Boulder, CO has recently been named Bon Appétit’s “Foodiest Town in America” so you will be sure to find something to satisfy everyone’s taste buds.
The dining scene in Boulder, CO is as exciting and diverse as the community itself. Restaurants in Boulder, CO feature cuisine from around the globe, including Mexican, Asian, Italian, and of course, contemporary and continental American. From organic, local establishments featuring “farm to table” food to elegant restaurants offering lavish dishes prepared by award-winning chefs, the quest for a memorable meal ends here. Every type of food and every sort of atmosphere can be found on one of the local menus in Boulder, Colorado.
Boulder’s residents know how to enjoy themselves. Numerous local breweries, outdoor cafés, and intimate restaurants line the streets in several of Boulder’s unique districts and neighborhoods. Delicious green cuisine and organic delights can be found everywhere: the Pearl Street Mall, Twenty Ninth Street Retail District, and both North and South Boulder. The Hill District, adjacent to the University of Colorado, is another happening area in which to sample Boulder’s lively nightlife scene and check out some of the locally-brewed craft micro beers that Boulder is famous for.
Here are a few of Boulder Inn’s favorite places to dine (scroll to bottom to book a table online):
1770 13th Street - Boulder, CO 80302
The only structure of its kind in the Western Hemisphere. This stunning teahouse was given to the city of Boulder by its sister city of Dushanbe, Tajikistan as a symbol of U.S. and Soviet relations. Open daily for breakfast, lunch and dinner.
4600 Sleepytime Drive - Boulder, CO 80301
Daily specials including delicious and healthy low fat and vegetarian items. Homemade soups and a fresh salad bar with many selections. Sandwiches and burgers. Sample any of our teas -- over 40 varieties! Take in the view of the continental divide and the Rocky Mountain front range from our patio.
2922 Baseline Road - Boulder, CO 80303
A Boulder landmark since 1975, this unique food-and-beverage emporium is adored with movie props and turn of the century antiques. The Dark Horse is located just. .1 mile from the Boulder in so come on over for the famous Burger Madness every Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday.
928 Pearl Street - Boulder, CO 80302
The award-winning seafood restaurant that features fresh fish flown in daily, a LIVE raw oyster bar with up to 8 different varieties of oysters on the half shell, innovative entrees, extensive wine list, creative house-made vodka-fruit infusions, local minibrews, eclectic local art and friendly, knowledgeable staff all in a fun & funky atmosphere.
1047 Pearl Street - Boulder, CO 80302
The philosophy at Salt is simple; a belief that the best food travels the shortest distance from farm to table, that menus should change with the seasons and that the locally sourced ingredients, combined with European technique and innovative thinking make for a truly remarkable experience.
926 Pearl Street - Boulder, CO 80302
Recently named one of the Top 10 New Restaurants in Denver by 5280 magazine. The rooftop deck is open year round and affords remarkable views of the Flatirons beneath 300 days of sunshine and our rooftop heaters in the winter. The antique wooden bar is home to more than 50 of the finest bourbons in the land and creative cocktails.