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Greenbriar Inn

8735 N Foothills Hwy, Boulder, CO 80302-9350
+1 303-440-7979
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Overview
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good21%
  • Average14%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“brunch” (40 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, International, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
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LOCATION
8735 N Foothills Hwy, Boulder, CO 80302-9350
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Reviewed 1 week ago

One of the finest brunches I've ever had. The appetizer salad bar included all the shrimp and oysters one would want. The entrée bar included omelets made to order roast beef a large number of sides and the dessert bar included more sweets than I've...More

Thank rastefan2016
Reviewed June 24, 2018 via mobile

We love Greenbriar in the summer. Outdoor dining at its finest. Foie gras and oysters to start. Duck and scallops for mains. Strawberry rhubarb galette for dessert. Good wines too.everything was great. Scallops could be more seared. Galette crust could be crispier and experience would...More

Thank MikeDorsey
Reviewed May 4, 2018

Party of eight for a birthday night - superb service, quiet ambiance (we could actually converse without yelling, unlike in so many hot spots), and everyone loved their food. I had beet salad, followed by ocean perch, which was perfectly cooked. The wine choices were...More

1  Thank Susan S
Reviewed April 8, 2018

I ate here with a group of friends on a Friday night. The restaurant is in the foothills outside of Boulder, and the feel is like a formal French countryside inn. The service was outstanding, including table side food preparations, and the overall ambiance is...More

1  Thank Jim R
Reviewed March 3, 2018 via mobile

It’s worth the quick drive from Boulder (and Denver) to dine at the Greenbriar. Staff is welcoming and personable. Dinner was very delicious and presentation a work of art. Bar or formal dining—same friendliness and high quality food. It’s a habit to go every time...More

Thank Sue919
Reviewed January 3, 2018

They clearly want to make this a high-end restaurant experience but they missed. The helpings were tiny, the food itself was OK. The service was missing in details (how many times should we have to say "no glutten" or "no ice in the water please"?)...More

2  Thank DA8026
Reviewed November 12, 2017

It was good and it was mediocre! I believe they tried to make it a wonderful reservation, but a couple things failed.. Our table was upstairs in a corner, which in and of itself was wonderful, very quiet out of the way corner especially for...More

1  Thank Mark E
Reviewed November 7, 2017

We were celebrating one of our son't engagement and wanted to do something special. We were so disappointed. Most of the items needed refilling and we ended up going back to our table and waiting for more...a couple of times. My son spit out the...More

Thank BeasleyKRB
Reviewed October 18, 2017

Went out with Colorado friends to their favorite restaurant and enjoyed an enchanting evening. Food and service was excellent and overall ambience enticing. Great evening and look forward to another visit

Thank Randy E
Reviewed September 26, 2017

Terrible experience hosting visitors from East Coast. Reservation was missing. Table was in terrible location - by exit to restrooms lot of traffic. Chafing dishes were empty, food was luke warm, raw bar was never replenished. Desserts were disappointing to visitors. Chef could not make...More

1  Thank tsar44
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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
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$21 - $42
Cuisine
Meals
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, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Business meetings, Special occasions, Large groups, Romantic, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Friday
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
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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Description
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 900 label award-winning wine cellar.
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