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Montana Ale Works

€€ - €€€American, ,
611 E Main St, Bozeman, MT 59715-3778
+1 406-587-7700
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good32%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
611 E Main St, Bozeman, MT 59715-3778
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Great atmosphere with a wide variety of food and drink choices. The server was friendly and helpful from start to finish!. I'm a wine drinker, my husband beer-and the menu serviced both of us well, and reasonably priced as well. This was a perfect way...More

Thank Joyce P
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Able Works is always busy, but it is a well oiled machine. I think it is one of the most reliable places in Bozeman to get a good meal and it is reasonably priced. Plus they have a wonderful beer selection and great happy hour...More

Thank William B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great ambience. I got to sit inside the old historic rail car. The wait staff was so nice and helpful explaining all the meals on the menu. They have great beer. They have an espresso beer that’s tasty. I had the bison steak and trout....More

Thank Audra A
Reviewed 1 week ago

Contrary to the implication of the name, Montana Ale Works is not a brewery, although it does have a good menu of selections brewed in Montana. The food menu is also excellent. There can be a bit of a wait, particularly on the weekend, as...More

Thank Zach S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

In Bozeman for the first time and out hotel manager recommended this place. We were starving, so walked right down there to find the place is so popular there was a 30 minute wait for a table. We lucked out and got two seats at...More

Thank DLM212
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We arrived here after a pretty long drive from Jackson, and we had an early start the next day so sadly we didn't take advantage of the huge choice of local beers. However, our server pointed us to a couple of recommendations and they were...More

Thank Joanna W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

From Bison Potstickers with a red cabbage slaw, to Chicken Enchiladas, to a variety of burger options, the varied fare at Montana ale Works has never failed to please our family. Their assortment of special desserts (Basque cake with raspberry coulis?) ensures that there's something...More

Thank John H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Extensive menu and good food. Service was fast. They do not take reservations and the place was packed on a Saturday night. Our wait was only 30 minutes though and they text you when your table is ready.

Thank Jennifer H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What a cool restaurant! When you think of an ale house you don’t necessarily think of refined food but this place has a good mix of both. Fun ambiance and delicious food. We will be back!

Thank Olivia S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Loud and chaotic on a Monday evening. Hard to have a discussion. Good waiter (Alex) was helpful and efficient for our group of 5. Food choices were focused on comfort foods and sandwiches and salads. Great beer menu. The meatloaf was tasty.

Thank Michael K
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Steven J
10 June 2018|
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Response from David C | Reviewed this property |
I cannot remember the exact choices, but my wife cannot eat gluten and was happy with her meal.
Michelle C
25 July 2016|
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Response from Michael H | Reviewed this property |
Not sure. Sorry.
24 October 2015|
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Response from Emily P |
Sorry, we are closed on Christmas. Come to Bozeman sometime soon when we are open! :)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
16:00 - 23:00
16:00 - 23:00
16:00 - 23:00
16:00 - 23:00
16:00 - 23:00
16:00 - 00:00
16:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 611 E Main St, Bozeman, MT 59715-3778
    (Wallace Street)
  • Location: United States  >  Montana (MT)  >  Bozeman
  • Phone Number: +1 406-587-7700
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