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Cowboy Bar

$$ - $$$
Steakhouse, Bar, Pub
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1 Main Street, Fishtail, MT 59028
+1 406-328-4288
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Indianapolis, Indiana
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32 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 15, 2016

The Cowboy is actually a bar / restaurant. We were there a couple of times. Once for breakfast which turned out to be OK and once for dinner which was also just OK. It turned out that they had a band that night in the bar - a jazz band which seemed out of place in a place named the... More 

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NY
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142 reviews
105 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 102 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 12, 2016

Adequate take out. Seems somewhat disorganized, but got out food in a timely fashion. Burger was just ok, chicken sandwich was somewhat better . Well known in area as a fun place to eat and take in local scene n evenings.

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Thank JandLfromNY
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 9, 2016 via mobile

Very quaint real Montana restaurant. We absolutely loved it. We brought 3 kids with us and the service was hometown and great. The food was fabulous. Must stop!

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Thank Shenna Y
Fort Worth, Texas
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 27, 2016

Haha their sweet potato fries were delicious!!! I mean, everything was great but if you like sweet potato fries then order them! The bar and restaurant are seperated but the bar offers the full menu too.

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Thermal
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7 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 17, 2015

The Cowboy Bar is a favorite of locals. It has a western feel to it and is cozy. It has a nice varied menu to choose from.

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Thank Judy B
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 7, 2015

This is real Montana. Good food, generous portions, friendly service and easy to find. If you're going from Absarokee to Nye, you have to drive right by it - but you'd be better off if you stopped.

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Thank LA Tech S
Billings, MT
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 17, 2015 via mobile

I recently ate at the cowboy bar and supper club with a group of my friends. We were told the cowboy bar has excellent steaks and we're looking for an authentic Montana experience. Everything is cowboy including the real cowboys who were bellied up to the bar and eating at the table next to us. It was so great! My... More 

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Thank BigSkyInvestor
Billings MT
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22 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 4, 2014

I am talking about the lowly burger, many of which if find dry and lifeless. This burger was HUGE, perfectly done, and served with fresh cut fries and all the fixings. If you are out for a scenic off the beaten path road trip, headed for one of the lakes or going to Red Lodge the pretty way do make... More 

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Thank artitch
Belt, Montana, United States
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52 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 29, 2014

Found this by asking a local in Absarokee. Did not know a town called Fishtail existed. FOOD was Awesome!

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Thank Trish W
Bozeman, Montana
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272 reviews
212 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 15, 2014

The atmosphere is great at the Cowboy Bar but the food not so much. My spouse was served a salad with the dark green leaves from the outside of a head of lettuce which I throw away. She ate the cherry tomatoes and I ate the carrot. Waitress never asked why we didn't eat the salad. My Sirloin steak was... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Steakhouse, Bar, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Seating
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Main Street, Fishtail, MT 59028
  • Location: United States  >  Montana (MT)  >  Fishtail
  • Phone Number: +1 406-328-4288

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