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Bar N Ranch Restaurant

890 Buttermilk Creek Rd, West Yellowstone, MT 59758
+1 406-580-5756
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good22%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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American, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
890 Buttermilk Creek Rd, West Yellowstone, MT 59758
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Reviewed 31 August 2017

Enjoyed two great breakfast here at the Bar N Ranch. Good selection of eats in the morning. Also had a great dinner one of the nights at the big house. Great to sit down after a long day at Yellowstone.

Thank hplcman
Reviewed 31 August 2017

If you're in a hurry, don't come! For a nice, pleasant, relaxed dining experience, this is the place! If you need something, just ask! The wait staff is very attentive, had a very nice chat with our waitress, who also then left us alone to...More

Thank Barbara S
Reviewed 29 August 2017

I like this place, in west yellow stone, I would rank this as the best place in town or should I say close to town. I have eaten here many many times, because we have a place close by. I think if you are in...More

1  Thank MikeinMalibu
Reviewed 28 August 2017

Off the beaten path with a view of the "ranch," the food is amazing, but a little pricey. Lower your service exceptions, people, you're in rural Montana. Slow down, the staff is very helpful and friendly, but sometimes take awhile. Have the "cocktail of the...More

Thank sailmedic
Reviewed 27 August 2017

This was our third year going back to the Bar N to celebrate Christmas in Yellowstone. I asked for seating in the back room with a view (which I was assured we would get) and had also requested a special order cheesecake. It took 3...More

Thank Wendy R
Reviewed 23 August 2017

We enjoyed a lovely meal here while staying at the Under Canvas Tents. The restaurant is arguably the best part of the Yellowstone Under Canvas experience. The wife got a delicious salmon dish and I opted for the daily special - which was excellent. Our...More

Thank B_G_NYC_1
Reviewed 19 August 2017

Enjoyed a delicious meal of wild game (elk) and steak at this restaurant. The room is really picturesque, inside a large log cabin with expansive views of the very picturesque valley where it's sited. The food was very good and the menu has lots of...More

Thank jcisrhiannon
Reviewed 16 August 2017

It's hard to get a decent meal inside YNP and restaurants in West Yellowstone, for the most part, serve another version of the institutional fare. Bar N Ranch seemed to have better quality food prepared by a talented chef. The breakfast buffet was a bargain...More

Thank Bruce L
Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

Y'all, I can't even tell you enough good things about this place. *Staff-Awesome *Food-Amazing *Drink-Delicious *Atmosphere-Perfect I had the pork chop, and it was by far the best pork chop I've ever had. My husband got the Ribeye, and devoured it! I would recommend that...More

Thank HRHragg
Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

We are foodies, so coming here was a nice change of pace from all of the BBQ in downtown. We enjoyed the watermelon salad and and mushroom augratin as appetizers. And salmon, burger, steak and elk. Great views as well

Thank Susie M
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3 September 2017|
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Response from hdstern | Reviewed this property |
Casual, comfortable.
Emily W
2 September 2015|
Response from LonePeakHospitality |
Hi Emily, Between our lodge and our cabins we have 15 rooms available. Depending on the type of room/cabin it can accommodate anywhere between 2 - 12 people. If you would like further information please contact us at... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 14 - USD 42
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Highchairs Available, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
View, Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 890 Buttermilk Creek Rd, West Yellowstone, MT 59758
  • Location: United States  >  Montana (MT)  >  West Yellowstone
  • Phone Number: +1 406-580-5756
  • E-mail
The Bar N Ranch Restaurant has changed the epicurean landscape of southwestern Montana. Offering world-class cuisine to a colorful pallet of visitors has brought to our small mountain community a taste of something wonderful. In honoring the value of tradition while embracing bold and daring ideas, the Bar N has become a landmark restaurant Yellowstone Country. Full bar, exceptional wine list. Dinner & Breakfast Service. Advanced reservations are encouraged.
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