Montana Restaurant nominated as America's Best Restaurant

A Montana restaurant opening in 2023 has already earned a reputation as the best restaurant in the state, but Montana residents are the only ones who have taken notice. The restaurant was also nominated for Best New Restaurant in the country.

Keeping track of all the new restaurants opening in Montana can be stressful. With so many people moving to the state, it seems like there's a new restaurant every week. It's not often that a restaurant opening in Montana gets national attention, but a restaurant that recently opened in Bozeman is in the spotlight.


Montana Restaurant nominated for America's Best New Restaurant

Montana is quickly becoming a foodie's paradise, and Shan in Bozeman is the talk of the town. The Asian fusion restaurant opened in 2023 and has since become one of the city's top restaurants. The restaurant is the result of 20 years of culinary experience across Asia. Shan was recently named a finalist in the Best New Restaurant category by the James Beard Foundation.

Shan belongs to Jarrett Wrisley and Candice Lin. In 2021, the two closed their restaurant in Bangkok and swore off restaurants. After visiting Bozeman on a road trip, the couple fell in love with the area and decided to give the restaurant business another try.

The 2024 James Beard Restaurant and Chef Awards The ceremony will take place on Monday, June 10th at the Lyric Opera of Chicago. More information about the James Beard Foundation can be found here.

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