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Hydra

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115 Lake St, Sandpoint, ID 83864
208 263 7123
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11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Mon 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tue - Thu 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations

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  • 47
    Excellent
  • 42
    Very good
  • 11
    Average
  • 7
    Poor
  • 7
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Good food.

Good food. Service depends on the which waitstaff you get. Most servers did a great job. One server, who sometimes acts as the hostess, couldn't get the drink orders straight and got snippy when questioned. Salad bar was great.

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 26, 2015
Ron47e
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Magnolia, Texas
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Denver, Colorado
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32 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2015 NEW

We came in very late literally as they were closing however the staff welcomed us & didn't make us feel like we were inconveniencing them at all. Our waitress was super friendly & knowledgeable about the restaurant & town & answered out million questions & more. The food was amazing - the bread was warm, salads fresh (she made them... More 

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Magnolia, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2015 NEW

Good food. Service depends on the which waitstaff you get. Most servers did a great job. One server, who sometimes acts as the hostess, couldn't get the drink orders straight and got snippy when questioned. Salad bar was great.

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San Jose, California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2015 NEW

We were seated promptly our server was Leandra. She was very attentive and made sure our meals were to our satisfaction. We sat on the back patio which was very nice. Nicely decorated with lots of umbrellas to shield us from the sun. The specials of the day were wild Alaskan salmon and veggies, 24 hour rubbed tri tip and... More 

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San Clemente, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2015

Location conveniently located near downtown. In an older quaint building providing intimate dining for its guests. Brought to Sandpoint by relatives (we were visiting from So. Cal.) and glad we did. The service was excellent. It appeared very clean although an older building. The food was prepared as ordered. Portions were reasonable. There is a full salad bar which we... More 

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Salem, Oregon
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2015

We were visiting Sandpoint this last week and ate at the Hydra on August 7th. The food was great and the service was spot on. We enjoyed the Rib Special, Prime Rib, Chicken Oscar and Cod dinners everything was prepared perfectly and the Salad Bar was a great addition as well.

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Spokane, Washington
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2015

Second time I've been here in 5 years...........great food, wonderful motif, friendly waitstaff.......bring your wallet LOL!!

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Madison, Wisconsin
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015

After a long wet bicycle ride, a good piece of red meat and a cool beverage was in order! We enjoyed the salad bar and the prime rib was very tasty. Enjoyable atmosphere.

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Bashaw, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015

The B&B we stayed at sent us here, and it was late and made a wonderful and delicious meal experience.

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Spokane, WA USA
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015

This is a wonderful steak house. It's looks are deceiving. The carpets are worn and the place is a maze of stairs and corridors, but the food was amazing. I had the prime rib and it melted in my mouth. My husband had steak. Both entrees came with loads of vegetables and the meat was cooked exactly as we ordered... More 

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Tacoma, Washington
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2015

We are here every year and every year it is wonderful. Their beef comes from Wood's Meats which is local. We always eat in the bar to avoid small children haha. Prime rib, chicken oscar, and the baseball sirloin were all perfectly cooked at medium rare. Green beans were yummy too. Hot tip : one of us ordered fries and... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 115 Lake St, Sandpoint, ID 83864
  • Location: United States  >  Idaho (ID)  >  Sandpoint
  • Phone Number: 208 263 7123

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 15 - 20
  • Cuisine: Steakhouse
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
4:00 pm - 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 - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm

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