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MacKenzie River Pizza Grill & Pub

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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2018 Winner
RATINGS
Food
Service
Value
Atmosphere

Food and ambience

Local cuisine, American, Bar, Pizza, Pub, Brew Pub

Location and contact

Menu

STARTERS
$5.0
Lodgepoles
Fresh-baked bread with olive oil, garlic & mozzarella. Served with marinara
$7.75
Hummus Platter
Roasted red pepper hummus & roasted garlic hummus served with pepperoncinis, Kalamata olives, cucumber slices, feta & warm pita triangles
$12.0
Black & Bleu Bites*
Blackened sirloin, bleu cheese crumbles & a warm bleu cheese sauce
$9.75
Wings
Your choice of spicy Buffalo, BBQ bourbon or Thai peanut (cal - Buffalo 1570 / BBQ 1610 / Thai 1690)
$8.5
Artichoke Dip
Oven-baked blend of pesto & cream cheese, artichoke hearts, roasted red peppers & fresh basil. Served with blue tortilla chips
$9.5
Chorizo Meatball Skillet
Spicy chorizo meatballs baked in hearty ranchero sauce, topped with green chili sour cream, queso fresco, cilantro & an over-easy egg
$9.0
Chicken Club Rolls
House-made spring rolls filled with chicken, hickory smoked bacon, Swiss cheese, house-made guacamole & tomatoes. Served with ranch
$10.5
Fish Taco Skewers
Three grilled, ancho chili cod skewers served with flour tortillas, avocado, spicy chipotle sour cream, slaw & pineapple salsa
$7.0
Slammers*
Three mini burgers with American cheese & fried onions on a brioche bun
$8.0
Chicken Quesadilla
Grilled flour tortilla filled with fajita chicken, tomatoes, scallions, cilantro, spicy chipotle sour cream & melted cheese, topped with green chili sour cream. Served with house salsa
SANDWICHES
$10.0
Willow Creek
Smoked turkey, bacon, avocado, spinach, tomatoes, light mayo & mozzarella. Served with tortilla chips
$10.0
Pulled Pork
Smoked pulled pork with bourbon BBQ sauce & house-made coleslaw on a brioche bun. Served with fries
$10.25
Spicy Chicken
Blackened chicken breast, bacon, pineapple salsa, pepper jack cheese & smoky BBQ mayo on a brioche bun. Served with fries
$9.75
Italian Chicken Panini
Chicken breast, tomatoes, avocado, pesto mayo, provolone & a drizzle of balsamic glaze on grilled Italian bread. Served with fries
$10.25
Rustler's Reuben
Sliced corned beef, sauerkraut, Swiss & Thousand Island on grilled marble rye. Served with coleslaw & fries
$9.0
Green Horn Veggie Wrap
Avocado, tomatoes, cucumbers, sprouts, red onions, provolone & pesto mayo in a flour tortilla. Served with tortilla chips
BURGERS
Served with a side of fries (cal 440)
$10.0
Grizzly*
½ lb all-beef burger on a brioche bun with your choice of cheese (cal - burger 880 / cheese 70-100)
$14.75
Kodiak*
Two ½ lb all-beef patties stacked with your choice of cheese on a brioche bun (cal - burger 1450 / cheese 140-200)
$10.75
Ol' Prospector*
½ lb all-beef burger packed with nuggets of cheddar & smoky bacon, topped with smoked Gouda. Served on a brioche bun
$12.0
Smokehouse*
½ lb all-beef burger with smoked Gouda, hickory bacon & smoked pulled pork on a brioche bun
$12.0
Rise & Shine*
½ lb all-beef burger, brown sugar bacon, crunchy deep-fried jalapeños, fried egg & cheddar on a brioche bun
$12.0
Californian*
½ lb all-beef burger with pepper jack, hickory smoked bacon, fresh guacamole & pineapple salsa on a brioche bun
$12.0
Poutine*
A ½ lb all-beef burger with crispy fries, bacon, white cheddar curds, silky beef gravy & scallions on a brioche bun.
$10.75
Bleu Onion BBQ*
½ lb all-beef burger with bleu cheese crumbles, fried onions & bourbon BBQ sauce on a brioche bun
$9.75
Black Bean Burger
Black bean patty, pesto mayo, roasted red peppers & goat cheese on a brioche bun
PUB CLASSICS
$11.0
Street Taco Trio
A pork carnitas, an ancho grilled shrimp & a southwest chicken taco. Each served with a house specialty hot sauce on a white corn tortilla
$13.75
MacKenzie Meatloaf
Our home-style meatloaf with bacon, cheddar & a bourbon BBQ glaze, topped with fried onions. Served with mashed potatoes & a side of veggies
$12.5
Baja Fish Tacos
Two flour tortillas with spicy grilled or breaded cod fillets, pineapple salsa, arugula & green chili sour cream. Served with blue tortilla chips & house salsa (cal - grilled 1060 / breaded 1470)
$13.5
Fish & Chips
Deep-fried sweet & spicy breaded fresh cod. Served with fries, house-made coleslaw & tartar sauce
FLATBREADS
$9.5
Apple & Chicken
Garlic infused olive oil, smoked Gouda & cheddar topped with roasted Gala apples, chicken, hickory bacon & caramelized onions. Drizzled with bourbon BBQ sauce
$9.5
Greek
