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The Great Northern Bar and Grill

27 Central Ave, Whitefish, MT 59937-2546
+1 406-862-2816
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good42%
  • Average15%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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“burgers” (22 reviews)
“baked potato” (6 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub
27 Central Ave, Whitefish, MT 59937-2546
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Reviewed 12 October 2016

This place is a blast. It has lots of space, lots of seating and outdoor patio space. They quite often have live bands. Great place to party and end up at the end of the night! Downside is...the food is terrible. I would only recommending...More

Thank WorldTraveller989
Reviewed 13 September 2016

Favorite tavern type bar. Old saloon with pool, ping pong, live music. Your typical good Ole boy country bar.nice people, a locals place.

Thank victorianclipper
Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

I went to their brew pub, their brewery is just down the street. You order your own food and they deliver to your table. Their beers are excellent but on a Friday night it was so noisy I had to lean across the table to...More

Thank Dave H
Reviewed 12 September 2016

Meet up with our friends here to grab a quick bite. Great sandwiches and decent selection of brew. Service was also very good.

Thank Tim W
Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

First time in Whitefish and this was recommended for awesome burgers after our hike. It did not disappoint. We were only able to come in for lunch, but will definitely be back when in town again. I got the bacon cheeseburger while my boyfriend got...More

Thank lilfish911
Reviewed 7 September 2016

Lunch with family, great tasty burgers, onion rings, beers and a ping pong game. Quick service and fun memories.

Thank Elizabeth N
Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

Great spot for ice cold beers and great bar food. Friendly staff, and just want we were looking for at the time. Rueben, wings, and burgers where all tasty.

Thank Jennifer P
Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

We all met up on the Patio of The Great Northern for my husbands Whitefish HS Reunion. It was perfect for the meet & greet. Great location and atmosphere. Friendly bar service. We only had drinks there so I can't say about the food but...More

Thank April H
Reviewed 17 August 2016

We were only in town 5 days and visited this spot 3 times. While not a traditional family style restaurant it was good for our family. Good food, cold drinks and games for the kids to play meant the adults could sit and visit while...More

Thank eugeniaw804
Reviewed 13 August 2016 via mobile

This place is an old school pub with entertainment. There were games in another room and outdoor seating that we did not get a chance to take advantage of. However, the beer was incredible and the nachos were outstanding!!! Later in the evening we came...More

Thank 559jamieb
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 27 Central Ave, Whitefish, MT 59937-2546
  • Location: United States  >  Montana (MT)  >  Whitefish
  • Phone Number: +1 406-862-2816
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