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22 1st St W, Kalispell, MT 59901-4438
406-752-7077
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Dining options: Delivery

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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
Best Asian Food in town

Long time family owned and operated Asian Restaurant. Good variety of dishes, large portions, very fast service. not much for libations, but tea is good too. Lunch and Dinner service, very reasonable pricing, great for "to go".

5 of 5 starsReviewed February 19, 2015
Marc C
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Kalispell, Montana
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Kalispell, Montana
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12 reviews 12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

Long time family owned and operated Asian Restaurant. Good variety of dishes, large portions, very fast service. not much for libations, but tea is good too. Lunch and Dinner service, very reasonable pricing, great for "to go".

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Calgary, Alberta, Canada
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10 reviews 10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Staff is the friendliest and offer the best service around. The menu is 90% Chinese food with burgers and fries as the other 10%. The food was delicious and we enjoyed the atmosphere of this restaurant. In particular, I loved the rum cake.... SO DELICIOUS. Will definitely visit again when I'm in town.

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Kalispell, Montana
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27 reviews 27 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015

Before we moved to Kalispell we stayed in a local hotel (Kalispell Grand) and decided to stop in to have dinner one night since it is right next door and we were craving Chinese Food. OMG! Bland, flavorless and just plain horrible! I honestly don't know what else to say.....I guess being Kalispell we should have known better than to... More 

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Whitefish
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15 reviews 15 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

We have loved the Alley Connection for years, 30+ years. The family owned Vietnamese restaurant has survived many changes over the years but remains as consistently great as ever. They are THE place to stop for a quick lunch - service is fast, friendly and the food is just yummy. It's a small, quaint little place. Try the egg rolls,... More 

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Charleston, South Carolina
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

This restaurant was one of my picks to try because of its reviews here on TA. We didn't even realize that it was next door to our hotel, The Kalispell Grand. The front desk also highly recommended it. We decided to give it a try and were very pleased (despite the slightly boring atmosphere). It was very reasonably priced, the... More 

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Eden Prairie, Minnesota
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72 reviews 72 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

Alley Connection is located in historic downtown Kalispell on the street level of a hotel. It is easy to miss when driving by but there is onstreet and nearby parking lot. Menu is chinese as well as other american choices. We shared the Pineapple Chicken, and it was a good choice. The wait staff was friendly and gave us insight... More 

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2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

Not sure why this restaurant is consistently listed as delivering, as we were told in no uncertain terms that they don't and won't.

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Trinidad
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320 reviews 320 reviews
157 restaurant reviews
260 helpful votes 260 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014

Alley Connection Restaurant can be accessed directly from the Kalispell Grand Hotel lobby if you’re staying there, as well as via its own entrance on 1st Street West. We walked past the restaurant several times during our stay and it was always packed. For us, this was a positive sign of good food! So we indulged in a late-ish lunch... More 

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Kalispell Mt
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32 reviews 32 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014

It's hard to find good Chinese food in Montana but there are dishes I love to order here. The won ton soup is wonderful full of flavor and yummy won tons and veggies.. Love the Kong Pu Shrimp..They will make your orders as mild or hot as you like it. I had only one dish there that was not my... More 

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Spokane, Washington, United States
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

This food was flavorless and seemed like it was sitting in a steamer waiting to be served. I don't like buffets, but I wish we would have just headed to the Chinese buffet over this. We barely touched our meals and did not take the leftovers. Not only was the food nothing to brag about the service was just mediocre.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 22 1st St W, Kalispell, MT 59901-4438
  • Location: United States  >  Montana (MT)  >  Kalispell
  • Phone Number: 406-752-7077

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  • Cuisine: Chinese

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