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Montana's BBQ & Bar

€€ - €€€American, , Barbecue
4715 Rutherford Rd, Nanaimo, British Columbia V9T 5S5, Canada
+1 250-758-2388
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good44%
  • Average14%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible7%
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“ribs” (28 reviews)
“spinach dip” (4 reviews)
“burger” (10 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Bar, Barbecue, Canadian
€€ - €€€
4715 Rutherford Rd, Nanaimo, British Columbia V9T 5S5, Canada
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Reviewed 6 days ago

The food was served by an excellent waitress. The food was standard for a Montanas restaurant. Nice and hot.

Thank 891yvonnel
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were really wanting the crispy onions on our burgers BUT didn't want them spicey.So our waitress Kjelli was Amazing, not only did we get CRISPY NON -Spicey but we got an ENTIRE bucket of them!!!.They were the BEST. Burgers were great as well. Very...More

Thank noral420
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went here for my wife's birthday. Despite making a reservation and letting them know that we would be celebrating nothing was done to make our stay memorable. Many other restaurants we have visited have made some effort to make the occasion memorable. The meal in...More

Thank billandwendy
Reviewed 12 October 2017

The restaurant is on a strip mall outside town. We arrived hungry and thirsty after a long drive from Tofino. Service was good and fast. Beers and ribs tasted pretty good. Overall we enjoyed our dinner and I would recommend this place for casual meal.

Thank YoshiDus
Reviewed 14 September 2017

I was pretty disappointed when I got this salad which I've had before and it was supposed to come with mixed greens, there were no pecans and the only lettuce that was in there was ice burg which is not really good for salads. The...More

Thank Shaina B
Reviewed 8 September 2017

Ribs were good but not remarkable. Portions were not overly big either but couldn't complain. Service was really good.

Thank Lana R
Reviewed 24 August 2017

Montana's has a great menu and is reasonably priced. It's situated in a parking lot of Nanaimo North Mall, so is near great shops. Parking is plenty.

Thank sambrooks1973
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

We stopped in for lunch and it was wonderful. Service was quick and friendly. The food tasted great. We will be back for sure

Thank lakotawoman2010
Reviewed 3 August 2017

Good food reasonable prices and pleasant servers. Really all you want in a family restaurant. Certainly will go back.

Thank Heavyd2014
Reviewed 25 July 2017

Excellent value for terrific food. Ryan, our waiter was courteous and efficient, making us feel most welcome to the area. We enjoyed the ribs, steak and steak fajitas.

Thank M T
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2 December 2016|
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Response from Andrew B | Reviewed this property |
Not totally sure just know that Cineplex have a $80 gift card for two you get a Movie and a $50 Bon Appétit Gift Cards.
Lila D
19 November 2015|
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Response from gjanie | Reviewed this property |
I don't remember. I suspect there were medium and large sizes for the ribs and I would have ordered the smaller size.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Barbecue, Canadian
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4715 Rutherford Rd, Nanaimo, British Columbia V9T 5S5, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver Island  >  Nanaimo
  • Phone Number: +1 250-758-2388
Montana’s is all things BBQ to all people. Whether you’re in the mood for southern style in-house smoked ribs and pulled pork or looking for some Canadian BBQ flavour across our burgers, steaks and sandwiches; Montana’s has the perfect atmosphere to bring the family or meet up with friends. Fire up the good times at Montana’s BBQ & Bar!
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