Open Mid-May
thru Mid-Oct
Open Mid-May thru Mid-Oct

Thank you for inquiring about the Powder House Restaurant. We are a seasonal Restaurant open from mid-May to Mid-October every year.

Sadly, if you are seeing this message, we are currently closed for the season. Please feel free to look around the page and we hope to see you in the Spring.

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Specializing in Prime Rib, Buffalo, Fish, Wild Game & Pasta, the Powder House Restaurant offers you a kid friendly, unique Black Hills Dining Experience just minutes from Mount Rushmore, Crazy Horse, and Custer State Park!

With Buffalo, Elk, Quail, and a weekly rotating game feature on our menu every night, we invite you to go a little out of your comfort zone and immerse yourself in our Wild Game Menu.

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With our extensive wine list, featuring over 40 different choices, including South Dakota made wines from Firehouse Cellars, you will be sure to find the perfect choice to pair with your meal.

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Our selection of Premium Bourbons and Whiskeys are just the beginning. We pour a premium well in our full bar, and have the widest variety of local and regional craft beers near Mt Rushmore to enjoy in our dining room or on our covered outdoor patio complete with Fire Pits.

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Breakfast Closed for Season
Lunch Closed for Season
Dinner Closed for Season

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