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Ruby House Restaurant

124 Winter St, Keystone, SD 57751-2033
+1 605-666-4404
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good41%
  • Average17%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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“steak” (79 reviews)
“buffalo stew” (58 reviews)
“indian taco” (25 reviews)
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
124 Winter St, Keystone, SD 57751-2033
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Reviewed yesterday

Well went here tonight on the recommendation of our hotel concierge 2 other couples waiting 5 empty tables in our line of sight and told would be a 30 minute wait...You lose Ruby! Try BarLee right around the corner, excellent service excellent food and gee...More

Thank Kathleen K
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

My friend & I had a snack here on the front porch after visiting Mt. Rushmore. The food is average. We just had potato skins & wings though. Our server was attentive & courteous. We enjoyed relaxing on the porch watching the world go by....More

Thank Goombagirl1
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

JUST SAYING GOOD FOOD.....Just not over the top......Of course everyone taste is different.....Reasonable priced stopped off on the way back to deadwood....Keystone is on the way to mount RUSHMORE....In fact its three miles from Mount RUSHMORE.....

Thank thefabfour2015
Reviewed 2 days ago

This was a nice place to eat for lunch the food was ok. Basically average is the best way I can describe it NOT A FAMILY RESTAURANT.

Thank Jennifer K
Reviewed 4 days ago

The Ruby House is rich with old world western charm, and the staff is polite and helpful. One of the House specialties is Buffalo Stew in a bread bowl, a great option for the cool fall nights coming up. There are many framed prints in...More

Thank Carole5453
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

When we got to Keystone we asked our hotel front desk clerk where to eat and she suggested Ruby house. We took her up on it whenever there and had a late lunch and it was pretty good not terrible not wonderful but pretty good...More

Thank Lisa G
Reviewed 5 days ago

We had lunch on the boardwalk out front because it was a warm day. Our lunch selections were delivered quickly and were large portions. Price was about average for a tourist town. We would eat there again and try eating inside next time because it...More

Thank Dee D
Reviewed 5 days ago

Decided to go to Keystone for dinner. after deciding we didn't want sit down service we headed to the upper deck and was not disappointed! Pulled pork was abundant and very tasty with the Blue Moon from the bar! Next trip to the Black Hills,...More

Thank porkchops86
Reviewed 6 days ago

Stopped by here on the way to Devil's Tower. Charming place and feels like you've stepped back in time. Good food, quick service.

Thank A and M
Reviewed 6 days ago

The trout was great. The buffalo burger was over cooked and a bit dry, so order it rare as we were not offered a cooking level.

Thank snappytraveler07
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Questions & Answers
15 May 2017|
Response from rubyhouse1 | Property representative |
Yes, dogs are allowed on the patio.
9 August 2016|
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Response from John S | Reviewed this property |
Anything with buffalo in it is very good--my wife and I usually split the fettucine alfredo--it is more than enough to share
Mallory G
10 July 2015|
Response from rubyhouse1 | Property representative |
Yes we are a family friendly restaurant.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$25
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 124 Winter St, Keystone, SD 57751-2033
  • Location: United States  >  South Dakota (SD)  >  Keystone
  • Phone Number: +1 605-666-4404
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