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Top Choice Barbecue in Livingston & Paradise Valley

Follow Yer' Nose BBQ

What started as a portable smoker in a gravel parking lot is now Montana's liveliest barbecue joint. Locals flock to this covered patio with sweeping views of the valley and mountains to wash down plates of tender b…
Top Choice American in Livingston & Paradise Valley

Chico Inn Restaurant

The restaurant at Chico is renowned throughout the region, though there’s slim pickings for vegetarians. The beef Wellington ($70 for two) gets rave reviews, as does the Sunday brunch, served between 8:30am and 11:3…
Top Choice Bistro in Livingston & Paradise Valley

2nd St Bistro

Our personal favorite, located in the historic Murray Hotel, with a superb range of appetizers, cocktails and draft beers, this is a classy but relaxed bistro with an emphasis on quality locally sourced and house-ma…
Cafe in Livingston & Paradise Valley

Gil's Goods

Creative pizzas, grass-fed burger and locally sourced salads bring the passion for farm-to-table dining to a more casual, community-oriented space. The open-front cafe across from the Depot is a must-stop for anyone…
Modern American in Livingston & Paradise Valley

Yellowstone Valley Grill

The only thing finer than the view of the Absaroka Range rising behind the winding Yellowstone River is the food. Sustainable local ingredients, fresh Napa Valley cuisine and an extensive wine list make this the val…
Sports & Outdoors in Livingston & Paradise Valley

Timber Trails

This tiny outdoor shop packs in just about anything you might have forgotten or broken. Also rents and repairs bicycles.
Museum in Livingston & Paradise Valley

Livingston Depot Center

The original colonnaded Northern Pacific Railroad depot – built in 1902 by the architects who designed New York’s Grand Central Station – is now home to a railroad history-and-arts museum that train enthusiasts will…
Fast Food in Livingston & Paradise Valley

Mark’s In and Out

If your tastes are less merlot and more chocolate milk, Mark’s has been churning out quality never-frozen burgers, foot-long chilli dogs and malts since 1954, the latter made with Livingston’s very own Wilcoxson’s i…
Deli in Livingston & Paradise Valley

Mustang Catering

For a top-shelf picnic en route to Yellowstone, combine a fabulous ciabatta sandwich, gourmet salad or hot daily special from this top-notch cafe with a wine-and-cheese grab from the Gourmet Cellar (next to Depot Ce…
Microbrewery in Livingston & Paradise Valley

Katabatic Brewing

Suitably named in incessantly windy Livingston, this dog- and family-friendly brewpub has stylishly exposed brick walls and live music on Saturday and Monday. There are normally eight brews on tap, including a crisp…