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Comment Archives: Locations: Restaurants: Bar Food

Re: “Stadium Bar and Grill

This is the closest sports bar to my house; the wife and I enjoy going here for the occasional beer and lunch/dinner. The only other options around here are large chains; at least for the Cimarron Hills neighborhood. (Rock Bottom and Old Chicago come to mind.)

This is actually a cute sports bar and the food is decent. A 25oz Guinness set me back $6.99 which I felt was a tad bit pricey, but the pours were excellent and the beer fresh. The food prices were good; I had a decent-sized wrap and a cup of some very tasty chicken-tortilla soup for about $10.

So... obviously the profit margin here is made on alcohol, not food. ;) This is true for many restaurants, though.

A few stand-outs - the Buffalo-chicken wrap with fresh carrots and celery as well as the spicy burger (Dynamite burger, or something like that I believe) are very tasty.

The atmosphere is loud and kid friendly, so don't expect this to be a "quiet date night" kinda place. It's a place to bring the kids, have a beer, and watch some sports - with good food and decent if slightly expensive drinks.

1 like, 4 dislikes
Posted by GnomeKing on 07/26/2012 at 12:49 PM

Re: “Thunder & Buttons II

Decided to stop and try the food here when we noticed the specials board while strolling through Old Colorado City - VERY glad we did! They had a lot more than just burgers and bar food. We had the Lettice Wraps as an appetizer and tried a couple of the daily specials - I had Chicken Marsala and the wife had the Sloppy Buffalo. Everything tasted great. Relaxed, friendly atmosphere with very good service. Loved the vintage NFL helmets around the bar - will definitely be back for football season also!!

20 likes, 1 dislike
Posted by foodlove on 06/18/2012 at 9:24 AM

Re: “Gray's Coors Tavern

I love the sloppers! Definitely worth the drive from Colorado Springs. The staff makes you feel like a local. Fun, fun, fun.

Posted by John B Leavitt on 05/01/2012 at 3:01 PM

Re: “Buffalo Wild Wings

it has been at least 20 years since I have had the honey wings with potato salad when I was stationed there. The best in the world. you guys need to franchise. Posted by Terrance L. Reese.

Posted by onthehumble on 04/17/2012 at 4:40 PM

Re: “Back East Bar & Grill

Excellent pub-style food and drinks, very friendly, informed and helpful staff, clean and very welcoming.

Posted by gleeter on 02/24/2012 at 7:58 AM

Re: “Johnny's Navajo Hogan

Pay no attention to this 'real NAVAJO'. I'm part Native myself (I know this guy would not consider me real; Guess what? I don't care) and I am not offended by the name in any way. The Navajo Hogan ROCKS! Why don't you go pick on the KC Chiefs or Cleveland Indians or are you too wasted on Mad Dog 2020?

12 likes, 6 dislikes
Posted by DanceDancer on 12/10/2011 at 7:23 PM

Re: “Johnny's Navajo Hogan

As a real NAVAJO, who has actually grew up on the Navajo Reservation, I take offense to this establishment's name and business practice. Many native tribes are still struggling with alcoholism, drug abuse, suicide and domestic violence. There is NOTHING Navajo about this place, nor does it compliment my tribe. It is not "honoring" Navajos, it's simply furthering the stereotype that Native Americans are goofy drunks. I will be doing everything I can to spread word about this business' practice and the exploitation therein. Please note.

8 likes, 47 dislikes
Posted by Dale Ray Deforest on 11/13/2011 at 4:52 PM

Re: “The Cow Pub & Grill

Live music on Saturday? Not if there is a game on the TV. Band standing around waiting for the game to be over before they could start playing. I go OUT to see live music, I can watch the game at home. House sound system is cranking obnoxious techno-dance mix stuff while the band stands around waiting for the game to be over? Seriously? Never did get to see the band play. They were billed to start at 8. Doorman said 8:30. We left at 9:45 without hearing a note. What a disappointment.

1 like, 0 dislikes
Posted by Biff from New York on 11/05/2011 at 9:54 PM

Re: “Keg Lounge

Use to patronize The Keg regularly for lunch. Unfortunately the last couple times, the chicken in the Berry Salad was like a rubber chicken. Food has gone down hill over the last couple of years.

