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Bonsai Bistro - CLOSED

101 E Sherman Ave, Coeur d'Alene, ID 83814-2722
+1 208-765-4321
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good31%
  • Average18%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“sushi” (79 reviews)
“crab rangoon” (3 reviews)
“fried rice” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours Closed
Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
101 E Sherman Ave, Coeur d'Alene, ID 83814-2722
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1 - 10 of 296 reviews

Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

A really nice venue, fish canals on the lower floor around the tables, a sushi bar with very talented folks....closed last week. Too bad. It will be missed....especially the egg drop soup.

Thank J Y
Reviewed 2 May 2017

The sushi wasn't bad; I really liked the service though; Savannah was the best! Very genuine and friendly. She even called me by name. Thank you!

Thank gcoop75
Reviewed 2 May 2017

My mother-in-law worked with the chef personally to create a beautiful and delicious buffet for my wedding rehearsal dinner. We booked the entire bottom floor with the koi river and beautiful patio for my event. It was stunning! The chef created a menu just for...More

Thank Hebitsukai-za
Reviewed 19 April 2017

Two of my girlfriends and I dined hear recently for lunch. We had a table by the window, and were able to look out over beautiful Lake Coeur d'Alene. The menu is large and easy to navigate. Our waitress was quite slow, but we were...More

Thank Joyce W
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

So I use to eat here until a couple bad experiences. The final one was... We walk in the floor is so sticky I asked if this is a security feature so you don't go sliding down the stairs? The wait staff looked confused so...More

Thank Jason K
Reviewed 5 April 2017

We were there tonight for a group meeting. Dinner started out with an Oyster salad that was very good. Then came a Sushi tray with 6 different choices to try and all were very good. Not the best but very good considering the size of...More

Thank Gary D
Reviewed 27 March 2017 via mobile

This place has great food, but don't be in a hurry as it will take forever to get your order. Appetizers and Sushi/sashimi are the best. Very fresh.

Thank Beverly R
Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

We went for restaurant week. The sushi was superb, the food was okay - the ribs were a little overlooked, dessert was delish and the drinks were okay - heavy on the liquor and unbalanced flavor. The service was well below par. We had to...More

Thank Amber M
Reviewed 27 February 2017

The wait staff for our table was new and still training. The wait time was a bit long, but the food was very good.More

Thank tmitchells1220
Troy C, Manager at Bonsai Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 1 March 2017

Thank you for the review and glad you enjoyed the food. You are very correct, we have started hiring wait staff to be ready for the summer. They are doing a good job but are definitely still learning. Sorry for the wait times hope to...More

Reviewed 24 February 2017

the wife and I tried the all U can eat and loved it! you order off a menu 3 items at a time, so when they arrive they are fresh! there's a variety of appetizers, Japanese salads, sushi rolls, and entrees and they always arrive...More

1  Thank Bill B
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$15 - US$25
Good for
Groups, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, View
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 101 E Sherman Ave, Coeur d'Alene, ID 83814-2722
  • Location: United States  >  Idaho (ID)  >  Coeur d'Alene
  • Phone Number: +1 208-765-4321
  • E-mail
Bonsai Bistro is located across the street from the Resort is an upscale Pan-Asian restaurant with a world class sushi bar. Great lake views to include front row seating to events on the lake. Separate lower dining room with a 4000 gallon koi and turtle pond. Water features flow through an outdoor garden during summer months.
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