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Owyhee Tavern

1109 Main st Boise, Idaho, Boise, ID 83702
+1 208-639-0440
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good29%
  • Average22%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“fresh oysters” (2 reviews)
“wagyu sirloin” (2 reviews)
“chicken” (5 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 22:00All hours
Steakhouse, Seafood, American, Bar, Pub, Gluten Free Options
1109 Main st Boise, Idaho, Boise, ID 83702
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Our celebration dinner was amazing. The food was exceptional, but the service was way beyond expectations. Exceptional experience.

Thank papastorm
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I visited Owyhee Tavern the other night! The restaurant is conveniently located with lots of parking in downtown Boise Idaho. From the start the host could not find our reservation so we sat in the lobby waiting for the others in our...More

Thank TerminalAngler
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Service was excellent, food was not good, the steam clams were not prepared correctly and the chicken was extra salty, and the salads were not the freshest. Loud restaurant, lighting and table decorations were not set for fine dining.

Thank Lisa C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had a great dinner and good service . I asked for a quiet area where I could study for a presentation and was well taken care of. Service was very good and not intrusive while at worked bit attentive. Food was very good, loved the...More

Thank Diana T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The food was very good. We had the steamed clams as an appetizer and they were delicious. Served with bread so you can mop up the mouthwatering liquid the clams were stewed in. Clams were followed by a flat iron steak, king salmon and trout....More

Thank tanner1Georgia
Reviewed 8 January 2018

Bar has great atmosphere especially during happy hour. Bartender friendly and efficient. Drinks are good. Oysters were decent though not super juicy, calamari was ok but not great. Absolutely worth going to as its amazing what has happened to this old hotel. Very inviting, open,...More

Thank Idahotraveler88
Reviewed 5 January 2018

We had an early lunch here and enjoued it very much. The service was very good as was the lunch. Several members of our group had the seafood chowder and remarked that it was very good. The background music in the bar was rather loud...More

Thank Paul P
Reviewed 3 January 2018

Three of us went here for lunch. All of us enjoyed our meals. The Philly Cheese Steak was delicious. It was topped with a fondue and quite tasty. Unfortunately the room was cold. My guests ordered hot water to keep their hands warm. The food...More

Thank Sully880
Reviewed 10 December 2017

I made reservations for my book club in August of 2017 for a December 8, 2017 dinner. I asked for a separate room or quiet location. The separate room holds way more people and costs extra money, so I reserved the "semi-private" room they offered...More

Thank openrangepony
Kristy T, Owner at Owyhee Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 11 December 2017

We agree with your review on the bad service and I believe my partner reached out to your group. We too, feel that it was completely unprofessional and we have remedied the situation. We are working on some acoustical issues to keep the distracting noise...More

Reviewed 24 November 2017 via mobile

I have eaten here several times and always enjoyed every visit until this evening. We stopped in for an appetizer and drinks and patiently waited for 20 min without being addressed by the staff. Several of the staff walked by without so much as bringing...More

Thank Travelingfoodsnob
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$30
Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Outdoor Seating, Television, Highchairs Available
Good for
Business meetings
Open Hours
09:30 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1109 Main st Boise, Idaho, Boise, ID 83702
  • Location: United States  >  Idaho (ID)  >  Boise
  • Phone Number: +1 208-639-0440
Owyhee Tavern was established in 2016. We are a modern upscale restaurant. We specialize in steak & seafood, we offer exceptional nightly chef specials. We also have a full bar & extensive wine menu. Look forward to serving you soon. Cheers!
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