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Idaho Bars and Restaurants Struggle to Find Workers — Who's Hiring in the Service Industry

Last updated May 11, 2021 by Totally Boise

COVID-19 put a tremendous hardship on the service industry, thousands of service industry workers were either out of jobs or unable to make ends meet at what restaurants and bars remained open for to-go's and pickups. With cases seemingly dropping as of May 10, 2021, restaurants are slowly beginning to pick back up, however, finding workers has now become an issue.

Many businesses have picked back up, they are still running slower than usual or significantly short-staffed due to the pandemic. If you are currently looking for work, here is a list of Treasure Valley bars and restaurants looking to hire.

Idaho Restaurants and Bars Currently Hiring:


  • Prost
  • The Ram
  • Green Acres Cafe
  • Richards
  • Lucky Fins
  • Juniper
  • Sushi Shack
  • The Balcony
  • Harry's Hyde Park Pub
  • Craft Brewers of Boise
  • Cactus Bar
  • Sandbar Patio Grill
  • Firenza Pizza
  • Joe's Crab Shack
  • Paddle’s Up Poke
  • Chandlers’s Restaurant
  • Alyonka Russian Cuisine
  • Leku Ona


  • Twigs Bistro and Martini Bar
  • Heritage Hop Haus
  • Eight Thirty Common
  • Grant's
  • Flatbread


  • Schnitzel Garten


  • The Airport Inn

The service industry is a job that can be beneficial to anyone looking for a flexible schedule, students, and a great start to customer service. While the service industry was one of the hardest hit during the pandemic, many are continuing to search for employees to add to their teams. As COVID-19 case numbers go down it will allow businesses to resume to a somewhat normalcy, including the bars and restaurants that make the Treasure Valley unique.

Idaho Bars and Restaurants Struggle to Find Workers — Who's Hiring in the Service Industry




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