Family-owned soup restaurant opens in Meridian

The family-owned Soup Kettle Grille, 3675 E. Overland Road, Meridian, opened this week. Shane and Lorie Leupold will offer a large variety of house-made hot and cold soups based on Leupold family recipes, along with sandwiches, salads and dessert items. You’ll find gluten-free soups every day, as well as occasional vegan options.

Soups are market price. Sandwiches run $4.99 to $5.29 for a half, $6.99 to $7.49 for a whole. Salads are $3.29 to $6.99. Hours: 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Mondays to Saturdays. Phone: 999-2830. Online: