590 E Boise Ave
(208) 345-9244 | mysiamthai.com
If spicy is what you’re looking for, look no further than Siam Café. Dine in to enjoy the eclectic décor and fresh spring rolls, or take out and enjoy the gooey peanutty flavor of Pad Thai right on your couch. The generous portion sizes with leave you with tomorrow’s lunch and the friendly staff will keep you coming back for more.
709 Park Blvd
(208) 345-2929 | theram.com
Burgers, steaks and fries, oh my! Top all of the customary pub menu with a frosty beer brewed right next door, and you have yourself a laid-back space to hang out and watch the game on one of the many flat screen TVs, or partake in a wind down meal after work on the patio right next to the Boise River.
Flatbread Community Pizza Oven
3139 S Bown Way
(208) 343-4177 | flatbreadpizza.com
Live music, community style dining, and a comforting menu are all contributors to the fun factor at Flatbread. A great place to spend with a group on Saturday night for late night happy hour, or an even better place to bring a client to enjoy the daily lunch special and perhaps a noon hour glass of wine from their large wine selection! .
Tavern @ Bown Crossing
3111 S Bown Way
(208) 345-2277 | tavernatbown.com
Whether is it brunch, lunch or dinner, Tavern at Bown Crossing offers a unique variety from veggie benedict to sushi to steaks. Bring the family and enjoy the delectably savory pot roast nachos on the rooftop patio for a warm spring day and enjoy the view. Tavern hosts live music outdoors during the warm months and a cozy atmosphere inside when it is cold.
404 E Park Center Blvd
(208) 333-2223 | mazzahboise.com
As a sister location to the beloved Mazzah on State, this Middle Eastern faired restaurant serves up not only the best gyros in town, but offer s a plethora of other tasty options if a lamb sandwich is not your thing. Perfect for a midday bike ride stop for lunch, just don’t forget to grab some baklava to go!
Lucky 13 Pizza
362 S Eckert Rd
(208) 344-6967 | lucky13pizza.com
When Boise’s beloved Lucky 13 pizza joint moved from Hyde Park out to East Boise, the sighs were inevitable. Little did we know this family-friendly infamous spot for quality pizza, sandwiches and their hefty beer and wine selections would boast to be better suited in this neck of the woods, with their open air garage doors and outdoorsy feel.
276 Bobwhite Ct
(208) 338-5000 | barbacoa-boise.com
Even a fire can’t keep this hip and trendy eatery down! The eclectic menu and the over-the-top décor give you quite the dining experience, and the distinctive presentation of each dish (and drink!) are all part of the appeal at Barbacoa. Fantastic for first dates as well as fiftieth dates, be prepared to splurge on an unforgettable evening full of lively choices.
The Trolley House
1821 Warm Springs Ave
(208) 345-9255 | thetrolleyhouse.com
The Trolley House is a relaxed eatery, guaranteed to serve you great food, reasonable prices, and huge portions, while hosting a friendly and homey atmosphere. Make the trip with the in-laws to divulge in the larger-than-your-head sized pancakes, crispy bacon and hash browns, and leave fulfilled and satisfied for many hours after. This restaurant does not accept credit cards, so don’t forget to bring your cash!