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The Cliff Bar and Grille

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503 Soldier Rd, Fairfield, ID 83327-9700
+1 208-764-2543
Sun 15:00 - 22:00
Wed - Thu 15:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 15:00 - 00:00
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Vancouver, Washington
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13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 July 2016

Cheryl, the owner of the bar and grill was awesome! Our family came in and pretty much took over the whole place. We ate, drank, played pool, talked to the locals at the bar, played music on the juke box and had an amazing time. This bar is super hip. Deliberately rustic and rusty. If this were in any other... More 

Thank Sara B
Silver City, Idaho
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62 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 May 2016

Stopped in town for the night. Not many options were open. The hotel recommended this restaurant. The owner was very pleasant. Food price and quality were very good.

Thank SilverCityIT
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3 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 November 2015

The owners of the Cliff are seafood specialists, and get good raw materials from Alaska: crab, cod, etc. I like fish and chips a lot, and I like the F&C at the Cliff immoderately. The Cliff is also a full-service bar, serving the only truly flammable fluids available on Main Street in Fairfield, so it has a faithful following from... More 

Monteverde Cloud Forest Reserve, Costa Rica
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48 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 February 2015

Owners came from Alaska and have great connections for getting in fresh crab, salmon, etc. Lots of weekend specials offered. Cool place!

1 Thank SaraD656
Boise, Idaho
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135 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 January 2015

Stopped in after skiing Soldier. Was us 3 & about 6 others in there. Felt bad for the poor gal working. She said someone didnt show up to work so she was only one on duty. Even though it was slow & not many of us there, she really had to hustle to keep up w/ the orders. We didn't... More 

1 Thank icuski2
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81 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 September 2014

Who would have guessed you'd find a restaurant in central Idaho with fresh Alaskan Cod?? The owners of the Grill are from Kodiak Alaska and one was a fisherwoman, the other was in the fisheries organization and they receive fresh fish each day and know what boat caught the fish. The cod sandwiches were the best I've ever had.

1 Thank Ken G
Phoenix, Arizona
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60 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 January 2014

I love what the new owners have done with this place - a great place in Fairfield for a bite, cocktail, conversation, and easy going atmosphere. And you can't beat the fresh seafood from Alaska!

1 Thank Heather L
Mendocino, California
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 July 2013

New owners shared lots of local history and the food and drinks were great! Has lots of atmosphere. The locals are very friendly!

1 Thank coastalgal31

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    5 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
Seafood, Pub
Open Hours
15:00 - 22:00
15:00 - 22:00
15:00 - 22:00
15:00 - 00:00
15:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 503 Soldier Rd, Fairfield, ID 83327-9700
  • Location: United States  >  Idaho (ID)  >  Fairfield
  • Phone Number: +1 208-764-2543

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  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?