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Discover where to find the best green chile in Colorado Springs! 🔥🌶️

Here’s a list of our top 10 restaurants to get this Southwestern classic.

Colorado Springs is a city known for its stunning natural beauty and a vibrant food scene. And when it comes to satisfying your cravings for something spicy and flavorful, you can’t go wrong with a steaming bowl of green chile.

Green chile is a beloved Southwestern dish that combines the flavors of roasted green peppers, spicy chiles, and a blend of savory spices. In Colorado Springs, you’ll find some of the spiciest and most mouthwatering green chile bowls around.

To help you navigate this delicious culinary landscape, we’ve compiled a list of 10 restaurants in Colorado Springs that serve the best green chile, along with their addresses and a spice level rating using the fire emoji. Let’s dive in!

 

Munchies 719 Green Chile
Photo Credit: Munchies 719 | Green Chile Tacos

 

1. Munchies 719 🔥🔥🔥

Address: 122 N Tejon St., Colorado Springs, CO 80927

Munchies 719 is a local institution that has been serving up scrumptious comfort food for years under the leadership of Chef Chuck Thomas. Their green chile is known for its bold flavors and a fiery kick that keeps you coming back for more. Whether you order it as a smothering sauce for your breakfast burrito or on street tacos, you won’t be disappointed.

 

2. The Warehouse Restaurant 🔥🔥

Address: 25 W Cimarron St., Colorado Springs, CO 80903

Located in a historic building in the heart of Colorado Springs, The Warehouse Restaurant offers a memorable dining experience featuring the creations of Chef James Africano. If you’re feeling exotic, try a staple on their menu: Wild Boar & Pueblo Green Chile Stew. The heat is tempered with cilantro, tortilla strips, and sour cream.

 

3. Chile Colorado Restaurant 🔥🔥🔥

Address: 330 E Colorado Ave., Colorado Springs, CO 80903

Chile Colorado Restaurant is a new restaurant in downtown Colorado Springs and is already causing waves with its authentic Mexican fare. Their green chile packs a punch with a three-fire rating, making it perfect for those who crave intense heat. Try it on their Huevos Rancheros or on their classic Chile Burger. Be prepared to have your taste buds set ablaze in the best way possible.

 

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Green Chile Burger | Colorado Springs

 

4. Salsa Brava 🔥🔥

Address: 5925 Dublin Blvd., Colorado Springs, CO 80923

Salsa Brava offers a modern twist on Mexican cuisine, and their green chile is a must-try. With a two-fire rating, it strikes a balance between spiciness and savory flavors. It’s an excellent choice if you’re looking for something with a kick but not overpowering. Try it on their Chicken Carbon Tacos or Steak and Avocado Enchiladas.

 

5. King’s Chef Diner 🔥🔥🔥

Address: 131 E Bijou St., Colorado Springs, CO 80903

King’s Chef Diner is known for its massive portions and no-frills diner atmosphere. Their green chile is not for the faint of heart, boasting a three-fire rating. If you’re a true spice enthusiast, this is the place to test your limits. Enjoy their green chili on pretty much anything, but we our favorite is The Grump. Inside Tip: Amazon’s Jeff Bezos dined here twice on back-to-back days in the summer of 2023! 

 

6. Señor Manuel Mexican Cuisine 🔥🔥🔥

Address: 4660 N. Nevadam Ave., Colorado Springs, CO 80918

Señor Manuel Mexican Cuisine is a hidden gem that offers a taste of Mexico right in the heart of Colorado Springs. Their green chile is a delightful blend of flavors, with just the right amount of heat. Whether you choose it as a topping for their tacos or as a complement to their traditional Mexican dishes, Señor Manuel’s green chile is a delightful culinary discovery.

 

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Green Chile Burrito | Colorado Springs

 

7. La Casita Mexican Grill 🔥🔥

Address: 306 S 8th St, Colorado Springs, CO 80905

La Casita Mexican Grill serves up green chile with a bold kick. At a two-fire rating, it strikes a harmonious balance between spice and flavor. Get a bowl of it on its own, or try their smothered burritos for a truly satisfying meal.

 

8. Monica’s Taco Shop 🔥🔥

Address: 1485 Jamboree Dr, Colorado Springs, CO 80920

Monica’s Taco Shop boasts an authentic Mexican menu featuring classics we all know and love like enchiladas, tostadas, and tamales. Add their green chile to any order, or you can also take home a 1/2 pint to enjoy later. Their green chile goes great on just about anything!

 

Bowl of Green Chile | Colorado Springs
Bowl of Green Chile | Colorado Springs

 

9. The Hatch Cover 🔥🔥

Address: 252 E Cheyenne Mountain Blvd, Colorado Springs, CO 80906

The Hatch Cover has been a neighborhood favorite for more than 40 years! Serving everything from New York Strip Steak to nachos, they pretty much cover all of the bases.  Their green chile, which is made from Hatch Green Peppers, is prefect over crunchy french fries. Or, try it “straight up” with some cheddar cheese and a side of tortilla chips.

 

10. Amanda’s Fonda 🔥🔥🔥

Address: 3625 W. Colorado Ave., Colorado Springs, CO 80904

Amanda’s Fonda is a beloved local eatery that has been serving up authentic Mexican cuisine for years. Their green chile is a star attraction, known for its robust and zesty flavor. Whether you’re smothering it over their enchiladas or enjoying it alongside their crispy chimichangas, Amanda’s Fonda offers a delicious green chile experience that keeps locals and visitors coming back for more.

 

In Colorado Springs, green chile isn’t just a condiment; it’s a way of life. Whether you prefer a mild kick or crave fiery intensity, there’s a green chile bowl for everyone in this beautiful city. So, gather your friends, embark on a flavorful adventure, and explore the diverse green chile offerings that Colorado Springs has to offer. Your taste buds are in for a spicy treat!

 

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