Don’t feel like cooking this Thanksgiving? Save yourself the trouble and dine out at one of Boulder’s wonderful restaurants. Fortunately for us, the dining scene continues to flourish and a host of cafes, eateries, and fine dining establishments are opening their doors to welcome patrons. Here’s a list of local restaurants open for Thanksgiving dinner.
When: 12 – 7pm
Known for it’s delicious steaks and seafood options, Boulder Cork will be open once again for Thanksgiving dinner. Start your celebratory meal with the lobster ravioli or head straight for the entrees to try exquisite, alternative mains like pumpkin and swiss chard lasagna. Make a reservation early as this long-time Boulder restaurant is sure to fill up.
Chautauqua Dining Hall
When: 11am – 9pm
While Chautauqua Dining Hall has yet to release its full Thanksgiving Day menu, rest assured that this historic landmark will certainly serve up something special. Dine at the base of Boulder’s famous Flatirons while enjoying Chautauqua’s cozy ambiance.
When: 11am – 10pm
Let Frank’s Chophouse do the cooking and cleaning for you this holiday season. Join the talented culinary team behind this famed Boulder restaurant for a delectable lunch and dinner menu. Spend the morning enjoying the last of the autumn weather before settling in for a decadent dinner at Frank’s.
When: 11:30 – 7pm
Since 1967, this charming Inn has hosted and fed travelers and locals alike. Thanksgiving day will offer a buffet of traditional fare in Greenbriar Inn’s lovely cottage setting. If weather permits, dine outdoors in the garden with gorgeous views of the foothills. Relax inside and enjoy the holiday buzz of this bustling restaurant. Reservations are required so make yours today.
Jill’s Restaurant at St Julien Hotel and Spa
When: 11:30am – 1:30pm & 5:30 – 7:30pm
This modern bistro prioritizes serving up tasty meals that use sustainable, local ingredients. A private dining room, heated outdoor patio, and full bar make this one delightful place to spend Thanksgiving. Check the St Julien website for menu details in the coming weeks.
When: 12 – 8pm
Any meal at The Kitchen feels like you’re eating dinner at a friend’s home. Communal tables, warm lighting, and cozy seats make it easy for a while. Reserve a spot on Thanksgiving day to dine on decadent entrees and sweet desserts or pick up a meal and bring it home to the ones you love most.
Spruce Farm & Fish
Hotel Boulderado’s polished New American restaurant Spruce Farm & Fish is planning an epic Thanksgiving dinner. Browse from its list of fine wines while catching up with friends and family in this historic hotel’s fine dining restaurant. Stay tuned to see which fresh, seasonal dishes will make the menu this holiday season.
Participate in a little self-care this Thanksgiving by letting someone else take over the shopping, cooking, and cleaning. Treat your loved ones to a dinner full of traditional dishes and alternative recipes at any of these beloved Boulder restaurants.