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Viking Drive In

3790 W State St, Boise, ID 83703-5220
+1 208-342-7289
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  • Excellent67%
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  • Terrible33%
24 Aug 2017
“Absolutely Disgraceful Service”
30 Mar 2017
“Idaho Finger Steaks!!!”
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3790 W State St, Boise, ID 83703-5220
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Reviewed 24 August 2017

I have been a regular customer over the years with me and my family who have also came here years before me. We used to love this drive in, the service was great, the food was great and it was one of the greatest old...More

1  Thank Jacob B
Reviewed 30 March 2017

Great finger steaks, we can't get them in Colorado. Hot, crispy curly fries and service with a smile. Great choice for a quick lunch.

Thank Mike B
Reviewed 23 June 2016

I remember my family going here while I was growing up. Love getting good ol' Scotch 'n' Sodas here. I've never had a bad experience

Thank Tawnee S
Reviewed 13 July 2015

The staff is rude, the service is slow and the food is marginal at best. I will never return, and I would suggest that no one waste their money

1  Thank LM0073
Reviewed 28 August 2014 via mobile

Absolutely the best! Friendly, quick service. I found out quickly there were many speakers to order from. The employee, gal working cash register, kindly directed me to the window. I wanted Reece's peanut butter cup.. Instead had chocolate and peanut butter milkshake... Amazing! My food...More

1  Thank IKnowGoodCooks
Reviewed 25 June 2014

It is truly mostly a drive-thru, but there are picnic benches. the menu is really quite extensive. I had a delicious, sloppy, juicy burger. The fries were sold separately and were hot, crispy and well-seasoned. My daughter devoured her tots. My son adores BLT'S and...More

1  Thank pearlgearl
Reviewed 23 February 2014

Quite a gem! I tried the taco cheese dog and it is deliciously home made. Hot dog grilled on both sides first along with a caramel coke. I will be back to try the rest of the menu. Polite & well spoken service.

1  Thank Pureandtasty
Reviewed 30 January 2014 via mobile

I went to the school across the street when I was little.I decided to stop by the Viking Drive Inn for nostalgic reasons. SO GOOD! Thank you to the owner for not changing a thing. My expectations were exceeded. Two thumbs up, keep it up.

2  Thank Wallyeva1
Reviewed 21 January 2014 via mobile

Pumpkin milkshake is great. Eric 1 Giant is my favorite though the Veggie Burger is rad especially if you add jalapeños and Swiss cheese to it.. And bacon! Good job Viking!

1  Thank IKnowGoodCooks
Reviewed 1 December 2012

I just wanted to support a local business instead of Macdonald's, but it is clear I chose the wrong one. The food was edible at best, and I can say even less for the service. I ordered a jumbo burger (which was misleading because it...More

5  Thank amy a
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  • Address: 3790 W State St, Boise, ID 83703-5220
  • Location: United States  >  Idaho (ID)  >  Boise
  • Phone Number: +1 208-342-7289
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