Lead, South Dakota: Big Carved Wood Bear and Fish

Bear chiseled from tree stump holds a fish overhead, labeled Lewie's. Advertises a sports saloon and restaurant.

Lewie's Burgers and Brews

711 South Main St., Lead, SD
Lewie's Burgers and Brews. Just south of Lead, SD on US-85.
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Bear and Fish.

Big Carved Wood Bear and Fish

This 10 foot tall bear is happily showing off his catch in front of Lewie's Saloon & Eatery in Lead, South Dakota. Looks like a great place -- their slogan is "Good Times, Good Food, Mixed Drinks." Get here on NASCAR Sunday's since they have 38 TV's tuned to catch the race.

[Jim Hejl, 07/24/2011]

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