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Red Garter Saloon

Closed Now: 11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Open today: 11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
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Yee Ha!

Great Saloon. Tons of nostalgia on the walls an in this place. Has fantastic drinks and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Great visit here in October!

I arrived just in time for happy hour after a 7 miles hike up to Black Elk Peak. The drinks were... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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“old west”(9 reviews)
Red Garter Saloon was established over 50 years ago and is under the same family ownership today. Red Garter is open seasonally from April to Mid-October. Our Bar features live music, comedy western shows from Memorial Day through...more
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124 Winter St, Keystone, SD 57751-2033
+1 605-666-4274
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Great Saloon. Tons of nostalgia on the walls an in this place. Has fantastic drinks and outstanding western entertainment. Jerry Allen was there singing when my wife and I were there in September. He is quite the showman. We went there two nights in a...More

Thank Inspiration678159
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I arrived just in time for happy hour after a 7 miles hike up to Black Elk Peak. The drinks were refreshing...sat outside and enjoyed the beautiful weather and scenery there from the boardwalk outside the Red Garter Saloon. You can't go to Keystone without...More

Thank TallieB
Reviewed 11 October 2018

Since my review in May, the Management of the Saloon have been in contact....we have today received two Red Garter souvenir glasses to replace the wrong glass given to us when we visited earlier in the year. I would like to take this opportunity to...More

1  Thank littleplump
Reviewed 23 September 2018 via mobile

Wish I could give a negative 1 rating. Don't waste your time going here! This was my first time visiting South Dakota and my husband and I wanted to get a drink one night. We saw that this place had the majority of good reviews...More

Thank Nicole R
RedG37, Manager at Red Garter Saloon, responded to this reviewResponded 25 September 2018

We are sorry your visit was not up to either your expectation, or our standards. We have had multiple meetings with employees on this subject to assure that everyone is greeted and advised they would be helped soon. Unfortunately we are suffering as so many...More

Reviewed 14 September 2018 via mobile

We stopped in to check the place out and was pleasantly surprised. Although appealing to tourist, it is near Mount Rushmore after all, three saloon was very clean and the staff very friendly. There are many period looking items around the place and a nice...More

Thank KenJ1027
Reviewed 13 September 2018

The Red Garter has become a favorite destination when my buddy and I motorcycle out to the Black Hills of South Dakota. The Black Hills are a spectacular place to travel, especially if one avoids the crowded tourist season. The live music, especially when “Slim”is...More

Thank michaelandcaroll
Reviewed 1 September 2018

We stay in Keystone for bike rally so we visit the Red Garter Saloon a couple of times and this year was no different. You can sit outside and people watch on the boardwalk and street or you can sit inside and enjoy the music....More

Thank butch447
Reviewed 28 August 2018

Fun for the kids! It's an inexpensive short show. It helps to break the afternoon up. Good music and very entertaining.

Thank anderson213
Reviewed 3 August 2018

We ate a distinctly underwhelming meal next door and the drink was served by a lovely waitress from this bar. She was very knowledgeable and steered us towards a velvety Zinfandel for $19. We'd have enough of the restaurant so brought the rest of our...More

Thank Foodange
Reviewed 22 July 2018 via mobile

Fun stop with a great whiskey selection, fantastic live music and a beautiful fun-loving cocktail waitress!

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18 August 2017|
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Response from kiwisheila55 | Reviewed this property |
I don't remember but I think the last one of the day is at 5 pm.