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About Pepper Tree Restaurant

The Pepper Tree restaurant has been a tradition for fine dining in Colorado Springs since 1983. Serving steaks, seafood, lamb, veal and more, the Pepper Tree is legendary for impeccable cuisine, ambiance, service and breathtaking views of the city. The Pepper Tree"s signature Mango Chutney Pepper Steak and other specialities, including Chateaubriand, Steak Diane, and English Dover Sole, are prepared or finished tableside.

888 W Moreno
Colorado Springs, CO 80905
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Dining Style:
Fine Dining

Cuisines:
Steak, Seafood

Hours of Operation:
Dinner: Monday - Saturday: 5:00pm - 9:00pm

Cross Street:
8th Street

Dress Code:
Business Casual

Price Range:
$31 to $50

Payment Options
AMEX, Discover, MasterCard, Visa

Phone Number:
(719) 471-4888

Website:
http://www.peppertreecs.com/

Executive Chef:
Kenneth Leech

Private Party Facilities:
Please call for more info on renting out the Pepper Tree Restaurant.

Private Party Contact:
Neil Levy: (719) 471-4888

Additional:
Banquet, Non-Smoking, Takeout, View, Wheelchair Access, Wine

Pepper Tree Restaurant Ratings and Reviews

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4.7

Overall Rating

based on recent ratings
food

4.8

service

4.9

ambience

4.6

value

4.4

Noise

Quiet

96% would recommend it to a friend

Special Occasion (59)
Good for Anniversaries (50)
Romantic (49)
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Good for a Date (48)
Scenic View (47)
Quiet Conversation (36)
Good for Birthdays (27)
Cozy (26)
Notable Wine List (21)
Worth the Drive (20)
Business Meals (17)
Authentic (12)
Fit for Foodies (12)
Neighborhood Gem (12)
Creative Cuisine (9)
Good for Groups (9)
Pre/post Theatre (7)
Seasonal (6)
Handcrafted Cocktails (4)
Disabled Access (3)
Comfort Food (2)
Gluten Free Options (2)
Local Ingredients (2)
Tasting Menu (1)
Casual (1)
Fun (1)
Great Beer (1)
Healthy (1)
People Watching (1)
Bar Seating (1)
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·Dined 4 days ago

Food was good, not outstanding. Service was good, but too many interruptions. Was noisy! Prices mich too high for value of the experience. Spent years checking out places
form Boston to New York City. Pepper tree is a wanna be.

Tags: Fit for Foodies
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 (Denver)·Dined 6 days ago

Had a superb kick off dinner for the holiday season with friends.

Tags: Romantic
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 (Denver)·Dined on December 9, 2017

The service, food, and atmosphere are all amazing. The food is prepared perfectly and the service cannot be beat.

Tags: Worth the Drive, Tasting Menu, Good for Anniversaries, Notable Wine List, Special Occasion
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 (Denver)·Dined on December 8, 2017

A fabulous dinner, good food, and exceptional service! A wonderful place for a special occasion.

Tags: Scenic View, Special Occasion
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·Dined on December 7, 2017

We went to the Pepper Tree for our anniversary and really enjoyed it. The food was really good, the filet mignon was the tenderest I've ever had.

Tags: Pre/post Theatre, Neighborhood Gem, Business Meals, Creative Cuisine, Scenic View, Notable Wine List, Romantic, Good for a Date, Disabled Access, Good for Birthdays, Authentic, Good for Anniversaries, Comfort Food, Special Occasion
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 (Denver)·Dined on December 7, 2017

The waiters and chefs at the Pepper Tree have table side prep down to a science. My pepper stake with chutney was perfectly prepared. Timing of each course was also perfect. The matre-d was very cordial. The quality of the food was excellent. Don't let the parking lot scare you away. It would be nice if they put some trees or scrubs out there and made the building a little more appealing. But I didn't go there to look at the building, I came for great food and service and they certainly delivered on those.

Tags: Good for a Date, Cozy, Business Meals, Special Occasion, Worth the Drive, Good for Anniversaries, Quiet Conversation, Scenic View, Good for Birthdays
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 (Denver)·Dined on December 6, 2017

This was the first time we tried this restaurant from recommendations from friends. We loved everything about it. We were celebrating our wedding anniversary and the staff made it very special. The food was delicious, view was great, the service was fabulous - all worth the price. We will definitely come again.

Tags: Neighborhood Gem, Cozy, Quiet Conversation, Romantic, Good for Birthdays, Worth the Drive, Good for Anniversaries, Special Occasion, Authentic, Scenic View
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 (Denver)·Dined on December 5, 2017

Great food and a great atmosphere. The wines are all well selected, I have never had a bad glass. The Pepper Steak is terrific and cooked tableside which is unique. The staff is very attentive and accomidating, especially if you want a window view of the city which is amazing!

