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English Docksidei

1201 W Colorado Ave, Colorado Springs, CO 80904-4331
+1 719-227-7732
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good16%
  • Average9%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible21%
Travellers talk about
“crab cakes” (12 reviews)
“blue crab” (6 reviews)
“gumbo” (8 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 21:00All hours
American, Seafood, Soups
$$ - $$$
1201 W Colorado Ave, Colorado Springs, CO 80904-4331
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1 - 10 of 93 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Worse sevice ever! It took 45 minutes just to get a drink. The salad was not kept on ice and was completely wilted. I will never go back. It's a shame as the atmosphere was very nice.

Thank molly1542
Reviewed 20 May 2017

Went on March 21st 2017 with 4 other ladies, for a while we were the only ones there. Took for ever to get our drinks, food was mediocre. The staff was milling around visiting with each other, will not be back

Thank muttigee
English D, Owner at English Docksidei, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Thank you for your candor sorry that you had problems . We have illuminated those problems. would love for you to give us another try. Ask for me Thomas English on your next visit.

Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

Excellent food! After daughter's graduation from college went over to English Dockside; we had a fabulous time, the food was awesome! You must try the fried lobster tail. To die for!!!!!!!!!!

Thank stephanielenglish
Reviewed 29 April 2017

This place was absolutely terrible! We decided to go there for my birthday dinner because I really wanted some seafood being from Florida. It looked like we walked into an episode of Sponge Bob with the decor which should have been our first indication to...More

5  Thank John K
Reviewed 11 March 2017

We had dinner here last night for my son's birthday. They even let us bring his cake. Nice open space. Kinda old school decor. Reminded me of the old time Italian restaurants. Comfortable chairs. Large tables. Only demerits are for slow service. However, in a...More

1  Thank veeolette
Reviewed 8 March 2017

Aha! I KNEW it. I'm getting better at figuring out what will be a great date spot and what place I need to visit just to stuff my face alone, privately. This one doubles as both. The service is still some of the greatest in...More

Thank Rhonda B
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

I enjoyed dinner here and will definitely go back. Plenty of parking and a short wait for a table. My wife and I had clam chowder and oysters on the half shell with a lobster roll and shrimp po'boy with the salad bar. Nothing super...More

Thank LordMark H
Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

The service was good. Jasmine is very professional. However the food was down right horrid. Powdery spice all over everything made it inedible gumbo was a soup with NO rue and also powdery taste. Sad to pay a bill of 70 dollars and did not...More

1  Thank Cate V
Reviewed 30 December 2016

My wife and I went there for Christmas eve dinner. They had a special on the blackboard of Grouper. The fish did not have much taste but she ate most of it. She did not bother to inquire of the price but all the times...More

2  Thank hmstravelers
Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

Had the calamari as an appetizer. Very yummy. They gifted us with some peel an eat shrimp. Both were fabulous. He had the clam chowder which is served in a bread bowl which he enjoyed. I ordered the mexican seafood gumbo. I was worried it...More

Thank Barbara S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$45
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Delivery, Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 09:00
11:00 - 09:00
11:00 - 09:00
11:00 - 09:00
11:00 - 09:00
11:00 - 09:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1201 W Colorado Ave, Colorado Springs, CO 80904-4331
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  El Paso County  >  Colorado Springs
  • Phone Number: +1 719-227-7732
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