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Obsidian Dining Room

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2305 Old Faithful, Old Faithful Snow Lodge, Yellowstone National Park, WY
+1 307-344-7901
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Athens, United States
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190 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 30, 2016 via mobile

The food was just ok. I personally thought the old faithful inn buffet was a better value, but we enjoyed our time here. Would return.

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Thank Elizabeth W
Carterville, Illinois
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62 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 30, 2016

My wife and I recently stayed at the Snow Lodge the last four days it was open for the season. We chose to ate one meal in the dining room. They sat us in front of the fireplace, which was very nice. Several game food choices. We both had the chicken and mash potatoes. We both drank water and no... More 

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Thank Bryan B
Dunkirk, New York
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265 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 93 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 26, 2016

We were at the Snow Lodge using their Wi-Fi and decided to check on availability for dinner and were advised tables were available at 5 P.M. but lines would be forming soon thereafter so we gave it a try. I had the prime rib plus corn chowder and the prime rib was good but the chowder only ok. My wife... More 

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destin fl
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17 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 21, 2016

We was visiting this October Wyoming, of course we wouldn't missed Yellowstone. Last year food was O.K. This year it was big make over in flavor and quality of food. We had breakfast it was excellent and 2 night's in row we ate dinner. I had beef tenderloin and it was melting in my mouth, my husband had a soup... More 

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Missoula, Montana, USA
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122 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 19, 2016

My son and I were staying at the cabins and decided to "splurge" for a meal instead of our own food we brought. We both had the Prime Rib, my came out over cooked and when he offered to take it back it meant one of us would eat while the other waited and their got cold or we both... More 

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Belgrade, Montana
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622 reviews
443 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 210 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 13, 2016

Ok, it's the ending of a busy season, SO WHAT! My husband and i spent a good portion of the morning riding through the park, enjoying the scenery. The fall colors, the bubbling steam pots along the way, dry trees from fires long ago and some wildlife. It's lunch time, where do we go with several hours of more scenery... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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79 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 12, 2016

We had dinner here with 2 other couples. My husband and I ordered the French Onion Soup - average, but then we both decided to have the Tenderloin, with peppercorn sauce and mash, it was one of the best steaks we have ever had, absolutely delicious. We enjoyed our dessert as well. The only hassle is that you do have... More 

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Smyrna, Georgia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 250 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 12, 2016

We ate here twice (due to late season limiting options) and each time the food was decent, the staff was friendly, the value was ok. Nothing special and there is certain cattle call feel, but they have some nice touches like a fireplace and sitting area and separate bar.

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Ipswich, United Kingdom
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166 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 11, 2016 via mobile

We stayed in the OFI for three nights and had to find an alternative to the awful Dining Room. We tried this on the second night and it was only marginally better. You cannot book and after a long we were shown to our table by disinterested staff. The food was just about edible but endured in a very dull... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 8, 2016

If you do not book ahead for the main dining room in the Inn then you are stuck eating in the snow lodge dining room which was pretty awful but they have a captive audiance.. NOT GOOD

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$20
Cuisine
American
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Special occasions, Large groups, Families with children, Kids, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2305 Old Faithful, Old Faithful Snow Lodge, Yellowstone National Park, WY
  • Location: United States  >  Wyoming (WY)  >  Yellowstone National Park
  • Phone Number: +1 307-344-7901

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