Where To Eat

Inside the Park

Two restaurants are located inside the park and are operated by The Lodge at Mammoth Cave. Inquire at the lodge front desk or dining room host stand when you arrive at the park for menus and dining hours or visit The Lodge at Mammoth Cave to help plan your visit before you arrive.

Green River Grill 

Green River Grill is located inside the lodge across the foot bridge from the visitor center and offers fine dining and catering services for events. Call (270) 451-2283 for more information about catering or special events.

Spelunkers Café & Ice Cream Parlor 

The Spelunkers Café & Ice Cream Parlor provides counter service dining and food on the go. The café is located inside the lodge across the foot bridge from the visitor center. 


Outside the Park

Many restaurants outside of the park cater to a range of tastes. Visit our Nearby Attractions page to find out more information about our neighboring communities.

Small family crossing a scenic pedestrian bridge to the Lodge at Mammoth Cave.

Visit the Lodge at Mammoth Cave

The Lodge at Mammoth Cave is a short stroll away from adventure and activities!

Handcrafted, clay mugs sit on a retail store shelf, ready for sale.

Discover Nearby Attractions

Shopping, food, and adventure; check out all of the fun things our region has to offer!

Two picnic tables in a well-shaded picnic area outside of the Sloans Pond Trail.

Picnic Areas

A well-shaded picnic table may be the best spot for a meal or quick snack. Check out our picnic areas!

Last updated: July 4, 2020

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

P.O. Box 7
Mammoth Cave, KY 42259-0007


(270) 758-2180

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