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“The Pass Key Special Sandwich” 5 of 5 stars
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Pass Key Restaurant
1901 Hwy 50 West, Pueblo, CO 81008
719-554-9144
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Ranked #23 of 276 restaurants in Pueblo
Cuisines: American
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Pueblo, Colorado
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
“The Pass Key Special Sandwich”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2012

The Pagano family created this restaurant. Cousins to my mother's Bellitti & Maurello families. The name is a play on words, Paschi, the nickname of Pasquale Vitale, and the key to the gates of the olld Pagano farm is proudly displayed there. During the Great Depression, the Pagano city family would come to the Bellitti farm, for produce and butchered meats. For years the two Pagano brothers wouldn't accept a penney from my family at the restaurant. No longer the case - the relationship has dimmed over the years, and my mother Elizabeth (Rosalia) Bellitti Riccillo at age 94, remains the last of her many sisters, brother, and cousins.

Visited August 2012
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English first
Sedalia, Missouri
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12 reviews 12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 8 cities Reviews in 8 cities
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
“It was ok”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2012

I was expecting a sit down place. You order at the counter and they bring your food to you. The food was good, not outstanding.

Visited September 2012
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Pueblo West, Colorado, United States
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8 restaurant reviews
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“Always a favorite go-to in Pueblo.”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2012

I haven't found any other place in Colorado that serves up an Italian sausage sandwich like Pass Key. Definitely one of those places that is a default when you can't really decide what you feel like eating.

Visited August 2012
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Pueblo, Colorado
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Reviews in 7 cities Reviews in 7 cities
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“great sasage sandwich”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2012

great sandwich try the pass key super with 3 kind of chees and fries good staff a local favorite onion rings are good to

Visited July 2012
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Pueblo, Colorado, United States
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“Love the Super”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2012

Good food and Good service!!! The super is a sausage sandwich with American, Swiss and Provolone cheese. Mmmm Mmmm Good.

Visited August 2012
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