Where to Eat | West Yellowstone


Bear Country Bake Shop & Eatery  Next to Arrowleaf, Bear Country Bake Shop & Eatery is open for breakfast. From the oatmeal sunflower loaves to the sandwich wraps, Bear Country Bake Shop is a unique West Yellowstone experience. If you are celebrating in Yellowstone, this is the place to purchase your cakes. Open seasonally. 29 N. Canyon St.  406-646-9737
Euro Cafe  Open from 7am to 3pm, this cafe features breakfast sandwiches, eggs, crepes and a standard American breakfast.  Also has gluten free options.
237 Firehole Ave.  406-646-1170

Ernie's Bakery and Deli  Ernie's Deli is a well-established breakfast and sandwich shop. You can call the night before and they will have a box lunch made for you in the morning. Ernie's is open year round and offers to-go beer and wine.  406 Highway 20.  406-646-9467
Woodside Bakery  Fresh pastries and baked goods.  They also do a great box lunch for your day in the park.
17 Madison Ave.  406-646-7779


Rocky's Nut House  A local watering hole, Rocky's might just be the place you are looking for to meet friends for a drink or three.  West end of Madison Ave.


Beartooth BBQ  A local's favorite for BBQ.  Beartooth is located on Canyon St. It is open seasonally for lunch and dinner. As well as great BBQ, they also offer a beer and wine menu.   111 N. Canyon St.  406-646-0227
Buckaroo Bill's  Open summers only with outdoor seating, Buckaroo Bill's specializes in BBQ and ice cream. With a kicked-back family-style atmosphere, the staff will be sure to accommodate your needs.  24 N. Canyon St.  406-646-7901


China Fun Restaurant  Authentic Chinese food.  316 N. Canyon St.  406-646-9988
Chinatown Restaurant  Open seasonally. They will cater to large groups if you call ahead to make arrangements. Delivery is offered.  110 Madison Ave. 406-646-7088
Red Lotus  Open year-round. Located across from Marketplace Supermarket, Red Lotus sports a newly redesigned interior and an assortment of Chinese delicacies.  Delivery after lunch.   19 Madison Ave.
Tea Tao's Tea Room  132 Madison Ave.  406-646-6838


Gusher Pizza & Sandwich Shoppe  With pizza, sandwiches and an all-you-can-eat spaghetti night on Wednesday, the Gusher offers a variety of meals to choose from. Open seasonally, they offer beer and wine selections. Delivery is offered starting at lunch.  Located at the corner of Madison and Dunraven. 406-646-9050
Pete's Rocky Mountain Pizza & Pasta  From homemade spaghetti, salads, and full Italian dinners  to pizza, Pete's offers a wide selection. Pete's is a family-owned restaurant that  has a selection of beer and wine. Delivery is offered starting at dinner. Open seasonally. 112 N. Canyon St.  406-646-7820
Wild West Pizzeria & Saloon  With world-renowned macaroni and cheese, lasagna, spaghetti, and their specialty pizzas with a choice of white or red sauce, Wild West has something to make every mouth happy. Open year round for lunch and dinner. Delivery is offered starting at dinner. 14 Madison Ave.  406-646-4400


Grizzly Claw  Stop by after visiting the Grizzly Wolf Discovery Center and sit down to a Mexican meal.  A wide selection of dishes are available, from tacos and burritos to enchiladas and a chimichanga.  105 S. Canyon St.  406-646-7134
Taqueria Las Palmitas  Commonly known as the taco bus, this local favorite has a variety of tacos, burritos and enchiladas.  Sit on the bus or outside at one of the tables and enjoy authentic Mexican.  21 N. Canyon St.

Spanish / Tapas

Café Madriz  At the end of Canyon Street is West Yellowstone's answer to international cuisine.  A variety of Spanish delicacies serve as appetizers or combine to make a meal.  The house specialty is paella.  311 N. Canyon St.  406-646-9245


