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Garage the Soup Shack & Mesquite Grill

451 E Main St, Bozeman, MT 59715-6235
+1 406-585-8558
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good38%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“soup” (141 reviews)
“burgers” (82 reviews)
“turkey burger” (5 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 am - 9:00 pmAll hours
American, Bar, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
451 E Main St, Bozeman, MT 59715-6235
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

My kind of place. Nothing fancy but lots of options and mostly friendly staff. Wine is very reasonable at $22 bottle. Soups are the best in town and I like getting to choose up to 3 toppings to put in it. Lots of locals eat...More

Thank Kirsten E
Reviewed 5 days ago

This was an interesting place that was converted from an old gas station. You do not need formal dress or reservations to eat here. Food and prices are both good. I thought both the selection and quality of the soups were excellent. The rest of...More

Thank RapidCityBob
Reviewed 1 week ago

I like finding local restaurants that are as authentic as the people who run them. Garage the Soup Shack and Mesquite Grill is just such a establishment. From the simple decor to the laid back but professional attention of the wait staff, this restaurant rings...More

Thank Scott R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great! Love the vibe and the food! Soup was the main draw, but we had grassfed Yellowstone beef burgers they were excellent!

Thank kaem1028
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nine of us walked in and it did not take long for them to seat us. Menus are license plates which was a fun way to start our lunch and set the tone. We all had a variety of things with many of us eager...More

Thank SonomaCountyJill
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

When we first arrived in Bozeman we were hungry and found the Garage. The hostess and our waitress were very friendly and accommodating. We shared wings and a Greek salad and were satisfied.The have unique menus made out of real license plates...they do need a...More

1  Thank jbaum243
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

on the end of Main Street the Garage was refreshing for the afternoon. We ate outdoors the food was good and a fair value.

Thank cbaum111
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Well, a lot of people really like this place, which is good. Our first experience eating here was disappointing for the following reasons: Slow service, grunge on the tables, inside the building, and patio (it used to be a garage, so maybe thats part of...More

Thank JoC722
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We go to the Garage for burgers every time we visit Montana. We enjoy the outdoor seating and the burgers are delicious. This time I got pulled pork, which was also delicious. An excellent stop in downtown Bozeman.

Thank Susan W
Reviewed 8 September 2017 via mobile

Our favorite lunch spot in Bozeman! The Garage is an excellent place for lunch and beers or just beers! The food is top notch (my wife's fav is the Ultimate Grilled Cheese and mine is the Buffalo Wings)! You can't go wrong! They have your...More

Thank Austin B
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Meg Z
6 October 2015|
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Response from snorkel613 | Reviewed this property |
They do not take reservations. But you can put your name in if it's busy and take a stroll down Main St, which has lots of interesting shops - and good people watching
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
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
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 451 E Main St, Bozeman, MT 59715-6235
  • Location: United States  >  Montana (MT)  >  Bozeman
  • Phone Number: +1 406-585-8558
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