The 10 Best Restaurants And Diners In Nampa, Idaho

Photo of Marcelina Morfin
9 February 2017

Located 20 miles west of state capital Boise, Nampa is the second largest city in Idaho and one of the fastest growing places in the state. When there is growth, there is often change, including a deliciously booming dining scene. From savoury dishes to sweet treats, from refined eateries to fast-casual spots, here is an updated look at some of the best cultural restaurants in Nampa right now.

Meister and Hardiman Building, Nampa | © Visitor7/WikiCommons

BabeCakes Cupcakery

Restaurant, American, $$$
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Flying M interior
Flying M interior | Courtesy Flying M Coffee Garage
BabeCakes Cupcakery is a bakery and café offering customers many other tasty edibles in addition to cupcakes. A downtown venue, this eatery serves up breakfast, lunch, and other sweet treats such as pies, pastries, and candies. The cupcakes are a must-try though, with flavours like salted caramel, peanut butter and jelly, and baked Oreo proving popular with regulars.

Flying M Coffee Garage

Cafe, Coffee Shop, Coffee, American
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Courtesy Flying M Coffee
A popular café set within a charming environment, Flying M Coffee Garage provides local residents with great coffee, delicious baked goods, and live entertainment and events, including concerts and craft markets. Located in an old converted auto shop in the historic downtown area, this friendly coffee shop does its best to keep things local by roasting their own coffee and offering made-from-scratch treats made with the best locally and regionally sourced ingredients.

Little Saigon Vietnamese Restaurant

Restaurant, Vietnamese, $$$
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A signature dish at The Idaho Hop House
A signature dish at The Idaho Hop House | Courtesy The Idaho Hop House
Little Saigon is a lovely family-owned and operated restaurant specialising in flavourful Vietnamese cuisine. Located in the heart of downtown, the restaurant features a warm and inviting atmosphere where guests can sample a host of dishes.

The Idaho Hop House

Bar, American, $$$
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Idaho Hop House, 113 13th Ave. S
Idaho Hop House, 113 13th Ave. S | © Courtesy Blue Sky Café
The Idaho Hop House is a downtown venue specialising in craft beer and pub-style food. While it features beer from around the world, emphasis is placed on those brews from the Northwest. Guests also have the chance to sample some tasty dishes from snacks to hamburgers to pizza.

Blue Sky Cafe

Restaurant, American, $$$
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Chicken Apple Salad
Chicken Apple Salad | Courtesy Brick 29 Bistro
Blue Sky Cafe is a family-friendly restaurant serving American food to hungry diners seven days a week. In a casual environment complete with decorations of flight memorabilia, guests have a host of dishes to choose from depending on if they want breakfast, lunch or dinner. This café also features a full bar plus an entertainment area where people can shoot some pool before or after their meal.

Brick 29 Bistro

Restaurant, American, $$$
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Chicken Apple Salad | Image Courtesy of Brick 29 Bistro
Brick 29 Bistro is a warm and inviting restaurant specialising in ‘comfort food reinvented.’ Using the best locally sourced ingredients and then infusing them with international flavours the menus are fresh and exciting. This bistro also offers delicious vegetarian options, a host of wines from the Snake River Valley, plus a delightful Sunday brunch.

Island Kine Grinds

Restaurant, American
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Island Kine Grinds is a local treasure where everyone is treated like family. Located in an unassuming strip-mall, this warm and inviting restaurant offers locals an authentic ‘taste of Hawaii‘ at an affordable price all within a relaxed atmosphere. Influenced by many Asian cultures, the food offered is full of exotic and sweet notes.

Italian To Go

Restaurant, Italian, $$$
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Italian To Go specialises in authentic Italian cuisine. With the bulk of their business being takeaway and delivery, this welcoming restaurant does have a few indoor tables plus outdoor seating when the weather allows. Featuring a menu that contains recipes passed down from generation to generation, the mouth-watering dishes are made-from-scratch using only the freshest ingredients available.

Messenger Pizza & Brewery

A colourful eclectic pizza parlour located downtown, Messenger Pizza and Brewery features delectable pies plus an impressive assortment of micro-brews that will tantalise many guests. Diners can order a speciality pizza, or they may create their own pie choosing from a variety of ingredients, including four types of dough, four sauces, seven types of cheese, many meat toppings, plus an extensive list of veggies.

Messenger Pizza and Brewery, 1224 1st St. S., Nampa, ID, USA, +1 208 461 0081

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