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Grapes & Grinds

$$ - $$$, , Cafe
609 Highway 16A, Across the street from Rushmore Tramway Adventures and Aerial Park, Keystone, SD 57751
+1 605-666-5142
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good21%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“gelato” (32 reviews)
“wine samples” (4 reviews)
“iced latte” (3 reviews)
Wine Bar, Contemporary, Cafe
$$ - $$$
609 Highway 16A, Across the street from Rushmore Tramway Adventures and Aerial Park, Keystone, SD 57751
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Reviewed 11 October 2017

After a few days eating the hotel's free breakfast, we needed a change and Grapes and Grinds was the answer. They offer a large section of coffee and bagels.

1  Thank Kerri C
Reviewed 7 October 2017

We stopped at grapes and grinds for coffee. I had an iced latte. It was good. The drink had a unique flavor that I enjoyed. It was slightly on the weak side but was still delicious. Prices were reasonable. Grapes & Grinds is a good...More

Thank radx4
Reviewed 24 September 2017

A great little place to stop for ice cream right in downtown Keystone just a stones throw from the train station.

Thank kv1361
Reviewed 23 September 2017 via mobile

Away from the crowds, this cafe and wine bar is a good place to wind down and relax with a good cup of coffee.

Thank Rebecca Q
Reviewed 21 September 2017

We stayed across the street at the Roosevelt Inn and waited on Sunday morning for them to open as I was needing some good coffee, not the hotel type. The business is decorated nicely and was inviting. Good coffee too!

Thank KansasTravelgrl
Reviewed 14 September 2017

This is a requirement if you are ever in Keystone. Just a walk down from the hotel we stayed at, the Rushmore Express Inn and Suites. Staff is friendly, atmosphere great!! They have a large chess board outside and lots of benches to sit on...More

Thank Heather K
Reviewed 4 September 2017

Stopped here waiting for the train from Keystone - nice atmosphere, made us decaf for our specialty drinks. We were looking for the anti-Starbucks and we found it! Very relaxing place in the hubbub of Keystone

Thank SueCrew
Reviewed 2 September 2017

We stopped in for homemade gelato for my teenager. Then, my adult step-daughter and I tried the various SD wines. There is my favorite, the "cranberry jalapeno" and the "rhubarb" wine. There were some more traditional blends as well, all from SD. The staff was...More

Thank Nancytallman
Clay K, General Manager at Grapes & Grinds, responded to this reviewResponded 3 September 2017

Thank you so much for the kind words, Nancy! We're so glad you came to check us out and hope you had a great rest of your trip! Come see us again if you find yourself in the area!

Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

We stopped in here and tasted a few wines. There was no charge for the tasting. We decided to have a glass of the Firehouse Syrah. It was a lovely red wine. This store seems to have a little something for everyone. Coffee, wine, gelato,...More

Thank TravelBugs-LewSue
Clay K, General Manager at Grapes & Grinds, responded to this reviewResponded 29 August 2017

Thank you so much for your five star review! The Firehouse Syrah is definitely our staff favorite so I'm glad to hear you enjoyed it! Who knew such a good traditional wine could come from South Dakota!

Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

My favorite favorite part is the lovely instrumental music playing as you walk up and also inside...it gives it such a relaxing atmosphere!! They have fudge and coffee and wine AND gelato!!! Mm mm mm!!! The flavors were exotic and so yummy! You can sample...More

Thank JoyousGirl91
Clay K, General Manager at Grapes & Grinds, responded to this reviewResponded 23 August 2017

Thanks for your 5-star review! We are so glad you enjoyed your visit!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$10
Wine Bar, Contemporary, Cafe
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 8:30 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 609 Highway 16A, Across the street from Rushmore Tramway Adventures and Aerial Park, Keystone, SD 57751
  • Location: United States  >  South Dakota (SD)  >  Keystone
  • Phone Number: +1 605-666-5142
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Grapes & Grinds Coffee Shop and wine bar is an oasis of relaxation in the middle of busy Keystone, South Dakota. Located near Mt. Rushmore National Monument, Grapes & Grinds specializes in coffee, wine, gelato, fudge, and an assortment of delectable pastries and food items. A large patio area features ample seating, a large kids playground, huge grassy area for the kids to play, and giant lawn games to keep the kids busy while parents relax with a glass of wine or beer. Grapes & Grinds offers completely free tastings of local and specialty wines, as well as free samples of our homemade gelato and fudge.
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