More Dining Articles

  • Taco Bueno coming to Colorado Springs: The reaction

    The Gazette
    Updated: 21 hr ago

    Judging by comments on Facebook and, many folks are excited about the addition of Taco Bueno in Colorado Springs in coming months. Of course, not everyone is totally pleased. Here's a sample of what folks are saying: - Mexi-dips & chips! Yumm! / Darlene...

  • Tex-Mex chain to make Colorado debut with a Colorado Springs location

    By rich laden -

    Taco Bueno, a Dallas-based restaurant chain that specializes in Tex-Mex fare, plans to open its first Colorado location next year in north Colorado Springs. A single-story office building at 7970 N. Academy, near Jamboree Drive, will be torn down and a 2,200-square-foot Taco Bueno...

  • Colorado Springs chefs cook up their best dishes for the Glass Slipper Ball

    teresa farney -
    Updated: Thu, Dec 18, 2014

    One of the most anticipated culinary events is the Glass Slipper Ball at the DoubleTree by Hilton, 1775 E. Cheyenne Mountain Blvd., 7 p.m. Jan. 24. Each year a bevy of talented chefs converge on the ballroom to show off their best appetizers and desserts in the hopes of taking home the...

  • Dining Review: Saluting breakfast at Sarges'

    By Robin Intemann -
    Updated: Thu, Dec 18, 2014

    Sarges' Grill isn't just about the food. It's a place where the armed forces and first responders are celebrated to such an extent that I was surprised I didn't hear reveille - perhaps I didn't arrive early enough. The Fountain restaurant is the brainchild of three Army sergeants,...

  • Colorado Springs brewer apologizes for Twitter brewhaha

    Updated: Tue, Dec 16, 2014

    What is said in 140 characters or less often requires a whole lot more to adjust or unsay, if such a thing is even possible in an age of digital eternity. Still, Jason Yester would like to try. Trinity Brewing Co.'s founding brewer ignited a minibrewhaha on social media last week...

  • Gazette readers upset with controversial Trinity Brewing tweets

    The Gazette
    Updated: Mon, Dec 15, 2014

    A top read article on over the weekend was the Trinity Brewing social media tiff. Dozens of Gazette readers shared their opinion on the matter with most upset over what Trinity posted on Twitter. See the tweets here. Here's a sample of the reader comments post on the...

  • Drive-thru review: Taking a crack at Pizza Hut's fancy new menu

    By Ken Hoffman newspaper -
    Published: Mon, Dec 15, 2014

    In a startling move for an industry leader, Pizza Hut has turned itself inside out and upside down with a revolutionary menu, adding five ingredients, 10 crust flavors, six bold sauces, four potent "drizzles" and 22 specialty pizzas with weird, funny names. Pizza Hut is screaming that...

  • Fire-scarred Colorado Springs business owners move bakery east

    By barbara cotter -
    Updated: Sun, Dec 14, 2014

    Scars from the 2012 Waldo Canyon fire manifest themselves in ways beyond the visible swaths of burned vegetation on the northwest side of Colorado Springs. The owners of the Great Harvest Bread Co. bakery and cafe at 1466 Garden of the Gods Road, haunted by the memory of the...

  • Colorado Springs brewery caught in social media tiff; would it really leave town?

    Stephanie Earls
    Updated: Sat, Dec 13, 2014

    Beer is to blame for many a tiff, but usually only after it’s been consumed in great quantities. Something of a (sober) beer brawl broke out on social media Wednesday after Focus on the Beer published the results of its 2014 Best of Beer contest. Awhile back, the Colorado Springs...

  • Dining review: Symbiotic relationship at Colorado Springs bistro equals excellence

    By Robin Intemann, -
    Updated: Fri, Dec 12, 2014

    For 10 years, Carlos Echeandia has been greeting diners at the door of the bistro that bears his name, but this isn't the only indication of his longevity and attention to detail; much of the staff has remained unchanged in that same period. The symbiotic relationship between front...