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Nite Owl Restaurant

522 9th St W, Columbia Falls, MT 59912-3808
+1 406-892-9944
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good45%
  • Average17%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“ribs” (29 reviews)
“fry bread” (24 reviews)
“hash browns” (11 reviews)
Closes in 10 min
5:30 a.m. - 11:00 p.m. Hours
American, Diner, Gluten Free Options
522 9th St W, Columbia Falls, MT 59912-3808
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Reviewed 23 January 2018

Great place for "downhome" cooking in a casual atmosphere. Breakfast, lunch or dinner. Good service. A favorite with locals and visitors alike.

Thank Anna Marie S
Reviewed 12 January 2018 via mobile

This diner is right off Hwy 2. It serves breakfast all day. The food was tasty. The service friendly and easy to talk to. It was clean and a seat yourself sort of place. I went with coworkers for lunch and we enjoyed our meal....More

Thank Rachael P
Reviewed 24 November 2017 via mobile

I went in with a group of girls and was asked not to come back as they claimed our tipping was not adequate. Yes, tipping is an unspoken rule, and our party did tip. It is not mandatory nor a valid reason to be asked...More

1  Thank Kelly V
Reviewed 9 November 2017

Very good food. The fried chicken is excellent. We enjoyed the baby backed ribs, brisket and chicken. Service is very fast and friendly. The food is the same as served in the Back Room if you request that menu. The atmosphere is that of an...More

1  Thank oldwoodworker
Reviewed 24 October 2017

If you're looking for something more like home cooking The Nite Owl is for you. Breakfast choices are a nice variety, portions are nice and big, seserved all day and the coffee is good. Lunch and dinner choices offer a nice variety plus you can...More

1  Thank Geneva B
Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

I told mom we should stop at the "Night Crawl" for a late dinner. Oops! I read the sign wrong. I'm glad we stopped. It had the best food and best service in the 3 days we had been traveling. We decided we would go...More

1  Thank Tracy R
Reviewed 3 October 2017

we read some many great reviews about this place before we went in and we weren't disappointed! Nite Owl and the Backroom are two different restaurant but attached to each other. They both have different menus but can order from either one pretty much. They...More

Thank Pinktika
Reviewed 26 September 2017

We stopped here on our way from GNP to Yellowstone. Our group of 7 had a wide variety of food and everything was wonderful. Most of us even had dessert because we just couldn't pass it up. Cindy was our waitress and she had our...More

1  Thank DustyBunnyII
Reviewed 25 September 2017

Nite Owl is our favorite breakfast restaurant in Montana. This is our 6th trip to Columbia Falls and Glacier Nat. Park. We always eat breakfast at the Nite Owl, 3 times this trip. I love their bacon, best anywhere. Breakfast portions are large, service is...More

Thank webbfoot
Reviewed 18 September 2017

Make no mistake, this is a diner, pure and simple. They pretend to be nothing more and they certainly aren't anything less. The food is reasonably priced, nicely portioned, well prepared and tasty. The waitress was knowledgeable about menu items and made some helpful recommendations......More

Thank IsabellasGrandma
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Mariette C
8 March 2017|
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Response from Ileine B | Reviewed this property |
its small area in the back but they do have a bar...
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
5:30 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
5:30 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
5:30 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
5:30 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
5:30 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
5:30 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
5:30 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 522 9th St W, Columbia Falls, MT 59912-3808
  • Location: United States  >  Montana (MT)  >  Columbia Falls
  • Phone Number: +1 406-892-9944
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