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The Bear Bottom Inn

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412 West Spruce Street, Mackay, ID 83251
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Twin Falls, ID, United States
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14 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Stopped on way home to Twin Falls from over Trail Creek Summit because of Trip Advisor! Service was friendly and prompt by Shannon and we were there on Saturday which is Mexican food night! It was delicious and fresh!! Yes, we would stop here again!!

1 Thank Judy L B
Mesquite, Nevada
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16 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

They don't have a menu and only offer a few items. But the food was good! I would eat here again if I find myself out here.

1 Thank little m
Marshalls Creek, Pennsylvania
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11 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2016

This place provides a pleasant dining experience, good food and a fair price. Friendly attentive staff who are familiar with the area and can offer suggestions to the tourist folks. Highly recommended

Thank michaelstapleton310
Nashville, Tennessee
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254 reviews
214 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2015

We ate here for dinner on a Friday night, and the special was the ribs plate. Very good! The ribs were meaty and the sauce was unique and savory. The plate came with sweet potato, casserole, biscuit and as an extra treat there was fresh honey butter for the biscuit, and cinnamon butter for the sweet potato. They have a... More 

1 Thank D B
Acworth, Georgia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2015

We enjoyed our visit at the Bear Bottom Inn. We spent two days here in Mackay. The staff was extremely friendly. The room was clean, cozy and very affordable. The restaurant food was homemade and fantastic. Don't pass this inn by if traveling through Mackay!!!

Thank Greg E
Taos, New Mexico
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2015

New owners have really put in a lot of effort. Great beer selection, great food, service, and atmosphere, They serve one meal a night. Friday was bbq. All home made and very well done. The strawberry cheesecake desert was among the best I have had. I hope they do well. They deserve it!

Thank tuckerjw
Punta Gorda, Florida
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47 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

Margaret only provides on selection and when it's gone dinner is over so plan to dine early. Mackey is a small country town but I think half the town plus all the guests of the Inn showed up for the lasagna, salad, rolls and craft beer.

Thank jackorrcc
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8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014 via mobile

While working in Mackay Idaho we needed a room for the night and was referred to the Bear Bottom Inn. We found the owners so friendly and helpful, the room so inviting and so clean! We had not planned to stay overnight and had no amenities. What they did not have for us they helped us find and recommended a... More 

Thank Karen B
Beit Shemesh, Israel
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

They offer only one option of food (different one each night) but they know how to cook and it was delicious. They have a good selection of draft beers. Since we were not familiar with the beers they offered us to taste and decide which one we wanted. Also, the meal of the day included grilled shrimps which my wife... More 

Thank alongilad
Mackay, Idaho
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2014

The Bear Bottom Inn has been a great place to go to drink a variety of beers on tap. Now that Margie is serving food, it is also the best place in Mackay and surrounding area to eat. The atmosphere is very friendly and the staff (Barb, Margie, Todd & Tekkla ) make you feel at home. We residents of... More 

Thank Glenn R

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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    5 of 5 stars
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 412 West Spruce Street, Mackay, ID 83251
  • Location: United States  >  Idaho (ID)  >  Mackay
  • Phone Number: 208.588.2483

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?