Best Local Finds

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Welcome to the
"Best of Nampa"

Nampa has a proud, authentic, and charming characteristic unlike any city you will ever know.

There's so much that we are proud of, including our citizens, our businesses and our quality of life offerings.

And we want to share Nampa's "Best of the Best" with you.


Best Fine Dining
Brick 29 Bistro

Best Place For Coffee
Flying M Coffeegarage

Best Place For Subs/Sandwiches

Best Happy Hour
El Tenampa

Best Place For Microbrew

Best Place For Slice Of Pizza

Best Chinese Restaurant
Hong Kong

Best Mexican Food

Best Italian Food
Italian To Go

Best Specialty Tea
Café De Coco

Best Bakery
The Little Bakery Shop

Best Old Fashioned Burger
Wheelers Handout

Best Cinnamon Rolls
LeBaron's Honker Café


Best Place For Live Music/Dancing
Destination 112

Best Play Center For Kids

Best Dinner Movie Experience
Northern Lights Cinema Grill

Best "out of the ordinary" wine tasting experience
Huston Vineyards

Best of show/best dessert wine
Koenig Vineyards 2014 Botrytis Single Berry Select Late Harvest Riesling, Snake River Valley
* For the complete results of the seventh annual Idaho Wine Competition, click here.


Best Place to Golf
Ridgecrest Golf Club

Best Must See
Warhawk Air Museum

Best Paintball Field
Pyrrhic Paintball

Best Walking or Fishing
Wilson Ponds

Best Roller Skating
Nampa Rollerdrome

Best Place For A Concert, Sporting Event or Equestrian Show
Ford Idaho Center


Best "Oddity" Shopping
Rusty Retro

Best Vintage Shopping
Vintiques / Mustard Seed

Best Thrift Shopping
The Thrifty Owl

Best Mall
Karcher Mall

*The Best of Nampa was compiled from various sources, such as; Idaho Press Tribune: Best of Canyon County, Best of the Treasure Valley: Reader's Choice Awards, Yelp, tripadvisor, The Culture Trip, and