Econo Lodge Airport
6715 Panamint Ct.
Colorado Springs, CO 80915
Phone: (719) 638-5800
Fax: (719) 596-6105
Take in the atmosphere of the Australian Outback while enjoying mouth-watering entrees and high-quality service. Serving dinner only, Outback Steakhouse offers an extensive menu featuring appetizers, chicken, ribs, steak, seafood, pasta, salads and desserts for moderate prices. Family-friendly, the casual restaurant has something for everyone at its numerous locations in North and South America, Europe, Asia and Australia. Outback Steakhouse also offers call-ahead seating and curbside take-away. Check website for locations and menu selections.
This elegant restaurant offers diners a chance to enjoy a classy, Old World dining experience. Tuxedo-clad waiters add to the effect of quiet elegance that generally prevails. It is a good idea to dust off your finest designer wear before coming here, or you might end up feeling under-dressed. East meets West in cuisine that exhibits more than a few French accents. Dishes like Duck a la Empress can get expensive, but you can rest assured that it will be money well spent. Limited bar and wine offerings are available.
Bombers is a sports bar that provides great entertainment and food. You can watch the sports game and there are pool tables, foosball tables and darts. Drink specials are available on selected nights, but vary from week to week. There are also events throughout the week, including Texas Hold'em Poker and pool tournaments.
The Airplane Restaurant is actually a restaurant built inside an old KC-97 tanker. It is a great place to bring kids along for the unique experience that it offers. Patrons can enjoy a scrumptious American meal sitting inside an actual plane. The waitresses here act like flight attendants and the aviation theme is carried on to the menu as well. Patrons are welcomed to walk inside the cockpit to have a virtual experience of flying a plane.
Rock Bottom is situated close to Springs Ranch Golf Club, making it the ideal place to stop at for a post-game drink. The drinks menu features many an in-house beer, crafted by master brewer Jason Leeman. The seasonal Pumpkin Ale and the Winter Tartan Scottish Ale are two of the innovative beers you can chug down. However, beer is not all this First & Main Town Center brew pub has to offer; there is a complete menu of American cuisine, too. Starters like the brewery platter are perfect for sharing with the group before moving on to the mains. Cajun pasta, chipotle-agave salmon, chicken enchiladas and Tuscan chicken pasta are house favorites. Steaks, burgers, sandwiches and pizzas are also available. The many TV screens ensure you don't have to miss out on the live sporting action while you feast on the delicious food and beers.
Olive Garden serves up authentic Italian cuisine. Their signature breadsticks and one-of-a-kind menu make them an American icon. Standard Italian options like bruchetta, calamari, ravioli, and eggplant parmigiana line their lengthy menu. More exotic items like salmon, chicken dishes, and innovative pizzas are also available. For the calorie-counter, Olive Garden has a range of low fat and low carbohydrate options. Their bottomless salads ensure a well-balanced feast. Enjoy your meal with a bottle from their extensive wine list or one of their tropical island drinks. Finally, top it all off with a little something from their dessert menu- their cakes, custards, and ice creams are sure to win you over. Lunch and take out menus are available.
Victorian buildings usually do not conjure images of pizza rolling chefs, but this restaurant manages to merge the two into an immensely popular dining environment. The white structure is massive and the inside resembles an old Victorian gambling hall. Seating spills out over two floors. Pizza is the king of the menu. Specialty pies include the Friday Pizza, which is topped with shrimp and mushrooms. Pasta, sandwiches and salads are also available. The carrot cake is not to be ignored. Call for opening hours.
This bar and live music venue is a great place to enjoy a night on the town. Featuring some of the region's best touring bands, the bar's main attractions are great drinks and great music. The bar offers over 140 different types of beer, domestic and imported. Other drinks offered include mixed, frozen and on-the-rocks drinks, cappuccino and espresso. Premium cigars and scotches are also available to help you relax and unwind.
Let your hair down and relax in a festive western atmosphere that excels at old-fashioned country hospitality. Live country-and-western bands play to a packed house every Friday and Saturday, while disc jockeys take care of spinning the country tunes during the week. The hardwood dance floor comes alive as locals and visitors dance the night away. Karaoke is a great feature of this bar, bring the whole family!
For almost 15 years this small, family restaurant with a big reputation has been serving authentic German fare. Despite its heavy German lean the interior does not, thankfully, go overboard with German decor. The menu includes potato and sausage soup, weiner schnitzel, Rouladen, sauerbraten and goulash. The full bar includes a limited wine list and a nice selection of, German and European beers. Saturdays feature live music.
Enjoy exotic Asian décor and an amazing view through glass walls while dining in this Japanese sushi bar. Named one of the "Best New Restaurants" in 1998 by famed Esquire food writer John Mariani, it offers an overall dining experience that is well worth the trip. Try traditional sushi or sample a taco with spicy octopus. Just remember that spicy to the Japanese translates into solar flare hot. A full bar is not available. Reservations are required for large parties.
Brick interior walls, tree-size plants and hanging Oriental carpets give this popular Indian restaurant a truly unusual identity. The upbeat jazz music playing softly in the background may at first seem to be out of place, but the end result is soothing and satisfying. It is a perfect spot for friendly gatherings and casual business lunches. Most menu items, like the char-grilled Beef Kebobs, have been "Americanized" to appeal to a broader range of tastes and are certain to please barbecue lovers.