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Comment Archives: Locations: 1 Star

I will have to agree with Dave. Not sure what's up with this place?? It is obviously ran by an amatuer with no clue of how to run a restaurant. The interior decor looks like a teenager's bed room, the service was horrible and the attitude of the waiter was even worse. The food was okay but far from great and I have to say I have had better margaritas from a bucket. To be honest this could be the worst dinning experience we have ever had.

7 likes, 1 dislike
Posted by Disappontment on 08/14/2013 at 1:30 PM

Re: “Rocks Sports Bar & Grill

Went there with friends in July (2013) and ordered call liquor. What we got was definitely not the liquor we ordered and we're all well enough acquainted with that particular brand to know exactly what it isn't. Double-checked our bill and we still got charged for call so the bartender heard us correctly. One of us was watching the pour and the right bottle was used so they must be refilling call liquor bottles with cheap liquor. We just paid and left. No sense on coming back to a place that cheats us. I wonder if the law knows about this illegal practice?

1 like, 5 dislikes
Posted by KP Reynolds on 08/01/2013 at 10:23 AM

Re: “Matéos Salon and Day Spa

Awful
Very rude and unpleasant front desk
Always confirm a different appt date and time.
Frustrated

2 likes, 0 dislikes
Posted by mateos on 07/18/2013 at 2:12 PM

Re: “Carey-On Saloon

Slow service. Unfriendly.

2 likes, 3 dislikes
Posted by mw1200 on 07/14/2013 at 12:10 PM

Re: “Ruffrano's Hell's Kitchen Pizza

I just read the review about it taking 25 mins for a calzone. Wow, I would have been overjoyed if it only took 25 mins. More like an hour!! Pizza was so so. Service was horrible and the place was a mess. $36 for crappy food. Do yourself a favor and don't go.

1 like, 3 dislikes
Posted by Jo4 on 07/10/2013 at 4:19 PM

Re: “Christal's - Austin Bluffs

All the fun of going there is gone, gone, gone. They immediately get your name written down off your ID due to shoplifters. Or take your ID if you protest... whichever you prefer...either way, you are a criminal the minute you walk in. If you're a little shy, don't go in the door. Hubby and I will be shopping online in a different company. One lady there is super nice, the other not so much. No bathroom access and continuously on surveillance ... No thanks. Treating those willing to spend $$$ like that will sink any store... Fast.

15 likes, 7 dislikes
Posted by happywoman43 on 06/15/2013 at 3:41 PM

Re: “Stadium Bar and Grill

Ever since ownership changed, this place has been awful. The food and drinks are over priced and not to mention my wife got sick from the dessert. If you're really looking for a good sports bar to go to before the Sox game, go to Holy Cow, they're food is hotter, beer is colder and staff is prettier!

3 likes, 0 dislikes
Posted by SoxSeasonTicketHolder on 05/31/2013 at 3:11 AM

I purchased a groupon for this restaurant and went in the middle of the week at about 7 pm with my child and husband. It took almost 18 minutes to seat us even though we were the only ones standing there, 27 minutes to get us a menu, we had to waive somone down to take our drink orders, wave someone down again to take our food orders after waiting so long.... I was timing all of this as it really got ridiculous. The food was cold when we got it, was okay but curry out of a can at home would have been better, and the bell pepper in the curry still had the store sticker on it, cooked in with the curry. We left at 9 pm when they closed, which the meal should have taken 45 minutes at most. I would have left, had I not bought the groupon already. I have never not given a tip before, this was the first time I didn't give a tip :(

2 likes, 2 dislikes
Posted by nabiair on 05/14/2013 at 1:40 PM

Re: “Mill Outlet Fabric Shop

Well it used to be a great store until prices went sky high! Then I applied for a job there and met the arrogant, male shavanist pig that interviewed me and now I have an entirely different perspective of the place. I was asked questions like "are you married" and when he noticed my zip code on the application he said, "oh you live in the ritzy Broadmoor neighborhood!" I was appalled! He told me if I were hired it was my job to make the store money, not save the customers money by teaching them how to do something or sew. I would have to ask his permission on most everything. Maybe that's why the employee moral is so low! I know I sure wouldn't want to work for the man! Everything is so much cheaper at Wal Mart or Hancock Fabrics. And the people smile and help you.

3 likes, 0 dislikes
Posted by vikisgarden5 on 05/07/2013 at 9:36 PM

Re: “5th and Main Espresso Bar

Fast FUD! Cheap Coffee (Organo Gold). No Dessert! Focaccia on pannini tasted like cardboard. You do get a bag of chips and a pickle probably from Sam's Club or Cosco. Make sure you stop in the restroom first for paper towels...napkins are like tissue paper. Overpriced! Never Again!

