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199 N 8th St, Boise, ID 83702-6090
+1 208-287-1700
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good32%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (41 reviews)
“asparagus fries” (64 reviews)
“butter cake” (51 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m. Hours
American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
199 N 8th St, Boise, ID 83702-6090
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Warm and inviting atmosphere, I went there with some business associates on a Tuesday night and the place was packed, reservations recommended. We started out with some delicious cocktails made with Dry Fly Gin and an asparagus appetizer, very well done. I ordered a center...More

1  Thank Fearless39538695554
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had the pleasure of dining on the only day of the week they serve pork ribs. The sauce was like nothing I had ever tasted before. Not to sweet and a bit fruity. It was quite delicious. Try them if they are available. You...More

Thank travler2130
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great place for a group meal on 8th street downtown. The nachos with pulled pork were great. Try the ribs!

Thank Chip L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A gathering of 8 for dinner, excellent service, delightful menu, reasonable prices, and nice ambiance. Everyone enjoyed their meal and we would definitely return again, next special occasion.

1  Thank JoeBobNH
ForkAlavitaPRMgr, Public Relations Manager at Fork, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Joe, thanks for joining us! We appreciate the review. Cheers.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went with a group of 9, including two kids, for lunch. We walked up and made a reservation just as they were opening, so that we could walk around the dowtown area for about an hour. When we returned, we were able to walk...More

1  Thank Cube44
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Fork was our first meal in Boise. Located in downtown parking was a little challenging but we snagged a spot not too far away. After a brief walk we found the interior of Fork to be warm and cozy but seating was not readily available...More

Thank gingerseay
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The fork is one of my husband and my favorite place to go for happy hour. It’s a fun and active place, the service is great, people are friendly. We love to sit at the bar and order some good wine steamed artichoke and their...More

Thank 641kristene
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a lot of fun at dinner, the ambiance and location are great. The food was hit and miss with some entrees. The ravioli was NOT a hit, but the fried asparagus was great! Dessert was amazing especially the butter cake.

Thank Darren G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We made reservations for four on a Thursday night, and as soon as we walked in we were seated. The place is big, noisy with the hub bub of people having a good time. This isn't a small intimate place, but the kind of place...More

2  Thank Bryan H
ForkAlavitaPRMgr, Public Relations Manager at Fork, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for the review and support Bryan. Cheers.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Good, LARGE steak salad - be ready for lots of garlic! Service was prompt, friendly and knowledgeable. Two of us stopped in mid-week, 2-ish and were seated in a nice large booth - great for people-watching and checking out the space. Restaurant still serving quite...More

Thank Claudia D
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July 13, 2017|
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Response from Joseph M | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, don't drink, don't know.
Arvid M
July 26, 2016|
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Response from ForkAlavitaPRMgr | Property representative |
Hello! Just dinner on Tuesdays and chicken and waffle sliders during brunch on the weekends.
Arvid M
July 26, 2016|
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Response from beckett1 | Reviewed this property |
check their menu online
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$29
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Television, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Business meetings, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
9:30 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
9:30 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 199 N 8th St, Boise, ID 83702-6090
  • Public Transportation: ◦Fifteen weekday routes that operate between the hours of 5:15 a.m.and 6:45 p.m. ◦Eight Saturday routes that operate between the hours of 7:45 a.m. and 6:45 p.m.
  • Location: United States  >  Idaho (ID)  >  Boise
  • Phone Number: +1 208-287-1700
  • E-mail
Fork offers cuisine inspired from the Northwest region using the finest and freshest locally sourced ingredients. Fork also offers hand-crafted cocktails, a large selection of regional wines and beers in a rustic yet very warm, welcoming setting. Fork is open for lunch and dinner daily and will offer a full-service Saturday & Sunday brunch with a featured bloody Mary bar and fresh, local ingredients sourced from the Capital City Public Market on Saturday mornings.
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