Dainty Wheaton, proprietor of Dainty’s Jamaican Kitchen, has moved her restaurant to 302 E. Platte Ave., previously The Cupcake Women. Since 2013, she operated her enterprise at Fort Carson.
“I actually beloved the troopers at Fort Carson. I’m going to overlook the midday rush,” she mentioned. “I do know lots of them will make a degree of discovering my new place downtown, although.”
Wheaton comes from a protracted line of Jamaican ladies restaurateurs courting again to her great-grandmother, so cooking for others is in her blood. She moved to Colorado Springs in 1998 and began a catering enterprise in 2002, successful a fan membership for her curry hen and different Jamaican dishes.
“I opened my first restaurant in 2012 in Fountain. Inside a 12 months, I received a lease to open my restaurant on Fort Carson. The jerk hen and oxtails ran out each day they had been so well-liked with the troopers. I turned well-known for them.”
Her facet dishes embody steamed cabbage, rice and peas, “Because it’s known as in Jamaica,” she mentioned. “In Jamaica, peas are a sort of small pink bean.”
Colorado Springs eating room with a view heats up patio eating with consolation meals
Dainty’s Jamaican Kitchen is open 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Monday by Saturday. There’s curbside pickup for takeout, DoorDash supply, a patio and small indoor eating obtainable. Go to fb.com/DaintysKitchen.
The Sandwich Depot, 10 S. Sierra Madre St., has opened.
It’s the third and remaining eatery to open within the reworked Previous Depot. Different eating places within the constructing are Brakeman’s Burgers and Observe 10 City Kitchen.
Sandwiches are the centerpiece of the brand new eatery’s menu, complemented with a small lineup of salads and soups. Sandwiches include house-made crisp potato chips or facet salad. Bread choices embody gluten-free and wraps. There’s a listing of espresso drinks too. A breakfast menu can be obtainable. Hours are 7 a.m. to three p.m. every day. Particulars: 418-5806, thesandwichdepotcos.com.
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North Aspect Social and Pickleball Dome, 9633 Outstanding Level, has opened, serving a restricted menu of pizzas, sandwiches and burgers, which include alternative of french fries, candy potato fries or facet salad. North Aspect Social hours are 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. every day. Small plates will likely be added.
Pickleball Dome is open 7 a.m. to 10 p.m. every day with breakfast wraps, power bars and snacks obtainable. Full bar obtainable.
Particulars: 282-8004, northsidesocialco.com.
New menu choices
Susanna Maestas, proprietor of Susanna’s Consolation Delicacies, has added a few new menu choices: charcuterie boards with cheddar and goat cheese, olives, roasted peppers, prosciutto, salami, dried fruit and crackers for $30 (serves six) and $50 (serves 12).
New is also home made hummus, muhammara and/or artichoke spinach dips for $5 per pint or $8 per quart.
Her January and February specials embody:
• Purchase any entrée and obtain six free home made cookies.
• Baked ziti and garlic bread duo for $21. Feeds six and options bread from the Sourdough Boulangerie.
Orders should be positioned by shut of enterprise Feb. 14. Free supply inside 6 miles of downtown.
Particulars: email@example.com, susannascomfortcuisine.com.
New restaurant specializing in Jamaican delicacies to open quickly in Colorado Springs
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