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Comment Archives: stories: Food & Drink

Re: “Ground truth

Thank you Indy for the great write up of Urban Steam. They've introduced a Monkey Wrench into my breakfast plans and I love it!

4 likes, 0 dislikes
Posted by Allen Beauchamp on 12/19/2012 at 8:01 AM

Re: “Full steam ahead

Beer Lover...this is certainly not my experience of this place...the service was very accommodating and eager to please without being bothersome. The beer was cold and thirst quenching as well mind bending. The food was real high end bar food, as good as it gets in Colorado Springs. I will certainly become as much a regular here as the fiscal cliff will allow me.

Posted by TejonTech on 12/16/2012 at 11:41 AM

Re: “Full steam ahead

Obviously this place gets a favorable review due to advertising. The service is horrible, the food comes out cold and the beer is foul. I've yet been able to eat or drink a beautiful building. The owners may be able to hire talented contractors, but have no clue how to run a brewery or restaraunt. Their brewing equipment is not even hooked up at the new location. The staff at both locations don't appear to have any training to speak of and don't have a clue about the menu or beers. Waste of time and money!!!

1 like, 1 dislike
Posted by Beer Lover on 12/15/2012 at 12:39 PM

Re: “Mejor y mejor

The torta ahogada is meant to be drowning in sauce (ahogada literally means "drowned"). That's the style in Guadalajara, where that style of torta originates. Thanks for the review -- looking forward to trying Quijote's! Yum.

1 like, 0 dislikes
Posted by Hillary Foy Dickman on 12/04/2012 at 8:08 PM

Re: “Bright early

I am less than eager to patronize establishments that are sqaking about health care reform. Especially when the owners have a numerous restaurants and are clearly not hurting.

1 like, 2 dislikes
Posted by Lalahartma on 12/04/2012 at 4:16 PM

Re: “Side dish

This man is a complete scam artist and just took me for all the money I had saved to move. I would now be homeless if it weren't for friends. He is good at what he does, be careful and watch for his properties on University and Pikes Peak and one on Pikes Peak and Logan. Everything will seem completely legitimate, but it's not. I will not rest until he pays for his heartlessness.

8 likes, 1 dislike
Posted by sunshinzmommie on 12/03/2012 at 11:43 PM

Re: “Side Dish: Chill space with hot joe

I had a truly delicious cup of coffee at Kelly's shop. What a delight! Brett from Mission Coffee Roasters

Posted by missioncoffeeroasters on 12/03/2012 at 8:27 PM

Re: “Side dish

Randy Sigley? Property manager? Watch out, the man is a scam artist and had scammed dozens of people in colorado springs.

8 likes, 1 dislike
Posted by Dustin Hatfield on 12/02/2012 at 11:12 AM

Re: “Bright early

I find they lack quality control, are fairly inconsistent, and simply not very careful.

The sausage varies from having sat under the heater lamp and dried out to raw in the center. If you order three eggs, you could easily be served two. The amazing thing is that the menu lists three eggs, so why would you ever just have two delivered from the kitchen.

The pancakes can range from rubber to raw as well. They still need a little work...also having a 20 year old waitress have to tell you what they like is beside the point, my tastebuds are a bit more known to me than needing their input.

3 likes, 2 dislikes
Posted by TejonTech on 11/28/2012 at 10:08 AM

Re: “Q-czar

This place is very very nice, glad to have you there, cares that you have a good experience, and rightly proud of their food. I don't know where to begin talking about what is good here, just a really nice place to have a healthy and satisfactory bite to eat, feeling good in your tummy after the fact.

2 likes, 1 dislike
Posted by TejonTech on 11/27/2012 at 7:06 PM

Re: “Dine & Dash

If only we could stop your moronic posts for a week.....

.... hello Santa, I gotta a request for ya

4 likes, 1 dislike
Posted by OldCrank on 11/25/2012 at 7:23 PM

Re: “Dine & Dash

Having eaten in all three of these, the one addition I would add to their menus is lomotil for the after effects.

I swear the cook at the Peak Grill put something in a special request change to a menu item that laid me low for an entire weekend.

1 like, 4 dislikes
Posted by TejonTech on 11/23/2012 at 9:32 PM

Re: “Ape over arepas

Thanks for the great review that caused me to stop "viewing" this place as I passed and actually head in to review my self and it passed...with flying flavors!!! So much love in the people, space, art, music, drinks, and food!!! I left feeling fully satisfied from soles to soul!

2 likes, 0 dislikes
Posted by Luke Cissell on 11/21/2012 at 4:52 PM

Re: “Not quite there

We had dinner at 2South tonight and the food was great. Our charcuterie had a very good duck pate along with the sausage and wonderful bacon. The pickles were good, too. The tomato bisque and macaroni and cheese were very good. The service wasn't up to the level of the food. They really shouldn't be sorting silverware on a table in the dining room. The pacing on the food and clearing wasn't good. We will be back. It is well worth a visit.

Posted by joannev on 11/20/2012 at 10:28 PM

Re: “Side Dish: New menu at Muldoon's

This is actually the best Mexican food in town. So much of what passes for Mex or Tex-Mex here is melted cheese with hot peppers poured over various substances.

Jose's actually has distinct ingredients, well prepared and presented food with a good bar...all for no more than the dives.

It is our place of choice for Mex dinning.

0 likes, 2 dislikes
Posted by TejonTech on 11/19/2012 at 10:53 AM

Re: “Flame out

I had brunch on Sunday 11/18/12 and had a great exprience with the young kid that cooked my omelet. I think his name was Brian. He was full of energy and had great customer service. With being a customer service auditor, I would hire him to work for me. Awesome Job Brian!

0 likes, 1 dislike
Posted by Lovefood on 11/18/2012 at 4:05 PM

Re: “Side Dish: Chill space with hot joe

Urban Steam is urban chic

Posted by TejonTech on 11/16/2012 at 11:57 PM

Re: “Not quite there

How we know you guys are waiters there?

0 likes, 1 dislike
Posted by TejonTech on 11/16/2012 at 11:20 AM

Re: “Not quite there

I was blown away by the quality of the food every time I have been to 2 South! The variety of flavors and the presentation was wonderful! And with over 70 wines to choose from I have yet to be disappointed. I have been and will continue to recommend this new cozy venue to everyone!

2 likes, 0 dislikes
Posted by Karen Lee on 11/16/2012 at 9:04 AM

Re: “Not quite there

I've been in a few times now and was pleased with both food and drink each visit. The owner Rod was happy to bring me a taste of wines until I was satisfied with a choice, and the variety of foods I've had there have all been very good, including the fried chicken! I thought the fall-off-the-bone meat was a bonus, not a detriment. I hope anyone reading this review will understand that this is a brand new restaurant/wine bar and give it a little time to iron out any "flaws". I'll certainly be back for more to eat and drink.

4 likes, 0 dislikes
Posted by Matthew Crawford on 11/16/2012 at 8:36 AM

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