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Comment Archives: stories: Food & Drink

Re: “Rosie's revisited

Sounds downright awful if you ask me.

I went to the Rosie's in Monument several years ago, and I swear the mash and gravy was out of a can, plus it was deadly with salt (just like Village Inn's "food"). Yuck. Never went back.

If you're in the area of Diggy's, go up to All American Sports Cafe at Voyager and Middle Creek Pkwy for REAL food, great green chili, a superb Philly Cheese Steak and much more. Now open in the same little center as the Sports Cafe is Duca's Pizza, which is excellent. You can even get a fine breakfast or lunch sandwich in the Great Harvest Bread Co just two doors from Duca's. Try them!

http://allamericansportscafe.com/

http://ducaspizza.com/

http://www.greatharvestcoloradosprings.com…

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Posted by OldCrank on 10/03/2012 at 3:05 PM

Re: “Dine & Dash

Matthew, the next time you're in Guffey, Rita's is also well worth the trip.

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Posted by Richard Whittaker on 10/03/2012 at 10:43 AM

Re: “Dine & Dash

Thanks for the mention, and I'm glad you liked Las Americas. -Richard (The Dive Review)

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Posted by Richard Whittaker on 10/03/2012 at 10:39 AM

Re: “Dine & Dash

Curious, at FR BBQ, where is the Colorado All Natural Angus Beef from? Thanks.

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Posted by justHungry on 10/03/2012 at 7:29 AM

Re: “Mejor y mejor

Try it once and you will return.

Posted by John Pearson on 09/29/2012 at 8:35 AM

Re: “Flame out

I ate at the Sunbird for the first time last Saturday night. The food was great. The service was great. The price was about what I expected for a restaurant of that caliber.

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Posted by JoeyC on 09/18/2012 at 8:35 PM

Re: “Flame out

I ate at the Sunbird for the first time last Saturday night. The food was great. The service was great. The price was about what I expected for a restaurant of that caliber. Overall we had a very good experience.

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Posted by JoeyC on 09/18/2012 at 8:34 PM

Re: “Dog days

The Nevada at Filmore Hot Dog stand is dirty, stale, and past it's expiration date...you can be certain of an upset stomach even if you avoid the filthy eating space by getting carry out.

Posted by TejonTech on 09/12/2012 at 8:04 PM

Re: “Seeking symmetry

Hi Katherine,

According to the importer, the other two locations are Pizzeria Locale in Boulder, and Fired Up Pizzeria in Durango.

Posted by Bryce E. Crawford on 09/10/2012 at 10:30 AM

Re: “Seeking symmetry

What are the other two places with wood ovens?

Posted by Katherine Decker Barnhart on 09/10/2012 at 1:37 AM

Re: “Roaring fork

Thanks.

Posted by ski80 on 08/30/2012 at 3:32 PM

Re: “Roaring fork

This is absolutely my favorite place to eat in Denver! But they took my favorite thing off the menu, NOOOOO! They used to have this Truffle Artichoke Tortellini in this amazing broth that was TO DIE FOR! Now I guess I need to go back up to Denver to pick a new favorite... last time we were there the bartender told me it would never come off the menu it was everyone's favorite... bummer... BUT, still AMAZING FOOD!

Posted by Jessie Estes on 08/29/2012 at 1:45 PM

Re: “Roaring fork

Hi ski80,
I don't mention the location in the body text, but it's in the capsule box: 1431 Larimer St., Denver, 303/820-2282, riojadenver.com.

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Posted by Matthew Schniper on 08/29/2012 at 9:31 AM

Re: “Roaring fork

Maybe I'm missing it, but do you ever mention where this is?

Posted by ski80 on 08/29/2012 at 8:28 AM

Re: “Strong bones

Great review, spot on.

Sure beats that tired old over-priced Sunbird any day.

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Posted by OldCrank on 08/27/2012 at 1:58 PM

Re: “Strong bones

Someone from Bonefish tweeted me this link, which has info on the company's sustainability practices: http://www.bonefishgrill.com/Content/about…
I also emailed a couple of questions via their media agency in hopes of determining exact source points on the fish, and shrimp in particular. I'll re-post here if I get a reply.

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Posted by Matthew Schniper on 08/23/2012 at 4:46 PM

Re: “Strong bones

Hard to believe a chain could be this good...but they give everyone else in town a run for their money...and the customer wins by getting a great value for their money, one that stays with you as a first rate experience and meal.

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Posted by TejonTech on 08/22/2012 at 1:40 PM

Re: “Side dish: Curbside Cuisine update

The hazards of anonymity -- and being out of town. :( -Kate Jonuska-

Posted by Colorado Springs Eats on 08/22/2012 at 11:35 AM

Re: “Dine & Dash

La Casa Fiesta isn't very New Mexican. Why don't you head down to Santa Fe and try out some real foods?

Posted by Lalahartma on 08/20/2012 at 7:28 PM

Re: “Halfway there

I loved Craftwood up until about 7 years ago. I believe that's when they started changing chefs.

I had 2 bad meals there after that and have never been back. Same observations- meats were dried out.

The whole point of that place are the wild meats. Too bad. Where does one go to take out of towners for a unique CO experience now?

Posted by Brian Koch on 08/16/2012 at 2:39 PM

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