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The Silver Lining Creamery - Main Street Square

512 Main St Ste 100, Rapid City, SD 57701-2922
+1 605-791-1141
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  • Excellent79%
  • Very good16%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“ice cream” (64 reviews)
“waffle cone” (9 reviews)
“pumpkin pie” (2 reviews)
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Contemporary, American, Gluten Free Options
512 Main St Ste 100, Rapid City, SD 57701-2922
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Everyone in our group loved this cute ice cream parlor in downtown Rapid City. They make all their own unique flavors on site. The location is perfect - in Main Street square across from the water fountains - for kids to play and cool off....More

Thank Megghan A
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Oh my the sorbet was wonderful. I was disappointed when they only had one sorbet as I can't tolerate dairy products these days. Then I tasted the blueberry pomegranate sorbet and wow. Try it, you won't be disappointed. Prices were reasonable. Three of us got...More

Thank DGlennC
Reviewed 5 days ago

The place was well situated, clean, the staff was friendly and the ice cream was very creamy and had good chocolate flavor.

Thank hrd24gt
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

My son loves the ice cream here. It's homemade in small batches. They offer a lot of good toppings. A definite gem worth visiting if you are in downtown rapid city and looking for something sweet.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 5 days ago

Everyone loves ice cream--well, almost everyone. Silver Lining Creamery has a different set of flavors each day to choose from. I am a true celiac (gluten free),, so I can't have the waffle cone, but never fear, there are cups! On any given day, you...More

Thank Pam W
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We were searching downtown Rapid City for dessert and happened upon this square: a water park (the kind where the water shoots up in little fountains for wee ones). The ice cream here had original flavors (like a spicy hot mango and cashew). The service...More

Thank Deanne V
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I love this place because of it's location right at Main Street Square...and because the servers are so nice and friendly...and mainly because the ice cream is a mouth full of heaven spoonful by spoonful.They do everything right at this place and I love bringing...More

2  Thank Gina V
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

While visiting the area we were looking for some delicious ice cream and we found it. They had some safe flavors like vanilla bean and chocolate. My boyfriend has the apple pie and I had the firecracker, which was a spicy coconut ice cream with...More

Thank Melanie H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I would have never thought to combine spicy and ice cream, BUT it's amazing. They always seem to have a flavor available that will mix incredible sweet with a hint of spice. This is a great place to get a dessert while in the beautiful...More

Thank Dkinnan
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I absolutely love the variety of ice cream and ice cream products here, it's very unique. The prices are a little high, but, I can go with that as long as the food is good.

Thank goblueM
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Contemporary, American, Gluten Free Options
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 512 Main St Ste 100, Rapid City, SD 57701-2922
  • Location: United States  >  South Dakota (SD)  >  Rapid City
  • Phone Number: +1 605-791-1141
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The Silver Lining Creamery is a small batch gourmet ice cream creamery situated on The Main Street Square in downtown Rapid City. A Small, cute ice cream parlor creating 14% butterfat ice cream all by hand. Enjoy your waffle cone, shake or banana split while you watch the ice cream creators craft ice cream through a large floor to ceiling viewing glass. Enjoy your treats in the square in the summer while playing in the water fountains, grass or listening to a concert. Open year around, grab a cone while you ice skate or attend a winter market.
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