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Ptarmigan Dining Room

Many Glacier Hotel, Glacier National Park, MT
+1 406-892-2525
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good38%
  • Average23%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible3%
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“breakfast” (72 reviews)
“trout” (42 reviews)
“prime rib” (20 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Many Glacier Hotel, Glacier National Park, MT
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Reviewed October 8, 2018

They were all but closing up this restaurant for the season when we visited Many Glacier recently. A few dishes were not available, as was the wine we initially selected. Despite this, we had superb service from Kyla and great food and wine. This was...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Carolyn_and_John_B
Reviewed October 7, 2018

Lunch or dinner at Ptarmigan Dining Room in the historic Many Glacier Hotel in Montana's Glacier National Park is like eating in an Alpine lodge in the Bavarian Alps and enjoying the spectacular views of the snow-capped mountains and lakes in Switzerland or Austria. It's...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Taylor B
Reviewed September 23, 2018

We only ate lunch, but our party of six was very pleased with the food. The ambience is wonderful although for the life of me I can't understand why they added a heavy wooden trellis on one side of the room that destroys the openness...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Jaybardin
Reviewed September 23, 2018

Lovely wood decorations and decent breakfast buffet. Staff kindly got me gluten free toast when asked. Menu was average and preparation was good.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Kathleen S
Reviewed September 16, 2018

Our group of five ate here for lunch (before our scheduled boat trip) and dinner (after that boat & hiking trip). Bison tenderloin was enjoyed by two of our group and rainbow trout (by another two). We found all of the meals delicious. The service,...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank RobertW2h483MD
Reviewed September 14, 2018 via mobile

We stayed and ate here Friday night 6/29/2018. I ordered the bison tenderloin cooked medium rare. The steak I received was medium well. Our server from Ecuador did not ask about our meal until I was done and disappointed. My wife's meal was prime rib...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Ambassador785199
Reviewed September 9, 2018

Full Disclosure: This was paid for my tour company because of problems and I have no idea of the price. The filet mignon was excellent. As a one top with a gratuity included, i am the bane of waiters and he did tend to forget...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Ann F
Reviewed September 5, 2018 via mobile

My friends and I were on the Red Bus Tour in Glacier National Park and stopped for lunch at the Ptarmigan. I ordered a salad with grilled chicken. My friends both ordered the roast beef sandwich. Each of the dishes were well presented; however, the...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Magnolia1950
Reviewed September 2, 2018

After our morning hike from the Swiftcurrent trailhead to Redrock Falls we picked this place for a late lunch solely on the merits of the spectacular view across the lake. Some of the worst meals I've ever had were in National Parks, so I looked...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Cameron M
Reviewed August 29, 2018

The restaurant is an old room with very high wooden ceilings. Out the window are fantastic views of Swiftcurrent Lake and the mountains beyond. The food is fantastic. We had (between the 3 of us): the trout, the bison tenderloin, and the bison chili burger.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank ag5c
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January 4, 2019|
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Response from Ann F | Reviewed this property |
When is your wedding? The Many Glacier Hotel in closed until June. I know of no small catering room. Reservations for the hotel are made a year in advance unless there is a cancellation. It does not look promising. Sorry..
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Scenic view, Romantic, Large groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Many Glacier Hotel, Glacier National Park, MT
  • Location: United States  >  Montana (MT)  >  Glacier National Park
  • Phone Number: +1 406-892-2525
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