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7465 N Academy Blvd, Colorado Springs, CO
719-264-7919
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11:00 am - 9:30 pm
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Hours:
Sun 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 9:30 pm

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Visitor rating
  • 55
    Excellent
  • 24
    Very good
  • 12
    Average
  • 2
    Poor
  • 7
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
That's a hamburger

These burgers are unreal. huge is one word. tasty is another. They come with a myriad of different items added to them. Fries and shakes are good, also. This is not just a good place to eat...it is an experience.

5 of 5 starsReviewed February 13, 2015
coloradonewbie2014
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Colorado Springs, Colorado
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Colorado Springs, Colorado
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2015

These burgers are unreal. huge is one word. tasty is another. They come with a myriad of different items added to them. Fries and shakes are good, also. This is not just a good place to eat...it is an experience.

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14 reviews 14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015

This is my favorite burger place in the Springs. I've been many many times and the service has always been good. They do have some unorthodox creations but they absolutely make it work. My advice is to go for whatever the special is at the time. Also give the milkshake a try

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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

Party of two, we ordered our burgers with "no red" as a given choice. Burgers arrived and one burger was bloody and cold in the center. Tried to get waitress's attention, but could not. Told my husband to go ahead and eat while I waited for her return. He had finished before she returned. Returned burger and left with bad... More 

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Colorado Springs, Colorado
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18 reviews 18 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2014

I am sad that I was treated bad here as the burgers are good. The lady seating made my party of 5 wait 20 minutes while she immediately sat a party of 4, a party of 8 and party of 3 where we could have easily fit!

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Colorado Springs, Colorado
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124 reviews 124 reviews
98 restaurant reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2014

Think of a burger combination and if its not on the menu they can probably put it together. An eclectic menu of burger options to include chicken and turkey burgers that should meet anyone's desire. They specialize in the unique combinations of if you can eat it, then we can put it in a burger. From simple to stacked high... More 

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Austin, Texas
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22 reviews 22 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2014

Get out the knife, fork and bib! Our waiter Aaron from Wyoming was awesome! Gave great suggestions and was right on the money! I was with family and we shared 3 different burgers and would recommend them all. The truffle fries were truly a delight to the palette.

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Terrell, Texas
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44 reviews 44 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

OMG...I KNOW WHY THEY ARE NAMED "crave burger"! Awesome fresh meat, cooked perfectly. Amazing flavor combinations, from plain Jane to wild combinations including a burger sandwiched between two grilled cheese sandwiches, or how sandwiched between DONUTS. My favorite is a bunless Popper with a slab of breaded fried cream cheese, fresh jalapeño, onion strings and chipotle catsup. It's served on... More 

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New York City, New York
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34 reviews 34 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

Where do I start? This is where you go when you want to reward yourself for reaching your exercise goals for the week (or punish yourself, for not). It was almost too good. I took my sister here for a sibling luncheon, based on the good reviews. Surprisingly when we arrived, it wasn't very crowded. Fast forward 15 minutes, the... More 

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Ralston, Oklahoma
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28 reviews 28 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014 via mobile

Food and service was AMAZING!! Love fried pickles and theirs were really good! Burgers were huge and super tasty. (Doggy bag needed.....Enough for another meal)

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ralston, ok
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19 reviews 19 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

if you can't find somethin' from the burger world to like at this place, you're a doofus. all manner of burgers and burger/combo sandwiches, and some of the best fried pickles I've ever had, and our service was really great. i'll go here again!

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 7465 N Academy Blvd, Colorado Springs, CO
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  El Paso County  >  Colorado Springs
  • Phone Number: 719-264-7919

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: American
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?