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You Asked: What’s happening at the site of the burned down Los Mariachis?

In early 2019, a fire ripped through the Los Mariachis restaurant in Boise. After 17 years at 6566 W. Fairview Ave on the Boise...

What’s a switchel? Innovative Idaho drink wins Trailmix competition for cash & Albertsons exposure

It’s Boise Entrepreneur Week and the Trailmix Pitch Competition announced its winner. The winners were husband and wife Eric and Sam Herrera who co-founded Erth...

‘Innovative cuisine’: Barbacoa’s owners launch Downtown Boise Mexican restaurant: brunch to dinner to late night

"With innovative cuisine, one-of-a-kind hand-crafted cocktails, and art-filled walls, Coa De Jima is a full sensory experience." That's the marketing pitch for Downtown Boise's newest...

Another hot chicken spot headed for Meridian: ‘delicious southern foods you’ve been craving’

Another restaurant that specializes in Nashville Hot Chicken is planned for Meridian.  Clucks Nashville Hot Chicken announced it would open on October 15 at 3223...

‘I’m so excited’: Idaho’s only Puerto Rican restaurant set to open

Last year, we told you about the ground breaking of a new Puerto Rican restaurant opening in Garden City. After a year of building...

The Oasis applicant hopes to open new restaurant and recreation space at Ustick building

After The Oasis, a large nightclub planned for 3085 E. Ustick Rd., received multiple "no’s" from the Meridian City Council, applicant Brian Tsai is...

‘Fun fresh flavors:’ Renowned McCall chef set to bring new concept to the Treasure Valley

A tapas restaurant is coming to Eagle. Chef Steve Topple’s restaurant Stefano’s will move into the old Grit American Cuisine near Eagle Rd. and State...

‘Unique’: Ice cream, boba, hot chicken and kabob restaurants head for Meridian’s Village

Near the holiday season and early next year, the Village at Meridian will welcome three new ‘unique’ restaurants. Devil & Angel Coming from Southern California is...

New restaurant hopes to take over closed down gas station site on Vista Ave.

An old Texaco gas station near Interstate 84 across from the Boise Airport could see new life. The former Gem Stop location closed in 2019....

A ‘Bougie’ brunch and new Crescent headed for Boise Bench

The Crescent No Lawyers Bar & Grill is still on track for a makeover.  Spokane developer Jordan Tampien applied for building permits this week to...

Spill the tea: The scoop on this Boise matcha maker

Many coffee shops across the Treasure Valley have matcha tea, both cold and hot, listed on their menus. In this Get Local, we look...

Some Idaho restaurants win big in $47 million of federal grants, others lost out and could face closure

A few hundred of Idaho’s restaurants and bars just got an infusion of cash to help them get through the COVID-19 pandemic, but others...

Poke, smoothies and a bar: First restaurants in new downtown food hall announced

New dining and entertainment options are coming to a single building in downtown Boise. BoiseDev first told readers about the Warehouse Food Hall that was...

Sushi food truck heads to bricks & mortar spot by Boise mall

A Boise sushi food truck is set to make the leap to bricks and mortar. Sushi Bros. launched its truck last summer with a menu...

Local Italian restaurant plans to open its second location in August

A new Italian restaurant will open in Meridian this month.  The local restaurant, il Sugo Italian Kitchen, will open its second location in Meridian at...