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Crave Real Burgers

7465 N Academy Blvd, Colorado Springs, CO 80920-3204
+1 719-264-7919
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good26%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“burger” (238 reviews)
“truffle fries” (18 reviews)
“glazed donuts” (10 reviews)
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American, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
7465 N Academy Blvd, Colorado Springs, CO 80920-3204
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Reviewed yesterday

Enjoyed dinner here. The staff were very friendly, greeted us as we walked in, the place was clean and lively. The food had good prices, large selection. The Sin City Burger is to die for!

Thank Jennifer S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

First time to Crave, enjoyed the extensive list of burger offering, and selected one with a fried egg and cheese with sweet potato fries on the side - specifically requesting a regular bun instead of the 2 glazed donuts normally served with this burger. I...More

Thank Nowiki
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Crave has THE BEST burgers! They are so delicious. Candied bacon, fried cheese...need I say more? Go for a jog or two and then come eat a burger. You will be stuffed and happy.

Thank Connie S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We tried this place for dinner at the recommendation of local family. The menu is very unique with all sorts of eclectic options. All and all I am not an adventurous eater and did not find it to be the best burger.

Thank Corteney A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Decided to try this place for lunch after reading reviews on Trip Advisor. They have an amazing amount of choices for all kinds of different burgers and milkshakes. You can have them with or without a bun. I was hesitant to go too crazy on...More

Thank SnoopyFan1
Reviewed 9 April 2018

We went only once so maybe that is not a fair review but our experience was spectacular. The waitress took a lot of time to explain our options which were almost too much for us to comprehend as we live in Panama and nothing is...More

Thank tarzantheman
Reviewed 5 April 2018

Great food and unusual burgers, although I've never found the staff to be overly welcoming. But the food is worth it!

Thank jenn c
Reviewed 4 April 2018 via mobile

Not sure what the buzz is about. The waitress asked us if we wanted our burgers a little pink or no pink. We said a little pink and burgers came out charred. Sure topping are good but if the base burger is ok, then nothing...More

Thank Patrick B
Reviewed 3 April 2018 via mobile

Popped in for lunch over the Easter weekend and was very impressed with the specialty sandwiches we all had. Great flavour and good portion size. The shake was pretty thick but so good! We would definitely visit again.

Thank Mark B
Reviewed 22 March 2018 via mobile

We like to check out different burger joints wherever we go and this is by far the best burger place I’ve ever been to, not even an exaggeration. Service is attentive. The Colo Springs location is roomier than the Castle Rock location.

Thank sarahcQ2821QK
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Questions & Answers
Joe C
16 February 2017|
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Response from Jon B | Reviewed this property |
They Do, it's minimal, my son and his girlfriend order 2 different burgers & have them cut in half to share 1/2 each more variety
4 August 2016|
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Response from Sylvver72 | Reviewed this property |
At Crave we’re proud of our state in every way. We think our support for local farmers and ranchers proves it. All our ground beef and chuck is certified Colorado Proud. I do not see where it says "grass fed" but that's the... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 8 - USD 16
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7465 N Academy Blvd, Colorado Springs, CO 80920-3204
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  El Paso County  >  Colorado Springs
  • Phone Number: +1 719-264-7919
  • E-mail
Crave is the hippest, most happenin' burger joint in all of Colorado. Ever had bacon on a burger? Sure you have. But how about in a malt? Now we're talkin'! Crazy-creative burgers, hand-crafted shakes, ice cream for the kids, and more! Our Head Chef Jeff Richard is a graduate of the Culinary Institute of America. Crave is a Chef Driven Restaurant. Each location is run by a professionally trained chef to maintain a unique level of quality that you can't anywhere else.
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