If you walk inside a new neighborhood restaurant on the Boise Bench, you might feel like you’ve been transported to France — at least until someone speaks.
Petite 4, a cozy destination inspired by French bistro tradition, makes its public debut Wednesday, April 11, at 4. N. Latah St. It will be open for dinner at 5 p.m. Wednesdays through Saturdays, and serve brunch from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sundays.
Owners Sarah and David Kelly describe Petite 4 as an intimate, “upscale casual” restaurant serving “French-inspired, bar a la carte food.” Diners sit at tables and a bar, where they can see dishes being prepared.
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“We want the customer to feel like they are eating in our kitchen, sharing our love and passion for good food,” Sarah Kelly said in a press release. “We loved the elements of French dishes, and we took our favorites and brought them into an intimate dining experience to get that neighborhood bistro feel.”
A Petite 4 menu and prices were not immediately available. A sample menu will be added to the Petite 4 website soon, Sarah Kelly said Wednesday.
Reservations are strongly suggested for dinner, and are taken by phone between 3 and 5 p.m. at (208) 345-1055. Seats at the bar will be held for walk-in customers 21 and older. Reservations are not taken for Sunday brunch.
Petite 4 won’t be alone on the premises. Subscription-based Sable Baking will operate from the Petite 4 building and serve its bread on the Petite 4 menu. This Saturday, the microbakery plans to offer bread, pastries and coffee for patio dining from 7 a.m. to 11 a.m. Hours will be expanded in the near future, according to Sable’s website.
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