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When dining in Colorado Springs and you are planning to bring your entire family, it is best to choose a family restaurant whose menu selection caters to everybody. From adult to children, a good family restaurant will have the choicest meal selection where everybody is sure to enjoy their food. We have compiled a short list of the best family restaurant you can visit when you are in Colorado Springs.

Mountain Shadows Restaurant

2223 W Colorado Ave., Colorado Springs, CO 80904
(719) 633-2122
Mountain Shadows Restaurant is one of those restaurants that offer traditional American breakfast and brunch. The façade is very inviting and once you get inside, you will definitely feel the local ambiance that most authentic family restaurants share. This may seem like a small American diner but the ambiance here is great not to mention their menu selection. A plate of chili hash browns with bacon is definitely a good breakfast choice. They also have a kids’ menu that includes Mickey Mouse Pancake, French toast and macaroni and cheese among others. Orders are inclusive of drinks, your choice of milk, chocolate milk, juice and or softdrinks.


702 S Cascade Ave. Colorado Springs, CO 80903
(719) 328-1412
Located at Cascade Ave., Shuga’s is one of those places you can bring your family to without complaining. Always a treat from the ordinary, the Brochette choices here are wonderful and every bowl of soup is a work of art. Try the Cuban sandwich and the jalapeño Mac n’ Cheese together with a freshly squeezed orange juice and your meal is divine. Everything they serve here is fresh and it is always a treat to dine with your family in a nice, warm atmosphere where you can just sit down, enjoy your food and talk about your day.

Skirted Heifer

204 N Tejon, Colorado Springs, CO 80903
(719) 635-3276
After enjoying a day at the Zoo or the Garden of Gods, Skirted Heifer is perfect place to cap your day with your family. This is particularly a good choice if you are all craving for a delectable burger. Skirted Heifer have that build your own burger and it is definitely a must try. All their sauces are homemade and are simply amazing and with the immense amount of cheese on your burger, you will definitely be craving for more.

Garden of the Gods Market and Café

410 S 26th St., Colorado Springs, CO 80904
(719) 471-2799
Although this place is really not that close to the Garden of the Gods, still you will enjoy your experience here. The avocado toast here is a masterpiece in terms of taste and presentation as well as their Huevos Ranchero. Their small bingets are also among the must try’s because these are flown from Paris daily, so they say. To top it all, they have this little market and a pastry area that is filled with sweet treats. You can even buy a food here that has been prepared and you can just pop it in the oven and make at home.

Denver Biscuit Co.

528 S Tejon St., Colorado Springs, CO 80903
(719) 208-4770
If you are a big biscuit and gravy fan, Denver Biscuit Co. is one those places you should never miss to visit. Apart from having a beautiful view of the mountains, this is also a good place to enjoy a delicious traditional American Breakfast & Brunch with your family. They have the Franklin sandwich that comes with a delicious fried chicken, bacon and cheddar that will make your breakfast complete. If your kid is having a huge appetite, the Three Run Double is just what you need to order which includes two sunny side egg, a humongous biscuit, and three pieces of bacon.

Ted’s Montana Grill

1685 Briargate Pkwy., Colorado Springs, CO 80920
(719) 598-6195
As one of the most visited burger joints in Briargate, you may want to make a reservation before you decide to dine at Ted’s Montana Grill. This is a perfect family place where you can enjoy huge portions of burgers and fries and different kinds of steaks. Ted’s is an upscale restaurant that features bison burgers and Avalon burgers.

The Atomic Cowboy

528 S Tejon St., Colorado Springs, CO 80903
(303) 377-7900
The Atomic Cowboy is the perfect place to enjoy a huge, 26” pizza. You can get it whole or order by slice, but no matter how you want, you and your family will definitely enjoy every bite. Your choice of red sauce or white sauce and a wide selection of toppings from mushrooms to jalapenos, sautéed onions, black olives, artichokes, tomatoes, Italian sausage, pepperoni, Canadian bacon and a whole lot more. Everything here is served fresh and the service is fast too even during busy hours.

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