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Lighthouse Restaurant

752 Highway 89 South, Gardiner, MT 59030
+1 406-848-2138
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good19%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“curry” (24 reviews)
“carrot cake” (17 reviews)
“steak” (100 reviews)
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International, Italian, American, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
££ - £££
752 Highway 89 South, Gardiner, MT 59030
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We were excited to stop here for dinner after a long day in the park. The menu online had looked really interesting, and we were really ready for a cocktail and a nice meal. Imagine our surprise when we found out they serve neither wine...More

Thank Jolsongoude
Reviewed yesterday

About 7 miles north of Gardiner, but worth the trip. I've been here twice before, so feel it's worth the drive.

Thank thesilverowl1269
Reviewed 4 days ago

Delicious food! The presentation of the food is great too. Lots of options in the menu, you will want to come back to taste all the plates. The staff is totally friendly too. Excellent service. And it's not expensive at all. Don't waist your tine...More

Thank estefaniabatla
Reviewed 4 days ago

We had dinner here in early June. The food was very good and prices were about expected for a vacation town. The menu was more varied than most here. Just know the restaurant is a few miles outside of town. The night we were there,...More

Thank Pang-Yen F
Reviewed 5 days ago

This family style restaurant has an eclectic menu and the best food I have tasted on this cross-country drive. The service was impeccable. Thank you, Tanya. The presentation would do justice at a Michelin five star restaurant. The highlight was the food. It was fresh,...More

1  Thank scambisios
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We really liked our curry, salmon and dome. We were served by Thunder, who patiently helped us with food intolerances. Great location to eat after a day of hiking in Yellowstone

Thank RonBruinen
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Having spent the last 30 yrs travelling the world I have to say this is closest to being the best meal I have ever eaten in a restaurant. Delicious food, lovely casual atmosphere, and great service, all our table walked away with amazement at what...More

1  Thank oddbod1808
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My food was incredible, and service was amazing. Our server, Tanya, was actually the chefs wife. Sweetest server ever! We also got complimentary crab cakes which were to die for! I got the chicken crepe and my dessert was the prettiest dessert I’ve ever eaten....More

2  Thank BiancaKovac
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a family of 10 today and we all loved our food. The food was amazing and Tanya, our server, was patient and very sweet. We would definitely come back here again!

2  Thank GayleFoodie55
Reviewed 1 week ago

Had great expectations, but out of 7 meals at our table, none were exceptional. There are other places you should try first before paying these prices. I had the crab cakes. Probably the worst I've ever had. Maybe not the best decisioni on my part...More

Thank mjchesh
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Martha G
6 June 2016|
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Response from Shuang Y | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they are.
21 August 2015|
Response from victo2049 | Property representative |
Hello Seasoned Traveler :) We offer pretty good variety of vegetarian options. If you eat any seafoods we offer many more options as well. The following are vegetarian; Thai with mixed vegetables. Bengal with Mixed... More
Debbie B
11 June 2015|
Response from victo2049 | Property representative |
Hi Debbie, We are excited that you would like to come back by to the Lighthouse. We are open 6 days per week 5:30pm to 10:00 Currently and closed on Tuesdays. Note - We will change our closing time later in the busier... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$16
Restaurant features
Takeout, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
17:30 - 21:00
17:30 - 21:00
17:30 - 21:00
17:30 - 21:00
17:30 - 21:00
17:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 752 Highway 89 South, Gardiner, MT 59030
  • Location: United States  >  Montana (MT)  >  Gardiner
  • Phone Number: +1 406-848-2138
The Lighthouse Restaurant is located in a large 6000 Square foot structure that was built in the 1920's. The main dining room is constructed with wood and logs and has a nice, warm and casual atmosphere.We are located 7 miles north of Gardiner off of highway 89 and the restaurant is surrounded by beautiful mountains and is located 1 mile away from the historic natural wonder (The Devil's Slide). We are open May 21 through September 21 each season.
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