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Food & Drink

WakeCup Coffee, Fort Benton

Restaurants & Dining

Whether visiting the local burger joint or enjoying an elegant, farm-to-table meal, dining in Montana is sure to please everyone. With a rich agricultural heritage, Montana has a wonderful selection of locally grown products that translates to a thriving dining scene.



Kick back with a Montana brew after your day of adventure in the great outdoors. With some of the best wheat and barley grown locally, clear glacial water, and Pacific Northwest hops, our brewers create award-winning beer. If you can’t decide on one beer, try a flight of beers. You’re sure to find a new favorite. Plus, taprooms are good places to meet locals and swap stories. Before you leave, fill up a growler of your favorite brew as a souvenir.


Craft Distilleries

Montana's craft distilleries are few in number, but rich in quality and flavor. Visit one of Montana's tasting rooms and sample products individually or in a delicious Montana cocktail. The drinks are often made with some local favorites like huckleberries, home-grown potatoes and apples. Still in the spirit? Buy your favorite and make your own Montana cocktails at home. 


Cideries & Meaderies

Cideries & meaderies in Montana bring flavor and fun to the area. Discover your favorite today!



Montana wines have a truly local flavor. From huckleberry to Flathead cherry, Montanans take the flavors synonymous with the state and turn them into completely unique wines. 


Farmers' Markets

A farmers' market is the perfect place to feel right at home in Montana. Take a Saturday-morning stroll at the market and stock up on fruits, vegetables and local favorites like huckleberries and Flathead cherries or sample delicacies like apiary honey.  With over 70 farmers' markets in Montana, you'll be sure find unique artisan gifts and homemade goods that will brighten any home or table. 


Taste of Montana

With the fourth highest amount of craft breweries in the country and a wealth of local ingredients, Montana is a thriving hotspot for beer lovers. Using locally grown wheat and barley, fresh glacier water, and Montana hops, brewers pride themselves on providing a unique taste in every beer they serve. Visitors can tour breweries or enjoy the local brews at restaurants and taprooms across the state. 

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Taste Our Place

If you’re after the real Montana experience—including what you eat and drink—watch for the Taste our Place logo at restaurants, bars, and other establishments serving ready-to-consume food and beverages. Like the Made in Montana logos, the Taste our Place logo is a declaration of authentic Montana quality. Taste our Place members have committed to using locally sourced ingredients, whether it’s the beef in your burger, the barley in your craft beer, or the flour in your dessert.

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