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Prospector

209 US Hwy 212, Cooke City, MT 59020-1119
+1 406-838-2251
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Overview
  • Excellent20%
  • Very good41%
  • Average21%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible7%
6 days ago
“Good value for breakfast”
2 weeks ago
“BEST PANCAKES - ANYWHERE!!!”
Open Now
07:00 - 22:00All hours
CUISINES
American, Bar
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
209 US Hwy 212, Cooke City, MT 59020-1119
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Here's the place to stop for breakfast before a day exploring Lamar Valley. Part of the Soda Butte Lodge, it's old-timey and simple, with good, solid food. The Daybreaker breakfast combo of two eggs, bacon or sausage and "silver dollar pancakes" arrived with normal-size pancakes...More

1  Thank vinfan
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great for breakfast, lunch and dinner. It has standard American foods that really renew you after a day in Yellowstone. Also, their restrooms are very nice, other restaurants in Cooke City cannot say that. For dinner, they have a wonderful thin crust pizza to go...More

Thank Karen W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Love the pancakes here! Edges are a little crisp and the rests out of this world! Get 'em even if you don't like anyone else pancakes!!! Dinner: Pizza very good!

Thank justabite
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Service, drinks and food all were excellent. I loved having homemade food while on vacation. The hand cut fries are amazing. I had the flatbread pizza and wow, it was homemade sauce and fresh ingredients. I was very impressed. This place is a definite to...More

Thank Dawn5521
Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

If you like grease to run out of your burger this is the place for you. I don't. Fairly fast service, the sole guy working the floor was friendly and had a great bear story. There are NO substitutions allowed, not even one kind of...More

Thank Sherry D
Reviewed 6 March 2017

Stopped in the bar with 6 guys after a day of snowmobiling. Sat at a table in the bar area, and didn't get served. So, one of the guys when up to the bar and got beers for us. Another 2 guys came in and...More

Thank steve y
Reviewed 6 November 2016

Nothing fancy, but the food is good and the service is even better. Large portions and never had a complaint.

Thank RHoward2014
Reviewed 28 October 2016

We stayed in Cooke City right before most places close down for a short period of time until the Winter/snow season. The Prospector was still open and we had dinner and breakfast at this restaurant. Loved both our visits. Great service. Very attentive. We really...More

Thank IMissGizmoCat
Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

We visited twice this year. Tried their Reuben Sandwich for lunch with tater tots. It was very greasy, but tasty, too. Our server was the same short blond gal as years before, she takes her sweet time and her demeanor dares you to say anything...More

Thank nobodysmama
Reviewed 30 September 2016 via mobile

Had lunch here. Very small town feeling with delicious sandwiches. Really enjoyed having lunch here.

Thank tweety874
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
American, Bar
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 22:00
Monday
07:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 22:00
Thursday
07:00 - 22:00
Friday
07:00 - 22:00
Saturday
07:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 209 US Hwy 212, Cooke City, MT 59020-1119
  • Location: United States  >  Montana (MT)  >  Cooke City
  • Phone Number: +1 406-838-2251
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