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Restaurants Popular with University of Colorado Students

October 27th, 2023

Boulder, Colorado is a fantastic food town for college students for several reasons. First and foremost, the city is home to a vibrant and diverse food scene, with options to suit any palate or dietary preference. From vegetarian and vegan cafes to hearty burger joints, Boulder has it all. There are many restaurants near the University of Colorado Boulder that are popular among students. Here are a few favorites and some of their signature dishes: The Sink – This popular restaurant has been a Boulder institution for over 100 years. Students love the Sink for its famous pizza and burgers.... Read More

The Boulder Sports Bar Experience: Top Picks and Unique Finds

September 8th, 2023

Boulder, Colorado, is a hub of sports culture, and its sports bar scene reflects the city’s enthusiasm for athletics, great food, and camaraderie. Here’s a list of some of the best sports bars in Boulder, along with reasons why Boulder is teeming with excellent options: The Sink: An iconic Boulder institution, The Sink boasts a rich history and a college-town atmosphere. It’s a favorite for its delicious burgers, diverse menu, and numerous TVs, making it the perfect spot to catch a game with friends. West End Tavern: Located in downtown Boulder, West End Tavern offers a unique... Read More

Boulder’s Best Sandwich Spots: Loved by Locals and Students

September 4th, 2023

Boulder, Colorado, is a haven for sandwich enthusiasts, boasting a multitude of amazing and wonderful sandwich shops that have earned their reputation for culinary excellence. Several factors contribute to this thriving sandwich scene, making it a unique and memorable experience for both locals and visitors. First and foremost, Boulder’s emphasis on sustainability and locally sourced ingredients plays a pivotal role in the success of its sandwich shops. The city’s commitment to organic and locally grown produce aligns perfectly with the desire for fresh and wholesome sandwich options.... Read More

CU’s Top Sandwich Spot Named Best Place for Philly Cheesesteak on Yelp

May 15th, 2023

The Philly cheesesteak sandwich is a beloved American classic, and its history can be traced back to the city of Philadelphia in the 1930s. It was created by Pat and Harry Olivieri, brothers who ran a hot dog stand in South Philly. One day, they decided to experiment with some thinly sliced beef and grilled onions, and they served it on an Italian roll. A passing cab driver smelled the aroma and asked for a sandwich, and the Philly cheesesteak was born. Over the years, the sandwich became increasingly popular, and soon other vendors started selling their own versions. One of the most famous is... Read More

The Top 3 Pitchers at Half Fast

December 29th, 2021

Everyone loves Half Fast subs as a sandwich shop – but every college student knows what it means when someone asks you “Wanna grab a pitcher?” Half Fast knows what’s up when it comes to serving up the strongest alcoholic drinks you could possibly find on the University Hill. With each pitcher limited to 1 per person, here’s my top 3 choices for what to order when you feel like getting sloshed off of a 32 oz. pitcher of happiness. Strong Island Ice Tea – Just like a long island iced tea, but stronger and even BETTER. Some people refer to this one as a “strongo”... Read More


June 6th, 2020

It’s been argued the history of the world can be seen on your plate. Moorish improvements to Roman irrigation boosted rice production in 15th century Spain, eventually melding with Middle Eastern spices into what we know today as paella. Bánh mì sandwiches combine native Vietnamese ingredients (such as cilantro, cucumbers, and pickled daikon) with baguettes and mayonnaise left behind by French colonists. There are many interesting through-lines when it comes to food. Closer to home, consider a different kind of example: the humble sub sandwich. Whether you prefer to call them hoagies, grinders,... Read More

Top 3 Fun Hangs in Boulder

July 30th, 2019

1. Half Fast Subs  I LOVE Half Fast Subs! It’s got great prices on drinks and subs, and the dive atmosphere is my favorite. Located on Boulder’s ever-changing ‘The Hill’ district, the atmosphere has some old0-school charm. It’s a no-frills, low key establishment that feels very comfortable to hang out at. Kick back on the patio, drink a pitcher of Long Island Iced Tea—dubbed the ‘Strongo’—and laugh with friends. You can’t beat it.  2. The Spot  The Spot is a cool hidden gem that has a fine duality; you can climb and drink a beer. The Spot was the first bouldering gym to... Read More