Client Dining in the Treasure Valley

Boise Capitol Building at sunset.

The rise of remote work over the pandemic drastically impacted how we conduct business. One major change was the rise of remote work caused business to scatter across the continent. This can create a sense of depersonalization, as you may be working with people you rarely see.

This makes client visits to town much more important. When you’re meeting with clients, it’s always nice to take them out to eat at a restaurant to unwind and connect. Here are some of our favorite local Treasure Valley establishments.


  • Eight Thirty Commons
  • Location: 830 N Main St

This gastropub located in downtown Meridian offers delicious American food and drinks in an upscale setting. Come for the food, stay for the happy hour and gorgeous outdoor patio.

  • Ling and Louie’s
  • Location: 3210 E Louise Dr.

This Asian fusion restaurant located right off the interstate offers all sorts of options for fans of Asian food. From Tom Kha Gai to sushi, you will surely find something for everyone to enjoy.

  • Yard House
  • Location: 3693 E. Longwing Lane Suite #140

Located in the Village, this high-end sports bar boasts delicious American food and claims to have the world’s largest selection of beer. The menu is inspired by California and perfect for treating out-of-town guests.

  • Thai Basil
  • Locations: 590 E Boise Ave, Boise, ID and 3161 E Fairview Ave #110, Meridian, ID

Both locations offer delicious Thai food at an affordable price range. Customers rave about the curry, Pad See Ew, egg rolls, and much more.

  • Jakers Bar and Grill
  • Location: 3268 E Pine Ave

This bar and grill, specializing in American food, features something for everyone. Customers rave about the soup and salad bar.


  • Coyne's Restaurant & Bar
  • Location: 676 E Riverside Dr

Specializing in hand-cut steaks, this restaurant and bar offers seafood, premium beef, and much more. You can even pop by for brunch and try the mimosas and/or bourbon caramel French toast.

  • Bardenay
  • Locations: 155 E Riverside Dr, Eagle, ID, and 610 W Grove St, Boise, ID

This American restaurant and distillery boasts a variety of craft cocktails and Northwestern cuisine. Swing by and enjoy a bacon-wrapped filet in an upscale setting.

  • The Stuffed Olive
  • Location: 404 S Eagle Rd, Eagle, ID 83616

Craving Italian? Check out this local, Italian eatery in Eagle. Enjoy some pasta with homemade sauces, while dining outdoors.


  • Western Proper
  • Location: 610 W Idaho St

Located near the Capitol Building in Downtown Boise, this bar and restaurant features classic pub food, bowling, and TVs to watch sports. Treat your guests to dinner and walk over to tour the Capitol Building.

  • The Reef
  • Location: 105 S 6th St

Close to the Idaho Central Arena sits a festive tropical restaurant and bar. Take in the sites of Downtown Boise from a rooftop bar.

  • Barbracoa
  • Location: 276 Bobwhite Ct

This Spanish steakhouse just across from Parkcenter Park offers the peak of upscale dining. Come try a variety of grilled steaks, seafood, and vegetarian options.

  • Gas Lantern Drinking Company
  • Location: 701 W Fulton St

A unique bar, boasting a variety of cocktails, sits across from Julia Davis Park. Come for the atmospheric lighting, stay for the live music.


  • Craft Lounge
  • Location: 320 11th. Ave. S.

If you ever wanted to experience an old-timey speakeasy, there’s a Nampa bar that fits the bill. Enjoy a cocktail and some parmesan truffle fries next to a charming brick fireplace.

  • Brick 29 Bistro
  • Location: 320 11th Ave S

Craving comfort food? Look no further than this Bistro in downtown Nampa. A local favorite, the menu offers everything from Filet Mignon to soup.

  • Mesa Tacos + Tequila
  • Location: 1213 1st St S

Nestled in the heart of downtown Nampa is an amazing Mexican restaurant and bar. Customers boast about the relaxed atmosphere, tacos, and more.


  • Koenig Vineyard
  • Location: 21452 Hoskins Rd

One of the many wineries in the Snake River Valley, Koenig Vineyard offers great wine and scenic views. Enjoy a glass of ice wine in a scenic tower or over a game of giant chess.

  • Amano
  • Location: 702 Main St

Enjoy craft Mexican food just off Indian Creek Plaza. The menu boasts brunch options, carne asada, carnitas, and much more.

Did we miss your favorite Treasure Valley upscale dining destination? Let us know in the comments.