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The Kitchen

) #6 of 434 Restaurants in Boulder ££ - £££ American, , Vegetarian Friendly
1039 Pearl St, Boulder, CO 80302-5110
+1 303-544-5973
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good27%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (32 reviews)
“garlic fries” (16 reviews)
“lamb burger” (26 reviews)
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American, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
££ - £££
1039 Pearl St, Boulder, CO 80302-5110
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11 - 20 of 681 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I think this is one of the best restaurants in Boulder. Delicious and healthy! If you are planning a night out or are from out of town, definitely visit The Kitchen.

Thank Bonnie B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had breakfast there with a friend. The food was very tasty, but it was very expensive and the portions were small. With coffee, tip and tax I was out over $20 for just myself and left hungry. $15 for a couple of poached eggs...More

Thank Yanni_Pannimayoo
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Both of the happy hour cocktails they had were excellently prepared. Radishes and goat butter were a great pairing and the lamb burger was to die for. Everything was reasonably priced and the service was fantastic.

Thank Adam B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

There are plenty of new restaurants sprouting up in and around Boulder. I found many of their menus to be meat heavy or just "trying too hard." Liked what I saw on The Kitchen's menu, but they've been around for a while now. Would they...More

Thank denverdogwalker
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We saw this as an option on trip adviser and thought we would give it a try. The app had it at $$-$$$ but we paid more. We didn't see any/many options for our 10 and 16 year-olds so we let them get the scallops....More

Thank Matt L
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We had one of the best meals we have had in Boulder here. The staff were welcoming and friendly. The decor was cool industrial chic. There was delicious homemade bread and olive oil to start, and very tasty bruschetta to start. Our mains included excellent...More

Thank Tauny S
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Wonderful casual setting with great interesting dinner options. What we have learned from visiting Colorado is the food coming out of the kitchen takes for ever! So taking that into account the service was good. Food is worth waiting for.

Thank GlobeBiker141
Reviewed 21 June 2017

Good quality local ingredients and very nice ambience with a few tables overlooking Pearl St. Very good service and well priced.

Thank celined255
Reviewed 14 June 2017

We tried almost all the appetizers. Grazing at it's finest. The menu for the Kitchen and the Kitchen Upstairs are different but both very good.

Thank LSO554
Reviewed 14 June 2017

Had a great brunch in the sunshine recently. Outdoor patio was way small and super limited in capacity. Loved all the menu items, but so edited that it can be limiting when coming with diner with varying tastes. Service was excellent and attentive and the...More

Thank oneillg2017
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Questions & Answers
7 June 2016|
AnswerShow all 9 answers
Response from Shaggy53 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, I would call ahead for reservations. It's not a large place and that will be a holiday weekend.
Jacey G
21 July 2015|
Response from Geoff B | Property representative |
HI Jacey, We do have 2 small patio tables and dogs are more than welcome!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$31 - US$40
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Local cuisine, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 14:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1039 Pearl St, Boulder, CO 80302-5110
    (11th Street)
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Boulder
  • Phone Number: +1 303-544-5973
The Kitchen carefully sources quality, fresh, ingredients from farms and purveyors our team has a direct relationship with both locally and nationally. The preparations are simple, clean, and focused. The menu features seasonal offerings that are crafted by our talented culinary team. The Kitchen features various signature items such as hand cut Garlic Fries, Tomato Soup, Mussels and Sticky Toffee Pudding.
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