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Colterra Food & Wine

210 Franklin Street, Niwot, CO 80544
+1 303-652-0777
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good23%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (16 reviews)
“beet salad” (18 reviews)
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American, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
210 Franklin Street, Niwot, CO 80544
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Reviewed 5 days ago

I had high hopes for Colterra, I've heard great things about it for years. Unfortunately we weren't able to sit outside due to the rain so we were seated in the dining room. It felt very old fashioned country club with beige table cloths and...More

Thank Jen S
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is my favorite restaurant, and I use it for most occasion celebrations. The food is excellent, service as well. The setting is gorgeous, with plenty of outside garden seating in the summer, sometimes with entertainment. Inside an old expanded farmhouse in beautiful downtown Niwot,...More

Thank Ron W
Reviewed 1 week ago

Gorgeous building, beautiful garden, all very well maintained, excellent new-American food, professional courteous waitstaff. What more do you want???

Thank juhaszj
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Large party - lot of drinks, appetizers and dinners. Service was top notch, attentive, knowledgeable and friendly. We weren't rushed at all and everyone who waited on us was professional and courteous from the wonderful hostess, the friendly bar tender, our waitress who answered all...More

Thank Rebekah C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We loved sitting outside on the shady patio lingering in the beautiful breeze, BUT $16 for a burger, beef bourguignon without one drop of sauce, stale dry cold bread, and an uninspired chicken salad all conspired to have us saying we will not return.

Thank clairann2000
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had a wonderful lunch outside under the trees. The flowers were beautiful and the tall cottonwoods provide deep shade along with the gentle breeze. This was our first lunch here and we were not disappointed. The gazpacho soup was wonderful with the fresh vegies. I...More

Thank John G
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Sat outside on a weeknight. Beuatiful trees and surroundings. Unfortunately, there was a puddle of spilled olive oil underneath my shoes. The waiter helped move the table to a less slippery spot. Met my coworker there and ordered a beer. Took ten minutes to get...More

Thank Jpburm
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I eaten at Colterra twice in the past 10 days and multiple times over the past 3 years. For the most part I enjoy the experience. I eat vegetarian and wish there were just a little more in the way of entrees to offer. The...More

Thank Truvoyager
Reviewed 12 July 2017

We wanted to have a meal out with some Spanish friends on our recent trip to Boulder. This restaurant was located half way between each of our accommodation so we decided to give it a try. We were pleasantly surprised by the quaint and peaceful...More

Thank Victoria K
Reviewed 7 July 2017

Took our daughter here for her 24th birthday. It was very, very good. Service was Atentive, but not too intrusive. The ambience is very nice. We ate inside due to the wind but the patio looks like it would be fun. The food was excellent...More

Thank Carol S
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6 January 2015|
Response from Missy A | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they will be open!
6 January 2015|
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Response from Jola O | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they are open for lunch. I visited for lunch. Everything the 4 of us ordered was fantastic.
6 January 2015|
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Response from Paul T | Reviewed this property |
They are open for lunch.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$25 - US$45
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
17:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 14:00
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 210 Franklin Street, Niwot, CO 80544
  • Public Transportation: Contact your local RTD (303) 299-6000.
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Niwot
  • Phone Number: +1 303-652-0777
Colterra invites you to escape to the country, just minutes from downtown Boulder in the charming historic town of Niwot. Happen upon the authentic romantic setting and enjoy classic French country food created by Chef/Owner Bradford Heap. Trained in France with 3 star Michelin Chef's Alain Ducasse and Georges Blanc, Bradford has taken his last endeavors to top Zagat ratings. His newest restaurant focuses on using the freshest local produce, respecting the pure simple flavors of seasonal ingredients. Knowledgeable wine pairings, complete with climate controlled cabinet provides the finest possible wines by the glass, making Colterra an experience not to be missed. Top 10 new restaurant by 5280 magazine!
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