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.

We do not do “Call In Orders” throughout March-November due to busy season times.

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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.

breakfast in red river gorge


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  You've got to try the chili, it's great. Chili Rocks!

    George Phelps Avatar George Phelps
    October 23, 2015

    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 Swanson Harrison Avatar Patty Swanson Harrison
    July 2, 2018

    positive review  John and Nancy are the bomb.

    Chuck Caudill Avatar Chuck Caudill
    June 28, 2014

Come on In!

Winter Hours

November - February

Mon - Thu: Closed
Fri - Sat: 8am - 8pm
Sun: 8am - 2pm

Summer Hours

March - October

Mon - Thu: 8am - 8pm
Fri - Sun: 7am - 8pm



(606) 663-2549

We do not do "Call In Orders" throughout March-November due to busy season times.




769 Natural Bridge Rd
Slade, KY 40376