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Off-Campus Dining


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2 College Junior

Off-Campus Dining: It's a small town, so there isn't much. There's pizza pie cafe, fast food, pizza places, and a few Chinese and Thai places.

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3 College Senior

Off-Campus Dining: There is not much variety, but there are some great places. I enjoy the sandwich shops and food buses.

3 College Freshman

Off-Campus Dining: The town is tiny, so it's not the best food-wise. They're always really crowded and expensive.

3 College Sophomore

Off-Campus Dining: Just fast food places that close before midnight. The grocery stores are the best places to get any food but no one wants to go every night for a quick fix.

3 College Sophomore

Off-Campus Dining: I don't eat out too much unless its Subway, but to be honest the other places aren't that great. Fast food is fast food, but the restaurants aren't that impressive. Except for the new Fongs, that place is good and the Mexican place before the railroad tracks close to Walmart.


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Student Author OverviewWhat's this?

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Considering the size of Rexburg, there are a ton of off-campus food options. Many students are on a tight budget and stick primarily to purchasing food from grocery stores and then make their own meals. But it’s not uncommon for students to eat out a couple of times a week, especially on the weekends when students want to get out and socialize with friends. Rexburg has plenty of cheap meal options from fast food chains like McDonald's, Taco Bell, and KFC. There are also other locally owned restaurants unique to Rexburg that provide a good variety in cultural and dessert dishes. For example, G’s Dairy Delights, The Cocoa Bean, Original Thai, and Ramirez Mexican Food.

The majority of Rexburg restaurants are located on or near Main Street, which makes it easy to walk to and not far from other entertainment locations in Rexburg. For student discounts at several of the local restaurants, students can purchase the starving student card for $20. This is an accordion-style card with hundreds of deals offered by local businesses. They’re usually sold at the BYU-I bookstore and sometimes sales reps will visit apartments and sell the cards door-to-door. The deals from these cards give students plenty of reasons to visit a variety of restaurants and experience different meal choices.

Facts & Statistics

24-Hour Dining
Ramirez Mexican Food
Best Asian
  • Fong's
  • Original Thai
Best Breakfast
  • JB's Restaurant
  • Ramirez
Best Coffee
The Cocoa Bean (not coffee, but close)
Best Dessert
  • The Cocoa Bean
  • Cold Stone Creamery
  • G's Dairy
Best Healthy
  • Pita Pit
  • Subway
Best Late-Night
Taco Bell
Best Mexican
  • Bajio
  • Ramirez Mexican Food
Best Pizza
  • Craigo's
  • Domino's
  • Little Caeser's
Best Wings
Best Place to Take a Date
  • Applebee's
  • Craigo's
Best Place to Take Your Parents
  • Craigo's
  • Mill Hollow
Other Places to Check Out
  • Arby's
  • Big Jud's Country Diner
  • BRC's Frozen Custard
  • Dairy Queen
  • IHOP (Idaho Falls)
  • KFC
  • Mongolian Grill (Idaho Falls)
  • Olive Garden (Idaho Falls)
  • Picketts Bambino
  • Red Robin (Idaho Falls)
  • Sonic
  • Taco Time
  • Thai Palace (Idaho Falls)
  • Wendy's

Grocery StoresWhat's This?

490 N. 2nd E., Rexburg, Idaho
(208) 356-0555
Daily 6 a.m.-12 a.m.
124 W. Main St., Rexburg
(208) 356-4651
Monday-Saturday 6 a.m.-12 a.m.
530 N. 2nd E.
(208) 356-2809
Daily 8 a.m.-11 p.m.

Restaurant ListingsWhat's This?

Food: Steak and dinner
975 University Blvd.
(208) 359-9922
Price: $8-$15
Cocoa Bean
Food: Cupcakes and hot chocolate
20 S. College Ave.
(208) 359-9493
Price: $5-$10
Cool Features: Great place to relax and enjoy life.
Cold Stone Creamery
Food: Ice Cream
485 N. Second E
(208) 359-2244
Price: $5-$10
Craigo's Gourmet Pizza
Food: Pizza
240 N. Second E
(208) 359-1123
Price: $8-$15
Cool Features: Great pizza crust and sit-down pizza place.
Da Pineapple Grill
Food: Sushi
383 S. 2nd
(208) 356-4398
Price: $10-$20
Cool Features: Awesome sushi
Domino's Pizza
Food: Pizza
155 W. Main St.
(208) 356-9555
Price: $8-$15
Fong's Restaurant
Food: Chinese
26 E. Main St.
(208) 359-2566
Cool Features: Very popular
Frontier Pies Restaurant
Food: Pies and diner food
460 W. Fourth S
(208) 356-3600
Cool Features: Go for the pies!
Gringo's Mexican Restaurant
Food: Amazing Mexican food
43 S. Center St.
(208) 356-9400
Price: $8-$15
Cool Features: Free chips and amazing salsa while you wait.
G's Dairy Delights
Food: Ice cream
600 Handcart Lane
(208) 359-5443
Price: $5-$10
JB's Restaurant
Food: Diner
150 W. Main St.
(208) 356-4927
Price: $8-$15
Cool Features: Great breakfast buffet
Little Caesar's Pizza
Food: Pizza
26 W. First S
(208) 359-0071
Price: $8-$15
Mill Hollow Frozen Yogurt
Food: Frozen yogurt
48 S. 1st E
(208) 356-0847
Price: $2-$5
Original Thai
Food: Thai
10 E. Main St.
(208) 359-9660
Cool Features: Great!
The Pita Pit
Food: Sandwiches
56 College Ave.
(208) 656-0051
Price: $5-$10
Pizza Hut
Food: Pizza
163 W. Main St.
(208) 356-7811
Price: $8-$15
Ramirez Mexican Food
Food: Mexican
27 W. Main St.
(208) 359-8114
Price: $8-$15
Cool Features: Good food!
Food: Sandwiches
383 S. 2nd W
(208) 359-9054
Price: $5-$10
Taco Bell
Food: Mexican fast food
22 W. Main St.
(208) 656-0220
Price: $2-$5
Twizl Berry
Food: Yogurt
68 W. First E
Cool Features: Make your own frozen yogurt.
Winger's American Grill
Food: Wings and burgers
475 N. Second E.
(208) 356-4542
Cool Features: Not really Buffalo wings, but really good nonetheless.

Student Polls

Rate the off-campus restaurants on the following topics    Based on 409 responses

Very poor
  • Cost
  • Convenience
  • Healthy/organic options
  • Late-night options
  • Quality
  • Student discounts
  • Variety/number of options
  • Vegetarian/vegan options

How would you rate the diversity of off-campus dining options?    Based on 413 responses

  • 14% A nice variety of local spots and ethnic cuisine.
  • 40% Enough variety to keep things interesting.
  • 34% Mostly just chain restaurants and fast food.
  • 12% An endless repetition of the same few places.
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