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Great Northern Restaurant

2 S 1st St E, Malta, MT 59538-9004
+1 406-654-2100
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good41%
  • Average19%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“breakfast” (10 reviews)
“walleye” (6 reviews)
“steak” (18 reviews)
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6:00 AM - 9:30 PM Hours
$$ - $$$
2 S 1st St E, Malta, MT 59538-9004
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Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

On our way from Havre to Williston, we stopped for lunch. The dining room is very nice. It is almost like eating in someone's private home. It has a nice fireplace and beautiful carpeting. Service was pretty good consisting that the waitress was taking care...More

Thank J-W
Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

Thought the food here was going to be frozen food warmed up but big surprise. Had the walleye with hash browns. Reminded me of some of the walleye you get up on the Lake Erie Islands. Garden salad and I asked for French-Blue and they...More

Thank sprucecreekfly
Reviewed 12 September 2017

Food was excellent. This was an older building that had been modernized. Service was slow, but food was good.

Thank Mary T
Reviewed 22 July 2017 via mobile

This was an average dining experience, a bit on the pricey side and the food was not quite to the standards, cold potatoes and greasy fries. But the atmosphere was very relaxing.

Thank Justin B
Reviewed 7 June 2017

We were in Malta on business and walked to the GN restaurant. It is a small, quiet dining room inside the hotel with no windows to the outside. We first thought we were in the wrong place, but a friendly staff person motioned us in....More

Thank cav1865
Reviewed 18 March 2017

March 2012. Did a road trip from Saskatchewan to Minot, Washburn, Glendive, Jordan, Malta and back home. Stopped here for breakfast. Food and service was good for being Easter.This site will not let me tell you I travelled before April 2016

Thank Ilona N
Reviewed 29 December 2016

Breakfast was good. Probably local sausage patties were delish. Dinner was poor. Chicken fried steak will not be my choice ever again.

Thank Bob M
Reviewed 19 October 2016

The restaurant was really busy on a Friday night but our waitress was good about checking in with us whenever she went flying by. We really enjoyed watching the casual and friendly interactions between the waitstaff, tables of local families, and a big table of...More

Thank MeganAnn65
Reviewed 22 September 2016

Our group ate breakfast here while staying at the Great Northern Hotel. The food was very good, and the portions were large. I would recommend the bacon for sure. The staff was very friendly.

Thank Ron W
Reviewed 14 September 2016 via mobile

I had the chicken fried steak which was smothered in gravy and if not, it would have been pretty bland. My husband had the Walleye which was obviously frozen previously. Taste was good but texture was slimy and too soft. Prices are relatively high for...More

Thank Cookie G
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
6:00 AM - 2:00 PM
6:00 AM - 9:30 PM
6:00 AM - 9:30 PM
6:00 AM - 9:30 PM
6:00 AM - 9:30 PM
6:00 AM - 9:30 PM
6:00 AM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 S 1st St E, Malta, MT 59538-9004
  • Location: United States  >  Montana (MT)  >  Malta
  • Phone Number: +1 406-654-2100
  • This restaurant is at Great Northern
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