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BRU handbuilt ales & eats

$$ - $$$American, Pizza,
5290 Arapahoe Ave, Boulder, CO 80303-1269
+1 720-638-5193
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good26%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Pizza, Gastropub, Bar, Brew Pub, Pub
$$ - $$$
5290 Arapahoe Ave, Boulder, CO 80303-1269
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Reviewed 26 June 2018

I've been to BRU three times. First, for dinner, when I thought the cauliflower was interesting and bread was good. Second, for lunch, when the service was really awful and the food didn't even close to make up for it. Third and last, for dinner....More

Thank LeakyB85
Reviewed 25 January 2018

My son received a "brewery passport" for Christmas and this brew pub was in it. It is in a strip mall so we weren't too sure about it. Once inside, we really liked how they decorated it. There were four of us and we all...More

Thank Jlo7799
Reviewed 12 November 2017

Gotta say it - when I walked in and looked at the menu I nearly got up and left. It just didn't seem to be what I was expecting (I did not read any reviews, LOL, just drove by), but the waiter stopped by and...More

Thank Connie E
Reviewed 24 October 2017 via mobile

We ordered the Bru pizza for dinner - IPA tomato sauce, fried kale, smoked shallot and ale sausage-10/10. Small place but very comfortable. Had a Kolsch and a Nitro Three B’s - both very good. Would definitely come back - highly recommended!

Thank Maureen G
Reviewed 2 October 2017

my friend and I visited on a friend's recommendation and it did not disappoint! she had the egg sandwich and I had the grilled cheese. This wasn't any grilled cheese...fontina and avocado on that wonderful sourdough bread. Crusty and savory. the cheese was melted just...More

Thank Ann310
Reviewed 21 September 2017

Everyone in my group was pleased with the beer quality and variety. They have an excellent appetizer of calamari that my foodie friends loved, and I thought the pizza was great. The staff was super friendly and took pride in their restaurant.

Thank Graciela T
Reviewed 15 May 2017 via mobile

The menu has a wide selection to please anyone. My whole bass was very fresh and cooked to perfection. The waiter was very friendly with great tips about the menu. We also enjoyed the cauliflower and the charcuterie board. For dessert we popped over to...More

Thank scottalanl
Reviewed 4 May 2017

You'll miss it if you're looking for a big sign...it's tucked in the shopping strip...once you're there you'll enjoy every moment of food and beers.

Thank S P
Reviewed 12 April 2017

Hubby and I met son and a niece by marriage who happened to be in town on business. Since it was Tuesday evening and HH is ALL day Tuesday the pub was crowded AND noisy. Hubby had a glass of red wine.....I had Obitus brown...More

Thank morewierd
Reviewed 22 February 2017 via mobile

This is our 4th time eating here. Service is excellent. Food is good. Simple but well thought out menu. A couple of veggie choices. Beer is also good.

Thank Mike T
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
USD 6 - USD 20
American, Pizza, Gastropub, Bar, Brew Pub, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
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Open Hours
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5290 Arapahoe Ave, Boulder, CO 80303-1269
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Boulder
  • Phone Number: +1 720-638-5193
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