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Echo Lake Cafe

1195 Swan Hwy # 83, Bigfork, MT 59911-6308
+1 406-837-4252
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good20%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (11 reviews)
“eggs benedict” (24 reviews)
“coffee cake” (11 reviews)
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6:30 AM - 2:30 PMAll hours
American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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1195 Swan Hwy # 83, Bigfork, MT 59911-6308
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Drove put here for breakfast. Beautiful drove. Lots of vegetarian options. Average breakfast, average prices. Nice patio in the summer.

Thank zencowgirl
Reviewed 6 days ago

I've been to the Echo Lake Cafe on several occasions as I have family that live close by and like going there when I visit. The food is excellent, I guess though I should clarify that I've only gone there for breakfast. Service is usually...More

Thank RayNomotoRobison
Reviewed 1 week ago

I'm pretty picky but this place is consistently GREAT! Service, food, atmosphere are all top notch. You'll have to wait a little, especially in season, but it's worth it.

Thank Jane L
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great breakfast, hearty and delicious. We return often, staff is always friendly and food great! Wish they were open for supper too!

Thank Montana837
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our friends had visited the area 3 times and said if we missed this breakfast, we were really missing out! THey were correct! THough it's a busy place, we had no problem getting a table as they turn over fairly quickly around 8 a.m. Definitely...More

Thank lana56003
Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

Echo lake cafe has a great hometown feel. The food is delicious and there is a great selection. This is one of our families favorite breakfast destinations.

Thank 773ron
Reviewed 4 October 2017

It is where the locals eat - very log cabinish. Breakfast was fresh with great service. We ate at the common table to avoid having to wait.

Thank Martha-two
Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

Our friends told us about this place so we tried it. They were right. It was off season or we would have been unlikely to get in. Coffee perfect, Eggs Benedict to die for, my wife had whole wheat waffles she loved. It was so...More

Thank Timothy C
Reviewed 7 September 2017

If a visitor/tourist were to blink as they drive by this little place they would miss a charming restaurant with a huge menu of great choices. We drive out here from our home in Kalispell when we're hungry for a hearty breakfast or lunch. Very...More

Thank larry m
Reviewed 3 September 2017

You can tell it's a local favorite by the crowd. The chicken fried steak with eggs is excellent. The staff are friendly.

Thank Martha I
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4 August 2016|
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Response from Jan F | Reviewed this property |
They do have gluten free bread. It's a little more expensive but I think it's made in house. Then, of course, they have all the typical gluten free, eggs, bacon, fruit, and some vegetarian items that are gluten free as... More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups, Kids
Open Hours
6:30 AM - 2:30 PM
6:30 AM - 2:30 PM
6:30 AM - 2:30 PM
6:30 AM - 2:30 PM
6:30 AM - 2:30 PM
6:30 AM - 2:30 PM
6:30 AM - 2:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1195 Swan Hwy # 83, Bigfork, MT 59911-6308
  • Location: United States  >  Montana (MT)  >  Bigfork
  • Phone Number: +1 406-837-4252
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