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Re: “Eagle's Nest Wellness Center

Sadly I can't fully agree with the previous reviews. The edibles are delicious but the prices for medicine are too high. 35$ and eighth out the door isn't very attracting. They need different shelves with different prices. No new patient specials and no members benefits worth signing a caregiver over. The joints are mediocre and not worth the money. I'd much rather drive down to the springs where I actually have a selection of something that works in my price range. They NEVER update their menus so I never get to see any strains they have or prices. I don't feel happy or comfortable going in there not knowing what I want and my total being way more then I expected... Free popcorn and drinks doesn't pull me in considering I come for the meds. Put out a 25$ shelf for those strapped on cash and I MIGHT consider coming back and writing a better review.

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Posted by iTwistedTragedy on 10/04/2013 at 9:51 AM

Re: “Benny's Restaurant & Lounge

Good place with usually good music. Open mic Thursdays pretty much sucks. Bartenders are friendly (Hi Jamie Hi Ashley) until 2 AM then you better go! Hey they wanna go home! The smoking area is freezing in the winter. Men's room is small and smells. Deck out back is okay. A better sound system would be nice.

Posted by Robert Wyman on 04/20/2013 at 9:04 PM

Re: “KRDO NewsRadio

More of a talk station than a news station, but they do have the best radio newscasts in the area. KRDO and ABC News go a lot better together than KVOR and ABC.

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Posted by netscaper113 on 12/10/2012 at 4:08 PM

Re: “KVOR 740

Good conservative lineup, but below average local news coverage (compared to KRCC and KRDO). And does the Springs really need 2 ABC News radio stations?

Posted by netscaper113 on 12/10/2012 at 4:00 PM

Re: “Enlightened Care

The girls are pleasant, informed and the company supplys high quality bud.
did i mention there cute too!!! :D

Posted by Howard Ahrenberg on 09/03/2012 at 12:44 PM

Re: “Organica Herb & Tea Co.

What can ah say.

1 like, 7 dislikes
Posted by Royal J. Mcgee on 02/24/2012 at 7:38 PM

Re: “LIvWell White Mountain Medicine

decent medication but when the coupons end so dose the feeling of value. I signed them over to get all the deals that were nice, but then they refused me because my card expired, but i still got to fill out my paperwork as a renewal. wierd guys but the girls are cool...

1 like, 0 dislikes
Posted by emerlad7 on 11/18/2011 at 11:49 PM

Re: “Rico's Café and Wine Bar

It would be awesome if they could hire an actual busperson who would actually clean the tables with disinfectant - I try not to think about when I eat there. Yuk.

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Posted by snephtar on 08/25/2011 at 12:39 PM

Re: “Medical Cannabis Caregivers

Member discounts don't kick in until you purchase a quarter or more... Seems a little profit focused in my book.

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Posted by TruthSayer on 08/03/2011 at 9:43 PM

Re: “Motif

Can be charming, depending on who's there and who is playing in the band. Incredible players like Wayne Wilkenson on guitar are there on occasion, but then some wannabees always seem to show up. The most forgetable-the highly over-rated Bruce Pennington on piano.....ugh..... Seriously, if I hear another cliche' "Liberace"-like scale run from the keys i'll jump out a window. As long as there is a variety rotation in play, this place is worth checking out... but beware the afor mentioned lounge lizard act.

Posted by cheshirecats on 05/31/2011 at 11:53 AM

Re: “All-American Sports Café Bar & Grill

Nice sports bar, food is good and the staff is friendly

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Posted by Dan H on 04/29/2011 at 3:49 PM

Re: “R and R Bar and Grill

A new bar and a decent one at that. They have a friendly staff, I've been personally greeted by the owners every time I've walked in, and a pleasant atmosphere. Thursday nights they offer karaoke and ladies night, Friday nights are live local bands, and Saturday nights are live comedy, with no cover charge any night. They have one pool table that's a dollar a game or 3 games for two dollars. Either way, it's more expensive per game than most other bars in town, so if you're just looking for some place to play pool look elsewhere. They have daily lunch specials and happy hour runs from 4-6 pm. It's not a Coors friendly bar, they don't have it on tap and their Bud/Coors bottle prices are the same as their Bud/Bud Light pint drafts. As it's a new bar, not much clientele yet, but that could change as it becomes more known.
Overall a decent bar, but still not as good as other bars in town that offer more selection, cheaper prices, and the same friendly atmosphere.

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Posted by Joker25 on 03/16/2011 at 5:23 PM

Re: “Tri-Lakes YMCA

With so many members, it is way past time to put in a decent swimming pool for real swimmers, those of us who want to swim laps in regulation size and temperatures! We joined with the understanding that the pool was "coming soon"! It has been 3 years!!!

Posted by trilete on 02/01/2011 at 7:18 AM

Re: “José Muldoon's - Tejon St.

Moneymoo that's to bad. I've been a patron for 20+ also and I must say I've waited for the day for Jose to serve me a bad meal (but they've been consistent over those 20). Not sure why people are blasting the food, you know it's not authentic before you come (but it is consistently good). Good, not necessarily authentic, southwestern food (not that tex-mex garbage).

Posted by Ja Wohl on 12/22/2010 at 8:12 AM

Re: “Oscar's Tejon Street

I thought the shrimp was outstanding. The overall atmosphere was not.

Posted by snephtar on 11/12/2010 at 1:54 PM

Re: “The Cliff House at Pikes Peak

Had breakfast in the dining room recently. This is allegedly a 4 diamond place, but the floor was dirty (food crumbs), the cream was old and curdled in the coffee, the service was slow and inattentive, but the food was good. It will be interesting to see if they hold on to all of their diamonds.

Posted by snephtar on 11/12/2010 at 1:29 PM

Re: “Mona Lisa's Wine Bar

It smelled weird and the live music was very late getting started.

Posted by snephtar on 11/12/2010 at 12:17 PM

Re: “15C

I guess it would be somewhat insensitive to say that 15C is really smoky, but it is, even when it's not on fire and just open for business. But it's still really cool - great atmosphere.

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Posted by snephtar on 11/12/2010 at 12:11 PM

Re: “Jack Quinn Irish Alehouse & Pub

You have to be careful here. 95% of the time the food is unbeatable, and then there is the other 5%. My favorite dishes there are the fish and chips, the bangers and mash, and sheppard's pie.

I have been going there for around 5 years now, and almost always order one of my 3 favorites. It's ususally great, BUT... a couple times a year it's horrible (and that's an understatement!) The last time I was there I ordered the Shppard's pie. It came with a well done top and the gravy was so thin and overpowered with rosemary it was disusting. Now the waitstaff and manager were all over it trying to make it better. I'll definately give them that. The second try at the pie was even worse than the first. I fianlly had to change to the bangers and mash which was rushed (as by the time I got it my wife had already finished her meal) was not properly cooked. I walked... and have not returned.

The one thing you NEVER do in a restaurant is serve undercooked pork (or chicken for that matter).

So, unless they've corrected the problem, which is sporadic, your taking the quality of your evening, and your health, in your hands!

Posted by A CS Foodie on 08/30/2010 at 6:40 PM

Re: “Tree of Wellness

They were ok but I felt like they thought they were a little too cool to sell to someone like me... I can go anywhere so I don't need a teenager giving me attitude. For people over 45 years old, keep looking, you've got several choices, just drive by.

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Posted by SAS on 05/09/2010 at 9:53 AM

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