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Tupelo Grille

17 Central Ave, Whitefish, MT 59937-2546
+1 406-862-6136
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good23%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“elk meatloaf” (52 reviews)
“bread pudding” (26 reviews)
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16:00 - 23:00All hours
American, Cajun & Creole, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
17 Central Ave, Whitefish, MT 59937-2546
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Nice modern atmosphere. The food was great - I had the shrimp and grits and it was fantastic. My friend had the chicken and dumplings which was completely unlike any version of that dish either of us had had, different and very good! Happy we...More

Thank JeffoFett
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Reservations recommended. Food is pricey but actually may be worth the money. Whitefish is actually quite fun and lovely. Great downtown area. How a Cajun themed restaurant ended up here is unknown to me. But you won't be disappointed.

Thank SeattleDoc2010
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went here with a group of friends whilst on holiday after reading TA reviews. Food was great, we LOVED the bacon and date rolls they are a must! My partner loved the shrimp and grits but I didn't love my chicken and dumplings I...More

Thank Rach198813
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great place for atmosphere, food, service, and cocktails. You cannot go wrong. My comments are also a reflection of people I take with.

Thank James V
Reviewed 1 week ago

Ordinarily I would say - Southern food in Montana?? That's just a stupid choice for a diner to make. But on an 8-day trip in the West, this was possibly the best meal we had. Everything was absolutely delicious, even the fish which obviously they're...More

Thank TravelLadyBJH
Reviewed 1 week ago

The food and service is outstanding. The elk meatloaf was the best meal I've eaten anywhere in a long, long time!

Thank J0hn_W436
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food was really great and our server was terrific. We had steak with mashed potatoes. Our only concern was the man working as a host. He was so arrogant and unwelcoming. Mom wanted to leave. We stayed when the hostess came over and was...More

Thank nic1743
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very popular with locals. Unusual menu offerings that pleasantly surprised us!. Would go back just for the selections

Thank LuvTropics42
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had I gone here first, I would have not eaten anywhere else! WOW! Reservations recommended, unless you are willing to 'hawk' a table as the check is served, lol! Either way, STAY and eat!!! The cocktails, the service, the entrees - ALL stellar and exceptional!...More

Thank missywould
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great food, love the environment and the service is very friendly. The bar mixes some great drinks and the live music is always nice. My wife and I spend time in the bar often and will enjoy the dining room on date nights or an...More

Thank Joel P
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Seoirse H
28 July 2017|
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Response from anthonyrI9795ST | Reviewed this property |
I have never tried so I do not know.. I am more prone to eat in the bar area as they turn over faster and receive great service and same menu
Brad G
3 July 2017|
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Response from anthonyrI9795ST | Reviewed this property |
sure but jeans are much more the in type of clothes..
Douglas O
14 February 2017|
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Response from Snowski11 | Reviewed this property |
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$25 - US$40
Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 23:00
16:00 - 23:00
16:00 - 23:00
16:00 - 23:00
16:00 - 23:00
16:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 17 Central Ave, Whitefish, MT 59937-2546
  • Location: United States  >  Montana (MT)  >  Whitefish
  • Phone Number: +1 406-862-6136
Tupelo Grille is located in the heart of downtown Whitefish, Montana. Established in 1995, we have earned a reputation of being one of the best restaurants in Northwest Montana – a place to gather with friends and family for any occasion. We specialize in thoughtfully prepared Southern cuisine, offering fresh sea food, grilled steaks and signature pastas – all presented by a friendly, experienced, and attentive staff. Our cuisine is served alongside an innovative, yet familiar cocktail program and an award-winning wine list.

Combined with a warm, casual atmosphere, we have consistently delivered a memorable dining experience to all of our guests. Whether you're from down the street or across the country, we want everyone to feel like a regular.

Treat yourself to warm, comfortable, mountain-west hospitality and come join us at The Tupelo.
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