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504 Shoup Ave, Still in Historic Downtown Idaho Falls, Idaho Falls, ID 83402
208-522-2091
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  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Alway Fresh and Spicy to Taste

Another favorite for a nice lunch, dinner or takeout. Located downtown or on 17th Street, Happy's offers a nice selection of dishes at a reasonable price. Spicy dishes can be toned down or heated up to taste. Fresh vegetables and really good lo mein. Also, downtown location offers beer and... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed December 18, 2014
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Idaho Falls, Idaho
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

This was my first time here. The food was incredible; some of the best I've ever had. I will definitely be going back.

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Idaho Falls, Idaho
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015

Here you can dine in, carry out, or get delivery food. The food is what you'd expect given that type of business. When I crave Chinese food I do order delivery but don't expect authentic Chinese food.

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Idaho
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014

Another favorite for a nice lunch, dinner or takeout. Located downtown or on 17th Street, Happy's offers a nice selection of dishes at a reasonable price. Spicy dishes can be toned down or heated up to taste. Fresh vegetables and really good lo mein. Also, downtown location offers beer and wine. Best chinese in Idaho Falls!

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Idaho Falls, Idaho
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33 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014

This restaurant is reasonable and has great fresh tasting food. The service is good and quick. I always am pleased.

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Menan, Idaho, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

The chef/owner and his are from China where he trained and is certified as a chef. His food is delicious and his recipes are original. Many of the dishes can be spiced as hot as you want. Portions are generous and prices are reasonable. Combo plates are a great way to try several dishes!

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Prescott, Arizona
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2014

We ate at the Happy's in downtown Idaho Falls for dinner. It is located in a renovated historic space that may be beat described as Asian art deco". We both ordered one of the combination platters for $8.95 which were nicely presented with very generous portions. The eggroll and the fried shrimp were both outstanding !! The lo mein was... More 

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American Falls, Idaho
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2014

17th Street Happy's Express. Same owners. Worst food I have ever eaten. Everything we ordered had a horrible rancid flavor like it had been cooked in really bad old, rancid oil. We tried the chicken, beef, loo mein and fried rice. All of it had the same horrible flavor. When I called about it asking if I could take the... More 

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Idaho Falls
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2013

We love this restaurant. It is the best Chinese food in town. Also, it just changed locations. It is now on the corner of Shoup and B street.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2013 via mobile

This to my understanding is the only Chinese delivery in Idaho falls . Service was fast . Great food

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2013

We were tired and wanted good food that was not pizza that would deliver. Happy's fit the bill. They delivered (we stayed at the Best Western, Driftwood Inn). Good food, but a tiny bit pricey,

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Restaurant Details

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  • Address: 504 Shoup Ave, Still in Historic Downtown Idaho Falls, Idaho Falls, ID 83402
  • Location: United States  >  Idaho (ID)  >  Idaho Falls
  • Phone Number: 208-522-2091

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Chinese

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