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Scratch Restaurant & Lounge

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501 Sherman Ave, Coeur d'Alene, ID 99201
(208)930-4762
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11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Good for:
Romance

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Visitor rating
  • 52
    Excellent
  • 43
    Very good
  • 19
    Average
  • 8
    Poor
  • 3
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Good food, good location

We were looking for something better than chain restaurant but not too pricey and this place fit the bill nicely. We were there for supper and the entrees were reasonably priced. I had a seafood pasta (don't remember the menu item name) in a white sauce. The herbs were fresh and the flavour... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 2, 2015
Caroline N
Good for:
  • Romance
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Dinner
  • Reservations
  • Late Night
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125 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Coeur d'Alene, Idaho
Senior Contributor
39 reviews 39 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2015

Very elegant and delicious food. A nice find in a quaint little town. Service was wonderful. Prices reasonable.

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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2015

We were looking for something better than chain restaurant but not too pricey and this place fit the bill nicely. We were there for supper and the entrees were reasonably priced. I had a seafood pasta (don't remember the menu item name) in a white sauce. The herbs were fresh and the flavour balanced. The service was good especially considering... More 

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Calgary
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2015

Great service … great food!!! Enjoyed the creative menu. My husband had a green apple and squash soup combination … Delish!!! Really enjoyed the ambience … the decor and the paintings were lovely … purchased one for my daughter for her birthday!!!

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Issaquah, Washington
Top Contributor
91 reviews 91 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2015

4 of us ate dinner here. All of us had different dishes and all were pleased with what we had. The menu provided interesting options. The waitperson was friendly and helpful. All in all, we were pleased with our dining experience.

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Eugene, Oregon
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84 reviews 84 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
93 helpful votes 93 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2015

Our entire family of four had different dishes and every one had an excellent meal. This is one of the most enjoyable meals in the Spokane/Coeur d' Alene area we have had. They also have gluten free choices because the owner's mother is allergic to gluten. My daughter is allergic to gluten, so this is a concern for us. I... More 

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9 reviews 9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2014

I always enjoy my meals at Scratch. It is a top notch restaurant with an interesting menu and the food is always very good. The staff is most accommodating and it is a pleasant atmosphere.

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Coeur d'Alene, Idaho
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39 reviews 39 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

This restaurant has everything going, I just wish the food wasn't so sweet. Not over the top sweet but most menu items land on the sweet side. Some people may like it but a nice complex balance would be much better. Still a nice place.

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Oliver, Canada
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236 reviews 236 reviews
154 restaurant reviews
103 helpful votes 103 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

We chose this place of a host of restaurants in Coeur d'Alene. We looked at the menu and thought it sounded OK. It is basic looking place. We shared an appetizer, a main course and a dessert. All were very good. The service was prompt and friendly. We were there on a Wednesday night and all wines were 50% off.... More 

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Clayton, California
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148 reviews 148 reviews
121 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014 via mobile

Yes happy hour prices are lower but the quality was much lower too. We had the house wine, which was decent but the coconut shrimp was greasy and limp with a sauce that came from a bottle. The Caesar salad was passable. I wouldn't go back here, but on a Monday night, we didn't have many other choices.....

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Castle Rock, Colorado
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34 reviews 34 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

We had breakfast here at the recommendation of the Flamingo Motel owner. It was a very good recommendation as the food was very good and the service was excellent.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 501 Sherman Ave, Coeur d'Alene, ID 99201
  • Location: United States  >  Idaho (ID)  >  Coeur d'Alene
  • Phone Number: (208)930-4762

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 0 - 25

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Romance
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm

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