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Hoist House Restaurant at Swiftwater Cellars

) #4 of 33 Restaurants in Cle Elum $$ - $$$ American,
301 Rope Rider Dr, Cle Elum, WA 98922-8690
+1 509-674-6555
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good16%
  • Average17%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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American, Contemporary
$$ - $$$
301 Rope Rider Dr, Cle Elum, WA 98922-8690
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Reviewed 2 August 2016

We sat outside on the beautiful patio area with a view of the mountains and the golf course. It was so relaxing and enjoyable. One of our entrees was delicious - the bratwurst had delicious flavor and was seasoned perfectly! The other entrée fell short...More

Thank Vicki_Sal56
Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

I visit the Hoist House frequently with friends. The food is consistently good, and a very friendly staff. It can be very busy so I would recommend reservations.

Thank Wes H
Reviewed 28 July 2016 via mobile

Completely pleasant. Anything that wasn't perfect was quickly corrected and service was excellent. Made for a restful night and fun for my husband and myself.

Thank PowerhouseGrill
Reviewed 28 July 2016

This Suncadia based restaurant adjacent to the Rope Rider golf course offers a reasonably diverse menu, good wines, and bar options. Service was friendly.

Thank Jeff L
Reviewed 30 June 2016

We held our 50th anniversary luncheon at the Hoist House Restaurant close to the Suncadia Resort in Cle Elum, WA. That wait staff gave excellent service, the food was delicious and the view was outstanding. In addition the Swiftwater Cellars wine proved to be an...More

Thank SHolmes1941
Reviewed 26 June 2016 via mobile

The winery is stunning in every way. The building, the site, the area, all of it. Once inside you'll be treated to some of the friendliest and enthusiastic staff imaginable. While the menu is not extensive, they focus on quality and rarely disappoint. Friday and...More

Thank PSL1111
Reviewed 26 May 2016

A short distance off I-90. Restaurant/winery with a rustic atmosphere/outdoor patio overlooking the Valley & Mts and Suncadia Golf Course. Fun, casual and a touch of elegance at the same time. The food was awesome as well as the wine flight we experienced. We will...More

Thank Asusanrae
Reviewed 12 May 2016

This was our fourth time visiting the Hoist House, and by far the worst. The previous three times were good...not amazing, but good. The service is always excellent. This time the food was extremely disappointing. Our foursome started dinner with the calamari appetizer, which arrived...More

1  Thank greg54353
Reviewed 17 April 2016 via mobile

My husband and I stopped for lunch while traveling through. We had the salmon sandwich and a glass of wine. Great wine and great food. Service was good.

Thank Jessie S
Reviewed 29 February 2016 via mobile

Drive from Issaquah was brutal with rain/snow and lots of it. Get to Swiftwater...sunny, beautiful, rainbow, good food, great service (thank you, Hannah!) and lovely atmosphere. If you are anywhere near here...visit. It will not disappoint. Wines, and service are spectacular! Linda Trotter, rocks.

Thank Robert D
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 31 - USD 50
American, Contemporary
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Television, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 301 Rope Rider Dr, Cle Elum, WA 98922-8690
    (Suncadia Drive)
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Cle Elum
  • Phone Number: +1 509-674-6555
  • E-mail
Swiftwater Cellars is nestled on the historic Roslyn No. 9 Coal Mine in the heart of the Cascade Mountains. Its unique location within a renowned resort makes it a destination within a destination offering premium Swiftwater Cellars’ wines and Pacific Northwest cuisine, mountain outlooks, championship golf and private dark sky observation. Swiftwater Cellars is the focal point of Northwest living with European style. It provides you with a natural sense of mountain elegance and is ideal for weddings or private parties, a venue to reinvent the team spirit of your business or simply, a home away from home to renew in the comforts of fresh air and outdoor activities. Swiftwater Cellars saddles the Cascade Mountains along the Interstate 90 corridor being the ideal location for a quick one hour plus drive from Seattle or the place to stop on the way to the other side of the state. The Swiftwater family looks forward to your visit and we ensure you and your guests the opportunity to take part in all the Northwest has to offer.
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