Highest-rated restaurants in Boise, according to Tripadvisor

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August 10, 2022
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Highest-rated restaurants in Boise, according to Tripadvisor

With the advent of Big Data, it's now easier than ever to quantify what people like around the globe. And when it comes to food, Americans seem to have specific opinions. American dining brands have a long and storied history, and whether they're fast food, fast-casual, high-end, or super cheap, U.S. restaurants offer something for almost everyone.

What's clear about U.S. dining habits is that people love options. Restaurants across America are chock-full of variety, mixing ethnicities, food regions, and cultures into steaming melting pots of (often) fried deliciousness.

Stacker compiled a list of the highest-rated restaurants in Boise using rankings from Tripadvisor. Tripadvisor rankings factor in the average rating and number of reviews. Some restaurants on the list may have recently closed. These restaurants range from fast food powerhouses to local hot spots.

Locals reading the list will surely see some favorite eateries and classic go-to restaurants. Keep reading to see if your favorite restaurant made the list—and to see which spots you haven't been to yet.

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#30. Capitol Cellars Restaurant

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (155 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Bar
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 110 S 5th St, Boise, ID 83702-5949
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#29. Cottonwood Grille

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (453 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.0/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (3.5/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: American
- Price: $$$$
- Address: 913 W River St, Boise, ID 83702-7082
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#28. Lucky Fins Boise

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (194 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.0/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Bar
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 801 W Main St Suite 107, Boise, ID 83702-5986
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#27. The Wylder

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (79 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Pizza, American
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 501 W Broad St, Boise, ID 83702-7642
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#26. Big Juds

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (184 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: American
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 1289 S Protest Rd, Boise, ID 83706-3181
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#25. WillowCreek Grill

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (174 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Sushi
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 2273 S Vista, Boise, Boise, ID 83705
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#24. Sockeye Grill and Brewery

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (115 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Bar
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 12542 W Fairview Ave, Boise, ID 83713-0026
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#23. Edge Brewing Company

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (180 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (3.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Bar
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 525 N Steelhead Way, Boise, ID 83704-8374
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#22. Riverside Grill

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (216 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Bar
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 2900 W Chinden Blvd Inside The Riverside Hotel, Boise, ID 83714-6629
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#21. Hilltop Station

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (135 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (5.0/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (5.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Brew Pub
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 12342 E Highway 21, Boise, ID 83716-9320
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#20. Tucanos Brazilian Grill

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (439 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Brazilian
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 1388 S Entertainment Ave, Boise, ID 83709-8316
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#19. CasaBlanca Cuban Grill

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (142 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Latin, Cuban
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 5506 West Overland Rd., Boise, ID 83705
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#18. Cucina Di Paolo

- Rating: 5.0 / 5 (80 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (5.0/5), Service (5.0/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Italian
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 1504 S Vista Ave, Boise, ID 83705-2536
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#17. The Melting Pot

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (129 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: American
- Price: $$$$
- Address: 200 N 6th St, Boise, ID 83702
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#16. The Griddle

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (193 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Cafe
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 404 E Parkcenter Blvd, Boise, ID 83706-7536
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#15. Alavita

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (292 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Italian
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 807 W Idaho St, Boise, ID 83702-5859
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#14. Bombay Grill

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (210 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Indian
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 928 W Main St Ste 102, Boise, ID 83702-5774
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#13. Luciano's Italian Restaurant

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (362 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Italian
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 11 N Orchard St, Boise, ID 83706-1620
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#12. Bar Gernika

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (324 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Pub
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 202 South Capitol Boulevard, Boise, ID 83702-7219
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#11. The Original Pancake House

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (235 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (3.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: American
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 5900 W Fairview Ave, Boise, ID 83704-7763
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#10. 10 Barrel Brewing Co.

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (396 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.0/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Bar
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 830 W Bannock St, Boise, ID 83702-5857
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#9. Fork

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (1,366 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Bar
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 199 N 8th St, Boise, ID 83702-6090
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#8. Bardenay Restaurant & Distillery

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (908 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Pub
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 610 W Grove St, Boise, ID 83702-5926
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#7. Bittercreek Alehouse

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (557 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Bar
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 246 N 8th St, Boise, ID 83702-5816
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#6. Goodwood Barbecue Company

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (976 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Barbecue
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 7849 W Spectrum St, Boise, ID 83709-8309
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#5. Barbacoa Grill

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (1,247 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Steakhouse, Latin
- Price: $$$$
- Address: 276 W Bobwhite Ct, Boise, ID 83706-3966
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#4. Sandbar Patio Bar & Grill

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (413 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.0/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (5.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Bar
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 2900 W Chinden Blvd The Riverside Hotel, BW Premier Collection, Boise, ID 83714-6629
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#3. Goldy's Breakfast Bistro

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (842 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Cafe
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 108 S Capitol Blvd, Boise, ID 83702-5901
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#2. The Basque Market

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (196 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: European, Spanish
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 608 W Grove St, Boise, ID 83702-5926
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#1. Chandlers Steakhouse

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (1,552 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Bar, Seafood
- Price: $$$$
- Address: 981 W Grove St Inside the Hotel 43, Boise, ID 83702-7036
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