Top things to do

Top Choice Museum in Bozeman

Museum of the Rockies

Montana State University's museum is the most entertaining in Montana and shouldn't be missed, with stellar dinosaur exhibits, early Native American art and laser planetarium shows, as well as a living-history outdo…
Top Choice American in Bozeman

John Bozeman's Bistro

Bozeman's best restaurant, this pretty blonde-and-gold space offers Thai, Creole and pan-Asian slants on the cowboy dinner steak, plus globally influenced soups and starters and a weekly 'superfood' special ($14.95)…
Top Choice Pub in Bozeman

Montana Ale Works

Bozeman’s former Northern Pacific freight warehouse brings industrial chic to this ever-reliable bar-restaurant, with excellent food (mains $11 to $24), pool tables and people-watching. Staff are happy to let you ta…
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Burger Bob's

This Old West greasy spoon has been serving cold beer and loaded burgers long enough to be considered a Bozeman institution. The menu features dozens of burgers topped with pretty much everything, other sandwich sta…
Bistro in Bozeman


Where to go for a drawn-out three-martini, gossipy lunch? Plonk serves a wide-ranging menu from light snacks to full meals, mostly made from local organic products. In summer the entire front opens up and cool breez…
Lounge in Bozeman

Zebra Cocktail Lounge

This basement-level nightclub is the epicenter of the local live-music scene, strong on club and hip-hop.
Supermarket in Bozeman

Community Co-Op

This beloved local market and deli is the best place to stock up on organic and bulk foods, as well as hot meals, salads and soups to eat in or take away. There's another branch at 44 E Main St.
Arts Center in Bozeman

Emerson Cultural Center

Known around town as ‘the Emerson,’ the nonprofit is the place to plug into Bozeman’s art scene, with retail galleries, exhibits, studios and a fine cafe/restaurant.
Museum in Bozeman

Pioneer Museum

The former town jail does a good job presenting local history and famous residents (including one Gary Cooper).
Sandwiches in Bozeman

La Parrilla

Join the local MSU students for a top lunch of gourmet California-style fish tacos, burritos and exotic wraps, strong on the cilantro and wasabi.