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432 N Higgins Ave., Missoula, MT 59802
+1 406-728-7300
5:30 am - 10:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 5:30 am - 10:00 pm
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Appleton, Wisconsin
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109 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 29, 2016

stopped by to get a cup and had sample of bars! Whew!! Great! brick walls and wood floors are restored very nicely.

Thank MajeeSwanson
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31 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 26, 2016 via mobile

Stopped here to grab coffee for the road back to Belgrade. The hubby said the coffee was superb and the barista made me a macchiato comparable to Starbucks. Thank you!

Thank MandiLW
Kalispell, Montana
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149 reviews
105 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 12, 2016

I loved this coffee shop. Outside from a slight hiccup with our order, it was a wonderful cup of Joe in a casual and hip setting. I could tell it was definitely a locals favorite. Most folks were settled in for a while and taking advantage of the great coffee and free wi-fi. It was large enough to space yourself... More 

Thank TravelBrainstorm
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32 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 10, 2016 via mobile

The cinnamon rolls here are fantastic and delicious! I ordered a black and white mocha that was very delicious. I love coming here every chance I get and I will always recommend it

Thank montanacountrygal
Missoula, Montana
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218 reviews
133 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 148 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 28, 2016

I wrote many chapters of my book at The Break, a local coffee shop that draws an eclectic crowd of people. It is a great place to meet friends, relax and read the paper, have a business meeting or go to get inspired. Their coffee is good, they have free Wifi, and the pastries are tempting - even at 7am.... More 

Missoula, Montana
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53 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 13, 2016

This is my favorite spot of a good cup of coffee. They have delicious goodies also. The service is always happy and friendly. The building inside is brick and has a very warm feeling. Brought our friends from Portland here once and now every time they go through Missoula, they always pull in for a cup of coffee at Break!

Thank stlolo
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18 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 24, 2016 via mobile

At Break Espresso in Missoula, Montana- you can find amazing pies and teas or coffees at great prices. Two cups of outstanding Huckleberry tea and one slice of triple berry pie and one orange role cost about as much as two small lattes at the nearest Starbucks. Definitely a must if your stopping by this mountain town.

Thank Sweet9885
Bristow, Virginia
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76 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 17, 2016

This bakery/coffee shop occupies a cavernous, high ceiling, brick walled spot in downtown Missoula. The day of my visit the place was full of students from nearby universities studying and chatting in what is a very pleasant space. Service was slow, but the selection of baked goods was impressive. I chose to order a cup of the cafe's drip coffee... More 

Thank BristowEd
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19 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 29, 2015 via mobile

Large brick walled space that still feels very cozy. The staff has an earthy, hipster feel and were very friendly. Pastries are yummy and the wireless is well used.

Thank matski_001
Portland, Oregon
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17 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 8, 2015

Love this spot! Spent a long weekend in Missoula while on vacation, and practically lived at Break in the afternoons. Very spacious - high volume of tables and chairs. Great for reading, studying, or conversation. LOVED the shortbread cookie and hot apple cider!

Thank amalthea1026

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Large groups, Families with children
Open Hours
5:30 am - 10:00 pm
5:30 am - 10:00 pm
5:30 am - 10:00 pm
5:30 am - 10:00 pm
5:30 am - 10:00 pm
5:30 am - 10:00 pm
5:30 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 432 N Higgins Ave., Missoula, MT 59802
  • Location: United States  >  Montana (MT)  >  Missoula
  • Phone Number: +1 406-728-7300

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