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Brand-New Bites

Discover delectable new eateries that have local foodies buzzing and hungry for more.

Colorado Springs is quickly becoming one of the foremost up-and-coming foodie destinations. From culinary adventures inspired by places around the globe to locally-sourced Colorado cuisine, Colorado Springs has the perfect eatery that will hit the spot. With new restaurants popping up all the time, we made a list of our favorite new places to fill our bellies.

1. Streetcar 520

With its sleek interior, creative craft cocktails and delectable, internationally-inspired menu, this is one welcoming new restaurant you need to check out. Enjoy a delicious meal beneath walls adorned with colorful goddess murals and a cascading bar chandelier. The globally-inspired menu impresses with everything from fries and curry sauce, to duck confit macaroni and cheese.


2. Lucky Dumpling

This Asian-American Fusion restaurant is owned by award-winning Chef Brother Luck and features dumplings, rice bowls and meat and seafood plates. His new concept introduces Lucks love of dumplings to the masses, personalized by adding his own touch of creativity to every bite. Don’t forget to order a round (or two) of their famous egg custards.


3. The Bench

Beer, burgers, fries, oh my. Sister restaurant to Odyssey Gastropub, The Bench is a place where you will want to grab some delicious grub, wash it down with a beer and watch your favorite sporting event. Cheer on favorite sports teams and enjoy refreshing cocktails and delicious menu items from a Peanut Butter and Jelly hamburger to an over-the-top brunch with a cheese curd and a grilled cheese “Cheesus and Mary."


4. Sprig

A new, fast-casual restaurant, Sprig offers healthy, nourishing plant-based recipes. Their plant-powered recipes are as close as possible to their natural state, without compromising taste or convenience. Nothing artificial. No preservatives. Dairy free. Gluten free. Non-GMO. No added sugar. Just delicious food to fuel well-being and enhance the vibrancy of their customers’ lives.


5. Smørbrød

The restaurant is named for the traditional and hearty Scandinavian open-faced sandwich assembled on rugbrød rye bread, often featuring fresh cuts of fish and seafood. They use only fresh local and imported ingredients carefully assembled to create over 20 Nordic inspired smørbrød sandwiches.


6. Atomic Cowboy - (Denver Biscuit Company/Fat Sully's Pizza)

This Colorado cult-favorite has made it's home in downtown Colorado Springs, serving up mouth-watering biscuits from Denver Biscuit Co and huge slices of pizza from Fat Sully’s. Featuring freshly made biscuit dishes for breakfast and brunch and table-sized pizzas for lunch and dinner this one-stop restaurant will leave you hungry for more. Make sure to check out their rooftop for a beautiful view of Pikes Peak.


7. Dos Santos

A hipster taco joint offering amazing tacos, margaritas and a swanky atmosphere, Dos Santos is a great addition to our restaurant scene. Hot tip: they offer brunch on the weekends. From soft street tacos to the "chocotaco" dessert, Dos Santos is truly heaven on Earth for taco lovers. Featuring handcrafted tequila cocktails and tapas-style tacos this is a not-to-miss spot for Taco Tuesday.


8. Sopra Antipasto & Wine Bar

Savor delectable Italian-American shared bites, entrees, desserts and wine. With a 100 bottle wine list, a modern take on classic cocktails and an ever-changing craft beer selection, Sopra is THE place to relax with friends and family. Unwind in their modern-styled bar and dining area or on their second story deck with breathtaking views of Pikes Peak and the surrounding mountains.


Looking for more great places to satiate your hunger pains? Colorado Springs has a wide variety of eateries to satisfy even the pickiest of eaters