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Garden of the Gods, Colorado Springs, CO
+1 719-598-9058
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good28%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible6%
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“burger” (27 reviews)
“fries” (29 reviews)
“beef” (8 reviews)
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American, Fast food
Garden of the Gods, Colorado Springs, CO
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Really good burgers!! As close to In and Out as you can get. Fries are awesome. One of my Fav's for sure.

Thank America63
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I love these burgers and the abundance of fries! A basic menu but definitely work the visit. Great fast food joint!

Thank Dawn W
Reviewed 18 January 2018

This place is the closest restaurant that taste like In-N-Burger that I've come across. If your a fan of that franchise I believe you will enjoy eating here. They have 2 locations (one near the Chapel Hills Mall that used to be a Taco Bell...More

Thank MichaelLong1963
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

You know you are at a great burger joint when your clothes smell like a burger when you get home! It's worth it! My husband and I feel nostalgic when we eat here. You have to have the chocolate shake with your meal to throughly...More

Thank Esc_CA_native
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

Great place for lunch on the run. Awesome burgers and shakes. The fries are the best. Fun, fast, and delicious. What more can you ask?

Thank Jdm80904
Reviewed 29 December 2016

This is not your typical burger Fast Food joint - yes, fast and friendly, but the food has few rivals in the "fast food hamburger" category. Drifter's knows beef, and only uses the best - a local Callicrate grown beef, which I'm told means hormone...More

1  Thank Steve B
Reviewed 4 December 2016 via mobile

We used to go every Saturday for a cheeseburger with grilled onions and a boysenberry milkshake. Now that I can't eat wheat, I just get the shake and fries. The burgers can't be beat. And when we want a breakfast burrito, this is the only...More

Thank CHSG_1326
Reviewed 4 October 2016

These burgers are delicious! They are basically just like In-N-Out burgers in California but I think better. The fries are delicious also and very cheap!

1  Thank Susan F
Reviewed 27 August 2016

I have been to this drifter's twice and both times this place was dirty with dried up ketchup and mustard on the stainless steel counters, the trash was over filled with dried up food on it, the floors were dirty, the table tops were just...More

Thank larchul01
Reviewed 1 June 2016

The original owner of this establishment made the food as close to IN-N-Out Burger as possible. (I knew him) definitely a close 2nd to the double double. Gotta have one if youre hankering for California Classic.

Thank Rich F
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 5 - US$ 12
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
6:30 AM - 8:00 PM
6:30 AM - 8:00 PM
6:30 AM - 8:00 PM
6:30 AM - 8:00 PM
6:30 AM - 9:00 PM
6:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Garden of the Gods, Colorado Springs, CO
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  El Paso County  >  Colorado Springs
  • Phone Number: +1 719-598-9058
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