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2053 E Fairview Ave Ste 101, Meridian, ID 83642-8044
09:00 - 20:30
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Sun 11:00 - 19:00
Mon - Tue 09:00 - 20:30
Wed - Fri 09:00 - 22:00
Sat 10:00 - 21:00
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Oostburg, Wisconsin
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20 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 23 January 2016 via mobile

This wonder of culinary delights and unique gelato martinis nestled in a wonderful area of small shops is a must find. I attended the owner and his twin sister's birthday celebration at this bright and airy cafe/patio. Live music, drinks, food, sushi and an eclectic mix of personalities make this entertaining hideaway worth a visit every trip to the Boise... More 

Thank SuzanClark1
Level Contributor
132 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 March 2015 via mobile

Do you like adventure? Do you like trying new things? This place is a bit disorganized but when you think of a place that offers espresso drinks to sushi, it's not going to flow as well as some places. We had a leisurely lunch on a Sunday and were overall satisfied with what we got. Don't plan to be waited... More 

Thank Fabvagtrp
Nampa, Idaho
1 review
Reviewed 24 May 2014

What else can I say? People entered while we were there with dogs on leashes. They were then let to run around in the sushi prep/cash register area! However, I must say the gelato was good.

Thank Mary R
Meridian, Idaho, United States
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 18 September 2013

I took my wife here for lunch thinking a sandwich and some gelato sounded good. Boy was I wrong. When I got there the place was empty except for one other customer (who come to find out was the owners girlfriend). No staff in sight. We waited for 2 or 3 minutes until a disheveled looking waitress came out. She... More 

1 Thank Woody E
Boise, Idaho, United States
Level Contributor
9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 July 2013 via mobile

Best meatball sub ever, pizza a little on the cheesy side, kids lived it, gelato AMAZING. Cinnamon almond is great, Bounty is shockingly good. Service wonderful, might need to hire an extra server. only complaint: the restroom needs work. Sink falling off wall, dirt rings in sink and toilet, and trash and floor kinda nasty. We'll be back. Just wont... More 

Thank Steve M
Burns, Oregon, United States
1 review
Reviewed 4 September 2012

I have been a customer since they opened, as has my son and his wife. The chicken artichoke pizza is my favorite, but we have not been disappointed with anything we ordered. The martinis are generous portions, and the service is always cheerful and friendly. Not difficult to find and there is always adequate parking. Love the patio atmosphere.

Thank Deborah P
Boise, Idaho
1 review
Reviewed 2 May 2012

This place has everything I love to eat and drink and they do it sooooooo well! Excellent service, live entertainment, drinks, and food. I can't wait for a nice sunny day to come back and sit in the courtyard with an ice cold gelato martini.

Thank CindyW35394
Sweetwater, Texas
Level Contributor
29 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 December 2011

It was my birthday and hubby took me there. He had been there before and said I'd like it cause I love martinis. The food was great and the Gelato Martini (which I'd never tried before was really good). Service was good too. It was during the summer so we sat outside and it was very nice and relaxing.

Thank KingCreole66
Boise, Idaho
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 October 2011

Great place and so much fun! Mom and dad can get a tastee and if you have the kids they can have a gelato- every body is happy! The martinis are amazing- sooo good! Sushi is really good as well as the sandwiches. Really like the pizza and meatball sandwich! This is not a fancy restaurant. It is very casual... More 

Thank Lonie C
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159 reviews
104 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 82 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 July 2011

I think the freezer was set too high for the gelato. Ours was hard and tasted old. There are not a lot of gelato places in Meridian or Boise. We were disappointed in the gelato but enjoyed the outdoor patio.

Thank Soiled

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Restaurant features
Open Hours
11:00 - 19:00
09:00 - 20:30
09:00 - 20:30
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2053 E Fairview Ave Ste 101, Meridian, ID 83642-8044
  • Location: United States  >  Idaho (ID)  >  Meridian

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?