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Flagstaff House Restaurant

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1138 Flagstaff Rd, Boulder, CO 80302-9510
303-442-4640
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6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Sun - Fri 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Sat 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Checkendon, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Hard to fault the Flagstaff House Restaurant - great location overlooking Boulder, fabulous food and unobtrusive attentive service. It was intended to be a farewell thank you for my friends who really appreciate fine dining, and the meal more than lived up to its expectations. I last went to the Flagstaff House some 15 years ago and standards have certainly... More 

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Barrington, Illinois
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161 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you are looking for a romantic setting this is it--An upscale dining experience halfway up the mountain overlooking the Boulder Valley. It is a special place that allows for leisurely dining by not turning the tables over quickly. The wine list is extensive if not pricey, but a pet peeve of ours is that it arrives via eTablet. We... More 

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Boulder, Colorado
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23 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Flagstaff House has a five star location on the side of Flagstaff Mountain overlooking the city of Boulder, Colorado and has been a premier choice for gourmands for, well, as long as I can remember, and I've lived here for 62 years. I have dined there a number of times and I will say right up front that it... More 

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Marshall, Michigan, United States
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband always wanted to go to Flagstaff House, so on a recent trip to visit family we made the splurge. He had made reservations months before we actually went. We celebrated our anniversary with this dinner, and it did not disappoint! We both ordered appetizers and an entree while splitting a dessert. Presentation and attention were both outstanding and... More 

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Lakewood, Colorado
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45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had been to the Flagstaff House years ago when we lived in the Boulder area, and thought it would be a great place to celebrate an anniversary. We were right. It was an absolutely wonderful place to celebrate an anniversary. Everything about this culinary institution is exemplary, from the beautiful setting to the service to the food and wine.... More 

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Darien
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

No doubt about it, the view and ambience is awesome. But service during a Thursday visit this week just for drinks was a real spoiler. It took 20 minutes for two drinks and a cheese plate to arrive. Our server was quite knowledgeable, but the wait for just cocktails was unacceptable, especially considering there were lots of empty tables. Consider... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Certainly the view and ambiance of the dining room is top notch. Somm was awesome... Very knowledgable, helpful AND friendly. Remainder of service was good but not more than that . I had the duck which was very good, not excellent. My wife had the lamb which while very good certainly wasn't worth $68. Prices were 2 star Michelin and... More 

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Thank n2r49rs
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I've been coming to the Flagstaff House since the '80s. Yes its expensive, but you will not get a better dining experience in Colorado. The view, the wine list and the service was outstanding. Our main courses of Filet Minion, Halibut and Duck were exemplary. The only negative was the over use of fennel in some of the side dishes.... More 

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Sewickley, PA
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

10 of us were here for dinner yesterday. We picked the place because of the view and the generally good reviews. Often, a restaurant with a great view can portend not so great food, but that was not the case here. Do not come if you want a hurried meal, as they pride themselves on not rushing their patrons. They... More 

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Chicago, IL
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2016

A blue sky Boulder late afternoon. An open air deck overlooking all of Boulder. Great setting that makes you feel like the pricey appetizers and cocktails are worth it. Romantic

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$41 - $80
Cuisine
American
Meals
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Scenic view, Business meetings, Romantic, Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions
Open Hours
Sunday
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1138 Flagstaff Rd, Boulder, CO 80302-9510
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Boulder
  • Phone Number: 303-442-4640

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?