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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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“pancakes” (451 reviews)
“french toast” (75 reviews)
“blueberries” (19 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
538 Madison Ave, West Yellowstone, MT 59758-9525
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We came here one morning after we learned our Yellowstone tour didn't provide lunch. We needed to pack our lunch, but we didn't know that until time to leave for the tour. We ran down the street to this place to grab something to go....More

Thank Madyson B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Friendly Service and great breakfast food. Family type food for breakfast or lunch. Comfortable sitting area yet cozy and quaint

Thank 952stacyb
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stopped here for breakfast during our first visit to Yellowstone National Park in August 2017. The breakfast here was great - my boyfriend had the Trout, my friend had the country fried steak and I had a breakfast burrito. We all sampled each other's...More

Thank MaximusGuinness
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great people and fantastic food. Had the French toast and omelet. Their English muffins are the best.

Thank William S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

You know you are going to be burning fuel visiting all the great sites in the park! There is no better place in town for breakfast!

Thank Sandra C
Reviewed 2 November 2017

This restaurant is so good we ate there all three mornings on our 3 day visit to Yellowstone. The menu is varied and reasonable. They offer everything from buckwheat pancakes to burritos to eggs benedict, and they do it all so well. Everything we had...More

Thank Muggs H
Reviewed 31 October 2017 via mobile

We stop in for breakfast every time we pass through West Yellowstone. Always good. Service is fast friendly and efficient. Home town atmosphere.

Thank Tetondavid
Reviewed 20 October 2017 via mobile

They served excellent food but portion maybe too big for Asian person. I will definitely go back again to try their breakfast.

Thank 258shelleyt
Reviewed 20 October 2017

Always a great place they have such a variety on their menu! I recommend sticking to the breakfast though, the lunch plate I got was not my favorite. I LOVE the cinnamon roll pancakes

Thank Amber F
Reviewed 17 October 2017 via mobile

We asked at our hotel for recommendations for a good breakfast place. They gave us some iffy recommendations so I asked a server at Slippery Otter and they said Running Bear Pancake House. Best recommendation! I had the non traditional French toast, eggs and bacon....More

Thank Skanegirl73
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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.
Jess V
2 September 2016|
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Response from Jennifer B | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure if they do. Sorry
Janet B
2 July 2016|
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Response from Thomas M | Reviewed this property |
I did not try them but friends we were traveling with stated they were really good and not to bad price wise.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Average prices
US$4 - US$15
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
6:00 AM - 2:00 PM
6:00 AM - 2:00 PM
6:00 AM - 2:00 PM
6:00 AM - 2:00 PM
6:00 AM - 2:00 PM
6:00 AM - 2:00 PM
6:00 AM - 2:00 PM
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
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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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