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“First time for lunch”

Cedars Floating Restaurant
Ranked #20 of 271 Restaurants in Coeur d'Alene
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: US$5 - US$20
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Good for: Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups, Romantic
Dining options: Breakfast, After-hours, Dinner, Reservations
Description: The Cedars Floating Restaurant is Idaho's premier floating restaurant, featuring the freshest fish available daily and Midwest and locally sourced Choice Beef. The Cedars, founded in 1965, floats at the confluence of Lake Coeur d'Alene and the Spokane River and is renown for providing quality food and service. Recently installed is an 18 foot salad bar, stocked with the freshest vegetables, fruits and variety of items to make a fabulous experience at the Salad Bar. Buoyed by 600,000 pounds of concrete encased styrofoam, The Cedars is the perfect setting to take in breathtaking views of Lake Coeur d'Alene and Northwest delicacies such as Cedar Plank Salmon and a Biergarten Filet. With one of the Northwest's finest wine selection and a full service bar, The Cedars is just waiting to quench your thirst as you pull your boat up to one of our spacious docks. The Cedars hosts holiday parties, meetings, and special events.
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Cedars had special lunch hours and menu for Valentines Day and we checked it out. We had the steak oscar and a 6oz sirloin. Both and the sides were excellent. The salad bar here continues to be among the best we've experienced in this area. Our server, Laura, we recognized from last month's visit was again superb. The view of the lake and ice floes moving along was great as well.

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Reviewed 13 February 2017

we had dinner at Cedars the other night and enjoyed the salad bar dinner and lake views. Nice place to dine a little out of the way which is part of the ambiance of the place

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Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

It's Cedars, so you know the view was wonderful. My husband ordered the surf and turf ($38?) and I ordered the seared ahi. My husband was a little underwhelmed with his portion size, but both the prime rib and crab leg were delicious. My ahi had 3 sauces (peanut, soy and cucumber wasabi), with Jasmine rice and asparagus. I found I really liked combining the soy and cucumber wasabi! I have a small appetite, so there were yummy leftovers for me! Service was great, and we were seated right away (with a reservation). Overall, our dinner was great.

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Reviewed 26 January 2017 via mobile

Working group dinner at Cedars. Parking is plentiful which is refreshing in Coeur d'Alene! Restaurant floats on dock so one woman in our party was a little unstable in her high heels. Deck chairs were definitely underwhelming for the price and perception of "fancy". Food was very good--no complaints at table of 12. Service was also good. Watched osprey out the window. Felt only slight dock movement with wind-generated waves on lake.

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Reviewed 25 January 2017

Just had dinner at The Cedars again, It has become a monthly date for us. It never gets old.....always exciting as we walk down the ramp. This time, however, my husband had their Cedar Plank Salmon Oscar........the perfect salmon topped with crab and Bearnaise sauce. Absolutely delicious! I had the filet mignon and added the crab & Bearnaise sauce. As always, it was absolute heaven. The wonderful food aside, the ambiance is heavenly and the staff is absolutely wonderful.

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