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Ciao Mambo

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2301 Montana Ave, Billings, MT 59101-2421
+1 406-325-5100
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Closed now
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Sun - Sat 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We were visiting from out of town... lots of places closed on Sundays but not Ciao Mambo. We had a great dinner... food was excellent, service was great, nice restaurant although on the chilly side for sure and a little noisy coming from the kitchen.

Thank BigSkyTripper
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18 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

My husband and I came here to enjoy dinner. He had the lasagna and I had the vodka penne, both were amazing meals! We both had enough for a second meal. We enjoyed a glass of wine each and had minestrone soup. We split tiramisu for dessert. We were so full and happy when we left. Great meal, we loved... More 

Thank Candace R
Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Ciao Mambo was within walking distance of our hotel in downtown Billings. Very nicely decorated and clean. The service was excellent as was the food. I had the baked pasta dish which was really tasty. Too much for me to eat though. Really good complimentary garlic cheese bread too. Excellent dining experience!

Thank ZumaDawg
Kirkby Lonsdale, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had this place recommended to us by the front desk staff at our hotel. Good call! It was busy, but buzzing and had a good feel. Our server was great, including hitting us with free drinks due to a short delay caused by them having to cater to a large birthday party. Food was very good. Fresh, tasty pasta... More 

1 Thank Scareybob
Billings, Montana
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23 reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My girlfriend and I ate there recently and we're disappointed in the portion sizes of their meals. My lasagna dinner was half the size of Bruno's, Cafe Italia, or Enzos. My girlfriends spaghetti dinner was served with a thin watery sauce . Our wine glasses were only filled a third of the way and the waitress came by often to... More 

Thank wedive4fun
Chicago, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Passing through Billings and luckily found Ciao Mambo. We're from Chicago which has numerous top-notch Italian restaurants, but I've honestly never had a better Italian meal than I had here. I had the linguini arrabbiata which was I can't even tell you how delicious. Wonderful tomato-based sauce and Italian sausage. My wife, who is from an Italian family, had the... More 

1 Thank TomD6
Salinas, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We ate here with our kids and grandkids on a Wednesday "All you can eat spaghetti" night. It is kind of noisy because the restaurant is in an older brick building. The food is excellent and plenty of it. No one needed a second helping. The pasta was more like thin fettucine and the sauce was terrific. We paid $1.00... More 

1 Thank Laura G
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2016 via mobile

Passing through Billings, and this was a wonderful find. So much of their menu is fresh and made one site, including their ricotta, which my husband declared the best he's ever had. The fried calamari was obviously fresh, not rubbery, with a nice breading and great marinara. The garlic bread was amazing with a heavy topping of Parmesan and fresh... More 

1 Thank Cindy D
Port Orchard, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2016

Eggplant Parmigiana was very good and the Cannoli was excellent. The service was great, hostess and server were very welcoming.

1 Thank Patricia F
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2016

Good Italian food in a pleasant atmosphere. Wait staff is friendly and attentive. I would return here to eat again.

1 Thank TexasCalGal

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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
Italian, Pizza
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Reservations, Full Bar
Good for
Families with children, Large groups
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2301 Montana Ave, Billings, MT 59101-2421
  • Location: United States  >  Montana (MT)  >  Billings
  • Phone Number: +1 406-325-5100
With creative twists on classic recipes there is something for everyone in the family. It's Italian Nachos, Minestrone, Lasagne, Tiramisu, Chianti, Frank Sinatra, Great Fun, Wonderful Service and a whole lot more... Ciao Mambo atmosphere works just as well for romantic couples as it does for a cozy table of family, friends and children too.

At Mambo's, we serve up immigrant style Italian cuisine in a happening family ambiance. Our pasta dishes with rich, savory sauces and fresh ingredients, thin crust pizzas baked to perfection, and unmatchable service will keep you coming back for more. Bring your friends, family and appetite for fun, and we'll handle the rest.

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