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Hungry Onion Drive-In

334 N Main St, Meridian, ID 83642-2706
+1 208-888-0051
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good42%
  • Average15%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“onion rings” (5 reviews)
“cheeseburger” (3 reviews)
“chicken” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Fast food
334 N Main St, Meridian, ID 83642-2706
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Reviewed June 6, 2017 via mobile

Stopped by for a quick burger, fries and chicken strips. I asked for onion and tomato, and did not get it so I sent it back. Worst burger I have ever had. My son ordered the chicken strips, at the last minute he decided to...More

Thank Sue H
Reviewed June 4, 2017 via mobile

The only place to get a peanut butter shake and a good old fashioned burger... Keep on keeping on, Onion! We love you!

Thank Mary Jean W
Reviewed May 27, 2017 via mobile

Skinny little patty, tastes like it has filler. Cooked just enough to thaw it out. "Meat", what there was of it, was pink and cold once I got a few bites in. Wish I had just gone to a chain.

Thank kupergirlEileen
Reviewed April 28, 2017 via mobile

This place has been here forever. It has been years since I have been here. Car hop style service. Ladies very attentive. Fries were really good nice and hot not to greasy. Cheeseburger was ok. I love these kind of places that have been around...More

Thank Sue H
Reviewed March 24, 2017

This great little piece of Meridian history still serves it up car-hop style. My first time ordering I did not know what to expect. I thought that their "Large" might be like a McDonalds "Large". Bhahahahaha, their "Large" is "Huge" - and I'm a big...More

Thank Boise_Matt
Reviewed February 8, 2017

A throw back to the 50's with carhops coming out to take your order. Typical fast food fare of burgers, hot dogs etc. Surprisingly good ice cream. One of my favourites is their three piece chicken dinner. Comes with slice of toast, fries and couple...More

Thank Curtis M
Reviewed February 7, 2017

My stomach hurt from all the grease that was present in everything we ate. My husband liked the "gut bomb", but I hated it.

Thank Diana G
Reviewed September 14, 2016

Such a cool place to visit. Pull up in your car and order from the carhop. All kinds of yummy food! Just a GREAT experience!

Thank 42tammyr
Reviewed June 24, 2016 via mobile

The place has the best burgers in Idaho. Don't let looks fool you. It's a dive and the tables will put splinters in your rear...but get the house special and order on of their custom drinks like the Scotch and Soda ...it's OK...it's a fountain...More

Thank Rob A
Reviewed May 22, 2016

A local institution, the Hungry Onion serves classic drive in fare in a classic drive in place. The food is not outstanding but it is good. The drive in experience beats Sonic for authenticity but the lot is small and the awning is low, no...More

Thank KanakaHaole
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Restaurant features
Takeout, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 334 N Main St, Meridian, ID 83642-2706
  • Location: United States  >  Idaho (ID)  >  Meridian
  • Phone Number: +1 208-888-0051
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