If you are looking for some local favorite dining options, here are a few:


Trinity At City Beach

(208) 255-7558

58 Bridge St, Sandpoint

A taste of something local. That is what you will experience when you visit Trinity At City Beach in Sandpoint. For the past 11 years, Trinity at City Beach, owned by Justin and Shaunavee Dick, has been one of the premier restaurants in the community offering a variety of timeless food, a beautiful view and superior customer service.


Forty One South

(208) 265-2000

41 Lakeshore Dr, Sagle

A beautiful waterfront, fine-dining restaurant in a romantic lodge setting overlooking Lake Pend Oreille. Whether it is summer on the patio or cozying up to the fireplace in the winter, Forty-One South’s spectacular sunsets, innovative cuisine, full bar and extensive wine list are sure to make it a memorable night out. The bar and restaurant menu changes with the season offering a variety of delicious food year-round. Reservations recommended.


Shoga Sushi Bar

(208) 265-2001

41 Lakeshore Dr, Sagle

Delicious sushi and Japanese cuisine sure to delight anyone’s palate. Offering a wide variety of traditional and specialty rolls as well as salads, sweet and sour pork, grilled salmon and more!  Shoga Sushi sits on the shores of Lake Pend Oreille and offers breathtaking views of the mountains and water with sunsets that beautifully color the sky. Owner Cassandra Cayson and her staff pride themselves on building relationships with the locals and tourists alike, focusing on accommodating each guest’s tastes and preferences. 


Screen Shot 2019-06-21 at 3.25.18 PM.png

Sweet Lous in Ponderay

(208) 263-1381

477272 US-95, Ponderay

Sweet Lou’s Restaurant and Bar proudly offers something for everyone, with specialties including chicken fried steak, smoked prime rib, bison ribs, and grilled PB&J and bacon sandwiches. All menu items are reasonably priced, fresh and made to order. Full bar.


Jalepenos (1 of 1)-7.jpg

Jalapenos Authentic Mexican

(208) 263-2995

314 North 2nd Avenue, Sandpoint

Fresh and unique, Jalapenos Mexican Restaurant in Downtown Sandpoint has been a favorite of many for over 25 years. Whether it’s Margarita Monday, Taco Tuesday or Magic Wednesday, there is something for everyone here, and its newly expanded menu has brought even more choices to diners. If you are looking for family fun, a date night or even a place to host a party in their private dining room, Jalapenos Mexican Restaurant will keep you coming back for more! 


Screen Shot 2019-06-21 at 3.49.58 PM.png

Millers Country Store

(208) 263-9446

1326 Baldy Mountain Rd, Sandpoint

They now have homemade pies on Thursday! Come experience the sensational smells of fresh baking bread, cinnamon rolls, pies and pastries. Pick up a deli sandwich on their homemade bread and hot bowl of soup with a fresh baked roll or cornbread. Open Monday through Friday 8:30am to 5:30pm.



Farmhouse Kitchen & Silo Bar

(208) 263-4321

30196 Hwy 200, Ponderay

Enjoy farm-fresh, seasonally inspired food. Brunch is served daily and menu items include fresh apple doughnuts, chicken and waffles and more! Dinner items include fresh meatloaf and smoked steelhead trout. Silo Bar open daily at 11am.