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Big City Coffee

1416 W Grove St, Boise, ID 83702-5241
+1 208-345-3145
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good20%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (7 reviews)
“scones” (25 reviews)
“steamed egg” (17 reviews)
Open Now
06:00 - 18:00All hours
American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
1416 W Grove St, Boise, ID 83702-5241
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Five dollars for a piece of quiche ~ fair enough. Eleven dollars for a waffle? No. No. And no. My son had the waffle ~ a Belgian waffle with whipped cream and berries ~ and said, "Honestly, IHOP makes a better waffle and you do...More

Thank Smartgirl_10
Reviewed 1 week ago

Big City Coffee not only has terrific food in enormous portions, they have a youthful farm vibe and lots of energy. It's become a favorite weekend morning destination, and pairs well with the Farmer's market, which is just a few blocks away. Plop down on...More

Thank Elizabeth S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The interior is funky - cool. Many menu choices. Most egg dishes feature steamed eggs. I wasn't familiar with this method but my eggs were great. The portions were generous, coffee was good. I ate it all and waddled off down the street to burn...More

Thank buckozFallbrook_CA
Reviewed 13 August 2017

Awesome place! We got to Big City Coffee at 6:00 A.M. for a quick meeting over breakfast with a client. Wonderful breakfast choices, I ordered the Veggie wrap. It was amazing. Fresh vegetables, steamed eggs and the wrap was H U G E!!! it was...More

Thank Truck B
Reviewed 7 August 2017

We stayed downtown at a hotel for our 5th Anniversary and walk from the hotel to Big City Coffee for Sunday Morning Breakfast. It was a wonderful morning with gourmet coffee prepared. I had a Dutch Mocha and my hubby a Milky Way. Definitely order...More

Thank TrinaRehl
Reviewed 5 August 2017

Found this darling little place one hot afternoon. I'll be back to try more goodies later. The ice tea hit the spot.

Thank HB_Quiche
Reviewed 1 August 2017

Visited for breakfast on Saturday morning! The best was that they had half portions, so you save room for something sweet.

Thank janaugherton
Reviewed 25 July 2017 via mobile

Not a quiet place..more for the upbeat and energizing type. Great atmosphere, amazing service, tasty food and coffee!! One added to my favorite spots!!

Thank Jodi R
Reviewed 18 July 2017

We walked in with group of 8, on a Saturday morning, and snagged a table. Yes! It was lucky because the place was packed and the line is long. Tip #1: Line up, place your order and find your place to sit. Tip #2: The...More

Thank Tim H
Reviewed 15 July 2017

Big City Coffee was right up street from our hotel - The Modern (see related review). Didn't research it much; just looked to breakfast place nearby. Make no mistake, this is not just a coffee place. This is a huge-portioned breakfast and great coffee place....More

Thank mrandmrshill
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
06:00 - 16:00
06:00 - 18:00
06:00 - 18:00
06:00 - 18:00
06:00 - 18:00
06:00 - 18:00
06:00 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1416 W Grove St, Boise, ID 83702-5241
  • Location: United States  >  Idaho (ID)  >  Boise
  • Phone Number: +1 208-345-3145
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