Recommended dining in Boise & Meridian

Popular Boise & Meridian Breakfast Spots

The Griddle

404 E. Parkcenter Blvd, Boise 83706

Local homestyle American breakfast/lunch chain in Boise, Eagle, Meridian and Nampa.

Type

Breakfast, Lunch

Price

$-$$

Favorites

Pecan crusted French Toast w/bacon carmel sauce

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Big City Coffee & Cafe

1416 W Grove St, Boise, ID 83702

Very popular, self-seating hearty café fare known in the heart of Boise's Linen District.

Type

Breakfast, Pastries, Coffee

Price

$-$$

Favorites

Homemade Muffins and Scones

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Joe Momma's

3510 N Eagle Rd, Meridian, ID 83646

Well-known local family style breakfast/lunch restaurant serving classics in warm, friendly atmosphere.

Type

Breakfast & Lunch

Price

$-$$

Favorites

Italian Bennie & Lemon Poppyseed Shortie

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Bacon

121 N 9th St, Boise, ID 83702

Downtown Boise Bistro serving up homemade breakfast & lunch dishes loaded with yummy bacon.

Type

Breakfast & Lunch

Price

$-$$

Favorites

Bacon everything. Benny Hill & The MAC

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Goldy's

108 S Capitol Blvd, Boise, ID 83702

Bustling, popular downtown breakfast/lunch bistro serving classics in cool café/diner ambiance.

Type

Breakfast & Lunch

Price

$-$$

Favorites

Andalusian Eggs & Potatoe & Dill Frittata

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Local Boise Lunch or Dinner Spots

Zee's Rooftop Café 

CW Penthouse 250 S 5th St, Boise 83702

Best view of downtown Boise & the foothills from the penthouse café known for their amazing sandwiches, salads, beer/wine in a laid-back dining atmosphere.  Available for events & banquets.

Type

Price

Café, lunch, banquets.

$-$$

Favorites

Bird w/Bacon, Adult Grilled Cheese

Phone

(208) 331-3516

The Basque Market

608 W Grove St., Boise 83702

Tapas, paella & bocadillos, plus wine tastings & cooking classes in a Spanish & Basque food market

Type

Price

Lunch, Dinner, Events

$-$$$

Favorites

Frozen white wine sangria, tapas.

Phone

208-433-1208

BBQ4Life

930 W Vista Ave., Boise 83705

Family owned BBQ casual restaurant known for pecan smoked meats and smoked vegan fare.

Type

Price

BBQ, Vegan

$-$$

Favorites

Male

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Tavern at Bown Crossing

3111 S Bown Way, Boise, ID 83706

Trendy steakhouse located in East Boise,  Bown's Crossing with a full bar and lively rooftop deck.

Type

Price

Steak, Sushi, Salads, Lunch 

$$-$$$

Favorites

Blue Cheese Chicken Salad,  Tavern Dip & Filet Mignon

Phone

Cucina di Paolo

1504 S Vista Ave, Boise, ID 83705

Central Bench cozy bistro serving homemade Italian & American comfort food w/charming patio.

Type

Price

Mom&Pop, Italian, American 

$-$$

Favorites

Chicken Bruschetta Sandwich, Classic meat lasagna

Phone

 (208) 345-7150

Big Jud's 

1289 South Protest Road Boise, ID 83706

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Type

Price

Burgers & Fries Lunch or Dinner

$-$$

Favorites

Jalopeno Burger & Huckleberry Milkshake

Phone

208-343-4439

Wild Root Café

276 N 8th St, Boise, ID 83702

Downtown, trendy café with a patio for seasonal fare including Saturday brunch, kombucha & wine.

Type

Price

Healthy, eclectic lunch or brunch

$$

Favorites

K-Bowls or Nourish Bowls

Phone

Flat Bread Pizzeria

6700 N Linder Rd Ste 192, Meridian, ID 83646

Three great locations serving woodfired neapolitan pizza with full bar and great ambiance.

Type

Price

Pizzeria

$$

Favorites

Calabria or Zucca

Phone

(208) 501-8567

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