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General Mercantile

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413 N Last Chance Gulch, Helena, MT 59601-5015
+1 406-442-6078
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good20%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“tree house” (5 reviews)
“fish pond” (2 reviews)
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413 N Last Chance Gulch, Helena, MT 59601-5015
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Reviewed July 28, 2018 via mobile

I stumbled across this place on a stroll down Helena’s Last Chance walking street. This place is a true gem and a must see while in Helena. For one thing, the coffee, from Oregon was some of the best I had. This place is is...More

Thank HBB38
Reviewed July 19, 2018

Our first stop downtown was a cafe located inside the most unique and crazy store we have ever been in. It is called General Mercantile and the interior is just crazy. It is all wood and dressed to look like an old turn of the...More

Thank trvlloop
Reviewed June 5, 2018

Such a fun place! Bring the kids and kid like adults. The coffee is great and they make there own whip cream. Everywhere you turn is a new toy or gadget or duedad. Grab a drink, find a little hide away in the shop and...More

Thank Katelyn G
Reviewed December 23, 2017 via mobile

Coffee is excellent. Atmosphere is quirky and quaint. The novelty gift shop items are fun to browse and great for that person that is hard to buy for.

Thank christinemM3504XB
Reviewed December 6, 2017 via mobile

This is so much more than a coffee shop. Bring your kids and let them enjoy the tree house and fish pond. Get the candies you remember from childhood and lots of fun articles and cards for eclectic gifts. It is a HELENA institution and...More

Thank groupleader45212
Reviewed October 23, 2017

I wanted to buy some souvenirs while in Helena but the shop was closed. i was unable to get to the store the day before.

Thank 480andrea
Reviewed October 9, 2017

We went with our daughters and had a good time looking through their collections of chotskys. We bought a Bigfoot lunchbox, a Mr. T sound machine (I pity the fool) and a Nunzilla sparking shooting wind up doll. We also had a very good cappuccino....More

Thank Martha Ann M
Reviewed July 25, 2017

This place has it all and had me saying "Wow" every time I turned the corner. There were so many fun trinkets that lightened the place up for kids or those young at heart. There was also a huge selection of tea that I ended...More

Thank Stella F
Reviewed July 19, 2017

This place has a very nice store with lots of funky antiques and postcards. They have great ice mocha and chai tea. They had lots of store items such as huckleberry taffy, bacon flavored gum and lots of postcards. We got some nice drinks there...More

Thank Laura C
Reviewed July 10, 2017 via mobile

This is a great coffee and snacks place with little withdrawing rooms to seclude you from the rest. Nice coffee and nice food.

Thank UlaS70
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Restaurant Details

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Meals
Lunch
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Good for
Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Monday
8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Tuesday
8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Wednesday
8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Thursday
8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Friday
8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Saturday
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 413 N Last Chance Gulch, Helena, MT 59601-5015
  • Location: United States  >  Montana (MT)  >  Helena
  • Phone Number: +1 406-442-6078
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