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Boondocks Restaurant

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3587 Yale Kilgore Rd, Island Park, ID 83429-5119
+1 208-716-3720
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Wed - Sun 11:00 - 20:00
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3 reviews
Reviewed 3 March 2017 via mobile

A long way from the west Florida beaches and one of our favorite places to eat while snowmobiling. Great food, and delicious cinnamon buns.

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Thank John P
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Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

This is a nice little cozy place to wat. My wife got the steak and I got ribs. The steak was really good. The ribs not as good, I like mine a little crispy on the outside and with a little more flavor. So good, but not quite 5 stars.

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Thank Mika O
Huntsville, Utah
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Reviewed 27 January 2017 via mobile

We go to Boondocks every time we are at our cabins in Island Park. They have a great menu, good service and the best chicken fried steak I've ever had!! The owners are great too!!

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Thank Kay84317
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Reviewed 9 January 2017 via mobile

Boondocks is an amazingly great place to eat! The older man who cooks is an awesome cook. Everything tastes amazing! A little spendy, but for the food we get we cannot complain.

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Thank Dashia F
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Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

Me and my family to there every time we are in town!! It has great food. It has great service. I have never been there once and had a bad experience. I look forward to going back next time we are in town!!!

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Camp Hill, Pennsylvania
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Reviewed 18 October 2016

Came here with the family after a long day hiking in the Tetons. It was the perfect end to a long day with good food, service and ambiance. Lots of locals there.

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Abington, Pennsylvania
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Reviewed 8 October 2016

You can tell this restaurant is good because it's where the locals go (at least the night we were there it seemed to be all locals). The restaurant is quaint and welcoming, the staff is super friendly, the food ranged from excellent to OK (the prime rib was a little too fatty), the serving sizes were good and the prices... More 

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Reno, Nevada
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 October 2016

Stopped in because of previous reviews and found the food to be okay, but nothing special. The service was good, but we wouldn't go out of our way to go there again if ever in the area.

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Thank Kat654
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Reviewed 18 September 2016

The Boondocks is as the name says "In the Boondocks. Service was speedy, Food was excellant. I had fish & chips which was excellant. Portion size was large. Fish was crispy but not overcooked. This is a cash only resteraunt, which was not a problem. Place was full. Rasonably priced.

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Reviewed 31 August 2016 via mobile

The food and service were very good. I especially liked the green chili soup and the onion rings. You don't find good beer battered onion rings anymore. Tamales were very good as well. If I'm ever back that way, I would go again!!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$7 - US$25
Cuisine
American
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Cash Only, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 20:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 20:00
Thursday
11:00 - 20:00
Friday
11:00 - 20:00
Saturday
11:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3587 Yale Kilgore Rd, Island Park, ID 83429-5119
  • Location: United States  >  Idaho (ID)  >  Island Park
  • Phone Number: +1 208-716-3720
Description
We are now closed until the summer season! Thanks for the winter business and hope to see you soon!

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?