Best Darn Burger in Boulder…

With almost 100 years of perfecting our recipe, The Sink has been known for generations to have the best burger in Boulder.

Made with 100% grass fed beef or Certified Angus, and with over 10 specialty burger options to choose from, there’s a little something for the burger lover in everyone.

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Anthony Herron Visits The Sink

Anthony Herron, a personality with the Pac 12 Network, and also a former NFL player who played for the Detroit Lions, Green Bay Packers and the Atlanta Falcons, came to visit us at The Sink for his wildly popular #AntBites segment. Along with some colleagues, Mr. Herron started with the Buffalo Mac before moving on […]

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A Statement on Political Appearances at The Sink

Press Contact: Ben Heinemann 952-270-7501 BOULDER, Colo. (October 16, 2016)— The Sink would like to thank the Denver Post and the Daily Camera for making us aware of the Trump campaign’s plans to use our restaurant as a campaign location while Donald Trump Jr. is in Boulder, Colo. Normally, organizations ask permission to use […]

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There’s No Place Like CU

It doesn’t take long to realize that the University of Colorado Boulder is special. Whether you hike Chautauqua, browse the Boulder Farmers Market, shop and dine on The Hill or explore all that Pearl Street has to offer, those who have experienced this place know, there’s #NoPlaceLikeCU. Our friends at the University of Colorado Boulder […]

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The Sink Named One of the 32 Best College Bars in America

In an article by Thrillist, The Sink has been named in the publication’s list of the 32 Best College Bars in America! Thrillist notes our famous Texas Onion Straw Burger and our Buff Mac, as well as mentioning some of our famous visitors and drink specials. Head over to Thrillist to read the entire list […]

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What Was Your Favorite Food When you Were a Kid?

DiningOut Denver & Boulder recently asked its Chef Panel what their favorite food was when they were young. Our own Chef Mark is part of that panel, and we think his response will resonate with a few of you! “It has to be spaghetti and meatballs! It’s become so personal as time goes by. The […]

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Spoon University Names The Sink as one of the 50 Best Burger Joints in College Towns Across America

Spoon University, a website geared towards college students that promotes recipes and restaurant guides for college campuses and tows across the country, has named The Sink the #5 Best Burger Joint in College Towns Across America! We landed at #5 out of 50 spots on the list, and we couldn’t be more excited. “Known for […]

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The Ultimate Bloody Mary

Last week, we partnered with our friends and makers of some darn good Bloody Mary mix, Motherlode Provisions, to create The Sink’s Ultimate Bloody Mary. We created a Bloody that isn’t so much over-the-top as it is delicious and true to our roots, featuring some of our signature items and ingredients, including: A bacon-wrapped glass, […]

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Fermentedly Challenged Names The Sink one of the Best Beer Bars in Boulder County

Fermentedly Challenged, a beer blog that explores the craft beer scene in Northern Colorado, recently named The Sink as one of the Best Beer Bars in Boulder County. “Whether it be fresh on tap or from a great collection of local, domestic or import beer in bottles – these places won’t steer you wrong,” says […]

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Zingy Lime and Garlic Chicken Recipe from Chef Mark Gordon

It’s Fourth of July Weekend, so we’re guessing you’ll probably light up the grill at least once! Take your cookout to the next level with Chef Mark Gordon’s Zingy Line and Garlic Chicken Recipe:   ZINGY LIME AND GARLIC CHICKEN 1 pound skinless chicken thighs 6 oz. Zingy Lime and Garlic Marinade Honey Mustard Sauce […]

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The Sink Celebrates 25 Years of New Belgium Brewing with Exclusive Tapping

The Sink Celebrates 25 years of New Belgium Brewing with Exclusive Tapping New Belgium Brewing’s Fat Tire & Friends Collaboration Beers Available On Tap at The Sink BOULDER, Colo. (June 23, 2016)— The Sink, a Boulder institution on The Hill since 1923, has been serving New Belgium Brewing’s Fat Tire Amber Ale for 23 years. […]

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Summer Grilling Tips & Recipe from Chef Mark

Let the grilling season commence. I’m always perplexed as I witness the BBQ frenzy each year as Memorial Day approaches. For me, along with thousands of other outdoor enthusiasts here in Colorado, grilling is a way of life a full 365 days a year. Grilling over an open flame evokes all your senses unlike anything […]

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Meet Our New Summer Cocktails

Since the sun has finally decided to come out in Boulder, we think it’s the perfect time to introduce you to our new summer cocktails. Served in 20oz bowls, our Summer Cooler and Basil Strawberry Lemonade are both made with fresh squeezed juices and ingredients muddled right before your eyes. It’s ok if your mouth […]

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CU Graduation 2016 in Photos

Per a long-held pre-commencement tradition, hundreds of students, some with their parents, lined the block as we opened our doors at 7:00am, greeting the soon-to-be graduates with breakfast burritos and celebratory drinks. Check out the photos below from one of our favorite days of the year. Congrats Buffs!    

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Featured New Menu Items

Spring has sprung and we’ve got new menu items to celebrate, including a new soup, salads and a handful of sandwiches that will keep you coming back for more. Our new soup is a Chicken Green Chili, crafted from an old Macias family recipe featuring fresh Pueblo and Poblano chiles, tomatillos, tomato and garlic, enriched […]

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Chef Mark and old friend Chris Fowler from ESPN

  Our Chef (Mark Gordan) ran into one of his old friends here at The Sink. His friend Chris Fowler a commentator, Game Day anchor for ESPN and alumni of Colorado University decided to sign our wall of fame just to the left of President Obama’s signature!!! He also stopped to get a pic with his friend […]

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Chef Mark’s Spicy Creole Shrimp Dip

Okay. Let’s be Cajun for a day.  Grab a six pack of your beer of choice, Red Stripe works well here, and have a couple of brews while you’re bringing a quart of water to a boil. In the meantime, make some creole mustard while you’re enjoying the brews; it’s 6 Tbsp. Dijon mustard to […]

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President Obama at The Sink

You’re having a typical afternoon eating lunch at The Sink in Boulder with a friend, when a man yells, “We are a part of the Secret Service. President Obama is on his way right now to The Sink.” Find out what happened next …

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Ugly Crust Pizza

For decades, the Sink was known to have the best burger in Boulder, so it was time to step up our ‘za game. In this case, “Ugly” is a term of endearment used to describe the big, thick, floppy crust that borders a Sink pizza.

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The Sink Ceiling

It’s a tradition spanning decades. Tens of thousands of CU students have taken to The Sink the morning of their graduation commencement ceremony to sign their name on our famed ceiling. Have you signed our ceiling?

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Anthony Bourdain and Eric Ripert at The Sink

The spirited Chefs and TV personalities were rolling through Boulder on their national Good vs. Evil tour, and chose The Sink as the venue for their exclusive post-show meet and greet reception.

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