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Fresco Cafe

317 E Mendenhall St, Bozeman, MT 59715-3683
+1 406-586-6826
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good30%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Open Now
11:00 am - 9:00 pmAll hours
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
317 E Mendenhall St, Bozeman, MT 59715-3683
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

a friend and i dined on a tuesday night and it was fabulous. the service was friendly and informative. the food came out quickly. my companion and i both ended up with the house made raviolis. i added meatballs to mine and my companion went...More

Thank mtTravlr
Reviewed 7 January 2018 via mobile

My wife and I like to try new restaurants when we go out which isn't often. While Fresco Cafe isn't exactly new it is to us. We loved the cozy warm atmosphere and the staff was absolutely fantastic! They were very friendly, made great recommendations...More

Thank stevencS9200YS
Reviewed 22 December 2017

Food was well cooked and seasoned. Quiet atmosphere mid-late evening. Location is easy to miss if you don't know where it is.

Thank RobinCD
Reviewed 4 December 2017 via mobile

Have eaten at Fresco many times and have always had a great experience, food, service and atmosphere. Dinner was excellent. One of our local favorites.

Thank cbtraveler12
Susan N, Owner at Fresco Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 5 December 2017

We are so glad that you got out of your kitchen and let someone else cook for you! Look forward to seeing you again next time.

Reviewed 27 November 2017

Fabulous Italian food, exceptional staff and service, beautiful setting! Highly recommend! Our server was friendly, and effecient and knowledgable. Food was so delicious. Portions abundent ( we had leftovers ) and we did not wait long before it was out! Beautiful building and romantic, cozy...More

1  Thank crosbfam
Susan N, Owner at Fresco Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 28 November 2017

We are so glad you enjoyed your evening with us. Hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 31 October 2017

Reservation for 7- told it would be a few minutes- no more input until I complained 20 minutes later. No offer of a place to sit at the bar- you couldn't see it from the entrance- no offer to get us drinks- nothing- and as...More

Thank jaygshaver
Reviewed 19 October 2017

We saw the reviews on TripAdvisor and decided to give Fresco Cafe a try. The place is tucked away near downtown Bozeman. Once inside the place was buzzing. We didn't have a reservation so we had to sit at the bar. Our server was very...More

Thank MrMeat9
Reviewed 9 October 2017

We went here for our 35th wedding anniversary last week. We have come here at least 3 other times and enjoyed our meals although we do wish it was less noisy when full. Our server kindly seated us in a quiet corner, nice. This time,...More

Thank travelermt22
Susan N, Owner at Fresco Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 10 October 2017

Happy Anniversary! We are glad you chose to celebrate with us and appreciate the menu suggestions. We are always looking at ways to improve, so will take your comments into consideration. We look forward to seeing you again, soon. Susan Neubauer

Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

Loved our dining experience at Fresco's! We sat on the patio in the cool Fall evening and enjoyed delicious food and drink while listening to Bozeman creek babbling by and enjoying each other's company. Our server was wonderful, she was super friendly, knowledgeable, and helpful....More

Thank creeklaying
Susan N, Owner at Fresco Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 6 October 2017

Thanks so much for the kind words. We are glad you enjoyed our little oasis in downtown Bozeman. We are thrilled that you had a great experience and hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 20 September 2017 via mobile

This was my first visit and it was suggested by my sister who lives in Bozeman. Other friends visiting from Oregon joined us for a fantastic lunch. Our friends are vegetarians and found many choices. It was a challenge to decide what to have. We...More

Thank Virginia C
Susan N, Owner at Fresco Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 21 September 2017

We can't wait to see you again! We are always coming up with ways to improve our menu for people with dietary restrictions. Glad we hit the mark!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 317 E Mendenhall St, Bozeman, MT 59715-3683
  • Location: United States  >  Montana (MT)  >  Bozeman
  • Phone Number: +1 406-586-6826
  • E-mail
Best restaraunt in Bozeman. Everything on the menu is fantastic.
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