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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
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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Colorado Springs, Colorado, United States
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43 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Poor Richard's offers great food, a unique gift store, toy store and a fabulous wine and chocolate bar including local entertainment. The owners are hands on and often there. Staff are all great and ready to assist you. During warmer weather the outdoor patio provides the perfect spot to relax. You will fall in love so come check it out

Thank Paula S
Colorado Springs, Colorado
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38 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2016 via mobile

Poor Richard's has been in business for a very long time and the food remains consistently great and tastes like homemade. The atmosphere is relaxed and casual. If you're visiting Colorado Springs stay away from the chain restaurants and try Poor Richard's. It's located in downtown. There's also a wine bar next door and a toy and bookstore that are... More 

Thank petuniaq2
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 24 November 2016

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!!

Thank Deb S
Colorado Springs, Colorado
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471 reviews
357 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 91 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.

Thank Rhonda B
Colorado Springs, Colorado
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260 reviews
177 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 

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

Thank Amar K
Pueblo, Colorado
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183 reviews
121 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.

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 

1 Thank Missye0503
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3 reviews
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.

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 

Thank KL W

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
American, Italian, Pizza, International, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
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?