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Tamarack is nestled beneath the Rocky and Mission Mountains in Lakeside, Montana, near the shores of beautiful Flathead Lake. High ceilings, fascinating architectural details and a warm ambience help make The 'Rack the best spot in the Flathead Valley to relax with great food and handcrafted ales. The creek side patio is the perfect place to hang out and enjoy the outdoors with friends and family. Tamarack is proud to be a casual brew pub where people can enjoy simple yet wonderful pub fare and ales in an unassuming and friendly atmosphere.Join us at The Rack… we look forward to meeting you!
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
CUISINES
American, Bar, Pub
FEATURES
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

At the bottom of Blacktail ski resort, good eats and even better beer! Plenty of tables with sports TVs in view. Love the Yard Sale Amber, also tried the Seasonal Flight of 5 beers and a root beer. Didn't like the cider but the rest...ranged from good to excellent! BBQ pizza was very good! In more favorable weather, the outdoor areas would be a nice place to relax. Service was fast and friendly.More

Date of visit: February 2021
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Reviewed December 21, 2020

We try to time our trips to Whitefish or Glacier NP so that we can stop for lunch or early dinner at Tamarack. Great selection of high quality beers and a nice selection of very appetizing dishes. We usually get fish and chips and/or fish...tacos. Always prepared very nicely.More

Date of visit: December 2020
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Reviewed November 3, 2020

This brewery is awesome. Not only do they have great beers they brew onsite but the food was also great.

Date of visit: October 2020
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Reviewed October 9, 2020 via mobile

Sat on great patio overlooking babbling brook. Had a 5 star clam chowder and amazing pizza roll while sampling beer which was great. Staff friendly relaxed efficient. Perfect stop on circle around Flathead Lake.

Date of visit: October 2020
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Reviewed October 1, 2020 via mobile

modern edge, open space, friendly servers. I had a great squash soup with veggie wrap. My husband, a big juicy hamburger. wine and beer wasn t overpriced. they have happy hour, and wear masks and seating spaced during this time. a great outdoor space for...dining too.More

Date of visit: October 2020
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Reviewed September 12, 2020 via mobile

This a casual style microbrewery restaurant and we just expected pub type food. What a pleasant shock! The menu had far more variety than we expected and the food was excellent! We had a pizza one day for lunch that was great and then went...back for dinner the next day. Their beer is very good, but their margarita was unbelievably good. The restaurant is lively, up tempo and the service is very good.More

Date of visit: September 2020
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Reviewed August 21, 2020 via mobile

We were on the look-out for a decent meal. The reviews were good so we stopped in to try dinner. It was Thursday night, people were waiting, we put our names in & were told it would be 30 -35 minutes. At 50 minutes we...asked where we were on the wait list, we were next! We got the text that our table was ready! We ordered the wild Atlantic haddock tacos and the spinach brie salad along with the beer sampler. Ohmigosh, Delicious!! Well Worth the Wait!! Our waitress Shelbey was very attentive but not bothersome. This is our new Favorite place near Flathead Lake!More

Date of visit: August 2020
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Reviewed July 31, 2020

We visit Tamarack a lot on our visits to the Flathead Valley. This recent trip was no exception. I think we went three times in five weeks. It's a go to restaurant for great food & drinks and a super nice atmosphere. This time we...are, of course, living in a pandemic. At Tamarack they take this very seriously. Tables are spaced far apart, they are meticulously cleaned and the staff do all they can to make the guests feel safe. We don't go out much because we worry about what we'll encounter. Thankfully Tamarack helps us put those worries aside. For that I am truly grateful.More

Date of visit: July 2020
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Reviewed July 29, 2020

Nice place, great atmosphere, the food was delicious and so was the beer had to go back twice on our trip! Service was great especially considering how busy they were!

Date of visit: July 2020
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Reviewed July 25, 2020 via mobile

We went during the end of happy hour and there was a little wait ( only 15 minutes) so we grabbed a beer and waited. Once we got our table we tried the spinach artichoke dip because we heard great things about it ( it...lives up to its expectations). I had the fish tacos and they were great! Make sure you are hungry because it’s a LOT of food! Our waitress was a little skeptical of my out fo State ID which made our experience a little awkward at times- other than that Highly recommend!More

Date of visit: July 2020
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James M
August 16, 2020|
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Response from 600ingridl | Reviewed this property |
Yes it does as well as cocktails
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Maps591653
July 12, 2019|
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Response from Matthew W | Reviewed this property |
Happy hour is from 3 to 5 p.m. daily.
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WanitaS11
August 6, 2016|
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Response from mcdedrick | Reviewed this property |
Yes. They serve amazing pizza!
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