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Cougar Bar & Grill

₹₹ - ₹₹₹American, ,
16849 Lewis River Rd, Cougar, WA 98616-9700
+1 360-238-5252
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good40%
  • Average20%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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8:00 AM - 9:00 PM Hours
American, Bar, Pub
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16849 Lewis River Rd, Cougar, WA 98616-9700
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Reviewed yesterday

What a great decision to show up here. I loved the decor. You can take pictures. Good menu, I had the Elk cheeseburger with tots. Very good service. Stop here on your way too or from the mountain.

Thank irisho_10
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Enjoyed Cougar Bar and Grill after a hike in the Ape Caves. Really filled us up. Don't be in a hurry and you'll enjoy this place.

Thank Harold W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were passing through the small town of Cougar, Washington when we came across this little treasure. We stopped in for lunch and and maybe a beer. The little Bar is full of character, and even a few characters. The Bartender/Waitress came by and promised...More

Thank dmurphy163
Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

A day trip to St. Helens lead to the discovery of this little gem in Cougar Washington. A very quaint place with really good food! I had the halibut basket and it was truly delicious! Everyone enjoyed their meal. The only drawback was our server...More

Thank YayaQueenBee
Reviewed 26 September 2017

We were a group of 15 people and they had no problem accommodating us last minute. It did take a tad long for us to get our individual bills - and no follow-up to see if everything was ok. The food was ok, but those...More

Thank Gitta B
Reviewed 1 September 2017 via mobile

Got there at 8pm, they close at 9pm. Waitress put close sign on at 8:15. Shut light out on patio so we ate in the dark. We had to go in for more iced tea. Food was good. Waitress turned paying customers away at 8:30....More

Thank simplyflowersmeme
Reviewed 18 August 2017

We love this restaurant!!! It's FAR BETTER than the Lone Fir Cafe down the street! Service can be slow at times, but food is GREAT and staff are super friendly and personable. Every time we visit Yale Lake we dine here!

1  Thank Courtney C
Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

We stopped at the Cougar store to pick up some bait and munchies. The cashier told us they now owned the store across the street with the bar and grill. We bought ice cream cones, and OMG, they were delicious. Great stop, great service, great...More

Thank bbridgetmay
Reviewed 29 May 2017

My wife and I stopped here on our way back to Portland from mt St. Helens. The nachos were tasty and the sevive was good too

Thank Jason S
Reviewed 17 May 2017

Dinner on Saturday night with a group of 12 before a Mothers Day hike on Mount Saint Helens. One of our party went over early and they set up a group of tables together for our whole crew. The food and craft beer selection was...More

Thank bt2058
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 16849 Lewis River Rd, Cougar, WA 98616-9700
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Cougar
  • Phone Number: +1 360-238-5252
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