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Cheese, Pepperoni, & Garlic Bread – Here are the Top 12 Pizza Places in Colorado Springs!

August 17, 2022

Colorado Springs has some great pizza places – try them on your own or join us on a food tour! Who doesn’t love a hot, delicious slice of pizza!? Seriously… we were salivating while writing this post. It’s the Italian treat that we’ve all come to crave. And while Colorado Springs might be thousands of … Read more Cheese, Pepperoni, & Garlic Bread – Here are the Top 12 Pizza Places in Colorado Springs!

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9 Best Patios and Outdoor Dining in Downtown Colorado Springs

May 25, 2022

Warmer days are ahead! Here are 9 of the best patios in Colorado Springs for an incredible outdoor dining experience. Dining al fresco is one of the greatest joys of summertime, and we’re here to help you find the best patios throughout downtown Colorado Springs. Whether you want to have a view of Pikes Peak, … Read more 9 Best Patios and Outdoor Dining in Downtown Colorado Springs

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2-Day Itinerary: Girls’ Weekend Getaway In Colorado Springs

April 27, 2022

Pack your cocktail dress, cowboy boots, and sunscreen, because you’ll need them all for your girls’ weekend getaway in Colorado Springs!   Follow this two-day itinerary for an amazing time with your gal pals in Colorado Springs! Because of its central location, Colorado is the perfect location for a quick trip to get away and … Read more 2-Day Itinerary: Girls’ Weekend Getaway In Colorado Springs

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10 Things to Know Before Visiting The Cheyenne Mountain Zoo

March 16, 2022

Planning a visit to the Cheyenne Mountain Zoo in Colorado Springs? We’ve put together all of the need-to-know information to help you make the most out of this amazing attraction! It’s no wonder why the Cheyenne Mountain Zoo was voted the #4 Best Zoo in North America by USA Today! If you’re looking for fun … Read more 10 Things to Know Before Visiting The Cheyenne Mountain Zoo

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10 Things You Didn’t Know About Old Colorado City

March 2, 2022

The history of Old Colorado City is rich and filled with fun facts and fascinating tidbits. Here are 10 unique facts about this quaint historical area in Colorado Springs! Old Colorado City was once a rough and tumble town of the wild west, fueled by gold miners and entertainment. Now, this beautiful westside neighborhood boasts … Read more 10 Things You Didn’t Know About Old Colorado City

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Top 30 Things to do in Colorado Springs — The Ultimate Colorado Springs Bucket List

February 23, 2022

Calling all hikers, art lovers, foodies, and historians — Colorado Springs has something for you! Here are 30 incredible things to do in Colorado Springs! Colorado Springs is known for its beautiful mountain views and endless hiking trails, attracting more than 20 million visitors every year. The city is brimming with exciting experiences, from outdoor … Read more Top 30 Things to do in Colorado Springs — The Ultimate Colorado Springs Bucket List

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Your Guide to Visiting Garden of the Gods Park in Colorado Springs

February 2, 2022

Garden of the Gods in Colorado Springs is one of the top rated parks in the world. Make sure this incredible (and free!) landmark is top of your list when visiting Colorado Springs! Scroll down to see the best six ways to explore the park plus other things to do in Colorado Springs while you’re … Read more Your Guide to Visiting Garden of the Gods Park in Colorado Springs

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What did we write about in 2021? Here’s our blogroll recap!

December 22, 2021

From being forced to temporarily close in 2020 to breaking records in 2021, the past year has been a whirlwind! But we are so thankful you’ve stayed with us and continue to love local food as much as we do. As we reflect back on 2021, we are so thankful. We met so many new … Read more What did we write about in 2021? Here’s our blogroll recap!

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Rise and Shine! Here are the 7 Best Bakeries in Colorado Springs

December 15, 2021

Fresh bread, custom cakes, and gluten free treats — Read about the most popular bakeries in Colorado Springs! The smell of fresh baked bread, a warm croissant, or a perfectly crumbly scone – for many, a good bakery is like a home away from home. In fact, whenever we travel, no matter where in the … Read more Rise and Shine! Here are the 7 Best Bakeries in Colorado Springs

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8 Festive Colorado Towns to Visit this Holiday Season

December 8, 2021

Celebrate the holidays in one of these charming festive Colorado towns! Hot chocolate, twinkling lights, caroling…all of the things that make the holiday bright and cheery! We’ve put together a list of Colorado’s most festive and fun towns to visit for the holidays. Without further ado, in no particular order:   1. Telluride Nestled within … Read more 8 Festive Colorado Towns to Visit this Holiday Season

