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Blue Lion

160 N Millward St, Jackson, WY 83001-8580
+1 307-733-3912
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good19%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“rack of lamb” (271 reviews)
“elk tenderloin” (104 reviews)
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Seafood, American, International, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
160 N Millward St, Jackson, WY 83001-8580
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We had arrived prior to our reservation time and they were able to seat us at a nice table tucked in the corner. Waiter was attentive,very informative and engaging. Food was out of this world. I had the bison with huckleberry sauce and my husband...More

Thank Theresa C
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Delicious! The food was fresh and well prepared. Service was timely but not rushed. Highly recommend!

Thank Christine H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a local friend recommend the Blue Lion and we’re glad we went. Both my wife and I had the lamb and it was terrific. The service was also excellent. The only issue is that the tables are very close.

Thank richard c
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Loved the food. Stuffed mushrooms and French onion soup were great. The steak was good the potatoes not so much. Loved the atmosphere. Our server Celia left us feeling like an inconvenience. That’s never nice. I hope she reads this review and ups her game....More

Thank Jilie D
Reviewed 1 week ago

Dinner at the Blue Lion is a must if you are staying in the Jackson Hole area. We all had the rack of lamb which is one of their specialties and it was heavenly—-the best lamb I’ve ever had! The restaurant is very tatsefully decorated...More

Thank Susan J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Blue Lion was recommended to us and so glad we went. It is very cute inside and the food was amazing. It is not a huge place so make reservations to be sure you get in as you don't want to miss it. They are...More

1  Thank HFTSM
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Looking for solid continental cuisine with a local flair? You can’t go wrong with the Blue Lion. The restaurant is in town but off the main buzz and by a relatively quiet street. It’s in an old house converted into restaurant for both indoor and...More

1  Thank leatfernwood
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great food. The best French onion soup ever, Duck cakes were very good. Elk steak was also very good.

Thank billunderhill47
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Fantastic meal, excellent service and pleasant ambiance. We dined at this restaurant at the recommendation of a friend and were not disappointed in this regard. The staff were all very skilled and our meals exceeded expectations. The lamb is prepared perfectly, something my wife appreciated....More

1  Thank Charles U
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited here based on Trip Advisor ratings and recommendation from hotel. Was not disappointed. My wife had a trout special and I had the Bison Ravioli. Both were excellent. Service was prompt and checked on often. Will go back if in town again.

Thank Bubbles606
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22 February 2018|
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Response from mloftis | Reviewed this property |
I don’t think they have a parking lot, thee should be public lots nearby, we walked from our hotel.
28 September 2017|
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Response from Jack R | Reviewed this property |
I would say yes. It’s quiet and very cozy
6 July 2017|
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Response from Richard R | Reviewed this property |
They did have some vegan options on their menu! They do have a website, with the most current menu on it! I'd check there for what they serve! Jackson is very, vegan friendly at most venues!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$22 - US$48
Restaurant features
Takeout, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 160 N Millward St, Jackson, WY 83001-8580
    (1.5 blocks from Broadway and Millward)
  • Location: United States  >  Wyoming (WY)  >  Jackson Hole  >  Jackson
  • Phone Number: +1 307-733-3912
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The Blue Lion was built as a residential home in the late 1930's, in 1974 it became The Tourist Trap restaurant and then in 1976 The Blue Lion. I bought it in 1978 after graduating college. The Blue Lion has evolved a lot since the early days. We continue to add and change dishes semi-annually. The lamb, elk and fresh fish are our biggest sellers. There was a restaurant in southern California where I grew up that served mud pie and my mother made a home made hot fudge sauce which we incorporated into our own version of mud pie, a local favorite. The restaurant has been enlarged several times, the upstairs dining, the kitchen, the waiting area and the outdoor deck. In the winter The Blue Lion can accommodate 60 diners at one time. In the summer we open the deck enabling us to accommodate 80 diners. We are open nightly at 5:30 and usually feature an acoustical guitarist as entertainment. Let Chef Tony Duren, Sous Chef Zach Swim and the rest of our team treat a wonderful Night.
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