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Best things to do in Mandan

Discover the city according to locals. Find the best things to do, places to eat, and get priceless advice from the people who live here.

Travel Agency
“For a fee, take a riverboat cruise up/down the Mighty Missouri River during the summer months. Food and drinks available onboard.”
6 locals recommend
Food
“Not the best place for ambiance of a brewery, but their brews are super tasty and worth trying out. I love their brown ale and stout recipes!”
2 locals recommend
Bar
“I recommend DBC not just for the beer but the atmosphere. My favorite beverage there is the chokecherry sour. If you're not one for beer, try the soda or coffee! I think the best night of the week to go there is Wednesday because they have game nights but you can play any of their board games Tues-Sat. They often support the community by bringing in local catering. If you happen to stop in on a night that Das Mountain is cooking, I highly recommend fleishkeukle. It's a favorite that is unique to the mid-west. ”
1 local recommends
Point of Interest
“Great views of the Missouri River and access to bike and walking trails that go down to the river from the overlook.”
4 locals recommend
Park
“Pioneer Park is just down the hill and offers miles of trails along the river.”
2 locals recommend
Point of Interest
2 locals recommend
Route
“Iconic two-lane road that borders the Missouri River. In the fall the many trees will sport thousands of colors and falling leaves. Very peaceful on motorcycle, bicycle, or automobile.”
2 locals recommend
Food
3 locals recommend
Restaurant
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1 local recommends
Bar
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1 local recommends
Restaurant
“Cute little 50's style diner. Try the Knoephla soup! They serve breakfast, lunch, and dinner. ”
1 local recommends
Bar
“They have Bingo every night from 7-8:30 and live country music right after that!”
2 locals recommend
Amusement Park
2 locals recommend
Bowling Alley
1 local recommends
Restaurant
1 local recommends
Adult Boutique