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Ola Inn Cafe

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22001 Sweet Ola Highway, Ola, ID 83657
+1 208-584-3737
07:00 - 19:00
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Sun 07:00 - 17:00
Tue - Sat 07:00 - 19:00
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Reviewed 16 July 2016

This is the place for folks who aren't looking for titillation, but rather for comfort, honesty, and a bit of old-time quality. It's a drive, that's for sure, no matter where you're coming from. And it's worth it.

Thank Zefareu P
Ola, Idaho
1 review
Reviewed 27 January 2016

Small, country café with good food, great cook, and the best waitress ever. Everyone warm and friendly...Very "warm and homey" atmosphere! They make you feel glad you stopped.....

Thank Linda R
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Reviewed 29 September 2015

I haven't eaten there since the new ownership took over in September 2015. This is a small town country café with small town friendly service. In fact, it's the only place in town to eat.

Thank Michael K
Boise, Idaho
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Reviewed 26 April 2015

Excellent sandwiches, very friendly family owned restaurant, almost too much food on the plate. Come with an empty stomach. Motorcycle friendly.

2 Thank Michael W
Boise, Idaho
1 review
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Reviewed 18 March 2015

My wife and I drove to Ola on a beautiful sunny day to look at a ranch and just enjoy the day...stopped in for lunch at the Ola Cafe. We were greeted warmly by the owner John, as well as some locals..Susan, Al and Rick...really an amazing experience in this day and age to be treated like family by people... More 

2 Thank Paul T
Payette, Idaho
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Reviewed 11 January 2015

The Ola Inn has been a favorite stop for years. It is 17 miles off the main highway up a twisty paved road. Bikers have riding in here for a long time. This is a rustic restaurant with a bar feel. The owner is a master chef who brings pizza and burgers to a new level. Today I had the... More 

2 Thank RazorNo1
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17 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 May 2013

When we want to take a nice leisurely country drive, off we head to Ola Inn Cafe! This is a quaint country cafe, in the middle of know where, nestled between mountains. They make the best pizza in Idaho and that is not an exaggeration! If you are lucky enough to hit a night that their special is the pulled... More 

7 Thank bluetoad13
Lennon, Michigan
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 June 2012

The owners of the OLA INN, John and Tracy are friendly people and have the best food around. Been there a few times and the times have been great. Great Food!!!! The corn pancakes are the BEST ever!!!! Will visit again!!!

6 Thank Busia_12
Grangeville, Idaho, United States
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 May 2012

You walk in and are greeted like part of the family. Excellent food!

5 Thank Christi B

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    5 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$3 - US$6
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Cash Only, Free Wifi
Open Hours
07:00 - 17:00
07:00 - 19:00
07:00 - 19:00
07:00 - 19:00
07:00 - 19:00
07:00 - 19:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 22001 Sweet Ola Highway, Ola, ID 83657
  • Location: United States  >  Idaho (ID)  >  Ola
  • Phone Number: +1 208-584-3737
The Ola Inn, est. 1946, is a quaint country café serving breakfast, lunch and dinner. Try our milkshakes and sundaes, home made bread pudding, apple crisp and carrot cake. The Inn has been newly renovated and is under new management as of August, 2015. Come on up and have some good food in a clean and friendly atmosphere.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?