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By Word of Mouth Restaurant & Catering

77 Aspen Leaf Drive #3, Big Sky, MT 59716
+1 406-995-2992
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good26%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“trout” (16 reviews)
“asian noodles” (2 reviews)
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American, International, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
77 Aspen Leaf Drive #3, Big Sky, MT 59716
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Reviewed March 19, 2017

Excellent food, nice bar area, good selection at the bar. Four of us dined at BYWOM recently early in our Ski Trip to Big Sky. Had reservations but didn't really need them at 5:30 pm (still on east coast time). Selected a glass of red...More

Thank Amy S
Reviewed February 6, 2017

I am very grateful that I found this restaurant thru trip advisor! John setup a fixed menu for our group of 24 that consisted of choice 2 glasses of wine or beer, a choice of 2 appetizers, a choice of steak, chicken or trout entrees,...More

Thank Anne W
Reviewed February 5, 2017

BYWOM is a truly great place for a nice dinner in the Meadow. Nice bar with specialty drinks and an always evolving menu with great choices.

Thank David B
Reviewed February 1, 2017

I ate here last night with a large group. We had a prearranged menu due to our large size. I had trout which was excellent. The potatoes were also good. Some people thought the broccoli was over-cooked, but I still found it tasty. I'd like...More

Thank Linda S
Reviewed January 13, 2017

This restaurant is nothing fancy, but the dinner we had was tasty and well presented. They offered a few specials, such as mussels, scallop dish, they have a adequate wine list and or cocktails. We found the wait staff, generally friendly, but lacked training. When...More

Thank Fligh
Reviewed December 19, 2016

I recently noticed that they are now open for lunch, after being dinner only we had to give the new lunch menu a try. I had the Calamari Po Boy with garden salad and house vinaigrette, my wife had the grilled, marinated portabella with quinwoa...More

Thank Ken j
Reviewed December 5, 2016 via mobile

Amazing place ! Wonderful local owners ! Staff was fantastic Definatly a place to stop at in Big Sky

Thank Donna D
Reviewed November 23, 2016

Great location, and meals that are paired perfectly with wines. I recommend them for eating alone - I have always found great folks to visit with - or having an intimate dinner for two, or a large group - the rooms each have a different...More

Thank Tom B
Reviewed November 9, 2016

Food average at best for the expectations. Service good, but not knowledgeable. Wine used to be good and now disappointing. How can a place that was great ten years ago slide so far?

Thank rodbeer
Reviewed April 3, 2016 via mobile

Not one to rave but this is a must. Unique dishes ala sushi and calamari with great wines. Funky atmosphere. Great and friendly service from the owner. Prices were good. Go!!

Thank thebenj4
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Full Bar, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
5:00 p.m. - 2:00 a.m.
5:00 p.m. - 2:00 a.m.
5:00 p.m. - 2:00 a.m.
5:00 p.m. - 2:00 a.m.
5:00 p.m. - 2:00 a.m.
5:00 p.m. - 2:00 a.m.
5:00 p.m. - 2:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 77 Aspen Leaf Drive #3, Big Sky, MT 59716
  • Location: United States  >  Montana (MT)  >  Big Sky
  • Phone Number: +1 406-995-2992
  • E-mail
Fresh, local ingredients, seasonal menus, a casual atmosphere, and gourmet flavors - this is the list of ingredients that makes By Word of Mouth (By WOM for those in the know!) a cherished local favorite in Big Sky, Montana. Your dining experience will be topped off by our welcoming, attentive staff and our lively bar with handcrafted cocktails and an award-winning wine list.
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