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Prospector

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American, Bar
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209 US Hwy 212, Cooke City, MT 59020-1119
+1 406-838-2251
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07:00 - 22:00
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Chicago, Illinois
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26 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 July 2016

I thought the food was good but a little high. Wait Staff very good.This is a small town north of Yellowstone. Mostly for tourist so prices were high. But we had a great time there over the 4th of July

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Thank 433jacquelinek
Rockford, Illinois
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48 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 July 2016 via mobile

Chose this restaurant by flipping a coin since we couldn't access TA with the limited wifi and no cell service in the area. We made a good flip because our meal was very good, my wife loved the buffalo chicken flatbread pizza, I loved the fact that they had cold beer and the burger was pretty good as well. The... More 

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Thank Dave M
Mansfield, Ohio
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205 reviews
108 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 118 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 July 2016 via mobile

We ate here on our way into Yellowstone. The waitstaff and bartender are very friendly and helpful. Food was good and there is outdoor seating. We enjoyed visiting with the neighborhood dogs, but if you would not like that be warned. There are several dogs that seem to wander around the patio. It was pleasant here however with lots of... More 

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Midway, Utah
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88 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 July 2016

I like Eggs Benedict and got a tasty very generous breakfast example here while staying in town. Service was also good.

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Thank Drift A Dry -
Athens, Georgia
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141 reviews
98 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 July 2016 via mobile

My husband and I ate here while staying in Silver gate, MT. It was a cool, rainy evening so we both got chili. I also got a side salad. I ate my salad first and my chili was room temperature by the time I ate it. In hindsight, I should've eaten the chili first. It was still pretty good, though.... More 

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Thank Margaret G
Arkansas
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 July 2016

We asked about the rooms, they book 3 months in advance. There's a casino and restaurant in this motel.

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Thank Mike C
LaGrangeville, New York
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99 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 June 2016

Stopped while visiting nearby Silvergate. Evening featured prime rib which was excellant !! Others in party had chicken and strip steak which was equally as good. Service was great and the bar was very reasonable. Don't hesitate to stop in!

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Thank FD15CAP
Billings, Montana
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64 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 June 2016

Decent place to eat. Numerous items on the menu, service was real good and the food arrived promptly. Prices are on the high side (burgers are over $10), but it is a resort town, so that is to be expected.

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Thank Brett L
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93 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 June 2016

We ate here after a long day on the trail and were quite surprised at how tasty the food was! Service was good, the food did take a little while to arrive (although we were starving so it may not have been as long as it seemed!), but was worth the wait. The kids got the Juicy Lucy and loved... More 

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Thank Chris L
Austin, Texas
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98 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 June 2016

Nice restaurant, but food was not that good.. Also very expensive. Hamburger was $10. Not a lot of places to pick from in Cooke City.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
American, Bar
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Kids, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 22:00
Monday
07:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 22:00
Thursday
07:00 - 22:00
Friday
07:00 - 22:00
Saturday
07:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 209 US Hwy 212, Cooke City, MT 59020-1119
  • Location: United States  >  Montana (MT)  >  Cooke City
  • Phone Number: +1 406-838-2251

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