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Greenbriar Inn

€€€€American, International,
8735 N Foothills Hwy, Boulder, CO 80302-9350
+1 303-440-7979
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good21%
  • Average15%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“brunch” (39 reviews)
Open Now
17:00 - 22:00All hours
American, International, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options
8735 N Foothills Hwy, Boulder, CO 80302-9350
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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

Thank Mark E
Reviewed 7 November 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 18 October 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 26 September 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

Thank tsar44
Reviewed 13 September 2017

Vast selection of foods; complementary glass of fizz; nice service; beautiful atmosphere and location. We've been here for dinner a few times, but the brunch was a fun way to start a Sunday. They also have private rooms for a private party - a great...More

Thank Susan S
Reviewed 6 September 2017

We went to the Greenbriar Inn Sunday brunch to celebrate a birthday. The atmosphere here is really something special, both with the indoor and the outdoor seating. Many hotels and restaurants serve a Sunday brunch. The one out here is really something special. The appetizer...More

Thank Tom4628
Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

We were in Boulder for a weekend. When we lived in Boulder years ago, we were to go to the Greenbriar for a birthday dinner, but got snowed out and never made it back ,so really was anticipating the visit. We told them when we...More

Thank Mary Ann E
Reviewed 16 August 2017

I realize this isn't the typical review. Had a function held here where we had the sunroom and lower dining area. Over 100 guests. Everyone really liked the meals, but especially I got a lot of comments on the hors d'oeuvres being very tasty. A...More

Thank dukehuh
Reviewed 14 August 2017

Food presentation was lovely. They did have huge shrimp and oysters! The champagne was free flowing! The bit of disappointment was this...... We arrived at about 12:30 which seems like a good time for brunch. We started with the appetizers... we were told better get...More

Thank FoodDiva1
Reviewed 9 August 2017

This is where you good for excellent food, nice atmosphere and fine cuisine. One of the few excellent restaurants along the Front Range. If you go for a special brunch, like Mother's Day or the Holidays, you are in for an even more delightful treat....More

Thank O2730CLdaniels
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10 December 2016|
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Response from SLNColo | Reviewed this property |
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
  • Value
Average prices
US$21 - US$42
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
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
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
  • E-mail
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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