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Obsidian Dining Room

2305 Old Faithful, Old Faithful Snow Lodge, Yellowstone National Park, WY
(307) 344-7311
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  • Excellent20%
  • Very good45%
  • Average23%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“polenta” (10 reviews)
“fritters” (6 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
££ - £££
2305 Old Faithful, Old Faithful Snow Lodge, Yellowstone National Park, WY
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Be prepared for sticker-shock. This is not a mid-range priced restaurant. Maybe that's why it's so bad that my wife's chicken came out half-raw. When we complained, the chef said he would prepare another one. Thirty minutes later, our server had never reappeared and the...More

Thank Russ4730
Reviewed 1 week ago

We went there around 6:30 pm and waited about 30 mins for a table. The service was a little bit slow, waited to order food, then waited for food to come, which was understandable because the restraurant was full and busy. The Polenta Fritter was...More

Thank LisaMNUSA
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant in located in the Old Faithful Snow Lodge. We were seated in front of the fireplace, so we had a nice ambiance. Our waiter was nice enough, and the food was pretty good too. But if you've ever been to Grand Teton/Yellowstone NP...More

Thank Joe B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Desiring bison burgers, we visited the Obsidian. We waited over an hour for our burgers and we're continually reminded that "it takes a long time to cook a bison burger MW. When our food finally arrived, the burgers were mixed up (wrong toppings on GF...More

1  Thank Patricia K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Many of the dining facilities require a reservation and if you didn't plan ahead and want to skip the grill this might be an option. Depending on your timing you will enjoy the same menu you find in the other restaurants that require a reservation....More

1  Thank Robert S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Ate here twice since we were staying at the Old Faithful Snow Lodge. Both meals were VERY good. They were busy, but considering that, the service was good. They recommend reservations for the restaurants in the park hotels, but we had no problems getting in....More

Thank Charles R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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.

1  Thank btnusa
Reviewed 17 May 2017

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...More

Thank simiew
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...More

Thank Lozfromoz98
Reviewed 20 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...More

1  Thank Kelly M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Breakfast, Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, Special Occasion Dining
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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