Garlic infused olive oil & mozzarella topped with Kalamata olives, artichoke hearts, red onions, diced tomatoes & feta.
$9.5
Pear & Bleu
Creamy bleu cheese sauce & light mozzarella topped with pears, candied walnuts & dried cranberries. Finished with baby arugula tossed in citrus honey vinaigrette
$9.5
California Chicken
Garlic infused olive oil, mozzarella, chicken, hickory smoked bacon & red peppers. Topped with fresh avocado & cilantro. Drizzled with ranch.
$9.5
Rangoon
Rich & flavorful cream cheese topped with crab surimi, scallions & Asiago cheese. Finished with fried wonton strips & a sweet chili sauce
ROD & REEL - LUNCH COMBO
$10. Available until 4 pm every day
CHOOSE YOUR ROD
Lodgepoles
House Salad
Caesar Salad
Spinach Salad
Chicken Chili
Soup of the Day
CHOOSE YOUR REEL
Chicken Quesadilla
Slammers
1/2 Rustler's Reuben
1/2 Italian Chicken Panini
Small Cheese Pizza
Small Pepperoni Pizza
SALADS & SOUPS
Dressings: House Vinaigrette (cal 190), Creamy Vinaigrette (cal 290), Raspberry Vinaigrette (cal 80), Orange Balsamic Vinaigrette (cal 180), Ranch (cal 380), Southwest Ranch (cal 200), Greek Feta (cal 100), Creamy Caesar (cal 270), Thousand Island (cal 330), Honey Mustard (cal 440), Bleu Cheese (cal 290)
$8.0
Beet Salad
Braised red beets, arugula, goat cheese & candied walnuts. Served with orange balsamic vinaigrette
$7.25
Wedge
Artisan romaine with bleu cheese dressing, crumbled bleu cheese, diced tomatoes, bacon & red onions. Drizzled with sweet balsamic glaze
Small $7.5
Large $10.0
Spinach
Spinach, tomatoes, red onions, candied walnuts, dried cranberries & bleu cheese crumbles. Served with our house vinaigrette
Small $6.75
Large $9.25
Greek
Sliced cucumbers, Kalamatas, tomatoes, red onions, pepperoncinis & feta cheese over crisp greens. Served with Greek feta dressing
Small $8.75
Large $11.25
Cobb
Fajita chicken, avocado, crispy bacon, hard-boiled eggs, tomatoes & crumbled bleu cheese over crisp greens with your choice of dressing. Small - (cal 510 - no dressing); Large - (cal 920 - no dressing)
Small $9.25
Large $11.75
Southwest Chop
Romaine, chicken, fire-roasted corn medley, provolone, black beans, diced tomatoes, green onions, cilantro & tortilla strips tossed in southwest ranch & house salsa
Small $6.0
Large $8.5
Caesar
Romaine lettuce, shredded parmesan & seasoned croutons tossed in Caesar dressing. Anchovies by request
$5.0
House
Fresh greens, diced pears & crunchy grape nuts with your choice of dressing (cal 100 - no dressing)
HOT, READY & MADE FROM SCRATCH
Little $5.25
Big $7.25
Chicken Chili
$7.0
French Onion
Little $5.0
Big $6.0
Soup of the Day
About
Transporting you to the very heart of the Northern Rockies, the casual, rustic atmosphere with unique Montana Lodgepole furniture, stunning panoramic canvas and historic photographs sets the tone for distinctive, creatively prepared food served by vibrant employees renowned for passing their upbeat attitudes on to our customers. The MacKenzie River menu features an incredible array of delectable dishes, always flavorful and fresh, and served up in heaping portions. The acclaimed gourmet pizzas are offered on a variety of crusts – original, thin and gluten-free – with toppings from classic pepperoni to pesto, ricotta, and sun-dried tomato. With nearly two dozen pizzas on the menu, you are bound
PRICE RANGE
$10 - $20
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
CUISINES
American, Bar, Pizza, Pub, Brew Pub
FEATURES
Takeout, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Seating, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
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All reviews meatloaf pizza salad flat bread fish and chips sandwiches the french onion soup great food and service were seated immediately enjoyed our meal on tap beer selection slow service great restaurant an appetizer montana mules
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Three of us went there for lunch, sat in the bar. Only 1 server taking care of drinks and food orders. Taking our order was slow, unfortunately once the food arrived, after 30 minutes, we had to take it to go. Although server was friendly,...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank LovetheBeach58503
MRPBismarck, Manager at MacKenzie River Pizza Grill & Pub, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi LovetheBeach58503, we just wanted to apologize for the slow service when you were in. We pride ourselves on customer satisfaction and strive to create a wonderful experience every time for our guests. We hope you give us a chance to make up for this....More

