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Walnut Cafe

3073 Walnut St, Boulder, CO 80301-2509
+1 303-447-2315
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good37%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Cafe, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
3073 Walnut St, Boulder, CO 80301-2509
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Wherever I go, I'm always on the lookout for a great breakfast place. And the Walnut Cafe fits the bill. I had an egg-white scramble that was top notch. The toast and the potatoes were excellent. The key to a good breakfast place is doing...More

Thank kenjs2017
Reviewed 7 June 2017

It's been a long time since I was in either of the two cafes they have in Boulder. The last time was at their other location and went I saw the waitress picking up pancakes with her bare hands without washing after bussing a table....More

Thank S M
Reviewed 4 June 2017

I was solo on this visit so I sat at the counter. It was on a busy Sunday morning and the place is hopping. The servers all had smiles on their faces and were super friendly and attentive despite being so very busy. I would...More

Thank Peace4027
Reviewed 19 May 2017 via mobile

We needed to find a place to eat breakfast and stumbled into this place. This seems like a place locals go. The food was great. I ordered the breakfast burrito. The waitress was really nice and told me that it was spicy and that I...More

Thank zombiebunnyposse
Reviewed 24 April 2017 via mobile

Fresh food, very reasonable prices and great service! We were 10 adults and one kid. The wait was longer, but they got all the orders perfectly and everything came at the same time. Nobody had any complaints, and not one bad bite. The sunrise sandwich...More

Thank Bingitt
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

We had just flown in and been up since 3am so by 10 which was 11 our time it was time to eat. I had a splendid quiche with the BEST fruit cup ever!! Our waitress was nice and attentive. We sat outside which felt...More

Thank Jody K
Reviewed 29 March 2017

Went with friends around 12:30, one friend has significant dietary limitations, which these folks easily met. We mostly had breakfast style meals, which were about as expected. The potatoes, either as a side, or a separate dish, are most enjoyable.

Thank Delaware_Yankee
Reviewed 24 March 2017

Boulder has always had great breakfast spots. This place was recommended to us and we went yesterday. It was terrible. Raw bread, chicken salad was a tragic pasty mess that seemed like it was made in a blender, unimaginative Huevos Rancheros. Skip this place. Not...More

1  Thank lawaspen
Reviewed 1 March 2017

I always enjoy a restaurant that offers many choices and enough food for leftovers. The server was friendly and generous in substitution offerings. I ordered the "Blue Plate Special" and extra vegetables instead of the pancakes. It was all delicious and I will be back!

Thank Laurie B
Reviewed 1 February 2017

Really nice staff. Great menu with a ton of options including Gluten Free!! Great place to come on any given day

Thank Natalie S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
07:00 - 15:30
07:00 - 15:30
07:00 - 15:30
07:00 - 15:30
07:00 - 15:30
07:00 - 15:30
07:00 - 15:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3073 Walnut St, Boulder, CO 80301-2509
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Boulder
  • Phone Number: +1 303-447-2315
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