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The Chef's Hut

164 S Cole Rd, Boise, ID 83709-0932
+1 208-376-3125
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good33%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
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164 S Cole Rd, Boise, ID 83709-0932
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Reviewed 12 December 2018

Traveling through town and had business at the car dealer across the street. Saw the sign but not meal time. Went back the next day for lunch (while car being worked on). WOW! Would eat here often if I lived in the area. Worth searching...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Donna T
Danielle D, Owner at The Chef's Hut, responded to this reviewResponded 13 December 2018

Thank you so much for seeking us out and supporting our local business, Donna! We hope to see you again on your next trip through here. Happy Holidays!

Reviewed 9 December 2018 via mobile

The place was packed when we arrived at 10:45, but we were seated within about 5 minutes. It was emptying by 11:30 with several empty tables. One of the waitresses said they were short staff, and we saw that with the long delay in getting...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank mohoosier
Danielle D, Owner at The Chef's Hut, responded to this reviewResponded 13 December 2018

Thank you so much for braving the crown and the construction to supporting our local business! As with many businesses in the area, we have had a hard time keeping enough employees to meet the demand. Fortunately, we have a new person starting this weekend...More

Reviewed 7 December 2018 via mobile

What a find! I heard about this place from a friend and this morning I had a chace to give it a try. You have to go for yourself, great food, great service, large portions and the staff all seemed to get along great. I...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank tpneumann
Reviewed 28 August 2018

We were traveling back home from a Seattle trip and needed a place for breakfast along the way. This place is hidden away in kind of an office park but what a treat! Old fashioned friendly service, delicious food, and a great price. Such charming...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank N C
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

Exactly what I was looking for. A great local find, off the main drag, mom-and-pop style café. Would not have known it existed had it not been for business in the area. Now that I know their location, I will happily go there again. Friendly,...More

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank marilynr210
Reviewed 20 July 2017

Breakfast at the Chef's Hut is has wonderful meal that was perfectly served by the waitress, She also filled me in on the local community. breakfast was always on time, hot (not warm) food and oh so good. All in all, a perfect place to...More

Date of visit: June 2017
Thank 523rodneyh
Reviewed 19 May 2017

This is in a weird corner of an older office park on the south east corner of Cole and Franklin. Heard a lot of good reviews so tried it for breakfast one a weekday. Decor is dated/old style coffee shop and seating is limited. However,...More

Date of visit: May 2017
Thank DAEsmae
Reviewed 20 April 2016

It's tucked away and you need to stumble on the location or go with a friend who has eaten there. It's very busy and while the food isn't gourmet, you will leave stuffed. Peak times have customers waiting in line outside the eatery. Don't eat...More

Date of visit: November 2015
1  Thank Dennis C
Reviewed 23 January 2016 via mobile

We had breakfast, which was average. Coffee is good. It is very hidden away, you would never know it was there. We just happened upon it.

Date of visit: January 2016
Thank 732athenas
Reviewed 26 October 2015

Chefs hut still the only place for breakfast or lunch. Great food, good friendly service and and all around good place.

Date of visit: October 2015
Thank Jerald G
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$6 - US$12
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Accepts Discover
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Open Hours
06:00 - 14:00
06:00 - 14:00
06:00 - 14:00
06:00 - 14:00
06:00 - 14:00
06:00 - 14:00
06:00 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 164 S Cole Rd, Boise, ID 83709-0932
  • Location: United States  >  Idaho (ID)  >  Boise
  • Phone Number: +1 208-376-3125
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The Chef's Hut restaurant has been serving up breakfast and lunch the old fashioned way for 37 years! Get a great start to your day at our hard-to-find cafe!
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