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Oxford Saloon and Cafe

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337 N Higgins Ave, Missoula, MT 59802-4537
406-549-0117
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Helena, Montana
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83 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

A legend in downtown Missoula, the Oxford is my favorite breakfast location. It's old style with seating at tables or a long counter, friendly banter with staff, and food that tastes great if not necessarily what the doctor would order. Went there for breakfast the morning after high school graduation, and while in town for 50th reunion. If you want... More 

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Missoula, Montana
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86 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

For the late night breakfast the chicken fried steak is hard to beat. It is old school, not a fancy place by any means, but a piece of old Missoula history. Service is alright, which adds to the atmosphere.

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Billings, Montana
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52 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2016

My sis and I sat at the counter...and ordered while watching the cooks right in front of us like the "old days." We were looking for a 24-hour breakfast place after a long concert, where we could sit and visit. This was it! Lovely hash browns with veggies, eggs done just right, English muffins. The cooks were interesting fellows and... More 

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Missoula, Montana
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867 reviews
610 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 141 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2016 via mobile

Not many Western saloons open anymore like the Ox - open every day for business, eat, drink and see old Cowboys in action. The food is quite good and a visit always provides a thrill or two!

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Thank elaine s
Great Falls, Montana
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17 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2016 via mobile

Caesars, Chicken fried steak and good company. The service was a bit old school. I asked for my Caesar in a pint glass and the bartender said she could only make them in a bucket. The food waitress was nice and only messed up one order out of 10.

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Thank gowsox
Missoula, Montana
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2016

The ambiance is colorful, to say the least, and I would not consider this place family friendly. I would, however, say that their chicken fried steak with toast is outta this world and I will most certainly return as soon as my cholesterol levels stabilize.

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Thank Mitch S
Great Falls, Montana
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24 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2016 via mobile

Ate breakfast here and it was great. The garbage omelette was huge. Some of the best french toast ever. Definitely would come back.

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Thank Jaide S
Kellogg, Idaho
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254 reviews
165 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2016

Order the eggs and brains just to hear the way the waittress calls it back to the cook. This place has been around for ages. Used to go here for breakfast after a hard night of drinking. Great place to end the night.

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Thank papa4two
Missoula, Montana
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103 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2016

This is a great place to grab a burger fresh off the grill. The meat is Montana grass fed so it is fantastic. I usually get my burger with grilled onions and cheddar- to die for! Don't go at night as it is a bar and not all the denizens are sober after 7 or 8 pm.

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Oakland, California
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30 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2016

They used to serve brains & eggs, now after the mad cow scare, they can't. So I had steak & eggs. A real Montana sirloin for 10 bucks.Lots of historial memorabilia all over the plae. according to local yore it has not been closed ever since it opened in 1883 - yes, that's 24/7. They say they are not even... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
American
Meals
Breakfast
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Dining on a budget, Bar scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 337 N Higgins Ave, Missoula, MT 59802-4537
  • Location: United States  >  Montana (MT)  >  Missoula
  • Phone Number: 406-549-0117

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