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MacKenzie River Pizza Co

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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2017 Winner

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Fresh-baked bread with olive oil, garlic & mozzarella. Served with marinara
Hummus Platter
Roasted red pepper hummus & roasted garlic hummus served with pepperoncinis, Kalamata olives, cucumber slices, feta & warm pita triangles
Chorizo Meatball Skillet
Spicy chorizo meatballs baked in hearty ranchero sauce, topped with avocado sour cream, queso fresco & cilantro
Jalapeño Popper Dip
Oven-baked 3-cheese dip with fresh jalapeños, bacon & a crispy breadcrumb topping. Served with blue tortilla chips
Pepperoni, basil & mozzarella rolled into a golden crust. Served with a side of marinara
Your choice of spicy Buffalo, honey BBQ or Thai peanut (cal - Buffalo 1570 / BBQ 1790 / Thai 1690)
Artichoke Dip
Oven-baked blend of pesto & cream cheese, artichoke hearts, roasted red peppers & fresh basil. Served with blue tortilla chips
Cowboy Nachos
Blue tortilla chips, jack & cheddar cheeses, black olives, tomatoes, black beans, scallions & jalapeños, drizzled with green chili sour cream. Served with fresh guacamole & house salsa
Served with a house-baked breadstick (cal 120)
Baked Chicken Alfredo
Penne, alfredo sauce, chicken, roasted zucchini & basil-ricotta, topped with mozzarella then baked to perfection
Buffalo Mack n' Cheese
Fajita chicken, bleu cheese crumbles & penne in a classic cheese sauce topped with breadcrumbs & spicy Buffalo sauce
Baked Ziti
Spicy Italian sausage, velvety blush sauce, basil-ricotta & penne, topped with mozzarella & parmesan then baked
Pesto Chicken Linguine
Roasted zucchini & garlic, seasoned chicken & toasted pine nuts, tossed with pesto, alfredo, linguine & parmesan
MacKenzie Alfredo
Seasoned chicken, prosciutto, seasoned broccoli & tomatoes, tossed with alfredo, penne & parmesan
Tuscan Penne
Chicken, prosciutto, tomatoes, roasted garlic, herbed olive oil & a dash of red chilies, tossed with penne & parmesan
Cajun Chicken Alfredo
Seasoned chicken, spicy sausage & bell peppers, tossed with penne in our spicy Cajun cream sauce
Linguine with Meatballs
Traditional Italian meat sauce over linguine with two oven-roasted meatballs & shredded parmesan
Cheese Ravioli
Six jumbo ravioli stuffed with ricotta, parmesan & romano cheeses, drenched in our rustic meat & alfredo sauce
Rich & flavorful cream cheese topped with crab surimi, scallions & Asiago cheese. Finished with fried wonton strips & a sweet chili sauce
Pear & Bleu
Creamy bleu cheese sauce & light mozzarella topped with pears, candied walnuts & dried cranberries. Finished with baby arugula tossed in citrus honey vinaigrette
California Chicken
Garlic infused olive oil, mozzarella, chicken, hickory smoked bacon & red peppers. Topped with fresh avocado & cilantro. Drizzled with ranch
Garlic infused olive oil & mozzarella topped with Kalamata olives, artichoke hearts, red onions, diced tomatoes & feta
Apple & Chicken
Garlic infused olive oil, smoked Gouda & cheddar topped with roasted Gala apples, chicken, hickory bacon & caramelized onions. Drizzled with balsamic BBQ sauce
Roast beef, prosciutto, provolone, red onions, pepperoncinis & light mayo on grilled Italian bread. Served with potato chips
Rustler's Reuben
Sliced corned beef, sauerkraut, Swiss & Thousand Island on grilled marble rye. Served with a side of colelaw & potato chips
Santa Fe Chicken
Marinated chicken sautéed with red onions & tomatoes. Topped with melted provolone & pesto mayo. Served with tortilla chips
Willow Creek
Smoked turkey, bacon, avocado, spinach, tomatoes, light mayo & melted mozzarella. Served with tortilla chips
Roast beef, tomatoes, spinach, provolone, red onions & zesty horseradish sauce. Served with tortilla chips
Marinated steak strips sautéed with red onions, green peppers & mushrooms. Topped with tomatoes, melted provolone & a zesty horseradish. Served with tortilla chips
Smokin' Turkey
Smoked turkey, tomatoes, spinach, feta, black olives & pesto mayo. Served with tortilla chips
Italian Chicken Panini
Chicken breast, tomatoes, avocado, pesto mayo, provolone & a drizzle of balsamic glaze on grilled Italian bread. Served with potato chips
Pulled Pork Sammy
Smoked pulled pork with BBQ sauce & house-made coleslaw. Served with potato chips
Meatball Hoagie
Roasted meatballs, ricotta & prosciutto topped with marinara & provolone. Served with a side of coleslaw & potato chips
Available until 4 pm every day
Rod & Reel
