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Leaf Vegetarian Restaurant

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2010 16th St, Boulder, CO 80302-5446
+1 303-442-1485
10:00 - 21:00
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Sun 10:00 - 21:00
Mon - Thu 11:30 - 21:00
Fri 11:30 - 22:00
Sat 10:00 - 22:00
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Boulder, Colorado
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45 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Fantastic place! It can be so hard trying to find good vegetarian dishes or restaurants and Leaf does a great job. Nice small dining room, quiet atmosphere which I love. Food is truly amazing. I've had the spaghetti Pad Thai, Jambalaya Rice and a Ramen dish and I have loved all of them. Great cocktails and wine selection. Wonderful date... More 

Thank Handog6
United States
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24 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Overall, I would recommend this restaurant, especially if you are vegetarian! The food is generally very good and the selection is good. Note, however, that some of the food is definitely better than others. I recently had dinner there with a group of 4. Two of us thought their food was great, two of us thought it was just average.... More 

Thank lovetohike53
Boulder, Colorado
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67 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 December 2016 via mobile

I've been going to the Leaf every so often for years. Mostly the experience had been an okay meal I suffered for the benefit of a vegetarian companion. No longer. They've perfected their menu. The soups are particularly wonderful.

Thank DiversionUTL
Boulder, Colorado
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62 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 November 2016

For vegetarians, meat-eaters also can find lots to eat. The cauliflower special was fantastic. Not always even quality. Nice late happy hour.

Thank Mallika M
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 November 2016 via mobile

Leaf is a great restaurant with plenty of vegan choices. My non-vegan companions were pleasantly surprised that vegan food could be imaginative and tasty. The Jamaican jerk tempeh was excellent. My only very minor complaint is that there were few vegan choices for dessert. But I definitely recommend Leaf!

Thank Deborah E
Oakland, California
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118 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016

We went twice to Leaf. The first time we had the cauliflower tacos and while they were delicious, they were a little too spicy for my taste. The second time we asked them to tone down the spice. I probably should have said, "Spicy, just not too spicy." Still great. The stuffed cabbage was not as wonderful. But in general... More 

Thank McGillMomAlbany
Atlanta, Georgia
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14 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

We ate dinner there last night, and everything was outstanding! The food was really delicious and the restaurant was very nice. We highly recommend this for anybody looking for excellent vegetarian food in Boulder.

Thank coryboydston
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36 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

This place is really lovely. So many great food choices for vegan and vegetarians. I had the Jamaican jerk tempeh and it was delicious. The only downside was the kids menu, the options weren't particularly healthy. My son didn't eat his mushroom burger and there wasn't anything else that he could have. It would be great to see simple platter... More 

Thank itchyfeet04
Houston, Texas
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133 reviews
96 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

If you are a vegetarian or vegan this place is a must while in Denver. The cauliflower tacos were my favorite! Good wine selection and very cool atmosphere.

Thank CSarg
Ashford, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2016

We had two meals at this restaurant during our stay in Boulder, my husband actually requested the second visit as he had enjoyed the food so much on the first! high praise from someone not convinced by the usual vegetarian/vegain fare on offer at most restaurants. It was wonderful for me as a lifelong vegetarian to show him that eating... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 10 - US$ 20
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
10:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2010 16th St, Boulder, CO 80302-5446
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Boulder
  • Phone Number: +1 303-442-1485
Leaf Vegetarian Restaurant is dedicated to creating a superb vegetarian dining experience in a tranquil, sophisticated environment. Leaf uses the finest organic, seasonal ingredients in providing vegetarian global cuisine and a health conscious dining option for herbivores and omnivores alike.

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?