Thanksgiving gives you a reason to celebrate love and togetherness with your family. However, after a whole day of small talks with distant relatives, you might want to wash up the fatigue with a couple of drinks. 

Luckily, a few bars in Idaho aren’t taking the day off. So if you need an escape from family gatherings, this list features the bars open on Thanksgiving in Idaho. Go and drink away!

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Jakers Bar and Grill
Bar & Restaurant $$
2365 Via Caporatti Drive, Pocatello ID, 83201
Celebrate the best time at Jakers Bar and Grill on Thanksgiving at a location near you. It has branches at Pocatello, Twin Falls, Meridian, and Idaho Falls. It is a casual bar and grill offering unique American cuisine with a salad bar and cocktails.
Enjoy your choice of drink here on Thanksgiving from their extensive drinks menu. Have a Stoli Elit Martini or try one of their signature cocktails like Idaho Mule. While they offer house wines, you’re also welcome to bring your favorite wine.
Chandlers - Prime Steaks & Fine Seafood
Hotel 43, 981 West Grove Street, Boise ID, 83702
Wish to experience an upscale Boise dinner and drinks meal? Chandlers is a Boise’s premier downtown steakhouse since 1994, offering over a dozen selections of hand-cut and trimmed steaks.
You must try the wine here; Chandlers have won the Best of Award of Excellence by Wine Spectator magazine. The highlight here is the Winemaker Dinners — it has food and wine working together to create an ultimate dining experience. It includes multi-course dinners built to highlight the characteristics of the wines.
Richard's Restaurant & Bar
Restaurant $$
500 South Capitol Boulevard, Boise ID, 83702
Richard’s is located in the Inn at 500 on the Southeast corner of Capitol Boulevard and Myrtle Street. It is a fine dining establishment, serving irresistible cocktails and a delectable traditional Thanksgiving prix fixe menu.
Come here on Thanksgiving to experience an exceptional bar experience with the award-winning wine list and craft cocktails.
Bee's Knees Pub & Catering Co.
Bar & Restaurant
850 Lindsay Boulevard, Idaho Falls ID, 83402
This local, family-owned pub since 2014 can be your go-to spot in Idaho Falls for music and a party venue. Quench your thirst with all your favorite cocktails, and create a memorable Thanksgiving experience.
The place offers a complete pub experience and takes it up a notch by focusing on old favorites and adding new twists to them. You must try their new flavor combinations and refresh your senses.