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Tamarack Brewing Company

105 Blacktail Rd, Lakeside, MT 59922-9628
+1 406-844-0244
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good29%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“fish tacos” (30 reviews)
“brie salad” (8 reviews)
“burger” (49 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM Hours
American, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
105 Blacktail Rd, Lakeside, MT 59922-9628
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This place is a hub of activity. A brew pub with multiple brews to satisfy any taste and a good menu to match. Hearty servings and fun staff. Gets pretty busy during ski and tourist season so grab a brew, take it easy and enjoy...More

1  Thank Doug H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Location is great, a little noisy inside, but being right along a stream is nice. Blonde Ale wonderful. Fish & chips okay, a little to much breading for me, delicious fresh fish. Same with the fish tacos. A little lime chipotle aioli, fresh cilantro would...More

1  Thank KHForever
Reviewed 19 March 2018

I used to go here all the time when I lived in Missoula. It's a great spot with good food choices and tons of seating. The late night crowd can be a bit rambunctious, however. But I always make it a point to stop here...More

1  Thank alaynaabbott
Reviewed 2 March 2018

Have been here many times and ALWAYS great food, not to mention the beer! Anytime we have out of town friends visit, this is one of the stops either for lunch or dinner. Even when super busy, the wait staff are always right on with...More

1  Thank 548sandy
Reviewed 24 February 2018

From the first time we visited Tamarack Brewing Company last fall, with friends from Texas, we knew it was one of our favorites. It was warm and we chose a table outside, under the giant shade trees, with real mountain stream bubbling down beside us....More

1  Thank lovetruth1
Reviewed 25 January 2018

AIt was very crowded when we were there but the staff took care of us quickly. Food was great, even had vegan dishes.

1  Thank Larry W
Reviewed 7 January 2018

We've been here multiple times over the past several years and are never disappointed in the refreshing beers or the burgers.

1  Thank 50sfrugaltraveler
Reviewed 14 December 2017

Thank you Trippies for turning us on to this establishment. It was so good the first night we went back two days later. Great vibe for the whole family. Could not believe how affordable this is given the quality of the food, service staff, and...More

2  Thank Jonathan A
Reviewed 8 December 2017

takes forever to get served the food is awful . been there twice walked out after 20 min no service would not recommend to anybody. sat at the bar 15 min no service.

Thank mikeB3888HH
Reviewed 6 December 2017 via mobile

Sure, having pizza with meatloaf is a bit odd but I was craving both! The food is always great here. The kids love it which makes it an easy choice. Always worth the trip. Now, I need to enjoy my food coma.

Thank Nathan S
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Wanita S
7 August 2016|
Response from mcdedrick | Reviewed this property |
Yes. They serve amazing pizza!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, View, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 105 Blacktail Rd, Lakeside, MT 59922-9628
  • Location: United States  >  Montana (MT)  >  Lakeside
  • Phone Number: +1 406-844-0244
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Tamarack is nestled beneath the Rocky and Mission Mountains in Lakeside, Montana, near the shores of beautiful Flathead Lake. High ceilings, fascinating architectural details and a warm ambience help make The 'Rack the best spot in the Flathead Valley to relax with great food and handcrafted ales. The creek side patio is the perfect place to hang out and enjoy the outdoors with friends and family. Tamarack is proud to be a casual brew pub where people can enjoy simple yet wonderful pub fare and ales in an unassuming and friendly atmosphere.Join us at The Rack… we look forward to meeting you!
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