We know you like to eat, especially when someone else is cooking for you. When you've got that craving, The Gazette's annual Dining Guide has got you covered with information on more than 350 restaurants - from French to Mexican - in the Pikes Peak region.

critics' faves

Here and there throughout the guide, you'll find expert picks by The Gazette's food editor Teresa J. Farney, restaurant critic MB Partlow and arts editor T.D. Mobley-Martinez, a former restaurant critic. We'll give you the skinny on our favorite spots and dishes not to miss.

Keep scrolling down on this page for links to the best of many cuisines in Colorado Springs.


Farney and Partlow also weigh in with their favorite local dishes. Check out the Top 5 plates that keep them coming back.

★ Best of the Springs winner
▲ Mountain/View
☀ Patio

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