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Sip 'n Dip Lounge

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7th Street and 1st Avenue South, Downtown, Great Falls, MT
406-454-2141
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11:00 am - 2:00 am
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Mon - Sat 11:00 am - 2:00 am
Dining options: Late Night

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  • 38
    Excellent
  • 25
    Very good
  • 10
    Average
  • 5
    Poor
  • 1
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Fun Place to go and People Watch and Have a Drink or Dinner

A fun place to go and have a late night drink. If you are hungry they serve full meals from the restaurant downstairs. You won't leave hungry or thirsty. Food is served promptly as are the drinks

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 28, 2015
postergirl130
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Calgary, Canada
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Hamilton, MT
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23 reviews 23 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

You wouldn't expect to find the Sip-n-Dip in Great Falls, MT. Tiki style décor with mermaids swimming in the pool visible behind the bar & Piano Pat playing your favorites & requests on an organ and piano. The lounge is on the small side with seating around the piano bar. It seems to be a favorite with locals & travelers.... More 

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Red Deer
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60 reviews 60 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2015

On a recent trip through Montana, my buddies and I went to the Sip 'n Dip lounge on the advice of some local fishing guides. It truly is a cool place! We knew about the mermaids who swim behind glass but the ambiance created in this Tiki themed lounge was something else. The highlight for us was singing songs at... More 

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Calgary, Canada
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12 reviews 12 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2015

A fun place to go and have a late night drink. If you are hungry they serve full meals from the restaurant downstairs. You won't leave hungry or thirsty. Food is served promptly as are the drinks

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Calgary, Canada
Senior Contributor
24 reviews 24 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2015

Went to the Sip & Dip on Friday night. The ambience was tiki-tiki style. They had Friday night music, performed by Pat- the organist. She played a variety of songs - sung in"William Shatner" style. While the music was being played - there we mermaids swimming behind the bar. Drinks were cheap. The atmosphere was friendly. A bar worth checking... More 

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Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida
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116 reviews 116 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2014

Seeing this place on Tripadvisor, I just had to visit while in town on business. A co-worker and I stopped by. Unfortunately, the mermaids don't swim on Sunday or Monday (we stopped in on Monday), but we still thoroughly enjoyed this dive bar (no pun intended). I can't comment on food, but the beer was cold and service good. It's... More 

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ohairemanager, General Manager at Sip 'n Dip Lounge, responded to this review

Thanks for stopping in! And thank you for the nice review. We appreciate it. More 

Great Falls, Montana
Top Contributor
101 reviews 101 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

We decided after never being there in 20 years it was time to go. The hamburgers are huge and the best we have had in Great Falls. The staff was very friendly. The restaurant is attached to the hotel and is small. The bar is loud, very small but a must see when in Great Falls.

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Great Falls, Montana
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17 reviews 17 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

This place hasn't changed much in 30 years. It is still a great place to go when in town. They still have live mermaids swimming in the pool behind the bar, the drink prices are reasonable,and the food is good.

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Portland, Oregon
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16 reviews 16 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

Wasn't there very long. Staff nice but not overly friendly, at least not to me. Pretty standard fare in my experience. I've had friends tell me otherwise (they love it) but to me it was okay.

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Winnipeg, Canada
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89 reviews 89 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
78 helpful votes 78 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

Do yourself a favour and go to this bar. I can't even explain how hilarious it is. Sure it's not the cheapest place in town, but you'll probably end up sharing your table with someone interesting and drinking large cocktails and wondering what on earth is going on. In my books, that's a fun night out.

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Calgary, Canada
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

Good service, huge portions, and the fishbowl is delic! Want a unique experience check it out. The mermaids come on at 9 but be there early cause it fills up fast

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 7th Street and 1st Avenue South, Downtown, Great Falls, MT
  • Location: United States  >  Montana (MT)  >  Great Falls
  • Phone Number: 406-454-2141

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 3 - 20
  • Cuisine: American
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Monday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Tuesday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Wednesday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Thursday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Friday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Saturday
11:00 am - 2:00 am

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