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Uchenna

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Mediterranean, Ethiopian
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2501 W Colorado Ave, Ste 108 Use Entrance to the Building, Colorado Springs, CO 80904
+1 719-634-5070
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Today
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Tue - Sun 11:30 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Sat - Sun 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Dining options: Reservations, Takeout, Delivery
Description: Uchenna is closed on Monday.Open Tuesday-Friday lunch 11:30am to 3:00pm...
Uchenna is closed on Monday.Open Tuesday-Friday lunch 11:30am to 3:00pm dinner 5:00pm to 09:00pm Saturdays and Sundays 12:00pm to 3:00pm dinner 5:00pm to 09:00pmHonoured to welcome you.Peace and Blessings
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Good for:
Families with children

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  • 359
    Excellent
  • 40
    Very good
  • 18
    Average
  • 6
    Poor
  • 7
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Great Food!

Found after coming off Pikes Peak. We googled veg restaurant. Lucky us. The outside put us off a bit. But once inside, it was extremely warm and cozy. Food was amazing. Service friendly and on point.

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 22, 2015
Ade B
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Raleigh, North Carolina
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  • Families with children
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Raleigh, North Carolina
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2015 NEW

Found after coming off Pikes Peak. We googled veg restaurant. Lucky us. The outside put us off a bit. But once inside, it was extremely warm and cozy. Food was amazing. Service friendly and on point.

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Colorado Springs, Colorado
Senior Contributor
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12 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2015 NEW

My family and I love the food here. It's a different kind of dining experience and that's one reason why we love it. The service is usually very slow but worth the wait. They do not serve alcohol here.

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Boulder, Colorado
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2015 NEW

My family and I dined here a few weeks ago for the first time and we can't wait to visit again when we are back in Colorado Springs. My husband and I had the vegan combo plate with 3 sauces with the injera bread of course. It was delicious, a real treat. My daughter ordered a lamb dish which was... More 

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Colorado Springs, Colorado
Top Contributor
106 reviews 106 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2015

I've never had Ethiopian food before but in saying that the dining experience seemed authentic. The chef knows how to make the meal delicious! The service was a little slow at first but then had a good recovery. The server also explained to us how to properly eat the food which added tremendously to the experience. The food takes a... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2015

I love visiting this restaurant. The food is so delicious and the service staff is always kind. For those that are not familiar with the Ethiopian food experience, you eat it with your hands. It's always a great time when I go there with my husband a the plates are very affordable. The only thing that made me sad is... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015

I love this restaurant! I have eaten there now a number of times, and it has exceeded my expectations every time! Everything I have tried on the menu has been recommend worthy and the lamb is so perfectly spiced that I keep coming back again and again!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2015 via mobile

I was craving Ethiopian food and I got so much more. Maya was loving and friendly which made the experience worth several more trips!!!... I will be bringing my friends and family to this restaurant☺

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Tryon, North Carolina
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2015

Chef Maya brings exotic flavors to salads, entrees, coffee, and desserts. We visited as part of a family reunion. Kids, parents and grandparents all enjoyed!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015

My husband and I recently became vegan, and we have found it very difficult to have date nights. This restaurant is the kind of small-family business you have to try! The food is incredible, and the Saragli is the best dessert my husband and I've ever had. We've traveled all over the world and this is some of the best... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015

We visit Uchenna 3-4 times a year, everytime we're in town. Maya always remembers us. The injera is divine and melts in your mouth. It's hard to decide what's the best because we love it all. My husband goes for the Meat combo and I love the veggie combo, then we share. We always go away satisfied, both physically and... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 2501 W Colorado Ave, Ste 108 Use Entrance to the Building, Colorado Springs, CO 80904
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  El Paso County  >  Colorado Springs
  • Phone Number: +1 719-634-5070

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 10 - 18
  • Cuisine: Mediterranean, Ethiopian

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children

Description

Uchenna is closed on Monday.Open Tuesday-Friday lunch 11:30am to 3:00pm dinner 5:00pm to 09:00pm Saturdays and Sundays 12:00pm to 3:00pm dinner 5:00pm to 09:00pmHonoured to welcome you.Peace and Blessings
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm

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