Enjoy the Best!

UVC, as well as several stores within the shopping center, have received the Gazette's 2014 Best of The Springs awards!  UVC certainly is a unique shopping experience with many great choices for shopping and dining.  We are growing stronger every day with our fantastic line-up of stores that already makes UVC one of the Best of the Springs!

Shopping in Colorado Springs

 Gazette Best of the Springs

 University Village Colorado
 Best Shopping Center

Congratulations to the following UVC tenants!


  • Bonefish Grill - Fish Taco
  • Bonefish Grill - Seafood
  • Chipotle Mexican Grill - Burritos
  • Costco - Hot Dog
  • Hacienda Colorado - Mexican
  • Kohl's - Department Store
  • Kohl's - Women's Fashions
  • Nothing Bundt Cakes - Cake
  • Over Easy, A Daytime Eatery - Breakfast
  • Trader Joe's - New Store
  • Veda Salon & Spa - Hair Salon


  • BJ's Restaurant and Brewhouse - Casual Dining
  • The Colorado Running Company - Shoe Store
  • Costco - Eyeglasses
  • Hacienda Colorado - Fish Taco
  • Hacienda Colorado - Margarita
  • Il Vicino - Pizza
  • Lowe's Home Improvement - Hardware Store
  • Over Easy, A Daytime Eatery - Sunday Brunch
  • Petco - Pet Store
  • Starbucks - Coffee Shop
  • Trader Joe's - Supermarket
  • Trader Joe's - Health Food Store
  • University Village Colorado - Shopping Center
  • Veda Salon & Spa - Day Spa


  • Hacienda Colorado - Food With a View
  • Hacienda Colorado - Green Chili
  • Over Easy, A Daytime Eatery - Huevos Rancheros
  • Over Easy, A Daytime Eatery - Restaruant Service
  • Panera Bread - French Onion Soup
  • Smashburger - Burger
  • The Springs Modern Dentistry - Dental Practice

Additonal Expert Picks:

  • Living Wall - Over Easy, A Daytime Eatery
  • Buy, Sell, Trade & Make a Difference in the World - Seven Status
  • Making Shopping for Veggies Fun - Trader Joe's


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 When we say you’ll enjoy some of the best that Colorado Springs has to offer, we’re not kidding! UVC businesses were well represented in The Colorado Springs Independent's Best of 2010 Awards. And the winners are . . . (in alphabetical order)

Best of 2010 Awards

Chipotle Mexican Grill

Best Bang-for-Your-Buck Restaurant
Best Take-out 

Glacier Homemade Ice Cream 
& Gelato

Best Ice Cream/Gelato (3rd)

Keva Juice

Best Smoothie

Locals Barbershop

Best Barbershop
Best Value Hair Cut (3rd)
Best Place to See Emerging Artists 

Panera Bread

Best Bread
Best Salad (2nd)
Best Soup 


Best Burger (3rd)

Tan Your Hide

Best Tanning Salon

Veda Salon & Spa

Best Day Spa 
Best Hair Salon
Best Nail Salon
Best Earth-Lovin' Business (2nd)