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The Boathouse Restaurant

$$ - $$$
American, Bar, Pub
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3799 E Hayden Lake Rd, Hayden, ID 83835-8022
+1 208-772-5057
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Hayden Lake, Idaho
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12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016

A very pleasant place to sit on the lake and enjoy a cocktail. This is the only restaurant on Hayden Lake. The food is good but I would not call it fine dinning. Mostly flatbread pizzas hamburgers and salads.

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Thank Dan B
Coeur d'Alene, Idaho
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35 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 August 2016

Great location but they clearly have some sort of problem. After 30 minutes of not being served and some confusion over who was our server we left. Observing others having the same issue. Inexperienced help or simple mismanagement? Do not know but we shall not return. A real shame given its location.

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1 Thank LarryandMaureen
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74 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

A great little neighborhood bar and grill. Eat outside on the deck over the lake. The neighborhood here is Hayden Lake a many of the diners arrive by boat. Menu is ordinary pub food, burgers, fish and chips and great, huge salads. Good selection of beers on tap.

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1 Thank 600JohnD
Hayden Lake, Idaho
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34 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 July 2016

Relatively new management has made this place even better. They really try hard to please the customer and the food is consistently good. It is wonderful sitting outside on the deck overlooking Hayden Lake. If you in the area, it's worth the stop!

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1 Thank Steve H
Boise, Idaho
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131 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 July 2016 via mobile

Visiting friends and were starved - ordered to go and some at restaurant. Delicious food - ordered burgers: Eastwood, Donna T, boathouse, and clarkhouse. Would ordered them all again. Devoured it all before pictures!!!

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Thank T B
NH
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73 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 July 2016

Outside seating, on the water, Irish Death beer - what more do you want? Oh. Maybe more of a view of the water - move all the boats out of the way?

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Vernonia, Oregon, United States
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51 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 July 2016 via mobile

Perfectly rounded menu for a fun and delicious lunch on the water. Parking up front for boats, a great menu selection, and the location is great. Fried calamari and the fish tacos were so good, as was the huckleberry lemon drop. Great day on the water ended with a great lunch! Just wish we had a chance to go back... More 

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1 Thank Katy D
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152 reviews
93 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 July 2016

My husband and I went to visit some friends on Hayden Lake. We wanted to stop for lunch somewhere close. Spotted this on the map so we went to the Boathouse. Absolutely wonderful service and the food was really great. I had the caprese flatbread and my husband really enjoyed the fish tacos. Service was excellent! There is lots of... More 

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1 Thank Pamela F
Hayden, Idaho
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 June 2016

Boathouse menu is fairly limited with burgers, salads, flatbread pizza and a few others options. We ordered the chicken caesar , cobb salad and the garden of eatin chicken salad. The kids ordered mini corndogs, chicken fingers and a cheese burger. All of the salads came with a small 2 oz ramekin of salad dressing which was not enough for... More 

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Idaho
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111 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2016

This restaurant used to have a dinner menu with great food. Now that it is under new management, it's just another bar food place. Too bad; it is a nice venue.

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Thank karen M

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$4 - US$20
Cuisine
American, Bar, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
View, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3799 E Hayden Lake Rd, Hayden, ID 83835-8022
  • Location: United States  >  Idaho (ID)  >  Hayden
  • Phone Number: +1 208-772-5057

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?