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The Great Bambino

205 Stockham Blvd, Rigby, ID 83442-5285
+1 208-745-5767
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good42%
  • Average11%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“calzone” (6 reviews)
“fries” (6 reviews)
“chicken” (2 reviews)
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Italian, American, Fast food
205 Stockham Blvd, Rigby, ID 83442-5285
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1 - 10 of 26 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped on a road trip. Fast, clean, nice staff, ok food. Looks like a local favorite but I didn't love it.

Thank Carol L
Reviewed 25 June 2018 via mobile

We ordered the"Friday Special Meal" which is two Bambinos with fries and a drink. The price for the special is supposed to be $6.45 but if you choose any of the better Bambinos, she told us that there's an $0.89 upcharge. Fine. The shrimp Bambinos...More

Thank Oded P
Reviewed 14 June 2018 via mobile

Calzones are yummy but the fried are just ok. Place was clean and staff were curtious and friendly. I would recommend folks trying it.

Thank Julie T
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Reviewed 26 May 2018 via mobile

We bought a house in Rigby and our realtor treated us to this place. We love it and come here every chance we can.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 10 December 2017

We had the opportunity to try this place when its food truck was at Iona Days. Honestly, the first impression wasn't that great since the cheese was not melted in our calzone and they were sold out of almost everything. However, with our recent stay...More

Thank OnYourMarkTravel
Reviewed 10 November 2017

The price is terrible but worth it. I remember when bambinos were a buck a piece! Argh. But they serve a good product. They are slow. BUT -- I want my food fresh so it is okay to make it fresh. Always enjoy a good...More

Thank Armymomof3
Reviewed 21 October 2017 via mobile

I had never had these before but I have to say they were pretty good. Great little stop for the family for a dinner out.

Thank Salmonflies
Reviewed 29 August 2017

I first had a bambino when it was brought to town by the Pickets. This restaurant does it justice. Love the calizones too. The fries are terrible. Chewy and taste like fish. The name says it all, The Great Bambino. It is great. Very tastey...More

Thank Ryan W
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Called in an order and was told it would be 25 to 30 minutes. Waiting an additional 20 minutes when I arrived for a $10 order. Bambinos used to be a great place but now they are slow, unorganized, less than helpful and pretty expensive...More

Thank ShellyJF
Reviewed 8 June 2017 via mobile

We stopped here for dinner on a road trip. We were looking for something unique to try in Idaho and I guess we found it! The main dish, the Bambino, kind of looks like a calzone and reminded me of a hot pocket, but much...More

Thank Sara S
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19 November 2016|
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Response from Tyrell C | Reviewed this property |
no its like fast food pizza
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$10
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:30 AM - 8:00 PM
10:30 AM - 8:00 PM
10:30 AM - 8:00 PM
10:30 AM - 8:00 PM
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 205 Stockham Blvd, Rigby, ID 83442-5285
  • Location: United States  >  Idaho (ID)  >  Rigby
  • Phone Number: +1 208-745-5767
Fresh, casual Italian specializing in Bambinos and fries. We have 11 different types or you can create your own. Served fast and light on your wallet. Since 1978, The Great Bambino has become a local tradition. For your convenience we also have a drive thru.
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