At The Last Chair Chef Good is Never the Enemy of the Best

It has been a a pleasure as well as an education to eat our way through Chef Good’s culinary evolution, as well as just hang out with him and his wonderful wife Alley over the years. It is quite clear to MagoGuide that Tim’s career is far from over and we want to be there for whatever new directions he decides to take. The rest of you need to get your butts over to The Last Chair and find out what all the fuss is about.

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Home Ranch Bottoms: Get Lost, Eat Q, Drink Beer, Repeat

Home Ranch Bottoms (HRB) is the product of fusing a dive bar with a barbecue shack, a KOA campground, and a western tchotchke shop. This isn’t foodie hype dude, it is the very rare exception to the rule that you can’t get world class q at an establishment that also serves beer, much less a full bar. This is destination dining in the North American Redoubt, so you obviously have to earn it big time. HRB is off the grid 40 miles up an intermittently paved dirt road just across the North Fork of the Flathead River from Glacier National Park.

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Quick Bites Northwest Montana – July 2015

Sometimes a restaurant we visit doesn’t quite merit a post of its own. There might be several reasons for this. Maybe there’s just not enough to say about the menu or perhaps we’ve not visited there often enough to have formed a solid option. On occasion it’s because we simply didn’t like the restaurant all that much. So here are some restaurants we’ve been to in the last year in Northwest Montana that didn’t merit a full Morgan-Hart-describe-every-dish review, but we thought that our adoring fans might be interested anyway. We hope that you enjoy these quick bites and the photos.

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