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The Kitchen
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Ranked #8 of 577 Restaurants in Boulder
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $31 - $40
Cuisines: American, Contemporary, Wine Bar
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Restaurant details
Good for: Local cuisine, Business meetings, Romantic
Dining options: Lunch, Late Night, Breakfast, Dinner, Reservations
Dining style: Casual Elegant
Cross street: 11th Street
Description: The Kitchen carefully sources quality, fresh, ingredients from farms and purveyors our team has a direct relationship with both locally and nationally. The preparations are simple, clean, and focused. The menu features seasonal offerings that are crafted by our talented culinary team. The Kitchen features various signature items such as hand cut Garlic Fries, Tomato Soup, Mussels and Sticky Toffee Pudding.
Level 3 Contributor
23 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed July 13, 2013

Nice contemporary interior, excellent food (i had the quinoa with asparagus, my partner the beef sandwich, both very very good), friendly service

Visited July 2013
Thank Solihan
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  • English first
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English first
memphis, tn
Level 6 Contributor
130 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 95 helpful votes
“Best dinner place in Boulder”
Reviewed July 7, 2013

This restaurant came highly recommended to us by our friends in the food industry and friends who are just foodies in general. It did not disappoint. Everything on the menu is farm to table. We began with their house made charcuterie and homemade bread. All came with wonderful accompaniments. Their Kitchen tomato soup is divine. Entrees were all good too. Their beer selection is broader than any I have ever seen. The staff was extremely knowledgable and attentive. Try to get a table on the patio if you are a table of three or less. The people watching is fabulous.

Visited July 2013
Thank popartpooch
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Fort Collins, Colorado
Level 4 Contributor
44 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
“Great Food”
Reviewed July 1, 2013

I recently ate dinner at the Kitchen with three friends. We were able to get a reservation same day (made around 3pm) for dinner at 7:30 that night.
We started our meal with delicious cocktails and wine. The server was helpful describing the drinks and wine with great knowledge, and we were all happy with our choices.
For dinner we had the price fixe family style meal. One of our group could not eat a part of the meal due to food allergy and they were able to add extra hummus and crostini to supplement her aspect of the meal. Otherwise the price fixe is not able to be changed. Appetizer of olives, crostini with pea tapanade, and beet salad were fantastic! The meal- mussels with white sauce (with lots of crostini for dipping juice!), crab pasta, and Colorado lamb was superb! We had adequate portion size for our group, none to spare, but we couldn't have eaten another bite! The dessert, strawberries with cream were delicious and just right after our large meal. I had wine with dinner that was a portuguese red and it was perfect.
It was a great night out with friends!

  • Visited June 2013
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Thank IrishDoc07
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Cave Creek, Arizona
Level 6 Contributor
210 reviews
114 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
Reviewed June 23, 2013

I had lunch here and the price is VERY reasonable. The offer a lunch menu for $12 which includes a smal salad and pasta, or pizza, or pannini. The portions a big enough to satisfy your hunger. The only issue I had with the place was that they charged me $2.00 for a small bread (french roll like). The staff eas friendly and helpful and the atmosphere was great.

  • Visited June 2013
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Sun City West, Arizona
Level 4 Contributor
48 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
“Kitchen is a Friendly Place”
Reviewed June 23, 2013

Had a great dinner with family at the Kitchen. The steak and roasted lamb were great and the home made pasta was very creamy and delicious. Loved the cheese balls and the octopus appetizers. Our waiter was very friendly and knowledgeable. The hostess was also friendly. Too often they tend to be aloof and uninterested in their guests. Not the case in the Kitchen. We felt like valued friends. We will be back.

Only criticism is one I have for many restaurants today, the staff in general needs to watch for tables that need bussed. Leaving empty dishes on the table too long is aggravating and needs management attention.

  • Visited June 2013
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Thank tidbitsm3
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