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All 277 Billings Restaurants

Cafe Italia

2417 Montana Ave, Billings, MT 59101-2336
+1 406-869-9700
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Ranked #73 of 277 Restaurants in Billings
Price range: $12 - $20
Cuisines: Italian
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Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Takeout
Description: An authentic italian restaurant located on the Historic Montana Avenue in Billings, MT.
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Richmond, KY
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57 reviews 57 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014

We were driving around trying to find a place for dinner. We didn't want to go to any place we could go to at home (Cracker Barrel, Carinas, etc.). We drove into "historic Billings" and saw a number of places and this one tickled our fancy. It has several outdoor tables and about 10-15 tables & booths inside. It is... More

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Senior Contributor
32 reviews 32 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

It was a Saturday night, first time in Billings and I was walking around getting a sense of downtown, taking a few pictures and running into several stores that I would definitely come back to look around If I didn't have to leave for Missoula Sunday Morning. I found myself on Montana Ave. around N 27th St and came across... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2014

We went for a walk downtown Billings and wandered into Cafe Italia. We were greeted right away. Our waitress made excellent dining and drink suggestions. Kids enjoyed their Italian sodas and homemade peanut butter gelato. We were treated like family, Italian style!

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Helena, Montana
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27 reviews 27 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2014

A few of us visited this little cafe. It had just been remodeled, and it was very nice. The service wasn't too bad. The food was pretty good. The only negative was that there was too much oil and grease at the bottom of each place. Never-the-less, I would recommend it to anyone.

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Billings, Montana
14 reviews 14 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2014 via mobile

We loved this place. We really felt it was classy. Waiters and waitresses dressed nice and were very professional. The atmosphere was formal but friendly and the food --exquisite. But, now it's jeans and sippy cups. They intentionally seem to be striving to reach mediocre. We miss the old cafe Italia.

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Billings, Montana
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112 reviews 112 reviews
85 restaurant reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2013

This has been our favorite Italian restaurant since they opened. About six months ago, they closed for "remodeling." Apparently, they did more than simply remodel; they changed their chef. We were excited to come back. We won't do so again. Understand, the service was fun and very attentive. The food was tasty and some very nice flavors. That's about it... More

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Booneville, Mississippi
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94 reviews 94 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2013

This was a wonderful find. This is a real Italian restaurant with great food. The place has great atmosphere. The waitresses were great and speedy. The food was great. And the prices were really not that bad.

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Albuquerque, New Mexico
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2013

I highly recommend this place! Food is excellent and prices very fair. Good location near Crowne Plaza hotel.

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Westminster, Colorado
11 reviews 11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2013

Excellent food, beautifully presented and nice decor. The staff was so friendly and helpful. My husband misplaced his cell phone (which later we found it had fallen on the floor of our car) and they were so nice in trying to help us locate it. If we ever get back to Billings, we will definitely be revisiting this restaurant.

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Billings, Montana
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46 reviews 46 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2013 via mobile

Fake Italian: opera singing in the background, Italian faux decor etc. Great corn and bacon chowder. Fake chicken piccata- very tasty and worth getting again. Broken espresso machine (not a good sign). Dessert was absolutely vile. Gelato crumbled with the consistency of sand. Horrible. The waitress should have warned the three of us for ordering it. The restaurant was unconscionable... More

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Additional Information about Cafe Italia

Address: 2417 Montana Ave, Billings, MT 59101-2336
Phone Number: +1 406-869-9700
Location: United States  >  Montana (MT)  >  Billings
Average Prices: USD 12 - 20
Cuisine: Italian

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