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Express Cafe

400 E Fairview Ave, Meridian, ID 83642-1738
+1 208-888-3745
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good25%
  • Average3%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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7:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m. Hours
American, Cafe, Diner
$$ - $$$
400 E Fairview Ave, Meridian, ID 83642-1738
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I had breakfast on Saturday at about 8:30. We hadn’t been in for a few years and thought we’d check it out again. We were amazed at the wonderful customer service -from the hostess, to our great waitress, to the gentleman checking...More

Thank Cheney7
Reviewed June 18, 2018

When you arrive and there is a line out the door you know you are at the right place for breakfast. They are quick and provide good quality food at good prices. This is a great breakfast place for sure.

Thank miketK4057RJ
Reviewed April 24, 2018 via mobile

Express is a very humble cafe with simple decor but adequate. Food is average or a Little Better. But those PRICES! Far above prices in similar establishments! Breakfast at upper class dinner prices. If this is for you, by all means give it a shot!

Thank Jack B
Reviewed March 5, 2018 via mobile

I'm not sure why this is not rated #1. I have ate breakfast all over town and this is by far the best! The portions (which are huge!) and prices can't be beat. I had biscuits and gravy, my mom had a waffle, and my...More

Thank Sheri2567
Reviewed December 6, 2017

I have no idea why this place receives so many positive reviews! It's the worst. Took our guests here with expectations of their famous eggs benny. Soo bad! Sauce tasted canned, quality was very basic, flavor terrible and enough potatoes on the plate for a...More

1  Thank rdbhoyt
Reviewed October 18, 2017 via mobile

Been coming to this clean family owned restaurant for over 15 years. They have excellent people working for them. You can tell the owners are great because the same people who waited on us our 1st visit are the same we had today!!!

Thank Joannie0904
Reviewed October 7, 2017 via mobile

Excellent chicken-fried steak, breakfast burritos and Eggs Benedict. Huge bed of hash browns and country potatoes crisp and flavorful! Highly recommended!

Thank MechEng2K
Reviewed September 28, 2017

We went there about 3 times & really enjoyed the food & service. Small place with excellent food & service.

Thank Dorothy W
Reviewed August 9, 2017 via mobile

We have always loved this place but my jaw dropped last week when I opened the menu and saw the outrageous hike in their prices!!!!over 12.00 for an omelette?????over 9.00 for biscuits and gravy??? There are two little benches where you wait for your table....More

2  Thank Rebecca P
Reviewed July 26, 2017 via mobile

Dream of the blueberry pancakes & those homefries! Superb! To live for! They have drive through service which is convenient as well. In & out seating for busy wait times. Only inside seating for dining. You can choose counter (usually no wait), table or booths....More

Thank Lisa E
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Cafe, Diner
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
7:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
6:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
6:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
6:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
6:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
6:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
6:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 400 E Fairview Ave, Meridian, ID 83642-1738
  • Location: United States  >  Idaho (ID)  >  Meridian
  • Phone Number: +1 208-888-3745
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