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Red Bird Restaurant & Wine Bar

111 N Higgins Ave Ste 100, Missoula, MT 59802-4437
+1 406-549-2906
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good23%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Steakhouse, American, Wine Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
111 N Higgins Ave Ste 100, Missoula, MT 59802-4437
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Reviewed 25 December 2017 via mobile

We sat in the wine bar and enjoyed a fine dinner. 5 clean entree plates preceded 3 amazing desserts and an excellent cappuccino. The lamb, steak, duck and chicken all were memorable. We think it’s the best place in Missoula.

Thank roadtrekker
Reviewed 7 November 2017

We visited on a Monday, with a limited menu, and had a great meal. We had a large group that tasted many of the things on the menu, and all had positive reactions. Restaurant was near capacity all evening, and live music was a plus...More

Thank Traveler1959-123
Reviewed 28 October 2017

I like the re-use of the hotel, first. And the restaurant is nicely done. Not busy at 7 p.m. in early October, but business picked up; didn't expect Missoula to be later diners. Service a little slow but the food was good. I had a...More

Thank Tom C
Reviewed 2 October 2017

Red Bird is in the beautiful Art Deco style Florence building located in downtown Missoula. Parking is easy/on the street.This building is just gorgeous...be sure to take a good look around (don't try the elevators at night as they don't move-LOL) I had read that...More

Thank Famontherun
Reviewed 27 September 2017

First of all our waiter - Adam was fantastic. I had a red wine flight which was very good and also generous. Every dish we had was great including desert.

Thank Fearlessmsla
Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

This restaurant was on our B&B's recommended list for fine dining. The actual building it's in is historic and beautiful. The decor & atmosphere of the restaurant is great. The food selection is limited and they had several substitutions- I had wanted to order the...More

Thank Sween-Dilly
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Red Bird is one of my favorite places. They have been serving Missoula for many years. one Friday night we checked in for dinner w/o a reservation. they were very busy since it was "first Friday". they asked us to wait and they would call...More

Thank betko17
Reviewed 25 August 2017

Jeff Smith CEO the Institute of Responsible Technology encourages all of us to ask restaurants questions about sources, ingredients and more as many do not advertise; such being the case with the Red Bird. I did and I learned that all their food is locally...More

3  Thank miljen2015
Reviewed 13 August 2017

We went in for a meal to celebrate my birthday - it was our second time eating here, our last time was several years ago. Our server, Kate was exceptional. She was attentive without being overbearing and was there when we needed anything. I opted...More

Thank Patty W
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

This was our third visit to the Redbird and another grand slam !!! We had visiting friends from out of town the six of us dined Sunday evening, 12 thumbs up !!!

Thank Qaulservice
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$30
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Local cuisine, Bar Scene
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 111 N Higgins Ave Ste 100, Missoula, MT 59802-4437
  • Public Transportation: Public Transportation is available to the downtown area in which we are located.
  • Location: United States  >  Montana (MT)  >  Missoula
  • Phone Number: +1 406-549-2906
  • E-mail
Red Bird Restaurant severs eclectic local cuisine with flair. Red Bird Restaurant is opened for intimate evening dining in dramatic architectural surroundings with an art nouveau feel. The Restaurant strives for sustainability and serves local meats, handmade pastas, sustainable fresh seafood & delectable desserts. Our menus change frequently to reflect the wide variety of seasonal foods available regionally. The Wine Bar has over 25 wines by the glass and an extensive representation of Northwest Wines. The Wine bar offers enticing appetizers, fresh salads, artisan sandwiches and petite entrees. Monday night is live music night in the Wine Bar. Come join us at Red Bird and taste what grows under the Big Sky.
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