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Three Forks Grille

729 Nucleus Ave, Columbia Falls, MT 59912-4056
+1 406-892-2900
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good24%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“trout” (62 reviews)
“pork chop” (52 reviews)
“bison” (33 reviews)
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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729 Nucleus Ave, Columbia Falls, MT 59912-4056
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Reviewed 29 October 2018 via mobile

After a long day of road tripping, I found this gem after reading reviews, and their high scores are well deserved and the food and service were tremendous. The host was outstanding, he carefully explained the menu and checked in several times with me, the...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank JonathanM688
Reviewed 7 October 2018

My wife and I didn't have to look twice when we scanned the menu at Three Forks Grille for the first time. Our more fish/less meat diet was richly rewarded by two delicious and filling entrees, rainbow trout and Flathead Lake whitefish. We couldn't have...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Taylor B
Reviewed 30 September 2018

We had dinner at this lovely restaurant on 8/31/18. We were seated right away without having to wait. Their menu had many choices for vegetarian food. We all loved the food and their service was excellent. I would highly recommend this restaurant. If I Visit...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank RKM14
Reviewed 28 September 2018 via mobile

We went twice while vacationing here. We had the quail and pork the first night and the risotto and bison the 2nd time we went. Super pleased both times. The staff was friendly and all the ingredients were local. Very, very good!

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Nicole C
Reviewed 27 September 2018 via mobile

This was a nice find for a dinner after a long day of hiking. Just a short drive from West Glacier and easy to find. When we arrived shortly before 5PM the restaurant had a short line of people waiting for the doors to open...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank BCW_1016
Reviewed 26 September 2018

I couldn't believe, being so close to Whitefish, MT, that we couldn't actually find whitefish being served on local menus! Let alone other western fare, like elk and bison.... But we happened upon the Three Forks and hit the jackpot. My husband had the whitefish...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank TheDoyles
Reviewed 25 September 2018 via mobile

Wow! Great service + great food. We loved the parkoras as appetizers while Amy was getting our wine, and enjoyed the Caesar and tomato salads to get started. The whitefish was a star dish, and the bison chimichurri was good, more sauce would have been...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank ThomasR312
Reviewed 24 September 2018 via mobile

The taste of the unique and local dishes has been very good but plan to spend a lot to get full. Service was not good on our last visit as they are a busy place.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank TimS6552
Reviewed 22 September 2018 via mobile

This place was recommended to us by a local, so we figured it was a sure thing and we were sure right! Opened at 5, we were waiting with a dozen others! Our waitress, Sara, was a doll! Very patient and cheerful, answered every question...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank montanavicki
Reviewed 19 September 2018

Tasty and inspired foods! I had an amazing elk burger while my wife ate an excellent salmon salad. Just get there early as it can get busy.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Daniel C
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2 August 2017|
Response from ST589 | Reviewed this property |
I'm sure if you speak to the chef, he can provide a meal suitable for your daughters diet.
30 June 2016|
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Response from Constance M | Reviewed this property |
It's so good that I'd split the group in half and take two tables, and pay two checks. There's always a way!!! It's worth it!!! Can't wait to get back there in September!!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 729 Nucleus Ave, Columbia Falls, MT 59912-4056
  • Location: United States  >  Montana (MT)  >  Columbia Falls
  • Phone Number: +1 406-892-2900
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