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Running Bear Pancake House

538 Madison Ave, West Yellowstone, MT 59758-9525
+1 406-646-7703
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good29%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“pancakes” (451 reviews)
“french toast” (74 reviews)
“blueberries” (19 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
538 Madison Ave, West Yellowstone, MT 59758-9525
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Reviewed 3 November 2017

This restaurant is so good we ate there all three mornings on our 3 day visit to Yellowstone. The menu is varied and reasonable. They offer everything from buckwheat pancakes to burritos to eggs benedict, and they do it all so well. Everything we had...More

Thank Muggs H
Reviewed 1 November 2017 via mobile

We stop in for breakfast every time we pass through West Yellowstone. Always good. Service is fast friendly and efficient. Home town atmosphere.

Thank Tetondavid
Reviewed 21 October 2017 via mobile

They served excellent food but portion maybe too big for Asian person. I will definitely go back again to try their breakfast.

Thank 258shelleyt
Reviewed 20 October 2017

Always a great place they have such a variety on their menu! I recommend sticking to the breakfast though, the lunch plate I got was not my favorite. I LOVE the cinnamon roll pancakes

Thank Amber F
Reviewed 18 October 2017 via mobile

We asked at our hotel for recommendations for a good breakfast place. They gave us some iffy recommendations so I asked a server at Slippery Otter and they said Running Bear Pancake House. Best recommendation! I had the non traditional French toast, eggs and bacon....More

Thank Skanegirl73
Reviewed 16 October 2017

Running Bear was recommended to us the first day we arrived in West Yellowstone! We decided to make it our last breakfast to celebrate the amazing time we had visiting the park. It did not disappoint in any way!

Thank vkbusse
Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

Awesome breakfast spot, and great lattes! The staff was really nice and considerate. Would highly recommend.

Thank rhodmas21
Reviewed 16 October 2017

We were looking for a good place to have breakfast the night before since we were planning on meeting family for brunch the ext morning. I went on Trip Advisor to look up a good place and found this restaurant. We drove by and thought,...More

Thank DianaMEP
Reviewed 15 October 2017

We ate breakfast here three mornings while visiting Yellowstone. Each time was early, about 7 a.m. so the restaurant was not crowded. We never had to wait. Coffee was outstanding and all the food choices we made were very good. We had no issues at...More

Thank jbag44
Reviewed 13 October 2017 via mobile

We stopped in for a quick breakfast on our way through to the Grand Tetons. The trout and eggs was delicious and a good sized portion. Friendly staff and quick service as well.

Thank William R
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Questions & Answers
Judy R
24 February 2017|
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Response from Kelly B | Property representative |
Old Faithful is 30 miles from West Yellowstone. Drive time depends on traffic and animals.
Jess V
3 September 2016|
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Response from Jennifer B | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure if they do. Sorry
Janet B
3 July 2016|
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Response from Thomas M | Reviewed this property |
I did not try them but friends we were traveling with stated they were really good and not to bad price wise.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$15
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Groups, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
6:00 AM - 2:00 PM
6:00 AM - 2:00 PM
6:00 AM - 2:00 PM
6:00 AM - 2:00 PM
6:00 AM - 2:00 PM
6:00 AM - 2:00 PM
6:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 538 Madison Ave, West Yellowstone, MT 59758-9525
  • Location: United States  >  Montana (MT)  >  West Yellowstone
  • Phone Number: +1 406-646-7703
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Family Friendly Full service restaurant serving breakfast all day. Homemade pies, muffins, cinnamon rolls, quick breads. Espresso drinks available, Box Lunches available. Breakfast 6:00am to 2:00pm Lunch 11:00am to 2:00pm
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