When it comes to savory meals and delicious drinks, Hotel Alex Johnson has it covered.
Our rooftop bar, Vertex, includes one of the best restaurants in Rapid City SD with a classy lounge and a view, making this hub of Rapid City nightlife. The Executive Chef prepares some of the finest dishes and our bartenders are classically trained to mix premium cocktails or offer you glass of wine from our state-of-the-art WineStation, served at the perfect temperature.
Seattle’s Best Coffee
Voted “Best Coffee” in the Black Hills for 2011 by readers of the Rapid City Journal, the Seattle’s Best Coffee in the Hotel Alex Johnson offers guests a warm and welcoming neighborhood atmosphere. As the largest Seattle’s Best Coffee in the country, our friendly coffee shop is well-suited to serve hotel guests as well as the general public.
Opened in 2010, our Rapid City coffee shop features an extensive menu of hot and cold coffee beverages, unique soft drinks, fresh pastries, cookies, hot breakfasts, lunch sandwiches, and other sundries. The downtown café also offers Iced Lattes in a can for those who want to grab something for later in the day or packages of expertly blended coffee for those who want to brew their own cup at home.
View the full drink menu available at Seattle’s Best Coffee.
Whether you are stopping by for something quick or looking for a comfortable seat to sit back and relax, Seattle’s Best Coffee will present to you something exceptional. Spend time in the beautiful café and enjoy both complimentary high speed wireless and wired Internet service. Unwind with friends by the fireplace in one of the large leather easy chairs or sofas, listen to some great tunes or catch the news in HD on one of the large flat screens.
Call and schedule a meeting in the complimentary meeting room which can accommodate up to 45 people. Available for business meetings and more, Seattle’s Best Coffee in Rapid City is a great place to enjoy a beverage and spend quality time together.
Our coffee packages come in a variety of levels.
- Level One: “Light & Crisp” is for those who are looking for a sweet light coffee flavor. This type of coffee will compliment berries or tangy foods.
- Level Two: “Medium-Light & Lively” is for those who want a slightly cocoa flavor and can be easily paired with a citrus fruit.
- Level Three: “Medium & Balanced” is a coffee with medium acidity and a hint of nutty flavor. This coffee is made to go with buttery items or vanilla flavored snacks.
- Level Four: “Medium-Dar & Rich” has a savory chocolate flavor and will go with chocolate foods as such.
- Level Five: “Dark & Intense” is made for those who want a strong coffee aroma; this coffee pairs well with dark chocolate and rich delicacies.
Paddy O’Neill’s Irish Pub
There’s no need to venture to Ireland to experience a traditional Irish pub—Paddy O’Neill’s Irish Pub at the Hotel Alex Johnson offers guests a traditional atmosphere with all the comforts of a neighborhood pub. Drop in to sip a fine Irish whiskey, enjoy a warm meal and sit around a cozy table as you listen to live entertainment from local favorites or play your own favorite on the time-honored juke box.
Voted as “Best Bar” in the Black Hills for 2011 by readers of the Rapid City Journal, Paddy O’Neill’s is a purveyor of upscale beers and whiskeys and also features a lunch and dinner menu that encompasses a variety of classic Irish dishes mixed with regional Midwest influences.
With 725 square feet of space added to the bar in 2011, the Rapid City pub the perfect place to host a small gathering, such as an anniversary, bachelor and bachelorette celebration, or birthday party. In the summer, guests can enjoy the outdoor patio and spend an evening in a casual atmosphere where they can taste one of the many fine foreign beers and keep an eye on what is happening in the streets of Downtown Rapid City.
Become a Pub Member
Those who are frequent regulars of Paddy’s can purchase a member’s only engraved pewter mug. Each mug, personalized with each member’s name, will be left at the Irish pub after purchase so that the member can use it next time they visit. Members receive discounted drinks and can enjoy the evening with a personalized touch.
From a copper topped bar and rich dark wood furnishings to video lottery and the largest assortment of imported beers in the area, the Rapid City pub has a lively local pub environment with a relaxed Old World feel that is inviting of visitors young and old. Come grab a glass with friends, sing with the band, and relax at Paddy O’Neill’s Irish Pub.