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Address: 13th St. between Pennsylvania St. and College Ave., Boulder, CO
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CU Student Hangout

The Hill is the main area just off campus that is the center of student life for socializing with some great local restaurants and bars. Every school has an area like this and CU... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 25 August 2016
MKJourneys
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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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Macon, Georgia
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8 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We enjoyed going here while on our vacation. It's a must see while in Boulder. We went in the fall but spring would be awesome too!

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Sarasota
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2016

Great dining, beer, bar, coffee spots and deals; priced for college kids but good enough for adults who are looking for high quality food and coffee at a fraction of the cost

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Vernon Hills, Illinois, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2016 via mobile

Cool vibe, rockin beverages like Chai tea, Kombucha & Nitro Cold Brew on tap.....delish!! Quick service, great prices and yummy to go food......not to be missed 😋

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2016

The Hill is the main area just off campus that is the center of student life for socializing with some great local restaurants and bars. Every school has an area like this and CU 's is a mix of old and new.

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Stratford, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 July 2016

It is located on the hill in Boulder! The University is located here, plenty of shops and eaterys but also so much traffic, yikes!

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Austin, Texas, United States
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37 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 July 2016

There are many interesting shops and eating/drinking establishments. Lots of music playing. It reminds me a little of South Congress in Austin, TX.

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Sonoma, California
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 April 2016

We went to CU back, well, about 20 years ago and The Hill was vibrant. It was THE PLACE to be if you were a CU student. Now it's dirty, run down and is taken over by a huge Walgreens, Starbucks, and other corporate chains. So sad to see it like this. Back in the day when Taylor's Bar and... More 

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Vermilion, Ohio
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 April 2016

We found it easy to park on the street, making sure you purchase and properly display the parking meter voucher on the passenger side of the dash. Many little stores to hop into , as well as mini marts, 7 eleven, a theater, beauty salons, and a drugstore. Wonderful eateries on all streets finding everything from quick sandwiches, pizza, and... More 

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Johnstown, Colorado
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 March 2016

Many food places, books, shopping catering to the college students across the street. Problems with trying to find parking. Would recommend Pearl St Mall over this area if not attached to University needs.

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Golden, Colorado
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 January 2016

A lot of nice "hip" shops here to pass the time with, and it's adjacent to both the CU campus and to downtown proper. We often walk up from Pearl Street, then walk across to CU, then back to the car. Can be very pretty on a spring day. Main downside from my perspective is the number of panhandlers that... More 

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