0 likes, 2 dislikes
Posted by foodie123 on 05/07/2013 at 6:20 AM

Re: “Nosh

Went to Nosh the other day...and it is really hard now to get a glass of water...what is that about?

Posted by TejonTech on 05/06/2013 at 4:54 PM

Re: “A Cut Above - Fillmore

i love how they have strain specific decent shake. i hate how the girls there act like its such an inconvenience when you ask them to go get it from the back. i dont want to feel like im putting someone out while im handing over my money to them

1 like, 1 dislike
Posted by zimmerfest on 04/20/2013 at 9:09 AM

Re: “Trinity Brewing

Just mentioned this to a friend who immediately regaled me with tales of rude treatment and whacko bad beer...the verdict is in.

14 likes, 3 dislikes
Posted by TejonTech on 04/19/2013 at 4:36 PM

Re: “Rawkus

Very unprofessional staff. No respect for local acts, even though they "want to build the local scene." I've never actually been screamed at by a representative of a venue, and I've played about 90% of the venues in the Springs. I warn any act going in there to expect to be treated poorly, but I hope you have a better experience when/if you play. Timbo, the main sound guy is a pure gentleman, but the rest of the crew is pretty negative.

Sound isn't terrible, but the tin roof and concrete floors really color it. Lights aren't terrible either, they have moving heads, but they project a screen saver on the back of the stage that seems pretty corny. I'm sure you can request that off though. Stage is white, not a fan of that.

All in all, I wouldn't recommend anyone to play a show here. In fact, I would say try to get the show moved to the Black Sheep or Loft or somewhere else.

6 likes, 6 dislikes
Posted by Sean Brandon on 03/18/2013 at 9:16 PM

Re: “Dat's Italian!

Had to wait over an hour for food and they only brought 2 of 6 dishes. Musician was singing right next to us and too loud. No breadsticks. Miserable to wait for food and then to not have it all come out. The woman in the kitchen was yelling at her staff. This place should be on Kitchen Nightmares. Just choose wisely and go somewhere else. THIS PLACE IS NOT WORTH YOUR TIME!

1 like, 6 dislikes
Posted by Brad Kirk on 03/08/2013 at 10:48 AM

This place is awful! Awful food, service, and the prices are way to high in comparision to the food portions. I ordered the fried catfish and shrimp I got half a piece of soggy catfish and six shrimp that were extremely overcooked. My fiance ordered the boudin link w/ french fries his food was cold The waiter had an attitude when my fiance told him his link was cold The waiter took the link back to the kitchen then emerged back to our table 15 minutes later with the same old link. I asked the waiter did hush puppies come with my meal he shrugged his shoulders then came back to our table with a small bowl full of cold hush puppies by this time we were so over the whole nawlins experience and asked to speak with a manager. We were told there wasn't a manager and there was no one we could speak with concerning the poor service we received, really! We were laughed at by the staff and treated as though we'd done something wrong. Bottom line I will NEVER patrionize this establishment again!

12 likes, 1 dislike
Posted by Nisha on 02/22/2013 at 10:25 PM

Re: “East Coast Deli

These guys really would rather you go for breakfast to the place next door on Tejon street so they can sit our front and smoke.

The food is awful and certain things go off the menu, like hash browns, at lunch because it is too much trouble to cook on the grill with lots of pending orders.

Posted by TejonTech on 02/09/2013 at 4:41 PM

Re: “East Coast Deli

Bought $40 in gift cards for them 2 years back when they had the powers location (which closed shortly after due to tax fraud). I went to the downtown location to use my gift cards and they tell me they are not the same restaurant. The back of the card clearly states the downtown address for use. Then they tell me it's because they devalued the cards due to not using them. I feel completely ripped off. Don't buy gift cards!!!

Posted by Jennifer Duval on 02/09/2013 at 11:25 AM

Re: “Great Wall Seafood Buffet

Terrible!! My family and I ate there two days ago and the food was old and dry. Everything was cold and and rubbery. The day after we dined there, my daughter and I got sick.

Posted by Liz Colwell on 01/12/2013 at 2:31 PM

Re: “Red Rock Lounge

We stopped in here New Years Eve to have a couple beers. The regulars are not at all friendly and are in fact quite hostile to outsiders. We played a game of darts and a loudmouthed regular wanted to fight us over it. When we didn't fall for his threats, he harassed us non stop as we played. Go there only if you want to get into a fight with a regular. There are bars in town with much cooler clientele.

2 likes, 1 dislike
Posted by franksinatra on 01/01/2013 at 7:32 PM

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