FIND OUT WHAT OUR FRENCH/ITALIAN RESTAURANT IS ALL ABOUT

Welcome to Arugula

Looking for French restaurants or Italian restaurants in Boulder? You’ve come to the right place.

Arugula in North Boulder brings together the simple flavors of Europe, the healthy tastes of the Mediterranean, and classic American favorites to offer the most delicious food in the neighborhood. Fresh, local, seasonal ingredients sourced from Boulder farms make up the foundation to our local twist on Italian, French, and Spanish fare. Arugula creates flavorful food in a warm, friendly environment. Enjoy our creative cocktails, an extensive wine list, and refreshing local craft brews including three nitro taps at the bar. Don’t miss our daily happy hour, wide-ranging vegetarian, vegan, and gluten-free dishes or our variety of special events.

As a small, local, and independently owned and operated business, Arugula strives to be Boulder’s favorite neighborhood restaurant.

Upcoming Events

  • Christmas Eve

    Celebrate the night before with us. Delightful, seasonal, colorful, as much local as realistic, and unique 4 course meal in style of :: appetizer, primi pasta, main course, dessert $69/person.  The menu is below, but we will probably tweak a few of the preparations as we test thru them and think about even better creations!  We […]

  • Happy Hour All Evening Every Monday

    Every Monday night from 4:30pm to 9pm enjoy our happy hour pricing and menu all evening. 

  • Wine Wednesdays – Every Wednesday

    Every Wednesday, excluding private and special events, we offer 40% off nearly every bottle on our wine list. Come enjoy our great food with a great discount on your wine bottle! Arugula has hundreds of bottles of wine in-house, and we’re experts at helping you find the taste and quality you’re looking for. Whether you’re […]

  • New Year’s Eve

    Celebrate the new year at Arugula ! Delightful, seasonal, colorful, as much local as realistic and unique 4 course meal in style of :: appetizer, primi pasta, main course, dessert. $79/person, plus a fabulous amuse bouche to start, which is still TBD.  The menu is below, but we will probably tweak a few of the preparations […]

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