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Y-Inn Cafe

1200 Main St N, Challis, ID 83226
+1 208-879-4426
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good34%
  • Average17%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“breakfast” (12 reviews)
“lunch” (5 reviews)
“sausage” (4 reviews)
Open Now
07:00 - 20:00All hours
American, Cafe
$$ - $$$
1200 Main St N, Challis, ID 83226
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My wife and I stop in every other Sunday for Breakfast. The staff is friendly and fun, they remember our preferences and keep our cups full. The food is always great; my go to meal is either the Spanish omelette or the classic double burger...More

Thank OrionB13
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Did I mention the food? I had a simple burger with sweet potato fries and everything was perfectly prepared. Would I return? You Bet! Place was very busy at lunch time on a Sunday but the service was still good.

Thank c21bill
Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

Oh mylanta. The food is fantastic. We ate breakfast there and everything was great. The biscuits are made from scratch as is the sausage and the gravy. The chicken fried steaks are made in house too. So good. The waitress, Michelle, kept the coffee coming...More

Thank kindapicky97
Reviewed 24 September 2016

While camping one chilly morning decided to go out for breakfast and found this little gem. Nothing fancy, just good food, endless good coffee and the waitress (Michelle? long brown hair) was friendly and efficient. I had the breakfast burrito with sausage and hubby had...More

Thank JulesDurf
Reviewed 28 August 2016

My wife and I visited this location on 8/27/16. When you are new in town, ask the locals where they eat. We both had the chicken fried steak with real potatoes. Loved the salad because of the many vegatables included - try their home made...More

2  Thank Chuck B
Reviewed 25 August 2016

We stopped for lunch. It is a small town and we were rewarded with a nice, comfort food lunch. It's an older building and interior. Despite the appearance, the staff was super and made great recommendations on dishes to select. The food, while comfort food,...More

Thank D Michael E
Reviewed 16 July 2016 via mobile

We love to eat here for breakfast. Great food, especially the omlets. Jo is THE best! Always friendly & cheerful no matter how early!

Thank Susie T
Reviewed 30 June 2016

Great food and friendly service just like a small town should be...We'll be back for sure. The prices are good and the whole experience was great....try the apple dumplings...yum.

Thank merner1948
Reviewed 23 June 2016

The times we have visited the Y Cafe we have excellent service or so-so service. The food has been consistent. They do have the best sausage patties ever!

Thank shellyakerman2016
Reviewed 9 February 2016

A little dark inside, tables crowded together. Food only fair no matter what you get. My husband says no more.....

Thank Marie S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
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Open Hours
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1200 Main St N, Challis, ID 83226
  • Location: United States  >  Idaho (ID)  >  Challis
  • Phone Number: +1 208-879-4426
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