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Back Room of The Nite Owl

Hwy 2 E, Columbia Falls, MT 59912
+1 406-892-3131
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good34%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“brisket” (30 reviews)
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Closes in 29 min
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American, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
Hwy 2 E, Columbia Falls, MT 59912
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a great dinner. Food was really good and as usual we ordered too much food! Service was excellent.

Thank ybtraveller_31
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stop in at this restaurant every time that we are in the area. The ribs are their specialty and they are delicious. I just had the small portion and it was still way more than I could eat. The baked beans and the special...More

Thank Linda O
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Met friends there and it was nice to visit. That's about it. Food portions have gone down so much in the last few times of being there. We thought we accidentally ordered off the senior/kid menu. So disappointed! Food taste was fine. Service was horribly...More

Thank K80X5
Reviewed 14 April 2017

I had the Cheeseburger Soup and the Salisbury Steak. The food is to die for, the service and the atmosphere is excellent. Great place to eat for a family.

Thank Shawna S
Reviewed 30 March 2017

First of all, we called to do a pick up order, the waitress was quite rude on the phone, almost cancelled our order. Food quite good and portions great. The price was about average.

Thank Hawaii8849
Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

Some of our local friends told us about this place. Being from Texas we were pleasantly surprised at how GOOD the ribs were. I lover the burger and the fried buns they used. Super friendly people!

Thank sam r
Reviewed 21 February 2017

We've been here before & satisfied with our experience but this time very disappointed. Attitude seems to be sit down; order; eat & leave! Everything was rushed. If you are in a hurry, fine but if you are wanting a leisurely dinner out on a...More

Thank helpfultraveller99
Reviewed 18 January 2017

When in Columbia Falls one must try the back room! Warm, inviting, friendy, family run; a truly delightful and delicious place!! Been here many, many, times!!

Thank Deb B
Reviewed 5 January 2017

Good breakfast, is what we had. We have eaten there in the past, in the back room where dinner is served, good and plenty.

Thank Robert B
Reviewed 31 December 2016

This is our most favorite Flathead Valley restaurant! The food is great and too much to eat in one sitting! The service is excellent, happy, courteous. They take such good care of their customers at this restaurant. So glad to meet here year after year...More

Thank bonniebo40
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
05:30 - 23:00
05:30 - 23:00
05:30 - 23:00
05:30 - 23:00
16:00 - 23:00
16:00 - 23:00
05:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Hwy 2 E, Columbia Falls, MT 59912
  • Location: United States  >  Montana (MT)  >  Columbia Falls
  • Phone Number: +1 406-892-3131
  • E-mail