Red Light Garage

Red Light Garage Wallace Idaho Interior

Hours

Mon – Sun: 8 am – 2 pm

Address

302 5th St
Wallace, ID 83873

Website

RedLightGarage.com

A Huckleberry Pancake the size of your Head

Red Light Garage Wallace Idaho
Classic license plates & street signs in Red Light Garage – Photo by: Local Freshies

Immediately stepping through the front door, you’ll be impressed with the atmosphere. It’s cozy and eclectic. The walls are checkered with license plates and memorabilia dating back to the 20’s & 30’s, while in one corner sits a working jukebox filled with classic rock from the 50’s & 60’s. Decades of history harmoniously living together!

Sitting down, we start with two cups of coffee and a couple of menus. Not knowing what they’re famous for, we ask Dirk, our server, what we should get. With a friendly smile, he suggests homemade biscuits and gravy with a huckleberry pancake. Yup, I said pancake not pancakes. The pancake is massive… The size of a dinner plate and boy is it good! It’s a bit denser than a normal pancake and filled with lots of huckleberries. The bitterness of the fruit matches perfect with the syrup and sweeter pancake batter. Their specialty though is the biscuits and gravy. The soft biscuits are covered in a thick homemade sauce that is spicy with little peppery notes. Both meals are just the right size allowing us to finish them without feeling over stuffed. With our stomachs full, it was time to head out.