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Montana Ale Works

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611 E Main St, Bozeman, MT 59715-3778 (Wallace Street)
406-587-7700
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4:00 pm - 12:00 am
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Fri - Sat 4:00 pm - 12:00 am
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Good for:
Casual Dining
Bar scene
Large groups
Local cuisine
Entertaining clients

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Unbelievable GF food!

Unexpectedly stopped here one night while traveling along in MT and LOVED the food! Nice, friendly environment for the most part- but I was shocked at how knowledgeable folks were about gluten free- and they had tons of delicious choices!!

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 23, 2015
Jane M
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Braintree, Massachusetts
Good for:
  • Bar scene
  • Large groups
  • Local cuisine
  • Entertaining clients
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2015 NEW

Unexpectedly stopped here one night while traveling along in MT and LOVED the food! Nice, friendly environment for the most part- but I was shocked at how knowledgeable folks were about gluten free- and they had tons of delicious choices!!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2015

This place is the place to go in Bozeman. Super busy! But the food, decor, atmosphere, staff- perfect! Our waiter was awesome. I watched this staff carefully the whole time we were there and those ladies and gentlemen work hard! Fresh, good food. You'll be very happy you went!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2015 via mobile

Our party of 4 adults and 5 kids were seated quickly. The kids menu covered our picky eaters. The adults had outstanding meals! The bison chile rellenos, pasta Pedro, Montana meatloaf were excellent. The local beer selection was extensive from dunkleweisen to IPA. The atmosphere is kid friendly without being oppressive for the adults. If you find yourself in Bozeman,... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2015

The beef curry tips I had were seasoned perfect and it was very tender and delicious. The service was very fast and nice

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

Ive visited Bozeman many times and the staff at Best Western recommended the Montana Ale Works. Well it was absolutely brillant. The server was really friendly, the beer was good and the food was excellent. We had to wait 30 minutes for a table so that tells you how good it is and thats in February on a Monday night.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

If you visit on a weekend evening, be prepared for a 30-45 minute wait, but that'll give you a chance to sample an amazing assortment of locally-brewed ales. The food at Ale Works is consistently superior - you never get a bad meal or a bad cut of steak here. The servers are long-time employees who know all about preparation,... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015

We decided to go to Montana Ale Works on the recommendation of friends in Bozeman. Busy place with many tables. Awesome local beer selection. I had the Black and Bleu Burger. Everyone at our table of five enjoyed dinner and drinks. Good value and friendly service too.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

I would recommend making a reservation. Not the worst if you have to wait as they do have a lot of beers to choose from while you wait. The food is worth the wait! The taco dip appetizer was tasty and the wedge salad (added steak) was perfection!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

Very consistent good food with a good atmosphere. I've been here several times and I've never had a bad meal or waiter/waitres. Food is reasonable priced 12-30 dollar entrees. You don't always get a lot of food but you know it will be good. Good selection on beer. Most are 4 to 5 dollars a pint. Restaurant is usually pretty... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

Be sure to stop in at Montana Ale Works - you won't be disappointed. We took the family there we had great service and the food was good as always.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 611 E Main St, Bozeman, MT 59715-3778
    (Wallace Street)
  • Location: United States  >  Montana (MT)  >  Bozeman
  • Phone Number: 406-587-7700

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 30 - 30
  • Cuisine: Pub

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Dining Style: Casual Dining
  • Good for: Bar scene, Large groups, Local cuisine, Entertaining clients
Open Hours
Sunday
4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Monday
4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday
4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday
4:00 pm - 12:00 am
Saturday
4:00 pm - 12:00 am

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?