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Red Garter Saloon

Closed Now: 1:30 pm - 12:00 am
Open today: 1:30 pm - 12:00 am
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Cool little spot

We stopped in to check the place out and was pleasantly surprised. Although appealing to tourist... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Live music with a taste of the old west

The Red Garter has become a favorite destination when my buddy and I motorcycle out to the Black... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“big dave”(6 reviews)
“comedy show”(6 reviews)
“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 2 days ago 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 yesterday

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 1 week ago 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 1 week ago

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 3 weeks ago

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 4 weeks ago

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!

1  Thank MDMM86
Reviewed 16 July 2018 via mobile

Not sure if it was part of the act or it was just her nasty personality – but I would not recommend this place to anyone with young children trying to sample sarsaparilla in a saloon after day of sightseeing. Super disappointing!

1  Thank Odyssey585385
Reviewed 11 July 2018

We stopped in for a drink and there was a man playing old country music. LOVE IT. The decor is so cool. I could imagine the old cowboys making trouble.

Thank tonya b
Reviewed 24 June 2018

Every time I stop in Keystone we stop here for a drink and the atmosphere. 19 years ago when I was pregnant I even had a virgin red garter drink. We have seen the show and it is great. This time we were there after...More

Thank Kristin M
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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.