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413 N Last Chance Gulch, Helena, MT 59601-5015
+1 406-442-6078
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Overview
  • Excellent70%
  • Very good22%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“unique store” (3 reviews)
“fun stuff” (2 reviews)
Open Now
08:00 - 17:30All hours
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413 N Last Chance Gulch, Helena, MT 59601-5015
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1 - 10 of 49 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I wanted to buy some souvenirs while in Helena but the shop was closed. i was unable to get to the store the day before.

Thank 480andrea
Reviewed 9 October 2017

We went with our daughters and had a good time looking through their collections of chotskys. We bought a Bigfoot lunchbox, a Mr. T sound machine (I pity the fool) and a Nunzilla sparking shooting wind up doll. We also had a very good cappuccino....More

Thank Martha Ann M
Reviewed 25 July 2017

This place has it all and had me saying "Wow" every time I turned the corner. There were so many fun trinkets that lightened the place up for kids or those young at heart. There was also a huge selection of tea that I ended...More

Thank Stella F
Reviewed 20 July 2017

This place has a very nice store with lots of funky antiques and postcards. They have great ice mocha and chai tea. They had lots of store items such as huckleberry taffy, bacon flavored gum and lots of postcards. We got some nice drinks there...More

Thank Laura C
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

This is a great coffee and snacks place with little withdrawing rooms to seclude you from the rest. Nice coffee and nice food.

Thank UlaS70
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Thus is a fun place to have pastries & coffee when visiting Helena. The coffee is the best. This is a great place to buy fun toys, books, off the wall gifts.

Thank tia2017
Reviewed 14 February 2017

I've always liked this place because it is just plain fun to go to. Good coffee, a museum atmosphere and the best quirky crap you can't buy anywhere but here. I hope it stays like this for a long time.

Thank CeelAbby
Reviewed 29 December 2016

We happened to stumble upon this cute store/coffee shop and absolutely love it. We decided to go in and see if we could find some last minute Christmas gifts and they did no disappoint. They have candies, funny gifts, coffee cups, household decor, & a...More

Thank Jeff H
Reviewed 3 December 2016

This is one of my favorite places to go in Helena. There's so much fun stuff to buy here and they make really good hot cocoa. This is a great place to buy a couple souvenirs or just hang out.

Thank thisismercedes
Reviewed 12 October 2016

For over 20 years Ray , the owner, has been serving up ecclectic gifts, great coffe and interesting chatter. bring the kids to see the tree house and the fish pond. I took my children there 25 years ago and they bring their own children,...More

Thank groupleader45212
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Restaurant Details

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Lunch
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Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 16:00
Monday
08:00 - 17:30
Tuesday
08:00 - 17:30
Wednesday
08:00 - 17:30
Thursday
08:00 - 17:30
Friday
08:00 - 17:30
Saturday
09:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 413 N Last Chance Gulch, Helena, MT 59601-5015
  • Location: United States  >  Montana (MT)  >  Helena
  • Phone Number: +1 406-442-6078
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