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Obsidian Dining Room

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2305 Old Faithful, Old Faithful Snow Lodge, Yellowstone National Park, WY
(307) 344-7311
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Atlanta, Georgia
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168 reviews
107 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This is the only place I would eat at Old Faithful besides the Deli. The food was half the price and three times as good. No reservations but you can order apps and drinks at bar while waiting. Eat here while at OFI.

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Hartford, Connecticut
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

It was the restaurants opening night for the spring season. The staff was newly trained and somewhat green. I enjoyed the duck dish and my husband loved the bison short ribs. The other two meals that were ordered were just okay. It was better for breakfast in the morning.

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Thank simiew
Sydney, Australia
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127 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 March 2017

Stayed at the Snow Lodge and this restaurant was highly recommended. I found the a la carte breakfast and service on the first morning was excellent. Breakfasts from then on were from the buffet and nearly cold. Hint - get the food from the bottom of the tray - still not hot but better than on top. Service had fallen... More 

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Thank Lozfromoz98
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54 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 March 2017 via mobile

My husband and I visited Yellowstone in July.stayed at the snow lodge in cabin which was wonderful. Ate at the obsidian restaurant several times for breakfast and supper..all food was delicious at both times...spinach salad was really tasty and huge...decor was rustic cabin which we both love....servers were friendly and helpful.one server even offered to take our picture without being... More 

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Thank Kelly M
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15 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 March 2017

This is the main dinning room for winter stays. The cost range from about $12 to $30 for dinner. However, you do not go away hungry. We sometimes had dinner left overs for our lunch while skiing. They had a good selection for breakfast including a buffet. However, the menu selections offers are good and are plentiful. All our food... More 

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Thank BozemanCheryl
Maryville, Tennessee, United States
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18 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 March 2017

What delicious gourmet food! There were lots of options for me as a celiac. The kitchen staff was very careful in the preparation. Breakfast can have a long wait, especially if you are going on a tour and have a specific time. Be sure to leave enough time to be seated and eat. The Breakfast buffet was very nice.

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Thank Cathy W
Rye, New York
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35 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 March 2017

Previously consistent food and service has seriously deteriorated since my last winter visit. Unfortunately, you are a captive audience for them as there are no other options for breakfast or dinner in the winter time.

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Thank J3_Rye
Chicago, Illinois
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60 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 February 2017 via mobile

When you stay at the snow lodge in the winter , you are limited to where you can eat. This restaurant serves breakfast , lunch and dinner. If you are having dinner you need to make reservations . The serving are big and enough for two people . Example we ordered the short stack of pancakes ... You get 3... More 

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Seattle Area
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200 reviews
139 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 99 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 February 2017

We had three days of breakfast, lunch and dinners here. The staff is very nice and accommodating. While the dining room is a bit tired and need of refreshing, it's comfortable. The menu is fairly typical for what you will find in the area. Breakfast is good (though I would avoid the banal buffet), lunch has good offerings, and dinner... More 

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Ashland, Oregon
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286 reviews
142 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 118 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 February 2017

While staying at the Snow Lodge for several nights, we ate at the Obsidian Dining Room 3 meals a day. We had read several reviews indicating that the food was not that great, so we had no expectations. But WOW! It was superb -- equal to many fine dining restaurants we've been too. Prices were reasonable, considering you're in a... More 

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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$20
Cuisine
American
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2305 Old Faithful, Old Faithful Snow Lodge, Yellowstone National Park, WY
  • Location: United States  >  Wyoming (WY)  >  Yellowstone National Park
  • Phone Number: (307) 344-7311

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?