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Whitefish Lake Restaurant

1200 Highway 93 North, 1200 Highway 93 North, Whitefish, MT 59937
+1 406-862-5285
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  • Excellent80%
  • Very good15%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“prime rib” (40 reviews)
“potato pancakes” (13 reviews)
“tuna tartare” (8 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 9:30 PMAll hours
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
1200 Highway 93 North, 1200 Highway 93 North, Whitefish, MT 59937
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Reviewed 30 October 2017

this was. a must go to restaurant. for Whitefish. high ratings and been around for years. food was fine, just so many other great places that we enjoyed more. service was also just fine, no feeling that they really cared about our visit. Lots of...More

Thank cos1014
Reviewed 16 October 2017

Can't go wrong. Took out of town guest and food and service was outstanding, again. Pleasant atmosphere, great staff, superb food. What else can I say?

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Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

Wonderful experience... outstanding food... friendly, efficient staff! Call for reservations! You well thoroughly enjoy the meal!

Thank Grouch82
Reviewed 13 October 2017 via mobile

We have been very fortunate to have had the opportunity to visit the wonderful town of Whitefish for almost 15 years. This town is a true “gem”..... and it has some outstanding restaurants. Doug Reed’s Whitefish Lake Restaurant is a must. It is an incredible...More

Thank PV1234573
Reviewed 13 October 2017

The restaurant was very busy, and we didn't have a reservation, and they could have just said "I'm sorry, come back." But they didn't. We were in town on the Canadian Thanksgiving weekend, and we really love the decor there. Several others also showed up...More

Thank BenLar137
Reviewed 7 October 2017

A friend who lives locally told us that this is the best restaurant in Whitefish and wow was he right!!! Our server went way out of his way to contact the owner to honor our unusual request - nuff said. The ambiance is pure Montana...More

Thank Richard L
Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

Went to the golf course for dinner as it is one of the premier places to eat in whitefish or area. I had salmon and my wife had prime rib and they were both prepared brilliantly. Great crab cakes for appetizers and the desserts were...More

Thank Stuart71
Reviewed 3 October 2017

This restaurant is in a historic building that was constructed by WPA in the '30s. The food was great and the staff was very attentative. Do not be fooled by the fact that it is at the local golf club, it is fine dining.

Thank carls0204
Reviewed 16 September 2017

We stayed in Whitefish, even though the fires in Glacier National Park were so great that I woke up in my hotel room thinking the hotel was on fire. Why did I stay? Our children had gotten us a gift certificate to Whitefish Lake Restaurant....More

Thank Bryan P
Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

We visit Whitefish every year. My wife and I always make this our special place for dinner. We love it. This year we celebrated a special birthday there. The staff was wonderful. The food is consistently perfect. Good variety of menu choices. Presentation is professional....More

Thank OCGordon
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Brad G
3 July 2017|
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Response from t-bonetraveller | Reviewed this property |
Call ahead of time. The restaurant is very accommodating.
Marvin S
8 September 2015|
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Response from Darth V | Property representative |
Sorry that I am getting back to you so late! I am just receiving this message. There is no dress code. You often see everything at our restaurant from suit and tie to jeans and golf shirts. Thank you! Doug... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$9 - US$48
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, View, Kids, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1200 Highway 93 North, 1200 Highway 93 North, Whitefish, MT 59937
  • Location: United States  >  Montana (MT)  >  Whitefish
  • Phone Number: +1 406-862-5285
  • E-mail
Whitefish Lake Restaurant offers two dining experiences. Our traditional fine dining room situated in the 80 year old fireplace dining room opens nightly at 5:30. Reservations strongly recommended. Menu prices $18-$50. We also offer a casual menu that requires no reservations and is served nightly starting at 5:30 on our deck next to the golf course or in the Clubhouse's family friendly lounge area. Menu prices $10-$25.
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