4904 Southgate Dr.
Billings, MT 59101
Phone: (406) 254-0013
Fax: (406) 254-9878
Located in close vicinity to numerous hotels at the city outskirts, Southern Empire Emporium is perfect for a quick bite before you head out of town. The restaurant opens early at 6:30a, and is a favored breakfast spot for early risers. The menu offers a choice of typical American favorites including grilled specialties, steaks and more. The lounge offers a full bar selection as well as cocktails. If you've got some time to kill, there's a selection of slot machines in-house as well as a gift shop carrying quirky souvenirs as well as purses, jewelry and more.
This family-owned Italian restaurant has been delighting foodies since 1987, and is a firm favorite with the locals. Bruno's specializes in traditional and home-style Italian cooking, with most of the recipes passed down in the family. The menu selection is varied and offers something for every taste. House specialties include Scallops Alfonso, Chicken Cacciatore and Veal Parmesan. Freshly sourced produce and made-from-scratch ingredients ensure a consistently high quality of cooking. The restaurant is done up in warm tones, with ornate sconces and lanterns, giving the dining room, an old-world feel. The beautifully-painted wall mural is the highlight of the decor. Check website for more information.
Asian Sea Grill & Sushi Bar delights with an extensive choice of Asian specialties as well as sushi creations, and is regarded as one of the best in town. The menu has varied Asian influences, from Chinese and Japanese to Thai and Korean. Menu specialties include Seafood Bird Nest, King Crab with Ginger Sauce and Salt & Pepper Prawns. The sushi roll selection offers traditional as well as inventive choices for every taste. There's a small selection of noodle-based creations as well. Don't forget the heavenly desserts on offer including Tiramisu, Banana Tempura and Mochi. The drinks list offers sake and Japanese as well as domestic beer. Check website for more.
This downtown eatery has been wowing diners since its opening in 1996. NaRa Restaurant is probably the best sushi restaurant in town. It is equally noteworthy for its Japanese and Korean fares. Savor their nigiri, sashimi and maki rolls that are beautifully presented and delightful to taste. Try their other dishes like bulgoki, teriyaki chicken, tonkatsu and gyoza as well.
Fancy Sushi Asian Fusion offers a lot of options for those who love Asian cuisine and sushi. Their menu features Thai, Japanese and Chinese food besides a wide array of sushi platters. Savor their dishes like mongolian chicken, kung pao chicken, Thai mango chicken and pad thai noodle. Their rolls are among the best in town. They also have options for vegetarians and vegans.
LemonGrass is a lovely Thai restaurant. Their popularity is purely on the merit of their satisfied customers' praises. Savor their dishes like penang curry, pad prea wan, mu tod, yellow curry and pad thai. You will love their flavorful food which is made with fresh ingredients. Don't forget to try their tea which their patrons rave about.
Set in a 1920s building, Juliano's Restaurant has an old-worldly charm to it. Their American menu is tempered with Asian and European twists which makes it exciting for diners. It also changes every month and only fresh ingredients are used. Reservations are highly recommended.
If it is a classy restaurant that you are looking for to enjoy a dinner, then look no further than Walkers Grill. Located in downtown Billings, this famed restaurant has been lauded by a number of guidebooks and food magazines for its eclectic wine collection and grilled food. Such is its popularity that it is a hot spot for celebs and well-known personalities like Bill Clinton, Mel Gibson and Joan Baez who dine here when in the city. Savor the delicacies like Rib Eye Steak or Pan-Seared Beef Tenderloin for main course complemented by a selection wine and end your meal with a Creamsicle Crème Brulee. Helped by a well-mannered staff and live jazz on Sundays, dining in the city of Billings cannot get any better than this. Call ahead for reservations and more information.
As the name suggests, this award-winning restaurant specializes in burgers and serves some of the best in town. Established in 2010, The Burger Dive delights, with varied menu offerings from the classic Cheeseburger and The Juicy Lucy Burger to specialty creations like The Thunderbolt and The "Spicy Tuna" Burger. Besides this, the menu also offers a choice of delectable hot dogs. Take your burger to the next level with the drool-worthy choice of toppings including fine cheeses and sauces. Pair it up with a milk shake or a root beer float to complete your meal. The restaurant interiors are a delightful affair, modeled on classic diners, complete with checkerboard flooring and neon-lit signs. Check website for more.
Lilac has won over foodies in Billings, thanks to its made-from-scratch ethic and contemporary approach to American cuisine. The restaurant has a strong local sensibility and strives to source as much ingredients locally as possible. Begin your meal with a choice of small plates offering delights like Squid Salad, Roasted Bone Marrow and Pumpkin Tortellini. The selection of mains includes Walnut Crusted Lamb, Braised Short Rib and Smoked Boar Stroganoff. The dessert selection is restrained, but not to be missed with creations like Sticky Toffee Pudding and Apple Miso Cake. The restaurant interiors are polished, with flowing white walls and artwork punctuating them. The deep wooden furnishings offer a perfect contrast, while the sleek lighting choices blend in perfectly. Check website for reservations and more.
With a refined Mediterranean menu and service to match, it's easy to see why Bistro Enzo has such a following in the city. Established in 1998, the restaurant has consistently impressed diners with its menu of varied cuisine influences including French, Asian and Italian, and high standards of cooking. Menu highlights include Moroccan Couscous, Grilled Duck Breast as well as a seafood creations made using the day's fresh catch. The desserts, with choices like Warm Chocolate 'Popover' and Italian Ricotta Cheesecake are not to be missed. Designed like a private villa, the restaurant interiors are a delight, and perfect for dinners on special occasions. Check website for reservations and more.
Blue's BBQ has been wowing locals since its opening. And its just word-of-mouth that has got accolades to this BBQ joint. Simple to look at, their food is so delicious that people travel a distance to savor their succulent meats. Their prices are also cheap. Don't miss this spot if you love smoked meat.