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209 US Hwy 212, Cooke City, MT 59020-1119
+1 406-838-2251
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Overview
  • Excellent20%
  • Very good37%
  • Average21%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible7%
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“breakfast” (28 reviews)
Open Now
7:00 am - 10:00 pmAll hours
CUISINES
American, Bar
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
209 US Hwy 212, Cooke City, MT 59020-1119
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11 - 20 of 137 reviews

Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

This place reminds me of one where the owner wants out and is tired of owning the place so let's the staff run it. Server gal with red hair was not attentive and the bartender was down right rude when I wandered in to look...More

Thank Expattraveler100
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

We stopped in for breakfast before we left. It was very good. Good food. Good service and great coffee.

Thank Dwaine G
Reviewed 18 July 2017 via mobile

Good, quick service. Good breakfast. Very busy. Jug of decaf coffee made immediately we requested it.

Thank iandcl
Reviewed 16 July 2017

After an early morning in Lamar Valley we exited YNP for some breakfast in Cooke City. Walked into this place and I wanted to walk out...nothing fancy and hardly anyone there. The worker talked us into staying and said they had great food! We were...More

Thank ricefamily5
Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

Recently went to this restaurant after exploring the Lamar Valley. Service slow and off hand. Decided just to have toast. Took quite awhile for the toast to come and was cool and soggy. Without being told we were charged extra for peanut butter. Coffee terrible....More

Thank Patricia Y
Reviewed 17 June 2017 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 14 June 2017

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 3 June 2017

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 22 May 2017 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
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
American, Bar
Meals
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
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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