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Downtown Boise has had an overwhelming dearth of memorable Italian eateries as of late. With the small but charming Asiagos of Main Street, and the reasonably priced Cafe Vicino in the North End, there’s been an ever-growing hunger pang for an upscale freshness Boise hasn’t yet tasted. And in Alavita, translated as “to life” in Italian, located on Idaho and Ninth Streets, we are presented with a welcomed cure for said pangs. After arranging reservations a week in advance (this is highly recommended), my dining companion, Carlos, and I walked into Alavita and noticed we were probably the youngest people ...

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