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Pikes Pick: Einstein Bros. Bagels rolls out new tasty selections
Pikes Pick: Einstein Bros. Bagels rolls out new tasty selections

By: Michelle Karas - 0 Yesterday

Einstein Bros. Bagels has a few new note- and snack-worthy menu additions, including my favorite, Avocado Toast ($3.79), a toasted bagel topped with...

Pikes Pick: BBC America to roll out 'Planet Earth: Blue Planet II' this weekend
Pikes Pick: BBC America to roll out 'Planet Earth: Blue Planet II' this weekend

By: Terry Terrones - 0 Wed, Jan 17, 2018

Life can get so stressful that it's easy to lose sight of the big picture. This is why I love nature programs, particularly those that air on BBC...

Pikes Pick: 'The Shape of Water' is best movie you'll see this year
Pikes Pick: 'The Shape of Water' is best movie you'll see this year

By: Seth Boster - 0 Sun, Jan 14, 2018

"The Shape of Water" is the best, weirdest movie you'll see this year. It's been the center of jokes - a silent woman and a fish man fall in love - but...

Pikes Picks: Food is what matters at Old Colorado City eatery; check out inexpensive produce at King Soopers
Pikes Picks: Food is what matters at Old Colorado City eatery; check out inexpensive produce at King Soopers

By: Michelle Karas - 0 Thu, Jan 11, 2018

In a city saturated with breakfast eateries, The Dive fits in nicely. It doesn't get the hype of King's Chef or Over Easy or even West Side neighbor...

Pikes Pick: Phantom Canyon Brewing Co. to host special dinner in Colorado Springs
Pikes Pick: Phantom Canyon Brewing Co. to host special dinner in Colorado Springs

By: Teresa Farney - 0 Wed, Jan 10, 2018

The Phantom Canyon would like to, "Lettuce us entertain you." Executive chef, Noah Siebenaller, will cook a three-course vegan dinner to pair with...

Pikes Pick: Moxie's vegan meals impress
Pikes Pick: Moxie's vegan meals impress

By: Jen Mulson - 0 Wed, Jan 10, 2018

My fine feathered vegans, there's a new dining option in Colorado Springs and I predict you're going to like it. Moxie, on South 8th Street,...

Pikes Pick: Experience the abysmal 'The Room' on Wednesday in select Colorado Springs theaters
Pikes Pick: Experience the abysmal 'The Room' on Wednesday in select Colorado Springs theaters

By: Stephanie Earls - 0 Tue, Jan 9, 2018

Before James Franco's comedic biopic, "The Disaster Artist," came The Disaster: Director/producer/actor Tommy Wiseau's low-budget labor of love, and...

Pikes Picks: Missing Brewer's Republic? Try these 3 options in downtown Colorado Springs
Pikes Picks: Missing Brewer's Republic? Try these 3 options in downtown Colorado Springs

By: Jen Mulson - 0 Thu, Jan 4, 2018

I know I'm not the only one bummed about Brewer's Republic closing in December. Regulars are now scouting out their new downtown stop for quality suds...

Pikes Pick: Like oysters? Get out of your shell on this night out in Colorado Springs
Pikes Pick: Like oysters? Get out of your shell on this night out in Colorado Springs

By: Michelle Karas - 0 Thu, Jan 4, 2018

Oysters are full of heart- and brain-boosting Omega-3 fatty acids, iron and zinc. Savor five courses of the nutritious shellfish bad-boys, complemented...

Pikes Picks: Now's time for Brown Palace reservations; 'The Disaster Artist' worthy of Golden Glob attention
Pikes Picks: Now's time for Brown Palace reservations; 'The Disaster Artist' worthy of Golden Glob attention

By: - 0 Thu, Dec 28, 2017

"Tea at the Brown" at Denver's Brown Palace Hotel is a wonderfully elegant tradition. The luxury hotel dates to 1892 and its history is filled with...

Pikes Picks: Redoux Consignment Boutique in Colorado Springs; plus HBO documentary on Rolling Stone magazine
Pikes Picks: Redoux Consignment Boutique in Colorado Springs; plus HBO documentary on Rolling Stone magazine

By: Michelle Karas - 0 Thu, Dec 21, 2017

Redoux Consignment Boutique, 119 E. Bijou St., is fun to browse because the owner curates an eclectic mix of gently used furnishings, accessories,...

Pikes Picks: Get to this Colorado Springs food truck before it's gone for the year
Pikes Picks: Get to this Colorado Springs food truck before it's gone for the year

By: Seth Boster - 0 Wed, Dec 13, 2017

On the kind of cold night to which the New England native was accustomed, he waited for his lobster from the food truck and told me I was about to get...

Pikes Picks: Great addition to Colorado Springs beer scene plus an easy way to get sleep
Pikes Picks: Great addition to Colorado Springs beer scene plus an easy way to get sleep

By: Seth Boster - 0 Thu, Dec 7, 2017

Trails End Taproom is a great addition to Colorado Springs' beer scene. Enter the corner establishment at 3103 W. Colorado Ave. and open a tab by...