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King's Chef Diner

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131 East Bijou Street, Colorado Springs, CO 80903
719-636-5010
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Today
7:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 7:00 am - 4:00 pm
Fri - Sat 9:00 pm - 4:00 am
Dining options: Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast, Late Night

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  • 110
    Excellent
  • 54
    Very good
  • 10
    Average
  • 5
    Poor
  • 7
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Soooo good!!!

Went with family to have breakfast and it was sooo good! The green chile is super spicy but very addicting! Highly recommend them!

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 16, 2015
Betsy M
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Colorado Springs, Colorado
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Colorado Springs, Colorado
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2015

Went with family to have breakfast and it was sooo good! The green chile is super spicy but very addicting! Highly recommend them!

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Fountain, Colorado
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2015

I have had breakfast here a few times and today was awful. I ordered steak and eggs and the sirloin tasted rotten (and I have ordered it before and it was actually really good) Not one time did any of the many girls working there ask how our meal was and when my wife mentioned to the manager that the... More 

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Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
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172 reviews 172 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
161 helpful votes 161 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2015

The best hash browns. The large eggs come from a Colorado farm. Fun staff to visit with as well as with the other diners.

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Olney, Maryland
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13 reviews 13 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2015

My daughter and I stopped by there for a late lunch for no other reason than we were hungry and we saw it. The place is kind of retro and not at all glamorous. But it is clean, the food is very, very good and the portions HUGE!!! I had had some health problems so had some very stringent food... More 

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Colorado Springs, Colorado
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26 reviews 26 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015

Resident of Colorado springs I used to go to King's Chef when it was just a counter with a few stools. I remember sloppy, greasy burgers and unbelievably hot homemade chili if you wanted it. Last week was the first time i visted the Bijou location. We waited some 35 mintues to sit down, when we were told it would... More 

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Emporia, Kansas
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23 reviews 23 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2015

I recently had their Huevos Kin Chef and it was maybe the best breakfast that I have ever had. The place also has a wonderful vibe to it. There is no place like it.

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Colorado Springs, Colorado
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46 reviews 46 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015

If you are looking for a place to eat after a night of drinking this is the place. The green chili is fantastic. The portions are enormous. We were there on a Sunday morning recently and it was pretty crowded. We had a party of 8 but only had to wait about 10 minutes. They move people through pretty well.... More 

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Vincennes, Indiana, United States
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33 reviews 33 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2015

Excellent service....awesome food...usually a happy crowd and a little wait but it goes quickly. We love to walk here after church on Sunday or when browsing downtown Saturday morning.... The food really rocks here....you won't be disappointed.

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Colorado Springs, Colorado
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12 reviews 12 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2015

On the map with Food Network and famous for their green chili, this is an ultimate hungry mans breakfast diner. The portions are huge and the food is fresh. If you can tackle the Thing, which could feed a small family, or any plate on the menu, you become an honorary member of the clean plate club! They make all... More 

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Loveland, Colorado
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24 reviews 24 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2015

This is the 2nd time we've been here. I highly recommend you go in the AM, not close to their closing time. Their food is Awesome!!!!! But the day we went, we arrived at 3:40PM and was immediately informed "last call in 10 min" as I had the forks and napkins quickly placed in my hands. The open sign was... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 131 East Bijou Street, Colorado Springs, CO 80903
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  El Paso County  >  Colorado Springs
  • Phone Number: 719-636-5010

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: American
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 am - 4:00 pm
Monday
7:00 am - 4:00 pm
Tuesday
7:00 am - 4:00 pm
Wednesday
7:00 am - 4:00 pm
Thursday
7:00 am - 4:00 pm
Friday
7:00 am - 4:00 pm
9:00 pm - 4:00 am
Saturday
7:00 am - 4:00 pm
9:00 pm - 4:00 am

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?