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Uwe's German Restaurant

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31 Iowa Ave, Colorado Springs, CO 80909-5913
719-475-1611
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11:00 am - 1:45 pm
5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
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Hours:
Tue - Sat 11:00 am - 1:45 pm
5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Good for:
Families with children

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  • 38
    Excellent
  • 12
    Very good
  • 6
    Average
  • 3
    Poor
  • 1
    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
Great German Food

My German friend took me here years ago. We have lunch here often and I also go with my family. When my daughter and her family come to visit its the first thing on their to do list . The food is authentic German. I especially like the salad and the potato dumplings. My German friend taught... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 13, 2015
fnselders
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Colorado Springs, Colorado
Good for:
  • Families with children
  • Dinner
  • Reservations
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60 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Colorado Springs, Colorado
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2015 NEW

My German friend took me here years ago. We have lunch here often and I also go with my family. When my daughter and her family come to visit its the first thing on their to do list . The food is authentic German. I especially like the salad and the potato dumplings. My German friend taught German on Fort... More 

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Colorado Springs, Colorado
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12 reviews 12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2015

The best German food in town!!! It doesn't have the ambiance of the "other" German restaurant, but it makes up for it in better quality and quantity of food. Compare and you'll never go back!

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Colorado Springs, Colorado
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2015

We love this restaurant! Great service, delicious food! I went with some friends for a birthday get-together, and it was amazing, so I took my family back. The server suggested something great for the kids, and they finished their plates. We will be back time and again! Oh, and on Saturday nights they have wonderful live German music!

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Colorado Springs, Colorado
Senior Contributor
21 reviews 21 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

food is good solid German food, with large portions (you can order 1/2 portions o many items) lunch specials are very reasonable. most of the staff is German speaking as are many of the regulars. I particularity like their schnitzels and the Fish lunch special. Red cabbage is terrific as are the spaetzle and other sides. Sauerbraten, bratwurst, pork chops,... More 

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Colorado Springs, Colorado
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015 via mobile

Excellent and authentic. Very downhome place. We felt welcome and quite at home. Can't say enough good about it. Will be back soon.

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Centennial, Colorado, United States
Top Contributor
89 reviews 89 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

Our visit to Uwe's for German food was good, but not great. We had lunch and enjoyed sauerbraten and the fish special. The food is authentic and reasonably priced. The service was very good, fast and efficient. The restaurant is clean but worn and could use some updating. Located east of the downtown area near the US Olympic Training Center.

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Bloomington, MN
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117 reviews 117 reviews
87 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014 via mobile

Unlike many of the other reviewers my family roots are not deeply German. Yes, the location is not the best. However I did find the restaurant comfortable. The staff, beer and food were all fine.

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Colorado Springs, Colorado
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

We have been eating here for 20 years. It is the best real German restaurant in town. I lived in Germany for 9 years and this restaurant comes as close as you can get to the real deal. I've never had a bad meal and the people are always very friendly. The portions are large and the salad is wonderful.... More 

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Colorado
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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

This restaurant is like eating in Germany. The Schnitzel is authentic German-style, big as your plate and delicious! You should make a reservation, as the place is small and always packed. It's usually closed in September because they go to Germany during the Octoberfest.

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Canon City, Colorado, United States
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

We had lunch here and thoroughly enjoyed it. Both meals were excellent, and the prices were very reasonable. There isn't much special about the atmosphere, therefore 4 stars instead of 5. My grandmother was a professional German chef, so I do have some familiarity with German cooking.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 31 Iowa Ave, Colorado Springs, CO 80909-5913
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  El Paso County  >  Colorado Springs
  • Phone Number: 719-475-1611

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 0 - 10
  • Cuisine: German, Austrian, Swiss

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children
Open Hours
Tuesday
11:00 am - 1:45 pm
5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 1:45 pm
5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 1:45 pm
5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 1:45 pm
5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 1:45 pm
5:30 pm - 8:00 pm

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