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7 of the Best Steakhouses in Idaho

Hankering for a steak dinner in the good state of Idaho? From Boise to Couer d’Alene there are plenty to choose from. Looking for a sophisticated date night pick? No worries. Or how about a laid back country-style option? We’ve got you there, too. Here are the best steakhouses in Idaho.

7 of the Best Steakhouses in Idaho

1. Chandler’s Prime Steaks and Seafood – Boise

Nothing says an elegant evening of charred to perfection steaks and fresh, zesty seafood like Chandler’s. This super swanky steakhouse has made a name for itself thanks to its fine dining atmosphere and stellar attention to detail. Get started with their delightful seared rare ahi tuna with black orchard mustard sauce. Then select from any of their Mid-West corn fed beef prime steaks. We recommend the choice cowboy cut ribeye.

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2. Wolf Lodge Inn Restaurant – Couer d’Alene

Ask anyone in northern Idaho where to find the best steak dinner and they’ll send you to Wold Lodge Inn Restaurant. This incredible steak joint is in a league of its own from the apps down to the desserts. And since they cook every one of their steak and seafood picks to perfection over a wood-fire frill, you can rest assured you’re in good hands. Be sure to opt for their NY strip topped off with tiger shrimp.

3. Stockman’s Restaurant – Idaho Falls

Stockman’s Restaurant in Idaho Falls serves up some of the best steak dinners in the state with a side of great hospitality and ambience. Thanks to their laid back atmosphere and slogan that says come as you are, it’s a great pick for a casual date night or just treating yourself to a delicious feast. Start off with some of their spicy snake river nachos and then move on to your steak pick. We recommend the garlic peppercorn sirloin.

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4. The Stagecoach Inn – Boise

This historic landmark of a steakhouse is just what you need to get your carnivorous fix. Since 1959, The Stagecoach Inn has been doling out some of the most incredible juicy steaks and dining experiences in the area. In the decades since the doors first opened, they’ve been committed to good old fashion midwest hospitality and top-notch meals. And if you’re gonna do it, you’ve got to do it right. Go all out on their full cut T-Bone porterhouse.

5. Lock Stock & Barrel – Boise

Established in 1977, Lock Stock & Barrel has been committed to great meals and sincere hospitality for decades. This long-standing Boise joint is famous for its prime rib and beer marinated steaks and an atmosphere that’ll have you wanting to stay all evening. Begin with some of the life-changing bacon-wrapped sea scallops. And then move on to the real star, the beer marinated top sirloin.

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6. Kahootz Steak and Ale House – Meridian

Kahootz serves up the very best in brews and prime steaks. Is there any better pair? Famous for their naturally raised hand-carved beef and over 40 draught beers, you’ll be hard-pressed to find the best of both worlds elsewhere. Be sure to opt for the uber marbled ribeye with a beer to pair. And whatever you do, don’t leave without trying some of their famous caramel apple almond bread pudding.

7. Ruth’s Chris Steak House – Boise

Ruth’s Chris is a household name across the nation when it comes to fine dining. Famous for their elegant atmosphere and delectable steak and seafood dinners, they certainly have bragging rights and are the epitome of a sophisticated evening. Be sure to start with the classic shrimp cocktail and then move on to a timeless filet mignon.

Melanie Hamilton

Melanie is an avid traveller with a passion for history and global foods. She is currently based in Tbilisi, Georgia where most of her time is occupied with qvevri wine and Soviet history. Having do-si-do'd her way across Europe and Latin America, she's enjoyed some of the world's most exciting places firsthand and can't wait to tell you about them.

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