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Black Cat

1964 13th St, Boulder, CO 80302-5205
+1 303-444-5500
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good13%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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“tasting menu” (50 reviews)
“foie gras” (11 reviews)
“six courses” (4 reviews)
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American, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
1964 13th St, Boulder, CO 80302-5205
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Black Cat is phenomenal and I highly recommend this restaurant. Our server, David, was outstanding, as was the entire staff, but the food stands on its own. This is the quintessential Farm -To -Table experience. Most of the food is brought in directly from the...More

Thank Michael H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The service was world class 4 different people serving us, each with a different function. The chef stopped by our table; we talked about the food quality, ingredients, etc. 90 % of ingredients are local, many from his 100 acre farm. The salad seasoning is...More

Thank Ivan B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited Black Cat on Valentine’s Day, and it was the most amazing experience! It was described as a three course meal but also included a surprise appetizer. Amazing food and wine. Excellent value for the price, and our service was fantastic. Would highly recommend!

Thank Michelle T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is a terriffic restaurant, particularly the tasting menu with win pairing, we have been to virtually all of thr high end Boulder restaurants and this is clearly a contender for “best!”

Thank Gkrieger
Reviewed 3 February 2018

What a little gem this place is: one of the most comfortable spots in town, with its loveseats and sheepskin backed chairs, great acoustics (no blaring music) for a quiet evening full of conversation and excellent food and wine. There is a small, well-balanced menu...More

Thank maegabby
Reviewed 19 January 2018

I sat at the bar with my wife and ordered entrees and shared a main course. The chef made a very generous split plate, and the bar tender gave us useful advice on the menu highlights. They have a very nice wine list, but don't...More

Thank bouldergreg10
Reviewed 3 December 2017 via mobile

Everything about our night at black cat was amazing. Granted the tasting menu changes based on available ingredients, but it's was divine for us, everything was complex yet not too the point of being complex for the sake of pretentiousness. The service was impeccable and...More

Thank Peter N
Reviewed 30 November 2017 via mobile

Black Cat Farm to table is fine dinning. Quality food fresh and in season from locally grown farms combined with excellent preparation and creativity, makes this fine Restaurant stand out among Boulder’s top tier dinning spots. Also expert wine list and knowledgable master sommelier rounds...More

Thank Gemjb
Reviewed 7 November 2017

Had dinner here with my son and his wife. Started with the Beet Salad and that was delicious. My main was the Mulefoot Pork and this was pork tenderloin in a rich and spicy mole sauce. Some of my pork was a little dry and...More

Thank Brian W
Reviewed 30 October 2017

Had the taster menu and wine flight with a large group. Superb food all fresh and local - great descriptions from the chef for each course and the same for the wine from the somelier. Lovely bistro atmosphere and a superb location.

Thank stretchda
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Anne G
7 February 2018|
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Response from stretchda | Reviewed this property |
Highly recommended. We had a large group in a room at the back across two tables. Worked very well.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$25 - US$100
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1964 13th St, Boulder, CO 80302-5205
    (Pearl Street)
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Boulder
  • Phone Number: +1 303-444-5500
  • E-mail
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