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Lilac

2515 Montana Ave, Billings, MT 59101-2339
+1 406-969-4959
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Overview
  • Excellent70%
  • Very good19%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (20 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
2515 Montana Ave, Billings, MT 59101-2339
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1 - 10 of 155 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago

We love this little high quality restaurant! We had creamed corn that tasted like heaven! They make a cheeseburger to die for! Detail is given to every tiny component of each meal. Don't forget to try the desserts - they are the best!

Thank Melissa S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a series of appetizers for our meal tonight. The clams and the jicama tacos were excellent while the tuna tartare was disappointing. The local cocktail was nice but the wine choices were weak. Sadly, the smell of the restaurant at our table in...More

Thank Gary J
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Five adults, who drank only three beers, yet the total bill was $129!! Add a tip and $150 in one fell swoop. (I actually thought they might have overcharged us, but they didn't). The portions were small and the flavor nothing special. We work hard...More

Thank 50sfrugaltraveler
Reviewed 4 June 2018

We were looking for something other than a chain and stumbled across Lilac. My wife must avoid gluten and so this really limits options. For folks with gluten issues, this is a good place. The staff knows what this means (more than "no bread"). We...More

Thank Jeff_McGough
Reviewed 20 May 2018

Atmosphere and service fine. Food, nothing special. Had the short ribs. Served in a bowl with soooo many onions who would not have known what else there was in the bowl ....the meat? Other meal braised pork belly, nothing special just another meal hidden in...More

Thank Laura A
Reviewed 19 April 2018 via mobile

OK, I'm going to use Lilac as a vehicle for a rant on "gourmet" restaurants--gourmet meaning an overpriced, mediocre, less-than-satisfying eating experience that certain people flock to because they "want" all of the above. I don't get it. So...Lilac details: I was encouraged to order...More

2  Thank SGM18Z
Reviewed 13 April 2018

Have been here a few times and always enjoyed the menu and food. I appreciate the owner's sourcing food that is fresh and unique. This place is for people that really enjoy every step in eating out. If you have family members like mine, that...More

Thank mrahnh
Reviewed 28 March 2018

Came here with my girlfriend a few years ago and haven't stopped since. This place is a classy dining experience with top notch customer service. Billings has very few options of nice dining but this is one of them. 5 stars!

Thank Damien H
Reviewed 11 November 2017 via mobile

Had three of their most popular dishes including the jicama tacos, the braised short ribs and the toffee pudding with earl grey ice cream. All were extremely creative and unique and made for a fine meal. To elevate these dishes to the highest level (5...More

Thank jonathb5
Reviewed 4 November 2017

This place is amazing. Everything we had was prepared with great case using fresh ingredients. The dinner menu is not extensive and we still had trouble choosing from the very interesting selections. The food was wonderful and the service excellent. This place became our favorite...More

Thank rowerr
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Meals
Dinner, Breakfast, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
Tuesday
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Wednesday
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Thursday
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Friday
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Saturday
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2515 Montana Ave, Billings, MT 59101-2339
    (25th. St N)
  • Location: United States  >  Montana (MT)  >  Billings
  • Phone Number: +1 406-969-4959
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