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Sun, 5/27
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Springs Orleans

4.5
612 reviews
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$30 and under
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Creole / Cajun / Southern
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Springs Orleans is dishing up local favorites and Cajun Classics! We are the hottest restaurant and bar in Downtown Colorado Springs.

Whether you are craving a burger, a salad or some amazing etouffee, Springs Orleans has something to please everyone.

Executive Chef Jason Miller has created a menu that is as affordable as it is delicious. From your appetizer to your dessert - which is made fresh in house daily, you won’t be disappointed.

Laissez le Bon temp rouller!

(As they say in Nawlins - Let the Good Times Roll! )
Dining Style
Casual Dining
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Cuisines
Creole / Cajun / Southern, American, Bar / Lounge / Bottle Service
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Hours of operation
Breakfast: 6:30am-11:00am
Lunch: 11:00am - 4:00pm
Dinner: Sunday - Thursday: 4:00pm - 10:00pm
Dinner: Friday & Saturday: 4:00pm - 11:00pm
Sunday Brunch: 9am-3pm
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Phone number
(719) 520-0123
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Payment options
AMEX, Diners Club, Discover, MasterCard, Visa
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Dress code
Casual Dress
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Executive chef
Jason Miller
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Private party facilities
Whether you are hosting a corporate meeting or a wedding reception, a holiday party or a fundraiser Springs Orleans is the perfect venue. We have unique menu options for all types of events at affordable prices.

Silver Room -
* 18 Foot Silver Ceiling
* 1,600 Sq. Ft. of Space
* Built in Bar
* Private Entry
* Private Bathrooms
* Natural Lighting
Seats up to
150 cocktail reception
120 for a sit down dinner
150 theatre style

Mezzanine
* Intimate open space
* Great view of our stage
Seats up to
45 cocktail reception
30 sit down dinner
30 theatre
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Private party contact
Abbey Smith: (719) 323-2007
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Catering
If you already love our food, share it with your friends and family...We are now offering off site catering! Contact our sales department to place your order.
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Neighborhood
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Cross street
Nevada
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Parking details
While there is ample street parking on Pikes Peak and often on Nevada we are within close proximity to two surface lots. Parking is self pay.
We also offer $5 valet plus tip for everyone who dines at Springs Orleans.
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Entertainment
We may be a small local place but we have had the pleasure of hosting many world renowned performers on our intimate stage. You can often find Thomas Dawson of the Commodores on our stage Thursdays - Saturday nights!

You never know who might show up on our stage - we recently had a special performance by George Clinton!
Additional
Banquet, Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, BYO Wine, Corkage Fee, Counter Seating, Dancing, Entertainment, Full Bar, Gluten-free Menu, Happy Hour, Late Night, Non-Smoking, Outdoor dining, Private Room, Takeout, Weekend Brunch, Wheelchair Access, Wine
What 612 People Are Saying
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4.5
service
4.5
ambience
4.3
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95% of people would recommend it to a friend
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5.0Dined on May 14, 2018

My family and I had never been to this restaurant and we had a great time the servers were very nice and the food was delicious

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3.0Dined on May 14, 2018

We went to Springs Orleans for mother's day. The food was great like always but the service was really disappointing. The waitress didn't care about our table at all. We didn't get any chips like every other table got, no refills, she didn't check on us at all i... The waitress was too busy talking with a table of ten people that we just saw her to get our order and for the payment. I don't think we will be back for special occasions.

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4.0Dined on May 13, 2018

Great, we have heard a lot about the food and decided to try it out! I’ll come back!

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4.0Dined on May 13, 2018

We visited for the Mother’s Day brunch. The food was pretty good but the variety wasn’t plentiful and the menu wasn’t accurate for what was being offered. We were sad to not see the shrimp and grits, beignets, or any crab dishes. Not a bad deal considering but had higher expectations

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3.0Dined on April 29, 2018

Food was pretty meh and it was super loud. Service was basic.

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5.0Dined on April 29, 2018

Springs Orleans was great! My girlfriend and I went there before prom and our food was delicious and served quickly! Our waiter was really friendly and we would definitely come back again. Thank you for making our night special.

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3.0Dined on April 25, 2018

I came for a birthday lunch with my sister- was excited as the reviews are good and stars aplenty! Plus, I love food with bold flavors. Ordered the brie beignets (tasty w plenty of cheese), rice and beans w lobster; sis ordered fettuccine w shrimp. The dishes and flavors fell short of expectation- the rice and beans entree is just a big platter in kind w little flavor and the lobster was dry. Sister's fettuccine was very heavy, further augmented with the fried shrimp smothered in a heavy sauce.
I would recommend for anyone who enjoys bold, balanced flavor- skip the entrees. The beignets were tasty and the cocktail on point (ordered a cherry bourbon)- would stroll through for a drink.

