Colorado Springs is best known for its many parks and trails due to its location near the Rocky Mountains, but regardless of what you’re planning to do on your trip, you’ll need some spots to stop and get food in the city!
If you’re craving seafood specifically, then you’re in luck! There are plenty of great places to go for your seafood fix in Colorado Springs, like all of the restaurants on this list!
Every one of the spots listed below also happen to be supported by GiftYa, a virtual gift card company! You can send someone you know money for a participating location, whether it be a seafood restaurant or not, via the app. They can then set up that balance with their existing debit or credit card so they don’t have to crowd their wallets with different coupons.
So, if you or some other seafood fan you know is planning a trip to Colorado Springs, or if you live in the area, you’re in luck! You’ve just found the perfect gift.
Great seafood in Colorado Springs and a great, cozy atmosphere to match.
The portion sizes at The Juicy Seafood won’t leave you disappointed or empty-stomached! Image courtesy of Instagram.
501 Garden of the Gods Rd | Colorado Springs | thejuicyseafoodcs.com
This restaurant prides itself on not just exceptional seafood, but also exceptional service! Between the friendly staff and the comfortable atmosphere, the good vibes are just as endless as the portions at The Juicy Seafood.
You can choose between appetizers, seafood, and specials on the menu, as well as pick a beer or cocktail to pair perfectly with your meal.
The Juicy Seafood is open from 11 a.m. until 10 p.m. on Sundays through Thursdays and from 11 a.m. until 11 p.m. on Fridays and Saturdays.
“The bartender was so much fun to talk to and was totally up for making me a custom margarita. The group had wanted to check this place out since it opened. We thought it was an overall good experience.” - Yelp Review
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Countless choices at this Colorado Springs location.
The staff at Bonefish Grill welcomes you back to their great dining space. Image courtesy of Instagram.
5102 N Nevada Ave Suite 100 | Colorado Springs | bonefishgrill.com
There are many Bonefish Grill locations in the United States, not just in Colorado Springs— and not just in Colorado! You’ll definitely want to pay this one a visit, though. Not only do they serve lunch and dinner, but there are also family bundles, a kid’s menu, and a gluten free menu to choose from, as well as daily specials.
On the menu at Bonefish Grill are starters, shareable plates, soups, grilled entrees, side, and entrees from the sea, land, and dock. You’ll also want to try a drink with your dish— a fine wine, signature martini, hand-crafted cocktail, or beer. And don’t forget about dessert!
Hours at this restaurant are from 11 a.m. until 10 p.m. on Mondays through Saturdays and from 11 a.m. until 9 p.m. on Sundays.
“We had the Crab Cake Starter and it was amazing. The service was impeccable, my drink was never empty. Definitely a return trip will be scheduled. Thank you for the best service.” - Yelp Review
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Award-winning seafood in Colorado Springs since 2005.
This casual, cozy neighborhood spot is a must-try in Colorado Springs. Image courtesy of Instagram.
3037 Jet Wing Dr | Colorado Springs | englishdockside.com
English Dockside Seafood-Grill has won Best of Colorado Springs multiple times over, and for good reason! This popular fresh seafood grill and their stand-out signature dishes have become a neighborhood staple in Colorado Springs. The casual vibe of this restaurant is very welcoming to customers, as are the friendly staff.
English Dockside caters events and hosts private parties, too. You’ll find appetizers, soups, a la carte dishes, dinner, and chef’s specials on the menu. There’s even desserts and bakery options for you to choose from!
English Dockside is closed on Sundays, but every other day of the week this restaurant is open from 11 a.m. until 6 p.m.
“I've loved this restaurant since they opened! ...I highly recommend trying this place! My mom doesn't like the "fishiness" of seafood but she likes their menu. There's something for everyone here.” - Yelp Review
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A more casual dining experience with seafood that won’t disappoint.
Despite the name, Joe’s Crab Shack serves far more than just crab. Image courtesy of Instagram.
805 Citadel Dr W | Colorado Springs | joescrabshack.com
Located in a central area of Colorado Springs, this casual-dining restaurant is a great place to grab a bite for the whole family. They serve both lunch and dinner all week long, with happy hour specials on weekdays. Joe’s Crab Shack is open for dine-in, takeout, and even delivery!
Some of their most popular dishes are the fried shrimp platters, fish entrees, and steam pots. Joe’s Crab Shack also has countless cocktails that will go perfectly with your meal.
