Quincy’s Steak & Spirits

I don’t usually do restaurant reviews in this space, but I had an exception experience last week.

Cheri and I were visiting Leadville Colorado last week and the conductor on the Leadville to Climax Railway recommended Quincy’s.  All they do is Filet Mignon.  That’s it – Filet Mignon (and vegetarian lasagna for the meat free) Monday through Thursday.  Friday through Sunday it’s Prime Rib – but that’s it.

When you do one thing only, usually it is done very well, and Quincy’s is no exception to the rule.

The astounding part is the prices!   6 oz filet for $7.95, 9 oz for $9.95, 12 oz for $11.95, and $15 oz for$13.95.  This includes a salad, baked potato, and bread. 

I ordered the 12 oz and Cheri ordered the 9 oz.  They started us off with a salad and some bread, both of which were freshly made and excellent.  Then the steaks came, and whoever is weighing them…well let’s just say they were generously proportioned.  My steak looked like the steak that Cypher was eating with Mr Smith in the movie "The Matrix,"  medium rare, red and succulent, with a full bodied flavor that only comes from proper aging.  Even the potatoes were fabulous.

Our entire tab with tip came to around $30.  If you are in the Denver area, it is probably worth the beautiful 2 hour drive through the mountains to get to Quincy’s.


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I am a cybersecurity and IT instructor, cybersecurity analyst, pen-tester, trainer, and speaker. I am an owner of the WyzCo Group Inc. In addition to consulting on security products and services, I also conduct security audits, compliance audits, vulnerability assessments and penetration tests. I also teach Cybersecurity Awareness Training classes. I work as an information technology and cybersecurity instructor for several training and certification organizations. I have worked in corporate, military, government, and workforce development training environments I am a frequent speaker at professional conferences such as the Minnesota Bloggers Conference, Secure360 Security Conference in 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019, the (ISC)2 World Congress 2016, and the ISSA International Conference 2017, and many local community organizations, including Chambers of Commerce, SCORE, and several school districts. I have been blogging on cybersecurity since 2006 at http://wyzguyscybersecurity.com

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