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605 W Appleway Avenue, Coeur d'Alene, ID
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Coeur d'Alene, Idaho
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 May 2015

Had friends in town so we all decided to eat at japan house.terrible place.I didn't get what I ordered,he said they were out of it so he brought me something else to replace it without even asking me.I don't think anyone was satisfied with their food. How in the world do they stay in business?

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Coeur d'Alene, ID
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 August 2012

This restaurant has been somewhat of an enigma to those of us who live here. As you drive past, you see the tables set complete with white napkins setting on each table but the restaurant is never open. Various stories circulate about why it's there??

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Coeur d'Alene, Idaho
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 April 2012

We loved the food. Beautifully presented but expensive. Had to stop and get fast food on the way home because portions are SMALL! We wonder how they stay open - no one is there whenever we drive by.

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Thank luckydog2014
Coeur d'Alene, Idaho
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 February 2011

The sushi here is great. I grew up in this area and had moved away for some time to live in Texas and then San Francisco for school. My wife and I moved back to Coeur d'Alene thinking we would not find the good sushi we got spoiled on in San Fran. Here it is and it is because they... More 

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Thank JustinRader
N. Idaho
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 August 2009

I am a sushi lover. Japan house has the worst sushi I've ever encountered. The rice was dry & undercooked, the seaweed wrapped around the rolls was chewy, and it was $8 for an order of tempura greenbeans. Their idea of an "order" is TWO BEANS!!! I live around the corner and was soooo happy to have sushi coming in... More 

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Kansas City, Missouri
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 August 2009

The Japan House offered an inviting atmosphere, with a great sushi menu. We talked with the Sushi Chef and found the ingredients were imported directly from Japan through a Seattle distributor. We ate 4 rolls and shared a small bottle of Sake. I must mention, we also needed 2 glasses of water each, and 2 beers each to put out... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Japanese
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 605 W Appleway Avenue, Coeur d'Alene, ID
  • Location: United States  >  Idaho (ID)  >  Coeur d'Alene

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