THE MSU EXPONENT 2016 READERS’ CHOICE AWARDS

With the end of the semester quickly approaching, and winter break just around the corner, it is time to take a look at our favorite venues in Bozeman this year. The Exponent has asked you, our readers, for the best Bozeman has to offer; asking you to vote for your favorite restaurants and coffeeshops, the best place to ski, where to buy the newest books and everything in-between. After 420 votes, the results are in, and we present you with your choices for the best of Bozeman:

PIZZA

MacKenzie River Pizza

21.9 percent of the vote

Location:

232 E Main St.

Hours

Sunday – Thursday 11 a.m. – 9 p.m.

Friday – Saturday 11 a.m. – 10 p.m.

BREWERY

Bridger Brewing

60.5 percent

Location:

1609 S 11th Ave.

Hours:

Daily 11:30 a.m. – 9 p.m.

BAR

Rocking R Bar

21.1 percent

Location:

211 E Main St.

Hours:

Daily 11 a.m. – 2 a.m.

COFFEESHOP/TEAHOUSE

Townshend’s Tea

21.7 percent

Location:

402 E Main St.

Hours:

Daily 8 a.m. – 10 p.m.

MUSIC VENUE

The Faultline North

36.6 percent

Location:

346 Gallatin Park Dr.

Hours:

Vary by event

STUDY SPOT

MSU Library

47.3 percent

Location:

Campus between SUB and Reid Hall

Hours:

Sunday – Thursday 7 a.m. – 2 a.m.

Friday 7 a.m. – 10 p.m.

Saturday 10 a.m. -10 p.m.

BREAKFAST

NOVA Cafe

27.4 percent

Location:

312 E Main St.

Hours:

Daily  7 a.m. – 2 p.m.

DONUTS

Granny’s Donuts

96.2 percent

Location:

3 Tai Ln.

Hours:

Monday closed

Tuesday – Friday 7 a.m. – 2 p.m.

Saturday – Sunday 8 a.m. – 2 p.m.

LATE NIGHT DINING

Taco Montes

43.7 percent

Location:

815 W College St. A

Hours:

Monday – Saturday 11 a.m. – 7 p.m.

Friday – Saturday 10 p.m. – 3 a.m.

Sunday closed

BOOK STORE

Country Bookshelf

28.9 percent

Location:

28 W Main St.

Hours:

Monday – Friday 9 a.m. – 7 p.m.

Saturday 9 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Sunday 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.

GROCERY STORE

Town & Country Foods (11th)

39.9 percent

Location:

1611 S 11th Ave.

Hours:

Daily 7 a.m. – 10 p.m.

SEX SHOP

Erotique

89.7 percent

Location:

12 N Willson Ave.

Hours:

Monday – Saturday 9 a.m. – 1 a.m.

Sunday 11 a.m. – 12 a.m.

SKI MOUNTAIN

Bridger Bowl

67.9 percent

Location:

15795 Bridger Canyon Rd.

Hours:

Daily 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.

OUTDOOR SHOP

REI

46.3 percent

Location:

2220 Tschacha Ln.

Hours:

Monday – Saturday 9 a.m. – 8 p.m.

Sunday 9 a.m. – 6 p.m.

DAY HIKE (BESIDES THE M)

Lava Lake

20.5 percent

Location:

South on Highway 191, north of Big Sky

Best season:

May-Oct.

Illustration by Kalie Murphy
Illustration by Kalie Murphy
Illustration by Maggie Weedman
Illustration by Maggie Weedman