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Red Bird Restaurant & Wine Bar

111 N Higgins Ave Ste 100, Missoula, MT 59802-4437
+1 406-549-2906
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good22%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Steakhouse, American, Wine Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
111 N Higgins Ave Ste 100, Missoula, MT 59802-4437
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This restaurant was on our B&B's recommended list for fine dining. The actual building it's in is historic and beautiful. The decor & atmosphere of the restaurant is great. The food selection is limited and they had several substitutions- I had wanted to order the...More

Thank Sween-Dilly
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Red Bird is one of my favorite places. They have been serving Missoula for many years. one Friday night we checked in for dinner w/o a reservation. they were very busy since it was "first Friday". they asked us to wait and they would call...More

Thank betko17
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Jeff Smith CEO the Institute of Responsible Technology encourages all of us to ask restaurants questions about sources, ingredients and more as many do not advertise; such being the case with the Red Bird. I did and I learned that all their food is locally...More

1  Thank miljen2015
Reviewed 13 August 2017

We went in for a meal to celebrate my birthday - it was our second time eating here, our last time was several years ago. Our server, Kate was exceptional. She was attentive without being overbearing and was there when we needed anything. I opted...More

Thank Patty W
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

This was our third visit to the Redbird and another grand slam !!! We had visiting friends from out of town the six of us dined Sunday evening, 12 thumbs up !!!

Thank Qaulservice
Reviewed 5 August 2017

We were roaming around headed up to one of our favorite wine bars up the street when we stopped in here after hearing so much about the place. We're glad we made the point of stopping in. They've got a nice wine list with good...More

Thank gehb
Reviewed 24 July 2017

We always visit Red Bird when we travel to Missoula for good reason. My dinner was excellent and the service was top notch. Dinner was well worth the cost. Definitely my favorite in Missoula.

Thank Permit99
Reviewed 18 July 2017

Great food all around. Had the lettuce wraps and main dish lamb kabob and sausage and duck salad and a great dessert. This had to be one of if not the best restaurant in Missoula and as good as many of the Seattle restaurants that...More

Thank hhxkekspktkdpe
Reviewed 13 July 2017

The Red Bird Restaurant is downtown Missoula. Has a mood lighted wine bar, with the restaurant in the back. Tables are spaced with lots of room between them, making for a quieter environment for dining. We ordered Filet Mignon and a Salmon dish, both prepared...More

1  Thank EdwardSandiego_CA
Reviewed 4 June 2017

We had a great experience at Red Bird, from the friendly staff to the outstanding food and wine. We started with the seared scallops appetizer. Absolutely amazing. The combination of tastes and textures created the perfect appetizer for us. We ate it as slowly as...More

1  Thank gore1111jp
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$30
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Full Bar
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Bar Scene
Open Hours
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 111 N Higgins Ave Ste 100, Missoula, MT 59802-4437
  • Public Transportation: Public Transportation is available to the downtown area in which we are located.
  • Location: United States  >  Montana (MT)  >  Missoula
  • Phone Number: +1 406-549-2906
  • E-mail
Red Bird Restaurant severs eclectic local cuisine with flair. Red Bird Restaurant is opened for intimate evening dining in dramatic architectural surroundings with an art nouveau feel. The Restaurant strives for sustainability and serves local meats, handmade pastas, sustainable fresh seafood & delectable desserts. Our menus change frequently to reflect the wide variety of seasonal foods available regionally. The Wine Bar has over 25 wines by the glass and an extensive representation of Northwest Wines. The Wine bar offers enticing appetizers, fresh salads, artisan sandwiches and petite entrees. Monday night is live music night in the Wine Bar. Come join us at Red Bird and taste what grows under the Big Sky.
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