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Staggering OX

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400 Euclid Ave, Stop 3, Helena, MT 59601
(406) 443-1729
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8:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Sun 11:00 am - 7:00 pm
Mon - Tue 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
Wed 8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thu 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
Fri 8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Sat 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Takeout

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Unique place to dine

I love dining at the Staggering Ox and love the unique sandwiches, but the price is through the roof. It has stopped us from eating there once a week to dining about once a month.

4 of 5 starsReviewed December 18, 2015
Chantelle M
Helena, Montana
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Helena, Montana
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Staggering Ox is one of the best places to grab lunch in Helena, they have creative fun sandwiches, rice/potato bowls and salads. The clubfoot sandwiches are the best, might be challenging to eat but worth it! My favorite is the clubhouse!

Thank Krysta44
Helena, Montana
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17 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2015

I love dining at the Staggering Ox and love the unique sandwiches, but the price is through the roof. It has stopped us from eating there once a week to dining about once a month.

Thank Chantelle M
Post Falls
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3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2015

First time in the Staggering Ox. Loved it! Service: Fast, adequate, not super friendly, but far from rude. Efficient. Food: Wide variety on menu, decent prices, fun and unique bread, tasty. Had the gyro sandwich (can't remember the actual name). Atmosphere: Excellent! Best part about it. Wished I lived in the local area and could swing by often. Would be... More 

Thank Rebecca C
Helena, Montana
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2015

I've been to the Ox probably over 100 times (the Billings location catered my wedding in 2011) and it's still a favorite. The menu is incredibly varied and the sauces are wildly different from each other - I like the Blue Horsie and Dijon Vinaigrette. They offer a military discount, punch cards, different bread options each day, and then the... More 

Thank Travis L
Helena, Montana
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24 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015

The Staggering Ox offers a unique sandwich design that is tasty, filling and unique.. Eclectic in design and location, this shop is popular with locals and visitors as well. Tried of the tradition rectangular sandwich design, the ox stuffs your meat and cheese choices into a cylindrical casing that makes the sandwich experience new and tasty. Mix it with your... More 

Thank Scott R
Helena, Montana
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61 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2015

The Staggering Ox has unique vertical sandwiches with funky names. They are delicious but really it is bread & filling that doesn't justify the price. They also have potatoe bowls, salads(don't get them they are just ok) & a few other unique items. For 2 people to order 2 sandwiches & an order of bread guts & a ranch it... More 

Thank redredles
Great Falls
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17 reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015

We recently were in Helena for basketball tournament and try to visit Staggering Ox when we go. The guy who took our order was friendly. Took long time for our food and our Philly Melts were awful!! All bread and hardly any filling. Will not visit here again anytime soon!

Thank DKH0408
Bozeman, Montana
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015

This is a very unusual restaurant. It's in a strip mall and must have been something else first. It is huge. The counter where you order is off to the left and is very different. You chose your menu item and if you order a beer you have to sit it the back where there is another counter (Red Atlas)... More 

Thank DMTNHTravelers
Kansas City, Kansas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2015

A large eatery, or maybe a small food mall, it's not fancy looking, but very interesting. The bread is a tall, ribbed barrel, the center having been scooped out (those being available as

Thank Mike M
Denver, Colorado
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2015

Crazy place with random decorations, I thought they must have awesome sandwiches. I stepped up and placed my order for a Mt. St Helen's Club Foot. I thought wow that is a crazy sandwich, too bad that was all I thought of it. The bread has a weird texture that was just not good. Like eating a sponge filled with... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 400 Euclid Ave, Stop 3, Helena, MT 59601
  • Location: United States  >  Montana (MT)  >  Helena
  • Phone Number: (406) 443-1729

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 5 - 10
  • Cuisine: American, Delicatessen

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 am - 7:00 pm
8:00 am - 8:00 pm
8:00 am - 8:00 pm
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
8:00 am - 8:00 pm
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
10:00 am - 8:00 pm

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