• Colorado Springs has a new taphouse with cocktail bar and restaurant

    By teresa farney teresa.farney@gazette.com -
    Updated: 18 hr ago

    Tap Traders, 3104 N. Nevada Ave., is open, with owner Tim Black ready to pull you a Colorado draft from the 30 on tap. He has enlisted James Davis to consult on menus changing daily. Golden beet salad ($10), spaetzle ($8) and country pâté ($7) were offered the day we visited. Craft...

  • Locals pig out before Colorado Springs' Piglatin Food Truck temporarily closes

    By caroline laganas caroline.laganas@gazette.com -
    Updated: Tue, Jul 18, 2017

    The Piglatin Food Truck, a popular Colorado Springs spot for hungry diners who don't need to speak pig Latin to savor its menu, announced on Facebook this week it will close temporarily Aug. 1 to allow its husband-and-wife owners to make vehicle repairs and deal with family matters....

  • IHOP celebrates anniversary with 59 cent deal around Colorado Springs

    Hugh Johnson hugh.johnson@gazette.com
    Updated: Tue, Jul 18, 2017

    The International House of Pancakes (IHOP) is celebrating its 59th anniversary with a deal for the ages, a short stack of pancakes for just 59 cents. From 7 a.m.- 7 p.m. Tuesday, customers at seven Colorado Springs-area IHOPs can get three pancakes for less than a dollar. Though each...

  • Bone fragment scare forces hot dog recall

    The Associated Press
    Updated: Sun, Jul 16, 2017

    NEW YORK  — The maker of Sabrett hot dogs is recalling more than 7 million pounds of hot dogs because they may contain bone fragments. The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service announced the recall of products made by New York City-based Marathon...

  • Beau Jo’s pizzeria to close Denver location

    ALLYSON REEDY, The Denver Post
    Updated: Fri, Jul 14, 2017

    So long, mountain-style pizza dipped in sweet, sweet honey. Beau Jo’s is closing its Colorado Boulevard location in Denver on July 30. Locations in Idaho Springs, Arvada and Evergreen are not affected. Beau Jo's had two locations in Colorado Springs in the 1990s before closing the...

  • Now you can have marijuana in your coffee without brewing a whole pot

    MAURA JUDKIS, The Washington Post
    Updated: Thu, Jul 13, 2017

    Want your morning coffee to come with a little extra buzz? Brewbudz just might do the trick. A company called Cannabiniers on Wednesday launched the Brewbudz, which is "the world's first cannabis infused coffee, tea and cocoa pods." The pods are compatible with all Keurig and Keurig...

  • Dining review: Johnny's Navajo Hogan serves up fresh and tasty fare

    By Robin Intemann robin.intemann@gazette.com -
    Updated: Thu, Jul 13, 2017

    Johnny's Navajo Hogan is as distinct as an Indian head nickel but fortunately not as rare in Colorado Springs. The neon Indian head sign above the shingled roof is eye-catching, but it belies the high-quality food, exceptional service and architectural features (wood conical...

  • Colorado Springs gets upscale bar in hotel lobby

    By teresa farney teresa.farney@gazette.com -
    Updated: Wed, Jul 12, 2017

    Shhhh. The Piccadilly Bar in the lobby of The Antlers, a Wyndham Hotel, 4 S. Cascade Ave., is having a soft opening. Other eateries in the hotel will open in the next several weeks. "The grand opening of Piccadilly will be Aug. 3," said owner attorney Perry Sanders Jr. "We're still...

  • Coffee drinkers live longer and have reduced risk of disease, studies find 

    BRADLEY J. FIKES, The San Diego Union-Tribune
    Updated: Wed, Jul 12, 2017

    Coffee drinkers live longer, according to two large-scale studies released Monday that add to extensive research indicating coffee consumption is associated with better health. The studies examined the health histories of hundreds of thousands of people who were tracked...

  • Old Colorado City restaurant expands by opening new second-floor lounge

    By teresa farney teresa.farney@gazette.com -
    Updated: Sat, Jul 8, 2017

    The much-anticipated Sopra opened Wednesday on the second floor of Paravicini's Italian Bistro in Old Colorado City. "This is a place where I can play with food and have fun creating dishes that are a little different from what we serve in Paravicini's," said Franco Pisani, owner of...

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