We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

The Bistro

214 Main Street, Cooke City, MT
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent18%
  • Very good40%
  • Average24%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible10%
Travellers talk about
“breakfast” (31 reviews)
“creme brulee” (3 reviews)
“burger” (21 reviews)
Closed Now
All hours
$$ - $$$
214 Main Street, Cooke City, MT
All Details
Write a Review
Reviews (213)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 205 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

This restaurant was recommended by the clerk at the nearby gas station and we were glad that we followed her recommendation. Three of our party had great sandwiches and fries and one person had a good salad. Service was friendly and we enjoyed the mountain...More

Thank loves2travel49
Reviewed 4 days ago

It's impossible to give any rating at all to this restaurant. While the food was adequate - the waitress had an attitude that was beyond beief! Our table was obviously competing with a tour group which captured her attention. At the end of the meal...More

Thank POB1313
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great food and friendly service. We shared a pasta dish and it was great. Menu had both traditional Montana meals but also some continental type dishes.

Thank Richard C
Reviewed 1 week ago

I stopped in for lunch and was seated outside on a sunny and warm afternoon on the patio. The turkey sandwich was delicious, served with thin skin-on fries. However, the men's room is a disaster trap waiting to happen. The vinyl floor sags underneath your...More

Thank Ben H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had two breakfasts here and while they were pretty basic, they were well done. Certainly well done enough that we came back. I would recommend it highly.

Thank Tim B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stopped here for lunch on my way to YNP for the day. Had a swiss and mushroom burger which was juicy and good. Fries were average. The wait staff was great, checking to make sure I had everything I needed and engaging me in...More

Thank kcsdtypist
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Honestly the best Alfredo sauce ever!! Great food, good portions, prices are high like everywhere else in town.

Thank SouthernSister1
Reviewed 13 August 2017

Stopped here for dinner after backpacking in the Beartooths. Had a good bacon cheeseburger. The fries were excellent! Service was a little relaxed for a slow time of the day.

Thank bkuyper
Reviewed 12 August 2017

two of us ate lunch here after driving over from red lodge. we were quickly seated in the small dining room. we arrived as they were switching the kitchen over from breakfast to lunch, and informed it might take a few extra minutes for our...More

Thank mtTravlr
Reviewed 7 August 2017

Good service, good tasting breakfast. Average or smaller than average portions at a slightly above average price combined to make it seem kind of expensive for what you get.

Thank OleManWinter
Nearby Restaurants
Bearclaw Bakery
253 reviews
.22 km away
Beartooth Cafe
410 reviews
.08 km away
Miners Saloon
280 reviews
.09 km away
Cafe Cooke
19 reviews
.09 km away
Nearby Attractions
Cooke City General Store
31 reviews
.14 km away
Red Lodge Mountain
221 reviews
50.63 km away
Cooke City Montana Museum
23 reviews
.33 km away
Lamar Valley
2,271 reviews
25.26 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from The Bistro staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
08:00 - 21:30
08:00 - 21:30
08:00 - 21:30
08:00 - 21:30
08:00 - 21:30
08:00 - 21:30
08:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 214 Main Street, Cooke City, MT
  • Location: United States  >  Montana (MT)  >  Cooke City
  • Phone Number: 406-838-2160
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing