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The Village Inn Motel & Restaurant

300 Highway 93, Challis, ID 83226-2403
+1 208-879-2239
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good34%
  • Average23%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“breakfast” (10 reviews)
“steak” (4 reviews)
“great food” (5 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
$$ - $$$
300 Highway 93, Challis, ID 83226-2403
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Rustic little western place with charm. This is where the locals go. Lots of delicious items on the menu all prepared to order. Breakfast is available all day which is nice when you want to sleep in late.

Thank fourtrip
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

They had great homemaid cinnamon rolls all day. We also enjoyed their lunch and dinner menus. They also served some Mexican specials Monday thru

Reviewed 12 May 2017 via mobile

This place was recommended for breakfast however we popped in for an early dinner. We both had the ribeye. The portions were very nice however the steak had very little taste and absolutely no seasoning. If it was at least salt & peppered before cooking...More

Thank kindapicky97
Reviewed 17 April 2017

Very friendly staff clean restaurant great food great location liked the trophy room with the elk heads and deer hanging on the walls

Thank firstnagger
Stacy M, General Manager at The Village Inn Motel & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 18 April 2017

We are glad you enjoyed your visit here at The Village INN Restaurant. Thanks for the review we appreciate them. Hope to see you again.

Reviewed 13 April 2017

Stopped here for quick breakfast. Friendly service, generous portions, reasonable prices. Definitely a good local spot!

Thank Moosebird
Reviewed 18 October 2016

This looks like the place the locals eat. We ate Dinner and Breakfast there. Both were large plates and a reasonable price. The place was clean and the service was very good. After Breakfast we noticed the huge cinnamon buds so we had to get...More

Thank Mickey_slept_here
Reviewed 15 October 2016

I had the BLT w/fries, she opted for a chicken salad. Best sandwich I've had for a while. She had praise for the cook as we left. Prices were fair and the service was good.

Thank u-roy
Reviewed 1 August 2016 via mobile

Perhaps they were short-handed, however the place as less than half full. No greeting (no sign to seat yourself). Waitress brought menus, took drink order and brought drinks. Another 10 minutes, took our order (simple orders) We waited app. 30-40 minutes. Husband went to the...More

1  Thank Kary M
Reviewed 24 July 2016

We are on a motorcycle tour and stayed at the hotel attached to the restaurant. Good food and reasonable prices.

Thank Tomladtkow
Reviewed 29 June 2016

I would highly recommend the Village Inn Motel & Restaurant! Both Breakfast and Dinner, great food, great price, and a lot of food for the price! Loved it!

Thank Kasey F
challisvillageinn, Owner at The Village Inn Motel & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 12 July 2016

We're glad you liked our food. Thank you for coming in, and we hope to see you again!

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Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 300 Highway 93, Challis, ID 83226-2403
  • Location: United States  >  Idaho (ID)  >  Challis
  • Phone Number: +1 208-879-2239
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Great hamburgers, steaks, homemade soups and pies. Several fresh salads on the menu, along with our salad bar. We now serve breakfast ALL DAY! Restaurant is newly remodeled and looks great.
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