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Tumbleweeds Bookstore & Cafe

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501 Scott St, Gardiner, MT 59030
14068482225
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6:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Mon - Fri 6:00 am - 9:00 pm
Sat - Sun 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Brentwood, Maryland
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Food and coffee were excellent, I bought several books on the area, and postcards created by local artists. Free wifi to catch up on work as well, dogs aloud on the outside deck.

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Ann Arbor, Michigan, United States
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19 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stopped here on our first full day in Yellowstone for a quick breakfast. We had tea, coffee, hot chocolate, and personal service. I asked for jam with my croissant and they cut it and half and spread the jelly themselves. I had a great conversation with a staff member from my home state and left with a full belly and... More 

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Panama City, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped in and ordered bag lunches for the next day. Each lunch contained a very nice sandwich (ham, turkey, or roast beef) with cheese, lettuce, tomato; a bag of chips, desert, and a bottle of water. The cost was aprox $10 each. The lunches were ready on time the following morning. We also have hand scooped huckleberry ice cream when... More 

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Pt Richmond,Ca
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lovely, charming place with an atmosphere of home. So nice to see a bookstore combined with a place to have breakfast! The 3 women who worked in it were helpful and distinct individuals who made us feel right at home!

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Thank Bindu D
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Such a cute store! They have hand made and recycled books and scrapbooks, along with hand made jewelry. The sandwiches and coffee are great. Alsop, there is a Groupon you can use!

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Temecula, California
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

we had a wonder coffee at this road side cafe, the owner was great and has created a quaint place to dine

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Surprise, Arizona
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2016

We went there for breakfast ordered bagels and coffee which was great and inexpensive. They serve Bagels, coffee, tea, sandwiches(Healthy) , burritos and crousiants just to name a few things. We'd go there Again it was so good- the have a bookstore, reading area eating area's inside and out(Patio).

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California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2016

We just stopped in for a quick snack, and it worked out perfectly. The servers were good and friendly and our food was terrific. No problems here.

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Fort Worth, Texas
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4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2016

We went here more than three times during our stay and we had excellent service at every visit, and the smoothies and coffee were great!

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hollowayanna, Owner at Tumbleweeds Bookstore & Cafe, responded to this review

We are very happy to see you returned to our little store so often during your stay in Gardiner. It is always our goal to bring folks back which is often hard when people are just passing through on their way to Yellowstone. Thank you for being such a faithful customer. We hope to see you again on your next... More 

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5 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2016

We stopped in this quaint little bookstore to grab breakfast. First think you need to know, is it's primarily breakfast sandwiches, bagels, etc. Everything was delicious - especially the bagels and coffee. The wait staff was super sweet and very helpful.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$4 - $15
Cuisine
American, Cafe
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday
6:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
6:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
6:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
6:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
6:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 501 Scott St, Gardiner, MT 59030
  • Location: United States  >  Montana (MT)  >  Gardiner
  • Phone Number: 14068482225

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