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Montana Coffee Traders

30 9th St W, Columbia Falls, MT 59912-3700
+1 406-892-7696
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good24%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“breakfast wrap” (14 reviews)
“scones” (21 reviews)
“quiche” (12 reviews)
Open Now
6:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Hours
American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
30 9th St W, Columbia Falls, MT 59912-3700
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Reviewed November 6, 2018 via mobile

I eat here often for lunch. Super good food and the best coffee in Montana. Can't go wrong picking this spot. Super friendly and worth the wait when the line if long.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Mike S
Reviewed October 29, 2018 via mobile

We can recommend the breakfast quiche and the Backpacker's breakfast. Whomever cooks the crispy potatoes does a fabulous job- perfect!

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Elizabet74
Reviewed October 11, 2018

We always enjoy MCT when we visit family in Columbia Falls. They Traders Traditional Breakfast platter is a great choice along with any of the omelettes. The people are friendly and always greet you with a smile when you visit. Definitely a favorite with the...More

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank pdbellomy
Reviewed September 28, 2018 via mobile

If u want a fast place to have breakfast, this is it! Food was good and organic. Coffee was very hot - my husband had to wait about an hour before he could drink it. It's set up a little different where u get in...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Nicole C
Reviewed September 28, 2018

Montana Coffee Traders is an institution in Montana. Breakfasts are plentiful and good (but have slipped a bit in the last year or so). Good place to stop en route to Glacier. Confusing lines for tourists--one is for coffee, the other for breakfast, leads to...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Carole J
Reviewed September 28, 2018

We visited the Montana Coffee Traders restaurant on Highway 2 in Columbia Falls as we started our drive from Glacier NP to West Yellowstone NP. The front desk clerk at the West Glacier KOA recommended the MCT. We ordered food at the counter. I had...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Mikejack52pe
Reviewed September 24, 2018 via mobile

Our sandwiche and soup were both delicious. The chili vegetable soup was very tasty with a mild spicy kick. The sourdough bread would have been better warm . Our mocha and Mayan mocha were both fantastic. We will be back for more before heading home...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank sandragracie
Reviewed September 21, 2018 via mobile

I wish I got the name of the barista who was very rude to my mother in law. She was just standing there looking at the menu and not in line for food. The barista kept telling her to move into line over and over...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Janey A
Reviewed September 18, 2018 via mobile

This quaint little coffee, deli, bakery, and restaurant was quite nice. The service was great, order at register and food is delivered to the table. They have breakfast all day as some of us ordered for lunch, others of had sandwiches or burgers. Lots of...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank ronwbev
Reviewed September 9, 2018 via mobile

We stopped here for breakfast before heading out of town. We ordered at the counter (they have a separate line for just drinks and pastries) and the food came out quickly. We got the breakfast burrito and a scrambled dish, both of which were great....More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Trisha C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$12
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
7:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
6:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
6:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
6:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
6:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
6:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
6:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 30 9th St W, Columbia Falls, MT 59912-3700
  • Location: United States  >  Montana (MT)  >  Columbia Falls
  • Phone Number: +1 406-892-7696
Popular cafe serving breakfast and lunch. Outstanding food and warm comfortable atmosphere. Self-serve honor system coffee (bring oyour own mug. Lots of vegetarian menu items and sinful baked goodies. Outstanding coffee! Breakfast all day Sunday 7-2.
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