Delicious and Healthy Brunches in Boulder and Beyond

Though the Front Range of Colorado and Boulder truly shine when it comes to their lunch and dinner offerings, perhaps the best meal of the day, state-wide, is brunch. Most locals flock to the places on our list with abandon after a long night of camping in the Rocky Mountains or before a big day of hiking and adventuring. 

At the tippy-top of this incredible list sits the quaint, colorful, and tucked-away Sundance Cafe. Located in the mountains of Nederland, Colo., just 20 minutes from North Boulder, this spot offers a beautiful view while you fill your belly with pancakes, omelets, and the daily special. The perfect stop before a big day sight-seeing in the mountains, the staff at Sundance is as warm and welcoming as the atmosphere. 

A unique choice for a brunch list, Centro Latin Kitchen offers authentic Mexican cousin and some of the best brunch around. The Huavos Rancheros and the Centro Breakfast Burrito are two staples sure to please. Wash it all down with one of Centro's spicy and flavorful Blood Mary's or their refreshing Sangria. 

For a more traditional but still funky brunch full of character, the Southside Walnut Cafe offers simple, tasty breakfast and brunch items. This local favorite has been in operation since 1983 and offers some of the best pie for miles. 

Stick to our list and your hearts and bellies will be full to the brim! 


Providing delicious and unique brunch concoctions for over 34 years, Creole cuisine and old-fashioned Southern breakfasts top the menu at this popular restaurant. Start with a beignet pastry and a steaming cup of coffee. Enjoy eggs Benedict or...  Read More

Southside Walnut Cafe

This adorable diner is located on the outskirts of town and offers gluten-free waffles and pancakes. Southside Walnut Cafe also serves up delicious fruit dishes, piping hot oatmeal, traditional eggs and pancakes for breakfast, and much more. If...  Read More

This moderately priced restaurant is a popular spot amongst locals and tourists alike because of its elegant yet relaxed environment and high-quality food. Known for being gluten-free friendly, not only is The Kitchen willing to accommodate your...  Read More

Made from scratch recipes reinvent the way you eat breakfast and brunch. Featuring organic coffees, fresh produce, as well as all-natural and farm raised meats and eggs. To add to the fun, meals are customizable upon guest request. So you can...  Read More

Centro Latin Kitchen may seem like an odd choice for a Brunch List, however, this restaurant offers some of the best Mexican style brunch options around, including their Centro Breakfast Burrito and Green Chili Hashbrowns. Their brunch Happy...  Read More

Set at the foothills of the beautiful Flatirons, this century-old landmark features exquisite indoor and outdoor dining (on the historic property's wraparound porch). Starters include house-smoked salmon, gazpacho, organic beet salad, and...  Read More

Tajik Shish Kabob, Spicy Indonesian Peanut Noodles, and North African Harrissa Chicken are just a few of the delights you'll find on the Teahouse's international and exotic menu. This lovely restaurant was a gift from Boulder's sister city,...  Read More

This popular restaurant offers some of the best breakfast fare in Boulder. The menu features traditional options such as egg and omelet combos, including The Swiss, pancakes, and waffles, along with a specialty breakfast chimichanga. The...  Read More

Located just outside Boulder in quaint Louisville, Colorado The Huckleberry is known for its fresh, delicious, and all-American food. The Border Burger is not to be missed and can be ordered with humanely raised, grass fed beef. A variety of...  Read More

Located just a mere 30 minutes from North Boulder, The Sundance Cafe is perched in the Colorado Rocky Mountains and overlooks Eldora Ski Lodge. Patio seating on warm summer or cool crisp autumn days allows you to soak in the scenery while...  Read More


Meet Hope Gately

Hope Gately should have a bumper sticker proclaiming "Not a Native...But I Got Here as Fast as I Could!" A transplant from the Midwest, Hope has fallen in love with Colorado's mountains playing...  More About Hope

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