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Lighthouse Restaurant

752 Hwy 89 South, Gardiner, MT 59030
406-848-2138
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Ranked #2 of 28 Restaurants in Gardiner
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $8 - $14
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Good for: Large groups
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
Description: The Lighthouse Restaurant is located in a large 6000 Square foot structure that was built in the 1920's. The main dining rom is constructed with wood and logs and has a nice, warm and casual atmosphere.We are located 7 miles north of Gardiner off of highway 89 and the restaurant is surrounded by beautiful mountains and is located 1 mile away from the historic natural wonder (The Devil's Slide).
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Portland, Oregon
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53 reviews 53 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

Strange lighthouse decor in Montana, but the food was quite good, and the waiter was new and nice. Shrimp dish was very nice, and hubby had some bison he enjoyed. Lovely drive from Gardiner, beautiful country.

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Knoxville, Tennessee
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208 reviews 208 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
66 helpful votes 66 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

Checked Trip Advisor before travels and had Lighthouse Restaurant on our list when we arrived in Gardiner, MT. Drove down the road to Corwin Springs and could not miss it on the left. We were glad to see that ingredients are locally sourced and organic, and then combined into a very tasty Asian delight. Pleasant meal for two by the... More

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Denton, Texas
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

We were given high praises for this restaurant and they proved to be accurate. However, don't try to use your GPS to find it. It's about 9 miles out of Gardiner but my GPS kept trying to send me to a spot in town on the main road. We finally got better directions and arrived around 7:00 pm after a... More

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

A previous reviewer sums up my thoughts--"Have no idea how this place is getting positive ratings. I am a frequent traveller and this was one of the worst meals my husband and I have ever experienced. From the dust-covered fake flowers on the table to soup straight out of a Campbell's can. Perhaps it has changed hands recently? " My... More

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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

At first impression, The Lighthouse may seems a bit out of place: it's all ship and sailing motifs and a thousand miles from any ocean. Then you see the very eclectic menu and wonder what kind of place is this? No two items the same...each dish seems to be from a different country or locale. Turns out, there is a... More

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Emigrant,MT
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

We live locally and put off checking out the Lighthouse restaurant till the night before they closed for the season. That was a big mistake. The food was wonderful, they honored an old coupon we had for a free appetizer.The table settings were very nice and the food was served on hot dishes, important to us all. The dining room... More

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Union, South Carolina
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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

We had supper at the Lighthouse...we were encouraged to go by the owners of our cabin, and so glad we went We thought that they closed the last weekend of September for the season, but they stayed open until the last day of the month! Our good fortune! Victor, who is a 5-star chef, took great care of us. He... More

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Nashville, Tennessee, United States
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

close to our overnight location and we returned a second night for more of their good food. we enjoyed the conversation and when we returned our server remembered what we liked.

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New Jersey
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4 reviews 4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

The Lighthouse is one of those happy surprises that a good vacation can bring. Really excellent, flavorful, well-prepared food at great prices. The mac and cheese was a gourmet-style treat. The burgers were really first-rate. Wonderful desserts. I could go on... If this restaurant was in a more populated area it would have a long wait to get in.

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montana
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221 reviews 221 reviews
132 restaurant reviews
78 helpful votes 78 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

We really enjoy dining here. The menu is eclectic. Lots of flavorful choices. Many with an Asian influence. The main dining area is very welcoming with lots of windows. The service has always been friendly and prices are quite reasonable for a tourist town.

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Additional Information about Lighthouse Restaurant

Address: 752 Hwy 89 South, Gardiner, MT 59030
Phone Number: 406-848-2138
Location: United States  >  Montana (MT)  >  Gardiner
Average Prices: USD 8 - 14

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