Stanley, Idaho is full of surprises, one being fantastic food selections. Stanley, Idaho has amazing dinner options for a remote, small Idaho mountain town that will truly surprise and delight you. Here is our complete guide to the best restaurants in Stanley, Idaho.
Limbert’s at Redfish Lake Lodge (open Mid May- Mid October)
Limbert’s takes pride in their authentic and delicious food for breakfast and dinner, bringing an excellent menu full of farm fresh and local ingredients to the table. Limbert’s experienced and talented chefs are true professionals. Some of our favorite breakfast items are:
- Biscuits and Gravy – fresh, homemade biscuits, maple-sausage gravy, boxcar potatoes, and two eggs
- The Northwest – smoked trout, basque chorizo, boxcar potatoes, two eggs, toast, and dressed greens
- Brioche French Toast – two slices of brioche bread, housemade jam, vanilla whipped cream, and fruit
Breakfast is served from 7 a.m. until noon, catering to the early risers and relaxed vacationers. Tunes fill the lodge room and take you back in time as you enjoy the classy entrees offered for dinner a few hours later from 5 p.m. to 10 p.m. The chefs backstage work extremely hard to ensure you have the best experience possible, as you’ll see by the quality dish they put in front of you. A few favorite dinner items are:
- Tempura Vegetables – tempura-fried seasonal veggies, brown butter dashi, and togarashi
- Pan-Seared Trout – steelhead trout, asparagus puree, veggies, and fried potato curls
- Ricotta Gnocchi – gnocchi, onion-rosemary puree, mushrooms, and chicharrones
With a few of our favorites in mind, we invite you to come to Limbert’s on the shores of Redfish Lake and try them out for yourself!
If you can’t make it out to join us at the Lodge, here are a few other options we enjoy in the quaint little town of Stanley, Idaho.
The perfect place for a great drink with friends and casual fun food! Check out the awesome street dance and live music on Thursdays in the summer! People of all walks of life come together, kicking up dust to the tunes of a live band with the Kasino offering the perfect backdrop in rustic Idaho.
Mountain Village Resort
The Mountain Village Resort is one of the only restaurants open year round in Stanley and has a great dance hall and bar.
Papa Brunee’s Pizza
If you are looking for a more casual, family-friendly environment, Papa Brunee’s is the place! Though the only pizza joint in Stanley, they offer delicious and unique combinations you can’t get anywhere else. So, grab a slice, take a seat, and enjoy much-needed time with family and friends at this yummy local restaurant.
Stanley Supper Club
The Stanley Supper Club is a wonderful dinner option. This fine restaurant has crafted an atmosphere of fine dining and great food. They will surprise you with great cakes, picnic dishes, and thoughtful, and delicious food.
Sawtooth Luce’s is another casual local favorite with outdoor seating and friendly service.Sawtooth Luce’s is a welcoming place with beautiful views of the Sawtooths. Dine outside in Downtown Stanley, Idaho, and experience this excellent restaurant.
The Sawtooth Hotel is a charming historical hotel in downtown Stanley that serves incredible and thoughtful creative dishes! The outdoor deck seating has truly incredible views. We highly recommend this beautiful dining spot!
You now have the complete guide to the best places to eat in Stanley, Idaho. While visiting Stanley, Idaho, you will need a place to stay. Stanley High Country Inn is the perfect spot, nestled in downtown Stanley. Come enjoy our charming rooms and private hot tub! We can’t wait to see you soon!