Choose Your Rod: Lodgepoles, House Salad, Caesar Salad, Spinach Salad, Chicken Chili, Soup of the Day; Choose Your Reel: 1/2 Italian Chicken Panini, 1/2 Rustler's Reuben, Chicken Quesadilla, Small Cheese Pizza, Small Pepperoni Pizza
Dressings: House Vinaigrette (cal 190), Creamy Vinaigrette (cal 290), Raspberry Vinaigrette (cal 80), Orange Balsamic Vinaigrette (cal 180), Ranch (cal 380), Southwest Ranch (cal 200), Greek Feta (cal 100), Creamy Caesar (cal 270), Thousand Island (cal 330), Honey Mustard (cal 440), Bleu Cheese (cal 290)
Beet Salad
Braised red beets, arugula, goat cheese & candied walnuts. Served with orange balsamic vinaigrette
Artisan romaine with bleu cheese dressing, crumbled bleu cheese, diced tomatoes, bacon & red onions. Drizzled with sweet balsamic glaze
Small $7.5
Large $10.0
Spinach, tomatoes, red onions, candied walnuts, dried cranberries & bleu cheese crumbles. Served with our house vinaigrette
Small $6.75
Large $9.25
Sliced cucumbers, Kalamatas, tomatoes, red onions, pepperoncinis & feta cheese over crisp greens. Served with Greek feta dressing
Small $8.75
Large $11.25
Fresh greens, seasoned chicken, scallions, red bell peppers, sprouts, peanuts, mandarin oranges & fresh cilantro. Served with Thai peanut dressing
Small $8.75
Large $11.25
Fajita chicken, avocado, crispy bacon, hard-boiled eggs, tomatoes & crumbled bleu cheese over crisp greens with your choice of dressing. Small (cal 510, no dressing); Large (cal 920, no dressing)
Small $8.25
Large $10.75
Southwest Chop
Romaine, chicken, fire-roasted corn medley, provolone, black beans, diced tomatoes, green onions, cilantro & tortilla strips tossed in southwest ranch & house salsa
Small $8.75
Large $11.25
Our chicken chili served hot over fresh greens with cheddar, tomatoes, scallions, pepperoncinis & tortilla strips. Served with salsa & ranch
Small $6.0
Large $8.5
Romaine lettuce, shredded parmesan & seasoned croutons tossed in Caesar dressing. Anchovies by request
Fresh greens, diced pears & crunchy grape nuts with your choice of dressing. (cal 100, no dressing)
Little $5.25
Big $7.25
Chicken Chili
Little $5.0
Big $6.0
Soup of the Day
Baked fresh on original or thin crust. 10" gluten-free crust available - add $3 to a small
Small $9.25
Large $14.0
Classic Cheese
Traditional tomato sauce & mozzarella (cal 140-350 / slice)
Small $10.25
Large $16.0
Good Ol' Boy
A heapin' portion of extra pepperoni, mozzarella & tomato sauce (cal 170-400 / slice)
Small $10.75
Large $17.75
Fresh Tomato Basil
Classic tomato sauce, fresh basil, sliced tomatoes, garlic & mozzarella (cal 140-340 / slice)
Small $10.75
Large $17.75
Hot Hawaiian
Sweet & smoky BBQ sauce, mozzarella, fajita chicken, smoked bacon, pineapples & jalapeños (cal 170-400 / slice)
Small $10.75
Large $17.75
MacKenzie River
Olive oil & garlic, spinach, zucchini, mushrooms, tomatoes & mozzarella, dusted with feta (cal 150-360 / slice)
Small $11.75
Large $19.25
Tomato sauce, ground beef, pepperoni, smoky bacon, tomatoes, red onions, green peppers & mozzarella (cal 190-410 / slice)
Small $11.75
Large $19.25
Thai Pie
Thai peanut sauce, seasoned chicken, mandarin oranges, scallions, red peppers, peanuts & mozzarella, topped with fresh cilantro (cal 200-420 / slice)
Small $11.75
Large $19.25
Alfredo sauce, fajita chicken, smoky bacon, spinach, tomatoes, mushrooms & mozzarella (cal 210-430 / slice)
Small $11.75
Large $19.25
Bacon, mushrooms, fresh ricotta, mozzarella, cheddar cheese & tomato sauce (cal 210-450 / slice)
Small $10.75
Large $17.75
Humble Pie
Olive oil & garlic, spinach, mozzarella, Asiago, Fontina & ricotta cheeses (cal 180-380 / slice)
Transporting you to the very heart of the Northern Rockies, the casual, rustic atmosphere with unique Montana Lodgepole furniture, stunning panoramic canvas and historic photographs sets the tone for distinctive, creatively prepared food served by vibrant employees renowned for passing their upbeat attitudes on to our customers. The MacKenzie River menu features an incredible array of delectable dishes, always flavorful and fresh, and served up in heaping portions. The acclaimed gourmet pizzas are offered on a variety of crusts – sourdough, natural grain, thick and thin – with toppings from classic pepperoni to pesto, ricotta, and sun-dried tomato. With nearly two dozen pizzas on the menu, you
$8 - $12
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
American, Pizza, Italian
Takeout, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Delivery, Seating, Television, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed 3 days ago

