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Oxford Saloon and Cafe

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337 N. Higgins, Missoula, MT
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Billings, Montana
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51 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

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 

Thank janevir
Missoula, Montana
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804 reviews
568 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 132 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago 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!

Thank elaine s
Great Falls, Montana
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14 reviews
9 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.

Thank gowsox
Missoula, Montana
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 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.

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.

Thank Jaide S
Kellogg, Idaho
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196 reviews
127 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 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.

Thank papa4two
Missoula, Montana
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103 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 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.

Thank dr_D1030
Oakland, California
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30 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 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 

Thank marciapolo
Missoula, Montana
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46 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2015

If you don't mind eating with a bunch of hardened alcoholics hogging the bar area, then you'll really enjoy the breakfasts here. I always get the corned beef hash, and there is plenty of it and good too. The coffee is nothing to write home about, though.

Thank MontanaProf
Missoula, Montana
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804 reviews
568 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2015

The family tradition of eating at the Ox is noteworthy and most memorable. A Patty Melt without onions is the fave order though many options are offered included brains and eggs. In the day, the card poker players in back gave silver dollars to the kids. :-)

Thank elaine s

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Lunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff
Good for
Bar scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 337 N. Higgins, Missoula, MT
  • 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?