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Prospector

209 US Hwy 212, Cooke City, MT 59020-1119
+1 406-838-2251
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  • Excellent20%
  • Very good37%
  • Average21%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible8%
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CUISINES
American, Bar
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
209 US Hwy 212, Cooke City, MT 59020-1119
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21 - 30 of 135 reviews

Reviewed 28 October 2016

We stayed in Cooke City right before most places close down for a short period of time until the Winter/snow season. The Prospector was still open and we had dinner and breakfast at this restaurant. Loved both our visits. Great service. Very attentive. We really...More

Thank IMissGizmoCat
Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

We visited twice this year. Tried their Reuben Sandwich for lunch with tater tots. It was very greasy, but tasty, too. Our server was the same short blond gal as years before, she takes her sweet time and her demeanor dares you to say anything...More

Thank nobodysmama
Reviewed 30 September 2016 via mobile

Had lunch here. Very small town feeling with delicious sandwiches. Really enjoyed having lunch here.

Thank tweety874
Reviewed 29 September 2016

We had one dinner here and only had salads. Maybe because it was off season, but the place was almost empty. Salads were OK, nothing special. The most difficult thing was that they said they could not take credit cards because of a loss of...More

Thank NCCubsfan
Reviewed 16 September 2016

The food here was good and filling with large portions and okay prices. The service was a bit slow, as the wait staff and the hotel clerk are the same. Not many other choices in this small town.

Thank Fain R
Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

We were staying 2 nights at the Soda Butte Lodge, so the restaurant within the lodge was convenient. We had breakfast there twice and dinner once. The food was good. The restaurant stays open until 10 pm, which we were thankful for because we didn't...More

Thank Kathy R
Reviewed 14 September 2016

We ate breakfast here each day of our stay at Soda Butte Lodge. We also ate two dinners. We thought at first that prices were a bit high, but the longer we were in the Yellowstone area, we realized they were average. But the food...More

Thank Donald S
Reviewed 11 September 2016

After driving along the Lamar Valley in the morning, we left the park via the North East exit, searching for a place to have breakfast. After a short trip to Cooke City, we noticed the Soda Butte Lodge. Inside, we found a restaurant and breakfast...More

Thank strname
Reviewed 3 September 2016

We have eaten here a few times when we make the trip from Red Lodge to Cooke City through the Beartooth pass and over the Beartooth Highway. Have always had good food and good service.

Thank denlin
Reviewed 2 September 2016

Stopped in twice for breakfast. Good cooking, large portions, great coffee and excellent service. Even had an extra coffee pot brought out to the decking whilst we watched the 4th July parade.

Thank Harry C
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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
07:00 - 22:00
Monday
07:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 22:00
Thursday
07:00 - 22:00
Friday
07:00 - 22:00
Saturday
07:00 - 22:00
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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