Food

Apartments could replace two long-standing Boise restaurant buildings

Two long-standing Boise restaurants could be torn down if a preliminary plan filed with the City of Boise moves forward. CA Ventures, a Chicago-based...

Puerto Rican restaurant set to add new rooftop bar

A popular Puerto Rican restaurant in Garden City will soon open a new rooftop patio. Wepa Cafe, situated at the corner of 35th and Clay...

Last name Chicken, first name Dave’s: chain with Drake backing set for Meridian

Yet another hot chicken restaurant is coming to the Treasure Valley, and this one is backed by some serious star power. Dave's Hot Chicken will...

Mmmm donuts… and ice cream? New specialty sweet shop sets Eagle Rd. location

Owners of Mojo’s Donuts and Ice Cream say they hope to provide a one-of-a-kind experience for all dessert lovers, offering donuts and coffee in...

McDonald’s buys land on busy stretch in Star

Fast-growing Star could soon have a set of Golden Arches. McDonald's Real Estate LLC purchased 0.93 acres of land at 10474 W. State Street at...

Caldwell’s Senior Farmer’s Market Program returns for the summer

Starting on June 7, The Caldwell Farm to Fork Farmers Market will be offering seniors ages 60 and older the opportunity to receive free...

Restaurant near Boise airport closes after nearly 50 years

A long-time Boise restaurant served its final meals this past weekend. Kopper Kitchen, near the Boise Airport, is now permanently closed. The restaurant first opened in...

New fast-food chicken chain planned for Meridian

Another chain restaurant is planned for Meridian.  The city will review an application for Slim Chickens at 3369 Chinden Blvd.  Slim Chickens is a fast-food restaurant...

Indulge Boise announces grand reopening of food tours

Back in 2020, Indulge Boise could not resume their walking food tours due to the COVID-19 pandemic. After two years, Indulge Boise is welcoming...

Eclectic breakfast bistro opens downtown: honey fermented lemonade & sourdough beignets

A new breakfast bistro in downtown Boise opened last week. Nomad Beverage Company sits at the intersection of S. Capitol Blvd. and W. Fulton St....

New outdoor bar set to open in Downtown Boise

There's a new-ish patio to check out. Richard's in Downtown Boise will open a second concept this week in the Inn at 500 Capitol. ...

Meridian pizza place closes for good

After about four years of serving up pies, a pizza joint in Meridian is no more. Marco's Pizza at the intersection of Ten Mile and...

With popular Canyon Co. diner on the brink of closure, community rallies to save it: ‘it really overwhelms me’

Nathan’s Greenleaf Cafe is more than just your average greasy-spoon diner. It’s a way of life for residents in west Canyon County. Located on Main...

Another Downtown Boise restaurant closes for good. It’s one of many

Another Downtown Boise restaurant quietly closed for good. It's the latest in a string of closings in the city's core. Main Street Deli and Il...

Bown Crossing restaurant closes after more than a decade in business

A restaurant nestled in southeast Boise will serve its final meals this weekend. After 12 years, Locavore in Bown Crossing is closing. Co-owner and chef Christine...