Daniel Boone Coffee Shop

The Best Coffee in Red River Gorge!

We Aren’t Just a Coffee Shop in Red River Gorge

Stop in for a warming cup of coffee or tea with homemade baked goods or breakfast sandwiches made at the deli. Maybe try one of our delicious smoothies or shakes for a cooling refreshment.

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Coffee & More

Stop in for a hot or cold drink. From coffee to smoothies we have something for everyone to enjoy.

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Start your Red River Gorge adventure off right with a bagel or breakfast sandwich from our deli.

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Whether you’re looking for something light or filling, we have easy tasty options made fresh for you.

Our Story

Daniel Boone Coffee Shop

Locally owned neighborhood coffee shop – a place to come by yourself or with friends. Besides Daniel Boone Coffee Shop’s extraordinary espresso, we also have great breakfast sandwiches, paninis, homemade baked goods and all natural fruit smoothies. Stop in to see us the next time you are in Red River Gorge and need that little extra kick.

Fresh Beans

Our delicious coffee is fair trade, organic and regionally roasted. We purchase our beans from a few different sources including Deeper Roots Coffee roaster in Cincinnati, Rocco’s Coffee Roastery, and Kentucky Mountain Coffee Company.

Deeper Roots
Roccos Coffee Roastery
Kentucky Mountain Coffee Company

Reviews From Our Customers

If you want the best coffee in Red River Gorge you need to come to Daniel Boone Coffee Shop. Don’t just take our word for it… read some of the reviews left by our customers.

    positive review  Great place to take a break from hiking! Good coffee and advice. And $3 tent camping??? Who knew. Love the music btw.

    Dawn Marie Avatar Dawn Marie
    August 7, 2019

    positive review  I don’t know how I’ve been coming down here for decades and been a cabin owner for years and had not realized this had opened and how amazing it is!! Apparently I’m about the only one that hadn’t though as it was wonderfully busy. Simply Amazing coffee and food and atmosphere! I will be a regular from here on out.

    Patty Harrison Avatar Patty Harrison
    July 2, 2018

    positive review  We are from Ohio and visited the shop on our way out of town. I wish we would’ve went earlier! I would’ve visited every day after knowing how amazing the coffee was there! While sipping our drinks on the way home, I told my husband, I think this is the best coffee I’ve ever had. He said he was thinking the same thing!

    Laura Krulik Avatar Laura Krulik
    July 6, 2020

Come on In!

Mon & Thur

8AM - 2PM

Fri & Sat

7:30AM - 5PM


7:30AM - 2PM

Tue & Wed


Christmas Eve & Day




(606) 663-2549




769 Natural Bridge Rd
Slade, KY 40376