Yellowstone Restaurants and Grocery Stores

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Food options abound in Yellowstone National Park, whether you’re looking to dress down, dress up or make something yourself. Sure places to look are nearby park hotels where there is always a collection of restaurants, fast food grills, cafeterias and/or supply stores. Just remember that many of these locations are not open in the fall and spring seasons. And though they are open in the busy summer months, lines are likely. Make reservations if possible at 307-344-7311 or

Here’s a Sampling of Yellowstone’s Eating Options

Restaurants: If you’re looking to go a little grander, opt for one of the sit-down restaurants. Dress codes are typically casual, but double-check if you plan to eat immediately post hike.

Delis and Grills: If you’re looking for something a little quicker or to take and eat on the road, check out one of the park’s many delis and grills. Better yet, grab something and find a picnic table so you can enjoy your food and the view!

Cafeterias: It’s tough to beat the wide selection of choices available at the cafeterias located throughout Yellowstone. The whole family will find something to like at one of these options.

Something Different: If you’re looking for a once-in-a-lifetime meal, check out the Old West Dinner Cookout at Roosevelt Lodge.

Grocery Stores: Whether you need a souvenir for Grandma or a chocolate bar and some peanut butter, swing by one of the park’s general stores to get your fix.

Old Faithful

Old Faithful Inn Dining Room.

Old Faithful Inn Dining Room. 

Old Faithful Lodge Cafeteria.

Old Faithful Lodge Cafeteria. 

  • Old Faithful Snow Lodge Geyser Grill
  • Old Faithful Snow Lodge Obsidian Dining Room
  • Old Faithful Lodge Cafeteria & Bake Shop
  • Old Faithful Inn Dining Room (Reservations recommended)
  • Old Faithful Inn Bear Paw Deli
  • Old Faithful Lower General Store
  • Old Faithful Upper General Store

Roosevelt Lodge

Roosevelt Lodge Dining Room. Photo by NPS David Restivo.

Roosevelt Lodge Dining Room. 

Ride a horse or a horse-drawn wagon to an Old West cookout in Yellowstone

Ride a horse or a horse-drawn wagon to an Old West cookout

  • Roosevelt Old West Dinner Cookout
  • Roosevelt Lodge Dining Room
  • Roosevelt Lodge Mini Store
  • Tower Falls
  • Tower Falls General Store

Yellowstone Lake

Lake Hotel Dining Room.

Lake Hotel Dining Room. 

  • Lake Yellowstone Hotel Dining Room
  • Lake Yellowstone Hotel Deli
  • Lake Lodge Cafeteria

Fishing Bridge

  • Fishing Bridge General Store

Grant Village

Grant Village Restaurant.

Grant Village Restaurant. 

  • Grant Village Lake House Restaurant (Cafeteria)
  • Grant Village Dining Room (Reservations recommended)
  • Grant Village General Store
  • Grant Village Mini Store

Mammoth Hot Springs

Yellowstone's Mammoth Dining Room.

Yellowstone's Mammoth Dining Room. 

  • Mammoth Terrace Grill
  • Mammoth Hotel Dining Room
  • Mammoth Hot Springs General Store

Canyon Village

The Eatery at the remodeled Canyon Lodge in Yellowstone

The Eatery

  • Canyon Lodge Deli
  • Canyon Lodge Cafeteria
  • Canyon Lodge Dining Room
  • Canyon Village General Store


Bald Eagle Reflection

Bald Eagles in Yellowstone

If you’re looking to get a close-up look at America’s national symbol, Yellowstone National Park is a great place to do it. Bald eagles are often spotted soaring through the skies, especially around lakes and rivers.