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Boondocks Restaurant

3587 Yale Kilgore Rd, Island Park, ID 83429-5119
+1 208-716-3720
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good17%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“cinnamon rolls” (13 reviews)
“fish and chips” (19 reviews)
“cheesecake” (12 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
3587 Yale Kilgore Rd, Island Park, ID 83429-5119
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Small restaurant so if it is crowded you will wait, we waited ~45 minutes to be seated on a Friday evening. Once seated the waitress told us up front the food would be another 30-45 minutes so we would not be upset. The bruschetta was...More

Thank Brian B
Reviewed September 7, 2018

Got the rib eye steak and mashed potatoes the salad was fresh and crisp. Steak just right for me. Two of us got the rib eyes, one rainbow trout which my cousin said was delicious clean restaurant and very relaxed atmospheres

Thank Becky B
Reviewed September 4, 2018 via mobile

We were told to go here by our Airbnb host along with some locals. We went for dinner. Food was outstanding! The trout was not fishy at all would highly recommend along with the home made calzones. The pitcher of Long Island ice teas went...More

Thank Chelsea S
Reviewed August 28, 2018 via mobile

Pat and Nancy are very caring and generous people. Great home cooking and great atmosphere. There staff are A plus taking care of there customers. There baked goods are over the top!!!

Thank Jean C
Reviewed July 22, 2018 via mobile

Wonderful food. The salads are fantastic, especially. Now they open at 4 PM and fill up fast. They now have air conditioning.

Thank 01dFo1ks
Reviewed July 22, 2018

We were a group of ten and we were accommodated after a short wait. The food is excellent and, despite being one of the only restaurants in the area, the owners have not exploited this fact by hiking the prices.

Thank PETRA001
Reviewed July 21, 2018 via mobile

Moderately priced like most places in Island Park, but I enjoyed my meal more than some of the other places. I had fish and chips and felt it was worth the price. Lots of concerns about cash only. Allegedly they do accept credit cards, but...More

Thank Justin F
Reviewed July 19, 2018 via mobile

This was our 6th time to Boondocks. The addition of air conditioning is wonderful and they are still batting 1000 with their meals. We started with the drink special for $5.00 each that really hit the spot on a hot day. My wife had the...More

Thank What-I-think-about
Reviewed July 17, 2018

Calzone was the highlight of my son's life. Burgers were good. Cinnamon rolls yummy. Nice Service. Everyone was happy.

Thank Brynn C
Reviewed July 13, 2018 via mobile

We were camping nearby and after a dinner catastrophe we were hunting for a place to eat! Boondocks showed up with good reviews so we decided to give it a try. Very glad we did!! A cute little restaurant tucked away from the main road...More

Thank Beth M
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Questions & Answers
June 8, 2016|
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Response from Ann O | Reviewed this property |
CASH ONLY. That is correct.
May 25, 2016|
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Response from blackfrito | Property representative |
Yes! Most of our dishes can be made gluten free on request, just let us know that that is what you're looking for. Hope to see you soon!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$7 - $25
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Special occasions
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3587 Yale Kilgore Rd, Island Park, ID 83429-5119
  • Location: United States  >  Idaho (ID)  >  Island Park
  • Phone Number: +1 208-716-3720
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We are closed for the fall off season! Thank you all for a wonderful 2018 summer, updates will be posted here and on our Facebook!
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