Vegetarian Journal's Guide to Natural Foods Restaurants in the U.S. and Canada
§ Reviewer's choice
908 W. Main St., Bozeman, MT 59715
44 E. Main St., Bozeman, MT 59715
Natural foods store/deli. The Community Food Co-op is a natural foods store and deli. They feature organic and local foods and promote sustainable practices. They offer extensive vegetarian and vegan items. Indoor and outdoor seating is available at both locations. The store on West Main offers an incredible view of the Bridger Mountains in a park-like setting. Open daily for lunch and dinner. Deli-style, vegan options, take-out, fresh juices, smoothies, VISA/MC/AMEX, $-$$.
163 S. 2nd St., Hamilton, MT 59840
Eclectic. The Spice of Life offers a variety of sandwiches, entrées, pasta, soups, salads, appetizers, and desserts. Try the Thai Curry Noodles with Vegetables and Tofu. Live music is featured Wednesday evenings. To find this funky café, look for the big blue awning and giant neon chili pepper sign on top. The Spice of Life is closed between lunch and dinner, so please call ahead for hours. Open Monday for lunch. Open Tuesday through Friday for lunch and dinner. Open Saturday for dinner. Closed Sunday. Full service, vegan options, take-out, non-alcoholic beer, beer/wine, VISA/MC/AMEX, $-$$.
1096 Helena Ave, Helena, MT 59601
Natural foods deli. This natural foods deli offers sandwiches, soups, salads, and a hot food bar. Options at the hot food bar have included fajitas, enchiladas, sweet and sour tofu, and pad Thai. Open daily for three meals. Limited service, vegan options, VISA/MC, $-$$.
120 Main St., Kalispell, MT 59901
Vegan/natural foods/café. A Fresh Start is an all-vegan natural foods café in Montana! Featuring a salad bar, the café also serves sandwiches, soups, veggie burgers, and wraps. They use organic and local ingredients as often as possible. Check out their daily specials! A Fresh Start hosts wellness education and cooking classes too. Open Monday through Saturday for lunch. Closed Sunday. Limited service, take-out, catering, fresh juices, smoothies, VISA/MC/AMEX/DISC, $.
2395 US Highway 93 N., Kalispell, MT 59901
Natural foods store/deli. Natural Grocers is a well-stocked, clean, and friendly market with a deli offering freshly-prepared meals to-go. They have a fresh produce section, bakery, a wide variety of nuts and bulk foods, weekly deals and bargains, vegan protein supplements, and specialty items as well as staples. Open daily. Counter service, vegan options, take-out, VISA/MC, $-$$.
2100 Stephens Ave., Missoula, MT 59801
Chinese. This restaurant uses no MSG in food preparation. Vegetarian options include vegetable sautées, soups, vegetable and noodle dishes, Vegetarian Foo Young, and Vegetable Fried Rice. Open Tuesday through Sunday for lunch and dinner. Closed Monday. Full service, take-out, catering, beer/wine, VISA/MC/AMEX, $$.
2685 1/2 Palmer St., Missoula, MT 59808
Asian Fusion. Kadena's offers Asian-styled cuisine but also Mediterranean and Italian dishes. They have a separate meatless menu with selections such as Thai Curry, Street Vendor's Noodles, Angel Hair Primavera, and Sesame Tofu Tango with Linguini. Outdoor seating is available. Kadena's is located in the Palmer Professional Park. Open Monday through Saturday for lunch and dinner. Closed Sunday. Full service, vegan options, take-out, delivery, catering, espresso/cappuccino, beer/wine, VISA/MC/AMEX/DISC, $-$$.