Deep Dish

Mussels are good for ya’

It’s a little more than 1,000 miles to the ocean nearest Boulder County (my research indicates that Los Angeles is the winner, edging out...

Black Pepper Pho keeps the menu small and the quality high

You may have noticed that menus are shrinking. No, that’s not an index card on your table, that’s the menu. People like it that...

The classiest taco

Hi. My name is Caitlin and I’m a taco addict. I’m only slightly ashamed to admit how often I eat tacos — but I...

The perfect pub food

Pub food is meant to be a hearty complement to a night of drinking — fried, full of cheese, drenched in buffalo sauce, dunked...

The westernmost city in Nepal

In 1971, Tibetan Buddhist meditation scholar Chogyam Trungpa Rinpoche came to teach at the University of Colorado and, as most everyone does, fell in...

Beau Jo’s perfects the art of the crust

Pizza is a celebration food if ever there was one; it’s warm and gooey, just like your festive feelings; it’s handheld, it’s customizable and...

Ras Kassa’s is back and that’s a very good thing

Back in the late 1980s, an Ethiopian restaurant called Ras Kassa’s set up shop at the junction of Eldorado Canyon and U.S. 93. It...

Très chic

The St Julien is kind of a special spot for the Boulder Weekly editorial staff, especially on Thursdays after the paper comes out. We’re...

Balancing act

Chef John Platt likes to fish. When asked to describe his perfect day for a brochure called Boulder Sliced and Diced: A Chef’s Guide...

How many slams in an old screen door?

Shel Silverstein once asked, poetically, “How many slams in an old screen door?” The answer, he said, “Depends how loud you shut it.” The...

Surviving the Hill

For reasons I won’t attempt to detail in this column, University Hill proves to be a difficult place for many locally grown restaurants (and...

Eating pizza with a fork

Americans collectively scoffed last spring when John Kasich, still on the trail for the Republican presidential nomination, picked up a knife and fork and...
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