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Gem Steakhouse & Saloon

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601 Main St, Mineral Palace Hotel and Gaming, Deadwood, SD 57732-1106
+1 605-578-2036
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Rapid City, South Dakota
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Having been in the area since 1991,we have dined here before and after the expansion. At first we were disappointed. Service was up and down,but overall happy with the meals. Last Thursday we had great dinner! Young lady who took care of us was outstanding. Meal was very good.

Thank James H
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29 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We eat here every time we are in Deadwood. Food is awesome, service is great!! Get the Merricks Ribeye or the Prime Rib!

Thank Abby B
Houston, Texas
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289 reviews
136 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 207 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I really enjoyed my stay at The Mineral Palace and a big part of that was this great little steakhouse and bar on the 2nd floor of the hotel. I had dinner and cocktails each of the 3 nights I was here and really can't say enough about this place, the steaks are huge and of excellent quality at price's... More 

Thank outlaw1865
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177 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 January 2017

We were disappointed when we last ate at this restaurant but decided to try again as we have had fabulous meals in the distant past. We are sorry to say it was as disappointing as our last visit. We ordered the Rib Steaks. They look precut and formed, both our steaks looked identical - not the rib steaks we come... More 

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5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 December 2016

I had the ribeye, my husband had the smoked prime rib, and our 4 children split 2 chicken fried steak dinners. Everything was cooked to perfection! We went home with a ton of leftovers. They even gave us a 10% discount for having gone skiing during the day. It was recommended to us and we definitely recommend it for other!... More 

Thank Lottis55
Saint Joseph, Missouri
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57 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 November 2016 via mobile

We had my husbands Christmas party here. Staff was friendly and the decor was great. Food was amazing and we all enjoyed our meal. Server was great, you never knew we were part of a large party.

Thank fleishans
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016

I was in Deadwood for the weekend with friends and one of the days we were wanting to go for a steak. Most places were 1hr wait or needed reservations so we check out the Gem and got in right away. We ordered prime rib, steaks and drinks, everyone enjoyed their meal and the prices were awesome even for us... More 

Thank Penny G
Aberdeen, South Dakota
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59 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 November 2016 via mobile

Had late dinner here. They had a Hawaiian burger that had ham and a peach or pineapple salsa on it. Very good burger. Ordered onions rings and they were not all that good

Thank Captain_PH
Kansas City
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016

My husband and I ate dinner here one night. Our server was superb, so friendly. We had an amazing dinner (superb steak), sides, everything. When we ordered beer, she told us if we got it ourselves at the bar, it was happy hour, and we could get it cheaper than if she brings it to us. We truly appreciated her... More 

Thank KClady1957
Rapid City, South Dakota
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17 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016

The food was amazing with generous portions at an affordable price. The window view overlooking the main street in Deadwood was a nice addition to the morning. Best breakfast value and atmosphere I've seen in a long time. Really no complaints to be had here.

Thank Greg D

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$7 - US$40
American, Steakhouse, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 601 Main St, Mineral Palace Hotel and Gaming, Deadwood, SD 57732-1106
  • Location: United States  >  South Dakota (SD)  >  Deadwood
  • Phone Number: +1 605-578-2036
The Gem Steakhouse is located on the second floor of the Mineral Palace Casino. Serving breakfast from 7 am - 11 am, lunch from 11 am - 4 pm and dinner from 4 pm - 10 pm. Take a walk through history and join us for an excellent meal in the exact location of Al Swearengen's Notorious 1877 Gem Theater.

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  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?