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Hay J's Bistro

21706 E Mission Ave, Liberty Lake, WA 99019-7502
+1 509-926-2310
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Ranked #1 of 24 restaurants in Liberty Lake
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $11 - $30
Cuisines: Hamburgers, Seafood, Steakhouse, Bar, Bistro, Pasta, Sandwiches
Good for: Romance, Doing business, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations
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Good for: Romance, Doing business, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations
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Post Falls, Idaho
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43 reviews 43 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014 NEW

Fine dining attached to a gas station? I'll pass, you say BUT THAT WOULD BE A MISTAKE. Once through the door, the ambiance will make you stay. The food is creative without trying too hard; modern taste meets country French. Good wine selection (they sell wine in store attached) and really tasty sandwiches. My son, 26, is a hamburger connoisseur... More

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4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014 NEW

great food and flavored water, you cant go wrong. i ate here for lunch and the price was reasonable and service was great cant wait to try dinner

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Coeur d'Alene, Idaho
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22 reviews 22 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

The outside of the restaurant is nondescript...but after reading the reviews, my boyfriend and I wanted to try this place out. SO glad we did! The food was AMAZING. We started with the Goat Cheese and Fig Crostini...FABULOUS. I had a caesar salad with blackened chicken, and it was great. The real star of the meal was my boyfriend's choice:... More

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25 reviews 25 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

This was a wonderful dining experience! The food was amazing! We had a party of five, and there was not one complaint. The atmosphere is nice, and the service was great. We will definitely go back.

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Albuquerque, New Mexico
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84 reviews 84 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014 via mobile

Great stop on the way from Missoula to Spokane this week. I really like the infused water--orange and cuke. The salmon was delicious and perfectly prepared. Very good service.

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Seattle, Washington
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13 reviews 13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

LiGood Food. Nice People. Place was packed. Great wine Cool ecelectic little place in Liberty Lake. But, the COFFEE WAS HORRIBLE. The whole meal was really fantastic except the coffee. I don't know why so many places get the coffee so wrong. It's the last thing you consume before walking out the door. The profitability is huge. And an investment... More

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Spokane, Washington
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97 reviews 97 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

We received a very generous gift certificate upon moving into the area from a friend. We were a little leery as the restaurant is located in the same parking lot as a gas station. DON’T LET THIS DETER YOU FROM GOING TO THIS RESTAURANT. The ambiance wasn’t bad, there is no real view, but the food is EXCELLENT. Go, eat,... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

We were introduced to Hay J's be a friend, and have been back several times introducing more of our friends to this great dining experience. What it lacks in scenic views are more than made up for in the consistent quality of the food, wonderful atmosphere, and the fantastic service. 5 stars across the board. Prices are absolutely fair. This... More

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Madison, Wisconsin
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25 reviews 25 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

We were passing through and were staying at the Best Western nearby. The restaurant was subdued from the outside, but exceptional ambiance inside. We did not have a reservation on a Thursday night and were seated immediately. The server was police and attentive. The food is inventive and delicious, albeit pricey. It is the type of restaurant to celebrate an... More

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Wetaskiwin, Canada
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29 reviews 29 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

My wife and I stopped in here for dinner and had to try the halibut because the reviews seemed too good to be true. They are not wrong, it is vey very good. We showed up at 5:30PM on a Saturday night with no reservation, as we were traveling, and they found us a nice table and sat us right... More

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