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Louie's Pizza & Italian Restaurant

2500 E Fairview Ave, Meridian, ID 83642-8072
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Ranked #24 of 182 restaurants in Meridian
Cuisines: Italian, Pizza
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations
Most recent review
- Jun 26, 2014
Restaurant details
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations
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53 reviews from our community

67% Recommend
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English first
Lompoc, California
15 reviews 15 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

Although Louie's has certainly changed over the years and the prices have increased, the food is still good, the service excellent and the atmosphere very nice.

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Meridian, Idaho
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48 reviews 48 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2014

We were hungry about 4:00 pm on a weekday. We had never tried Louie's, but had driven by several times. We were the first of the early dinner crowd. We were told that the happy hour specials were available, along with dinner. The specials were "lunch size" versions, and were "just right" for what we wanted. The sauce was tasty... More

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Eugene, Oregon
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43 reviews 43 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2014

We went here for a birthday party. We had around 20 or so people in our party. The service was ok, but I felt rushed every time the next course of food was brought out. The steak I ordered was good but not remarkable. Of all the dishes ordered that night, the majority of the people in our party agreed... More

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1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2014 via mobile

There are a handful of fine servers at this establishment. Judging by the appearance of the building, the consistency of the food, the prices of the cheap wines they offer, and how they wash your dishes in the back is utterly cheap, dissappointing, and a sign that the management crew here is careless. Countless times this restaurant has only had... More

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Boise, Idaho
12 reviews 12 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2014

We had a group of over 40 people for a birthday party on Saturday. The family style italian food was the best...fresh salad, homemade pizza and pasta! I LOVED it!

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Boise, Idaho
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46 reviews 46 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2014

I remember coming here as a kid and thinking it was so fancy. When we walked in, the building is beautiful, but their décor (peeling wallpaper, orange and blue BSU shirts and sweatshirts hanging on a wire from the ceiling, obviously fake plants, etc.) was tackiness at it's worst. Sitting down, we were greeted by our server, who checked on... More

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Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2014

Louie's is always a great relaxing dinner or lunch. The pizza is very tasty! Service is always good. The chocolate cake dessert is good as well. The best part is the relaxing atmosphere though. A great choice for a last min decision for a sit down dinner.

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Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

Excellent selection of pasta, and the tortellini is absolutely wonderful. My husband and I have come here on our anniversary. One of the most memorable meal is when our waiter sang for us. The staff really gives 110%.

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Meridian, Idaho
17 reviews 17 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2014

Nothing about our experiences at Louie's have been bad, but nothing's been great. The food is ordinary American Italian, a bit on the bland side, the atmosphere's a tad cold and a little loud, the service perfunctory but efficient. Not a bad place, but not a special one.

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Boise, Idaho
4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2013

The food is always good. The pizza is great atmosphere excellent. Salad bar well stocked. Servers are wonderful.

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