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Boondocks Restaurant

3587 Yale Kilgore Rd, Island Park, ID 83429-5119
+1 208-716-3720
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good17%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“cinnamon rolls” (13 reviews)
“cheesecake” (12 reviews)
“calzone” (10 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
3587 Yale Kilgore Rd, Island Park, ID 83429-5119
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Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

My husband and I went for dinner. I had the fish and chips and he had the turkey sandwich. They were both excellent. The owners were so nice and their daughter waited on us and told us of all the good places to visit! We...More

1  Thank jechloupek
Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

Enjoyed are meal. Service was great. Small dining area in a log house. Enjoyed the steak sandwich and french dip

Thank Karen652014
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

The menu items that we could order were good including the fish and chips, the buffalo burger, and the shrimp pohboy. What was unfortunate was that there was only one dessert available. Given that they are supposedly known for there cinnamon rolls, huckleberry cheese cake...More

Thank Coedy H
Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

Food is excellent and staff is great!!! We have never had a bad meal there and these last 2 visits are no exception. I love their tamales. My husband's favorite is the fish and chips. Everyone loves their prime rib offered on Friday and Saturday...More

1  Thank P P
Reviewed 4 July 2017 via mobile

Terrific margaritas starting off. Crisp salad with awesome homemade salad dressings. Fresh perfectly cooked trout with almonds, crisp veggies, twice baked potatoes and the delicious ending of huckleberry cheese cake that was to die for. Can't wait to try lunch!!!

Thank Gerry H
Reviewed 3 July 2017 via mobile

We were renting a cabin nearby and found this restaurant through Trip Advisor. We returned after a long, rainy day in Yellowstone and decide to dine out rather than cook. It is a small, family-run restaurant with all the tastes and touches of home. The...More

1  Thank Teri99
Reviewed 30 June 2017

This place is in the middle of nowhere and we questioned even going there for dinner. What great choice we made to eat at Boondocks. It is small and well decorated, the staff is awesome and the food is even better. If you are in...More

2  Thank BobMaryGrey
Reviewed 26 June 2017 via mobile

Great food! I loved the chicken fried chicken steak and my husband said his calzone was the best one he had ever had!Great atmosphere with all the historical items! We will be back

1  Thank Michelle T
Reviewed 26 June 2017 via mobile

Our family of 6 ate here on a Saturday night. It wasn't too terribly busy and we found a place to sit inside. The views outside the window are beautiful. The food was wonderful. All very fresh! We had the chicken fried steak and fish...More

1  Thank Melissa W
Reviewed 17 June 2017

My husband and I went to Boondocks last night for dinner. We both ordered the prime rib which is served on the weekends and it was amazing. It started off with a salad. The lettuce was cold and crisp all the salad dressings are home...More

Thank Jeri J
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9 June 2016|
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Response from Ann O | Reviewed this property |
CASH ONLY. That is correct.
26 May 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
USD 7 - USD 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
Kids, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
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
  • E-mail
Closed for the off-season in Island Park! Be back in May! Thanks for the great winter season 2018 and we look forward to seeing everybody for the wildflowers!
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