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Gold Hill Inn & Blue Bird Lodge

401 Main St, Boulder, CO 80302-9763
303-443-6461
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CT
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53 reviews 53 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

Dined at Gold Hill on a recent Saturday night. We had a reservation at 7:30 pm. We arrived early so that we could get there in time to see the spectacular views. What a drive! If you are at all uncomfortable driving mountainous roads (dirt) with many switchbacks, this is not the place for you! What a reward if you... More 

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Denver, Colorado
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

The food, the ambience, even the drive up to Gold Hill are all five star experiences. When people talk about authentic Colorado this place should be put on the top of the list. Family run for over 52 years there’s a lot of pride in everything that goes into your experience here. Historic yet humble, rustic yet comfortable and charming,... More 

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Westminster, Colorado, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

Food,servers & wine were excellent....atmosphere was wonderful!! The drive up was beautiful, a little town was never expected at the end of a dirt road with an amazing restaurant sitting in the middle...can,t wait to come back!!!

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Pa
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164 reviews 164 reviews
113 restaurant reviews
81 helpful votes 81 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

We attended a wedding here and it was fantastic. Outside ceremony, moving inside for appetizers, dinner, and dancing. Staff was great, food was excellent. This place just exudes charm. My only complaint is that it is a little dark inside. I would hate to add many more lights to ruin the atmosphere but we could hardly see the cake table.... More 

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Eindhoven, The Netherlands
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55 reviews 55 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

On a recent visit to the Gold Hill Inn we were surprised by the beauty of the drive getting there, the atmosphere once you got there, the Inn was a fabulous and restful place to eat. Food was exceptional, wine seelection beyond belief, service was interesting, portions were fantastic, food was fresh, hot and delicious and the whole adventure was... More 

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Austin, TX
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70 reviews 70 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

Where else can you get a 6 course meal for $35--with fabulous quality? The courses were all very well done and there were several choices for the entree. We chose the beef tournedo and the smoked trout. Both were good but the trout was best! The blueberry cheesecake was the best dessert, the chocolate torte was a bit dry. Nicely... More 

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Boulder, Colorado
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14 reviews 14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

The atmosphere is wonderful, as is the food. We were there to celebrate a birthday and accompanied by our six week old granddaughter. They made sure we were comfortable and there was a safe place for the baby seat. For another poster on here, if you want a 7 P.M. reservation don't try to call the week before. A month... More 

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Chicago
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

But for some friends and colleagues who knew where they were going, I would never have expected to find a place like the Gold Hill Inn somewhere above 8,000 feet and 10 miles north of Boulder. But there it is: a gourmet establishment with the best, most reasonable meals imaginable in a rustic setting in a small town up on... More 

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Littleton
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29 reviews 29 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

We had reservations, but still had to wait over 30 minutes to be seated. We call a week in advance to make reservations, and were unable to get a 7pm or 7:30pm reservation (I was not surprised because the food is very very good), so we agreed to an 8pm dinner reservation (we were told they stopped serving dinner at... More 

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Fruit Cove, Florida
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24 reviews 24 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2014

We have visited Gold Hill Inn at least once a season for the past 21 years. This year although our group was down to three it was still one of our best meals at Gold Hill. Of course we say this every year. The scenery on the drive was beautiful, the service wonderful and the food to die for. This... More 

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Additional Information about Gold Hill Inn & Blue Bird Lodge

Address: 401 Main St, Boulder, CO 80302-9763
Phone Number: 303-443-6461
Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Boulder
Average Prices: USD 21 - 30
Cuisine: American, Contemporary

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