Dinner with a view is an amazing combination everyone can appreciate. Being able to enjoy a delicious meal while looking over the rushing water of a river is what makes an evening out the perfect one. These 5 restaurants in South Dakota have it all: they’re right on the river, they have amazing food, and you’ll definitely love them.
1. Ode To Food & Drinks - Sioux Falls
Situated right on the Big Sioux River, you can have your breakfast, lunch, or dinner out on the lovely patio at this restaurant. They have a variety of choices and their breakfast is definitely one of their top items. With this kind of view and that mouthwatering food, you can't pass this place up if you get the chance to go.
Ode To Food & Drinks is located at 300 Cherapa Pl, Sioux Falls.
2. The Landing - Yankton
Take advantage of a nice day by eating outside at The Landing, located right on the Missouri River. Not only is the view great, but the food is even better. They have wonderful steak and fish options as well as pasta and burgers, all of them gourmet. They've got it all, and you need to try it next time you're in the area.
The Landing is located at 104 Capital St, Yankton.
3. Boar's Nest - Lead
Now here's a spot that you'll leave with unforgettable memories! This is a popular spot during the Sturgis Motorcycle Rally and a great place to hit up when you're visiting the area. Try their Boar Burger - pictured above - which is pulled pork on top of a burger. Can you say YUM? The unique building is sitting right on Whitetail Creek and you can sit right at the water if you want. They're only open during the summer season, so head on over before you miss your chance!
Boar's Nest is located at 11275 HWY 14A, Lead.
4. Drifters Bar & Grille - Fort Pierre
This recently opened restaurant will tingle your tastebuds with the awesome dishes they serve right next to the mighty Missouri River. They have simply mouthwateringly good food that you'll want to come back for the very next day. Experience all they have to offer at their great location with views to last.
Drifters Bar & Grille is located at 325 E Hustan Ave, Fort Pierre.
5. Falls Overlook Cafe - Sioux Falls
Now that's quite the sandwich! This is one of many options at the beautiful Falls Overlook Cafe, literally right in Falls Park. The fantastic views can be viewed from their patio and the restaurant is full of the history of the area. They have live music every Friday night during the summer to go along with the amazing meal you'll be enjoying. It's a great way to experience Falls Park!
Falls Overlook Cafe is located at 825 North Webster Ave, Sioux Falls.