Sipping & Slurping

A Chef tossing a bowl of chips at Kinship Landing

Eats Near Kinship

There are a ton of coffee shops, cocktail joints and places to grab a bite within just a few blocks of Kinship! Grab your buddies and swing by one of our favorite hot spots: 

Loyal Coffee - 2-minute walk 
Loyal Coffee is a barista-owned and operated specialty coffee company based in Colorado Springs, Colorado. They roast and brew coffee they love, for people they love, in the city they love.

COATI - 5-minute walk
COATI is an event and experience venue in Colorado Springs. The industrial-styled building houses 7 independently owned culinary incubator pods which house some of the city's best up-and-coming chefs. The space also hosts weekly live music, yoga and other eclectic events.

Cerberus Brewing Company - 7-minute bike ride
A great Brewpub located just west of downtown Colorado Springs, CO. The brewery offers fun twists on traditional pub food with 24 taps. Plenty of Cerberus beer on tap, along with occasional guest taps and house-made sodas. Cerberus also has a huge patio, great for pups and yard games. 

Historic Old Colorado City - 17-minute bike ride
Affectionately referred to as "OCC" by the locals, this charming neighborhood of Colorado Springs features locally-owned shops, restaurants and galleries. 

Make it a bike tour! Rent a bike at the PikeRide Station in front of Loyal Coffee and curate your very own food & beverage tour of Downtown & OCC! Open the route in Google Maps

A bartender serving drinks in the bar at Kinship Landing

Hidden Gems in Colorado Springs

Off the beaten path speakeasies

Looking for a different type of “off the beaten path” experience? Trade in your hiking boots for a coupe glass and experience Colorado Springs’ speakeasies. 

It's no wonder that Colorado Springs has so many hidden gems. Founder of Colorado Springs, Civil War hero William J Palmer, outlawed saloons, gambling, and alcohol, resulting in hidden trap doors and rebellious behavior.

From a men’s haberdashery to underground subway steps, experience Colorado Springs’ history - with a cocktail in hand.

Rabbit Hole

Take the subway steps down to the rabbit hole and be immersed in Alice in Wonderland vibes with delicious wine, cuisine and cocktails.

Address: 101 N Tejon Street
How to Find: Look for the subway entrance on N Tejon Street and follow the steps down the rabbit hole.
Suggested Cocktail: The famous “White Rabbit”

Brooklyn’s on Boulder

You won’t find any clothing in this gin joint, disguised as a men’s haberdashery. An all gin speakeasy, Brooklyn’s on Boulder has strong cocktails, a swanky atmosphere, and an extensive menu. At full capacity? The person on the other side of the door will collect your number, give you the secret word, and text you the password once your table is ready.

Address: 110 E Boulder Street
How to Find: Located to the left of Ohana Kava Bar, look for the little entrance to the men’s haberdashery. Make sure to exit out the back alley when departing!
Suggested Cocktail: You can never go wrong with an OG Gimlet

District E11even

Located behind a safe in Mood Tapas Bar, walk into a moody maximalist ambiance with craft cocktails and an extensive selection of whiskeys.

Address: 216 N Tejon Street
How to Find: Through Mood Tapas Bar, or the alley door!
Suggested Cocktail: Rabbit’s Foot

Shame and Regret

This alley way retreat has a long history of housing speakeasys. If there wasn’t a neon sign, you wouldn’t know this was a bar. Blending into an alley wall, Shame and Regret features 90 American whiskeys, 90 scotch whiskeys and bold craft cocktails.

Address: 15 E Bijou Street, Suite C
How to Find: Find the alley on Bijou street and look for the neon sign!
Suggested Cocktail: The Prenup

Fifty Niner

In the back of the Dice Guys Game Store, Fifty Niner has a 200 game library, craft cocktails, small bites and is a nod to the gold mining history in Colorado Springs.

Address: 2409 W Colorado Ave
How to Find: Behind the Dice Guys Game Store!
Suggested Cocktail: The 59er features an edible gold flake. Worth it.

Allusion Cocktail Bar

Get ready for a fun experience! This hidden gem is a revolving pop up concept, featuring themes such as Disney, Harry Potter, Alice and Wonderland, and more.

Address: 323 N Tejon Street
How to Find: Located behind Rooster’s House of Ramen.
Suggested Cocktail: Definitely a themed drink!

The Archives

Founded by a group of hospitality professionals, this underground cocktail bar features late-night food and classic/modern cocktails.

Address: 15 S Tejon Street
How to Find: Located downstairs inside of Colorado Craft.
Suggested Cocktail: A Martini definitely fits the underground vibe.

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Transport back in time and raise a glass to our prohibition past! These mysterious Colorado Springs speakeasies provide an off-the-beaten-path experience and will be sure to make you feel mischievous and rebellious. 

Photo: Brooklyn's on Boulder