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Watanabe

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1234 W Main St, Bozeman, MT 59715-3254
+1 406-522-3989
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Overview
  • Excellent59%
  • Very good28%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“udon” (7 reviews)
“noodle dish” (3 reviews)
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CUISINES
Japanese, Asian, Sushi
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
1234 W Main St, Bozeman, MT 59715-3254
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Reviewed June 13, 2018

We were there with a party of ten. They were accommodating and the service was good. The Sochi rolls are HUGE so take that into consideration when ordering. The margaritas are made with a mix and little tequila... we’ve had better

Thank debbiew12020
Reviewed January 22, 2018 via mobile

I have been to Japan and the beef udon is 100% authentic. Tempura is excellent, and we always enjoy the free hot green tea. An order of mocha for dessert can serve 3 people, as a small serving...it is just awesome. We always go back...More

Thank 5frys
Reviewed October 25, 2017 via mobile

Having just recently returned from Japan, our criteria for great Udon was pretty high. Come to find out Watanabe serves fantastic and authentic Udon, right here in Bozeman! It is expensive ( but it is Bozeman), love the atmosphere ,great service, a cup of steaming...More

Thank 5frys
Reviewed October 20, 2017 via mobile

Have driven by so many times and never stopped because of the building. Make sure you stop and go inside as it is worth it. The service was good and the food was great with the exception of the slightly overcooked gyoza. The tempura was...More

Thank Jeff L
Reviewed March 15, 2017 via mobile

Very accommodating and asked to not toss broccoli or spray Sake at us ladies. Food awesome and worth price Don't get table facing kitchen.

Thank joannw336
Reviewed January 13, 2017 via mobile

The outside was almost a deterrent for us as it looks a little sketchy but we are so glad we went in. The sushi was fantastic and we regretted not ordering that as our main dish. Our entree soup was also fantastic though so all...More

Thank Katie R
Reviewed December 18, 2016

The staff is courteous and friendly, the service is great, and the ramen is to DIE FOR! I've been to a decent amount of ramen restaurants, but this one will always stand out. Watanabe adds a great mix to the cuisine of south Montana. If...More

1  Thank JeyCee1989
Reviewed May 9, 2016

Authentic cuisine, great service. Hours are restrictive so make sure to check before heading there. Sushi is delightful, as well as their bowls. Great prices, usually about 25$ for the two of us. My favorite place in Bozeman.

Thank elly79172
Reviewed May 4, 2016 via mobile

Small eatery place. Menu was bare minimal. No sushi served during lunch. Soft shell crab was tiny. Teriyaki chicken was way overcooked and tough to bite. Noodle's broth seemed to be made from soup paste and way too salty (lots of msg). Waiter seems kinda...More

Thank LorenzSingapore
Reviewed March 23, 2016 via mobile

The most authentic Japanese restaurant in Bozeman. The food is out of this world. Sushi, Udon, Chicken Katsu and the sauces and soup broths are amazing. I believe all are made from scratch. Cozy dining area and great staff. If you love Japanese food, then...More

Thank Michael S C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$10 - $15
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations
Good for
Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
4:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
4:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
4:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
4:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
4:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
4:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1234 W Main St, Bozeman, MT 59715-3254
  • Location: United States  >  Montana (MT)  >  Bozeman
  • Phone Number: +1 406-522-3989
Description
This is a small Japanese restaurant on west Main street in Bozeman. The food, service, and atmosphere are great, I have eaten here many times and always left happy. I think the sushi is much better than the other touted sushi restaurant in Bozeman.
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