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Mountain River Ranch-Dinner Theatre

98 N 5050 E, Ririe, ID 83443
+1 208-538-7337
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Travellers talk about
“prime rib” (3 reviews)
“wagon ride” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Steakhouse, Barbecue
££ - £££
98 N 5050 E, Ririe, ID 83443
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Reviewed 10 February 2018

This was my favorite find in Idaho! A little Western town on a ranch with not just a fun sleigh/wagon ride (we had to do wagon since the snow did not cooperate) to see lights, but dinner and a show! Dinner, btw, was the biggest...More

Thank Leigh B
Reviewed 3 December 2017 via mobile

The winter evening experience is wonderful. The delightful colored lights on all the little village buildings and cabins is just the beginning. Sleighbell-bedeviled horses pull wagons of visitors through a fairyland of holiday lights through the woods and meadows, arriving at the dinner theater. Good...More

Thank castawayclub
Mike A, Owner at Mountain River Ranch-Dinner Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 4 December 2017

Thank you for your kind words. Merry Christmas!

Reviewed 24 October 2017

All the food is home-made by the owners and the show was a ton of fun! Definitely worth it! We enjoyed the wagon ride and the beautiful location.

Thank Heidi V
Reviewed 6 September 2017

Definitely put this on your list of fun things to do either in the summer or winter. A great event that is age appropriate for the entire family! The horses that pull the wagons in the summer and sleighs in the winter are awesome and...More

Thank Melissabernard
Reviewed 4 August 2017

The meal was excellent. I could barely finish it and each time I've been complete different that you enjoy thoroughly,

Thank Mary E
Reviewed 22 July 2017

The best part was the entertainment after the meal, by the 5 talented young people and the ride back in the wagon at night (very pretty trip back). Started at 6:40 with a shootout and we were done around 10:00-10:30.

Thank Rebecca H
Reviewed 2 August 2015

The Campground: 1) We reserved RV spots even though we were tenting. The spots had to be shuffled around, but they did fantastic finding spots that worked well for tents and could also be close to our extended family that were also camping. 2) It...More

3  Thank ktrips
Reviewed 18 July 2015 via mobile

We came here with a group from a convention we was at and fell in love with this amazing place. Well worth the money. There is a shoot out in an old town then a horse ride to the dinner barn. It was so amazing...More

Thank GypsyPolice
Reviewed 10 July 2015

We just enjoyed the best three day family reunion at the RV Park and cabins. Mid June is the perfect time of year to be there. The owners and camp hosts were the best and easiest people I have ever worked with, and they did...More

Thank 852Anniep258
Reviewed 25 May 2015 via mobile

We went at Christmas time and loved the sleigh ride and all the beautiful lights and displays. The prime rib was the best I've ever had.

Thank Dana S
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US$25 - US$48
Restaurant features
Buffet, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Accepts Credit Cards, Reservations, Seating
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 98 N 5050 E, Ririe, ID 83443 (Formerly Mountain River Ranch)
  • Location: United States  >  Idaho (ID)  >  Ririe
  • Phone Number: +1 208-538-7337
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Family owned and operated since 1985, Mountain River Ranch is the place for great food, fun and hospitality! Whether you live locally and are looking for a day of fun or are coming from far away places for a family vacation you have come to the right place. We are located a short drive from Yellowstone National Park as well as Jackson Hole, Wyoming and Idaho Falls, Idaho. Nestled on the banks of the Snake River in Eastern Idaho, the scenery at Mountain River Ranch is incredible.SUMMER DINNER THEATRE (reservations required):Your evening begins with us in Rock Bottom Springs at 6:15pm. Once you're checked in and branded as part of our herd, trouble begins. Witness the good guys and the bad guys as they shoot it out on Main Street starting at 6:40 pm. After the smoke clears, wagons will take you on a scenic ride to the Meadow Muffin Dinner Theatre.Prepare to feast on your choice of Mountain River Steak or BBQ chicken with baked potato salad, BBQ baked beans, corn-on-the-cob, garlic sourdough bread, huckleberry ice cream and lemonade. We are proud to say that our food is unique to Mountain River Ranch and as good as it gets! With your belly full, it's show time! We'll laugh, dance and sing until we have you doing the same!WINTER DINNER THEATRE (reservations required):Thousands of colorful lights decorate Mountain River Ranch with holiday cheer. The doors open at 6:15pm. Once you're checked in, enjoy a cup of hot cider while you wait for the horse-drawn sleighs. You'll love singing all your favorite holiday songs as you travel across the snow-covered fields, through the frosty air to either of our two facilities.Prepare to dine on our famous prime rib or pork loin dinner served with Idaho baked potato, mixed vegetables, tossed green salad, parmesan rolls, and dessert. Then, hold onto your seat! Our unique brand of holiday entertainment will keep you laughing until your sides ache.RV PARK & CAMPGROUND:Nestled on the South Fork of the Snake River, a nationally-renowned trout fishery, Mountain River Ranch RV Park/Campground offers 64 RV hook-ups with water and electricity. There is no shortage of grass or shade trees in this beautiful campground. Conveniently located showers, restrooms, BBQ's, and picnic tables are available, as well as an on-site sewer dump. Pets are welcome on leashes. Free Wi-fi.CABINS & ROOMS (reservations required):Mountain River Ranch has five quaint rooms for rent located in Rock Bottom Springs as well as 4 cabins throughout the RV park, and each is conveniently located near restrooms and showers. All rooms are non-smoking.Call today and join us for endless amounts of fun!
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