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The Basque Market

608 W Grove St, Boise, ID 83702-5926
+1 208-433-1208
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good31%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“tapas” (34 reviews)
“paella” (43 reviews)
“chorizo” (8 reviews)
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European, Spanish
$$ - $$$
608 W Grove St, Boise, ID 83702-5926
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The Basque market has a nice selection of food stuffs you might find in visiting the northern part of Spain. They brine their own olives which are for sale as well as tasty cheeses typical of the at region. The associated restaurant inside the market...More

Thank Doc687
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great place to grab some authentic Basque food. Nice downtown location with a great patio for enjoying good food and drinks outside. Definitely a must try!

Thank Rich B
Reviewed 1 week ago

We have had lunch here on several occasions and it has always been good. Don't use the tooth picks for your teeth. Have not tried the Paella yet but will .

Thank W6708JVlarrys
Reviewed 1 week ago

Love this place. The location is really sweet and the goods are good! Lots of heritage. everything is fresh and flavorful.

Thank realtygirl2017
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Every time I'm in Boise I eat at the Basque Market. Whatever food I order has been excellent. The paella is fabulous and not to be missed. I had a simple salad there once and accompanied by the best baguette I've ever eaten, it was...More

Thank MaryKW60
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The wonderful thing about pintxos (Basque tapas) is that you can get a sane amount of food for a reasonable price. If you go with a friend or two you can enjoy a variety of items without getting stuffed or spending a lot of money....More

Thank tripmangler
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

On Wednesdays and Fridays the chef prepares a large paella dish with limited plates available for purchase. Its cooked outdoors in front of the restaurant during the summer, and its delicious. The owners and wait staff are all friendly, professional and overall a happy lot!...More

Thank Rowerbabe
Reviewed 26 May 2017

We arrived in Boise for a wedding and I went to this place right from the Grove Hotel which had a special on paella Thursday evening. It was great as well as their Basque tapas. This is a must visit.

Thank thomaslS7009WS
Reviewed 25 May 2017

A wonderful market full of quality products in a professional, clean and lively atmosphere. The staff is very helpful in describing the products and assisting customers in matching food and beverage items. A great place for both locals and visitors to get a taste and...More

Thank kayakergrl2017
Reviewed 23 May 2017

I like discovering new foods. I especially like it when it is in my neighborhood. I tried a few of the foods offered by the Basque Market, but my favorite was the gravy balls. Iris did not like them, but she does not like mushrooms...More

Thank Mike G
TheBasqueMarket, Owner at The Basque Market, responded to this reviewResponded 24 May 2017

Hi Mike, I just can't stop laughing! I agree that you should never trust the food sense of someone who doesn't like mushrooms and who doesn't love those little fried balls of love called croquetas:) So glad you discovered them and hope you will come...More

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Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
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10:00 - 18:00
10:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 18:00
10:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 608 W Grove St, Boise, ID 83702-5926
  • Location: United States  >  Idaho (ID)  >  Boise
  • Phone Number: +1 208-433-1208
  • E-mail
The Basque Market is located in the heart of The Basque Block in downtown Boise, Idaho. We specialize in imports from the Basque Country and the Iberian Peninsula. Each day we are open we have a delicious tapas or Pintxos menu you can order from! Select from traditional Croquetas to Shrimp Pil Pil. Prices range from $2-$6 per item. Come get a taste of Spain during our daily tapas lunch, and on Wednesday and Friday's enjoy paella served at noon on our patio. Enjoy Paella dinner on Thursday evenings at 6 pm. Join us for our seasonal three course Friday night dinner! We feature a rotating menu that features unqique twists on Basque and Spanish favorites. Cost is $25/Person.
Happy Hour at The Basque Market means relaxing with a glass of fine wine or indulging in our specialty, frozen Sangria Blanco for $1/off per glass! We can cater parties large or small and have a wonderful pick-up menu for when you don't feel like cooking. Cooking classes and wine tasting events are open to the public throughout the year!
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