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Sonic Drive-In

7820 W US Highway 50, Salida, CO 81201-9345
+1 719-539-2580
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  • Excellent9%
  • Very good28%
  • Average22%
  • Poor19%
  • Terrible22%
15 Jan 2017
“World's slowest service”
14 Sep 2017
“So good!”
Restaurant Hours
American, Fast food
7820 W US Highway 50, Salida, CO 81201-9345
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Reviewed 15 September 2017

So nice to have cherry limeades again. Nice to see it on our visit. Service was good each time and the food was also good!

Thank T2899SCrebeccah
Reviewed 1 September 2017

Food is similar to Sonic Drive-Ins in other towns, but there are no fast food workers in Salida. Service in the summertime can range from 30 minutes to an hour. Try Tony's in Poncha for lunch or Wallbangers. Wait is brutal, get your tater-tots in...More

Thank scrom1970
Reviewed 6 August 2017

Wanted a quick lunch. Waited 15 minuted just to have our order taken. Everyone ordered a drink and when we asked for a couple cups of water as well, we were charged $.50 for each of them. Food was average.

Thank Tumbleweed63
Reviewed 8 July 2017

I've been there twice. Both times the food was tepid. heartburn burger and soggy fries. I was the only customer in the drive through and the staff was ditzing around and didn't even acknowledge me. Head east on 50 a few more miles and go...More

Thank doclynn
Reviewed 6 July 2017 via mobile

Much improved sonic from last year. I didn't think this place would be open when I came back In 2017. Very prompt service, clean, and as everything you would expect from a sonic fast food.

Thank Mickie K
Reviewed 20 June 2017

parking was a bit of a struggle and it wasn't easy to figure out where to park to use restroom before ordering but the quality was standard Sonic quality.

Thank USPS497
Reviewed 16 January 2017

Expect to take a long time to be served. I am not sure what the hold-up is, but it has been super slow every visit for the 3 years I have spent in Salida. Quality is always good, and the order is always correct, so...More

Thank Lone_Sojourner_606
Reviewed 9 January 2017

I was stuck in Salida because of a blizzard...the snowy kind not the milkshake (I think that's someone else's anyway). But they brought out my order both evenings very quickly in all the snow. Between the food and the service I'm hooked on Sonic(s).

Thank bogateer
Reviewed 13 October 2016

Service was VERY SLOW! We ordered 4 burgers 2 drinks and it took 20 minutes. Bathrooms were very dirty! Typical fast food place I guess.

Thank Becca_6737
Reviewed 13 September 2016

The menu is good and the food when you get it is OK. It takes about 15-20 minutes to get your order when using the drive thru. Not a fast food ioeration.

Thank Thumper81201
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7820 W US Highway 50, Salida, CO 81201-9345
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Salida
  • Phone Number: +1 719-539-2580
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