Florissant isn’t known as a place to eat and drink. But I implore you: Go. Even as the no-stoplight town has resisted development, Iron Tree has proven a strong contender in the Pikes Peak region’s culinary scene.
Chefs are firm in their locally sourced, made-from-scratch devotion, and oh yes, the burgers, pizzas and sandwiches will make you salivate. Then there’s the in-house brewery that calls itself Funky Town, concocting funky brews indeed. Click here for a menu and more.
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Colorado Springs food and drink picks
When our staff discovers something they love—they share it. On this list of Gazette staff 'Pikes Picks,' you'll find Colorado Springs-area eateries that have impressed and surprised the staff's palates.
The best of two worlds: Chocolate and beer equals Choctoberfest! The event takes place at Arapahoe County Fairgrounds, 25690 E. Quincy Ave., A…
Florissant isn’t known as a place to eat and drink. But I implore you: Go.
The custom option for pasta and pizza pies at this downtown pizzeria.
Delicious, fresh salads make me happy. And Saladworks, 2130 Southgate Road in Broadmoor Towne Center, in the corner spot where a Starbucks had…
It’s a green chile extravaganza at Colorado Craft.
“Welcome to burger heaven,” the cook said as I approached the food truck. Patty’s Gourmet Hamburgers is just that.
An extensive number of interesting ingredients and gluten-free option at this pizza chain.
It’s no frills at the downtown Green Line Grill— just tasty grub at a price that also seems from yesteryear.
Tacos, nachos, burritos and quesadillas galore. Did I mention the exotic Beeritas?
A noodle bowl from Nourish Organic Juice is a craveable takeout meal that makes you feel as if you’ve done your body some good.
It’s coffee by day, cocktails by night — unless you like it the other way around. Hungry? Try some multicultural fare from a seasonally changing menu.
The food hits of Denver are trickling down to Colorado Springs. Fat Sully’s pizza and Denver Biscuit Co. share space on South Tejon Street, wh…
Up for a road trip? The Shaggy Sheep is a gem of a roadside restaurant in Grant, a location that makes for a great stop if you’re driving from…