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Greenbriar Inn

) #79 of 434 Restaurants in Boulder $$$$ American, International,
8735 N Foothills Hwy, Boulder, CO 80302-9350
+1 303-440-7979
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good22%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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American, International, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options
8735 N Foothills Hwy, Boulder, CO 80302-9350
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Reviewed 5 days ago

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 5 weeks ago 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.

Thank fussyeaters
Reviewed 22 May 2017

A historic landmark since the 1800's, the Greenbriar Inn provides the perfect setting for the perfect meal coupled with excellent service and exceptional cuisine accompanied by a truly outstanding wine selection. Worthy of special note both for taste and creativity is the Foie Gras Croccantino;...More

1  Thank Dalecorp
Reviewed 26 March 2017

I left 18 inches of new snow in Boston, traveled to Lyons the next day and ate a beautiful brunch on the patio with trees budding and daffodils blooming. Truly, good for the soul! $45 for a champagne brunch is a bit much, but we...More

Thank c8r
Reviewed 21 March 2017

Went there to celebrate our anniversary and couldn't have been more pleased! Very nice location outside of town in a romantic setting. Husband had the lamb, which he said was the best he has ever had. I had the beef wellington, which was to die...More

Thank SharonInColo
Reviewed 12 March 2017

When my wife and I go out to dinner at upscale restaurants, we like to have meals that we would not at home. This was especially true recently when I took my wife to The Greenbriar Inn for her birthday. And, we certainly did get...More

2  Thank Dennis F
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Three of us went to the Greenbriar for dinner. The setting is beautiful in the sun room and the service is excellent. Complimentary pâte was served first which was superb. My friends got the caesar salad for two which they thought was very good. The...More

1  Thank ColoradoSJE
Reviewed 26 December 2016

Our family of six decided to enjoy a special Christmas Eve dinner at Greenbrier Inn. The service was excellent, the ambiance was a bit hurried and definitely crowded. I had to stand up while a waiter prepared a salad table side for another party because...More

1  Thank charfromthesouth
Reviewed 17 December 2016

I read the reviews on TA after we dined, and have come to the conclusion that TA is primarily for younger people. This place was not even rated in the top 10% of restaurants in Boulder. ??? Number 1 and 3 are brewery's . We...More

Thank arthurkHB
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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
US$25 - US$40
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
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
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 1200 label award-winning wine cellar.
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