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Running Bear Pancake House

538 Madison Ave, West Yellowstone, MT 59758-9525
+1 406-646-7703
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good29%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
538 Madison Ave, West Yellowstone, MT 59758-9525
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Reviewed October 16, 2017

Running Bear was recommended to us the first day we arrived in West Yellowstone! We decided to make it our last breakfast to celebrate the amazing time we had visiting the park. It did not disappoint in any way!

Thank vkbusse
Reviewed October 16, 2017 via mobile

Awesome breakfast spot, and great lattes! The staff was really nice and considerate. Would highly recommend.

Thank rhodmas21
Reviewed October 15, 2017

We were looking for a good place to have breakfast the night before since we were planning on meeting family for brunch the ext morning. I went on Trip Advisor to look up a good place and found this restaurant. We drove by and thought,...More

Thank DianaMEP
Reviewed October 15, 2017

We ate breakfast here three mornings while visiting Yellowstone. Each time was early, about 7 a.m. so the restaurant was not crowded. We never had to wait. Coffee was outstanding and all the food choices we made were very good. We had no issues at...More

Thank jbag44
Reviewed October 12, 2017 via mobile

We stopped in for a quick breakfast on our way through to the Grand Tetons. The trout and eggs was delicious and a good sized portion. Friendly staff and quick service as well.

Thank William R
Reviewed October 11, 2017

There's a reason this place is #1 for restaurants in West Yellowstone-the food! We had breakfast and it was filling, delicious and just a bit different. My wife's vegetarian omelette came with home made pico that was just spicy enough. My meatloaf and eggs was...More

Thank Robert S
Reviewed October 11, 2017

I had an omelette with smoked salmon and mushrooms, really good. The biscuit was a little dry, probably because it was an end piece, the middle ones are probably better. Someone else at our table had the pecan pancake, said it was good.

Thank Lurain L
Reviewed October 9, 2017

We ate here last year and loved it then and decided to eat there again this trip. Glad we did! The portions are huge and is delicious!

Thank David E
Reviewed October 9, 2017

Great breakfast spot! I had the Papa Bear because I'm a biscuit and gravy gal. The sausage gravy was very good - as good as any I've had in the south. The eggs were cooked as I asked and the bacon was flavorful and cooked...More

Thank jantalking
Reviewed October 8, 2017

We had breakfast at Running Bear Pancake House on Sunday morning before heading into Yellowstone National Park for our first day. The food was fantastic. We had a party of eight and covered a wide variety of items from the menu. The pancakes (especially with...More

Thank Ray O
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Alyssa T
January 28, 2018|
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Response from Kelly B | Property representative |
Yes we do offer Homemade Pies with Homemade crust.
Judy R
February 24, 2017|
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Response from Kelly B | Property representative |
Old Faithful is 30 miles from West Yellowstone. Drive time depends on traffic and animals.
Jess V
September 2, 2016|
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Response from Jennifer B | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure if they do. Sorry
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$4 - $15
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Large groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
6:00 AM - 2:00 PM
6:00 AM - 2:00 PM
6:00 AM - 2:00 PM
6:00 AM - 2:00 PM
6:00 AM - 2:00 PM
6:00 AM - 2:00 PM
6:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 538 Madison Ave, West Yellowstone, MT 59758-9525
  • Location: United States  >  Montana (MT)  >  West Yellowstone
  • Phone Number: +1 406-646-7703
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Family Friendly Full service restaurant serving breakfast all day. Homemade pies, muffins, cinnamon rolls, quick breads. Espresso drinks available, Box Lunches available. Breakfast 6:00am to 2:00pm Lunch 11:00am to 2:00pm
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