Tags: Good for Anniversaries
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 (Dallas)·Dined on December 5, 2017

Awesome food and service is always excellent

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 (Denver)·Dined on December 3, 2017

We went to the Peppertree for a birthday celebration. The service was excellent, the view overlooks downtown and the ambience is in keeping with a fine dining atmosphere. It's a good restaurant for special occasions and most dress accordingly although some wore jeans which seemed a bit casual. The vodka and gin martinis were perfect. The salad was fresh and the bread tasty. The Steak Diane and pepper steak were both prepared tableside, which makes the occasion even more special, and cooked to our request of medium and medium rare. I thought the Steak Diane sauce was a little too creamy but very good. We split a piece of chocolate cake for dessert. There were several interesting items on the menu that we will try on a return visit.

Tags: Good for Birthdays, Scenic View, Quiet Conversation, Special Occasion, Romantic, Good for a Date, Good for Anniversaries
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·Dined on December 3, 2017

This was our third time having dinner there, and every time it is absolutely amazing. The staff and food is out of this world! Price is a little higher , but well worth it. 5 star rating from us!!!!

Tags: Romantic, Good for a Date, Scenic View
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·Dined on November 26, 2017

disappointed in where we sat after a reservation made weeks ago and asked for specific setting

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 (Austin)·Dined on November 21, 2017

Absolutely outstanding. Great service and maybe the best pepper steak I’ve had. A must place for a fine meal.

Tags: Special Occasion
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 (Denver)·Dined on November 19, 2017

Excellent service from the moment we arrived until we left. The food was exceptional. We are fortunate to have such an outstanding place in Colorado Springs.

Tags: Good for Birthdays, Business Meals
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 (Denver)·Dined on November 19, 2017

Have been here many times on our anniversary. Food was great except for the fact of no substitutions. My husband is diabetic and wanted to substitute the rice, potato, or pasta option for a vegetable but to no avail. They offered an additional price to bring him a vegetable. Thought for the price you pay, a couple pieces of broccoli wouldn't be too much to ask.

Tags: Scenic View, Special Occasion
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·Dined on November 18, 2017

Great experience . one table was very loud but that does not reflect the resturaunt. 5 stars hands down.

Tags: Fit for Foodies, Special Occasion, Authentic, Good for a Date
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 (Salt Lake City)·Dined on November 17, 2017

Great service, great food! Everything was excellent.

Tags: Good for a Date, Scenic View, Worth the Drive, Neighborhood Gem
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 (Denver)·Dined on November 10, 2017

It never disappoints. We've enjoyed this restaurant a few times for its ambiance, its attentive service, and the great food.

Tags: Good for Birthdays, Quiet Conversation, Worth the Drive, Special Occasion, Good for Anniversaries, Romantic, Pre/post Theatre
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 (Atlanta)·Dined on November 7, 2017

Food and Service were outstanding. Ambiance of interior décor is very dated. View of downtown Colorado Springs is nice. Price point is on the higher end.

Tags: Business Meals, Notable Wine List, Romantic
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 (Denver)·Dined on November 5, 2017

This restaurant creates a true fine dining experience from when you walk in the door to when you leave. The service could not be more attentive and perfected.

Tags: Good for a Date, Quiet Conversation, Scenic View, Special Occasion, Worth the Drive
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 (Denver)·Dined on November 4, 2017

Recommend the Pepper Steak. One of the best I’ve ever had. The French Onion Dip Soup was excellent as well. Nice evening view of the city.

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 (Denver)·Dined on November 3, 2017

Our birthday dinner was phenomenal! Great service too!!

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 (Denver)·Dined on November 2, 2017

Great food and service as always. The bread pudding with vanilla sauce needs to be on the regular menu...superb!

Tags: Cozy, Special Occasion
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 (Dallas)·Dined on October 31, 2017

Center cut filet prepared to perfection. Plenty of good value on the wine list. Server was an absolute pro. Table side prep was icing on the cake.

Tags: Quiet Conversation, Good for a Date, Good for Anniversaries, Romantic, Special Occasion, Notable Wine List
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 (Seattle)·Dined on October 29, 2017

Favorite steak restaurant in Colorado Springs!! Table side cooking of steaks and banana foster is awesome.

Tags: Romantic, Good for Anniversaries, Good for a Date, Scenic View, Disabled Access, Gluten Free Options
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 (Denver)·Dined on October 28, 2017

It was our first time there and it did not disappoint. The service from begginning to end was impeccable. The food was beyond amazing. It is definitely expensive so for me it is a special occasion kind of time. Will definitely be back for a couple more visits.

