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Hoot Owl Cafe


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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

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Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
American, Cafe, Diner
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
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All reviews biscuits and gravy omelet potatoes sandwich great breakfast kind of place home cooking food was amazing huge portions cream cheese breakfast and lunch the corned beef hash great friendly service no frills soup kitchen locals favorite parking lot was full
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped in because of all the card in the parking lot. Great sandwiches and soup, with great prices.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank northforknellie
Reviewed December 21, 2018 via mobile

Right from the moment we walked in, it felt like we were in a locals favorite! And we were!! My husband ordered the corn beef hash and it was delicious! I had a chicken Philly cheesesteak sandwich and it was delicious with spicy jalapeños on...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank 205AmandaK
Reviewed December 9, 2018

We had breakfast at the Hoot Owl Cafe on 12/7/18. We have been here once before. Love the nostalgic atmosphere. The food and service was great! Portions were large. It's fun to eat here! I highly recommend this restaurant.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank concertina61
Reviewed December 1, 2018 via mobile

My family ate here twice while visiting in Sandpoint. It has a rustic atmosphere with a friendly staff. The food is delicious and with huge portions. It would be very easy to share their meals between a couple. The side of biscuit and gravy takes...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank Lakeranger
Reviewed November 6, 2018 via mobile

The "best breakfast" rating this cafe received is certainly well deserved! The omelets are huge and contain generous amounts of fillings. Service is fast, friendly and efficient. If you're really hungry ask for an extra piece of toast... no charge!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank pddger888
Reviewed October 21, 2018

Was in town for some entertainment and a nights lodging needed a good place to fill up for breakfast. Was not let down still the best price to portion breakfast in Ponderay!!

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Gregor P
Reviewed October 11, 2018

We stopped into the Hoot Owl for breakfast as it had a good rating by other Tripadvisor followers. Service was good, but the flies and the fly strips in the corners were not appealing while trying to eat breakfast. The food was good. The pancakes...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Arizona77
Reviewed October 6, 2018

This is the top breakfast or lunch place in the area. It's won regular awards in the region. Its lack of fancy building or decor is fine with me, and it is fun to read all the sayings they have on the walls. Fresh ingredients...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank E3620LWloris
Reviewed September 26, 2018 via mobile

We have gone to the Hoot Owl for our annual back to school breakfast for 9 years now and it is always a happy belly filling experience. We Ordered an omelette, biscuits and gravy, and chicken fried steak breakfast.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Shannon W
Reviewed September 21, 2018 via mobile

Great food, service very good and was super clean and most importantly generous servings!!! I would recommend to anyone that is in the area.

Date of visit: September 2018
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