Posted by PlayInSnow on 10/26/2011 at 12:16 PM

Re: “Keg Lounge

I've been frequenting the Keg for over 20 years and I have always had a enjoyable time and been treated in a friendly and courteous fashion. It is normally filled with local folks, relaxing and having a good time with friends. The food and beverages are GOOD and there is a nice variety to boot. The Keg is a classic Manitou neighborhood hangout!
YD

Posted by YD on 10/26/2011 at 11:29 AM

Re: “Johnny's Navajo Hogan

Read more reviews on the Hogan at:

http://www.csindy.com/colorado/johnny-be-g…

2 likes, 1 dislike
Posted by OldCrank on 10/06/2011 at 10:51 AM

Re: “Judge Baldwin's Brewing Company

comfortable atmosphere not all bar tables, open to 11, kobe hamburger cooked right, beer battered fish and chips are great. They have bbq but havent tried it .

Posted by nlcatter on 08/27/2011 at 11:48 AM

Re: “Wyatt’s Pub & Grill

In the last week we have eaten here 4 times! Once was take out pizza and the rest was dine in. Everything i have had has been spot on and just flat out good food and plenty of it. The staff is very friendly and there is always someone checking on you to see if you need your drink refilled or anything else for that matter.

2 likes, 0 dislikes
Posted by Chow Hound on 07/21/2011 at 7:45 AM

Re: “Johnny's Navajo Hogan

Great club revived, but not a place for Martini Shot or disco!

7 likes, 2 dislikes
Posted by William "Bill" Walker on 07/13/2011 at 3:09 PM

Re: “Wyatt’s Pub & Grill

Wyatts is a breath of fresh air for this neighborhood. The atmosphere is friendly and welcoming plus the food is delicious. We have nothing but good things to say about Wyatts. Welcome to the neighborhood.

2 likes, 0 dislikes
Posted by lil'bit on 06/17/2011 at 1:13 PM

Re: “The Silver Tongue Devil Saloon

The New Owners of the Silver Tounge Devil have THE PERFECT get away spot for a relaxing nite out! The music is great and the food is fantastic!! I have lived in Teller Cnty for 11 years and there is NO PLACE that compares! Everyone should come out and see for yourselves :)

1 like, 0 dislikes
Posted by DDW on 06/15/2011 at 2:01 PM

Re: “Keg Lounge

My dad (Scotty) owned the Keg for 20 years before Mud bought it and I must say the food now is 1000 times better now than it ever was... It is a neighborhood bar and they don't take kindly to being hasseled... Even if you're right, it don't matter...
there's plenty of other good neighbor bars all within walking distance of the Keg...
try one of them next time...

1 like, 0 dislikes
Posted by panheadfred on 06/08/2011 at 7:46 PM

Re: “Keg Lounge

I visited this establishment for the firt time on June 4, 2011 with two friends. It was after the wine fest and we wanted to sit, have some drinks, and have some food. One of the persons with us was the DD, so she ordered water. My friend and I recieved our drinks right away, but the water for the DD took 20 minutes. I found the bartender and asked him for the water, explaining it had taken 20 minutes. When the water came it was brown and dirty. My friend (not the DD) asked the bartender for another water, explaining the one he sent was dirty. At that time he pointed at me and said I was "hasseling him" already about the water and refused to replace it. When I asked for the owner he falsely claimed to be the owner (I found out by calling later) and told me to leave "his " bar. He even went so far as to call the police to make me leave, though I was waiting for the DD to come back from the restroom. When I called later to find out who the owner was he answered the first time and told me he wouldn't get into trouble because his mom owned the bar. IDK if mom wants her business run like that, but if this is any indication of how it is going to be run, then I and my associates will frequent another establishment. Love Manitou, very much dislike the Keg. I can't rate the food or value because I was told to leave before it came.

0 likes, 1 dislike
Posted by joshiboy34 on 06/06/2011 at 10:42 AM

Re: “The Silver Tongue Devil Saloon

Terrific getaway (with live music!) from the city - love the new patio looking out over Lake Gazebo. Koodoes to the new owners (met one of them - Scott). I'm now a regular from the city.

Warren

1 like, 0 dislikes
Posted by holidayisle on 05/27/2011 at 4:06 PM

Re: “The Silver Tongue Devil Saloon

Great place! Good Music! Awesome Pizza... even better people!

Posted by ryanwyffels on 05/27/2011 at 2:50 PM

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