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Nite Owl Restaurant

American, Diner
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522 9th St W, Columbia Falls, MT 59912-3808
(406) 892-9944
5:30 am - 11:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 5:30 am - 11:00 pm
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Kennewick, Washington
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

When I first visited Montana over 30 years ago, my MIL introduced me to "Todd's" -- and I've made sure that each time ever we come back to CA, we visit at least once ((twice or three times is better!!) Good food, great prices and friendly attitudes (even during the busiest times)!

Thank IRMO12HD
Tacoma, Washington
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31 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

My friend and I were hungry and looking for a place to stop after driving through Glacier National Park. I noticed this place had a lot of cars in the lot so we turned around to give it a try. It was very busy - mostly local folks. Service was slow and not real friendly. The food was good but... More 

Thank KC8212
Houston, Texas
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145 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This place was very busy and we know why!! What a plateful you get. The chicken tray was amazing. The chicken and trimmings is enough but you also get indian fried bread as your dessert. friendly service too.

Thank JoyceBrodie
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

This place wasn't what we were expecting, IE bbq was what we stopped for. But it was closed so we were lucky that the restaurant in front was open. We ended up having a good home cooked meal, our waitress was great, and the prices weren't bad.

Thank Tarrie4
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

We were coming back from Glacier National Park late in the evening and needed some dinner. The Nite Owl came up on google and we decided to go in. The staff was so kind and hospitable! The food was fantastic as well! My wife ordered a cheese burger and I got the chicken fried steak. Our only regrets is that... More 

Thank Ryan G
Keystone, Colorado
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101 reviews
82 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

On the advice of our cabin proprietor we had dinner at the Owl, a very local place that was super crowded but only had to wait 5 minutes ?? The fried chicken was the very best I have ever had ,and I have had and made some very good FC in the past. Crunchy crust super moist ( I got... More 

Thank Richard N
Tulsa, Oklahoma
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24 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Thus is a good dependable restaurant. They serve breakfast anytime and gave daily lunch and dinner specials. All meals we had here were generous portions and good quality. Be prepared for crowds at lunch and dinner times. The servers were always friendly and kept our drinks filled.

Thank Charlie C
Ashland, Massachusetts
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12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The restaurant has great food. We loved the fried bread and honey butter combination. Our waitress was friendly and efficient. We were able to substitute a garden salad for one of the sides. Even though we had a corner table, I thought it was a bit noisy. We only had to wait 15 minutes for a table which was great... More 

Thank Claudia R
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39 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We ended up here because it was the only place open. The food was only average but I appreciated the great service. I don't think I would eat here again though unless it was late again.

Thank hjf46
Hillsboro, Texas
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284 reviews
171 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Some of the best food comes out of places like this and it's very popular with the locals. You can sit at the bar or get a table or booth. The service was good, I got there during a shift change. The prices are reasonable and the food was about what I expected after entering the building. I wasn't disappointed... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    3.5 of 5 stars
American, Diner
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available
Good for
Dining on a budget, Large groups, Local cuisine, Families with children
Open Hours
5:30 am - 11:00 pm
5:30 am - 11:00 pm
5:30 am - 11:00 pm
5:30 am - 11:00 pm
5:30 am - 11:00 pm
5:30 am - 11:00 pm
5:30 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 522 9th St W, Columbia Falls, MT 59912-3808
  • Location: United States  >  Montana (MT)  >  Columbia Falls
  • Phone Number: (406) 892-9944

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