(“The Village Inn” by Stewarts Commercial Photographers, date unknown. Copyright Pikes Peak Library District, Courtesy of Special Collections. Image Number: 208-9667.)

A street view of the Village Inn restaurant showing the church architecture of the building. Printed on the back of the card: “The Villiage Inn / Colorado Springs, Colorado is housed in a beautiful old church edifice. Superb food and cocktails served in our three dinning rooms and Pub Cocktail Lounge make the Villiage Inn the favorite and most unusual in the West. Recommended by Duncan Hines, Gourmet and Rocky Mt. AAA.”

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2 Responses to PPLD Historic Photo of the Day, 8/18/10: The Village Inn

  1. tOkKa says:

    –>> WOW.. looks kinda beautiful .. even compared to when i was a child, and definitely a whole lot more welcoming than the how it looks now.

    Gee. -

    :/

    ~ t

  2. Chris says:

    I agree. That whole strip of Pikes Peak has totally lost it’s charm. I remember eating there in the late 70′s. It was pretty nice.

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