Another wrap-up post- where to get some drinks with your food.
Judge Baldwin’s: another brewpub
Judge Baldwin's in The Antlers Hotel
MacKenzie’s Chophouse: great vintage decor, excellent food, and pretty good happy hour specials.
MacKenzie's has some nice drinks.
Johnny’s Navajo Hogan: Johnny, of Southside Johnny’s, did an excellent restoration of this historically landmarked building. Service is fabulous, and the drinks are good too.
The Navajo Hogan is an historic building.
Johnny's Navajo Hogan
Johnny restored the original neon sign
The cozy bar at Red Martini
A blurry picture of their happy hour menu, which is pretty extensive.
Not sure if anyone ever plays the piano at Red Martini
Red Martini snack menu, lots of good happy hour specials.
Happy hour cocktail
Happy hour cheese plate
Happy hour coconut chicken fingers- these are really really good!
The very pretty Sonterra Grill
They have a few really good happy hour food items, including free chips and salsa.
Springs Orleans: Good happy hour specials. Don’t forget to go next door to the new hotel, they have a beautiful lobby bar.
I love happy hour!
They kept tons of the original features when they renovated the hotel (Wyndham at the Mining Exchange) and restaurant
The original tin ceiling
Springs Orleans has a very long wine list- almost all of them are available for happy hour.
Swirl Wine Bar:
Nice atmosphere to go with your wine and cocktails at Swirl Wine Bar
The Famous: if you want to spy on Colorado Springs movers and shakers, you have to go to Friday night happy hour at The Famous.
Hob-nobbing with Oinkety nemesis, John Hazlehurst at The Famous
Snacks at The Famous
A gigantic plate of french fries at The Famous
The Loop: great Mexican food and fab margaritas.
A huge margarita at The Loop
Rico’s Cafe and Wine Bar:
Rico's Cafe and Wine Bar
Delicious hummus and happy hour wine on the sidewalk at Rico's
Rico's offers 3 and 6 ounce wines by the glass, so you can try a few at a time. And their food is interesting and tasty, too.
Shuga’s: Of course, Shuga’s. My Fave. Great food, great atmosphere, great happy hour.
Special cocktail for happy hour at Shugas
Now go to happy hour somewhere and come back and tell us all about it!