Reviewed November 18, 2018

Large menu and maybe that is the problem. The atmosphere was welcoming but the food was just average.

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank SunDog78
Reviewed November 12, 2018 via mobile

My parents and I ate here Sunday night. I tried the French onion soup - so good!! I would highly recommend it!! Mom had the fish & chips, also very good-I’ve had numerous times before!! Great menu selection!!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank staceyh908
Reviewed November 12, 2018 via mobile

Even though it was busy the staff did a great job and the food was delicious. Would highly recommend the French onion soup, fish and chips and pizza!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank sholderj
Reviewed October 28, 2018 via mobile

Great service. Greater fast and friendly. Had three different pizzas. 2 of 3 were great, third was average. Drinks good. Nice place. Will go back.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank travelinman045
Reviewed October 14, 2018

The flatbread pizza was a wonderful surprise - so good that we returned about a week later for a repeat!

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank JANNINE S
Reviewed September 9, 2018 via mobile

We arrived and were seated immediately. We ordered our food and waited. Waiter needed to apologize on how long it took for our food to arrive. Soon after the food did arrive. All of our food was hot and tastey. The waiter checked in with...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Scott E
Reviewed August 29, 2018 via mobile

A great place for a beer and some food. Laid back enough to go to the bar and watch a game with a burger, but classy enough to bring your parents for a nicer dinner in town, especially if you want to avoid the busier...More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank Samurai196
Reviewed August 17, 2018 via mobile

Excellent food. We tried the Chicken Club Roll appetizer, it was wonderful. We then had a specialty pizza called the Rancher it was delicious prepared just right. But the service was phenomenal!!! Our server Reed was above and beyond. We didn’t wait on anything he...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Cheryl486
Reviewed August 16, 2018

On our way back home after Glacier National Park passing through Bismarck. The front desk person at out hotel recommended this place. Nice, clean, upbeat, good menu so everyone can find something. Wait staff was excellent, quick to get our order. Food was good, we...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank jaybird208
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