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Laughing Horse Lodge- MOVED

Milemarker 71.5, Hwy 83, Swan Lake, MT 59911
+1 406-250-6476
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  • Excellent86%
  • Very good6%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (3 reviews)
“burger” (6 reviews)
“linguine” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours Closed
American, International, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Milemarker 71.5, Hwy 83, Swan Lake, MT 59911
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Reviewed 3 November 2016

Linda at Swan Lake Cabins recommended Laughing Horse for dinner, and we were not disappointed. Laughing Horse Lodge is in a tiny town along Swan Lake, but is hard to find this quality of food anywhere else in the Flathead Lake area. We were disappointed...More

Thank cindy b
Reviewed 12 July 2016 via mobile

We stayed here for three days in the cabin. We love the restaurant, great food, and the setting. We did not care for the cabin. It was too close to the highway and the traffic noise made it hard for light sleepers. Also the two...More

Thank PhillyRobyn
Reviewed 6 July 2016

From the moment we sat down, we fell in love with this place! We had a beautiful garden table in the back of the restaurant. The weather was just perfect for a beautiful, romantic dinner! I cannot say enough about the food! We had seared...More

Thank Kim B
Reviewed 18 June 2016

Everything they served us was really well made, tasty; good presentations and creativity of the menu. The Chef is great and the service is good as well. Plenty of option on wine, there are no spirits but it's ok because the menu is more for...More

Thank LQL_CM
Reviewed 4 June 2016

My 3 star review is an average between a 5star for the food - the burger was one of the best I´ve ever had.. and the 0 star the presence of 3 dogs in the restaurant... which were running around almost jumping on my plate......More

1  Thank marcoj361
ForLoveOfGoldens, Owner at Laughing Horse Lodge, responded to this reviewResponded 14 June 2016

Thank you for your review Marco...we're happy that you enjoyed the food, even with the pups around you. If you had expressed your concern, we would have gladly removed them while you dined, as we do have that request a few times a year from...More

Reviewed 30 May 2016

Great service, great wine, and a delightful meal. Can't wait to return. Highly recommended for locals and tourists alike.

Thank KEMMichigan
Reviewed 23 May 2016

We visited the Laughing Horse for the first time for an anniversary weekend get away and stayed in the quaint little cabin room. The pouring rain made our hiking plans unappealing, but we had plenty of time to read and enjoy the amazing meals. The...More

Thank lindagf54
Reviewed 24 February 2016

Excellent dining, friendly atmosphere, small dining area but very cozy. Has lodging in the back. Hear its very nice but never had the opportunity to use it.

Thank Peg P
Reviewed 19 October 2015

This is the 2nd year we've stayed at the Laughing Horse Lodge. Quaint rooms are clean and comfortable, decorated western style. Great courtyard out back to relax and read or enjoy a drink. Well-behaved dogs are accepted, making this a fun place to bring your...More

Thank Donald P
Reviewed 19 September 2015

We stayed in a Forest Service cabin with access to Swan Lake nearby. The very small town of Swan Lake has a general store/trading post and you can rent paddle boats and canoes at the state park. The unlikely Laughing Horse Restaurant and Lodge is...More

Thank CarnivalGatti
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$9 - US$32
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Milemarker 71.5, Hwy 83, Swan Lake, MT 59911
  • Location: United States  >  Montana (MT)  >  Swan Lake
  • Phone Number: +1 406-250-6476
  • E-mail
Mostly organic. Always fresh. Totally delicious...
Intimate, fine dining without the attitude. Exceptional service and value. Open for dinner Wednesday - Sunday, May - October. Special FreeFall Tuesday Chef's Table events and catering.
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