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Greenbriar Inn

8735 N Foothills Hwy, Boulder, CO 80302-9350
+1 303-440-7979
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good21%
  • Average14%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“brunch” (37 reviews)
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American, International, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options
8735 N Foothills Hwy, Boulder, CO 80302-9350
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Terrible experience hosting visitors from East Coast. Reservation was missing. Table was in terrible location - by exit to restrooms lot of traffic. Chafing dishes were empty, food was luke warm, raw bar was never replenished. Desserts were disappointing to visitors. Chef could not make...More

Thank tsar44
Reviewed 14 September 2017

Vast selection of foods; complementary glass of fizz; nice service; beautiful atmosphere and location. We've been here for dinner a few times, but the brunch was a fun way to start a Sunday. They also have private rooms for a private party - a great...More

Thank Susan S
Reviewed 7 September 2017

We went to the Greenbriar Inn Sunday brunch to celebrate a birthday. The atmosphere here is really something special, both with the indoor and the outdoor seating. Many hotels and restaurants serve a Sunday brunch. The one out here is really something special. The appetizer...More

Thank Tom4628
Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

We were in Boulder for a weekend. When we lived in Boulder years ago, we were to go to the Greenbriar for a birthday dinner, but got snowed out and never made it back ,so really was anticipating the visit. We told them when we...More

Thank Mary Ann E
Reviewed 17 August 2017

I realize this isn't the typical review. Had a function held here where we had the sunroom and lower dining area. Over 100 guests. Everyone really liked the meals, but especially I got a lot of comments on the hors d'oeuvres being very tasty. A...More

Thank dukehuh
Reviewed 14 August 2017

Food presentation was lovely. They did have huge shrimp and oysters! The champagne was free flowing! The bit of disappointment was this...... We arrived at about 12:30 which seems like a good time for brunch. We started with the appetizers... we were told better get...More

Thank FoodDiva1
Reviewed 10 August 2017

This is where you good for excellent food, nice atmosphere and fine cuisine. One of the few excellent restaurants along the Front Range. If you go for a special brunch, like Mother's Day or the Holidays, you are in for an even more delightful treat....More

Thank O2730CLdaniels
Reviewed 23 July 2017

A lovely appointed restaurant with all the charm and etiquette of yesterday. I took a chance that they'd have availability and that my attire would be appropriate. I was relieved to find that folks in suits were actually attending a wedding on site. Seated immediately...More

Thank MaruchyX8
Reviewed 23 June 2017 via mobile

Sure, the food tasted great and the ambiance was charming, but at those astronomical prices I was expecting better service. Plenty of empty tables on a Thursday and the upstairs was closed, yet the main course took so long to arrive - 45 minutes -...More

2  Thank theexplorerDarien
Reviewed 13 June 2017 via mobile

Two couples and a grand daughter celebrated wedding anniversaries. The meal and event were both delightful. Service was very good. All the meals were presented nicely and were very good, except could have had less salt used. Highly recommend this restaurant.

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Response from SLNColo | Reviewed this property |
Colorado Casual. That's everything from a suit/tie, nice dress to a good pair of Levi's, cowboy boots & shirt
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 21 - USD 42
Dinner, Brunch, Drinks, Lunch
Restaurant features
Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8735 N Foothills Hwy, Boulder, CO 80302-9350
    (Hwy 36 & Lefthand Canyon)
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Boulder
  • Phone Number: +1 303-440-7979
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Opened in 1967, The Greenbriar Inn is an elegant restaurant, tavern and private event space located in the north Boulder countryside and nestled at the foot of the Rocky Mountains. The surrounding 20 acres features two ponds, striking woodland and thriving produce, herb, and flower gardens. The cuisine focuses on seasonal, American classics and is complimented by a 900 label award-winning wine cellar.
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