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2021 Holiday Gift Guide Featuring Local Colorado Shops

December 1, 2021

‘Tis the season to shop local and with the help of our 2021 gift guide, you’ll have no trouble finding meaningful gifts for your friends and family members this year! It’s time to end 2021 on a high note, so empty that Amazon shopping cart and opt for buying gifts from Colorado Springs’ amazing local … Read more 2021 Holiday Gift Guide Featuring Local Colorado Shops

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Book These 6 Amazing Adventure Tours in Colorado with a Culinary Twist

August 18, 2021

In Colorado, our food is just exciting as our outdoor adventures! Do you love the thrill of adventure but also appreciate great food and delicious wine? Us, too! We enjoy exploring the great state of Colorado in search of the most unique culinary experiences. These dining experiences are anything but ordinary! Here’s a list of … Read more Book These 6 Amazing Adventure Tours in Colorado with a Culinary Twist

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Need a Fun Night Out? Check Out These Bars for The Best Karaoke in Colorado Springs

August 4, 2021

From a bustling downtown scene to a local Irish pub — Colorado Springs has a wide variety of karaoke bars for your next night out on the town. Everyone has that one song they love to sing at karaoke — usually ‘Sweet Caroline’ or ‘Don’t Stop Believin’ — and in Colorado Springs, there’s always a … Read more Need a Fun Night Out? Check Out These Bars for The Best Karaoke in Colorado Springs

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Our Food Tour in Playa Del Carmen — A Can’t-Miss Experience on Your Next Visit to Mexico

July 7, 2021

Get a local taste of Playa del Carmen’s food and art scene with Eating With Carmen   Hola from Mexico! Brenna here — blogger and foodie here at Rocky Mountain Food Tours — and I’m so excited to share about my recent food tour experience with Eating with Carmen in Playa del Carmen! My husband … Read more Our Food Tour in Playa Del Carmen — A Can’t-Miss Experience on Your Next Visit to Mexico

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Where to Find the Best Craft Cocktails in Colorado Springs

May 12, 2021

Craft cocktail lovers from near and far will find solace in Colorado Springs’ endless offering of artisanal cocktails! Made from fresh ingredients, homemade tinctures, and small-batch bitters, craft cocktails are where alcohol and art collide. In the last decade, Colorado Springs has become a hotspot for bars and speakeasies boasting unique, artisanal cocktail offerings. Here … Read more Where to Find the Best Craft Cocktails in Colorado Springs

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There’s a Feast of Southwest Flavors on this Scottsdale Food Tour

April 14, 2021

We headed Southwest to explore Old Town Scottsdale bite-by-bite with Arizona Food Tours After spending the past year cooped up, we were so excited to get out and explore the beautiful city of Scottsdale, Arizona! Top of our attractions to-do list was taking a food tour with the locally based Arizona Food Tours. Not only … Read more There’s a Feast of Southwest Flavors on this Scottsdale Food Tour

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How to Plan the Best Babymoon in Colorado Springs

March 31, 2021

Adventures, pampering, and a whole lot of good food…that’s what a babymoon should be all about! Check out our recommendations for things to do in Colorado Springs during your babymoon. Your babymoon is a time to relax, remember, and dream about this new season of life together with your partner. However, from dietary constraints to … Read more How to Plan the Best Babymoon in Colorado Springs

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Colorado Springs’ 10 Best Breakfast Spots According to Rocky Mountain Food Tours

March 17, 2021

Wake up to the best breakfast food Colorado Springs has to offer! From delicate crepes to greasy and delicious skillets, there’s no better way to start your day. They say breakfast is the most important meal of the day, so why not make it the most delicious, too? Colorado Springs has no shortage of incredible … Read more Colorado Springs’ 10 Best Breakfast Spots According to Rocky Mountain Food Tours

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5 Convenient Weekend Getaways from Denver, Colorado

March 3, 2021

Looking for the perfect weekend getaway in Colorado? Check out these 5 spots within a quick drive from Denver! Whether you’re a Denver local or just visiting the area, we’ve put together a list of unique and convenient stays, away from the hustle and bustle of the city! The best part? You won’t need a … Read more 5 Convenient Weekend Getaways from Denver, Colorado

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Japanese in the Rockies – Colorado Springs’ Best Sushi and Ramen Spots

