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2305 Old Faithful, Old Faithful Snow Lodge, Yellowstone National Park, WY
307-344-7901
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We originally had reservations at the Old Faithful Inn Dining Room, but cancelled them because we thought that the Obsidian Dining Room had a better menu. We all ordered the Bison Short Ribs with Mashed Potatoes and Snowpeas. We were all a little slightly disappointed with how tough the bison short ribs were, but that could have been since we... More 

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Orlando, Florida
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We had to wait to be seated (after having other guests cut the line and be seated) and then waited over 15 minutes in the ridiculously hot dining room for a server to appear to take our order. We were ready to order but when it was obvious that service for the entire meal would be sub-par (even for the... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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29 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

After deciding not to go back to the Inn's restaurant, we came here. The staff, particularly Bill, were very friendly and had no problem accommodating our group at various times for breakfast and dinner. Food was excellent as was service, and it was far less crowded than the inn.

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Thank ctn66
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This was a nice restaurant in this busy place. Good for kids too. Service was excellent and efficient. We were happy with our dining choice in OF.

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Thank AllD13
San Antonio, Texas
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6 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a majority of our meals here, over a 4 day period. Always seemed to have good service and good food. We preferred this restaurant over the others we patronized, in the park. Liked the fact we had a breakfast choice. We could either have buffet or order from the menu. Buffet was small be had what I liked... More 

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Thank pioneer186
Westerham, United Kingdom
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113 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 97 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Dinner at the Obsidian was pretty good considering this is a very touristy area and the numbers being catered for. The breakfast buffet is not so good - a la carte breakfast is much better quality and value.

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Thank AlisonandColin
Minneapolis, Minnesota
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19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had dinner here and it was quite good. Definitely better than the food we had had at the Old Faithful Inn, but don't expect to be overly wowed. Our service was good except we had to repeatedly ask for refills on our water (the elevation made us thirsty!).

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This menu had better menu choices than even Old faithful Inn. We had a great dinner. The atmosphere isn't as nice as Old Faithful Inn, np but the food was excellent.

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Thank Michelle C
Atlanta
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59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 164 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

After a miserable dinner at the Old Faithful Inn, we started dining here. What a good decision! You will need to make reservations. We had several dinners and each was delicious. I think that the kitchen chef here needs to train the cook at the Inn.

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Thank MarJan6861
Tyler, TX
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140 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

After the Lake Hotel dining room this was our second best meal in the park. Prompt kind service. Food came out quickly and warm. Good bread. Decent wine list. My steak was just excellent. Pasta was good. Mixed reviews here indicate things may be hit and miss but on our night kitchen and service were right on.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$20
Cuisine
American
Meals
Breakfast, Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Local cuisine, Families with children
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: 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?