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2401 Montana Ave, Billings, MT 59101-2336 (24th St N.)
406-245-7477
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5:00 pm - 11:00 am
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Mon - Fri 11:00 am - 11:00 am
Sat - Sun 5:00 pm - 11:00 am
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Big Sky MT
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73 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The Rex has an old club warm feel (dark woods) to it. Servers are good. The onion rings ("Best in Billings") live up to the claim. The regular menu is smoked meats and read meats. That night a fish special was offered that sounded delectable: halibut stuffed with crab meat, a soft cheese and spinach. So, I was lured away... More 

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Thank snowalker
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4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Excellent food and service in the Formal dining room. Wait staff are friendly and attentive. Large portions at good prices.

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Thank Janice S
Indianapolis, Indiana
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80 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stopped in for dinner as we passed through Billings. Wait staff was very professional and they have a good craft beer selection. I went with the brisket sandwich and it was quite good. My partner in crime and travel has a salad which was excellent. It is an upscale place, with a big open patio filed with local business types... More 

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Thank TheKrezAbides
AZ
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13 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My son recommended this place to us as we passed thru Billings on a Road Trip. He never leads me astray!. Extremely friendly, attentive staff and really good food. The ribs were great and I'm picky about my bar b que! Live jazz in the background rounded out a perfect evening. We'd eat there again in a heartbeat!

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Thank brattraveler
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15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The worst restaurant we've gone to. We tried it twice while here and thank god we left after about 2 hours of waiting for a salad and nachos. My only advice is don't go

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Thank Paula W
Billings, Montana
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The price of the food is quite expensive, and the taste and service does not necessarily match the price. The service was slow and for the price--the food was not up to par.

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Thank Cassidy G
Laurel, Montana, United States
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31 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Primarily used for casual business lunches. Outside patio is well shaded and quiet. Parking is limited. Good selection of food.

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Thank deej659
Gatlinburg, Tennessee
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61 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

On our way to Yellowstone we stopped and ate at the Rex. We were seated in the outdoor eating area which was lovely. There is also easy parking available in a private parking lot. The food could have used more seasoning. The real problem was the service. We had to ask several times for water, and waited for the waiter... More 

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Thank Kathleen1314
Billings, Montana
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13 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2016

Out of town family had never been to the Rex. Everyone enjoyed their dinner and drinks. Our waiter was right there on the ball and we never had to ask for anything. The BBQ items were a big hit with the crowd. The portions were large, and had really good flavor. Home made tomato soup was a luxury for my... More 

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Thank L K
West Columbia, South Carolina
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114 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2016 via mobile

Fantastic place..! Had an outrageously delicious buffalo burger and some wonderful craft beers,wide variety of burgers,sandwiches and steaks on menu.Plus a great selection of regular and craft beers..Moose Drool beer was Great !! Kale was a Fantastic server who actually took the time to know us and talk to us !!Wish we had more servers like Him !!Rex is a... More 

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Thank DArdofSC

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$30 - $30
Cuisine
American, Steakhouse, Bar, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Full Bar, Takeout, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Business meetings, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Bar scene, Large groups, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 pm - 11:00 am
Monday
11:00 am - 11:00 am
Tuesday
11:00 am - 11:00 am
Wednesday
11:00 am - 11:00 am
Thursday
11:00 am - 11:00 am
Friday
11:00 am - 11:00 am
Saturday
5:00 pm - 11:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2401 Montana Ave, Billings, MT 59101-2336
    (24th St N.)
  • Location: United States  >  Montana (MT)  >  Billings
  • Phone Number: 406-245-7477

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