The Rusty Lantern Diner

where we serve more than a meal

About Us

Made with Hart

A Family Recipe

Returning Home

After 20 years working restaurant businesses in Montana the Hart family returned to their Idaho roots to create something new and unique.

Revived and Thriving

Kelly and Barb Hart, with the help of their kids and a ton of hard work, realized a dream and brought back to life a vacant Ucon diner.

vital ingredients

Combining a love of antiques with their experience in the restaurant industry, The Rusty lantern Diner was established in 2010.

Made with Hart

A Family Recipe

Returning Home

After 20 years working restaurant businesses in Montana the Hart family returned to their Idaho roots to create something new and unique.

Revived and Thriving

Kelly and Barb Hart, with the help of their kids and a ton of hard work, realized a dream and brought back to life a vacant Ucon diner.

vital ingredients

Combining a love of antiques with their experience in the restaurant industry, The Rusty lantern Diner was established in 2010.

The Diner

The Food

If you’re looking for comfort food, for the tastes your Grandma used to serve, this is your place. Great food all in a homemade style awaits you.

The Service

Three generations of the Hart family are ready to befriend you as they serve you and your family from their delicious menu.

The Ambience

Need a break from today’s high tech, fast-paced lifestyle? Craving a bygone era? Come take a seat at The Rusty Lantern Diner. If you’re passing through on your way to Yellowstone and want to meet the locals the door is open at this cozy stop-off with its warm, friendly atmosphere and old cowboy tunes on the airwaves.

GREAT FOOD

and a unique atmosphere

Need a reservation?

Want to order takeout?

(208) 522-2254