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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
  • 57
    Excellent
  • 25
    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
Drunken Onion

This is my favorite burger here. Full disclosure, I love French Dip sandwiches so they had me a Au Jus. The fries are good and the Grasshopper Shake with alcohol is delish with crashed Oreos in the bottom. The place does seem easily over whelmed from an operational standpoint. This is my... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 3, 2015
Gigi K
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English first
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19 reviews 19 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015

Omggggggg!!!! These burgers were AMAZING!!!! Fast friendly service and fantastic flavor! All of our burgers were cooked perfect! We had the Drunken Onion and green chili fries, the Sin City with the parmesan fries, the Luther, the Fatty Melt. Highly recommend this place! We also split a Velvet Elvis milkshake.

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Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

My family of three each tried a different burger and fry combo...all were delicious. Unfortunately it was on our last night in the area so we could not take our leftovers with us...we tried and failed to eat it all in one sitting. Wait staff was very friendly and just a little slow, not bad enough to drop from a... More 

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Top Contributor
144 reviews 144 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015

This is my favorite burger here. Full disclosure, I love French Dip sandwiches so they had me a Au Jus. The fries are good and the Grasshopper Shake with alcohol is delish with crashed Oreos in the bottom. The place does seem easily over whelmed from an operational standpoint. This is my third visit and it was the first time... More 

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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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16 reviews 16 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 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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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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22 reviews 22 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 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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134 reviews 134 reviews
107 restaurant reviews
46 helpful votes 46 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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23 reviews 23 reviews
16 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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47 reviews 47 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 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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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?