Restaurants to Check out in Ft. Pierre

A city situated in Stanley County in South Dakota, Fort Pierre is named after Pierre Chouteau, Jr. Chouteau was a fur trader who, according to historical accounts, established this fort. The town is often frequented by tourists looking for a different kind of getaway, with its quaint but interesting attractions. These include Lily Park that can be found along Bad River and the historic site where the Lewis and Clark Expedition met with the Teton Sioux. The restaurants here serve awesome food that you will find hard to forget. Be sure to visit these restaurants while staying at your Ft. Pierre inn.

View Thirty Four
4251 E. Hwy 34
Fort Pierre, SD 57501
(605) 224-7537
www.viewthirtyfour.com

View Thirty Four is one of the most popular places in Fort Pierre. The menu is varied, offering dozens of local delicacies that center on fresh goodness and delectable flavor. But if you want to get a taste of the restaurant's specialties, focus on the chicken cordon bleu stuffed with prosciutto and mozzarella, or the Atlantic cedar plank salmon roasted with potato cakes and sauteed shiitake mushrooms. 

McClellands
902 W. Walleye Drive
Fort Pierre, SD 57532
(605) 223-9122

Just one mile from the city center of Fort Pierre, McClellands is a kid-friendly restaurant that has a lounge where you can listen to good music while you dine. The specialties include walleye and steaks. You can order any fish and have it served one of three different ways—grilled, deep fried or sauced. The steaks are commendable as well, and they're perfectly seasoned and cooked. McClellands has a full bar where you can enjoy fine spirits and wines.

Jake's Good Time Place
620 South Cleveland
Fort Pierre, SD 57501
(605) 945-0485

You'll definitely have a good time when you visit Jake's place. This is a combination of a sports and family restaurant that serves excellent burgers, steaks, seafood, barbecued ribs, grilled chicken, salads and soups, and buffalo wings. It's just a few minutes away from the city center.

La Minestra
106 E. Dakota
Fort Pierre, SD 57501
(605) 224-8090
www.laminestra.com

La Minestra is an Italian restaurant known for its charm and ambiance. Be sure to visit this place while staying at your Ft. Pierre Bed and Breakfast. It features an open kitchen that allows you to see how the menu items are created from scratch. The chef offers varied dishes but you'll especially love the the New York Style and Margherita pizzas. It also offers traditional pastas, hearty salads, desserts and sandwiches.

Myril Arch's Cattleman's Club Steakhouse
29608 Hwy 34
Pierre, SD 57501
(605) 224-9774
www.cattlemansclubsteakhouse.com

If you're a steak lover, don't miss Myril Arch's Cattleman's Club Steakhouse. Top options include t-bone steaks, sirloin steaks and porterhouse steaks. Don't make the mistake of thinking that this place is all meat, because it also serves fresh seafood dishes.