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Brown Derby

Steakhouse, Contemporary
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13902 Montana Highway 1, at Georgetown Lake, Anaconda, MT 59711
406 563 788
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12:00 pm - 12:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 12:00 pm - 12:00 pm

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Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
Better this time around....

Visit several times a year because of living close by and just hope every time that things will be better... especially the service. This time, the special (a pasta shrimp dish) was excellent. The dinner salad, though not large, was cold and crisp; and our group was served in a timely manner... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed January 11, 2015
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Helena, Montana
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15 reviews 15 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2015

The fried pickles were great. Otherwise it was very disappointing. The appetizers, salad, and entrees all arrived together. My friend's salad had a long hair in it and my burger was just nasty; the meat tasted like it was freezer burned or old. It was inedible. Too bad because the restaurant is really convenient to the lake and Discovery.

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Anaconda
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17 reviews 17 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

Visit several times a year because of living close by and just hope every time that things will be better... especially the service. This time, the special (a pasta shrimp dish) was excellent. The dinner salad, though not large, was cold and crisp; and our group was served in a timely manner. The plain brown table have new covers on... More 

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Missoula, Montana
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315 reviews 315 reviews
204 restaurant reviews
72 helpful votes 72 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

Food is average and depending if they have their operation in full swing, a customer can get a pretty tasty dish, an average plate of food or you may need to wait quite a while to get your food and even then, it is just so-so. Take your chances as it is in a pretty spot close to Georgetown Lake... More 

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Arlington, Washington
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21 reviews 21 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

Though the restaurant doesn't have much road-side appeal, the lunch we stopped for was QUITE good. We were lucky enough to be there for an afternoon lounge type of act. An elderly man superbly planning a guitar and his wife belting out the tunes. Who'd a thought you'd get live entertaining in the middle of the afternoon.

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Everett, Washington
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69 reviews 69 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2013

The Brown Derby has been around forever and even though we once lived in the area, we never gave it a try. We had heard it was sold, resold, shut down, back in business, and so this time, on a trip home, we decided to drive up to Georgetown Lake to see if it was actually still there. Well, it... More 

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San Diego, California
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2013

We were visiting from California. We come to Georgetown Lake once or twice a year and knew the Brown Derby had new owners. Our waitress said it was her first day. She was an absolute JOY! She was sweet, friendly and really cared about our having a good experience. Unfortunately, our order was messed up but the lady in charge... More 

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Portland, OR
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24 reviews 24 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2013

Georgetown Lake landmark. Nice people, cold brews, great place to meet and relax after a day of skiing, fishing, boating, or hiking. Usual pub-grub.

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Anaconda, Montana
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2012

Four of us ate dinner and we were all pleasantly surprised that our meals were so good. Over the years we've had some disappointing food here, but the new owners have worked hard to improve the menu and we're so glad~! We'll eat here regularly.

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Clarkston, Washington
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21 reviews 21 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2012

Nice location at Georgetown Lake resort area, fast service, food was good if you like traditional American cafe fare.

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Biloxi, Mississippi
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53 reviews 53 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2009

My wife and I had dinner here with a friend. Near Lake George, MT. and between Anaconda and Philipsburg. The food was good and plenty of it but a little expensive.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 13902 Montana Highway 1, at Georgetown Lake, Anaconda, MT 59711
  • Location: United States  >  Montana (MT)  >  Anaconda
  • Phone Number: 406 563 788

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Steakhouse, Contemporary
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 12:00 pm
Monday
12:00 pm - 12:00 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 12:00 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 12:00 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 12:00 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 12:00 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 12:00 pm

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