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Niwot Tavern

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7960 Niwot Road, Niwot, CO 80503
+1 303-652-0200
11:00 - 23:00
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48 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 November 2016 via mobile

We went on a Friday night hoping to having a simple family dinner. When we arrived we got excited as the place looked cozy and the service was friendly. But then food took quite a long time and when it arrived flavors were quite plane. It may have been that food took too long and we were just tired, but... More 

Thank Daniel B
Management response:

Hey Daniel -- I sincerely apologize for the slow service and that your food took longer than expected to be delivered. I assure you that we strive to provide our guests with best quality of service and food and it seems we did not meet your expectations. Your feedback is very important to us and your comments will be shared... More 

Niwot, Colorado
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100 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 151 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

We eat at Niwot Tavern at least twice a week. I always enjoy trying out their lunch special and the soup of the day. The service is always great and the food is always wonderful. So glad this place is convenient to my home and office!!!

Thank Marie P
Management response:

Hi Marie, Thank you for taking the time to write and share your experience with us. We’re glad you enjoy your visits to Niwot Tavern and are a big fan of our specials. We strive to deliver a fantastic service to all our visitors and appreciate you taking the time and sharing your visit with us. We look forward to... More 

Jacksonville, Florida
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12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2016

Went there with some of my buddies for lunch. The Gyro I had was good and the rest of the dishes my buddies ate were good also. The Codfather fish sandwich is huge and according to my friend, great tasting. Service was quick and the waitress was very attentive. Won't hesitate to go there again.

Thank fech85
Management response:

Hello, Thanks for the great review! We take great pride in our hardworking staff and appreciate your kind words. We look forward to having you back again soon. Thank you for the feedback. More 

Niwot, Colorado
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348 reviews
241 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 229 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 September 2016

Too bad there is no rating between average and very good. The Tavern is good, has decent comfort food and a good choice of beer and drinks. We had mussels (very good), Stroganof (Good), Chicken Breast Strips wrapped in bacon (very good) and Salmon. The two orders of salmon were both over cooked with one of them really dry. When... More 

Thank Daniel G
Atlanta, GA
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47 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

Great local restaurant with plenty of choices on the menu but my favorite is their pork sliders. Great service and it is so nice to be able to sit outside and enjoy the friendly folks in this small neighborhood tavern.

Thank Yokelso
Longmont, Colorado
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130 reviews
98 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2016

We sat outside on Taco Tuesday near the end of happy hour. It was comfortable and relaxing. I got a free pint glass with my beer order - a Tuesday night thing here. My wife loved her burger and I was very happy with my tacos. Bottom line though, this is a fine place to have a relaxing casual dinner... More 

Thank Colby J
Vermilion, Ohio
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186 reviews
122 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 August 2016

Bruchetta was nothing to impress, a small disappointment. Meatloaf needed more seasoning and a little bit dry. The Sheppard pie lacked flavor and proportion of meat to potatoes was not good. It looked way better than it tasted. Lacked even salt. Will not stop again. Three strikes and it is out.

Thank MichelleMM2014
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536 reviews
271 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 257 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 August 2016

Went with friends and discovered a nice, relaxed atmosphere, in- and outdoor seating, 12 draft beer choices, a very, very wide choice of menu items and many, many comfort food menu items. I tried the New England Clam Chowder and the Rueben. Both were very good. The Rueben, instead of slices of corned beef, had a thick slab. I prefer... More 

Thank MunichEricJ
Boulder, Colorado
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58 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 July 2016

I have eaten here a number of times, and have gone here for single malt scotch tastings. A friendly tavern with great service. The chef, Dave, is uncompromising, in his quest for fresh, and delicious dishes. He is original and imaginative. Worth the fifteen minute trip if you are in Boulder our Longmont .... or any other place,north of denver

1 Thank wallace s
Longmont, Colorado
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140 reviews
117 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 June 2016

Had dinner there early Sun. evening. For $20 TOTAL, hubby and I could choose an appetizer (we chose blue-cheese stuffed deviled eggs - 3 halves per person), and then I chose fish and chips (substituted salad for the chips) and hub had a burger. The fish was lightly-coated and fried. Not greasy - just delicious! This place does a hopping... More 

1 Thank EBS33527

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$4 - US$45
American, Bar, International
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7960 Niwot Road, Niwot, CO 80503
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Niwot
  • Phone Number: +1 303-652-0200

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?