February 17, 2021

Looking for the best sushi and ramen Colorado Springs has to offer? Here’s our list of the tastiest Japanese in the city! While Colorado Springs might not be the sushi capital of the world, you may be surprised to learn that our city is chock full of incredible and freshly prepared Japanese cuisine — from … Read more Japanese in the Rockies – Colorado Springs’ Best Sushi and Ramen Spots

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2021 Local Gift Guide and Date Ideas for Valentine’s Day in Colorado Springs

February 3, 2021

Valentine’s Day might look a bit different this year, but that doesn’t mean you can’t celebrate with the one you love! Check out our favorite local gifts this year and our tips on planning a romantic (and COVID-friendly) Valentine’s Day in Colorado Springs!   Colorado Springs Local Valentine’s Day Gift Guide Valentine’s Day is the … Read more 2021 Local Gift Guide and Date Ideas for Valentine’s Day in Colorado Springs

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8 Things to Add to Your 2021 Colorado Springs Bucket List

January 20, 2021

From thrilling adventures to culinary explorations, Colorado Springs is the perfect place for crossing items off your bucket list! Here’s our list of top things to do in Colorado Springs this year. Whether you’re visiting Colorado Springs for the first time or call this beautiful city home, there are plenty of bucket list activities that … Read more 8 Things to Add to Your 2021 Colorado Springs Bucket List

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Tips for Eating Out This Winter — Where to Go, What to Bring, and Why It’s Essential

January 6, 2021

Supporting local has never been more important! We’re giving you all the details on where to find comfortable outdoor dining, what to bring to stay warm, and ways you can support local businesses if you can’t go out! In just the past three months, over 10,000 restaurants across American have permanently closed due to the … Read more Tips for Eating Out This Winter — Where to Go, What to Bring, and Why It’s Essential

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What Did We Write About in 2020? Here’s Our Blogroll Recap!

December 23, 2020

The year 2020 was unexpected in many ways, but we are proud to have launched our first pop-up gift shop! Though many of our grand food tour plans got derailed in 2020, we are still proud of what we accomplished! Even while we were shut down, we continued to faithfully post to our blog every … Read more What Did We Write About in 2020? Here’s Our Blogroll Recap!

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Where to Satisfy Your Sweet Tooth in Colorado Springs

December 9, 2020

Too-good-to-be-true chocolates, luxurious baked goods, fried to perfection donuts, and more — Colorado Springs has it all! Here at Rocky Mountain Food Tours, there’s nothing quite like the holidays to get us craving some sweet treats! From buttery baked goods to healthy sweets, and of course, the creamiest of ice creams, Colorado Springs is full … Read more Where to Satisfy Your Sweet Tooth in Colorado Springs

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6 Fun Winter Activities in Colorado Springs

November 11, 2020

Lace up your skates, grab a sled, and prepare for the tastiest hot cocoa in the world — these 6 winter activities will warm your heart and soul this season! For some, winter is all about the holidays and skiing, but there’s so much more to be enjoyed this season! In fact, Colorado Springs does … Read more 6 Fun Winter Activities in Colorado Springs

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Our Guide to the Perfect Weekend Getaway in Buena Vista and Salida

October 28, 2020

Whether you’re visiting from far away or looking for an easy Colorado weekend getaway in the mountains, this guide will ensure an amazing weekend in Buena Vista and Salida! Just two hours west of Colorado Springs sit the charming neighboring mountain towns of Buena Vista and Salida. While Colorado is full of magical little towns … Read more Our Guide to the Perfect Weekend Getaway in Buena Vista and Salida

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CO.A.T.I — Colorado Springs’ Newest Culinary Adventure

September 30, 2020

There’s something for everyone at CO.A.T.I — From Korean street food to southern seafood, this food court style marketplace is the first of its kind in Colorado Springs! Colorado Springs’ South Tejon Street has been a slow work in progress as part of the city’s Southwest Downtown Urban Renewal plan. What was once an overlooked … Read more CO.A.T.I — Colorado Springs’ Newest Culinary Adventure

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Creative Ideas for Small Group Gatherings in Colorado Springs 

September 16, 2020

Whether you’re planning an intimate celebration with close friends or are simply looking to get a break from the typical COVID-19 park gathering, we’ve put together a list of five creative ways to gather in small groups in Colorado Springs! After months of quarantine and little social interaction, spending time with friends in the backyard … Read more Creative Ideas for Small Group Gatherings in Colorado Springs 

