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Where to Eat in Boise This Year

Same question, different day: What should I get for dinner tonight? City Cast Boise is here to help with our top picks for the best food in Treasure Valley. From James Beard award winning meals that give you a high profile experience to local coffee that keeps you feeling cozy all day long, here’s what we recommend.

1) Amano

Amano is a craft Mexican kitchen that delivers tradition in a vibrant and modern setting. We source carefully and prepare honestly to deliver the smell and taste of Mexico. Visit Amano’s Website.

2) Flying M

Flying M Coffeehouse is a beloved Boise destination, known for its quality coffee, quirky gifts, mismatched furniture, and friendly environment. Visit Flying M’s Website.

3) Bar Gernika

Bar Gernika has been a fixture on the Basque Block for almost 20 years and serves authentic Basque foods, wine and desserts. Visit Bar Gernika’s Website.

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4) KIN

We feel like family. We support, nourish, educate and bicker with one another. We keep each other grounded and pick each other up. We connect and care. We believe in our team and the Boise community and want to do our part to bring the best out of both. Visit KIN’s Website.

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5) Hawkins Pac-Out

Hawkin’s Pac-Out is an old fashioned, family-owned and operated drive-thru. We start cooking when you order. This might take a minute or two longer than some other places but we think you can taste the difference. Visit Hawkins Pac-Out Website.

6) Barbarian Brewing

If a donut and a stout had a baby, what would it taste like? Is edible glitter a thing? Those are the kind of questions that come up when we’re crafting our beers. And apparently, we’re not the only ones who think a little outside the barrel. Since we staged our invasion in 2015, our band of misfits has been proudly un-refining taste buds at our Garden City brewery and downtown Boise taproom. Visit Barbarian Brewing’s Website.

7) Calle 75

“We have eaten at almost every Mexican, or Mexican American restaurant in Boise, and Calle 75 Street Tacos have consistently come in first for freshness and flavor.” Visit Calle 75’s Website.

8) Neurolux

Trendy late-night venue offering a full bar with nightly live indie bands in a laid-back atmosphere. Visit Neurolux’s Website.

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