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The Kitchen

) #7 of 435 Restaurants in Boulder $$ - $$$ American, , Vegetarian Friendly
1039 Pearl St, Boulder, CO 80302-5110
+1 303-544-5973
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good28%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (32 reviews)
“garlic fries” (16 reviews)
“lamb burger” (25 reviews)
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American, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
1039 Pearl St, Boulder, CO 80302-5110
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1 - 10 of 674 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We saw this as an option on trip adviser and thought we would give it a try. The app had it at $$-$$$ but we paid more. We didn't see any/many options for our 10 and 16 year-olds so we let them get the scallops....More

Thank Matt L
Reviewed 5 days ago

We had one of the best meals we have had in Boulder here. The staff were welcoming and friendly. The decor was cool industrial chic. There was delicious homemade bread and olive oil to start, and very tasty bruschetta to start. Our mains included excellent...More

Thank Tauny S
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Wonderful casual setting with great interesting dinner options. What we have learned from visiting Colorado is the food coming out of the kitchen takes for ever! So taking that into account the service was good. Food is worth waiting for.

Thank GlobeBiker141
Reviewed 6 days ago

Good quality local ingredients and very nice ambience with a few tables overlooking Pearl St. Very good service and well priced.

Thank celined255
Reviewed 1 week ago

We tried almost all the appetizers. Grazing at it's finest. The menu for the Kitchen and the Kitchen Upstairs are different but both very good.

Thank LSO554
Reviewed 1 week ago

Had a great brunch in the sunshine recently. Outdoor patio was way small and super limited in capacity. Loved all the menu items, but so edited that it can be limiting when coming with diner with varying tastes. Service was excellent and attentive and the...More

Thank oneillg2017
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent lunch venue at the Next Door location. Good choices, reasonable priced. Eat outside to watch the Pearl Mall action.

Thank Jenny2586
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We eat here each time we are in Boulder and have yet to be disappointed. This farm-to-table restaurant continues to impress us. The service is good and the atmosphere pleasant. They also have innovated drinks, such as The Whippersnapper, which included egg white, which seemed...More

Thank GiddyupBorzoi
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

While in Boulder, CO for business, I had the pleasure of eating dinner at The Kitchen on Pearl Street with a co-worker and his wife. Incredible service, friendly and fast. Recommendations by our waiter were spot on. The food was excellent - I'll definitely be...More

Thank Mark S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The kitchen is expensive, and they provide interesting food. If you're into good food, consider walking a block or more, and you can find some other restaurants that are even more interesting!

Thank crosscountry511
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Hope to dine there July 2 for dinner for 2. Are recommendations recommended?
7 June 2016|
Answer Show all 9 answers
Response from Shaggy53 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, I would call ahead for reservations. It's not a large place and that will be a holiday weekend.
Jacey G
Is there an outdoor seating or patio area? If so, would it be accommodating to a small, well-behaved, leashed dog?
21 July 2015|
Response from Geoff B | Property representative |
HI Jacey, We do have 2 small patio tables and dogs are more than welcome!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$31 - US$40
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 14:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1039 Pearl St, Boulder, CO 80302-5110
    (11th Street)
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Boulder
  • Phone Number: +1 303-544-5973
  • E-mail
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.
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