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5.0Dined on April 24, 2018

Constantly good food and great service.

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5.0Dined on April 15, 2018

I went here for Sunday brunch with my parents who were in town visitng for the week. The food was amazing and the live piano music was beautiful, we could not have had a better experience. We will definitely be back!

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5.0Dined on April 15, 2018

Went with friends for brunch. The food was outstanding as was the wait staff. We went with the bottomless mimosa option and never once had to wait for a refill. Also very nice was we like a little less OJ in our mimosas and they were pleased to accommodate by bringing the juice on the side so we could mix our own. simply an awesome experience and will be back regularly.

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3.0Dined on April 11, 2018

This was my first and only visit to this restaurant, between any lunch and dinner rush on a Wednesday. The atmosphere was very nice, as was the service.
I felt the food was bland *for Cajun/Creole*. There were two of us. Neither of us were "Wow"ed

Gumbo - 0/2 votes
Étouffée - 1/2 votes
Gator Bites - 1/2 votes
Brie Beignets - 2/2 votes

The gumbo especially had less flavor than I expected, it was just okay. My date also thought is was not very good.

The étouffée is certainly worth a try if you want to check this place out. I had never tried it before and really liked it, but my date has had it elsewhere and said it was not that good. We both agreed it was better than the gumbo.

The gator bites / gator tail appetizer was also.. meh. It tasted like the meat was cubed, battered, and frozen prior to being fried and the seasoning really missed the mark. However, my date had never tried gator and enjoyed it. I think Pappadeaux has WAY better gator.

We both thought the beignets were good. Neither of us had ever tried one before, so no idea if they are actually good when you have something to compare against. It does contain a good amount of cheese...

Understand.. I'm not saying it was bland in general, just bland for cajun. It DOES have flavor, I simply thought the flavor was underwhelming vs what I was expecting. You may like it if you've never tried one of these before. It you've had cajun before and liked it, maybe pass on this place. Or settle for an okay experience.

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4.0Dined on April 8, 2018

Good place to hit up for breakfast or brunch. I only wish they had more vegetarian options on their brunch.

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4.0Dined on April 7, 2018

I thought the food was pretty good, but it was a chilly day and the restaurant was cold inside to the point that I had to go next door to our hotel and get my daughter's coat. Service was very good.

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5.0Dined on April 1, 2018

Springs Orleans is a family favorite. Easter Brunch is an annual event, having attended the past several years. The menu offerings varied and consistently well prepared and delicious.

The staff always professional, engaging and accommodating. Springs Orleans is a Colorado Springs treasure.

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3.0Dined on April 1, 2018

Easter Sunday brunch. The food was amazing. However, we had a reservation for 1:15 and was told less than an hour later that the brunch buffet was going to close in 15 minutes and we had to hurry if we wanted any more food. So rushed through eating, servers were slow and did not keep the table clear fast enough so we could get the food we wanted and have a place to put it. Mimosas needed more juice and less champagne...not a good mix. Waited an ungodly amount of time for our check and then for our server to return to pick it up for processing...she was very nice, but painfully slow. I never did get her name.

I would recommend you plan better for final seating to clearing the food. I almost reserved for 1:30...had I done that, we would have been rushed even more and not have been able to enjoy the food which was really good. I would have liked the time to savor it.

Thank you.

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5.0Dined on April 1, 2018

Easter Sunday

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5.0Dined on March 28, 2018

We arrived at 5p while happy hour was still available and while the drink special was fun (they grandfather you in for your entire meal) the food portions were quite reflective of the happy hour. We ordered the crab cake that while delicious, was short stacked, at least 1/2 the size of not smaller than pictured.
The shrimp and grits were divine, as was the lobster tortolle. Definitely coming back again

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5.0Dined on March 27, 2018

Very good! The New Orleans theme was spot on - dishes were just what you'd expect. I ordered the blackened catfish - in buttery heaven sauce and on a bed of bacon rice. So good! The pre dinner raw oysters were fresh and HUGE~! My dad ordered the red beans and rice with chicken and corn cake (?), he LOVED IT! Very good!

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5.0Dined on March 26, 2018

Food was delicious and service was outstanding!

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5.0Dined on March 25, 2018

Excellent food, service, ambience as always. The prime rib was delicious as was the gumbo, shrimp and grits, and jambalaya. Could have used more chocolate desserts.

