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Rusty Rail Lounge & Casino

€€ - €€€American, ,
Highway 89 South, Next to the Best Western Motel, Gardiner, MT 59030
+1 406-848-7336
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  • Excellent24%
  • Very good51%
  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
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“steak” (2 reviews)
“cowboy mike” (3 reviews)
“bar food” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Bar, Pub
€€ - €€€
Highway 89 South, Next to the Best Western Motel, Gardiner, MT 59030
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Reviewed 3 August 2018

Nice place to have a quick breakfast, buffet style before heading into Yellowstone National Park. Always good service and good food.

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank Jim558
Reviewed 26 May 2018

Once again...we sat at the bar. It's easier to strike up a conversation with the locals and/or the tourists. The beer selection is good. The menu looked good, but we chose the special of the evening...beef tacos with beans and rice. Dinner was very tasty,...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Denise T
Reviewed 22 May 2018

Not a happy experience at Rusty Rail. Surly waitress, no bar staff on hand, sketchy looking biker types handing around by the front entrance. We inquired about appetizers that might ve available, and got a curt response that the only thing available was from the...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank LV_Funn
Reviewed 10 May 2018

Great location on the main drag in Gardiner, right across the street from the Comfort Inn. Happy hour prices & friendly bartenders!

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank Susan K
Reviewed 12 April 2018

Not many places open in Gardiner in the winter but the Rusty Rail has consistently good food and service and a unique atmosphere.

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank happytrails2u2018
Reviewed 1 October 2017

This is a great place to go. They have a wheel you can spin for a chance to win a prize..free. They also have a great happy hour, Didn't have any luck in the casino but it was a fun time.

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank judysG3307ID
Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

Spent a fun night at this bar and US Marine "Cowboy Mike" and his soldier friends made us feel very welcome. Semper Fi. Good solids bar food, lots of US sports on TV and a comfortable atmosphere. Authentic as they come in Montana.

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank Nigel P
Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

The Rusty Nail came highly recommended to us, so maybe our expectations were high. When we arrived the restaurant was full, so we adjourned to the bar for a drink. The bar was also very busy (a few bus tours were in town and many...More

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank Aussie-Traveller3121
Reviewed 26 August 2017 via mobile

We had margheritas. Strawberry version was flavored syrup. No strawberries! Ice cubes instead of blended. Tea served to one of our friends was undrinkable. Waitress was pleasant but poor product!

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank C7551EFbrianh
Reviewed 13 August 2017

Places to eat there aren't many so it was late and we were hungry. The only good thing was the portions are huge other than that the service is slow and the ribs we had just didn't meet our expectations. Probably won't go back.

Date of visit: June 2017
Thank Jim C
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Highway 89 South, Next to the Best Western Motel, Gardiner, MT 59030
  • Location: United States  >  Montana (MT)  >  Gardiner
  • Phone Number: +1 406-848-7336
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