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Black Forest Restaurant

) #8 of 14 Restaurants in Nederland $$ - $$$ German, European,
24 Big Springs Drive, Nederland, CO 80466
+1 303-279-2333
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good24%
  • Average16%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible13%
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“sauerbraten” (19 reviews)
“apple strudel” (11 reviews)
“oxtail soup” (7 reviews)
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German, European, Central European
$$ - $$$
24 Big Springs Drive, Nederland, CO 80466
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My family loved the sauerbraten and I had a really tender half chicken (not dry like many other places). The apple strudel was good. The proprietor was friendly and we didn't have to wait too long to get seated and get our food. We don't...More

Thank Brandi G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The food and service great. There apple strudel is very good! The food portions are good sized. Defiantly would recommend!!!

Thank Audrey526
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

From the outside the place looks great and inviting, so we went inside. The inside is also very cosy, BUT the service could not be worse!!! First, they let us wait forever just to seat us even though the restaurant was 3/4 empty. One of...More

Thank AliaEDiez
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I had lunch here today. I had the sauerbraten, potato pancake and red cabbage. My wife the schnitzel, potatoes and red cabbage. The sauerbraten had good flavor but I felt the meat was a little on the tough side. My wife tried...More

Thank kj7hz
Reviewed 28 May 2017

Black Forest has a loyal following, and we visited with one of its fans and with great expectations. It is located in Nederland, which is a small funky town with some of the most amazing views of the Rocky Mountains. (The trip to the town...More

Thank Charlie_Hotlanta
Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

I love german food and expected this to be one of the high lights of my vacation at this location. Walking into the restaurant I was pleasantly surprised by the decor as it felt like being in Germany it self. The one side had traditional...More

1  Thank charl v
Reviewed 29 December 2016

Our adventure on Christmas Eve to the Black Forest was more like a visit to a castle in Transylvania. Our greeter If you can call him that was an old man with a black eye that resembled Igor in the Frankenstein movies who directed us...More

2  Thank Jay I
Reviewed 27 November 2016

We spent Thanksgiving in Colorado and had dinner at the Black Forest Restaurant as it was the only place we knew of that was open that night in Nederland. This might have been a great place in its day but something (old dirty carpeting?) set...More

1  Thank roadlesstraveledguy
Reviewed 25 October 2016

We've come here often from Denver over the past ten years, ever since the proprietor insisted we have wine instead of lemonade at lunch. We've lived in Austria and Germany as well - and find the food comparable and service authentic: if the waiters don't...More

Thank clda
Reviewed 21 October 2016

This was our third trip to Nederland, but our first trip to the Black Forest Restaurant; we will definitely be making a fourth trip just to eat here again. AS other shave reported there are a lot of stairs to the front door, but the...More

Thank tammy h
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Questions & Answers
26 June 2016|
Response from Karen G | Reviewed this property |
They probably are, as they are always open. With all the festivities in town, they would surely be open. To be certain, you could give them a call (303-582-9971).
Ruth A C
29 October 2015|
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Response from sandy12 | Reviewed this property |
Their website says they are closed on Thanksgiving. but you can call and verify.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
German, European, Central European
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 24 Big Springs Drive, Nederland, CO 80466
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Nederland
  • Phone Number: +1 303-279-2333
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