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Slippery Otter Pub

139 N Canyon St, West Yellowstone, MT 59758-9500
+1 406-646-7050
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good44%
  • Average17%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“elk burger” (118 reviews)
“wontons” (40 reviews)
“fries” (141 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pizza, Pub, Brew Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
139 N Canyon St, West Yellowstone, MT 59758-9500
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Reviewed 6 January 2018 via mobile

We were in West Yellowstone for snow monolingual. Many places are closed in the winter. We have eaten at the Slippery Otter on other trips and found the food enjoyable. We were pleased to find the Otter one of the few places open. It offers...More

Thank Julia R R
Reviewed 4 January 2018

Nice pub with a friendly atmosphere. Burger was good, hand cut fries were excellent. Was seated at a high table/stool that was uncomfortable, should have requested a regular table.

Thank GeorgePBurdell2016
Reviewed 3 January 2018 via mobile

We enjoyed the elk burger more than the bison burger, which as a little too gamey tasting for me. The craft beers were excellent! The ambiance was nice with 2 fireplaces and a bar.

Thank Rebecca M
Reviewed 1 January 2018 via mobile

The French onion soup and burgers are amazing. Pros 1. Very good food. Bison and elk were great 2. Big beer selection Cons 1. This place fills up fast and people will wait 30 min. Plan ahead or sit at the bar

Thank David_Justin
Reviewed 25 December 2017

We went there twice, first time for one for a so so pizza and an overcooked Bison burger (not great but it was 9:00 pm, everything was closed and we were glad to eat something). Two days later, we had a nice fish & chips...More

Thank FrenchyEric
Reviewed 21 December 2017 via mobile

I think these were the best elk burgers we've ever had. The fries are as tasty and the salad fresh, I asked for oil and vinegar dressing and got a very good balsamic vinegar. He even matched our beer likeness (coming from CA). Nice interior...More

Thank isildor
Reviewed 17 December 2017 via mobile

I have to say I love the name and the atmosphere. Our Server JD was awesome. The Mac and cheese soup was delicious. The fish was good but my fries were undercooked so we're my husband's. He had the Elk Burger and it was barely...More

Thank SunnyOnTheGo
Reviewed 12 December 2017 via mobile

Excellent onion soup. Extensive beer list. Elk burger is humongous...you wont be disappointed. Server from Utah was excellent and gave us great tips on what to see in Utah NP's.

Thank maryc1949
Reviewed 30 November 2017

Was next to our hotel so we tried it and was pleased. Busy on a week night but for good reason - great food and friendly service.

Thank mks773
Reviewed 22 November 2017

I have to go for 5 because of the location, service and value. Tried the pub on the recommendation of BW Desert Inn next door, and not disappointed. Staff was attentive and friendly, food was plentiful, hot and great value for the price. Strong selection...More

Thank Kim M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
US$9 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:30 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 139 N Canyon St, West Yellowstone, MT 59758-9500
  • Location: United States  >  Montana (MT)  >  West Yellowstone
  • Phone Number: +1 406-646-7050
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