We’re considering holding another dinner sometime in September. If you’d like to be placed on the priority list for a possible September dinner or would like to be placed on the waiting list (in case of any cancelations for April 21), please send an email to Glenn at glenn@missoulabutterflyhouse.org

Join us for Bug Appétit — a unique and adventurous dining journey into

(otherwise known as “the eating of insects as food”).

Friday, April 21st at Burns St. Bistro

1500 Burns St., Missoula, MT

6:00pm to 8:30pm

$50 per person

(beer and wine available for purchase)

Tickets must be purchased by April 14th .

Seating is limited for this unique dinner, so get your tickets now!


Your dinner for the evening includes the following three courses:

Mealworm Arancini — Fried risotto and mealworm balls with chili romesco sauce, greens,

toasted hazelnuts and shaved fennel in lemon vinaigrette.

Chaupaline Tacos — Homemade cricket flour tortillas with grilled grasshoppers, cotija cheese,

avocado, salsa fresca, cilantro and chopped onion. Served with jicama salad.

Dessert — Saltine Toffee Cricket Bark.

Not feeling that adventurous or have a shellfish allergy?

You can still join us for the evening by choosing the non-insect (and vegetarian) option.

  • NOTICES: IF YOU HAVE A SHELLFISH ALLERGY, you should not consume insects. Please choose the non-insect / vegetarian option.

*NEED MORE THAN 4 TICKETS? Our on-line system is limited to purchases of 4 tickets at one time. If you need more than 4 tickets, please purchase your first 4 and then repeat the ordering process to purchase the remaining tickets. Sorry for the inconvenience.


Questions? Give us a call at 406-317- 1211 or email us at info@missoulabutterflyhouse.org