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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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Overview
  • Excellent74%
  • Very good20%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“gelato” (32 reviews)
“wine samples” (2 reviews)
“iced latte” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
Wine Bar, Contemporary, Cafe
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
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Value
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LOCATION
609 Highway 16A, Across the street from Rushmore Tramway Adventures and Aerial Park, Keystone, SD 57751
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1 - 10 of 149 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

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 1 week ago

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 2 weeks ago

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 3 weeks ago

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 weeks ago

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 3 weeks ago 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 3 weeks ago

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 5 weeks ago 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 4 weeks ago

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

Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

Great place. Did a small wine tasting to see what wine I liked best. Had great gelato. Outdoor area fabulous. Outdoor chess, playground, hackysack and fire pit.

Thank sharon s
Clay K, General Manager at Grapes & Grinds, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for the positive review, Sharon! We hope you'll come see us again next time you're in the area!

Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

Great outdoor kids play area for the kids and wine or coffee for the adults. Nice place to take a brake from all the running around.

Thank bugmalmberg
Clay K, General Manager at Grapes & Grinds, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks for the positive review! We try hard to be a relaxing oasis amidst the craziness that is Keystone, SD, and we're so glad you stopped by to check us out and had a good time!

Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

Trendy little shop in Keystone. Wine tasting, exotic gelato, boutique gifts, and espresso drinks all wrapped up in one. Lots of comfortable seating indoors and out. The gelato is amazing, and their coffee is pretty good. It's the best you'll find in Keystone for lattes...More

Thank misty_bee_Wyo
Clay K, General Manager at Grapes & Grinds, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you so much for the five-star review! We are glad you enjoyed your time with us!

Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

We ran across the street to this little gem for some coffee and gelato while waiting for the Rushmore Tramway to open. Eclectic, but very well done, they offered a full coffee menu, about eight different types of gelato, and wine (tasting offered to those...More

Thank Kristin M
Clay K, General Manager at Grapes & Grinds, responded to this reviewResponded 10 August 2017

Hey Kristin! Thank you so much for your 5-star review! We are so glad you enjoyed the shop.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$3 - US$10
Cuisine
Wine Bar, Contemporary, Cafe
Meals
Breakfast, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Accepts Discover, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 17:00
Monday
08:00 - 17:00
Tuesday
08:00 - 17:00
Wednesday
08:00 - 17:00
Thursday
08:00 - 17:00
Friday
08:00 - 17:00
Saturday
08:00 - 17:00
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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Description
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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