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Tupelo Grille

17 Central Ave, Whitefish, MT 59937-2546
+1 406-862-6136
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good22%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“shrimp and grits” (119 reviews)
“elk meatloaf” (58 reviews)
“bread pudding” (28 reviews)
Open Now
4:00 PM - 11:00 PMAll hours
American, Cajun & Creole, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
17 Central Ave, Whitefish, MT 59937-2546
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We had dinner here early January for my birthday. Everyone always mentions this restaurant as the place to go to when Whitefish so we thought we should go. We had a cauliflower dish and a French onion soup to start. Both were delicious. For a...More

Thank DJost
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We really enjoyed the food here. Really can’t go wrong with anything on the menu and it honestly felt like everything was cooked to order. Our server was really good, and attentive. Definitely on my top 2 restaurants in Whitefish.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We enjoyed the atmosphere and the service. The food was ok. We shared some appies- coconut shrimp was delicious

Thank emilygus1333
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This restaurant was a huge surprise. I never expected to find excellent Louisiana cuisine in Montana! Our son is a chef for a top-notch New Orleans restaurant, so we are discerning and hard to please when it comes to South Louisiana food. But, Tupelo is...More

1  Thank levasseurdesign
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I can't believe anybody rates this place less than a solid 5-stars. We've eaten here several times and always walked out with a big smile and feeling of having been treated well. The waitresses are polished and warm and friendly. They take special requests in...More

1  Thank Cascadefirechief
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Never disappoints, consistently great food and wonderful service! The Coconut shrimp are amazing and the Shrimp and cheesy grits are adicting.

1  Thank WF945
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Good food, moderately priced. They welcomed our walk-in dinner request on a Wed night. Steak frites, baked mac n cheese, good drinks.

1  Thank narch2016
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have been going to Whitefish for several years and for some reason we have never been to Tupelo. What a mistake. It was very enjoyable. We just came for wine and appetizers and were quite pleased! The mushroom appetizer, shrimp/crawfish cakes and green beans...More

1  Thank 1_4_adventure
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

World prices for frozen food? They need to make fresh food and serve it hot. I've had better meals from Costco and those meals didn't leave me feeling sick afterwords.

Thank 907WorldTraveler
Reviewed 27 November 2017

Great gumbo and other Cajun dishes also good (we ate here twice) . Amazingly the fresh fish is also great - I had halibut and it was to die for. Whitefish is a noisy trendy town these days - I remember it when it was...More

Thank Chrissie M
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Seoirse H
28 July 2017|
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Response from anthonyrI9795ST | Reviewed this property |
I have never tried so I do not know.. I am more prone to eat in the bar area as they turn over faster and receive great service and same menu
Brad G
3 July 2017|
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Response from anthonyrI9795ST | Reviewed this property |
sure but jeans are much more the in type of clothes..
Douglas O
14 February 2017|
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Response from Snowski11 | Reviewed this property |
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$25 - US$40
Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 17 Central Ave, Whitefish, MT 59937-2546
  • Location: United States  >  Montana (MT)  >  Whitefish
  • Phone Number: +1 406-862-6136
Tupelo Grille is located in the heart of downtown Whitefish, Montana. Established in 1995, we have earned a reputation of being one of the best restaurants in Northwest Montana – a place to gather with friends and family for any occasion. We specialize in thoughtfully prepared Southern cuisine, offering fresh sea food, grilled steaks and signature pastas – all presented by a friendly, experienced, and attentive staff. Our cuisine is served alongside an innovative, yet familiar cocktail program and an award-winning wine list. Combined with a warm, casual atmosphere, we have consistently delivered a memorable dining experience to all of our guests. Whether you're from down the street or across the country, we want everyone to feel like a regular. Treat yourself to warm, comfortable, mountain-west hospitality and come join us at The Tupelo.
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