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Gold Hill Inn & Blue Bird Lodge

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$$ - $$$American,
401 Main St, Boulder, CO 80302-9763
+1 303-443-6461
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good24%
  • Average12%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“tournedos” (5 reviews)
“salmon” (8 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Contemporary
$$ - $$$
401 Main St, Boulder, CO 80302-9763
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We braved a hail and lightening storm to get to this olde worldly original inn / lodge restaurant high up in the mountains above Boulder. The drive is spectacular and not for the faint hearted as very windy with some road/some dirt track but worth...More

Thank Joyce B
Reviewed February 24, 2018

I brought my cousin here to see some "civilization" after spending a month at our cabin. The food was delicious and the "Regulars" entertaining. My cousin has since passed but she and I had a great time AFTER the fantastic dinner- hanging around the front...More

Thank cflowersDenver
Reviewed January 19, 2018

I wrote a rough review back in 2015 concerning the quality of the food and am happy to say it is much improved - I highly recommend dining here. Give yourself at least 2 hours - this place is a real treat.

Thank bouldergreg10
Reviewed January 9, 2018

Gold Hill is the stuff of legends. You will think you are lost on the drive up the mountain to get there. Just keep going. Just when you think there can be nothing, you come upon a frozen-in-time mining town. The Gold Hill Inn was...More

Thank AnnabelBonny
Reviewed October 28, 2017 via mobile

We frequent the Gold Hill Inn once or twice a year. Unfortunately the food quality has become a disappointment the past few times. I do not see us returning. The tenderloin tornadoes of beef wrapped in bacon with hunter sauce always feature bacon that is...More

Thank TBauder
Reviewed October 1, 2017 via mobile

What a Gem! This place is amazing in the middle of little! Being a Floridian I knew I was going to enjoy my stay when I noticed the Conch Republic flag flying!! Cozy atmosphere, warm laid back smiles, a great band, wow! I enjoyed the...More

Thank BlondeSeminole
Reviewed September 7, 2017 via mobile

Went here with family, one of which lives in Boulder. The road up is a curvy, paved, and dirt road, with a number of 180 degree switchbacks. The views are great, but if you have a nervous passenger, the ride will seem forever. When you...More

1  Thank Rich D
Reviewed August 20, 2017 via mobile

We went here because it is a tradition for two in our group. The rest of us (seven total) went along for the adventure. It was an adventure driving on the unpaved, dusty road to get here and the town of Gold Hill is a...More

Thank Colby J
Reviewed August 17, 2017 via mobile

The Gold Hill Inn...When you walk in, you feel like you stepped back in time to the 1800s! The menu is a 3 or 6 course meal. It's very reasonable. The service staff and bartender were very friendly. The manager stopped by a couple of...More

Thank D.J. S
Reviewed August 9, 2017

even though thehe address says its in Boulder it´s not. It´s in a town about 20 min drive from Boulder I think the town is called Gold Hill I am not sure, but it´s a fun place even though I say it nothing great about...More

Thank Arni G
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Molly M
October 26, 2015|
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Response from bill s | Reviewed this property |
not sure call ahead I think they close down for some tine in winter better check
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$21 - $30
American, Contemporary
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Parking Available
Good for
Romantic, Families with children, Special occasions, Large groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 401 Main St, Boulder, CO 80302-9763
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Boulder
  • Phone Number: +1 303-443-6461
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