Manitou Springs offers a wide variety of interesting, locally-owned places to eat &  shop.  There are many galleries and restaurants, showcased in historically-preserved, beautifully appointed buildings.   Manitou Springs provides the same variety as large, indoor malls and shopping areas, all with the charm of an historic mountain town, and is conveniently located, just minutes from Colorado Springs.  It’s a prime spot to eat & shop to treat your taste buds and fill your shopping bags!

Whether your taste is for authentic Colorado Cuisine like wild game, fine continental dining, vegetarian or gluten-free dining, you will find it right here in Manitou Springs.  Oh, and don’t forget candy, chocolate,  ice cream, and funnel cakes for dessert!

Manitou Springs has a wide variety of shops – from apparel & clothing to food specialties, from jewelry to the quirkiest gifts you can only find here. Manitou has something for everyone.   Find gifts for yourself or find the perfect gift for family or friends.  Stroll our Historic Downtown District on any day and visit unique shops you won’t find anywhere else!


Manitou Springs’ wide variety of shops offer something for everyone. Plus, visit the unique shops you won’t find anywhere else!

Family Casual Dining

Want a great meal in a more casual, kid-friendly atmosphere? Manitou’s family restaurants offer a great dining experience!

Art Galleries

The dozens of art galleries in Manitou Springs offer artwork as unique as the town itself and feature artists from every medium.

Bars and Nightlife

Manitou Springs offers unique bars and other hot spots with live music and entertainment as part of an exciting nightlife.

Fine Dining

Manitou Springs offers world-class, award-winning restaurants that offer a wide range of fine-dining cuisine.