Looking to get to know the newest restaurant and retail additions to Colorado Springs? From a Brazilian restaurant to a whiskey and cocktail bar, read on for the newest destinations to make their debut around town.
Bird Tree Cafe
New to downtown at 218 N. Tejon St., Suite 110, is Bird Tree Cafe, which already has earned five stars out of three Yelp reviews in early days.
"Downtown cafe serving coffee, soups, sandwiches and suds," states the business's Facebook page.
All-day breakfast sandwiches are served, as well as a Cuban sandwich, a pork belly waffle with cream cheese, a vegan cauliflower steak, Caesar salad and a yogurt bowl.
Taste Of Brasil
Now open at 773 Garden of the Gods Road is Taste Of Brasil, which Yelpers have rated with 4.5 stars out of 34 reviews so far.
Home-style Brazilian cooking is featured, according to the business's website. Among the offerings are Brazilian pot pies with meat, shrimp, cheese or chicken, fried yucca and Brazilian-style pancakes, as well as Brazilian beers and caipirinhas.
Another newcomer to downtown, District Elleven, is located at 218 N. Tejon St., Suite 120. In early days, it has 4.5 stars out of three Yelp reviews.
In addition to a variety of whiskeys, the bar features craft cocktails and food. The menu offers bone marrow, bucatini, a cheese board and beef sliders. District Elleven also offers a whiskey club.