Mad Men and Martinis- March

I have baggage, but not luggage… Another month of mid-century fun at The Modern Hotel and Bar. This month guests were captured as they entered the hotel to check in for another salacious affair. In addition to the usual martini glasses and Lucky Strikes, guests were encouraged to wield vintage luggage to highlight their mid-century […]

Mad Men and Martinis- February

February’s Mad Men and Martinis kicked off with a Mahi Thai and an order of Oyster Rockfeller. Guests we once again encouraged to dress up and participate in the Mad Men costume contest, photographed by Rachel Reichert and Seth Ogilvie. This month participants were photographed in the Modern Hotel’s lobby. Contestants were encouraged to interact […]

Mad Men At The Modern

Mad Men and Martinis at the Modern — The Modern Hotel goes mad for mid-century! First Thursday in January, February, March and April 5:00 pm til late. Special Mid-Century Menu and Cocktails, Dress Up, Get Down

A New Deal.

  Going out tonight- planning on seeing a film, a performance, a show, an exhibit, a cabaret? At the Modern Hotel and Bar your ticket to an evening out on the town just got more valuable. Bring any ticket stub to the Modern the night of the event and receive 15% off your total bar […]

Let’s Speak Easy and Celebrate Dec. 5 1933

Let’s Speak Easy and Celebrate Dec. 5 1933 Dec. 5 1933 marks the date Prohibition officially ended in the United States. In the history of the United States, Prohibition, also known as The Noble Experiment, is the period from 1919 to 1933, during which the sale, manufacture, and transportation of alcohol consumption were banned nationally […]

New Package- Modern Romance

Modern Romance Package Want a unique way to impress your partner? Steer clear of red roses and boxed chocolates… Throw on a 45, cork a bottle of wine and enjoy dessert for two. This package includes one night stay, free WI-Fi, record player rental and records, bottle of wine, dessert for two and breakfast. Want […]

Read About us in The Idaho Statesman!

This just came out in the latest addition of the Idaho Statesman’s -Scene. Check it out! http://www.idahostatesman.com/dining/story/864886.html Image taken from article “Bar Food? Not Exactly- Modern Hotel’s Lounge Elevates the Genre”, written by Guy Hand & Photographed by Darin Oswald. Aug. 14th, 2009

It's Back!

Recently, one of our record players was stolen. Boo. But, we can happily inform you that after these past agonizing months, the male gnome has been reunited with its vinyl counterpart.

VPS at the Modern

It’s Ladies Night/Dance Music Night with the Vinyl Preservation Society of Idaho! The Vinyl Preservation Society of Idaho will hold its May meeting from 7 to 10 p.m. Wednesday, May 27, at the Modern Hotel and Bar (1314 Grove St.) in downtown Boise’s Linen District. The meeting is free and open to the public (21 […]

Classic Cocktails by the Modern Hotel

Our new summer cocktail menu is one to note. Featuring a comprehensive wine selection, Original Cocktails (like the new TMP cocktail), great new beers and interesting classics. Our three featured classic cocktails are full of rich history. Such as the Ramos Gin Fizz (circa 1888), which was invented by Henry Ramos and his Imperial Cabinet […]