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The Firehouse BBQ - CLOSED

817 W Colorado Ave, Colorado Springs, CO 80905-1515
+1 719-447-8829
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Overview
  • Excellent7%
  • Very good15%
  • Average40%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible38%
20 Mar 2014
“Pot and brisket”
10 Jul 2013
“Not bad for Colorado BBQ”
Restaurant Hours Closed
CUISINES
Barbecue, Bar, Pub
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
817 W Colorado Ave, Colorado Springs, CO 80905-1515
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1 - 10 of 13 reviews

Reviewed 20 March 2014

Server was higher than a kite. Took 20 minutes to put three sandwiches together. Air recked and its Highly dangerous to work high.

Thank kbt326
Reviewed 10 July 2013

Had a meal here while visiting from Oklahoma. It wasn't bad but definitely not the "Famous Texas BBQ" they advertised. Would I go back...probably but won't go too far out of my way.

Thank ikiser
Reviewed 10 July 2013

We did some work at the Colorado location and even after many calls and lies have never been paid. The owner is a account of some kind. I hope she doesn't file taxes the same way she runs the restaurant.

Thank elkboy1
Reviewed 15 June 2013 via mobile

Not easy to find (off of Rangewood & Woodmen) Ordered brisket sandwich ( my fave) and was unimpressed. VERY LITTLE SMOKE in their bar-b-que. More like a roast beef sandwich. Won't be spending my $$ there again. Average at best.

Thank Dawn W
Reviewed 7 June 2013

The ribs were very fatty, the fries were soggy along with the sweet pickle fried pickles and if it were not for the bbq sauce which is actually very good, I would not have been able to force it down. I got the impression that...More

Thank Elisabeth J
Reviewed 8 May 2013

Great food and people. Owner was on floor, friendly, and personable. Try the smoked wings in lemon pepper yum!

Thank candikane1107
Reviewed 22 February 2013

What a nightmare! First, they didn't even plow the parking lot. Food was terrible - fatty ribs, undercooked fries, canned green beans. Slow service. Then they had a problem with their sales system and it took 20 minutes for them to decide to run card...More

2  Thank Debbie_Vy
Reviewed 27 July 2012

If you want out of the way, this is it. You are going to have to go to the back of the General Store in Black Forest (NE of Colorado Springs), at th eone and only sotplight intersection of Shoup and Black Forest Roads. If...More

1  Thank Michael G
Reviewed 3 July 2012

Our first and ONLY experience here was a nightmare. Everything I ordered on the menu was not available. Tried ordering the big baked potato, didn't have the potatoes. Tried ordering the soup, they had no soup. So I was stuck ordering the brisket which I...More

2  Thank COnative86
Reviewed 14 March 2012

Nothing exceptional here...Famous Dave's is better. Had a mixed plate brisket and chicken; the brisket was okay, but the chicken was over cooked and rather dry.

1  Thank Jim N
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Restaurant Details

Cuisine
Barbecue, Bar, Pub
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 19:00
Monday
11:00 - 19:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 19:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 19:00
Thursday
11:00 - 19:00
Friday
11:00 - 19:00
Saturday
11:00 - 19:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 817 W Colorado Ave, Colorado Springs, CO 80905-1515
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  El Paso County  >  Colorado Springs
  • Phone Number: +1 719-447-8829
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