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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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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good28%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“risotto” (8 reviews)
“pork chop” (8 reviews)
Open Now
17:00 - 22:00All hours
Italian, American, Gluten Free Options
207 W Olive St, Emerson Cultural Center, Bozeman, MT 59715-4688
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

After searching for a restaurant with an Italian inspired menu we chose the Emerson Grill. It was a toss-up between the beautiful outdoor seating area or the inside restaurant. We chose eating inside as it was starting to get a little cool. There was a...More

Thank Ken S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Located a few streets off main, this dinner spot has a lot to offer. In the summer, the outside dining under the pine tree is awesome, and all season you can enjoy the cozy interior space that reminds of a rustic farmhouse sprinkled with a...More

Thank Ingwe2003
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Used to dine here when visiting Bozeman, but a few years back the food quality seemed to drop off along with the service. At the advice of a local we tried it again and were pleasantly surprised. Our waiter Patrick was able to get us...More

Thank drishi
Reviewed 17 August 2017

People out here talk about this restaurant as though this is the end of the earth. I have been there 2 times very pleasant food however I was not blown away by it. The atmosphere is like a second grade classroom, wait it was! this...More

Thank Richminn
Reviewed 3 May 2017

Great atmosphere, outside seating when the weather is good. Lovely food and service. Definitely a place to eat.

Thank amyberghold
Reviewed 3 May 2017 via mobile

We loved this place! It is very quaint and romantic, the menu is superb! Our food was amazing, and we enjoyed the atmosphere and service immensely!! I highly recommend making reservations because it is so small and cannot accommodate many people at one time but...More

Thank Amy A
Reviewed 8 April 2017

My wife thinks this place is fancy. I think of it as casual. You therefore have a choice in this regard. Ample parking and good service. We will return.

Thank jon z
Reviewed 25 March 2017

The food (I like the pasta) at the Emerson is very good. As much of it as can be is locally grown/produced and organic. The atmosphere is elegant in an old school. I love the exposed brick. They have weekday early dinner specials. Definitely one...More

Thank wanderer_not_lost
Reviewed 20 February 2017

Our wait person was attentive and professional, the wine suggested was perfect compliment to our dinners. My favorite was actually the "special salad" with prosciutto wrapped goat cheese, arugula and other unique ingredients. Love the historic building, arty vibe and "the classics with a twist...More

Thank Lisa M
Reviewed 13 February 2017

All the food at the Emerson grill is great. The pasta is on the rich side, but that is what Carbonara is! In the winter the pasta is 1/2 off on Mon-Thurs. We got an outstanding dinner for a great price. It's got a great...More

Thank Susan F
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
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
  • E-mail
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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