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“Lunch Menu is Very Limited but Very Good” 4 of 5 stars
Review of Margarita At Pine Creek

Margarita At Pine Creek
7350 Pine Creek Rd, Colorado Springs, CO 80919
(719) 598-8667
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Ranked #9 of 1,193 Restaurants in Colorado Springs
Price range: $31 - $40
Cuisines: American, Contemporary, Eclectic
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Good for: Romance, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Scenic view, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Dining style: Casual Elegant
Cross street: Woodmen
Colorado
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60 reviews 60 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 29 cities Reviews in 29 cities
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
“Lunch Menu is Very Limited but Very Good”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

This is a great place for a "ladies lunch". There is usually a choice between two salads and two entrees on the lunch menu (which changes weekly). Very nice atmosphere and location. Food is always prepared well. A simple dessert is included in the entree price.

  • Visited July 2014
    • 3 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 3 of 5 stars Service
    • 4 of 5 stars Food
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  • English first
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English first
Colorado Springs, Colorado
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 3 cities Reviews in 3 cities
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
“One of Colorado Springs' Best Bets”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

As the home of Fast Food Nation, Colorado Springs is not known for it's food. However, there are a few stand-outs and The Margarita is one of them. I've been for brunch, lunch and dinner and the food never disappoints. In the winter, you can eat in the restaurant, which is funky-upscale, or cozy up in the underground bar for outstanding "pub" fare and sometimes live music. In the summer, the festivities move out to the patio, which is one of the best in town since it overlooks the mountains. Movies, music or just al fresco dining are summer standards. This latest trip, however, was to enjoy our local farmers market and have breakfast, a relatively new addition to the array of ways you can enjoy the dining. Go to shop from the farmers and artisans; stay to enjoy egg puffs and the best coffeecake ever. Prices are more expensive if you eat in the dining room, but well worth it. The bar and patio are great ways to enjoy the food and spend a little less. This particular outing is a great way to start a summer/fall Saturday!

  • Visited June 2014
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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Colorado Springs, Colorado
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3 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 2 cities Reviews in 2 cities
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“Dependable Choice in Colorado Springs”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

Hadn't been to Margarita at Pine Creek in a couple of years but with some out of town guests in Colorado we chose to give them something more unique than a chain restaurant experience. As always, the funky architecture and decor were a charming addition to their trip. We selected the five course meal to get the full experience and it is worth the very modest increase in the fixed price menu above the three course option. In general, the food choices were intriguing and generally very well prepared. The appetizer, soup, salad, and dessert choices were spot on. My only disappointment was with my entree which was a bit over cooked. It seems a common misconception of many cooks that pork must be overdone, and sadly, this one was just a bit. The service was friendly but a tad slow. While the restaurant was fairly full that should not excuse an over 30 minute wait for the entree. Overall, however, the experience was very strong and this remains a great choice for visitors to Colorado Springs.

  • Visited June 2014
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 3 of 5 stars Service
    • 4 of 5 stars Food
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Fountain, CO
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14 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 13 cities Reviews in 13 cities
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
“Wonderful food, service and atmosphere!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

I had the pleasure of attending a group event last night. It's always difficult serving a group of people - I think there were about 40 of us - but the staff made it seem like a breeze. The service was excellent, the food delicious! We were on the patio and enjoyed the evening especially once it got dark and the lights were turned on . . . lovely! I had salmon, my husband, steak - both were perfectly prepared. The desserts were divine. We will definitely return!

  • Visited June 2014
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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Reviews in 8 cities Reviews in 8 cities
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
“Always great food.”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

My girlfriend and I had dinner here last Friday evening. The weather was perfect to sit out on the patio. We both had the 3 course dinner...salad, entree and dessert. Everything was cooked to perfection and the drinks / wine were very good.
We'll definitely be back.

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