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The Shack Restaurant

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2019 Winner
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CUISINES
American
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
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Menu

OMLETTES‎
A three egg omelette served w/ house made hash browns & whole wheat toast. Here are a few of our favorites
Bacon, Spinach & Sharp Cheddar
Fresh Veggies, Sharp Cheddar & Sprouts
Sausage, Swiss & Mushroom
Zucchini, Tomato & Parmesan Cheese
Mushroom & Onion
Apple, Cheddar, Nutmeg & Cinnamon
Avocado & Tomato
Hot Pepper Cheese & Anaheim Chile
Three Cheeses, Sharp Cheddar, Swiss & Jack
HOT & COLD CEREAL‎
Cold Cereal.
Our Own Granola, Served w/ Sliced Banana
Hot Nine Grain Cereal w/ Walnuts & Raisins
Oatmeal w/ Sliced Bananas, Raisins & Brown Sugar
PANCAKES‎
Buttermilk, Buckweat, or Whole Wheat & Honey
Our Own Granola, Served w/ Sliced Banana
Huckleberry, Fresh Banana, or Granola
Blueberry, Fresh Banana, or Granola
Real Maple Syrup
BREAKFAST BURRITOS‎
Chorizo Ausage, Anaheim Chile, Onion, Jack Cheese & Scrambled Egg, Served in a Flour Tortilla w/ Salsa & Black Beans.
Bacon, Scrambled Egg, Anaheim Chile, Hash Browns & Jack Cheese w/ Black Beans.
A LA CARTE‎
Blueberry Buckle Served Warm w/ Cream
Cinnamon Roll
Caramel roll from stoneground bakery
Mixed Fresh Fruit
One size
English Muffin
Toast & Jam
Sauteed Veggies
Bacon, Four Slices
Bacon, Half Order
Country Sausage
Eggs
BREAKFAST MENU‎
Two Eggs Any Style, Our Hash Browns, Whole Wheat Toast & Jam
Two Eggs Any Style w/ Your Choice of Bacon or Country Sausage, Our Has Browns, Toast & Jam
Two Eggs Any Style, Your Choice of Ham or Pork Chop, Hash Browns, Toast & Jam
Angus Sirloin Steak, 6Oz, w/ Two Eggs, Hash Browns Toast & Jam
1/2 Lamb Chop Grilled to Order, One Egg, Grilled Tomatoes, Hash Browns, Toast & Jam
Corned Beef Hash, Two Poached Eggs, Toast & Jam
Ground Beef Steak, 10 Oz, w/ Two Eggs, Hash Browns & Toast
Yogurt & Fresh Fruit
French Toast: Thickly Sliced French Bread or Whole Wheat
Banana Bread French Toast
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All reviews brunch huckleberry pancakes hash browns morels pie clam chowder fish and chips french toast breakfast spot downtown missoula worth the wait great coffee buffalo montana
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Some 35 years ago, my husband owned a restaurant in direct competition with the Shack for breakfast and lunch. Fast forward to now after 30 years away and now back in town for good, friends from long ago revisiting town for a reunion, invited us...More

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank wahinetraveler06
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

One of the better breakfast / lunch places in downtown Missoula. We enjoyed a later breakfast ~ plenty of healthy options to choose from served by a friendly staff. A fruit cup included a variety of tasty, cut up fruit fruit pieces versus canned fruit....More

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank Rich G
Reviewed August 9, 2019

Although The Shack is a fun cafe atmosphere wise and the food available on the menu is very good, it doesn't get 5 stars primarily because a person with health-related food restrictions cannot get much to eat here. This cafe has the look and feel...More

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank JALouie
Reviewed August 8, 2019 via mobile

We went for lunch and our hunger was satisfied. My Asian chicken salad was good. My wife’s turkey sandwich was only okay. They were busy, but the wait was a little long. The service was pretty good

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank MontanaHorn
Reviewed July 17, 2019

There is an outdoor patio! our server was quick, friendly, and knowledgeable about the food. I ordered the special, which was an omelette with morels and cheese, and I added zucchini and tomatoes. It was served with hashbrowns and toast. The morels were so delish!...More

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank LocalAdventurer2018
Reviewed June 19, 2019 via mobile

On the last morning of our Missoula visit, my wife, daughter and brother-in-law had breakfast at The Shack. Everything ordered was wonderful including the coffee and fresh-squeezed OJ. I didn’t realize when I ordered the banana bread French toast that I was getting the equivalent...More

Date of visit: June 2019
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Reviewed May 27, 2019

We liked the breakfast so much, we went back the next day for breakfast again! The corned beef hash was the best we've ever had and huckleberry pancakes were outstanding! Not only was the food great, but the service was awesome as well. We will...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank MT102090
Reviewed March 29, 2019 via mobile

The shack is a quaint little restaurant in the heart of Missoula Montana. Everything is sourced locally. Even the hash browns are made on site and the bacon comes from just down the street. The prices are a bit high but well worth it best...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank onion1984
Reviewed March 4, 2019

We'd never been here before,so decided to try it out. It's a very nice looking place, but a little pricey. They allowed my Service Dog in with no problem. Our waiter was very polite and efficient, like a butler. My husband tried the Chantelle mushroom...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Sheryl M
Reviewed January 22, 2019

We found ourselves here for a dinner while in town. We were pleasantly surprised by the atmosphere (it had a antique feel) and the service was great. Had the famous chicken dinner, and it met all expectations. The place was nice and quiet, which made...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Elizabeth B
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Response from Jeannie S | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure if they have a separate section listing gluten free foods they serve, but that being said I am sure they surely do have things on their menu which are gluten free. The best bet would be to call them (Ph... More
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