Review: Chautauqua Dining Hall, North

December 2005

Of Significance
By Carol W. Maybach

Chautauqua Dining Hall
900 Baseline Road, Boulder

The Draw
An innovative American menu, a charming historical building, and Chautauqua's natural beauty.

The Drawback
Service can be slow and inconsistent on busy days and evenings.

Don't Miss
Pan-roasted, honey-cured pork tenderloin, wild Alaskan salmon, seven-layer chocolate ganache cake.

Vegetarian Options
Slow-roasted beet salad, apple and watercress salad, seasonal vegetable sauté, grilled portobello mushroom sandwich, veggie burger.

A Northern Star?
By Elisabeth True

190 Clayton Lane

The Draw
Sleek space packed with beautiful people.

The Drawback
A menu that isn't particularly authentic Italian. Several dishes are too oily.

Don't Miss
Beef carpaccio, calamari appetizer, tutta la casa salad, zucca chips.

Vegetarian Options
Zucca chips, mozzarella tomato salad, artichoke hearts with Parmesan and white truffle oil, the Asiago, arugula, and sweet onion pizza.