Category Archives: Restaurants

Star Country Cafe a Great Choice For Biscuits and Gravy

Wanting to take a drive out to the ‘country’, I decided a trek to the Star Country Cafe was a good place to head to. Having never been to Star itself, I headed west and then took a leisurely drive … Continue reading

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Thai Cuisine in Boise Serves Food That is Genuine, Authentic and Delicious

Thai Cuisine in Boise certainly doesn’t mince words about what is about. They serve Thai food and only Thai food; and they do it extremely well. Walking in, the décor is basic, with plenty of Thai touches to set the … Continue reading

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In Search Of: Finger Steaks at Zimm’s Burger Stache in Boise

A chance stop led me to Zimm’s Burger Stache in Boise for a late lunch. While my dining companion ordered the Lou Brown Burger, a nice burger topped with jalapeños, bacon and pepper jack cheese, my eyes immediately caught the … Continue reading

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Pozole Soup at Taqueria la Flama in Boise Is Perfect For A Cold, Rainy Day

On a cold, drizzly day, nothing sounded better for lunch than a nice hot bowl of pozole from Taqueria la Flama in Boise, the new Mexican restaurant that is the real thing. As I walked inside, the first thing I noticed … Continue reading

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El Cafetal Colombian Restaurant in Nampa Brings Colombian Cuisine to Idaho

As the sound of salsa music wafted through the the speakers in El Cafetal Colombian Restaurant in Nampa, I sat down for another visit to them. Maybe I like El Cafetal because they remind me of my visits to Cartegena, … Continue reading

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Boise Fry Company Serves Fries and More In Nampa

One good choice for food in Nampa is the Boise Fry Company (BFC), and boy did we need it. It’s not that Nampa didn’t have a bunch of good burger joints–the problem is that they have been the same ones … Continue reading

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Fujiyama Japanese Sushi House Opens New Location In Meridian

Fujiyama Japanese Sushi House has opened its second location in Meridian. Fujiyama, which as gained an excellent following at their Milwaukee Street Location in Boise, is now bringing the same sushi and dinner entrees to the Meridian location on Fairview … Continue reading

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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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