The Rusty Lantern Diner

where we serve more than a meal


Turn off your ringer and leave your troubles at the door. Listen to cowboy tunes as friendly folks serve you great tasting food, made from scratch, just like Grandma’s.

What People are Saying about

The Rusty Lantern Diner

“The best waitress ever…”

My friend & neighbor, Susan & I had a wonderful chicken fried steak dinner tonight. Shara, the best waitress ever, waited on us, being her usual wonderful self. Such a great family owned diner with the best food ! So happy to have such a excellent place to have breakfast, lunch or dinner.Diana W

“Can’t wait to come back”

“I FINALLY FOUND MY FAVORITE PLACE TO EAT!!! The good old classic country music, the country decorations and the food is THE BEST! The people that work there are so sweet and kind. I highly recommend The Rusty Lantern Diner. ” Laurie

“Best little diner…”

“Best little diner in Idaho Falls area. Service is great even when they are busy. The food has always been the best, always hot and fresh. We come here all the time to eat all meals, breakfast, lunch and dinner. They always have great food. Highly recommend and I know I will keep coming back ” Bradley J

“More enjoyable”

“One of the friendliest and cleanest old restaurants I have ever been in! The food was so good! Thank you to The Rusty Lantern for making our trip a little more enjoyable! ” Jennifer

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 (208) 522 2254