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Cavanaugh's - CLOSED

4024 Cavanaugh Bay Rd, Coolin, ID 83821-4001
+1 208-443-2095
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good34%
  • Average3%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (3 reviews)
“priest lake” (16 reviews)
“top notch” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours Closed
Bar, Pizza, American, Brew Pub, Pub
$$ - $$$
4024 Cavanaugh Bay Rd, Coolin, ID 83821-4001
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1 - 10 of 26 reviews

Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

Stopped in at the recommendation of the owners at the Old Northern Inn and were not disappointed. Good food and good drinks - typical pub fare of pizza, burgers and sliders. Loved the bbq sauce for the bbq bacon burger. Spicy and delicious!

Thank Kattygirl0499
Reviewed 27 August 2017

Cavanaugh's has recently re-opened. The new owner seems dedicated to maintaining Cavanaugh's as a great place to eat. We've brought friends several times this summer and the food remains consistently tasty and the service is much better than it was in Cavanaugh's previous existence. The...More

Thank AboveEarth
Reviewed 10 July 2017

In a word....Awesome! The staff always seems to be friendly and the food and scenery are top notch. Located on the waterfront and adjacent to the Cavanaugh bay general aviation airstrip, it's not unusual to watch boats and airplanes arrive simultaneously. While no one will...More

Thank Ron P
Reviewed 9 August 2015 via mobile

This is really nice place to enjoy the deck and look out at Priest Lake. The service was really good even though they were very busy. The Bbq burger was good but I miss their Bbq menu as they had really good smoked meats before.

Thank fool4travelin
Reviewed 9 August 2015

After a wonderful and relaxing few days visiting Priest Lake, we wanted to treat our hosts to an evening out. They chose Cavanaugh's, and it was exactly right! Lovely setting, varied menu, helpful waitstaff. The Cobb salad and the Salmon were both delicious. And don't...More

Thank HeidiH-L
Reviewed 11 July 2015 via mobile

We have only been here for Sunday Brunch. The food is really good. Descent variety of food. I would like to see other food that is not just breakfast foods. The service was excellent. We will go back again, when we are up there.

Thank xspechtme
Reviewed 8 July 2015

Stopped by on our annual visit to Priest Lake and really wish we would have had time for a return visit! Great service, our server Andrea was courteous and attentive. Fabulous food, I had the fish and chips and it was great. Cooked to perfection...More

Thank Donna D
Reviewed 30 June 2015

Really a beautiful view and setting. Good service. Plenty of staff. No more steak, ribs or waffle fries. They must have their reasons. I don't get it.

Thank Greenbluff
Reviewed 1 June 2015

I've been to Cavanaugh's many, many times. The chef is great and the menu is more affordable now with a good selection. You can't beat the view with the outside seating with heated umbrella's if you need them. Dave is my favorite bartender! Great service...More

Thank marcea1
Reviewed 13 April 2015

Cavanaugh's was recommended to us as a nice place to dine at Priest Lake. We went there for the first time last weekend and that would also be our last visit. We waited for a long time to be greeted and one of the patrons...More

1  Thank Sam C
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$10 - US$40
Bar, Pizza, American, Brew Pub, Pub
Good for
Open Hours
12:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
4:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
4:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
4:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4024 Cavanaugh Bay Rd, Coolin, ID 83821-4001
  • Location: United States  >  Idaho (ID)  >  Coolin
  • Phone Number: +1 208-443-2095
  • E-mail
Cavanaugh's is a full service resort located on the shores of pristine Priest Lake. Idaho's crown jewel of beautiful lakes. Cavs is known for the best views on the lake, outstanding food and exceptional service. 5 Star luxury vacation lodges are available for rent.
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