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Hydra Steakhouse & Lounge

) #9 of 67 Restaurants in Sandpoint €€ - €€€ Seafood, Steakhouse,
115 Lake St, Sandpoint, ID 83864-1327
+1 208-263-7123
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good36%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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“steak” (60 reviews)
“prime rib” (21 reviews)
“mud pie” (5 reviews)
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Seafood, Steakhouse, Bar, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
115 Lake St, Sandpoint, ID 83864-1327
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Met a friend here for lunch last week and had a pleasant experience. I was going to go with the salad buffet as I had always been told that was awesome and opted for something else. The crab melt was okay but I think the...More

Thank Michelle A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The Hydra has been an institution in Sandpoint for years. The interior of the restaurant shows its age - it's very dated and looks like it needs a good dusting up in the beams. The tables are tucked in odd little corners and it's a...More

Thank AgadorSpartacus
Reviewed 21 June 2017 via mobile

My friend and his wife took us here our first night in Sandpoint. It was like going back in a time warp to the 1980s. We ordered the mushroom appetizer, which was pretty tasty actually. I ordered the New York steak medium rare, came medium...More

1  Thank Travelnica
Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

Very family friendly. Prime rib was excellent. Unique rooms within the restaurant. Something for everyone.

Thank ladyphoxx
Reviewed 14 June 2017

The service sets the tone. We were seated immediately and then had to wait forever to receive water. After we finally received the water, we had to wait forever for someone to take our order. We actually had to go find someone to take our...More

Thank karenbL1498DD
Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

Four of us for lunch. Excellent service. Food great. Dumb salad bar restrictions with appetizers though. Burger to die for. Always great experience.

Thank Walt E
Reviewed 28 May 2017

Called ahead to check on wait time. Were told no reservations necessary. We were seated immediately and then waited, and waited, and...after approx. 20 minutes we left. The smell of beef getting ready for the table was hard to walk away from.

Thank Betty W
Reviewed 13 May 2017

Had the prime rib, Cajun style seasoned. I worked for years out of Larose LA so trust me this isn't Cajun, but still pretty good. Came with French cut green beans that were good. Baked potato was a baked potato. Had the carrot cake for...More

Thank Adam G
Reviewed 9 May 2017

My beast friend and his wife have been coming here for years. Now every time we visit them, we always have a great dinner at the Hydra. I cannot help but order the NY steak every time I'm there. It is always a great meal!...More

Thank David K
Reviewed 21 April 2017

Hydra has the ambiance of a 1970's Berkeley, California hippie joint (my generation). That being said, the food is usually very good. On the rare occasion, one might receive an improperly cooked and/or prepared dish, but for the most part the food is very good....More

Thank holyrude
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$20
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Private Dining
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
16:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 115 Lake St, Sandpoint, ID 83864-1327
  • Location: United States  >  Idaho (ID)  >  Sandpoint
  • Phone Number: +1 208-263-7123
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