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Cowboy Lodge and Grill

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208 Stone St, Gardiner, MT 59030-7745
+1 406-848-9175
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South Carolina
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164 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stopped here after a long drive from the Bitterroot Valley of Montana on our way to Cody through Yellowstone. It was a welcome stop. The server was great and took care of us, the place was good looking and clean. Lots of cool animals mounted in a typically western theme, but not tacky. The food was excellent and well... More 

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New River, Arizona, United States
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33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 27, 2016

The potato salad was horrible. None of us wanted it. The food was not the best and the price was high. It looks like it would be a good place, but the quality of food is not there. Out of the 4 of us, not one of us liked the food.

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Yamhill, Oregon
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26 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 24, 2016 via mobile

Food is rustic but very good and atmosphere is rustic and relaxing. Liked that you can go to a non pretentious place that needs no explanation because it's good. It's cowboy / Country good cooking with a few twists. Staff is very nice and easy going, we had a young man tonight that did a very nice job. Had special... More 

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Ridgewood
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12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 18, 2016

Food was good server was excellent! She knew the menu well and was able to make good recommendations! Nice atmosphere ,gave you a sense of Gardner Montana

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Calgary, Canada
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21 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 18, 2016

We were in Gardiner for a week, and needed somewhere to eat dinner. Our 9-year old spotted this place and wanted to try it. The host was very friendly, and got us to our table almost immediately. I was expecting the usual burgers, fries etc, but was pleasantly surprised with the menu choices. I chose the country fried steak, with... More 

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New Mexico
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102 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 18, 2016

We went here for lunch and it is probably the best place we ate in town. They have a good menu and their desserts are also home made and very good. Nice décor inside.

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santa barbara
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 17, 2016 via mobile

Not a fan. Expensive are food was not good. I had a barbecue sandwich and am generally somewhat particular about BBQ after being from Texas. Someone should just do a basic quality check before meal was served. I've tried this before to the same results. Sorry for the negative - just need employees to care.

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Murfreesboro TN
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 16, 2016

Good food but pricey. Fair service. Good local beers. It was not crowded but it took a while, still,for food.

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Michigan
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22 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 15, 2016 via mobile

In Gardiner for a week, my lodging was just off 89, close to Yellowstone's North entrance. Cowboy Lodge was within walking distance and I liked it so much it was my choice for dinner a second time. Friendly service, great burgers, but what won me over was the Homemade Stew and cole slaw. The cole slaw was quite possibly the... More 

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14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 15, 2016 via mobile

We wanted to try some more local fare and decided to try out Cowboys again. Ordered both our steaks medium, they came out well and so dry that we could hardly chew them. No one came back to check on us so we couldn't send them back. We told the waitress when she finally brought our check and she just... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Bar, Barbecue, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Local cuisine, Dining on a budget, Large groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 208 Stone St, Gardiner, MT 59030-7745
  • Location: United States  >  Montana (MT)  >  Gardiner
  • Phone Number: +1 406-848-9175

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?