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The Junk Yard Bistro

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405 Main St, Salmon, ID 83467-4218
+1 208-756-2466
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good28%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“pasta” (21 reviews)
“burger” (29 reviews)
“sandwiches” (21 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
405 Main St, Salmon, ID 83467-4218
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Reviewed May 11, 2017 via mobile

I have only stopped in once but the food was great. Doesn't have a lot in way of seating that I noticed but still comfortable. Good coffee and a friendly staff.

1  Thank OrionB13
Reviewed April 24, 2017 via mobile

Wow. The food is real good here. Loads of complementary flavors, a variety of things to please any guest. Only thing I would ask to improve the place is if they served cocktails. Based on their foods I bet they would rock at handcrafted cocktails....More

1  Thank Stacey H
Reviewed April 16, 2017

Great food, small quaint setting, great atmosphere, great menu with great selections. Burgers looked great I chose the soup of the day and it was excellent!

1  Thank aamj4321
Reviewed March 30, 2017 via mobile

We had dinner as a family and the meal was very good. Soup was good and had real meat and vegetables, kids loved their sandwiches, Junkyard garlic burger had good flavor and all around good meal and service. Definitely a good option in Salmon!

1  Thank Max W
Reviewed March 19, 2017

My husband and I visited Salmon, ID recently for work (playing music at the Salmon River Inn). We came here for dinner upon the recommendation of the bartender at the SRI and we were glad we followed it! Situated in what used to be the...More

1  Thank K-Bot
Reviewed March 13, 2017

The salad bar is great, but everything is great is worth trying at this place. Off the beaten path, but you will be rewarded when you pull up to this place.

1  Thank terriwe
Reviewed March 4, 2017

We chose to go to the junk yard bistro strictly because it was ranked number one. It did not disappoint. The cream of asparagus soup was delicious. My husband had the garlic burger and potato salad and he was thrilled. Absolutely delicious. We will be...More

1  Thank Dawna P
Reviewed February 4, 2017

I love the junkyards food and friendly atmosphere. I enjoy most things they serve, there is still a few I have not tried. I love looking at the welding art on the walls from local welder that is in Montana now. Id recommend this place...More

Thank abbash0822
Reviewed January 22, 2017

We were just passing through this town and needed a bite to eat..... we found this place which had a patio out back that was dog friendly..... a must for us on hot road trip days. The waitress brought our dog a bowl of water...More

Thank WeAlwaysWAnder
Reviewed December 29, 2016

Our waitress Sarah was amazing. The food was great, and the prices were very fair. Big portions of food.

Thank johnwilly208
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 405 Main St, Salmon, ID 83467-4218
  • Location: United States  >  Idaho (ID)  >  Salmon
  • Phone Number: +1 208-756-2466
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