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2.0Dined on March 25, 2018

Went there for a 33rd birthday for my twin girls, this special occasion was never mentioned or acknowledged. The Sunday Brunch was average, the eggs were not cooked and almost like water in the server. The French toast was hard and seemed like it was bulk cooked in the early am. The server that cut the turkey was young and it was very thin pieces, seemed too afraid to cut off a piece that would not let the light shine through it.... very very very thin. The Prime rib was the same way. I did not expect a thick piece of meat but would have appreciated a cut you could enjoy. I wont waste my time going here again. Our waiter was very good the only positive in the whole experience. The manager did not come to the table to see how things were going but the musician did trying to drum up tips..... I thought he was the manger until he went and sat down with the piano player, no wonder he didn't listen to my concerns.

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5.0Dined on March 25, 2018

Sunday brunch for Wife's birthday. reserved table for seven and ended up with eight. Staff was quickly accommodating and brunch choice with mimosas made ordering easy. All options on the brunch buffet was fresh and tasty. Meat was well carved with moderate (vs oversized) portion. Piano and guitar music was a little loud for conversation across the table, but we were at the closest seating. Overall great experience and would repeat.

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5.0Dined on March 24, 2018

Awesome food as always!

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5.0Dined on March 24, 2018

Good food. Bbq shrimp was best I have had since Hattiesburg, MS. Will be coming back.

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5.0Dined on March 24, 2018

Perfect birthday dinner for the wife. Nice being able to stay at the hotel next door and retiree to our room after getting our fill.

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2.0Dined on March 17, 2018

I had a party of 22, we were seated up stairs away from the view of the springs orleans vibe, I didn’t like it.. we didn’t get served until an hour after seated, constantly looking for the waiter.. However the food is good, the service was bad ! Thanks but no thanks

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2.0Dined on March 11, 2018

Very UPSET!!😡 first when we got there they couldn't even find our reservation, luckily I screenshot the Open Table reservation and that was sufficient ... no one saID.. happy birthday no one brought the birthday cake that I requested for my mother-in-law.... very very very disappointing... dinner for six including appetizers close to $300 not worth it at all gumbo was Bland noodles on the lobster tortello very dry... this used to be a frequent stop for my wife and I don't think we'll ever go back ....I would say spend the extra gas money and go to Pappadeaux's in Denver

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5.0Dined on March 9, 2018

First time visiting this restaurant and we were very satisfied with the service, food quality and overall experience. Definitely worth another visit.

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5.0Dined on March 8, 2018

Food & enviorment were fantastic. It was a more upscale place than expect and that was enjoyable. I also ordered everything I wanted and didn't break the bank. Wine and coffee selection are on point too.

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5.0Dined on March 3, 2018

I couldn't be happier about my delicious meal (and my dining partners raved about their food, as well), the quick and friendly service, the ambiance, and the price! We were hosting a dignitary from the United Nations, and she was pleased as well. Kudos to Springs Orleans!

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5.0Dined on February 25, 2018

The Etouffee was incredible. You only need to serve Community Coffee to complete the Louisiana experience.

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5.0Dined on February 25, 2018

Everything was delish!!!! Brie beignets are a must!!!

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5.0Dined on February 25, 2018

We have been here twice and will be back again. The food is tasty and served in the right quantity. Our waiter was a bit clumsy, but fine otherwise. They also have some decent wine that is not overly priced.

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5.0Dined on February 18, 2018

Our first (but not our last) visit! The food is very authentic.

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3.0Dined on February 18, 2018

It was a nice environment. I really liked the atmosphere. Great music and ambience. Food was underwhelming based on reviews and word of mouth. Another downfall was we were seated near the bathroom. Just seemed like an out of the way place.

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4.0Dined on February 17, 2018

One of our favorite places for dinner and where I get the best Sazerac in Colorado Springs. She had the Shrimp and Grits which was very tasty and attractively presented and is one of the gluten free options. I had the Chicken and Andouille Gumbo which had the perfect amount of spicy flavor.

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5.0Dined on February 15, 2018

The atmosphere here was really great. The steak was a little overcooked the first time and the waiter immediately took it back and was very gracious, even giving us a little off of our check and some beignets in apology. After the steak was redone, the food was absolutely amazing. Overall amazing experience and will definitely be going back.

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5.0Dined on February 14, 2018

What a wonderful location. The food was amazing, the music was superb, and the overall feel was a perfect date.

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3.0Dined on February 14, 2018

Good place but not great. When you make a reservation a couple of weeks in advance and get seated upstairs while there are plenty of tables available downstairs. At the time of reservation it was very hard to get a reservation, however the restaurant was 60% full at the prime dinner time so not quite sure if they do that in case of hotel guests decide to eat there. Bottom line - if I ever eat there again I will not worry about making reservations....just show up and if it happens to be full there are other options in town that are as good and better.

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5.0Dined on February 14, 2018

Great for a Valentine’s day date!

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