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Bright Angel Restaurant, Fountain & Bar

West Rim Drive, Grand Canyon National Park, AZ
+1 928-638-2631
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  • Excellent21%
  • Very good41%
  • Average25%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible5%
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“breakfast” (464 reviews)
“fajitas” (70 reviews)
“ice cream” (98 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
West Rim Drive, Grand Canyon National Park, AZ
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Reviewed 1 week ago

There was a wait around 1pm to get a table, but i'm glad we did. Ordered a turkey burger and sweet potato fries, both were served hot and met expectations. Our server was fantastic and very attentive which was a plus. Hot, quick food was...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank sporty1823
Reviewed 1 week ago

They have good ice cream and snacks at the fountain. So do drop by to get your ice cream fix at the Grand Canyon!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Edomon
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had one dinner here as a change of pace from the restaurant at Yavapai. We shouldn’t have made the effort. The dining room resembled a poorly run Bob Evans, the food was so-so at best, and the service was excruciatingly slow. The entire experience was...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank radishmom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Food arrived 3 minutes after ordering. Essentially caferia food all already made sitting in warmer. Soup was lukewarm and spaghetti was cold. Terrible. I had no high expectation at these tourist places but how to you mess up soup and spaghetti That bad. Server gave...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank michael c
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Been going to and staying at the Grand Canyon off and on since the 1960’s, and, while some things age well, this place is not one of them. National Historic Landmarks are fabulous, but there is no excuse for their facilities to be dark, smelly,...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank rodeowilshire22
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The view before sunset is probably amazing but the food isn’t that special and overall you are a captive audience. Parking can be very limited. The lodge itself is interesting. Alcohol is available.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank reidt858
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is consistent with what you would expect from a park food stop. Breakfast standard, food OK. The bar gets high marks for doing a local brewery tap takeover on Friday night, and had a good cover band playing.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Dan D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The food at the restaurant was good. I had breakfast and lunch there. The grilled chicken sandwich was good. The Bright Angel Breakfast was basic breakfast and good. The service was 50/50. I had a real good server for lunch and a server who seemed...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank MrMCNY
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The Bright Angel had a nice comfy feel and really good food with great options for all types of eaters. Recommend it

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Carliq3
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Despite the very rude hostess , we had a very nice lunch here with views overlooking the Grand Canyon The menu had quite a few choices fir everyone Portions are large It is very busy so expect a wait Ours was only 10 minutes We...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank H3847IJcheryld
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April 21, 2018|
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Response from Mary B | Reviewed this property |
No reservation needed.
February 25, 2018|
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Response from Mary B | Reviewed this property |
No, but they have a good display of all between the entry desk and the restrooms as you walk down the hall and a room on the right, if I remember correctly. Check it out.
February 21, 2018|
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Response from Arn E | Reviewed this property |
You don't get a view when seated in the restaurant. But...the building is just on the walkway along the rim, so you will have a very good chance to admire the view on your way there and back (if you leave before it's too... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Large groups, Local cuisine, Scenic view, Families with children, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: West Rim Drive, Grand Canyon National Park, AZ
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Grand Canyon National Park
  • Phone Number: +1 928-638-2631
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