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A new Downtown Boise pub just opened. It already closed. It’s unclear why

BoiseDev told you about the new Union Block Bar & Eatery on Idaho St. downtown earlier this year. It first opened for takeout,...

Classic Boise drive-in burger joint Golden Wheel closes for the final time

The Golden Wheel Drive-in in Boise has closed. It served up its final meals last night. It was the kind of place where you...

Inspired by the Navy, Boise pop-up offers burgers with a twist for the summer

A pop-up vegan restaurant is opening in Boise for the summer. The owners of Lemon Tree Co., Jasson Parra, and Mayra Ruiz, created Mess Hall...

A popular cookie delivery shop will open another location soon

Crumbl Cookies is set to open its fourth location in the Treasure Valley. The popular cookie shop will open in Eagle at 3116 E State...

Downtown Boise’s Spacebar will expand, move – but not too far

Boise's Spacebar is getting a bit crowded - and soon will move to a new galaxy. A galaxy... not far far away. The 21-and-older...

After 30 years, wrecking ball could hit airport cafe. Owners hope to save it

For three decades, the Caldwell Airport Cafe has been a destination for local pilots and visitors from all over to grab breakfast or lunch....

Inside scoop: New chocolate and gelato shop opens in Eagle

A new dessert spot opened this weekend in the Eagle Island Marketplace shopping mall. Tifa Chocolate and Gelato is a franchise with other...

Food scraps to compost: Three 8th Street restaurants using worms to combat food waste

Customers aren’t the only ones enjoying a meal at Bittercreek Alehouse in downtown Boise.  Below the restaurant, through a maze of long hallways, past the...

North Carolina restaurant launches ‘elevated comfort food’ on Crave delivery platform

Local-food delivery service Crave Hospitality is partnering with a North Carolina chef to bring “elevated Americana” food to the Treasure Valley.  Crawford Cookshop has just...

‘It’s amazing:’ Couple who met over ice cream launch an ice cream shop in Meridian

A new ice cream parlor opened this week in Meridian, with a variety of house-made flavors. Cyndi and Blake Taylor launched Lovejoy's Real Ice Cream...

New Life’s Kitchen cafe opens in former restaurant space, will double number served

Doors, and new opportunities, are open at Life's Kitchen's new cafe - now located in the former Marie Callender's on Fairview Ave. in Boise.  Since December,...

Local BBQ catering business set to open in new location with a drive-thru

A BBQ food truck and catering business is taking over the former Pesto’s Pizza in Boise.  Neighbor Tim’s BBQ started in 2014 in Santa Barbara,...

You Asked: What’s going up at Apple St. and Boise Ave.?

We've received a flurry of questions about the construction activity at Apple St. and Boise Ave. across from Timberline High in Boise. As BoiseDev first...

‘Texas-style:’ Fast-growing chicken sandwich chain first announced restaurant at new Meridian Winco project

Super Chix plans its first chicken restaurant in the Boise market, with a location at Orchard Park in Meridian. TOK Commercial reports Super Chix...

New pizza eatery with Indian influence to open in old Boise Pizza Hut

Want a gluten-free, dairy-free, egg-free pizza with veggies? Yeah, they've got that. PizzaTwist will open its first location in the northwest in Boise at 1505 S....