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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
Café
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“I'd be willing to say that this is the most popular cafe in Boise. Great vibes, fun trinkets to buy, and right downtown!”
  • 24 locals recommend
Other Great Outdoors
“Beautiful Boise River Greenbelt, 26 miles of paths for walking, biking, strolling while enjoying the beautiful Boise River.”
  • 27 locals recommend
Hotel
“Dining, shopping, museums, discovery center/aquarium, nearby hiking and mountain biking, and much much more.”
  • 29 locals recommend
Bar
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“This is a Boise institution. Located on the famous "Basque Block" in downtown Boise. Great food and cocktails. ”
  • 27 locals recommend
Electronics Store
“Bring your friends and family for a day of shopping, fun and entertainment at Boise Towne Square. Enjoy the enclosed, climate-controlled environment while you explore the best brands on the market. Take a break and relax at one of the casual restaurants before discovering your new favorite thing at one of 153 shops. ”
  • 11 locals recommend
Brewery
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“Certified organic nano pub brewery and locally sourced food- within a 5-minute walk.”
  • 21 locals recommend
Farmers Market
“This is not far away. Just stay on 27th Street till it becomes Shoreline and as you cross Americana, you'll see this market on your left. Saturdays. There's another one downtown encompassing most of 8th Street.”
  • 23 locals recommend
Coffee Shop
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“Also located in Hyde Park, my buddy says this place has the fastest wifi of any of the cafes. Last time I was there, they were experimenting with some basic lunch foods. ”
  • 21 locals recommend
Mexican Restaurant
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“Creative wraps, salads, tacos and margaritas-- along with sports on the TVs. All in the nearby Hyde Park disctrict.”
  • 28 locals recommend
American Restaurant
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“Trendy spot with great cocktails and good food. I love that they always have a great soup. Their happy hour is one of my favorite. 8th street scene.”
  • 23 locals recommend
Other Great Outdoors
“Not really a hiking trail. It's an asphalt pedestrian path along the river. Nice place for a walk, bike ride, or run.”
  • 24 locals recommend
Transportation
“Panoramic views of the city with a locale of beauty and architecture. One of Boise's Iconic spots. ”
  • 17 locals recommend
Bar
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“So we have a Ruth's Chris now but this is like the local version of that. If you have some money you really want to spend, then this is the place for you!”
  • 24 locals recommend
Park
“Fun park to check out with great hiking trails with off leash trails for your dog. ”
  • 26 locals recommend
Bakery
“You’ll find seriously good pastries at this Parisian-style cafe! Best croissants and coffee in the area. ”
  • 24 locals recommend