Sturgis, SD, Travel Guide

Phenomenal food in biker heaven, including a burly burger smothered in bourbon-soaked bacon and a smoky sweet ribs from a monster food truck.

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The Buffalo Chip

The most popular place to stay during the rally, The Buffalo Chip is the largest campground and concert venue in Sturgis. Complete with bars, liquor stores, a man-made beach, cabins and a restaurant row that will satisfy every palate.

20622 131st Avenue, Sturgis, South Dakota 57785

 
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Easy Rider's Saloon

The largest and most popular venue in Sturgis takes up a full city block, houses over a dozen bars plus 3 concert stages and features the beefiest menu in the Black Hills. Don’t miss the BBQ brisket and mac ‘n’ cheese.

888 Junction Avenue, Sturgis, SD 57785

 
Sleep
Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Sturgis

If you’re the odd man/woman out and you’re not driving the RV or camper to Sturgis, then check-in at the Holiday Inn Express, just a 6-minute drive to the epicenter of the action.

2721 Lazelle St, Sturgis, SD 57785

 
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JAK Concessions (division of Porky’s)

Porky’s boasts 4 different restaurants: 2 barbeque operations, a grilled and fried foods stand and the Chip Surf and Turf. Try the pancake burger and the Rocky Mountain oysters (bull and sheep testicles that are deep fried).

20622 131st Ave. Sturgis, SD 57785

 
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Jeanne’s Bourbon Street Barbeque

Visit husband-and-wife team Ken and Jeanne Rose in their “Big Pig Rig,” the uncontested largest food truck in the US, as they smoke and roast the best barbeque you can find at the rally.

1175 West Woodland Drive, Sturgis, SD 57785

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The Knuckle Saloon

Visit the famous Knuckle Saloon, a venue with 7 bars, MMA fights, bikini bike washes and legendary food like the Murtha Burger, Knuckle Sandwich and Buffalo Steak Tip.

931 1st St, Sturgis, SD 57785

 
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Pie for the People

Headquartered in Joshua Tree, CA, but temporarily relocated each year to Sturgis, SD, this vendor is all about rock ‘n’ roll -- the food is made by rock ‘n’ rollers and appropriately named after famous musicians.

20622 131st Ave. Sturgis, SD 57785

 
Travel
Rapid City Regional Airport

Connect to Rapid City Regional Airport by way of any international airport, and then drive 28 minutes to Sturgis, SD. Your best bet to getting to the food faster!

4550 Terminal Rd, Rapid City, SD 57703

 

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