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Sofia's Greek Bistro

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6748 North Glenwood Street, Garden City, ID
208 853 0844
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Today
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Mon - Sat 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner

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  • 8
    Excellent
  • 7
    Very good
  • 2
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  • 2
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  • 0
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Good Greek

Really good and very traditional Greek food. Large and filling portions. Wait staff ready to help with the menu and translations. Family run and recipes.

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 19, 2015
BobInBoise
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Boise, Idaho
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19 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Boise
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77 reviews 77 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2015

Based on a number of friends' comments we have avoided going here. But decided to try it for ourselves. We came away happy enough to be willing to return. Staff is friendly. The inside is somewhat cheap feeling but clean although it did smell a bit like the deep fryer. My wife lamb bowl was delicious nicely seasoned, juicy meat... More 

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Boise, Idaho
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65 reviews 65 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015

Really good and very traditional Greek food. Large and filling portions. Wait staff ready to help with the menu and translations. Family run and recipes.

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Meridian, Idaho
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32 reviews 32 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2015

This is a great little shop in a small mall area of Glenwood and State. It's close to D&B is the best way to describe it. You can't go wrong with the Big Fat Gyro. Order the Greek Salad instead of the fries and it's to die for. Can't wait to try a traditional Lamb and Potatoes dinner that they... More 

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14 reviews 14 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

We tried this place several times because we have friends that go there frequently and really like it. We've gone in for lunch, tried it as a family sit down at restaurant and even a to go order. The inside is very kitschy and usually smells very poorly ventilated deep fryer. We've tried the gyros and the kebabs, both times... More 

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Boise, Idaho
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22 reviews 22 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2015

The Greek Salad is perfection - perfectly seasoned chicken, fresh produce and plenty of feta cheese. The pita is (too good), almost always eat too much pita and hummus before the meal arrives! The good news, Greek salad is perfect leftover! We also regularly order the bowls and pitas, never disappointed. My niece loves the kid's mac 'n cheese (hangs... More 

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Garden Valley, Idaho
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Our new go-to restaurant in the Boise area! First-rate Greek food. The staff is wonderful. Love, love, LOVE this place!

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Boise, ID
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18 reviews 18 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

The only reason why I haven't given this café 5 stars is because I haven't tried that many different dishes. That's my fault, not theirs: I LOVE their Big Fat Greek Gyro so much that I can never bring myself to order anything else. As I said, my fault, not theirs. We enjoy the minimalist ambience, the service and the... More 

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Garden City, Idaho
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70 reviews 70 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2014 via mobile

After eating there alone last month, I was very satisfied with the food. So, we went on a Wednesday evening for dinner as I wanted Jan to try the egg plant special (she loves egg plant but didn't try it). We did have very good delicately flavored dinners. On Wednesday they have live music which although a little loud was... More 

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Garden City, Idaho
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70 reviews 70 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2014

Went for a meal that was different that the average Boise fare. Portion of the special was huge alms more that I could finish. Tasty but not over spiced. Excellent Greek wine. The server was friendly and attentive but not hovering

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Top Contributor
85 reviews 85 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2013

Have been there twice, both times for lunch. I had the spanakopita and it was big enough for a meal even though it was listed as an appetizer. My husband had the hero and it was huge and a better value. Our friends had Greek salads and loved them. The music reminds me of the movie "My Big Fat Greek... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 6748 North Glenwood Street, Garden City, ID
  • Location: United States  >  Idaho (ID)  >  Garden City
  • Phone Number: 208 853 0844

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Greek
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm

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