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The intersection of State and Lemp streets is one of the most storied crossroads in Boise. Widely known as the former home of the aptly named State & Lemp, James Beard-nominated chef Kris Komori’s tasting concept that blazed through the restaurant scene in a flash of garnished glory, thi…

When Jacob Black founded Lost Grove Brewing, he adopted a two-pronged approach to making money, with revenue coming in from his taproom on Lusk Street and from distribution to bars and restaurants—“If we lost one of those legs, we’d have another one to support it,” he told Boise Weekly. Then…

Despite its draw for celebrities and reputation for hard partying after a day on the mountain, Ketchum is a sleepy town. Bars that are technically “open” until 2 a.m., start putting up barstools hours beforehand—and getting something to eat after 10 p.m.? Unless you enjoy gas station food fr…

Politics and love don’t always go hand in hand. In fact, it’s often quite the opposite. However, if you head to Capitol Cellars for a Valentine’s Day dinner, you’ll get a heavy dose of both.

It may be a traditional French breakfast item, but the omelette has become a staple of American diners across the country. Easily one of the most versatile breakfast items, folks at home and in professional kitchens stuff them with just about anything.

The intersection of State and Lemp streets is one of the most storied crossroads in Boise. Widely known as the former home of the aptly named State & Lemp, James Beard-nominated chef Kris Komori’s tasting concept that blazed through the restaurant scene in a flash of garnished glory, thi…

Behind the Idaho State Capitol, the Azteca Taco Truck takes up a couple of metered parking spaces it pays for daily, blowing the enchanting smell of Mexican food into the cold air.

For this series, Boise Weekly conducted a tremendous amount of research into local taco trucks. That meant eating a lot of tacos, and unsurprisingly, a few establishments stood out from the rest. Enjoy our unofficial rankings.

Much like how ducking into a hole-in-the-wall restaurant can feel like being privy to a secret, a lot of taco afficionados believe that the best tacos are found at taco trucks that look like they were created with pure grit and dreams.

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