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Bearclaw Bakery

309 E Main St, Cooke City, MT 59020
+1 406-838-2040
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  • Excellent81%
  • Very good12%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“breakfast” (125 reviews)
“french toast” (31 reviews)
“pastries” (28 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
309 E Main St, Cooke City, MT 59020
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Reviewed yesterday

My husband would eat breakfast here every day if he could.....he would also like to transplant the bakery to our hometown. This was our first Fall trip to Yellowstone. An added plus to this time of the year is that the Bearclaw Bakery was open...More

Thank Deb B
Reviewed 3 days ago

We called here on a Sunday morning at 10.30. We bought cinnamon cakes and banana loaf and asked for take out sandwiches for our road trip. We were told we could not have any until 11 even though the cafe was not busy. Not the...More

Thank ColinHuddersfield
bearclawCookeCity, Owner at Bearclaw Bakery, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Apparently there was some confusion as to our hours of operation and what we have available. We are only a breakfast establishment and offer our breakfast menu until 10:30. At that time we are open for what is available in the bakery case and coffee....More

Reviewed 3 days ago

Breakfast was really good. Great Sourdough bread. Wife had Porridge + toast. I had 2 eggs, 2 bacon (4 slices), 1 sausage patty, hash brown. Portions were huge. This is really popular and was really busy but food still came promptly. We bought some baked...More

Thank toad69
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

After reading reviews we decided to have a good breakfast before getting on the road again. We had to wait probably 10 minutes for a table ( there are only 3 maybe) but all the pastries looked so good we decided it was worth the...More

Thank Jessica R
Reviewed 5 days ago

I needed coffee! They had it, and boy did it hit the spot. Very busy little cafe, cute, quaint, folksy, with lots of locals at the tables and the gals behind the counter running a very efficient operation. Bought a t-shirt. Hope I get the...More

Thank Peg D
Reviewed 1 week ago

The "Bakery" as it is know is located next to the wonderful Super 8 hotel. Highly recommended, it did not disappoint. The menu included numerous egg variations, steel oat grits, and other items you would not often find in a small town establisement. I would...More

Thank POB1313
Reviewed 1 week ago

Have visited Cooke City a number of times over the years and a stop here each morning is a must. Either a sit down full breakfast or some baked goods for the road. We prefer the "sticky buns" as they are terrific.

Thank Richard C
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had stopped in for a quick sugar fix and this little place worked out great! They have a table outside, which allowed us to get our dog out of the car too, as we had just come from Yellowstone Park. Inside it is small,...More

Thank Zenergygal
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I usually don't post reviews unless they are exceptionally bad or exceptionally good. Well I have to say Bob's place was exceptionally awesome. We rented a side by side two seater ATV along with a bagged lunch for a day of exploring the mountain trails....More

Thank Bruce F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Having read the reviews, we made a point to stop at bearclaw bakery and we were not disappointed. There are four tables inside so there was a brief wait for a table, but wow, what wonderful french toast we had. The prices were reasonable...we would...More

Thank 293janeg
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Questions & Answers
28 August 2017|
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Response from bearclawCookeCity | Property representative |
Sorry for the delay in answering. We don't usually have gluten free pastries, but we do have a GF bread option for toast.
Ron S
23 April 2017|
Response from bearclawCookeCity | Property representative |
We looking at opening on either May 19th or the 20th.
Sue M
4 August 2016|
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Response from bearclawCookeCity | Property representative |
That will probably be our last week open for the season.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$9
Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Television
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
05:00 - 11:00
05:00 - 11:00
05:00 - 11:00
05:00 - 11:00
05:00 - 11:00
05:00 - 11:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 309 E Main St, Cooke City, MT 59020
  • Location: United States  >  Montana (MT)  >  Cooke City
  • Phone Number: +1 406-838-2040
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