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199 N 8th St, Boise, ID 83702-6090
+1 208-287-1700
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good33%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (40 reviews)
“asparagus fries” (57 reviews)
“butter cake” (50 reviews)
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American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
199 N 8th St, Boise, ID 83702-6090
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Reviewed yesterday

Our crowd of five had a great meal at the Fork on Friday evening. It was our first time at the Fork and we were amazed at the food quality and presentation. Many talk about local foods but this place does it and delivers with...More

Thank Joe B
Reviewed 2 days ago

You can spend $50 or $150 for 2 people and have a good relaxing meal. The menu goes from burgers to high end complicated dishes, all dependent on what you want. We generally don't decide where we're going to eat until the last moment unless...More

Thank Joseph F
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We just walked in without a reservation. We were told a 30-45 min wait. With two little kids, and 104 degree late afternoon heat, it was not an easy wait. It just so happened a party of three did not show up for their reservation,...More

1  Thank worldwonder805
Reviewed 1 week ago

I took 2 clients to Fork for drinks before dinner on a Friday night. Fork is right in downtown Boise in a very walkable neighborhood; I walked a half-mile from the Hyatt Centric. We sat at the bar. The bartender was friendly and the drinks...More

Thank nlman1985
Reviewed 1 week ago

Asparagus Fries - you have to try these. Just lovely. Had a really lovely meal at this fun and vibrant restaurant. Slick service from the staff. Beware it does get busy so try to beat the crowds or make a reservation if that is possible.

1  Thank 2fromWN
ForkAlavitaPRMgr, Public Relations Manager at Fork, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thanks for the positive review!

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great food and atmosphere. Definitely a spot worth going to if you're in town or a local looking for a new place.

Thank Nate T
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It's one of the trendy place in town to have a dinner. Food is good and with different choices. Will came back again

Thank Giovanni M
ForkAlavitaPRMgr, Public Relations Manager at Fork, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

We love hearing that you'll be back, thank you!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We live in Napa and tried an Idaho gsm there and was impressed. Waiter was great Short rib was awesome as was the trout nice friendly atmosphere. Fun bar

Thank David O
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had brunch here on advice of a friend. Glad we did. Very friendly staff with attentive waitstaff. I got the house specialty chicken and waffle sliders. They were well presented and really delicious. My wife got the huevos rancheros. Also delicious. We wanted dessert...More

1  Thank Charles N
ForkAlavitaPRMgr, Public Relations Manager at Fork, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hi Charles, thanks so much!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have eaten in many places of high reputation: this is one of the best meals I have had. Everything was excellent and with a unique touch but the Butter Cake is simply to die for!

2  Thank Leah T
ForkAlavitaPRMgr, Public Relations Manager at Fork, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Leah, best review ever. Thanks so much!

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July 13, 2017|
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Response from Joseph M | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, don't drink, don't know.
Arvid M
July 26, 2016|
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Response from ForkAlavitaPRMgr | Property representative |
Hello! Just dinner on Tuesdays and chicken and waffle sliders during brunch on the weekends.
Arvid M
July 26, 2016|
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Response from beckett1 | Reviewed this property |
check their menu online
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$10 - $29
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Television, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Families with children, Bar scene, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Romantic, Large groups
Open Hours
9:30 AM - 9:00 AM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
9:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 199 N 8th St, Boise, ID 83702-6090
  • Public Transportation: ◦Fifteen weekday routes that operate between the hours of 5:15 a.m.and 6:45 p.m. ◦Eight Saturday routes that operate between the hours of 7:45 a.m. and 6:45 p.m.
  • Location: United States  >  Idaho (ID)  >  Boise
  • Phone Number: +1 208-287-1700
  • E-mail
Fork offers cuisine inspired from the Northwest region using the finest and freshest locally sourced ingredients. Fork also offers hand-crafted cocktails, a large selection of regional wines and beers in a rustic yet very warm, welcoming setting. Fork is open for lunch and dinner daily and will offer a full-service Saturday & Sunday brunch with a featured bloody Mary bar and fresh, local ingredients sourced from the Capital City Public Market on Saturday mornings.
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