We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

The Bear Bottom Inn

$$ - $$$,
412 West Spruce Street, Mackay, ID 83251
+1 208-588-2483
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent91%
  • Very good9%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“ribs” (2 reviews)
“pizza” (2 reviews)
“great food” (5 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
412 West Spruce Street, Mackay, ID 83251
All Details
Write a Review
Reviews (21)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 21 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Whether you are driving by or making this your destination you MUST come!!! The food is amazing!! Almost seemed gourmet!! Not what was expected,And we were so pleased!!! We started with chips & salsa. 2 of us had the Tuscany sauce pizza & it was...More

Thank 4youFromJen
Reviewed 22 July 2017 via mobile

Great service, great food. No menus. Just ask for the day's special. I had my first red meat (12oz. Ribeye) in over 9 years and loved it! My husband, who cares very much about his steak, was happy too.

Thank Birdy616
Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

This place is a little gem in Mackay. They have a set menu each night and we were there on a Friday for ribs. Delicious! Very nice people to talk to as well. Nice choice of wine, too!

1  Thank IdahoShelby
Reviewed 23 August 2016

Clean & quaint restaurant with great food! We've eaten here a few times and the food is always excellent. We've had the pizza a few times and it's always good. Saturday nights in the summer one of the nightly dinner special is shrimp tacos and...More

1  Thank Arleen S
Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

Stopped on way home to Twin Falls from over Trail Creek Summit because of Trip Advisor! Service was friendly and prompt by Shannon and we were there on Saturday which is Mexican food night! It was delicious and fresh!! Yes, we would stop here again!!

1  Thank Judy L B
Reviewed 4 July 2016

They don't have a menu and only offer a few items. But the food was good! I would eat here again if I find myself out here.

1  Thank little m
Reviewed 18 June 2016

This place provides a pleasant dining experience, good food and a fair price. Friendly attentive staff who are familiar with the area and can offer suggestions to the tourist folks. Highly recommended

Thank michaelstapleton310
Reviewed 31 October 2015

We ate here for dinner on a Friday night, and the special was the ribs plate. Very good! The ribs were meaty and the sauce was unique and savory. The plate came with sweet potato, casserole, biscuit and as an extra treat there was fresh...More

1  Thank D B
Reviewed 11 October 2015

We enjoyed our visit at the Bear Bottom Inn. We spent two days here in Mackay. The staff was extremely friendly. The room was clean, cozy and very affordable. The restaurant food was homemade and fantastic. Don't pass this inn by if traveling through Mackay!!!

Thank Greg E
Reviewed 3 August 2015

New owners have really put in a lot of effort. Great beer selection, great food, service, and atmosphere, They serve one meal a night. Friday was bbq. All home made and very well done. The strawberry cheesecake desert was among the best I have had....More

Thank tuckerjw
Nearby Restaurants
Heidi's Cafe
5 reviews
37.86 km away
Pickle's Place
256 reviews
40.32 km away
102 reviews
64.20 km away
Nearby Attractions
Mackey Mine Tour
11 reviews
3.29 km away
Craters of the Moon National Monument
883 reviews
50.95 km away
Sun Valley Resort
225 reviews
64.20 km away
Lost Rivers Museum
6 reviews
.12 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from The Bear Bottom Inn staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, Pub
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 412 West Spruce Street, Mackay, ID 83251
  • Location: United States  >  Idaho (ID)  >  Mackay
  • Phone Number: +1 208-588-2483
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing