Old Faithful Snow Lodge – Obsidian Dining Room

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The Old Faithful Snow Lodge, opened in 1999, is the newest full-service hotel in Yellowstone National Park.

The Obsidian Dining Room features a western lodge atmosphere and seats 106 persons. Breakfast and dinner are served in the Dining Room.

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Summer Dates*

Opens: May 7 (Take-out only*)
Closes: October 31

*Opening and closing dates are subject to change based on future conditions and public health guidance. 


Dinner: 5:00 P.M. – 10:00 P.M.

Winter Dates

Opens: December 16
Closes: March 6

Beautiful custom chandeliers accent the Obsidian Dining Room. The Obsidian serves a range of appealing items including Bison Short Ribs and Wild Alaska Salmon. Seating is first-come, first served for all meals. Breakfast is à la carte. During the evening, reflect on your day with friends and family at the Firehole Lounge, located just off the Obsidian Dining Room. If you’re lucky, you’ll get one of the comfy chairs in front of the large fireplace!

Winter visitors to Old Faithful will also find a warm escape and great meal at the Obsidian Dining Room. In winter, they serve breakfast, lunch and dinner, with reservations required for dinner. The Firehole Lounge is open as well, and there are perfect seats for sitting back and propping up your feet in front of the fireplace.


Dinner reservations for winter season are required.

Breakfast and lunch are to-go only and on a first-come, first-seated basis. *The Snow Lodge dining room is not open for lunch during the summer.

Dress Code

Dress code is casual.