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Snaffle Bit Dinner House

830 S Canyon Blvd, John Day, OR 97845-1057
+1 541-575-2426
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good17%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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“steak” (33 reviews)
“salad” (16 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
$$ - $$$
830 S Canyon Blvd, John Day, OR 97845-1057
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Reviewed 26 June 2018

Steak was perfect...wonderful choices on potatoes..baked sweet potato was to die for. Salad so fresh and great choice of dressings...great service and fun atmosphere! Reservations a good idea!

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Carol M
Reviewed 21 March 2018 via mobile

Our meal was great, steaks cooked perfectly, big baked potato, simple salad, but the dinner rolls were hard as rocks. What really redeemed, it was the caramel apple pie, oh my goodness I would have loved to had three of them to take home. Service...More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank 188AndreaR188
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

My very favorite restaurant. Order anything off the menu and it’s to die for good! Reservations are a must as this is a small place yet very comfortable and the wait staff very friendly.

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank Scenic310299
Reviewed 28 January 2018

Have only eaten here once but the Rib Eye steaks we had were great. I think they're closed currently for winter but opening in February.

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank Steve F
Reviewed 26 October 2017

Excellent steaks (especially the tenderloin), salad and sides. Salad was served family style and yet to order. Steaks cooked perfectly over wide range of preferences. Service was prompt and just right. Prices are as cheap as anywhere in Oregon - and few places in the...More

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank ortsofsorts
Reviewed 29 August 2017

Staff was friendly & helpful, even at the busy eclipse viewing time. Food was great--I had a taco salad which was tasty & plentiful. Hubby had a baked potato with a creamy chicken topping which he said was one of the best things he'd ever...More

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank texafornian66
Reviewed 23 August 2017

A great place for steak. Large portion, reasonable prices, friendly staff, and delicious food. Make reservations.

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank krg999
Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

They don't usually serve breakfast, but thankfully, the Eclipse was in town!! The food was spectacular! Serving sizes were large enough for two people to share and the scrambled eggs...holy cow! Best ever! Biscuits were the fluffiest I've ever had and gravy was peppery and...More

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank mrsbabyboa
Reviewed 9 August 2017

I make sure that I take any visitors to the Snaffle Bit. The folks that run it are friendly and the food is fabulous...

Date of visit: March 2017
Thank 622theresay
Reviewed 25 July 2017

The people of John Day are the best in the world. Down to earth and friendly. The food and décor at this place like walking into a western town. Only the food was not from a chuck wagon. It was top notch. Tell them Donna...More

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank MolokaiSue
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5 June 2017|
Response from Teline48 | Reviewed this property |
I don't think so but I would check with the restaurant for sure.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 830 S Canyon Blvd, John Day, OR 97845-1057
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  John Day
  • Phone Number: +1 541-575-2426
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