What’s On the Menu?
Find Places to Eat
Start with burgers by the bagful at Nick’s Hamburger Shop or sip in style at Kool Beans Coffee & Roasterie. For a party atmosphere, head to Cubby’s rooftop and tackle some waffle fries with a cold beer. And that’s just for starters.
Applebee’s Neighborhood Grill & Bar
Your friendly neighborhood grill. Catch a game or have a fun night out with the family at Applebee’s.
Backyard Grill & BBQ
Pulled pork, Texas beef brisket and a full rack of ribs are just some of the menu items you’ll find.
Boss’ Pizzeria and Sports Bar
Boss’ Pizzeria and Sports Bar is a locally owned and operated restaurant and bar serving up some of the best specialty pizzas, appetizers, broasted chicken in Brookings, SD. We also have a fantastic selection of beers and specialty craft drinks to indulge in while you watch your favorite team or event!
Brookings Country Club
Take your best shot while enjoying the scenery or bring families together in the banquet space at the Brookings Country Club.
This Brookings staple serves some of the best comfort food around. Breakfast and lunch are served daily.
Craft Chophouse & Lounge
Hand crafted and locally sourced. Craft Chophouse & Lounge fuses farm-to-table and fine cusine.
Cubby’s Sports Bar & Grill
The ultimate sports bar with more than 55 TVs and plenty of places to sit the whole team.
Enjoy great tasting ingredients from Midwest-raised beef to our classic Wisconsin Cheese Curds.
CupA Tea is bringing generations of brewing the best tea from South East Asia to Brookings for the first time!
Dairy Queen Grill & Chill
Treat yourself to one of the many flavors of blizzards and ice cream cakes at Dairy Queen.
Danceland Bar, Grill & Campground
Just south of Brookings, this all-in-one campground serves cold drinks and good times.
Eponymous Brewing Company
Passion for unique flavors and a microbiology background make Eponymous Brewing Company a unique addition to the Brookings brew scene.
Flavor Indian & Asian Fare + Grocery
A fusion of global flavors in downtown Brookings. Prepare your tastebuds for bold, rich flavors in every bite.
Guadalajara’s Mexican Restaurant
Classic Mexican entrées, vegetarian options and tasty margaritas are available at Guadalajara’s.
Insomnia Cookies is a late-night cookie company serving warm cookies, ice cream and other sweet treats until midnight or later every day.
Kentucky Fried Chicken, founded by the Colonel and serving up everything you love about chicken.
La Cantina Mexican Restaurant
Located in the Brookings Inn, La Cantina is a great option if you’re craving an authentic Mexican dish.
In the mood for a little spice? La Corita offers a wide range of your favorite Mexican dishes.
Located inside of Agua Fresh this counter-serve restaurant makes pasta and noodle dishes from all over the world.
Meadow Creek Golf Course
Natural prairie and wet lands keeps guests returning to this nine-hole golf gourse, located in Volga, SD.
Midwest Fresh Catering serves traditional and innovative foods, prepared fresh from the highest quality ingredients.
This non-profit coffeehouse boasts Fair Trade coffees and teas, and also serves hearty sandwiches and soup.
Mosaic Wine Bar & Small Plates
Celebrate the moments that make each of us special around great company with even better food and drinks.
Patriot’s Grub and Sweets
Homemade American and Carnival style food is our staple. We are a small family owned and operated restaurant.
Pheasant Restaurant & Lounge
Enjoy a taste of South Dakota with a pheasant salad wrap or bison burger at this iconic Brookings full-service restaurant.
Pints & Quarts
P’s and Q’s as the locals say is a downtown pub with a wide variety of beers on tap and tasty burgers to boot.
Buffet chain offering pizza, fried chicken & classic American sides in an Old West-themed setting.
Rub N Tug BBQ
Howdy BBQ fans! If you are looking for the smoked meat of your dreams you have come to the right place.
SDSU Dairy Bar
Ask for the famous cookies ‘n cream, noted as the best ice cream treat in South Dakota by the Food Network Magazine
Shorty's Hotbox is your one stop shop for your classic 'county fair food' favorites.
A local hit serving a West-Mex twist on everything from tacos to our famous meat and potato burrito.
The Lanes Bowling Center is the newest bowling alley in South Dakota and can be found nestled into a corner of Brookings, close to campus.
Tropical Smoothie Café
Casual, health-conscious chain café featuring custom smoothies, sandwiches & wraps.
Whiskey Creek Wood Fire Grill
Unique seasonings and rubs make for award winning flavor at Whiskey Creek.
Wok N Go
Quickness is the name of the game, and that’s what you’ll find at Wok N Go, a Chinese takeout joint in the Brickwood plaza.
Wooden Legs Brewing Company
Inspired by Wilmot Wood Brookings, Wooden Legs Brewing Co. features craft brews, pizza, sandwiches and more.
Who says you have to choose? Yessica’s offers Mexican and Italian cuisine. Bring your appetite?