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When in Rome

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8270 Mt Highway 35, Ste 7, Bigfork, MT 59911-3582
+1 406-837-7663
5:00 am - 8:00 am
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Kalispell, Montana
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4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

atmosphere and service was all very good. Would recommend it to anyone. Would recommend getting a reservation. They are busy.

Thank mikelW7704UC
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I are accustomed to eating in Italian-American boroughs in Boston and NYC, but this place satisfied our expectations while traveling a distance from those cities! We ordered a Capriciosa pizza and the gnocchi in gorgonzola and were not disappointed. Were we amazed? No, but the ambiance and attentive, gracious service made this for a lovely evening.

Thank newenglander888
Houston, Texas
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23 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

While in Big Fork for 2 weeks, we ate here twice. The Sun Mountain pizza was delicious; the Caesar Salad, perfect...served in a chilled (or at least cold) bowl w/a simple dressing that did not overpower; Lobster Ravioli, delicious; Pasta Puttanesco, spicy & tasty. The restaurant is under new management since May 2016, so I'm giving them a "pass" to... More 

Thank RovingRose
Kalispell, Montana
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372 reviews
159 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 620 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We finally made it here and while it did not makes us sick, it was not special either. We started with a very underdressed and bland salad...in fact, two different selections, one being the special of the day and one with wilted arugula having blackened edges. Not worth the $ to add salads for sure. The two different pasta entrees... More 

Thank MaryEllenM27
De Pere, Wisconsin
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Just left 'When in Rome'. Food:excellent. Service:not so much. My husband ordered a dish that came with cantaloupe and prosciutto. I being the "mom of 4" that I am, thought "Wow! We've been on a long road trip and the kids haven't had much fruit, this is the perfect opportunity." I asked if I could get an order of chopped... More 

Thank momfvgd
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is as close to fine dining as you'll find in the Flathead valley. Very creative menu including their pizzas. Extensive wine list. They do take reservations and are full most nights during July and August. I don't like to wait so I generally eat by 6 pm. The kitchen does back up and it can take a long time... More 

Thank bmac1260
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2016

This place was recommended to us by the hotel manager. We had been traveling for several days and tired of hit or miss meals. This restrurant is small and very popular, but we were seated fairly soon. The pizza we ordered was very good. Not quite what we were used to in NY, but tasty. Several people sitting near us... More 

Thank rich, gina D
Santa Barbara, California
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41 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2016

This restaurant is under new ownership and I think that there are few things that the new owner needs to do. Firstly, the staff is not friendly. Secondly, staff fails to refill drinks or provide any additional level of service. The food is WONDERFUL. Would I go back? Yes. But the employees need an attitude adjustment and some training to... More 

Thank travelfreak903
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36 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2016

Visiting friends in Montana. My friends have ordered take out pizza but had never dined inside and wanted to try it. Two of us went. As soon as you walk in you are hit with the incredible aroma of garlic and herbs from the kitchen. The restaurant is on the small side and we were lucky to be seated right... More 

Thank LadyAutum
Las Vegas
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88 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2016 via mobile

Just like a home cooked meal. Food was good I had the lasagna & beet salad. Very fresh and delicious. Nice atmosphere and very good service even though they were busy. I would absolutely go there again.

Thank Kari J

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$15 - $20
Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, Greek
Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
5:00 am - 8:00 am
5:00 am - 8:00 am
5:00 am - 8:00 am
5:00 am - 8:00 am
5:00 am - 8:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8270 Mt Highway 35, Ste 7, Bigfork, MT 59911-3582
  • Location: United States  >  Montana (MT)  >  Bigfork
  • Phone Number: +1 406-837-7663
Mediterranean Restaurant. Serving Pizza Pasta and other Mediterranean dishes since 2010. Voted Best Pizza in Montana from Food Network Magazine. Local Fresh.

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