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Herbal Essence Cafe

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115 N Washington St, Spokane, WA 99201-0657
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Closed now
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Mon - Fri 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Mon - Sat 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Eastern Washington
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61 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had a get-together with a girlfriend and this was convenient to our other errands; had a nice lunch. Good waitstaff, pleasant atmosphere, food was good without being too-pretentious. We were surprised at two things: kind of lame coffee offerings, and that dessert was not suggested. Maybe they did not serve dessert, or maybe they were trying to get us to... More 

Thank Rezgirl
Keller, Texas
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48 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2016

I recently stayed in downtown Spokane with friends and we went to eat our first night at Herbal Essence Cafe based on a recommendation. We were not steered wrong. The restaurant is charming and was only a couple blocks from our hotel. I had a wonderful steak special that was served with a beautiful mushroom sauce. The steak was well... More 

Thank Lesleybh
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15 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2016 via mobile

My wife and I have been driving cross country and stopped in Spokane for a couple of days. Walking around we noticed this small shop which we thought was a bath products store based on its name. Looking through the window we saw it is a small cafe and decided to have dinner there tonight. We ordered cranberry stuffed baked... More 

Thank John B
Spokane, Washington
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2016

Wonderful food and atmosphere, but the prices are not exorbitant! Not open most Sunday's and reservations are recommended.

Thank Vicall82
Spokane Valley, Washington
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2016

I ate there for Spokane Restaurant Week, and my meal was perfect. My salmon cakes(2) as an appetizer, followed by the house salad, and my main course, the Pork Loin stuffed with dates and bacon were good to eat and perfectly presented. I had a reservation for 6:30 and there was only one other table occupied when I arrived. I... More 

Thank 794rosemary
Spokane, Washington
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81 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2016

Herbal is always a great go to place for a business lunch, but I often forget about having dinner there. The offerings on the 2016 RW menu were all so darn good, and such a value for $29. Portions are big, I made two meals out of it. Don't miss this as a for sure spot to visit!

Thank Janel Q
Spokane, Washington
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2016

Food is great, service fantastic and Chef/Owner Ryan makes you feel at home and well cared for. This is not a chain with frozen food sent in from elsewhere- home cooking at its best

Thank Ira A
Spokane, Washington
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216 reviews
156 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2016

In the heart of downtown Spokane one would expect busy, but it was quiet at 7:00 when I arrived with many available tables. So just walk in if you want a great meal. Their special was halibut baked with spinach, served with a nice rice and an assortment of garden veggies done just right. The small garden salad was large... More 

Thank Jeffery S
Spokane WA
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21 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2015

Herbal Essence is our "go to" restaurant for a nice time. The menu has a good variety of items that are reasonably priced for the quality of food the kitchen prepares. It is open for lunch and a great spot to take visitors or meet your family here. It is cozy and perfect for your special dinner out. The Spring... More 

Thank SpoRedPrincess
Spokane Valley, Washington
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170 reviews
112 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2015

First of all I dont like to trash restaurants having managed a number of them in the past so I'm not very hard to please. In the case of Herbal Essence the reviews looked promising. The decor is quaint and the service was very personal and efficient. The menu items at least on paper looked innovative. We selected the cranberry... More 

Thank bill C

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$30 - $30
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Open Hours
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 115 N Washington St, Spokane, WA 99201-0657
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Spokane
  • Phone Number: 509-838-4600

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?