Dining / Lounges

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.vertex sky bar food and drink menus

Maybe dining-in is more your style? No problem—just call for Room Service. Nearby restaurant Tally’s Silver Spoon caters to our guests for breakfast, brunch, or lunch.tally’s room service menu

Seattle’s Best Coffee

Seattle's Best CoffeeVoted “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.

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Paddy O’Neill’s Irish Pub

Paddy O'Neill's Pub & Casino

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.

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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.

Two gentleman enjoying select ales at Paddy O'Neill's Pub

Starting Wednesday, May 1st and throughout the summer, we will be open everyday at 11:00 am for lunch. Come sit on our patio and enjoy our daily $5 Working Lunch Special, or enjoy a Club Sandwich or Reuben from our full menu.

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.

Paddy O'Neill's Pub & Casino