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Mountain Man Trading Post

2334 W US Highway 93, Arco, ID 83213-8730
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good33%
  • Average16%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
1 week ago
“Food was good. The word eclectic comes to mind.”
15 Aug 2017
“Hidden gem!”
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Mexican, American, Delicatessen
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2334 W US Highway 93, Arco, ID 83213-8730
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Small restaurant/store. Had to look twice to determine if it was open. There was a party of 6 had come in just before we got there. Took a while for them to decide what to order. The women that took their order then asked what...More

Thank Elaine M
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

We stopped here for breakfast. I consider this place a hidden gem.. the owners take such a good care you!! Treat you like if they know you for a long time and provide not only excellent service but excellent gmfood as well. They themselves prepare...More

Thank A_0326
Reviewed 25 May 2017

Great place for fresh made pizza and ice cream. Great place to shop for Gluten free diets too, great range of products. Have fresh veggies available too!!!

1  Thank sandy61245
Reviewed 14 October 2016 via mobile

This is one of the few places I will go out of my way to visit again. Stopped in for a chance at finding something a bit different and scored big time. Friendly people, great service and a killer B.L.T sandwich. Sauerkraut was being prepared...More

2  Thank Gabe E
Reviewed 18 August 2016

Local culture with lots of character. Our group of five adults and three youth overwhelmed the combination owner/host/cook/coffee tender. Right fit for this place is two or three guests in any given party. Seating consists of three two-up tables in front of main counter/register with...More

2  Thank Vince_3734
Reviewed 16 August 2016

The friendliest mountain man you will ever meet is your host and cook. Homemade jam is great. Omelettes are full of flavor and filling. Prices are very reasonable.

1  Thank Mark M
Reviewed 9 July 2016

This is really quite an emporium and cafe. You will likely not come across a place with such variety and you won't find a place with a person like Mel. He's full of great stories, philosophy and personality. He also cooks up a good breakfast....More

1  Thank Dan W
Reviewed 7 July 2016

We stumbled upon this trading post on 2nd July. The owners were really friendly and the meal was great. A karaoke evening was in progress with the locals. Wish we had had time to stop as it looked to be fun. Quaint place, we would...More

1  Thank TILLYFARLAR
Reviewed 21 July 2015

We had been told that the Mountain Man Trading Post was quaint and "down home." Those observations proved to be true. Unfortunately, Mel wanted to tell us about why Arco is a better place to live than Oregon, where we live and where he grew...More

Thank Nancye B
Reviewed 4 July 2015

I stumbled on Mountain Man while travelling through Arco a few years ago. Mel, the owner, was immediately welcoming from behind the counter. I loved how he cooked everything right in the open! I ordered a buffalo burger and while I waited, he went and...More

2  Thank Emily B
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  • Address: 2334 W US Highway 93, Arco, ID 83213-8730
  • Location: United States  >  Idaho (ID)  >  Arco
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