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Al's Oasis

1000 E S Dakota State Hwy 16, Oacoma, SD 57365-6514
+1 605-234-6054
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  • Excellent19%
  • Very good40%
  • Average23%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“buffalo burger” (99 reviews)
“pie” (76 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1000 E S Dakota State Hwy 16, Oacoma, SD 57365-6514
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Great serving staff but too bad the food wasn’t as good as the people. Strange tasting gravy on the turkey sandwich, maybe straight from a can? Sub par burger and lukewarm fries.

Thank Steve S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This touristy looking saloon restaurant is probably frequented by budget bus tours. There weren’t many options, so we went in. I was assured that the soup was homemade so Blt and soup For me. The soup had a familiar Campbell’s taste and the noodles and...More

Thank Edith E
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stopped for breakfast with my mother. Had a great waitress - very friendly and helpful. Really went the extra mile ! Food was good.

Thank LaurieLarsen
Reviewed 1 week ago

This restaurant is always a must on our trek out to Mount Rushmore. We enjoy this restaurant so very much, the food is decent not great but it is a good place to visit as you trek out to Mount Rushmore. I love the Indian...More

Thank Patti D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped on the recommendation of a local. I had the ribeye which was very good. It was a little under cooked & had some gristle, but very good flavor. My husband had the sirloin tips and said they were good. Soup & salad bar was...More

Thank Patti M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Just had to stop by for some 5 cent's coffee . I had a buffalo burger and fries let me tell you . I think there is a shortage on Buffalo meat this thing was a kids burger . Smallest burger I have ever seen...More

Thank rond137
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Do not recommend ! The server was very rude, didn't ask us what we wanted to drink, I asked for ranch dressing and she sighed and acted like it was a bother, and she reached across the table in front of my face to put...More

Thank Maureen H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

They have a great salad and soup bar and their prices are reasonable. Service was also very good. Try the pie. OMG. Heaven

Thank MarySue C
Reviewed 16 April 2018 via mobile

We were making our way to Washington state and were stranded in South Dakota because of a blizzard. We had to make a stop to figure out what we were going to do since the interstate was closed the way we needed to go. The...More

Thank Ronni R
Reviewed 11 April 2018

Traveling through and stayed at the hotel next door. We only ate here out of convenience, and will not be back. I had the salad bar which was pretty much tasteless. One of my traveling companions had the rib-eye, which was not good. Poorly cooked...More

Thank Jon C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1000 E S Dakota State Hwy 16, Oacoma, SD 57365-6514
  • Location: United States  >  South Dakota (SD)  >  Oacoma
  • Phone Number: +1 605-234-6054
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