This restaurant is open from 11 a.m. until 10 p.m. all seven days out of the week.
“My husband and I had an amazing time here and the service was amazing thanks to the manager Junior who was on top of everything! Definitely coming back here!” - Yelp Review
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Delicious steaks and fresh seafood in Colorado Springs.
The dishes at MacKenzie’s Chop House look just as delicious as they taste! Image courtesy of Instagram.
128 S Tejon St | Colorado Springs | mackenzieschophouse.com
At MacKenzie’s Chop House, you can have fine-dining in a comfortable yet elegant atmosphere with their dining rooms, bar, and lounge. The restaurant is locally-owned and has been open in Colorado Springs since 1997. It’s located in the Historic Alamo Building.
Whether you want lunch, dinner, or to book a private party, MacKenzie’s Chop House is the place for you. Their upscale steaks, seafood, martinis, and wine are all worth a try.
Hours are from 11:30 a.m. until 9 p.m. on Mondays through Thursdays, 11:30 a.m. until 10 p.m. on Fridays, 5 p.m. until 10 p.m. on Saturdays, and 5 p.m. until 8 p.m. on Sundays.
“I come to town typically once a year and make sure I always get a meal here. They never disappoint! Paul was our server again this year and he is always on point.” - Yelp Review
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Historically delicious seafood at a great price!
Portions big enough for the whole family at this Colorado Springs restaurant. Image courtesy of Instagram.
1234 E Fillmore St | Colorado Springs | locations.captainds.com
Captain D’s was first opened in Donelson, Tennessee in 1969. Since then, many more locations have been established, including this one in Colorado Springs. At every restaurant, they pride themselves on quality seafood at a fair price.
Seafood isn’t all they have on the menu, though! There are also lots of chicken dishes, appetizers, sides and desserts, all just as delicious as the fish!
Captain D’s is open from 10:45 a.m. until 10 p.m. on Mondays through Thursdays, 10:45 a.m. until 11 p.m. on Fridays and Saturdays, and from 10:45 a.m. until 9 p.m. on Sundays.
“Love this place! Really love the great customer service from Angelo. I ordered a lot of ala carte items and Angelo's advice was money saving! The food is cooked to order (I like my fish crispier than most people).” - Yelp Review
Authentic Cajun food in Colorado Springs.
The food isn’t the only great thing at Springs Orleans— try the drinks, too! Image courtesy of Instagram.
123 E Pikes Peak Ave | Colorado Springs | springsorleans.com
This restaurant brings the flavors of New Orleans to downtown Colorado Springs with authentic Cajun and Creole cuisine! Plus, the atmosphere is just as great as the food, combining to give you the perfect dining experience.
Many of Springs Orleans’ most popular dishes are seafood, such as the crawfish etouffee and the blackened catfish. However, there are also plenty of other options on the menu, such as the classic gumbo, or beignets for dessert!
This restaurant may be closed on Mondays and Tuesdays, but Springs Orleans is open from 3 p.m. until 9 p.m. on Wednesdays through Fridays and from noon until 9 p.m. on weekends.
“Megan is a wonderful server and made sure that everything we needed, we had. She was very helpful with the menu and understanding of our time… I can't wait to come back here, you guys are so welcoming!” - Yelp Review
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Louisiana-inspired dishes in Colorado since 2013!
You’ll find more seafood than you can eat at this restaurant, so be sure to take home your leftovers! Image courtesy of Instagram.
162 Tracker Dr Ste 110 | Colorado Springs | mommapearls.com
Yet another popular Cajun restaurant in Colorado Springs, Momma Pearl’s opened in August 2013. Since then, they’ve been serving home-style Louisiana comfort food in Colorado made from fresh, high quality ingredients and care to create that Cajun flavor.
The Louisiana seafood platters are a big hit, and while plenty of other seafood dishes are also on the menu, these will give you enough fish for the whole family.
Hours are from 11 a.m. until 7 p.m. every day of the week.
“Wish I had pics to show but the food looked too good to take the time for a photo. It tasted just as good as it looked! Plus, the friendliness of the staff including Chef BB who visited our table was top notch.” - Yelp Review
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If you’re looking for seafood in Colorado Springs, these are the best places to get it. And, if you’re looking for the perfect present for someone you love, GiftYa could help you treat them to a delicious meal, seafood or otherwise.