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By Word of Mouth Restaurant & Catering

77 Aspen Leaf Drive #3, Big Sky, MT 59716
+1 406-995-2992
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good28%
  • Average14%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“trout” (16 reviews)
“calamari” (7 reviews)
“steak” (9 reviews)
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American, International
$$ - $$$
77 Aspen Leaf Drive #3, Big Sky, MT 59716
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Reviewed 13 January 2018 via mobile

This was a great find - excellent food at reasonable prices. Our server Katie was friendly and attentive and the bartender did not make us feel like tourists — even though we were. I had a great panini and it combined an exquisite blend of...More

Thank MikenBern
Reviewed 7 September 2017

We go to ByWOM when we are in Big Sky. The food is fabulous and so is the service! The item selection on the menu is great! Our young adult kids like it too!

Thank 4rofam
Reviewed 12 August 2017

We lucked out and happened to catch the place nearly empty while a concert was going on in the town park. The food was very good and reasonably to slightly high priced, but given the location what we expected for a sit down meal. Service...More

Thank Eric H
Reviewed 2 August 2017

Excellent trout and enjoyed the variety of appetizers to entrees to desserts some with oriental flavors infusion Part bar/part restaurant very casual and not open on week ends will definitely eat here the next tome we are in Big sky

Thank sunnysusan2016
Reviewed 6 July 2017 via mobile

We have liked this restaurant for many years. Very nice staff, great atmosphere, innovative menu, and good drinks.

Thank rlrobles5
Reviewed 20 March 2017

Excellent food, nice bar area, good selection at the bar. Four of us dined at BYWOM recently early in our Ski Trip to Big Sky. Had reservations but didn't really need them at 5:30 pm (still on east coast time). Selected a glass of red...More

Thank Amy S
Reviewed 6 February 2017

I am very grateful that I found this restaurant thru trip advisor! John setup a fixed menu for our group of 24 that consisted of choice 2 glasses of wine or beer, a choice of 2 appetizers, a choice of steak, chicken or trout entrees,...More

Thank Anne W
Reviewed 5 February 2017

BYWOM is a truly great place for a nice dinner in the Meadow. Nice bar with specialty drinks and an always evolving menu with great choices.

Thank David B
Reviewed 2 February 2017

I ate here last night with a large group. We had a prearranged menu due to our large size. I had trout which was excellent. The potatoes were also good. Some people thought the broccoli was over-cooked, but I still found it tasty. I'd like...More

Thank StPaulAdnil
Reviewed 14 January 2017

This restaurant is nothing fancy, but the dinner we had was tasty and well presented. They offered a few specials, such as mussels, scallop dish, they have a adequate wine list and or cocktails. We found the wait staff, generally friendly, but lacked training. When...More

Thank Fligh
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Full Bar, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 2:00 AM
5:00 PM - 2:00 AM
5:00 PM - 2:00 AM
5:00 PM - 2:00 AM
5:00 PM - 2:00 AM
5:00 PM - 2:00 AM
5:00 PM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 77 Aspen Leaf Drive #3, Big Sky, MT 59716
  • Location: United States  >  Montana (MT)  >  Big Sky
  • Phone Number: +1 406-995-2992
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Fresh, local ingredients, seasonal menus, a casual atmosphere, and gourmet flavors - this is the list of ingredients that makes By Word of Mouth (By WOM for those in the know!) a cherished local favorite in Big Sky, Montana. Your dining experience will be topped off by our welcoming, attentive staff and our lively bar with handcrafted cocktails and an award-winning wine list.
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