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Re: “Agia Sophia Coffee Shop & Bookstore

A quiet, gentle place overlooking Colorado Ave. with plenty of corners to disappear into with a book or your thoughts. Unassuming atmosphere, good selection of coffees and teas made a cup at a time.

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Posted by july gal on 03/25/2010 at 2:30 PM

Re: “Savelli's Pizza

Good pizza, good calzones, both with great toppings options, but the sandwiches are GREAT. Especially the cold turkey sandwich. A fresh tasting sub with "better-than-your-average-sub" bread... crusty on the outside, soft on the inside. Simple. Casual atmosphere, friendly service, inexpensive and family friendly.

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Posted by july gal on 03/25/2010 at 2:09 PM

Re: “Western Omelette

Amazing food, service can be slow on the weekends but it is worth the wait. The green chili kicks some heat too. I am not brave enough to handle the red chili yet. Biscuts and Gravey are devine. Love Western Omelet,

Posted by kota on 03/21/2010 at 9:36 AM

Re: “Sushi Ring

I liked it the ppl there are friendly and the fiid was good alittle bright with all the white but good

Posted by tela on 02/27/2010 at 1:53 PM

Re: “The Omelette Parlor

Love this place! really good reen chili. the staff is always on the spot. i have never waited more than ten minuets for my order. i look foward to going there everytime.

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Posted by Skippy on 02/26/2010 at 6:24 PM

Re: “Amanda's Fonda

Found it by accident on a real estate buying trip, ended up living here. Having lived for over 50 years in CA and eaten 5-star Mexican food, I give Amandas a 4. Good, but not excellent. Was disappointed when we first went there that there was no carnitas! How can you have a Mexican restaurant without pork? However, the rest of the menu was decent, I'd say 3-stars.

Well, sometines good things happen. Amandas now has carnitas, and decent carnitas at that, my rating is now a 4. If they want a fifth star, they need to begin making their own chips, serve them warm and improve the dipping salsa. prices are reasonable, booze is tasty, good margaritas. Parking on weekends is horrible. Outdoor dining next to the creek a plus, if you can avoid the T-storms.

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Posted by Rottresq on 02/11/2010 at 7:23 PM

Re: “Oscar's Tejon Street

Love the atmosphere. Very Southern. Food is pretty good. Great drink specials and occasional live music. Shrimp poboys and oysters is what I recommend

Posted by Critic101 on 02/08/2010 at 5:12 PM

Re: “The Pantry Restaurant

Great food!

Posted by SciFi on 01/11/2010 at 7:08 AM

Re: “The Melting Pot

Fantastic fondue! Prices are though high so bring your walet and your credit cards too. Private settings that are comfortable, just hope the waitstaff doesn't forget about you once they put you in your cubby.

Posted by tissst on 01/06/2010 at 1:19 PM

Re: “The Mason Jar - Colorado Avenue

Good food, rustic surroundings, decent prices.

Posted by tissst on 01/06/2010 at 1:11 PM

Re: “Hungry Bear Restaurant

Good hometown place to take the family for a relaxed breakfast lunch or early dinner.

Posted by tissst on 01/06/2010 at 1:07 PM

Re: “The Donut Mill

Fantasic doughnuts and even better biscuts and gravy.

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Posted by tissst on 01/06/2010 at 12:59 PM

Re: “Conway's Red Top

Huge tasty burgers at reasonable prices. You must try the green chili soup, it is great.

Posted by tissst on 01/06/2010 at 12:57 PM

Re: “Amanda's Fonda

Great food, good service but they are very busy, especially in the summer so plan on a wait. Try the Horney Margarita and hope for a booth.

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Posted by tissst on 01/06/2010 at 12:50 PM

Re: “Rasta Pasta

If you like pasta and fruit and yum in the tummy, you'll love Rasta Pasta. An overall wonderful dining experience in a laid back atmosphere. Something for everyone, meat and veggie alike. Go eat and enjoy the peaceful vibrations of the island. The citrus spice salad dressing is tangy goodness and the Chicken Montego Bay is one of the best dishes on the menu (especially one-up spicey). The Chocolate Jammin' combines jerk and dark chocolate to make a dreamy syrup over vanilla ice cream. For a morning treat, try a zesty Bloody Mary done irie style. Families and single are all fit in together. Bob Marley would be proud of this new Colorado Springs downtown eatery.

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Posted by hipgal on 12/25/2009 at 1:13 PM

Re: “Vietnamese Garden

Saw a sign out front recently that they were celebrating their 1 year anniversary. Glad to see a restaurant stick around in this cute little spot. Attentive, knowledgeable service. Fantastic Vietnamese coffee. Flavorful, filling, and unique food options. Love the noodle bowls and the soups, especially this time of the year! Seriously, try them out in a group and you can all try each other's dishes.

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Posted by july gal on 12/08/2009 at 4:23 PM

Re: “Canyon Coffee & Café

Most of their food is pretty basic, sandwiches, bagels, pastry kind of stuff, but their Mate Latte (Yerba Mate green tea with steamed milk) is the absolute best I've found anywhere in town. The fact that they are right next to the Cheyenne Mtn. library, walking distance from my house and have a great patio, make them one of my favorite summer Saturday morning fixtures.

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Posted by restless native on 12/08/2009 at 3:37 PM

Re: “Amanda's Fonda

We decided to finally head across town and check out this award winner. The ambiance is nice and the staff very friendly. Starting out with a margarita is definitely the way to go! The chicken mole was very good and had layers of flavor but none were overpowering. The only problem were the sides, the beans and rice were somewhat bland and need to be perked up a bit. This was well worth the drive and we will be heading back to try the chili colorado.

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Posted by lollygags on 11/25/2009 at 10:56 PM

Re: “Old Chicago - Academy

OC Academy has been my home port for the entire decade. Food's good, beer's better, people are the best!

Posted by BigRich on 11/02/2009 at 1:42 PM

Re: “English Dockside

We love this place from the PO'Boys to the mother of all hamburgers. We just wish the plates came with more of those SUPER FRESH and GREAT SEASONED french fries.

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Posted by SciFi on 10/25/2009 at 9:26 AM

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