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Express Cafe

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400 E Fairview Ave, Meridian, ID 83642-1738
+1 208-888-3745
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06:00 - 14:30
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Sun 07:00 - 14:30
Mon - Sat 06:00 - 14:30
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Meridian, Idaho
1 review
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

50.00 for breakfast for 3 for an average breakfast of bacon and eggs.prices used to be reasonable .guess the owner just got greedy .shame on you, ken.

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Thank meridian2017
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6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017

For years we met here for Bible study with a group of guys ranging from 3 to 12+. Always good food for the money and great service.

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Thank Warren and Mary G
Boise, Idaho
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 February 2017 via mobile

It has been a few years since I have eaten here. The place has not changed much. And the menu is about the same except the increase in prices. Still a great place to eat, the food was good.

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Thank Sue H
Meridian, Idaho
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44 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 December 2016 via mobile

The way this place has grown in popularity is amazing. The fantastic menu has brought folks from all over. The biggest problem here is when it's crowded the parking lot is overwhelming. However, I personally have not heard of even a fender bender or scrape. They even have a drive through. Also find myself craving their delicious treats. Go blueberry... More 

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Thank Lisa E
Meridian, Idaho
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35 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 2016

This place is a GREAT BREAKFAST place!! You can always tell when there is a line of people waiting to get in. Good Lunch too!! They are always busy.

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Thank 42tammyr
San Jose, California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 September 2016

There's something for everyone here. Great selection of eggs, pancakes/waffles, meats, juices, 2 kinds of potatoes, cereals and on and on. The staff is friendly. And for the amount of food they serve the cost is fair. The only reason it didn't get a higher rating is the coffee. It's just so-so. We will definitely be back. Oh yes, they... More 

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Thank Steve H
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2016 via mobile

Alright, here is the skinny. From the first time I took the fam here I noticed the secret to their success. Apparently, the employees love working here! If you pay attention to the shirts the employees wear you will notice how many YEARS that each one has worked at the Express Cafe. Now on to the food! Hope you are... More 

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Thank Aaron L
Meridian, Idaho
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016

I love this place but a couple of years ago they remodeled and then the prices started going up. And up and up. We used to go there several time a month. Good food ,,crazy diner atmosphere,good prices,,but now we can't afford to spend $15 each for breakfast sorry.

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Thank Dadio1216
Meridian, Idaho
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37 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 May 2016

Locally owned - incredible staff - excellent food. This is our "go to" place for breakfast and it never fails to be satisfying. The service is excellent and it has a friendly atmosphere.

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Thank TLynn737
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36 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 March 2016

Decided to give this place a try six months ago and we keep coming back. The food quality and quantity are excellent. Only open for Breakfast and lunch. Nothin fancy about the building or inside decor but that is not important. Probably explains the great prices on the meals. The donuts are very good too.

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Thank Gumby-tkd

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Cafe
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 14:30
Monday
06:00 - 14:30
Tuesday
06:00 - 14:30
Wednesday
06:00 - 14:30
Thursday
06:00 - 14:30
Friday
06:00 - 14:30
Saturday
06:00 - 14:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 400 E Fairview Ave, Meridian, ID 83642-1738
  • Location: United States  >  Idaho (ID)  >  Meridian
  • Phone Number: +1 208-888-3745

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?