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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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“french toast” (79 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
££ - £££
538 Madison Ave, West Yellowstone, MT 59758-9525
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Ate Breakfast here one time. It was crowded, but we did not have to wait to be seated. We both had Pancakes, of course. Both food and service were very good. Our Server was from Bulgaria and she did a very good job. If you...More

Thank webbfoot
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We always stop here when going thru Yellowstone because we love their boysenberry pancake syrup and have to stock up, We also like their breakfasts. We both had the Morning Glory. Unusual and good. Mini burgers, poached eggs over rice with gravy. We would order...More

Thank Leslie F
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I had the French toast made with homemade bread..excellent. Came with warm syrup. Busy place so go early.

Thank C P
Reviewed 7 October 2018 via mobile

The atmosphere here is very homey and the food was very yummy! We were so glad we stopped here before heading into Yellowstone!

Thank Savoryt
Reviewed 6 October 2018

We had breakfast there and you want to get there early. The place is packed because the food and service is so good. Make sure you eat here.

Thank Marilyn E
Reviewed 6 October 2018

Every time I come to West Yellowstone I have breakfast here and this time was no different, and I'll probably eat here again tomorrow. I'll just order something else. I had my usual, eggs over medium (nice), canadian bacon (somewhat tough), toast, and the huge...More

Thank jimfromjackson
Reviewed 4 October 2018 via mobile

We were probably here for at least an hour. We had to wait quite a while for our food. My husband and I both got biscuits and gravy which we didn’t really care for. Biscuits were very floury and gravy was just ok. We are...More

Thank ssuder
Reviewed 4 October 2018 via mobile

Just got home from Yellowstone. Had breakfast at the Running Bear. The cinnamon roll pancakes are out of this world!!!! We would have liked to go every single morning but we left for the park before they opened most mornings. This place was recommended by...More

Thank pinkprincessrx
Reviewed 2 October 2018

Got the perfect over easy eggs and hashbrowns with bacon. Everyone else had already stopped serving breakfast and a nice owner of another cafe in town directed us here. We will be back on our next trip for sure! Thanks for the great meals!

Thank RainzQuill
Reviewed 27 September 2018 via mobile

Stopped by for breakfast. Busy place but the service was great. Friendly, too! Nice size portion at a reasonable price. Walking distance from the Yellowstone Inn (2-3 blocks).

Thank Logmarine
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Patricia R
13 May 2018|
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Response from Bruce B | Reviewed this property |
Well, I was not specifically looking out for your issues during my visit so I suggest a call directly to them if you wish to query them on meal preparation.
Alyssa T
28 January 2018|
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Response from Kelly B | Property representative |
Yes we do offer Homemade Pies with Homemade crust.
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.
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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, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
06:00 - 14:00
06:00 - 14:00
06:00 - 14:00
06:00 - 14:00
06:00 - 14:00
06:00 - 14:00
06:00 - 14:00
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
  • E-mail
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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