Category Archives: Food

Gino’s Italian Restaurant in Meridian Keeps Classic Italian Meals Alive

Italian restaurants like Gino’s Italian Restaurant in Meridian have it tough. Since most people can cook spaghetti and meatballs or a frozen pan of Stouffer’s Lasagna, they assume Italian food is easy to cook. It is not, though; real Italian … Continue reading

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Fresh-made Breakfasts Are Tops at The Griddle

The Griddle is certainly one of the Treasure Valley’s most popular places for a quality breakfast. Fresh, delicious food and some creative spins on old favorites make it a good choice to go when you want something for a great … Continue reading

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Anthony Bourdain’s Doc Wasted! The Story of Food Waste — In Theaters Now!

In the United States, 40 % of our food is wasted. 90 percent of food waste goes to landfills where it produces methane, a harmful greenhouse has. The process of making food has the worst impact on ecology than any … Continue reading

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A Classic Boise Date Night at Shige Japanese Cuisine

For many who have lived and grown up in Idaho, Shige Japanese Cuisine is synonymous for sushi in Boise.  Since there are so many new transplants to the area however, Shige is due for a recent exploration and review.  I … Continue reading

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Mr. Wok in Boise Serves Korean Cuisine to Warm Your Soul

Mr. Wok in Boise is one of a handful of Korean restaurants in the Treasure Valley. Korean food is known for two things—-their love of BBQ and their love of ban chan, which are basically appetizers/side dishes. Korean BBQ is … Continue reading

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Boise Fry Company Gives You Your Potatoes of Choice; Beer And Burgers Too

The Boise Fry Company is one of those places you might take for granted, as much a part of the landscape as say the Boise River. And just like the river, we need to float on by once in a … Continue reading

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Paddles Up Poké in Boise Offers Delicious Fresh Ingredients Hawaiian Style

Walk down any street in Hawaii and you’ll find a poké place just like Paddles Up Poké in Boise. Boise doesn’t have as many poké shops as Hawaii does, but they do have Paddles Up Poké. Convenient to businesses, the … Continue reading

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Guido’s Original New York Style Pizzeria in Boise Keeps a New Yorker Happy

Sometimes you really need to bring an expert to do a proper food review. For Guido’s Original New York Style Pizzeria, I did just that. Who better than bringing a native New Yorker who grew up on New York Style … Continue reading

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Football, Fun and Food at Boise Dave & Buster’s

It was yet another Sunday with a full slate of NFL football games where standing or kneeling would be just as dramatic as tackling and catching. Being the entertainment addicted American I am, I pondered where I could go to … Continue reading

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Big Daddy’s BBQ in Meridian Is A Smokin’ Good Place for ‘Que

Big Daddy’s BBQ in Meridian offers all that a good barbeque place should and more. The atmosphere is comfortable, the smell of smoke when you enter tells you that it’s real barbeque and the beer choices allow you to match … Continue reading

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