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Rooftop Patios with a View in the Treasure Valley

Last updated May 05, 2022 by Mariah Hebbeln

Good food, great drinks and a beautiful view? What can be better than that? Not much. With so much beautiful scenery surrounding the Treasure Valley, one of the best ways to take it all in without hiking is at a rooftop patio. These patios *literally* elevate your dining experience to new heights.


Here’s where you’ll find rooftop patios in the Treasure Valley!

Barbacoa Grill - Luna Bar

Spanish-American fair with a full dinner, happy hour, taco bar, and dessert menu. The space brings together fine food and art that is unlike any other restaurant in Boise. Their rooftop patio overlooks the quaint Park Center Pond and has an excellent view of the Boise foothills. 

Location: 276 Bobwhite Ct, Boise

Hours: Luna Bar - open seasonally, Thursday - Sunday

Dinner Service - open daily from 4 pm - 10pm and 4 pm - 11 pm on Friday and Saturday. 

Happy Hour - 4 pm to 6 pm everyday, late night Happy Hour Thursday - Saturday from 10 pm to close. 


Zee’s Rooftop

Located on the top floor of the C.W. Moore Plaza, (or the CW Penthouse), this picturesque cafe features cuisine  from Chef Zee. They are a great place to stop by for lunch during the week if you’re in downtown Boise. Their menu includes sandwiches, power bowls, soup, salad, breakfast options, and both alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages.

Location: 250 S 5th St #900, Boise

Hours: Tuesday - Friday 11 am to 2 pm


The Reef

Here you can find an escape to a beautiful tropical island. Their outdoor patio offers a nice view of the Boise downtown skyline, as well as the foothills. They are a great place to visit for live music, large, fruity cocktails, and a great island-influenced menu. 

Location: 105 S 6th St, Boise

Hours: Tuesday - Thursday from 3 pm to 9 pm, and Friday - Saturday from 3 pm to 10 pm

Happy Hour is Monday - Friday from 3 pm to 6 pm


Crave Kitchen & Bar

A new Eagle favorite, Crave offers an elevated dining experience with a full menu spanning across different culinary regions and diets. Their seasonally opened rooftop bar provides a marvelous view of the surrounding grounds, which include a pond and beautiful landscaping. It’s a fabulous location to celebrate a special occasion or just enjoy a great meal.

Location: 165 E Colchester Dr, Eagle

Hours: Restaurant hours Sunday - Thursday from 11 am to 9 pm, Brunch on Saturday and Sunday from 10 am to 2 pm, Rooftop on Thursday from 5 pm - 9 pm and Friday and Saturday from 5 pm to 10 pm


The Deck - Residence Inn Boise Downtown

On the third floor of the Residence Inn in downtown Boise hotel guests and non-guests can appreciate fresh air, good cocktails, and small plates. Facing southwest, their patio offers a great view of the sunset, the Idaho State Capital, and the Boise city skyline. 

Location: 400 S Capitol Blvd, Boise

Hours: call 208-424-9999


Tavern at Bown Crossing

Exciting dining is found at the Tavern in Bown Crossing. Their menu includes brunch, lunch, dinner, Happy Hour, an exclusive sushi menu, and a great wine list. On the roof you can enjoy the quiet little urban center that is Bown Crossing while you dine near the base of the Boise foothills and Boise River. 

Location: 3111 S Bown Way, Boise

Hours: Open Tuesday - Saturday, Lunch is 11 am to 4 pm, Dinner and sushi is 4 pm to 9 pm, Happy Hour is Monday - Saturday from 4 pm to 6 pm, and Brunch is held on Sunday only from 9:30 am - 2 pm 


The Hideaway Bar & Grill

A sports and motorcycle bar conveniently located near the Eagle road exit off I-84, this patio offers stunning 360-degree views spanning from the Boise foothills to the Owyhees. They often hold fun happenings like paint nights and music and dancing, and all major sporting events.

Location: 1510 S Celebration Ave, Meridian

Hours: Monday - Thursday from 11 am to 11 pm, Friday 11 am to 12am, Saturday 10 am to 12 am, and Sunday 10 am to 3 pm


More Restaurant Options Near You!

There’s more to discover in the Treasure Valley’s culinary scene. Daily, you can find a restaurant or drinkery to fit your cravings with friendly staff, great menus, and wonderful atmosphere. Chances are, you’ll probably see us out there enjoying them with the rest of our great community members. 


Check out these blogs on other restaurants you’ll find in the Treasure Valley,


International Restaurants


Underrated Restaurants in the Treasure Valley


Kid-Friendly Restaurants


Vegan and Vegetarian Restaurants


Gluten-Free Restaurants




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