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Poor Richard's Restaurant

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324 1/2 N Tejon St, Colorado Springs, CO 80903-1115
+1 719-632-7721
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11:00 - 20:00
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Sun - Wed 11:00 - 20:00
Thu - Fri 11:00 - 22:00
Sat 11:00 - 21:00
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Story City, Iowa
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20 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Good food with a variety of choices. Self serve table service. The connecting stores of coffee shop, gifts, toys and books can keep a person happy there, for hours. Something for everyone and all ages!!

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Thank Deb S
Colorado Springs, Colorado
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456 reviews
343 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 86 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2016

As much as I loved the pizza (avocado/bacon/artichoke), I loved the atmosphere. Chose to sit outside with the lovely murals and fountain. Little gem inside as that the restaurant is hooked onto a toy store, coffee bar, wine bar, bookstore, and some live music on chosen nights. Excellent introduction to the culinary greats of the Springs. Highly recommended.

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Thank Rhonda B
Colorado Springs, Colorado
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247 reviews
166 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016

I've been to this restaurant multiple times but just discovered the kids playroom at the back of the pizza side of the store! Great addition. Plus there is an outside patio area in the back as well as the front. It's a great, convenient place to meet friends for coffee or a meal. The toy store has such creative toys... More 

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Thank Linda E
San Diego, California
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 September 2016 via mobile

I love their burgers and soup. Favorite stop when traveling to COS. Waiting is well spent in the store next door

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Thank Amar K
Pueblo, Colorado
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181 reviews
119 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 August 2016

Healthy restaurant with great clean and organic choices and a toy store full of fun toys and games. There are several kinds of fresh made veggie burgers and gluten free items. Nice hip place for lunch - eat outside if you can.

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Thank DR186
Colorado Springs, Colorado, United States
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28 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2016

For years I have met friends and enjoyed Poor Richard's wonderful menu. Lately I have been thinking it keeps getting better. You can design your meal, leave a tip in the tip jar for the staff and sit on a wonderful patio with a soothing fountain while they bring your lunch to you. I love Richard's Gazpacho soup in the... More 

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1 Thank Missye0503
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 August 2016 via mobile

The people here are the best! Food is amazing! (Try the whole wheat crust for sure) Definitely one of he best pizza places in Colorado Springs.

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Thank Sophia B
Morris, NJ
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66 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 July 2016

We me some friends here for lunch, at what looked to be their busiest time of day. Our pizza took a little bit longer than usual to get done (I didn't think it was excessively long, but I guess we were so wrapped up in conversation), and the staff took it upon themselves to give us the pizza for free... More 

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Thank KL W
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 July 2016 via mobile

First time visit with my family on a Sunday afternoon. What a great experience! The counter service was quick and the food was delicious. Our group got salads, pizza slices, a turkey sandwich, and the olive plate (what are those soft cracker looking bread pieces? Yummy!). We shopped in the connected toy store, tea/wine bar, and book store while we... More 

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Thank Mark C
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3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 July 2016

Super pizza slices, salads, local beer on tap. We loved the amazing toy store, book store and unique, darling gift shop. Reasonably priced and so friendly. Don't miss the patio in back. A perfect stop for travelers!!

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Thank Christy C

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, American, Pizza, International, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 20:00
Monday
11:00 - 20:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 20:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 20:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 324 1/2 N Tejon St, Colorado Springs, CO 80903-1115
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  El Paso County  >  Colorado Springs
  • Phone Number: +1 719-632-7721

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