Brue's Alehouse

Best Outdoor Dining

Gold: Brue’s Alehouse 120 Riverwalk Pl., (719) 924-9670 Scoring an upset win for Best Outdoor Dining in Pueblo is the relatively new Brue’s Alehouse. Self-described as upscale Americana pub fare, Brue’s offers a variety of made-from-scratch items to be enjoyed especially on their large patio that overlooks the Riverwalk. There …

Best Restaurant for 1st Date

Gold: Park East Restaurant 720 Goodnight Ave., (719) 565-6655 Sometimes your fellow citizens of Pueblo help you out in ways you don’t even know. In this case, they decided where the best place to go on a first date. Park East came out on top as the best place for …

Best Local Pizza

Gold: Do Drop Inn 1201 S. Santa Fe Ave., (719) 542-0818 994 E. Kimbal Dr., (719) 547-8440 Slinging pies since 1977 will teach you a thing or two. In this case, it will teach you to win this year’s award for Best Pizza. Many people swear by Do Drop Inn’s …

Taffys

Best Guilty Pleasure

Gold: Taffy’s 114 W. Abriendo Ave., (719) 545-0282 Cherry Limeades and Jordan Almonds are some of the best reasons to hop in the car and hit the Mesa Junction. But, don’t forget ice cream, apples, hard candy and its namesake, taffy, to satisfy a sweet tooth. Celebrating its 36th anniversary …