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Your Guide to The Perfect Trip to Colorado

September 2, 2020

Planning a visit to Colorado? Don’t miss these essential tips! Are you looking for a getaway that’s both relaxing and adventurous? Look no further than Colorado! Colorado’s scenic mountain landscape, endless activities, and fantastic food scene make it the perfect place for your next vacation. Plus, this centrally located state is an easy drive for … Read more Your Guide to The Perfect Trip to Colorado

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Top 7 Hotels and Resorts in Colorado Springs

August 5, 2020

Colorado Springs is a top vacation destination for families, lovers, and adventurers alike and there is no shortage when it comes to great places to stay! From historic resorts to stylish boutique hotels with kombucha on tap — there’s something for everyone at the foot of the Rocky Mountains! Colorado Springs is rich in history … Read more Top 7 Hotels and Resorts in Colorado Springs

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12 Greasy Spoons, Hidden Gems, and Hole-in-the-Wall Restaurants in Colorado Springs

July 8, 2020

Don’t judge a book by its cover, especially when it comes to these restaurants. Colorado Springs is full of new restaurants with the hippest decor and dazzling Instagram feeds, however, some of the city’s best food is found in the most unlikely places. * With COVID-19 guidelines and restrictions ever changing, we encourage you to … Read more 12 Greasy Spoons, Hidden Gems, and Hole-in-the-Wall Restaurants in Colorado Springs

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6 Incredible Ethnic Restaurants in Colorado Springs

June 24, 2020

Colorado Springs may be landlocked in the middle of America, but it’s chock full of incredible restaurants serving authentic cuisine from around the world! From Filipino adobo to Jamaican jerk chicken, Colorado Springs is an unassuming home to countless creators and chefs who are serving authentic food from their home countries. Some were brought here … Read more 6 Incredible Ethnic Restaurants in Colorado Springs

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How Food Tours Are Totally Changing The Way We Travel

May 27, 2020

If you’re planning a trip to Colorado Springs or anywhere else in the world, make time in your itinerary for a food tour! Food tours provide access to local knowledge, hole-in-the-wall restaurants, and local dishes that will blow you away – all in a few short hours! There’s no doubt you’ve taken a tour at … Read more How Food Tours Are Totally Changing The Way We Travel

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Why A Food Tour is the Perfect Team Building Activity

April 15, 2020

For this year’s team building activity, ditch the awkward picnic and do something unique to make your team feel loved and valued! Colorado is full of innovative businesses, looking to be set apart from the ways of corporate America. Many businesses are prioritizing company culture – hiring for “cultural fit” before skill or experience and … Read more Why A Food Tour is the Perfect Team Building Activity

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Top 9 Historic Restaurants in Colorado Springs

March 18, 2020

The home of a famous actress, the old city morgue, and a historic elementary school — today’s restaurant scene in Colorado Springs harkens its intriguing past. Colorado Springs is a dream for nature lovers, coffee drinkers, and beer snobs, but did you know that it might just be a history buff’s paradise, too? The city … Read more Top 9 Historic Restaurants in Colorado Springs

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Live Like a Local with this 3-Day Itinerary in Colorado Springs

February 19, 2020

Planning a trip to Colorado Springs? Here’s the perfect 3-day itinerary that includes delicious food, cultural activities, and outdoor excursions! Millions of people visit Colorado Springs every year to see its amazing mountain views and incredible hiking trails. It’s widely known for being the home of Pikes Peak (a.k.a. “America’s Mountain”), The U.S. Olympic Training … Read more Live Like a Local with this 3-Day Itinerary in Colorado Springs

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Video: What happens on a food tour? Watch to find out!

December 13, 2017

Preview our food tour video shot in beautiful downtown Colorado Springs. Still not sure what to expect on a food tour? Watch our new video to find out more! Of all the things to do in Colorado Springs, this one takes the cake. As you stroll from restaurant to restaurant in downtown Colorado Springs, you will experience a … Read more Video: What happens on a food tour? Watch to find out!

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8 Reasons Why a Food Tour Gift Card is the Perfect Gift

November 29, 2017

Hey, Santa! A food tour makes the perfect gift this holiday season. Holiday shopping is in full-force, and if you’re like us, you’re busy crossing items off your gift list! We’re here to help you be the best Santa yet. Here are 8 reasons why a Rocky Mountain Food Tours gift card is the perfect gift for … Read more 8 Reasons Why a Food Tour Gift Card is the Perfect Gift

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