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Our Guide to Planning a Unique Bachelorette Party in Colorado Springs

June 9, 2021

From sunup to sundown, we’re here to help you plan a memorable bachelorette party in Colorado Springs!   We get it — It can be a challenge to plan a bachelorette party that suits the needs and budget of your bride and her bridal party. Thankfully, Colorado Springs is the perfect place to celebrate a … Read more Our Guide to Planning a Unique Bachelorette Party in Colorado Springs

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Our Favorite Dog-Friendly Restaurants in Colorado Springs

May 26, 2021

Sip and savor at these dog-friendly cafes and breweries in Colorado Springs! Head out for a walk in any neighborhood in Colorado Springs and you’re likely to bump into at least ten dogs on your journey. Coloradans love their pups, which naturally means that Colorado is full of dog-friendly spots, and Colorado Springs is no … Read more Our Favorite Dog-Friendly Restaurants in Colorado Springs

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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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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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Rocky Mountain Food Tours’ 2020 Local Gift Guide

November 25, 2020

‘Tis the season to shop local and with the help of our 2020 gift guide, you’ll have no trouble finding meaningful gifts for your friends and family members this year! It’s time to end 2020 on a high note, so empty that Amazon shopping cart and opt for buying gifts from Colorado Springs’ amazing local … Read more Rocky Mountain Food Tours’ 2020 Local Gift Guide

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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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The Best Patios and Outdoor Dining in Colorado Springs

August 19, 2020

It’s not too late to soak up the last remaining warm summer evenings from the best outdoor patio dining options Colorado Springs has to offer! Social distancing and mask mandates might still be happening, but this doesn’t mean you can’t enjoy Colorado Springs and its amazing culinary scene! This city has endless outdoor dining options, … Read more The Best Patios and Outdoor Dining in Colorado Springs

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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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6 Guy-Approved Father’s Day Gifts For Colorado Dads

June 10, 2020

Get Dad An Awesome Gift While Supporting 20+ Local Colorado Businesses Stumped on what to get your dad or spouse this Father’s Day? Let’s face it – the men in our lives are often hard to buy for! That’s why we’ve come up with six amazing gift box sets perfect for any kind of dad. … Read more 6 Guy-Approved Father’s Day Gifts For Colorado Dads

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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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How We Pivoted Our Food Tour Company in 5 Days

May 13, 2020

No one decides to completely change their business model in just five days for fun. They do it out of necessity.     Just two months ago, we were busy with new restaurant recruitment, creating new tour routes, and getting ready to post multiple job openings. The future was bright, and we were excited for … Read more How We Pivoted Our Food Tour Company in 5 Days

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Rise and Shine! Here are the 8 Best Bakeries in Colorado Springs!

April 29, 2020

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 8 Best Bakeries in Colorado Springs!

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

March 4, 2020

Who doesn’t love a hot, delicious slice of pizza!? Seriously… we were dying while writing this post. It’s the Italian treat that we’ve all come to crave and that pizzerias from around the world have adopted to suit all varieties of taste and preference. And while Colorado Springs might be thousands of miles away from … Read more Cheese, Pepperoni, & Garlic Bread – Here are the Top 12 Pizza Places 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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What Did We Write About in 2019? Here’s Our Blogroll Recap!

December 25, 2019

A year for the books! 2019 was chocked full of amazing food, travel, and Colorado events. Every two weeks for the past four years, we have faithfully brought our readers foodie news, top 10 lists, and even some interesting history articles. If you would like to be on our mailing list to get blog updates … Read more What Did We Write About in 2019? Here’s Our Blogroll Recap!

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Guide to The Perfect First Friday Art Walk in Colorado Springs

May 29, 2019

Colorado Springs’ First Friday Art Walk is filled with art, wine, music and food! As a proud sponsor of the Colorado Springs’ First Friday Art Walk, we wanted to create a guide to planning your ideal First Friday. The perfect event for those who like art, wine, and live music, the 2020 First Friday Art … Read more Guide to The Perfect First Friday Art Walk in Colorado Springs

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Your Guide to the Perfect 2020 Spring Break in Colorado (updated!)

February 20, 2019

What’s Spring Break in Colorado like? Think Tubing down a mountainside, learning how to cave dive, feeding giraffes at the nation’s highest zoo, and more! Colorado is the perfect place for a family Spring Break trip. You’ll find plenty of snow sports in the High Country (for both novices and pros alike), moderate weather along … Read more Your Guide to the Perfect 2020 Spring Break in Colorado (updated!)

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6 Unique Ways to Celebrate Valentine’s Day in Colorado Springs (Updated for 2020!)

February 6, 2019

Want to get creative this Valentine’s Day? There are plenty of unique ways to celebrate with your special someone in Colorado Springs!  Valentine’s Day is always a fun excuse to wear something fancy and eat at your favorite restaurant in the middle of potentially the most boring month of the year. If you’re planning on … Read more 6 Unique Ways to Celebrate Valentine’s Day in Colorado Springs (Updated for 2020!)

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What Did We Write About in 2018? Here’s Our Blogroll Recap!

December 26, 2018

In 2018, our blog was packed with relevant foodie news, chef and top restaurant interviews, and more! We don’t just provide amazing food tours in Colorado, we are also experts in local foodie news, events, and restaurants. And we post it all on this blog for you to enjoy whenever you like! At the end of every year, we provide … Read more What Did We Write About in 2018? Here’s Our Blogroll Recap!

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Newly Stationed in Colorado Springs? Take A Food Tour!

July 11, 2018

Newly stationed military families or visitors to Colorado Springs military installations can get a taste of the local food scene with a food tour. Colorado Springs began as a resort town, but today it’s home to five major military bases including: United States Air Force Academy, Fort Carson Army Base, NORAD (North American Aerospace Defense Command), … Read more Newly Stationed in Colorado Springs? Take A Food Tour!

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Your Guide to Romantic Summertime Dates in Colorado Springs Part 2

June 27, 2018

Top 10 Date Ideas to Surprise Your Honey This Summer As the temperature rises this summer, fan the flame of your love with a fun and exciting date. In Part 1 of this blog post, we covered places to dine for either morning, afternoon, or night. And now for Part 2, we’re uncovering some of … Read more Your Guide to Romantic Summertime Dates in Colorado Springs Part 2

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What Did We Write About in 2017? Here’s Our Blogroll Recap!

December 27, 2017

A lot of exiting news filled our blog during 2017, and we wanted to end the year with a quick recap! We tasted a lot of great food, traveled to far off places, and interviewed our partners to get to know them better. But the thing we’ll remember most from 2017 is you! In 2017, … Read more What Did We Write About in 2017? Here’s Our Blogroll Recap!

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