Adam’s Mountain Cafe
Manitou got its name from the numerous mineral springs that bubble up from limestone aquifers along Manitou Ave. In some cases, it's...
Manitou Cliff Dwellings
This set of Ancestral Puebloan cliff dwellings were grooved into the red-rock hills just east of Manitou Springs off Hwy 24. You’ll see...
Pikes Peak Cog Railway
Travelers have been making the trip to the summit of Pikes Peak (14,110ft) on the Pikes Peak Cog Railway since Zalmon Simmons had it...
That funky hint of fermenting grapes is in the air at these airy mediteranean mini-mall environs, which makes sense because this is a...
Heart of Jerusalem Cafe
A fabulous Middle Eastern greasy-spoon haunt, and exactly the kind of place you wouldn’t expect to find in Manitou Springs. It does...
Lonely Planet review
In Manitou Springs, this slow-food cafe makes a lovely stop. Breakfast includes orange-almond French toast and huevos rancheros (eggs and beans on a tortilla). Lunch and dinner are more eclectic with offerings such as Moroccan chicken, pasta gremolata and grilled watermelon salad. The interior is airy and attractive with marble floors and exposed rafters, and it has patio dining and occasional live music too.