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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We stumbled as this place while driving down main Street. Good comfort food and desserts. The onion rings were done right.

Date of visit: September 2022
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Reviewed 1 week ago

really good food and everything else and i think that this is the best for everything i love this place its the best place i've been to in a long time

Date of visit: August 2022
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Reviewed August 16, 2022

Stopped in for breakfast and was pleasantly surprised. The food was good and a lot of it. We ordered a version of eggs benedict may have been called farmers benedict. Had ham and eggs and potatoes with country gravy. More than enough for my wife...and I. Waitress was friendly and prompt.More

Date of visit: July 2022
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Reviewed July 29, 2022 via mobile

Worst experience ever, really made the folks of Lava look bad. Waiter-Logan was extremely rude and unprofessional! Would not recommend this place to my worst enemy.

Date of visit: July 2022
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Reviewed July 17, 2022

We ordered take out from restaurant to eat back at our B&B. Good food. They mixed up our order a little bit and we ended up paying for more than we wanted but the food was good. Make sure you check your order and receipt...before leaving.More

Date of visit: July 2022
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Reviewed June 23, 2022

Great customer service. They were closing when we stopped in for a late milk run. Logan was so wonderful to get us out the door with a tall glass of milk and a deliciously moist carrot cake that satisfied the need for my late night...snack attack. We are looking forward to coming back to this place and being able to try all of the wonderful food they have on their menu.More

Date of visit: June 2022
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Reviewed June 5, 2022

I’ve been eating here for the past few years about once a month. The newest menu is really sub par. The food quality is significantly worse than only a few months ago. Also, the beer choices have gotten bland and boring. Please bring back the...restaurant from last year. On a good note, the staff seems to have gotten friendlier and more helpful.More

Date of visit: June 2022
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Reviewed April 9, 2022

Fanominal breakfast and relaxed atmosphere. Compliments to chef and what he does to the potatoes in the skillets. Service was friendly!! Definitely my favorite place to stop when soaking in the hot springs.

Date of visit: April 2022
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Reviewed March 19, 2022

The employees told us it was a 30 minute wait and it was not. When we got in, there were no clean tables so they assigned us a dirty table, they didn’t clean it, and when we cleaned it for them, they accused us of...“speeding things up” we took their yelling and after a while just decided to leave. We didn’t even taste the food so I have to give this review.More

Date of visit: March 2022
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Reviewed January 23, 2022

Mid downtown. Sparse parking. Good and friendly staff. food is good and quick service. Great for Breakfast.

Date of visit: January 2022
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Reviewed December 18, 2021

After trying a couple other restaurants in Lava Hot Springs, we finally gave the 78 Main Street Eatery a chance, and we were very pleased with the results. The next time we go to Lava, 78 Main is the only restaurant we will eat at....The food is fresh, delicious, served piping hot, and the wait staff is friendly and attentive. The difference between 78 Main and the other establishments is so great that if 78 Main is closed, we will drive to Pocatello to get a meal rather than subject ourselves to the abuse that constitutes "eating out" at the other restaurants in Lava Hot SpringsMore

Date of visit: December 2021
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Reviewed December 12, 2021

Good breakfast & lunch option. Great carrot cake (and enough for three to split! Very nice staff. Would recommend highly.

Date of visit: November 2021
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Reviewed November 4, 2021 via mobile

Stopped for a late lunch so it wasn't very busy, only four or five other tables occupied. One of us had the soup and salad special and the other had the cheeseburger. The cheeseburger was pronounced the best he had in years. The soup was...homemade and delicious. The salad was fresh, crisp, and served with homemade dressing. And the service was excellent! Absolutely recommend this restaurant!!More

Date of visit: November 2021
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Reviewed October 23, 2021

Waited 10-15 min on a busy day, super friendly staff, fast service, good prices and selection on the food. Would come again!

Date of visit: October 2021
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Reviewed October 19, 2021 via mobile

We visited this establishment for a quick dinner and were pleasantly surprised. The ladies that greeted us were pleasant, friendly and attentive. Even though they (2 of them ) had a good rush of customers they handled it wonderfully! If they were out of menu...items…. They told us up front, the offerings on the menu were very good, large portions and of good quality. The chefs provided tasty entrees with quality preparation under busy situations! We were expecting a mediocre dining experience and these people really impressed us! Nothing too fancy but exceptionally prepared, served and just all around “Well done”. Especially for a Monday night in the end of October! Thanks we will be back.!More

Date of visit: October 2021
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Yes, 78 Main Street Eatery offers takeout services.

78 Main Street Eatery is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travelers:
  • Food: 3.5
  • Service: 3.5
  • Value: 4
  • Atmosphere: 4