Arrowleaf  Looking for the ultimate ice cream? You have found it. Located on Canyon St. Arrowleaf will serve you any flavor of ice cream you can imagine. They serve the ice cream in homemade waffle cones. Open seasonally, they also have a small grill for serving burgers and sandwiches.  27 N. Canyon St.  406-646-9776
Bar N Ranch Restaurant  Located 6 miles west of West Yellowstone on a guest ranch, the Bar N is a unique experience. Start out with Happy Hour move on to dinner, and finish with delicious homemade desserts. Seating is limited so reservations are advised.  890 Buttermilk Creek Road.  406-646-0300
Buck's T-4  Near Big Sky- north on Highway 191. It's a bit of a drive, but if you are going whitewater rafting or downhill skiing near Big Sky, Buck's T-4 should not be missed. They offer both outstanding fine dining as well as a separate pub restaurant.  Their hotel is a nice way to spend the night on the way to Yellowstone or on the way back home. 46625 Gallatin Road Big Sky, MT 59716.  406-995-4111.  800-822-4484
Buffalo Bar  The Buffalo Bar is a casual lounge located along historic Highway 20 in the center of town. They offer a diverse menu and refreshing beverages.  335 Hwy 20.  406-646-1176
Bullwinkle's  Located on Canyon Street, Bullwinkle's is world-famous for its food and selection of local microdrafts.  Nightly specials are offered, with a full bar and wine selection.  115 N. Canyon St.  406-646-7974
The Branch  Located in the Holiday Inn, the atmosphere is set by the 1903 Executive Railcar. They serve everything from steaks, trout, salmon, and wild game to salads on the lighter side. Open year round for breakfast, lunch and dinner. This establishment is family friendly. Call ahead for large groups.  315 Yellowstone Ave. 406-646-7365
Canyon Street Grill  This is a diner with a 50's theme. Open seasonally for breakfast, lunch and dinner. The grill mainly serves sandwiches, soups and salads. They are located on Canyon St. and are family friendly.  22 N. Canyon St. 406-646-7548
Geyser Grill  Located on the way out of town on Highway 20, the Geyser Grill offers dinner selections ranging from burgers and the parmesan-crusted turkey sandwich to buffalo ribeye and country chicken-fried steak.  615 Highway 20  406-646-4745
Hi Country  Located 8 miles north of West Yellowstone. Open year round for dinner. Hi Country offers a selection of steaks, chicken and burgers. The atmosphere is very homey and laid back. An excellent place to gather with friends.  155 Eino's Loop.  406-646-9344
Happy Hour  Located on Hebgen Lake, Happy Hour is a bar and restaurant. They are open seasonally, serving lunch and dinners. Happy Hour is known for its taco bar and famous for its Cajun-inspired crawfish parties. Please call ahead for details.  15400 Hebgen Lake Road.  406-646-7281
Lakeside Lookout  Located one mile west of Happy Hour, the views of the lake from the dining room are breathtaking. Open seasonally, this is a great place to take family and friends out for dinner.  14355 Hebgen Lake Road.  406-646-0196
Madison Crossing Lounge  Specializing in martinis and mojitos, the Lounge at Madison Crossing offers a full bar and a selection of wine.  They also offer a selection of burgers, steaks, and unique appetizers including hummus with naan bread.  Open for dinner.  121 Madison Ave.  406-646-7621
Old Town Cafe  Located on Madison Ave. Old Town is a family-run business that has been in West Yellowstone for over 20 years. Homemade hash browns have made this place a staple in West. Open seasonally for breakfast, lunch and dinner.  128 Madison Ave.  406-646-0126
Outpost Restaurant  Right out the back door of the Kelly Inn, this restaurant is open only in the summer for breakfast, lunch and dinner, and boasts an assortment of homemade pies and a homemade salad bar. You may also have a cocktail with dinner. They offer a seniors menu as well.  115 Yellowstone Ave.  406-646-7303
Running Bear Pancake House  Open seasonally in West Yellowstone, Running Bear specializes in pancakes. They offer a full breakfast and lunch. They have fresh homemade baked goods as well. Running Bear has a children's menu with something for every child. Delivery is offered. 538 Madison Ave.  406-646-7703
Serenity Bistro  Looking for a change from the classic Montana dinner? Look no further. They have an intensive wine list to choose from as well. Open year round for breakfast, lunch and dinner. They are located next to Dairy Queen on Canyon St.  38 N. Canyon St.  406-646-7660
Slippery Otter Pub  Serving pizza, American food and beer.  Try their elk burger!  139 Canyon St.  406-646-7050
Smokejumper Cafe  Located at the airport, the cafe offers American fare. Sandwiches, fish and chips, and a weekend prime rib special round out the menu. A selection of beer and wine is offered.  721 Yellowstone Airport Road.  Ste G  406-646-9060.
Three Bear Restaurant  Open seasonally for breakfast and dinner. They offer a variety of steaks, seafood, and a soup and salad bar for dinner. Breakfast consists of options such as omelets and blueberry pancakes. The Grizzly Lounge which offers a full bar, is attached to the Three Bear Restaurant.  205 Yellowstone Ave.
Timberline Cafe  Located right out the back door of the Kelly Inn, specializing in homemade pies, a vegetarian and seniors menu with a homemade salad bar. They also offer a children's menu.  135 Yellowstone Ave.
Trapper's Family Restaurant  Located in the Days Inn, Trappers is open year round serving only breakfast.  301 Madison Ave.  406-646-9375

Fast Food

Arby's  140 Hwy 20.  406-646-7101
Dairy Queen  40 N. Canyon St.  Small grill for serving burgers and sandwiches.  406-646-4106
McDonald's  100 S. Canyon St. (front parking lot of Kelly Inn).  406-646-4592
Subway  136 N. Canyon St.  406-646-4132

Coffee & Tea Bars

Book Peddler  106 N Canyon St.  406-646-9358
Espresso West  Yellowstone Ave.  406-646-0820
Freeheel & Wheel  33 Yellowstone Ave.  406-646-7744
Go Go Espresso  406-646-0829
Morning Glory Coffee & Tea  129 N. Dunraven St.  Fresh roasted here in West Yellowstone.  406-646-7061

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