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“Too Loud” 2 of 5 bubbles
Review of Mountain Sun Pub and Brewery

Mountain Sun Pub and Brewery
Ranked #4 of 565 Restaurants in Boulder
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $5 - $10
Cuisines: American, Bar, Pub
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Restaurant details
Good for: Local cuisine, Large groups, Bar scene, Families with children, Dining on a budget, Kids
Dining options: Late Night, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Boston, Massachusetts
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136 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
“Too Loud”
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 5, 2013

I didn't realize that even at the end of May, Boulder is still inhabited by so many college students. This place had excellent ratings, but probably from the students. Food was very cheap, but that was probably why it wasn't very good. I had a salad with chicken. My husband had a burger, which was rated highly. However, it was just a frozen patty. It was so noisy, we couldn't have any sort of conversation. I would not go there again.

Visited May 2013
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Boulder, Colorado
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53 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
“Enjoyed it!”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 2, 2013

They have a good selection of beers and wonderful healthy food. It's priced very well, and well worth it. It does get a bit loud, the place is very cozy and gets crowed ( signs that it's a great place), so be ready to wait and if you do you will definitely enjoy your time. Staff and service is GREAT and VERY friendly!!!!!
It's ideal for the whole family (very laid back, casual dining) and better yet for a group of friends just wanting to spend time together while having good food and beer!

  • Visited May 2013
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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1 Thank Kenzzzoo
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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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63 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
“Funky place with GREAT food!”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 1, 2013 via mobile

This joint definitely has that hippie vibe, with the decor and waiters with dreadlocks, but they were super friendly and the food was VERY good! I got the burger and fries and would highly recommend it. While it wasn't as good as Park Burger in downtown Denver, it was very juicy, well seasoned, and bursting with flavor. I definitely recommend checking this place out if you are anywhere near the Boulder area!

  • Visited October 2012
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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Thank thehungryjack
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Boise, Idaho
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15 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
“Great casual dining”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 29, 2013

The beer at this place is so good! I loved the Jah Mon Ginger Beer. They aren't shy with the ginger, and it was very refreshing to experience such an unusual flavor. I also had the opportunity to try the Date Night Burger. It had dates, goat cheese, and bacon. That flavor combination is completely unexpected and completely delicious! There is definitely a reason this place is busy all the time.

  • Visited May 2013
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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Thank mmr83706
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boulder
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15 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
“great experience”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 29, 2013

Nice gluten free selections, fresh & healthy food, friendly service. Food is priced right, and the home brew is very good. Try the XXX IPA beer. Great for families - it can be loud though.

  • Visited May 2013
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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Thank bouldergreg10
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