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Mountain Shadows Restaurant

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2223 W Colorado Ave, Colorado Springs, CO 80904-3324
+1 719-633-2122
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07:00 - 15:30
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Sun - Sat 07:00 - 15:30
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Aurora, Colorado
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140 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Stopped for breakfast with our son on a trip from Aurora area. Prompt service and plenty of comfort food. Son and wife shared a huge cinnamon roll, more like half a loaf cake, with maple cinnamon drizzle. Egg breakfast was filling with more than enough portions. Only issue is very limited parking, on-street only, as near as I could tell.

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Thank joeulv
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13 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

When I lived in the Springs, this was my go to place. I loved pretty much all the food they offered. I'm sad it took me a year to find out about it. They are always busy because their food is so great. I really miss their biscuts and gravy. They have always been professional and quick to take my... More 

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Thank Nicole T
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42 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Saw this place on TV, and when we went to try it absolutely amazing. The place is a bit small, but the food is absolutely amazing. You won't be disappointed you made the stop at this incredible place to eat in Old Colorado City.

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Thank Dwayne A
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23 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Parking is almost nonexistent, they have about 5 spots at the rear. Inside they can seat I would say about 30 to 50. I think most walk to this restaurant.

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Thank Scott P
Wausau, Wisconsin
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20 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

You can often tell if a restaurant is good by how busy it is and this restaurant was very busy- we had to wait a little to get a table but it was worth the wait - the food was very, very good as well as the service

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Thank Ken K
Colorado Springs, Colorado
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139 reviews
107 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Thankfully they have counter seating because there was a wait mid Sunday morning. All outside tables were occupied on this 50 degree day. Big food of average quality in a welcoming, friendly atmosphere.

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Thank EdFB
Kansas City, Missouri
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were looking for a quick and inexpensive lunch before going to Garden of the Gods and this place gave us that. I had a chicken sandwich, which was good but too greasy. I had to constantly wipe my hands from holding the sandwich-the bread seemed to be bathed in butter. The fries are the same homemade potato cut fries... More 

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Thank gabys433
Miami, Florida
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293 reviews
272 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016

First time here. In for breakfast. Got seated after a 10 minute wait. Servers were working hard keeping things moving. I ordered a country omelet filled with Sausage, onion, Swiss cheese and hash browns covered with sausage gravy $ 9. Plus. Pretty good but kind of flat. They need to use a better quality sausage. Coffee cup was never empty.... More 

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Sanger
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170 reviews
103 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016

Absolutely loved this little restaurant. Great breakfast menu. Everything we tried was yummy. We will be back. There was a line waiting to get in but they get you in quickly.

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Thank Shelleym18
LaHave, Canada
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

It was just ok nothing special food was luke warmer was busy so we thought this must be a great place not so

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$16
Cuisine
American, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 15:30
Monday
07:00 - 15:30
Tuesday
07:00 - 15:30
Wednesday
07:00 - 15:30
Thursday
07:00 - 15:30
Friday
07:00 - 15:30
Saturday
07:00 - 15:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2223 W Colorado Ave, Colorado Springs, CO 80904-3324
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  El Paso County  >  Colorado Springs
  • Phone Number: +1 719-633-2122

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