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Garage the Soup Shack & Mesquite Grill

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451 East Main Street, Bozeman, MT 59715
406 585-8558
Today
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Good for:
Families with children
Local cuisine
Dining on a budget

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Visitor rating
  • 88
    Excellent
  • 78
    Very good
  • 15
    Average
  • 5
    Poor
  • 7
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Great atmosphere & food!

We stopped by after a day of skiing to warm up with their soup and we weren't disappointed! This place was recommended to us by several locals so we decided to check it out. It was a nice weather day so it was very pleasant sitting outside. We loved the decor and personality of the place... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 22, 2015
t3leonard
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Frisco, Texas
Good for:
  • Families with children
  • Local cuisine
  • Dining on a budget
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
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193 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Frisco, Texas
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20 reviews 20 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015 NEW

We stopped by after a day of skiing to warm up with their soup and we weren't disappointed! This place was recommended to us by several locals so we decided to check it out. It was a nice weather day so it was very pleasant sitting outside. We loved the decor and personality of the place including the license plate... More 

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Grand Forks, North Dakota
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2015

The burgers were delicious. It was so juicy and the bread used for the buns was incredibly good. The waiter was fantastic and overall the food was great. Would definitely recommend.

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Bozeman, Montana
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2015

(Review written by 8 & 9 year-old regulars) - We like it because they sell all different kinds of food, and the kids can get adult food (except for wine and alcohol). We think you should go to the garage because the kids waiting place has legos and beanbags, and because there's cool old-fashioned pictures all around you. And they... More 

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Top Contributor
79 reviews 79 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
67 helpful votes 67 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2015

I live in Bozeman and I've been here about four times, it is fantastic. There's an open kitchen and you are heartily greeted by the chefs when you walk in. The atmosphere is a totally cool remodeled garage vibe. The wait staff is friendly and attentive. I love the menu, I always come in with the intention of hitting the... More 

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montana
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2015

This is a place that locals return to time and again. This isn't fast food--it is delicious fresh food. If you are in a hurry, the soup option is great. They have some selections that are always on the menu plus a couple of special ones daily. Soup, bread, and an apple or grapes--yum! Try the Pulled Pork Sanwich--outstanding! You... More 

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Bozeman, Montana
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

This is a restaurant you can always count on to have good food, burgers and soups especially. The license plate menus and car memorabilia are fun. When warm weather hits, this is a downtown bozeman hot spot for sitting outside.

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Bozeman, Montana
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2015

If you are looking for a restaurant where the entire staff genuinely cares about you the diner and where the food is consistently great and reasonably priced, try the Garage. It is a comfortable, casual place with a huge outdoor patio inviting one to linger any time. For soup fans, there are usually 4-8 delicious homemade varieties and information about... More 

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Bozeman MT
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4 reviews 4 reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2015

Great local place with an atmosphere that is one of a kind! Best happy hr in town and has a kids area too! Awesome food, friendliest staff!

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Martinez, California, United States
Top Contributor
128 reviews 128 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
66 helpful votes 66 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2015

3 stars=meets expectation, 4=exceeds. Since my local buddy made this his first choice my expectations were high, so, technically, The Garage met my expectations. I rated them a 4 based on if I'd just wandered in knowing no better. Anyway... On both our visits the service was quite good; cheerful, friendly and prompt. The food was well prepared. Broad spread... More 

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Bozeman, Montana
Senior Contributor
21 reviews 21 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015

The restaurant wait staff were the best part of my visit to the Garage. Our server was very pleasant and attentive. However, I was disappointed with my Flatbed Burger - a charred plain beef burger placed on top of a plate of sauteed vegetables. The Garage cooks over a charcoal grill and my burger had a charred hard grilled shell... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 451 East Main Street, Bozeman, MT 59715
  • Location: United States  >  Montana (MT)  >  Bozeman
  • Phone Number: 406 585-8558

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: American

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children, Local cuisine, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm

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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?