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Rex

2401 Montana Ave, Billings, MT 59101-2336
406-245-7477
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Ranked #60 of 272 Restaurants in Billings
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Price range: $30 - $30
Hours:
Mon - Fri 11:00 am - 11:00 am
Sat - Sun 5:00 pm - 11:00 am
Cuisines: Steakhouse
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Good for: Romance, Bar scene, Large groups, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Dining style: Casual Dining
Cross street: 24th St N.
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English first
Columbia, South Carolina
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64 reviews 64 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014 NEW

During our recent trip out West, we ate at Rex. We were seated on the patio, which was very nice and would recommend it pending good weather. Our server was very attentive. I had the Smoker Sampler. Each meat selection was cooked nicely and was every flavorful. My wife had the Buffalo Burger. It was cooked to her liking and... More

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

Last night of business travel and headed to Rex for dinner. Great specials and a nice selection of local brews. Had the Alaskan Halibut special. Very nicely done. Highly recommend this place for a home cooked dinner feel.

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Bozeman Montana
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61 reviews 61 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

We went to The Rex with friends in town visitng from New Zealand. I will say that The Rex was one of the few restaurants open on Labor Day so I will give it credit for that. Our friends wanted to take us to a steak house to repay our hospitality and The Rex has been known for their steaks/meat.... More

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Billings, Montana
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

We had an amazing meal for our 31st anniversary at the Rex. The seating was excellent, service superb and food delicious. On the upper end of the price scale, but well worth it.

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Saskatoon
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

excellent food, but the waitress was definitely not pleasant to us. She never smiled at us once, though she attended to us just fine.

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Billings, Montana
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13 reviews 13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2014

My husband and I had dinner there on Wednesday night and the food was excellent. We love to watch people so always choose the outdoor patio. Tom had Oysters on the half shell and crab cakes and I had the bar burger, you can't miss on these selections. We finished it off by splitting the Godiva Chocolate cake (molton lava... More

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Gillette, Wyoming
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273 reviews 273 reviews
226 restaurant reviews
84 helpful votes 84 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014 via mobile

Monday night a vast majority of the top restaurants in downtown Billings are closed, but not the Rex. We drove by on bikes and were attracted to the outdoor seating on a hot, August night, and so were the flies. Our young server(male) was in WAY over his head which was partly due to all the other restaurants being closed... More

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Twin Falls, Idaho
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84 reviews 84 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

I ate here one evening with a large group (50+ people) with a preset menu. The food was very good and the atmosphere of the restaurant fun and inviting. I will not judge them on service but they did a great job with such a large group. It took a while to serve that meany people but all the food... More

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Senior Contributor
46 reviews 46 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

What do I say when service can ruin what was delicious food. I had the best glass of wine, Viognier a rare find. Was sat outside after about 15 minute wait on a Monday evening after riding all the way from Gillette. Our server seemed VERY overwhelmed even before we were sat outside as I observed him at the waitstaff... More

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Everett, Washington
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36 reviews 36 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

Decided to sit outside and dine al fresco. Probably a mistake! I had a glass of wine and when I went to take a sip, noticed there was a colony of tiny bugs back floating in my glass! The Rex did replace it and I kept a hand over my glass for the duration! My husband had the smoked brisket... More

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