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Fresco Cafe

317 E Mendenhall St, Bozeman, MT 59715-3683
+1 406-586-6826
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good30%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“pasta” (22 reviews)
“tiramisu” (8 reviews)
“paninis” (4 reviews)
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317 E Mendenhall St, Bozeman, MT 59715-3683
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Absolutely charming! We loved this place so much we went twice for dinner while in Bozeman for 4 days. I’m still dreaming at night of the cannelloni with walnuts and green apple!! Not to be missed!!

Thank Companion251133
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A local friend recommended this restaurant to meet at for dinner as we were passing through with our small dog. We arrived early to be sure we claimed a patio table. Very cute location next to a little flowing stream. We were able to take...More

Thank Poodle2014
Reviewed 24 August 2018

We loved Fresco Cafe as we were traveling through Bozeman with our dog. They immediately acknowledged him and brought him a bowl of water. The food was very tasty, we had paninis which were fabulous and a glass of rose which was wonderful on a...More

Thank jewelswider
Reviewed 10 August 2018 via mobile

Fresco was our go to restaurant in Bozeman. Not now. We went for lunch on 8/10 and ordered our usual, Manhattan salad shared and 2 pesto cavatappi gluten free pasta’s with artichokes and roma tomatoes. The salad was wonderful. The pastas came out very cold....More

Thank Wrldleaisuretraveler
Susan N, Owner at Fresco Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 4 September 2018

We are sorry that you had a bad experience, especially since you were a regular. We value our many wonderful customers who we've gotten to know over the years. We do have a new chef, but we have had very positive feedback on their performance....More

Reviewed 10 August 2018 via mobile

Tried this Restaurant for the First Time ... Very Disappointed! Immediately after eating, we were asked to LEAVE by the espresso drinking Manager! He said, “A Party of 5 is waiting for this Table!” HOW RUDE! WILL NEVER GO BACK AGAIN! WILL TELL EVERYONE WE...More

Thank Jennifer P
Susan N, Owner at Fresco Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 4 September 2018

I am very sorry that you felt you were treated badly. On busy sumer nights we sometimes have to let tables know if there is another table waiting to be seated. We are a small restaurant and we have only a couple of tables that...More

Reviewed 6 August 2018

My husband, our son, and I were in town from Nebraska, visiting our nephew, who recommended this spot. I had the ravioli, while my husband had the lasagna with Italian sausage. As we normally do, we tasted each other's dishes. I loved the extra kick...More

Thank Tracy T
Reviewed 21 June 2018

This is a lovely little place, with a patio that overlooks Sourdough Creek (perfect for a summer evening). Our Putanesca Lavash appetizer was very good. The Neopolitan Ravioli left a good bit to be desired. The filling was superb. The pasta itself took "al dente"...More

Thank hmdpa
Reviewed 1 April 2018

We will have to visit this gem again. I would like to eat outside by the creek that flows right by.the building. The setting inside is very warm and relaxing. The food was delicious and our server was very friendly.

Thank montanan_traveler
Reviewed 4 March 2018

I love the food here. The sandwich with chicken, pesto and mozzarella is my favorite. My husband loves the cavatappi (probably not spelling that right...)

Thank Vava S
Susan N, Owner at Fresco Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 6 March 2018

So glad you like it. We look forward to seeing you again!

Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

My mom was visiting for the weekend and wanted Italian so we went to Fresco. It was an awesome dining experience. We sat at the wine bar and Julia took really good care of us. We had the mussels special for an appetizer, a delicious...More

Thank Demi S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 317 E Mendenhall St, Bozeman, MT 59715-3683
  • Location: United States  >  Montana (MT)  >  Bozeman
  • Phone Number: +1 406-586-6826
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Best restaraunt in Bozeman. Everything on the menu is fantastic.
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