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Five on Black

325 N Higgins Ave, Missoula, MT 59802
(406) 926-1860
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English first
Inverness, Montana
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17 reviews 17 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2014

This is a restaurant I may not have walked into on my own, but I was with a group and one member of our party had eaten there and recommended it. It turned out to be a great choice! Five on Black has many options to build your own rice bowl-- choose the meat, the sauce, the veggies, and the... More 

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43 reviews 43 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2014

Five on Black is a really fun place! I loved the atmosphere and the staff was really friendly. Super quick but much better than any fast food. Great place for college students!

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19 reviews 19 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2014

Good portion sizes, not too much nor too little. Lots of healthy options, and the steamed collards were good: not overcooked. However, with so many sauce options, the flavors became jumbled and overwhelming. The mango BBQ sauce was cloyingly sweet. Maybe the spicy coconut sauce would be better. Maybe a couple suggested combinations would help people avoid ordering clashing flavors.... More 

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Senior Contributor
28 reviews 28 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

Not impressed. Food was ok for lunch line type service. Seems modeled after the chipotle chain restaurant model. Quaint place. Not on my regular rotation to go to or recommend.

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Missoula, Montana
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60 reviews 60 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2014

Having never been to Brazil, I have no idea if the decor of the restaurant is ethnically accurate or not, and I KNOW the music is not Brazilian, but the food is quite tasty, and very reasonably-priced as well. I've eaten here probably 4-5 times since some students introduced it to me on a day we were out to community... More 

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Montana
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50 reviews 50 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2014

My son had eaten here before and brought me for lunch. Very informal 'cafeteria style' ordering, simple menu done well. Flavors and portions are outstanding, you can get a regular bowl and it will feed you all day! I've returned once already this month.

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Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
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201 reviews 201 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
65 helpful votes 65 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2014

I came for dinner with the couple I was staying with. They recommended it and I really wasn't sure what to expect. I was pleasantly surprised with how delicious AND filling it was! I'm not a huge fan of coconut or mango but I tried the options anyways and absolutely loved it. As I write this review I find myself... More 

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Missoula, Montana
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2014

I love that I can go somewhere that is good, but also reasonably healthy. I can eat gluten free, spicy and low low carbs with amazing taste! I would chose to eat here even if i wasnt trying to eat healthy..its that good.

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Hemet
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70 reviews 70 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2013

5 on Black is a nice little restaurant. You walk in and choose what you would like in your bowl. It's pretty straightforward. Everything is a pretty healthy choice, so that is really nice. The price is excellent! Would visit here again when in Missoula!

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Helena, MT
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518 reviews 518 reviews
299 restaurant reviews
215 helpful votes 215 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2013

You stand at the counter and order your bowl. Great choices, great taste, great staff, fun place. Great find.

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Additional Information about Five on Black

Address: 325 N Higgins Ave, Missoula, MT 59802
Phone Number: (406) 926-1860
Location: United States  >  Montana (MT)  >  Missoula
Open Hours:
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
Cuisine: Brazilian

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