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The Fainting Goat

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Fri, 7/19
8:00 PM

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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2018 Winner

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The Fainting Goat A Wine Bar & Eatery sits in the heart of beautiful Historic Wallace, Idaho. The whole interior of the space is crafted with industrial salvage, reused and repurposed materials. All tables are made by hand with reclaimed wood and the space boasts the original hand painted vault door from 1895 and doors that are over 200 years old imported from India. The food is casual fine dining with regional wines for glass pours and 32 bottle Enomatics, featuring all international red and white wines along with craft beers, microbrews and hard ciders.
$9 - $23
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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
American, Wine Bar
Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Table Service, Wheelchair Accessible
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Stopped in at The Fainting Goat for dinner and to check out their "Enomatics" wine dispensers. The food was fantastic! The service was great - friendly staff, even when the place is hopping! Randy is quite knowledgeable about all the wines he purchases for the...More

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank DayTrip284919
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Wow! Our food was amazing! The chef if so nice and has an impressive menu. Definitely try it out if in Wallace!!

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank ccbDallas
Reviewed May 25, 2019 via mobile

We stopped in for a beer and dinner. The bruschetta and street tacos were fabulous and the service was top-notch! Would definitely recommend The Fainting Goat!

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank johnsonfuntrain
Reviewed September 4, 2018

This was the last, and by far the best, restaurant we ate at during our 3 day stay in Wallace. The food was superb and the wine machines added a fun tasting experience. We got to chat with the owner and learn about his experience...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank smithel10
Reviewed September 4, 2018 via mobile

During the summer months, this is the about the fanciest place in the valley. This is the Wine experience in Wallace Idaho.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Tadthegrizzlyherder
Reviewed August 30, 2018

Fortunately for us, we just learned of this restaurant a hour from us in Wallace, ID, a former mining town in years past and now an eclectic mix of history, museums, pubs and restaurants, shops. They will close for the fall and winter and reopen...More

Date of visit: August 2018
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Reviewed August 27, 2018

Stopped here for a late lunch with visiting family after a hike. Good burgers and sandwiches. Nice selection of beer and wine. Very customer service oriented from the owner who came over to chat with us and friendly waitress. Will come here again if we’re...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Jozy10
Reviewed August 22, 2018

while vacationing we stopped and had dinner and sat outside in patio . there was a gentleman playing ans singing which was very soothing and special. i ordered a top quality burger and boy it was cooked to perfection and yummy. My hubby had some...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank peterpanjaffray
Reviewed August 20, 2018

We stopped in the Fainting Goat while visiting Wallace. It is an upscale establishment with a large selection of wines and some great micro brews. The owner was very friendly and made us feel welcome. This was my wife's favorite place to sit and have...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank mark s
Reviewed August 19, 2018 via mobile

We stopped through Wallace as a break during our road trip to Montana & loved this bar as a break before running our kids off for awhile! With a vast alcohol menu, good outdoor seating & some food appetizers this was a great stop to...More

Date of visit: August 2018
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Patti B
January 21, 2018|
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Response from FullBoreBuck | Reviewed this property |
There is a garden area at the Goat where a leashed dog might be permitted to be. Indoors would not be appropriate.
September 16, 2015|
Response from Demogirl66 | Property representative |
We do slow down this time of year but there is no way of knowing how busy we will be...we do like reservations so we can have your table set and ready for you :-)
Lorraine G
August 9, 2015|
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Response from Eastwanative | Reviewed this property |
A very limited menu but fresh and tasty! Small portions.
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