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Back Room of The Nite Owl

Hwy 2 E, Columbia Falls, MT 59912
+1 406-892-3131
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good34%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“brisket” (36 reviews)
“bread” (175 reviews)
“roasted chicken” (59 reviews)
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American, Barbecue, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Hwy 2 E, Columbia Falls, MT 59912
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Reviewed November 6, 2018 via mobile

Took a business colleague out to dinner and we choose the Backroom. We both got the 1/2 a fried chicken. Super good and super juicy. Oh man best fried chicken for sure in Montana. Service was a bit slow but you have to wait for...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Mike S
Reviewed October 22, 2018

I'm not a rib person, but my husband loved this place. Varied menu with all sorts of bbq items. Fry bread was huge, and tasty. The restaurant (Back Room) is older and could use a little update, but I guess you really just go for...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Debbie W
Reviewed October 16, 2018

We ate there twice. Had great food both times, BBQ ribs and shrimp were both delicious, as were deserts and the sides. Especially loved the fry bread and chocolate mint pie. Prices very reasonable considering quantity and quality of food. Service was slow, especially during...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank plushkrazee
Reviewed October 9, 2018 via mobile

Backroom is a dinner time restaurant. Ribs, chicken and great drinks. You can’t go wrong stopping here to eat!!

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Compass558462
Reviewed October 4, 2018

We had an excellent meal here. They specialize in barbecue and do it very well. The portions are generous and the service was great. The fry break with honey butter is a great addition to every meal. A great place to eat in Columbia Falls.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Mike_B52033
Reviewed October 2, 2018

We ordered way too much food... I had the brisket, which I didn't eat much of, since my husband ordered the roasted chicken and ribs....and the chicken was by far the best. Came with baked beans, coleslaw, potatoes and fry bread. I would suggest ordering...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank LakeCountryMom
Reviewed October 2, 2018

We tried the back room after reading some really good reviews. I had a steak which was awesome and husband had the country ribs. Both dinners were huge, too much to eat but we were traveling so we could not take it with us. The...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank LAMCD258
Reviewed September 23, 2018 via mobile

Won't go away hungry. There is a smorgasbord on Sunday evening that has a cross section of everything I the Back Room and it is all good for a great price.! Can't go wrong if you like meat.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank TimS6552
Reviewed September 22, 2018

The food is great. I am a chicken and fish person but the ribs in this place are to die for. And the staff are fantastic. They bend over ackwards for u. Awesome

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Brenda L
Reviewed September 20, 2018 via mobile

Locals eat here. Went for breakfast on a Sunday with 11 people. We were seated promptly. Everything was nice and hot and reasonable priced. Were all going back again. Great place.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank D-31947
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, 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.
4:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
4:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
5:30 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Hwy 2 E, Columbia Falls, MT 59912
  • Location: United States  >  Montana (MT)  >  Columbia Falls
  • Phone Number: +1 406-892-3131
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