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Chuckwagon Cafe

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211 East Main Street, Lava Hot Springs, ID 83246
+1 208-776-5141
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good42%
  • Average14%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible7%
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“breakfast” (84 reviews)
“scones” (31 reviews)
“honey butter” (4 reviews)
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6:30 AM - 11:30 PMAll hours
211 East Main Street, Lava Hot Springs, ID 83246
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Reviewed 1 week ago

First let me say that this place was packed, with a line out the door. We arrived on a Sat. evening and were seated before the mad dinner rush. Our waitress promptly took our order, brought our drinks and thus begun the 1 1/2 hour...More

Thank Carla H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Recently ate here twice. The food was very good both times. They offer gluten free options and even have gluten fee buns for their burgers. The first night we ate here my husband ordered the cowboy burger. It was huge and very delicious. It was...More

Thank lgroves002
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Large menu with lots of choices. The best part of the restaurant was the nice and funny waitstaff. Fantastic customer service! It’s open late, so a good option for those who like late dinners. The down side was it could use a good cleaning. The...More

Thank Trimanda
Reviewed October 13, 2017 via mobile

Service was good. Couldn't be happier with the food! Scones were amazing ad well as the raspberry jam that went alone with it!

Thank Amber B
Reviewed October 4, 2017 via mobile

My husband and I were in Lava for a nice relaxing weekend. We were excited to try this restaurant, as it was right by the house we were staying in. We went in sat for 25 minutes and were never acknowledged. Got up and left....More

Thank Sherri J
Reviewed October 4, 2017 via mobile

Yummy homemade bread with homemade raspberry jam. Loved the jam so much I bought the last three jars. Husband loved the black bean burger topped with chutney, pineapple, tomato, avocado and onion. He raved about it. Homemade noodles in my homemade chicken noodle soup. A...More

Thank Crt1943
Reviewed October 3, 2017 via mobile

Best dam flap jacks I ever had. Service was fast and friendly. Biscuits and gravy was incredible. I'll be back.

Thank Dallas K
Reviewed October 2, 2017

The service is so terrible. I had to go up to the waitress and ask for a refill. The food took an hour to get to our table. This is the worst service I have ever had!

Thank Crystal W
Reviewed September 29, 2017

We stopped in the ChuckWagon for breakfast on a Fall Saturday and it was just what we were looking for! Coffee was great (they use real half and half) and the food was delicious. I have a Denver omelet with toast and hash browns and...More

Thank Sue R
Reviewed September 21, 2017 via mobile

After a beer next door we walked into this place for dinner. Food and service was excellent. Beer selection was limited.

Thank taarhaug
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Caren S
January 18, 2017|
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Response from BeckyLL_13 | Reviewed this property |
Yes some. They do have a salad bar!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Families with children, Large groups
Open Hours
6:30 AM - 11:30 PM
6:30 AM - 11:30 PM
6:30 AM - 11:30 PM
6:30 AM - 11:30 PM
6:30 AM - 11:30 PM
6:30 AM - 11:30 PM
6:30 AM - 11:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 211 East Main Street, Lava Hot Springs, ID 83246
  • Location: United States  >  Idaho (ID)  >  Lava Hot Springs
  • Phone Number: +1 208-776-5141
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