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Wonderland Cafe & Lodge


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We serve fresh baked goods (gluten green and vegan available most days), amazing espresso drinks, breakfast lunch and dinner. We have chef inspired menus and use locally sourced and organic ingredients in most of our menu! Excellent beer and wine offerings in a stunning modern/rustic setting. Free wifi, fireplace, patio... what more could you need to enjoy a meal, beverage or a place to work/meet/be with friends. Cards and games also available and a great music playlist should be expected. Eco lodge upstairs offers studios, 1 bedroom of 2 bedroom suites all with full kitchens. Enjoy reclaimed wood furniture, beautiful views and furnishings while getting a great nights rest on our amazing mattresses!
$3 - $35
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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
American, Bar, Cafe, Grill, Healthy
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wine and Beer
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Reviewed October 6, 2019 via mobile

Stayed here four nights in the third floor studio while visiting Yellowstone. Dined in the cafe for breakfast and dinner. Lodging: My experience left me scratching my head and curious if we had missed something. We arrived to find only one washcloth and three towels...More

Date of visit: October 2019
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Reviewed October 5, 2019 via mobile

We came in hungry from a day at Yellowstone and we were not disappointed. Atmosphere: comfortable, modern, local flair Service: prompt, friendly, helpful (Rachel did a fine job waiting our table) Food:hummus(good start),charcuterie(excellent),summer salad w/chicken & avocado (really good), 2 caldera burgers;1 bison & 1...More

Date of visit: September 2019
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977staceyo, Owner at Wonderland Cafe & Lodge, responded to this reviewResponded October 6, 2019

Thanks for dining with us, so glad you enjoyed your food etc. 😊

Reviewed October 5, 2019 via mobile

Very cute place, small, but don’t let the wait worry you. They have a great menu and good beer and wine selection. The Mac and Cheese with the pulled pork is to die for. I went to bed dreaming of waking and having my leftovers...More

Date of visit: October 2019
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Reviewed October 4, 2019 via mobile

Way overpriced!!! Got chicken and everything was over cooked Not much flavor Service not good One and done

Date of visit: October 2019
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Reviewed October 1, 2019

This was our only meal eating out in Gardiner, and it did not disappoint. Everyone's meal was good. The service was quick and friendly. The atmosphere was great. You cannot go wrong eating here. Only negative was they were out of the elk chili. (...More

Date of visit: September 2019
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Reviewed September 30, 2019

Our family had dinner here while staying in Gardiner. The boys and I enjoyed it , but my husband not so much. He is not much on trying new things so he had the regular burger and he did enjoy it. I had a salad...More

Date of visit: September 2019
Thank brideforlife
Reviewed September 29, 2019

We were in Montana for three weeks - from Billings to Glacier NP to Yellowstone NP and points in between and we had many good meals - but none as good as the one at Wonderland Cafe in Gardiner. The salad was fresh and the...More

Date of visit: September 2019
Thank keko5623
Reviewed September 26, 2019

After appalling service inside the park (multiple) I was beginning to fear that this may be the norm for the area. We decided we could be no worse off than to drive into Gardiner early in the morning to see what was available. We arrived...More

Date of visit: September 2019
Thank Gill69a
Reviewed September 26, 2019 via mobile

We stayed at Mammoth Hot Springs and with the limited dining options, decided to head up to Gardiner and found Wonderland based on ratings/reviews. The staff is friendly as soon as you walk in. Their beer selection includes many top local crafts and the staff...More

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank tpatel1975
Reviewed September 25, 2019

After a mediocre experience with the Mammoth hotel restaurant, we took the advice of our tour guide and tried Wonderland. It is well worth the 15 min drive from Mammoth. The only drawback is everyone seems to have figured this out, we got there at...More

Date of visit: September 2019
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977staceyo, Owner at Wonderland Cafe & Lodge, responded to this reviewResponded September 25, 2019

Thank you for sticking around. September does get busy. We are glad that you chose to dine with us and even happier that you enjoyed your visit! Safe travels!

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