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Best things to do in Missoula

Rock Club
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“The Top Hat is definitely our favorite dinner option in town. They feature dishes such as Montana beef burgers, house-made pasta dishes, and chef-inspired flatbreads. The Top Hat Restaurant and Bar is dedicated to providing unique, house-made dishes that are crafted using local ingredients. Through a collection of Montana partners like the Mannix Family Ranch and Le Petit Bakery, our kitchen creates scratch made eats, prepared fresh every day”
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Wine Bar
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“The Plonk offers a comfortable atmosphere for commensals to enjoy food, wine, and great music. They genuinely pay attention to every little detail. Plonk also has original works of art that you can appreciate while enjoying a magical evening. ”
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Bakery
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“Coffee, pastries, cupcakes, and a few small sandwiches; what more could you ask for from a bakery?? One of Missoula's favorite places for ordering pies and getting that morning pick-me-up.”
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Bakery
“Delicious French-style bakery on the hip-strip; you can find a selection of their breads and pastries at many shops around town, but stop by the bakery for the whole spread! Also, one of the best places for espresso drinks, including one of my favorite mochas in town!”
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Grocery Store
“Great Coffee shop and Deli for your last minute, on-the-go, high quality meals. Breakfast bar and all the organic produce you need. Only about a block from the cabin.”
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Museum
“Founded in 1975 and accredited by the American Association of Museums since 1987, MAM is emerging as the leading contemporary art museum in the Intermountain West. MAM is a spectacular attraction in the heart of Missoula's historic downtown: a fully accessible, free, public museum that boasts eight exhibition spaces, a library, education center, and an inviting information lounge.”
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Ice Cream Shop
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“Seriously, their milkshake brings all the boys to the yard. If you don't believe us, check them out ANY DAY OF THE WEEK during the summer at around dinner time. ”
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Outdoors & Recreation
“Great place to be immersed in nature. Easy walk with off shoot hiking trails that hug the Rattlesnake River.”
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Food
“Unique little spot not far from downtown with an extensive coffee and tea menu, along with fancy toast and pastries. And, of course, lots of Black Coffee Roasting Company schwag!”
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Brewery
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“Founded on the philosophy of building better beers, Draught Works Brewery has been turning out traditional ales and lagers and many other experimental beer styles. Enjoy their family-friendly indoor and outdoor experiences. ”
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Bakery
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“For lunch, Caffe Dolce serves simple but satisfying dishes. Their pasta is homemade. They also offer woodstone pizza, and their entrees are seasonal and delicious. Enjoy them with some wine or beer from their exclusive selection. ”
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Restaurant
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“Located downtown in the heart of Missoula in the lower level of the Historic Wilma Theatre, Scotty’s Table celebrates the best of western Montana’s farmers, growers and producers. Utilizing local meat, produce, and grains, Scotty’s Table serves the best of the region and the season. A bit more $$ and a great choice for date night. ”
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Pizza Place
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“Biga Pizza offers a modern, downtown dining environment combined with traditional brick oven pizza, calzone, salads, sandwiches, specials and desserts. All dough is made using a 'biga' which is a time-honored Italian method of bread making. Biga Pizza uses local products, the freshest produce as well as artisan meats and cheeses. Lunch and dinner served Monday through Saturday. Also beer and wine is available.”
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Brewery
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“My favorite brewery to walk to on the Northside! Situated on top of the Orange Street tunnel, this unique building usually has plenty of space inside, or sit back and watch the trains from the patio.”
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Brazilian Restaurant
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“If you feel like enjoy a great taste of Brazil, Five on Black is a must! Their food is delicious, and their carnival atmosphere is just happiness and lots of fun in a single place. ”
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Movie Theater
“Great, historic, local venue to hear a show or have a fancy dinner downstairs at Scotty's Table.”
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