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Fort Ground Grill

₹₹ - ₹₹₹American, ,
705 River Ave, Coeur d'Alene, ID 83814-2269
+1 208-664-4611
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good47%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“fish chips” (4 reviews)
“waffle fries” (3 reviews)
“salad” (5 reviews)
Open Now
7:00 AM - 9:00 PMAll hours
American, Bar, Pub
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
705 River Ave, Coeur d'Alene, ID 83814-2269
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Reviewed 25 July 2017

Fort Ground Grill has a reputation for having some of the best fish and chips around and it's deserved. We both had this and it was excellent. Not too keen on their beer selection though as we like reds or ambers and they did not...More

Thank toy4cannon
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

A restaurant owner recommended this place. Love their coffee. Veggie omelette was overstuffed with fresh spinach, peppers and tomatoes. Hash browns were made with fresh potatoes. So glad we took a stroll away from the lakeshore glitz.

Thank Heather P
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

We eat here at least 3 times a month. Breakfasts usually. I normally have the chicken fried steak but this last Sunday I decided to change it to a Denver omelet. I don't care for cheddar and asked for pepper Jack and not very much....More

Thank gailh522
Reviewed 26 April 2017 via mobile

This place is near the Cd'A college facilities adjacent to the Lake and not on most people's travel patterns. Definitely worth finding., though! Good, friendly service, super cold tap beer and great food. The fish tacos were good as was my wife's veggie sandwich. My...More

Thank vegascarroll
Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

Great neighborhood joint atmosphere but not a dive bar. A little pricey but worth it for the turkey pastrami Reuben!, Gorgonzola waffle fries, yummy salads, and bread pudding. Decent wine and beer selection with rotating taps. As a local, this is on my rotating list...More

Thank ontheroadlovetravel
Reviewed 29 March 2017 via mobile

Regulars here, We love the Ft.Grounds!! Best fish n chips & Friday chowder in town! Very friendly staff, make you feel like you're family:).

Thank Harlow1978
Reviewed 9 March 2017 via mobile

Great food , portions are awesome! Wonderful Bloody Mary! Was very loud in the restaurant. Much quiet in the bar! Definitely going back

Thank Paige C
Reviewed 2 March 2017

The Fort Ground Grill is tucked back in by the collage and never a disappointment. Good place to meet with friends to talk, there's no load music or TV playing. Service and food always good, large servings for fair price. Love the cougar bay salad,...More

Thank laears
Reviewed 20 August 2016

We visited the Fort Ground Grill on August 3, 2016 with friends. During the 1940's and 1950's the Grill was previously known as 'The Fort Grounds Tavern." Today the owners have turned what was once a "seedy tavern near lumber mills," into a family dining...More

Thank KennethBrooten
Reviewed 25 May 2016

Enjoyable get together with tons of locals, Atmosphere is a nice joint to get together with your friends for an evening meal & drinks.

Thank Kathy M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
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Open Hours
7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 705 River Ave, Coeur d'Alene, ID 83814-2269
  • Location: United States  >  Idaho (ID)  >  Coeur d'Alene
  • Phone Number: +1 208-664-4611
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