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Uptown Diner

120 North Higgins Avenue, Missoula, MT 59802-4436
+1 406-542-2449
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good34%
  • Average19%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (2 reviews)
“tomato soup” (5 reviews)
“fries” (10 reviews)
Open Now
08:00 - 15:00All hours
American, Diner
120 North Higgins Avenue, Missoula, MT 59802-4436
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Reviewed 1 week ago

There aren't too many diners around these days so we're so happy to have this one right downtown in Missoula. The pictures on the wall and the items displayed bring back memories for us and the menu offers a really good selection of diner fare....More

Thank Jane K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great place to eat early with a complete menu along with Sixties music. great rye toast along with eggs and potatoes

Thank Rick E
Reviewed 6 April 2017

The atmosphere is 1950s, the burgers are large and perfectly prepared and the milk shakes are to die for. On our last visit, I added onion rings which were some of the best I've enjoyed anywhere. One grandson tried one for his first time and...More

Thank Richard W
Reviewed 29 March 2017 via mobile

Great banter between and with the servers. Fast service coupled with huge portions made for a wonderful brunch. Attentive staff made sure the coffee cup and water glass was never empty. Background oldies music made the experience even better.

Thank Barbjefts
Reviewed 20 March 2017 via mobile

We love the Uptown as they cook up the best veggie browns, breakfast, meatloaf sandwich and famous cream of tomato soup. It is a friendly home town place with all home-style cooking, comfortable diner environment and great music from the 50's. Don't miss their thick...More

Thank elaine s
Reviewed 18 February 2017

Coffee cup is never empty and the food is what I remember when I was a kid. The service is with a smile and I have never had to wait for a table.

Thank jdsticker
Reviewed 21 December 2016

Great burgers, shakes and fries! Period style seating, decor and atmosphere. Voted the best shakes in town many times, One shake equals two full servings so ask to split one if that's too much. They'll serve it in two glasses. Only open for dinner on...More

Thank Derry K
Reviewed 14 December 2016 via mobile

Saw other reviews and decided to give it a try while in town in business. 9:30 am on a Wednesday and there were plenty of seats. Very friendly greeting upon arrival. Ordered the Ham/Cheese omelet with pancakes. Food was very good and large portions. I'll...More

Thank Gary K
Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

We visited here with a group of 9 people for breakfast. We had a short wait while the staff fixed a table large enough for our group. The staff were so attentive constantly refilling coffee and making sure we had everything we needed while we...More

Thank kahealy
Reviewed 28 September 2016

The Uptown Diner has very good diner food. This is a classic, 50's style diner with really fun decor. The staff is always friendly, fast and cheerful. You can't leave hungry or without a smile on your face. Local TIP: They have taken the milkshake...More

Thank Shawn M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Diner
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
08:00 - 15:00
08:00 - 15:00
08:00 - 15:00
08:00 - 15:00
08:00 - 20:00
08:00 - 20:00
08:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 120 North Higgins Avenue, Missoula, MT 59802-4436
  • Location: United States  >  Montana (MT)  >  Missoula
  • Phone Number: +1 406-542-2449
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