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Lisa's Pasty Pantry

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2004 W Sussex Ave, Missoula, MT 59801-6532
+1 406-543-0839
Sunday
Closed
Hours:
Mon - Fri 11:00 - 19:00
Sat 11:00 - 15:00
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Missoula, Montana
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970 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 150 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A Pasty is Cornish in origin and were traditionally carried into the Butte mines and Anaconda Smelter in their lunch pails - often called " a letter from home." They are meat combinations wrapped in pie dough and served like Lisa does with gravy, ketchup or not. A real treat!

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Thank elaine s
Gillette
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

As someone raised in Butte, I must say that Lisa's pasty's are better than any commercially available pasties in Butte, Anaconda, or Billings. Large enough to feed two people, filled with quality beef, not ground meat, and perfectly cut potato cubes.

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Kansas City, Kansas
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2016 via mobile

Terrific portions. Good prices. Beef pasty with brown gravy was very good. Expected more seasoning and vegetables. Kind of plain meat and potato. Service was great. Many people take out. You do not go away hungry. Not fancy dining. Casual residential setting. Give it a try

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Thank grizfansinKC
Litchfield Park, Arizona
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34 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 August 2016

We found this place about 2 years ago. Everything is super yummy. The crust on the pasties is flaky and delicious. The turnovers are excellent as well. The large pasty can be shared or enough for one hungry person. The small ones are great to freeze and eat for later. If you are debating whether or not you should get... More 

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Thank Kandi1014
Lolo, MT
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37 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 August 2016 via mobile

We love Lisa's pasties!!! Best deal in town! A huge pasty (that honestly could serve two) with gravy, a side of coleslaw and a dessert pasty (turnover) all for $9.75... So good!!!!

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Thank MariahandBrandon
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

I love their Reuben. I've read and heard that other establishments have the "best Reuben in town" (one even claims it right on the menu). Not true! Lisa's is the best, and I have eaten a Reuben at just about every establishment in Missoula that has one in the menu. Actually, I've had everything on Lisa's menu an it's all... More 

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Missoula, Montana
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 May 2016 via mobile

Lisa's is a fun spot to stop by and enjoy a Letter from Home - what the miners called the Cornish/Irish baked pasties tucked inside the tin lunch boxes. And, Lisa does the tradition proud.

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Thank elaine s
missoula
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39 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 May 2016

Very simple, warm, friendly small restaurant-nothing fancy----that serves Irish food-pastys especially- that has been so well known in Montana for years. And it is the bet place for the old-fashioned "pork Chop John" sandwich which originate in Butte, also. Not a large place by any means, but they do have great take out, which is a huge part of their... More 

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Missoula, Montana
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 March 2016

This is the place to go for a genuine pasty. Eat in or take out. You can get a whole meal for $10.00 that includes a pastry for desert. Love it. The service is great also!

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Missoula, Montana
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970 reviews
693 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 150 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 July 2015

Lisa's pasties are so good - traditionally the pasties were called "A Letter from Home" by the miners carrying them in their lunch pails. Lisa also offers soup,sandwiches and specials as well.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Irish
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 - 19:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 19:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 19:00
Thursday
11:00 - 19:00
Friday
11:00 - 19:00
Saturday
11:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2004 W Sussex Ave, Missoula, MT 59801-6532
  • Location: United States  >  Montana (MT)  >  Missoula
  • Phone Number: +1 406-543-0839

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?