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Leaf Vegetarian Restaurant

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2010 16th St, Boulder, CO 80302-5446
+1 303-442-1485
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10:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Sun 10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Fri 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Sat 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Philadelphia, PA
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322 reviews
207 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 115 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We are thrilled we had dinner the final night of our 2 week vacation at Leaf. We have fabulous and highly regarded vegan & veg restaurants in Philly, but this stands tall among the greats. Wow. We loved it. I wanted to order ALL of the small plates and in fact, made 3 of them my meal. I loved the... More 

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Levittown, Pennsylvania, United States
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband, 15 month old son and I visited Leaf on our last night in Boulder. Sometimes we find strictly vegetarian restaurants to be slightly pretentious, or uncomfortable. But as a vegetarian family, we wanted to go out to a place with options to choose from, so based on the excellent reviews, we gave it a try! Leaf was a... More 

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Thank Vikki1008
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A friend took us here and said it was her favorite spot. Dead on she was, the food was inventive, tasty, colorful and more than adequate portions. The waitstaff was fun, interactive with guests and knew their product well. If you asked a question about the food, they usually knew what you wanted to find out, or walked over to... More 

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Nashville, Tennessee
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Honestly, one of the best vegetarian meals we've ever had. We shared one of the price fixe dinners and selected the charred poblano gnocchi small plate (the corn, cherry tomatoes and the pepitas melded well) followed by the chickpea salad (wonderfully tangy dressing) and the Hungarian stuffed cabbage entree (lots here, from the roasted garlic to the nicely spiced potatoes).... More 

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Oklahoma
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53 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Bright and airy, Leaf Vegetarian Restaurant is just off of (the non-pedestrian part) Pearl Street Mall and offers fresh and creative local/organic vegetable-centric food with plenty of options for vegans. At a recent lunch, we started off deliciously with the buffalo cauliflower tacos - SO good! I enjoyed the "crab" cake sandwich along with the addictive potato & sweet potato... More 

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Chattanooga, Tennessee
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We chose Leaf because of a vegetarian friend's excellent experience a few months ago. We were not disappointed. The menu is large enough to offer a variety of foods but not too large as to try to do too much. I got the $28 three-course prix fixe and was well-pleased. My favorite might have been the avocado tartare small plate.... More 

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southampton
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

To find a vegetarian restaurant after two weeks on the road was a lovely, refreshing change. Rather than be faced with eating the only vegetarian option available, there is a wide choice. Staff were friendly. There was a good selection of wines as well. We didn't have room for dessert and so cannot comment on these. A nice setting and... More 

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Colorado Springs, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2016

Lot's of vegetarian/vegan places are a little "one note" either TVP or soy or tempeh, but I found Leaf delightfully refreshing from both a menu and personality perspective. My guess is if this was someone's first time going "green" they would be treated the exact same as someone who has been a life-long-card-carrying-vegan/tarian! I like that. Service was good (a... More 

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Thank TravelChic719
Spearfish, South Dakota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2016 via mobile

I went to leaf vegetarian restaurant on Thursday May 19th. Its a smaller restaurant just off of pearl street. There is a decent amount of seating indoors, but we decided to sit outside on the patio. Our server was wonderful, I don't recall her name. We had spring rolls, flatbread pizza, pad thai, and sushi salad with 'crab' cake. Everything... More 

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Boulder, Colorado
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2016

I have lived in Boulder for almost 20 years and this was the first time I have eaten at Leaf! The restaurant is beautiful, quiet and the food is delicious. I had a raw kale salad and a crab cake (obviously not real crab). The location is a bit off the beaten path so it was quite lovely for a... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$10 - $20
Cuisine
Vegetarian, Vegan, Gluten Free
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Business meetings, Special occasions, Romantic, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2010 16th St, Boulder, CO 80302-5446
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Boulder
  • Phone Number: +1 303-442-1485
Description
Leaf Vegetarian Restaurant is dedicated to creating a superb vegetarian dining experience in a tranquil, sophisticated environment. Leaf uses the finest organic, seasonal ingredients in providing vegetarian global cuisine and a health conscious dining option for herbivores and omnivores alike.

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