Eat and Stay

Dining and Lodging Accommodations

Rest your head in a hotel, cabin, tent or camper.  Eat a sit-down, home style meal or order fast food. Whatever your flavor, Malta offers it all.

Where to Eat in Malta


Malta Dairy Queen

Located on east edge of Malta on Highway 2.  Hours are 10 AM to 10 PM, and may adjust seasonally.  Burgers, chicken, variety of fast foods, DQ treats are available.  Phone 406-654-1051


Great Northern Steakhouse and Lounge

Located downtown Malta, corner of highway 191 and 1st Street, within the Great Northern Hotel.  This full service restaurant and lounge offers many choices of sandwiches, salads, chicken, steaks and seafood specialties, and house made desserts; as well as a full service bar.  Open for breakfast, lunch or dinner and can accommodate larger parties in their Lodge room.   Phone 406-654-2100


Hitchin' Post Cafe

Located on the eastern edge of Malta on Highway 2.  They are open for breakfast and lunch.  Full menu with several home style specials, including omelettes, sandwiches, salads and dinners.  Phone 406-654-1882


Stretch's Pizza

Located at 140 S 1 East on east end of front street.  Stretch's is a traditional pizzeria and sandwich shop.  They specialize in pizza, sub sandwich bar, burgers, chicken, ice cream, with weekly specials that include tacos and pizza buffets.  They can accommodate larger parties in their back room. Phone 406-654-1229


Stockman's Steakhouse and Bar

Located on 1st Street East in downtown Malta.  Fine dining and great lunches in a real western atmosphere.  Burgers, steaks, salads, and chicken, as well as a full-service bar.  Phone 406-654-1919


Tin Cup Bar and Grill

Located south (take US 191) of Malta on Marian Hills Golf Course.  The facility over looks the greens and offers a wide variety of bar snacks and drinks.  Phone 406-654-5527


Lucky Bullet Sports Bar

Located on 1st Avenue east, downtown, the Lucky Bullet is Malta's only Sports Bar, with several big screen TVs, a full bar and variety of bar snacks available.  Phone 406-654-2998


Westside Restaurant

Located on west edge of Malta on Highway 2.   Full homestyle menu with soup and salad bar. Open for breakfast, lunch or dinner.  Can accommodate larger parties. Phone 406-654-1555


Westside Deli and Food Court

Located on Highway 2 within the Westside Convenience store, they offer ready made breakfast sandwiches, a fresh sub sandwich bar, a variety of ready made hot sandwiches, pizza to go, and salads. Phone 406-654-1355


Horizons Resources Convenience Store

Located at junction of Highways 2 and 191, just north of underpass. Convenience foods, chicken,  snacks.   Phone 406-654-1199


Albertson's Deli

Located within Albertson’s grocery store on Central Ave.   Chicken, hot and cold deli items, sandwiches and salads.


Mint Bar

Located on 1st street, downtown, the Mint Bar offers a full drink menu, within a fun and upbeat atmosphere.   Pool tables, darts and a casino are located inside. Phone 406-654-1621


Kid Curry Lounge

Located on highway 2 on the west edge of Malta next to the Westside Convenience store, the Kid Curry Lounge offers a full drink menu with a relaxed setting.  Phone 406-654-2144


Three Sisters Coffee and Ice Cream Shop

Located within Three Sisters gift shop, on First Street, is their coffee and ice cream bar.  Stop in for a refreshing scoop of ice cream, smoothie, or latte.  Phone 406-654-2529


Promise's Coffee and Cottage Shoppe

Located on the south edge of town on highway 191, Promise's Coffee shop offers a full line of coffee, tea and smoothies.  Stop in for a treat on your way out of town.  Phone 406-654-2380


Where to Stay in Malta


Great Northern Hotel

The Great Northern Hotel has a rich and interesting past.  Orignially erected in 1904, this great hotel has been witness to the Wild West, the devastating fire of 1971, and the turn of the century.  Nestled in the heart of Montana's Hi-Line, our hotel is the perfect choice for a weekend stay and is conveniently located off of US Hwy 2 for the weary traveler. Phone 406-654-2100


Royals Inn

A refreshing stay in charming Malta with excellent service and a central location - that's what you can expect at Royals Inn Motel. We have 16 clean and comfortable rooms with free WIFI service, which enables us to provide accommodation from single travelers up to families of 5. We welcome you for a one night sleep and also for longer periods of relaxing times while you explore what Malta and the Hi-Line region has to offer. Phone 406-654-1150


Sleeping Buffalo Hot Springs Resort, Cabins, RV and Camping

Located 15 minutes east of Malta, just off of Highway 2, the only Hot Springs along Montana’s northern tier, Sleeping Buffalo Hot Springs, has attracted bathers from North Dakota, Saskatchewan and all of Montana since the 1920’s.  The source of Sleeping Buffalo’s hot water is a 3,200 ft. deep well that produces more than 900 gallons per minute of 108 degree water. All pools are drained and cleaned nightly and refilled with Natural Hot Springs water daily.

Enjoy true tranquility as you spend the day relaxing in our main pool, hot tub, and sauna. They can easily accommodate your birthday party or special occasion in the poolside breezeway.

One and two bedroom cabins are available for rent, as well as RV spots with full hook-ups and tent sites.  All accommodations are within a few steps of the pools.  Pets allowed.

Phone 406-527-3320


Maltana Motel

All rooms have queen size beds, air conditioning, cable television, wireless internet, refrigerator, microwave, and coffee service. They have done extensive remodeling in the last few years. They are AAA approved and  located one block from a movie theater and downtown.  Phone 406-654-2610


Edgewater Inn and RV Park

The Edgewater Inn rooms have small refrigerators, microwaves, hairdryers and high speed Internet. There is also a private Health Club on site, which consists of an indoor pool, hot tub, sauna, free weights, and an exercise room providing treadmills, stair stepper, elliptical trainer and a bike. The lobby has beer, complimentary coffee and a gift store. A restaurant, lounge, and convenience store with fuel are located within walking distance.

Adjacent to the motel are tent sites and RV sites with or without utility hookups are available. Laundry facilities are available on site for your convenience. We have weekly rates for RVs and group rates for tenters. Phone 406-654-1302 or 1-800-821-7475


Camping Options

  • Trafton Park in Malta, MT - Fee Based Camping with RV Parking (no hookups)
  • Camp Creek Campground in Zortman, MT with RV Parking (no hookups)
  • Nelson Reservoir Campgrounds, 15 minutes east of Malta with RV Parking (no hookups)
  • Buffalo Campground, American Prairie Reserve - 50 Miles South of Malta with Fee Based Camping, RV Camping with Hookups, Tent Camping
  • Sleeping Buffalo Campground, Saco, MT - 15 minutes east of Malta, located within the Sleeping Buffalo Hot Springs Resort, with RV hookups and tent sites, as well as cabin rentals.