• Dining review: New Colorado Springs location, same great food at traditional Eastern European restaurant

    By Robin Intemann robin.intemann@gazette.com -
    Updated: Thu, Jun 18, 2015

    Thirteen is often considered an unlucky number, but not for area diners. That's how long PJ's Bistro has been serving traditional Eastern European cuisine. And things just got a little more fortuitous: PJ's recently moved to new digs just west of downtown. Although the setting and...

  • Colorado Springs café and bakery featuring gluten-free foods continues to grow

    By teresa farney teresa.farney@gazette.com -
    Updated: Thu, Jun 18, 2015

    Michelle Marx and Turu Eurich, the mother-daughter team who own Coquette's Bistro & Bakery, 321 N. Tejon St., can't keep up with demand for their gluten-free baked goods. In the five years they have been in business they expanded their original crêperie restaurant in Manitou...

  • 'Lunch Beat' lures Colorado Springs office workers to wholesome, mid-day raves

    BY STEPHANIE EARLS stephanie.earls@gazette.com -
    Updated: Tue, Jun 16, 2015

    If it's your first Lunch Beat Manifesto - as per the roving event's "Fight Club"-esque rules - you have to dance. Given the lack of apparent wallflowers, enforcement isn't going to be an issue today at this nonstop indoor rave at Ormao Dance Company in Colorado Springs; it's barely...

  • Pizza with a twist: Fast-casual chain opening in Colorado Springs

    By VALLARI GUPTE The Gazette -By VALLARI GUPTE The Gazette -
    Updated: Tue, Jun 16, 2015

    A new restaurant is coming to town, and its owners hope to grab a healthy slice of the ever-popular pizza market in Colorado Springs. It may seem like a gamble in an area that already has dozens of pizza places big and small, but the CEO of the local franchisee for Seattle-based MOD...

  • Table Talk: Colorado Springs burger spot offers free food for donations to help Nepal earthquake survivors

    By teresa farney teresa.farney@gazette.com -
    Updated: Fri, Jun 12, 2015

    In the aftermath of the earthquakes in Nepal, the Megyeri family, owners of Bambino's Italian Eatery and Catering Co., as well as the Skirted Heifer, wanted to do something to help the survivors. Dylan Harris, the manager at the Skirted Heifer and an avid biker, was on board with the...

  • Taco Bueno opening its first Colorado Springs location next week

    By rich laden rich.laden@gazette.com -
    Updated: Thu, Jun 11, 2015

    A Tex-Mex restaurant chain makes its debut in Colorado next week when it opens on Colorado Springs' north side. Dallas-based Taco Bueno - which bills itself as quick service and not fast food - will open the first of three Springs locations at 1:15 p.m. Tuesday at 7970 N. Academy...

  • Dining review: Going beyond the standards at Colorado Springs Mexican restaurant

    By Robin Intemann robin.intemann@gazette.com -
    Updated: Thu, Jun 11, 2015

    For several years a good friend has lauded the virtues of La Carreta Mexican Restaurant. Thanks to her it was on my radar, but, until recently, I'd never followed up; I've been pleased with my go-to list when it comes to good Mexican restaurants. While I don't begrudge any of the meals...

  • Colorado Springs Passport is way to sample 34 restaurants offering 2-for-1 deals

    By teresa farney teresa.farney@gazette.com -
    Updated: Thu, Jun 4, 2015

    Get yourself a pass to 34 restaurants and bars in downtown Colorado Springs and Manitou Springs for 2-for-1 drink specials with The Colorado Springs Passport through Labor Day. At 20 bucks a passport, you could conceivably pay for the book with just two visits. When you visit a place...

  • On Food: Dads who like smoked food will fall for new smoke-flavored condiments

    By Teresa J. Farney teresa.farney@gazette.com -
    Updated: Wed, Jun 10, 2015

    Does your dad like to smoke? Take a hike? Fire up the grill? Well, then I have some suggestions for gifts that might make his day on Father's Day. By smoking, I'm talking about the latest craze: adding a smoky flavor to condiments. "Yes, the smoky flavor has gotten some attention,...

  • The Wine Gallery helps Springs shoppers explore the world of wine

    By Hannah Blick, hannah.blick@gazette.com
    Updated: Tue, Jun 9, 2015

    Sponsored: Cindy Reiman is on a mission to get Colorado Springs excited about wine. “It’s more than just a drink, wine is an adventure,” said the owner of local beverage boutique The Wine Gallery. “You can explore the world from your dining room table.” From the rich aromas to the...

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