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Zesto Shop

213 W Capitol Ave, Pierre, SD 57501-2408
+1 605-224-4681
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  • Excellent80%
  • Very good15%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“sherbet” (19 reviews)
“ice cream” (43 reviews)
“sundae” (12 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Fast food
213 W Capitol Ave, Pierre, SD 57501-2408
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Reviewed 22 December 2017

This is my go to place to great a real malt and the even put real malt in the malt....so if you need a MALT this is the real deal.

1  Thank Steve W
Reviewed 7 December 2017

The Zesto is a must stop anytime I am in Pierre. It is open from March to September (check their website). It is the only ice cream confectionary that I will wait in line (it is outside) in a snowstorm to order. Friends I have...More

Thank Gr8Trek
Reviewed 27 September 2017 via mobile

A very popular kiosk with visitors and locals. As we sat eating our freshly cooked chicken sandwich, chocolate milkshake and amazingly large chocolate and vanilla twirl ice cream, we watched a never ending stream of people call here for their sandwiches, ice creams and shakes....More

Thank MikePbo
Reviewed 23 August 2017 via mobile

Zesto (pronounced Zesto's by a lot of locals) is the most popular place to get ice cream in Pierre. The sherbert is fresh and the shop offers various flavours throughout the year and you can find their monthly flavour calendar online. They close before November...More

Thank Nancy N
Reviewed 9 August 2017

They don't make the coffee flavor often so you have to keep checking the monthly menu. I have found that this is probably the best and my favorite flavor so when it become available I purchase it by the pint so I have some to...More

Thank sdlobo
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

When I was a kid growing up in Pierre, the sherbet of the week was the highlight. It has gotten only better over the last 40 years. Be warned: There are so many choices, and not enough room in your stomach to try them all!

Thank DVL63
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Zestos in Oierre, SD has some of the best ice cream and treats of anywhere! Don't be worried if there is a long line, and there generally is, it moves fast and is well worth the wait.

Thank Lls605
Reviewed 19 June 2017 via mobile

Best ice cream I've had in a long time. Better than D.Q. friendly cashiers. That's what makes the visit even better friendly cashiers friendly environment great ice cream. Thank you Zesto family. Visit from California.

Thank Monte M
Reviewed 1 June 2017 via mobile

Walking around Pierre after a long day. I had heard about this place from the front desk clerk at Ramkota Hotel. It was worth the trek to this little place! Great ice cream. Had long lines - always a good sign - they moved fast...More

Thank MKTravelingMed
Reviewed 24 May 2017 via mobile

Zesty never disappoints! This is a great stop for some very delicious Ice cream! It's a must stop if your traveling!

Thank Manda O
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Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
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Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 213 W Capitol Ave, Pierre, SD 57501-2408
  • Location: United States  >  South Dakota (SD)  >  Pierre
  • Phone Number: +1 605-224-4681
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