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Miner Brewing Company

Open Now: 11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Open today: 11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
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Cool microbrewery in Hill City. Outdoor and Patio seating available. Nice staff and good beer... read more

Reviewed 2 October 2018
Robyn R
Vacation day trip

Nice spot between Mt. Rushmore and Crazy Horse. Stop and enjoy the fine craft beers. Also a winery... read more

Reviewed 2 October 2018
Matt W
Eden Prairie, Minnesota
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  • Average6%
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“great beer”(10 reviews)
“next door”(17 reviews)
Located in the heart of the Black Hills, Miner Brewing Company produces craft beers that are both traditional in nature, and yet truly "South Dakota." Brewmaster Sandi’s goal is to craft beers that people can enjoy every day. We want to showcase as...more
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
23845 Highway 385, Hill City, SD 57745-6517
+1 605-574-2886
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Reviewed 3 January 2016

The staff was very personable and friendly! Make sure to try the fruit cider--tastes like fruit salad--SO YUMMY!

1  Thank ajh2016
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All reviews great beer next door prairie berry winery mango cream oatmeal stout beer flight light weight small menu red ale not a beer drinker large selection of beers black hills nice decor rushmore and crazy horse family friendly atmosphere nice place to stop my favorite
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Reviewed 2 October 2018

Cool microbrewery in Hill City. Outdoor and Patio seating available. Nice staff and good beer, they even offer 3 or 4 menu items. It was near the end of the season when we visited so their T-shirt selection was sparce.

Thank Robyn R
Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

Nice spot between Mt. Rushmore and Crazy Horse. Stop and enjoy the fine craft beers. Also a winery next door.

1  Thank Matt W
Reviewed 24 August 2018

Have been to its sister location Prairie Berry Winery many times but this was our first stop at the brewery. The staff was very helpful and recommended some great brews. We sat out on the patio and enjoyed both the beer and our surroundings. I...More

Thank scraplady2017
Reviewed 22 August 2018

Miner brewing has a great selection of beer that is brewed onsite. My wife and I were given the chance to sample a few before deciding on our final choices. I had the Summer Red Ale, very good and smooth. My wife had the Experimental...More

Thank Alan K
Reviewed 24 July 2018 via mobile

My family and I attempted to stop and have a few beers on a Saturday night right before 8 pm. To our surprise they were closing which as you can imagine was very surprising to us. When talking to staff they seemed very unsympathetic and...More

Thank jasonl841
PrairieBerryWinery, Guest Relations Manager at Miner Brewing Company, responded to this reviewResponded 31 July 2018

Jason, We're sorry to hear about your negative experience while attempting to visit Miner Brewing Company. We have shared your review with the Tap Room staff to ensure that in the future we are respecting our service hours and delivering a consistent experience regardless of...More

Reviewed 14 July 2018

We were pleased to see the craft brewing business thriving in western South Dakota and decided to stop in to Miner Brewing to try some local fare. Miner brews numerous beers and offered a reasonably priced flight to test a variety at $2 per beer....More

Thank glrob54
Reviewed 13 July 2018 via mobile

We were touring the Hills with some out of town guests for the day and stopped here for a quick beer before heading to Sylvan Lake. The staff was friendly and helpful and the beer was great, especially on a hot July afternoon. The place...More

1  Thank RCReviewer44
Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

Of the breweries we visited in the Hill City/Custer area Miner is the best. Great beer, great service and great atmosphere.

Thank Kirsten A
Reviewed 6 July 2018 via mobile

They offered a nice e variety of their brewed beer. We enjoyed our tasting flight. My favorite was the Mango beer, it had a good flavor and smooth taste.

Thank Kathy J
Reviewed 3 July 2018

We were traveling from Mount Rushmore to Badlands National Park and detoured (slightly) in order to try Miner Brewing. I had the Apple IPA and Prickly Pear Cider. I typically really enjoy sours so these were the two most along those lines. Absolutely great! The...More

Thank jcr6fd
PrairieBerryWinery, Guest Relations Manager at Miner Brewing Company, responded to this reviewResponded 4 July 2018

Thanks for making the detour, and we're glad you enjoyed your visit!

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Ray H
18 August 2016|
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Response from Guinness44life | Reviewed this property |
Laurie B
3 June 2015|
Response from PrairieBerryWinery | Property representative |
Laurie, Thanks for your question! Miner Brewing Company does have a limited food menu, offering three varieties of pan pies. We also have several board games and lawn games as well as snacks and sodas on hands to help keep... More