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Shuga's Restaurant

702 S Cascade Ave, Colorado Springs, CO 80903-4004
+1 719-328-1412
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Overview
  • Excellent64%
  • Very good26%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“shrimp soup” (29 reviews)
“sandwiches” (30 reviews)
“ramen” (9 reviews)
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All hours
CUISINES
American, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
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LOCATION
702 S Cascade Ave, Colorado Springs, CO 80903-4004
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1 - 10 of 292 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I went here on a dark and stormy night, lol, literally. It is cramped, dark, and very loud. It does seem to have a college vibe to it and I can see where it could be appealing to a different crowd. The...More

Thank Cherri B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

After climbing to the top of the 7 falls, We stopped at Shuga's restaurant for lunch (based on TripAdvisor recommendations). There was ample outdoor seating but the weather was not meanble for outdoors dining. The smallest indoor space had a wait line but after 10...More

Thank EarlDGrt
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had a great lunch here yesterday with some out-of-town visitors. Three of us really enjoyed our drinks and meal, whereas the fourth person is just a bit too picky. (didn't like his lemon-ginger juice because it was too gingery; sent his quiche back to be...More

Thank Runningonadream
Reviewed 15 October 2017

We loved our visit to Shuga's for lunch. It's built in an old house, and you can eat on the porch, in any of the first floor rooms, or even in the backyard al fresco. The menu is not extensive, but really perfect for lunch....More

Thank Bernice C
Reviewed 25 September 2017

The restaurant is located away from the numerous eateries associated with the Old Colorado City and immediate downtown area. After a 20 mile bike ride, our group of 4 was very hungry and I didn't want to drive the 2 miles across town for some...More

Thank Stan D
Reviewed 16 September 2017

No real gluten free options but their salads - they made that clear from the beginning. The salad nicose was very good and a great price. Server was to the point, all business.

Thank sdk18
Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

I went here on a recommendation from a friend who lives in Denver, and I LOVE this place! It's in an old house close to downtown, the atmosphere is eclectic, staff are all smart and beautiful.... but the food is SPECTACULAR. Brazilian spicy shrimp soup!!...More

Thank Melanie C
Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

Stopped for a quick bite on a business trip.. The grilled cheese and spicy coconut shrimp soup IS AMAZING!!!! Worth stopping for

Thank LaronzaW
Reviewed 13 September 2017

Went for happy hour - tried the spicy shrimp soup (excellent) and the jalapeno/bacon mac and cheese (OK). The happy hour drink specials were not that special. Still $6 for a VERY small glass of sangria, and the glass is full of ice. Nice outdoor...More

Thank lisa a
Reviewed 12 September 2017

Fun and funky little place. We stopped for lunch. 8 picky eaters and everyone was happy. They also have interesting cocktails. A nice outdoor patio adds to the ambiance!

Thank Lisa M
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Luv2TravelDoU2
29 December 2016|
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Response from Jen H |
I believe they do have gluten free. I know that Coquettes gluten free bakery will be moving in a block away from Shugas.
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Lona W
3 October 2016|
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Response from Celesta2013 | Reviewed this property |
yes
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emilygandolfo
10 June 2016|
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Response from Hollingmorris | Reviewed this property |
There is outdoor seating, but it's more of a funky than swanky vibe. Yes, you can see the mountains.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 9 - USD 13
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Parking Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Monday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Tuesday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Wednesday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Thursday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Friday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Saturday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 702 S Cascade Ave, Colorado Springs, CO 80903-4004
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  El Paso County  >  Colorado Springs
  • Phone Number: +1 719-328-1412
  • E-mail
Description
Established in 2001. Shuga's was created by Alexius Weston as a place to hang out with great food and really inventive cocktails. She had just come from the Northwest area of the country and wanted to create a cool space where she felt comfortable. Initially focusing on Vivace espresso as a delicious mainstay, the place soon morphed into serving amazing paninis, salads, and the out-of-this-world Brazilian Coconut Shrimp Soup. The infusion of Lavender Martinis and cocktails created with care helped launch Shuga's into the forefront of the local Colorado Springs food scene.
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