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Whistlestop Restaurant

1024 US Hwy 49, East Glacier Park, MT 59434
406-226-9292
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Cuisines: American
Good for: Families with children, Local cuisine, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Dessert
Restaurant details
Good for: Families with children, Local cuisine, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Dessert
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72% Recommend
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Date | Rating
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
Ellicott City, Maryland
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014 NEW

We tried this on our first morning in East Glacier and then returned every single morning (5) remaining plus one on the road back to the airport from West Glacier. This is not a breakfast for dieters or health-watchers--stuffed huckleberry french toast is deep-fried in batter (other flavors and a bunch of delectable omelets also available). But it sticks--only one... More

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Chandler, AZ
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38 reviews 38 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014 NEW

Really good ribs and reasonable price. Dinners include salad, vegetable, potatoe. Great huckleberry pie. Staff very friendly.

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Pipestone, Minnesota
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014 NEW

I love burgers, and I'm glad we stopped here for lunch. We both had bison burgers and loved them. My fiancee had fries and I had chips. Both were great. I'm not a huge fan of chips, but these must have been homemade because they actually had potato in them!

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Great Falls, Montana
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9 reviews 9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014 NEW

This was my favorite restaurant in the little town of East Glacier. Greeted with some of the friendliest service, we got to sit outside on a cute patio, perfect for the weather we had. The food was delicious and the prices were reasonable. A must stop when in town!

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Sarasota, Florida
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57 reviews 57 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014 NEW

This place doesn't look like much from the outside, but the food was excellent. My wife and I both had omelets which were delicious and well priced.

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michigan
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51 reviews 51 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014

Not your usual kind of mom and pop restaurant. Everything we had was tasty, fresh, plentiful and had extra touches. From the salad that was more than just a side salad to the grilled tomato garnish with the BBQ beef platter. The special for the day was crafted by a smart chef who understood other cultures cuisine when it is... More

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Chesapeake Beach, Maryland
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

Their Huckleberry French toast they gloat about on their front sign is terrible! It was deep fried with some kind of low cost cream cheese and purple stuff in the middle that had very little taste of huckleberries at all! The place looked and felt like a shack trying to be a restaurant !

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Lawrenceville, Georgia
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23 reviews 23 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

Supply and Demand. The Whistlestop is an outdated Mom & Pop restaurant that I am fairly certain doe snot meet many safety codes. You have to step through a window to eat on their patio and the lone bathroom is in the middle of the kitchen. The price of the food is comparable to an upscale dining experience, despite a... More

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Sugar Land, Texas
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61 reviews 61 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

We had delicious beef and pork ribs, tender and falling off the bone. The "smaller" portions were pretty large! Service was pleasant but a little slow.

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Kennewick
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42 reviews 42 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

We stopped in just as they were opening and gearing up. When we went inside 4 tables were all waiting on their food to come out. Rather than wait we ordered the cinnamon rolls which were good, however they walked across the parking lot to the deli to get them for us. Had we known we would have gone to... More

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