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The Garnet Cafe

315 E Walnut Ave, Coeur d'Alene, ID 83814-3332
+1 208-667-2729
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good20%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (13 reviews)
“lemon curd” (20 reviews)
“duck sausage” (10 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
315 E Walnut Ave, Coeur d'Alene, ID 83814-3332
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Just had the corned beef hash, eggs and made in house biscuit. Wonderful. If you are looking for a place to eat breakfast. Check this place out.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had breakfast here and we can't stop talking about it. Please try the duck sausage and the preserves, they are worth the trip alone. Pork tenderloin with pecan, onion, apple and maple syrup was the best breakfast l have ever put in my mouth....More

Thank FrankieH6
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were passing through and looking for a local place to eat on a Sunday morning. The Garnet Café was a find! Very busy, short wait -- and I loved the "add your own name to the wait list" format. The menu was so interesting...More

Thank Patti C
Reviewed 18 April 2017

great place for Breakfast, if you want something different for a change, charming athmosphere, friendly waitstaff.

Thank Brigitte L
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

Wonderful breakfast! I had ham & eggs & my husband had corned beef hash. Both were fabulous. The sourdough toast was huge with probably homemade jam. It was crowed and we had to wait at least 15 minutes but it was worth it! The server...More

Thank Precious50Spokane_WA
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

Don't let the nondescript exterior fool you. The Garnet Cafe serves up some of the best breakfast selections in Coeur d'Alene, ID. Personable waitstaff serve up creative, extensive menu selections of excellent quality. Try the Coeur d'Alene omelette, chock full of house-smoked trout, cream cheese...More

Thank Linda D
Reviewed 11 April 2017

this small cafe has the best food. have been there for both lunch and brunch, and they have unusual items like duck sausage. their flavors are so good, offerings unique yet down home cooking.

Thank twofishys
Reviewed 14 March 2017

this is a very small restaurant. Cozy but excellent food everything is fresh and delicious. Homemade lemon curd is to die for.

Thank nanette5957
Reviewed 25 February 2017

This restaurant is in a jenky, mildly run-down old house, for some reason, but the food is worth trying. My husband ordered duck confit (their breakfast menu has some unorthodox items on it) and I went with the corned beef hash (which the waitress said...More

Thank DDawnC
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

Food was excellent as well as the service! This is a nice cozy place for breakfast or brunch. Amazing omelettes, crispy bacon and delicious fresh jelly for toast, also, great coffee! Can't ask for a better local breakfast spot.

Thank Shy P
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
07:00 - 14:00
07:00 - 14:00
07:00 - 14:00
07:00 - 14:00
07:00 - 14:00
07:00 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 315 E Walnut Ave, Coeur d'Alene, ID 83814-3332
  • Location: United States  >  Idaho (ID)  >  Coeur d'Alene
  • Phone Number: +1 208-667-2729
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The Garnet partners with McLane Farms to offer a farm-to-table experience.
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