Tags: Good for a Date, Scenic View
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·Dined on October 28, 2017

Never disappoints- the pepper steak is AMAZING! We will be going back again for our next special occasion!

Tags: Good for Birthdays, Scenic View, Good for Anniversaries
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 (Denver)·Dined on October 22, 2017

Always a wonderful experience. Service, food and presentation always top notch. Staff is classy and personable!

Tags: Neighborhood Gem, Cozy, Romantic, Good for Anniversaries, Bar Seating, Good for a Date, Special Occasion, Good for Birthdays
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 (New Mexico)·Dined on October 16, 2017

The Pepper Tree was fabulous as expected. We go for special events and for just a great night out for dinner. We would recommend it without hesitation for any and all occasions. The food is fantastic, the service is outstanding and the view and is beautiful. If you have not been, GO!

Tags: Good for Anniversaries, Cozy, Creative Cuisine
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·Dined on October 15, 2017

Service and food both exceptional! Our host knew the menu thoroughly, and the table side chef made the meal an experience rather than just a meal. Incredible! I will return.

Tags: Good for Birthdays, Romantic, Special Occasion, Good for Anniversaries
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 (San Diego)·Dined on October 15, 2017

Another great meal at our favorite place to relax and enjoy fine dining.l

Tags: Good for Birthdays, Good for Groups, Fit for Foodies, Quiet Conversation, Special Occasion, Romantic, Good for Anniversaries, Pre/post Theatre, Good for a Date
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 (Denver)·Dined on October 13, 2017

Enjoyed the food.... the sole was delicious and the ribeye was perfectly cooked and tender!! Great find in the Colorado Springs area! Pricy, but perfect for a special occasion . Will definitely be back!!

Tags: Neighborhood Gem, Good for Anniversaries, Scenic View
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·Dined on October 11, 2017

Overall the restaurant was fantastic. The employees where great ,and the food was amazing. I did find a good size salmon bone in their pre prepped salmon apatizer. The staff swiftly removed the plate from the table and off the bill. The main course was epic, truly one the best steaks I have every tasted. They are a little pricey, but you can see why. The experience, and the food where well worth the money. I would recommend this restraunt to anyone.

Tags: Romantic
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·Dined on October 7, 2017

Their signature Pepper Steak was wonderful. It classes as one of the best I have ever eaten.

Tags: Good for Anniversaries, Romantic
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·Dined on October 7, 2017

Great fun experience interactive great food view service soectacular

Tags: Good for a Date, Scenic View, Worth the Drive, Seasonal
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·Dined on October 1, 2017

Food was amazing. Everything was delicious. I had the pepper steak and it was one of the best steaks i've ever had. It was a bit formal for my personal taste, but that's just me. It seems to be popular with seniors/retirees. My wife and I are in our late 40's and we were the youngest people in the place by 20 or more years.

Tags: Good for Anniversaries, Special Occasion, Good for a Date, Scenic View, Quiet Conversation
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 (Chicago)·Dined on September 30, 2017

By far our favorite place to eat...been many places all over the world and we still love the Peppertree best!

Tags: Good for Anniversaries, Romantic
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·Dined on September 29, 2017

Your staff was friendly, yet missed our order on 3 of the 5 meals, were not as we ordered. This was a big celebration where 4 out of the 5 of us were celebrating birthdays. The other fine restaurants we frequent, have never missed our orders. From the salad, to the main meal, to the dessert, we were quite surprised that the staff could not bring one course correct. We had a wonderful time there, but we are not sure we will be back. Your wine selection was wonderful, and the atmosphere was outstanding.
Sincerely,
Tricia Jackson

Tags: Local Ingredients
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 (Tulsa)·Dined on September 28, 2017

Our first visit. Started slow, but I think that was because we don't drink and didn't order any cocktails to start. Staff was very friendly and a great atmosphere, very Mad men 60's style and ambiance. Really enjoyed the food. Will become our go to special occasion place.

Tags: Special Occasion, Seasonal, Good for Birthdays, Good for Groups, Cozy, Business Meals, Good for Anniversaries, Scenic View, Good for a Date, Romantic, Quiet Conversation
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 (Denver)·Dined on September 28, 2017

Owner Neil Levy has an absolute gem with The Peppertree! You can even find him visiting with customers and is super nice. The wait staff is phenomenal and they work together for a perfect dining experience! We love The Peppertree!!!

Tags: Good for Anniversaries, Quiet Conversation, Romantic, Business Meals, Notable Wine List, Worth the Drive
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