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Sandpiper Restaurant

750 Lindsay Blvd, Idaho Falls, ID 83402-1822
208-524-3344
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Ranked #7 of 178 restaurants in Idaho Falls
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: American, Eclectic
Good for: Romance, Doing business, Local cuisine, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
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Good for: Romance, Doing business, Local cuisine, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
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English first
Chesterfield, Virginia
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48 reviews 48 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014 NEW

It was our final day of vacation and we had left Yellowstone NP and needed a nice dinner to avoid having to eat at the casino close to where we were staying that night. Thank goodness for Trip Advisor and for restaurants that take their ratings seriously and advertise them on billboards on the interstate. It was a beautiful evening... More

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Singapore, Singapore
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75 reviews 75 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014 NEW

We enjoyed a nice dinner at Sandpiper. The staff was very professional, and welcomed us to the restaurant. We spent about one hour at dinner, and everyone was pleased with their food. The portions were quite nice, except for the Sturgeon, which was quite small. The bill for 10 people was $300 without alcohol, which I thought was a bit... More

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Laramie, WY
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014 NEW

Best prime rib I've had for a long time! Great service. A little pricy, but not bad considering the menu of mostly steaks, etc.

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Philadelphia
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30 reviews 30 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

It's not a world class gastronomic experience, but the Sandpiper offers a very pleasant meal with a good view at a reasonable price. The staff are super nice and accommodating. Unfortunately it's popular with business people who are trying to impress each other and anyone else who happens to be sitting nearby.

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Clovis, California
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72 reviews 72 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
71 helpful votes 71 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014

We were staying at the Hilton Garden Inn next door to the Sandpiper. One of the employees suggested this restaurant. Since this was in walking distance, we decided to give it a try! The outdoor eating area was packed so we decided to eat in the bar area. I had the salmon salad, which was very delicious with a blackberry... More

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Idaho Falls, Idaho
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62 reviews 62 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

This restaurant has great food, an excellent bar and great service.... and one of the best views of the Snake River in Idaho Falls. It's like an oasis. As the river flows by you have a front row seat to watch the geese, people strolling by, and occasional car, all while enjoying a beautiful and shady patio with your dinner... More

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Kearns, Utah
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17 reviews 17 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

the food and service were outstanding and to enchance it you sit at your table and over look the Snake River. Also haave outside patio if you would prefer that

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Fair Oaks, California
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32 reviews 32 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014 via mobile

We walked in very curious, but were greeted by friendly staffers who escorted us to the patio. Being just interest in drinks and a few hors d'vors during rush hour was okay with friendly staffers.

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Alhambra, California
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28 reviews 28 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014

All that we ordered was superb. I had a pasta primavera which was among the best I have ever had while my spouse had a salmon salad with spinach that was also excellent. We had started with escargot and were not disappointed though it supposedly had Pernod, but it was under cover as far as taste.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2014 via mobile

My fiancé ordered the piper house salad, which had light green lettuce more like iceberg than romaine and was topped with nasty looking little shrimp and a pile of salted peanuts. He also got the rainbow trout and garlic mashed potatoes. The potatoes did not taste like anything and the trout was very plain and overlooked. Our bill for 2... More

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