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Windbag Saloon & Grill

€€ - €€€American, ,
19 S Last Chance Gulch, Helena, MT
+1 406-443-9669
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good35%
  • Average11%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
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“burgers” (30 reviews)
“fries” (15 reviews)
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American, Brew Pub, Grill, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
19 S Last Chance Gulch, Helena, MT
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Attempted to get lunch here today. At the entrance is a sign to wait. So we waited and after a while someone yelled at us from a distance to grab a seat. So we chose a high top table. Really like the decor. After too...More

Thank washmont
Reviewed 6 days ago

Recently had lunch here with out of town family. Good food at a good price. I encourage everyone to give it a try, you won't be disappointed. While you are here be sure to inquire about the history of the establishment. Very interesting.

Thank Bob F
Reviewed 6 days ago

The Windbag was once a charming and unique dining establishment, a favorite in Helena, but it has since morphed into an unremarkable sports bar serving equally unremarkable food that tastes pre-packaged and is similar in quality to the chain restaurants. I had some sort of...More

Thank desert-muse
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Weary traveler, taking a tip from my hotel manager to try the Windbag. Could not have been more pleased with the choice. Sat at the bar and delighted in conversation with barkeep Antone, who chatted up the Helena area and environs while serving me a...More

Thank jimichongaJC
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What an incredible place! You KNOW the food is going to be good the minute you walk in. The place is wall to wall PACKED. The food on the tables looks wonderful. And EVERYONE looks happy. Once you finally choose something and then it arrives....More

Thank trombonegf
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What a great bar and grill! The food is excellent. The decor is beautiful and so well done. The staff was friendly and very accommodating. We are returning to Rapid City in a couple weeks and will be going here again!

Thank cbmo48
Reviewed 26 August 2017

Atmosphere was great, food was so good. I had a French dip and it is the best I had ever eaten. Every one enjoyed the food and atmosphere!

Thank schark53
Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

My boyfriend and I were walking downtown when we decided to eat at the Windbag Saloon last minute. What a great choice! They have great drink/food specials daily. Our waitress Emily was very attentive and provided great service. I had the habanero plum boneless wings...More

Thank thleenkat
Reviewed 13 August 2017

This very cool place is located in a former brothel, and according to our B&B owner, uses former bowling alley lanes as long tables. The food at lunch was very good, and, of course, the local brews were as well. The place was buzzing with...More

Thank Thomas F
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

We ordered our food and it arrived very quickly. The children's portions were large. Our son ordered the mac n cheese and it was amazing! It was made with real cream and cheese. I ate a bunch myself. They served really good local beers as...More

Thank KHansen78
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$9 - US$14
American, Brew Pub, Grill, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Outdoor Seating, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
10:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
10:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 19 S Last Chance Gulch, Helena, MT
  • Location: United States  >  Montana (MT)  >  Helena
  • Phone Number: +1 406-443-9669
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