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Old Faithful Basin Store

1 Old Faithful Loop Road, Old Faithful area, Yellowstone National Park, WY 82190
+1 406-586-7593
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good39%
  • Average13%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“ice cream” (16 reviews)
“burger” (31 reviews)
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American, Diner
1 Old Faithful Loop Road, Old Faithful area, Yellowstone National Park, WY 82190
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Reviewed 1 week ago

For lunch or breakfast this is a good choice in the Old Faithful area. Unless you want to eat dinner before 6:00 pm this is not a dinner option, Only place I have ever been where the staff all run outside when a geyser goes...More

2  Thank grandma73034
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a breakfast and a lunch here whilst staying at Old Faithful Inn just up the road. The staff were so friendly and helpful. The food was good and offered great value for money

2  Thank susan m
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Guess this eatery goes by several names. Park staff at Old Faithful Lodge called it Hamilton's Store Fountain. Cheeseburgers sound good for a change, so we gave Hamilton's a try. There were a gob of young men working here. Our server was upbeat, helpful and...More

2  Thank GinNBerry
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Although not amazing, this place was good enough to offer a good burger and fries. Probably your best bet if you are going to eat in Yellowstone N.P.

2  Thank Nathan W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We came to the Basin Store for breakfast rather than wait in a long line to dine at Old Faithful Inn. We sat at the counter and the service excellent. The staff were very friendly and the food good. We really enjoyed our Sunday morning...More

1  Thank CINDY C
Reviewed 10 June 2018

I had lunch here during a trip to see the famous Geysers. Upon arriving to the counter, I sat there for about 15 minutes before anyone acknowledged my existence. A group of the cafeteria workers stood in front of me the whole time chit chatting,...More

Reviewed 18 March 2018

Old Faithful Basin Store was exactly what we wanted during our stay in Yellowstone, hot food served quick with friendly service that won't break the bank. We enjoyed our lunch so much the first time that we came back again. Try to come early because...More

3  Thank Pretzel829
Reviewed 28 November 2017

if oyu want something quick the diner at the gas station next to the old faithful inn is really good (Old Faithful Basin Store) . they do a remarkably good chiili and good salads - we used it a lot while hopping from one geyser...More

2  Thank Chrissie M
Reviewed 8 November 2017

We were a little surprised at this place on our way up to see the geysers. This little restaurant was actually quite fast with the service considering the number of people running through there. I had a burger and it was one of the better...More

2  Thank Glen H
Reviewed 14 October 2017

It is a store with food you can cook and a place to buy ready made food or from a menu. there are shirts and gifts also.

2  Thank Asiantraveler53
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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American, Diner
Lunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
9:00 AM - 8:00 PM
9:00 AM - 8:00 PM
9:00 AM - 8:00 PM
9:00 AM - 8:00 PM
9:00 AM - 8:00 PM
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Old Faithful Loop Road, Old Faithful area, Yellowstone National Park, WY 82190
  • Location: United States  >  Wyoming (WY)  >  Yellowstone National Park
  • Phone Number: +1 406-586-7593
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