The pizza is the best. They also have excellent sandwiches and salads. The waiters and waitresses are very friendly. Service is great.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank tia2017
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Best Pizza and salads in town. Great sandwiches as well and their MacLovin hot cookie dessert is big enough for three to share the gooey goodness. Amazing nachos! Big enough for three to four people. Children’s menu Big dining room, bar seating and outdoor patio....More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank groupleader45212
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Overall quite good, if on the spendy side for pizza, and I think the best in the region. They have a variety of menu items, multiple crust options, flavorful sauces, quality toppings, and decent delivery options.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank dmccune253
Reviewed October 31, 2018

Spent a week in Helena and most of my evenings were spent at this venue. I had the chicken chili (small is a pretty large helping), Humble pie thin crust pizza, Flatbread Greek. All were delicious. Shout out to Emma, Alex and Dan for being...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank philyfanstukinmi
Reviewed October 21, 2018

This is my 2nd visit to a MacKensie...Bozeman and now Helena...everything is good, I enjoy all the various combos....try it, you'll like their food.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Neal S
Reviewed October 8, 2018

But the pasta I did end up having was delicious and my husband enjoyed his cob salad. The staff were really friendly and the restaurant has a lot of character.More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank minicoopercarlover
JeremyS3341, Manager at MacKenzie River Pizza Co, responded to this reviewResponded October 9, 2018

Thank you for your review, we appreciate your feedback, as we are always trying to diversify our menu and bring fresh ideas and items to our customers. We strive to have something for everyone here at the river, and have brought on many delicious gluten...More

Reviewed September 19, 2018 via mobile

We had the jalapeño popper dish which was good but way too many chips. As far as the pizza are concerned they were ok but really nothing more than that. As European we should have shared the small one as 1 was really enough for...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Nolofinwe
JeremyS3341, General Manager at MacKenzie River Pizza Co, responded to this reviewResponded September 21, 2018

We are sorry to hear that we could not WOW you upon your recent visit to MRPCO Helena. we take great pride in sending out amazing product with many choices for all tastes and types. Hopefully upon your next visit we can pair you with...More

Reviewed September 11, 2018

Went here on a a recent visit to Helena for a late night dinner. The pizza and salad were good and the service was very good. Nice variety of menu selections.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank HappyTraveler1957
Reviewed August 27, 2018 via mobile

This is a small chain restaurant mainly in Montana. It has really good pizzas but also excellent soups and salads and sandwiches. We have eaten in this restaurant both in Helena and in Polson This is a good place for a simple meal – we’ve...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank DoctorLane
Jeremy S, General Manager at MacKenzie River Pizza Co, responded to this reviewResponded August 29, 2018

thank you for your wonderful review. We appreciate your kind words and are happy to know that we exceeded your expectations. we cannot wait for the next visit with us, here at MRPCO.

Reviewed August 5, 2018 via mobile

A really great feel inside this restaurant. Nice ambience. Specialty pizza galore but....they just miss the mark compared to other specialty pizza I have had in Michigan. Decent brews. Good service. Friendly.

Date of visit: July 2018
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Jeremy S, Manager at MacKenzie River Pizza Co, responded to this reviewResponded August 7, 2018

thank you for your feedback Shari, We hope you have a great week!

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