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Emerson Grill

207 W Olive St, Emerson Cultural Center, Bozeman, MT 59715-4688
+1 406-586-5247
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good29%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Italian, American
207 W Olive St, Emerson Cultural Center, Bozeman, MT 59715-4688
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Reviewed 26 October 2016

My mom and I went here on a Friday evening for a meal and were pleasantly surprised at the quaint location, artistic ambiance, and friendly staff. Though we weren't hungry enough to explore a lot of the menu, what we did order was fantastic.

Thank Chelsea D
Reviewed 21 October 2016

Haven't eaten there for some time while trying out the many new places in Bozeman. What a mistake. Better food at the Emerson than any of the new spots. Lots of local sourcing. (The waitress was proud of the organic carrots from her own garden...More

Thank bozoid15
Reviewed 18 October 2016

This is an unusual restaurant. It is located in the Emerson Building, which is an artists collective. On the first floor at the back of the building is The Emerson Grill. Not sure how many tables there are, but there are not many. The menu...More

Thank bayfshr
Reviewed 6 October 2016

We ate here as a large group, and there were definitely some good things about this place. It's unique because it's in an old school building, but this also makes it a bit hard to find. The restaurant is split into several rooms. The main...More

Thank Photo_Girl_UT
Reviewed 20 September 2016

"The Emerson Grill was so responsive and caring, right from our initial contact with them. The dinner (and its presentation) at my daughter's outdoor wedding reception was superb and the service was perfect. They showed up right on time and went out of their way...More

Thank Bozemanian
Reviewed 13 September 2016

I joined a couple girlfriends for the Sunday Jazz brunch. What a lovely setting, under the tree outside the building. We ended up inside as the sun decided to go away and the temp dropped. We each had a different item which were, Madame Crouqe,...More

1  Thank jeffreyshapiro
Emersongrill, Owner at Emerson Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 14 September 2016

Thank you so much for joining us for Jazz Brunch! We were so thrilled that the weather cooperated for our last brunch of the season. What a great day. We're thankful for your business!

Reviewed 27 August 2016

Good menu with Italian entrees and great pizza choices--Dine outside and ask for Jim to wait on you if you plan to be at this restaurant M-T-W.

1  Thank SuzannePC
Emersongrill, Owner at Emerson Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 14 September 2016

We love Jim too! We're hoping to have a few more beautiful patio days before the winter comes. Thank you so much for your business!

Reviewed 24 August 2016

I love,love,love this restaurant. The owner is so pleasant and visits each table to make sure your dinning experience is wonderful. The food is so delicious. My husband had the Salmon that melted in your mouth. Our friend had the Pork chop,which he had another...More

Thank Cathy C
Reviewed 23 August 2016

Went here one night for dinner and was able to sit outside at a picnic table. Made for a fun experience since it was a nice night out. The service and food were excellent. Since it's about a block off of Main St it's easily...More

1  Thank vtultrachick
Emersongrill, Owner at Emerson Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 14 September 2016

We are always happy when folks find us off of Main Street...It's nice to be a little bit away from the hustle and bustle of downtown. Thank you so much for your business!

Reviewed 13 August 2016

This was the perfect venue for a family celebration dinner. There's lovely outside seating this time of year, but we opted for a booth inside. We started with red wine from a great selection. My husband had the seafood special - swordfish - and I...More

Thank Denise M
Emersongrill, Owner at Emerson Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 14 September 2016

You chose some excellent menu items, my mouth is watering just thinking about our Fish Special...We are so thankful for your business, thanks for bringing your family in for a special meal...that's what it's all about!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
09:00 - 13:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 207 W Olive St, Emerson Cultural Center, Bozeman, MT 59715-4688
  • Location: United States  >  Montana (MT)  >  Bozeman
  • Phone Number: +1 406-586-5247
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Fabulous Food. Reallly good wine list. A local told me about it when we were looking at universities for son. Hope my son choses MSU!
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