Enjoy Brunch at a Classic Diner in Colorado Springs


If you’re planning on going out to eat this weekend consider coming to Gunther Toody’s for brunch at a classic diner in Colorado Springs.  Brunch is a long-standing social tradition, something that brings families and friends together for good food and drinks.  We have all your favorite brunch dishes at Gunther Toody’s,  like omelettes, French […]

By |August 27th, 2014|Diner Culture, Food|0 Comments

Searching for Classic Hamburgers in Denver

Is it the way it’s made or where it’s served that makes it a classic hamburger?
You probably go out for classic hamburgers in Denver fairly often.  But have you thought about what exactly makes a “classic” hamburger called classic?  Does it depend on where it is served, like in a classic diner like Gunther Toody’s?  Or […]

By |August 22nd, 2014|Diner Culture, Food|0 Comments

Pickles: The Sometimes Controversial Burger Sidekick

Sweet or dill, on the burger or on the side, pickles are a big business.
Pickles are a typical topping on burgers and have been for a very long time.  We’re not sure who the first person was to put a slice of pickle on a burger, but ever since then the use of them has […]

By |August 20th, 2014|Diner Culture, Food|0 Comments

Great Moments in Burger History: The Slider

The slider, a small version of a hamburger, was born in the 1920’s at the first burger chain.
Sliders have been enjoying a lot of time in the spotlight in recent years.  It isn’t hard to understand why they’ve become so popular; like their larger counterpart sliders offer endless variations.  But the truth is that sliders have […]

By |August 15th, 2014|Diner Culture, Food|0 Comments

Top 10 Reasons Why Gunther Toody’s has the Best Lunch in Denver

Great prices, great food and great service are just a few of the things that make Gunther Toody’s a great choice for the best lunch in Denver.
Are you looking for the best lunch in Denver?  Here’s why we think Gunther Toody’s is one of the best around!

10.  Location.  We’ve got six locations in the Denver […]

By |August 12th, 2014|Diner Culture, Drinks and Shakes, Food|0 Comments

1950’s Movie Legends: Grace Kelly

Grace Kelly had short but celebrated movie career and retired at a young age to marry the Prince of Monaco.
Grace Kelly, one of the most beloved and successful actresses of the 1950’s, was born on November 12, 1929 in Philadelphia.  She came from a wealthy family; her father was an Olympic gold medal winning athlete […]

By |August 8th, 2014|Diner Culture|0 Comments

Regional Cuisine: Is there a Specialty Sandwich in Denver?

New Orleans has the Muffuletta and Kentucky has the Hot Brown, but is there a unique regional sandwich in Denver?
Cities and regions all over the country have their various specialties that set them apart from everywhere else.  Regional cuisine is part of what makes American food so interesting and is an important part of our […]

By |August 6th, 2014|Diner Culture, Food|0 Comments

Have a Cow Man! Wednesday is National Black Cow Day

National Black Cow Day is rooted in Colorado history.
If you’re thinking that you don’t know what a “black cow” is, think again because it’s just the old fashioned name for a root beer float.  It’s probably safe to say that nearly everybody has enjoyed a root beer float; the creamy frozen treat is an American […]

By |August 4th, 2014|Diner Culture, Drinks and Shakes|0 Comments

Why is a Diner a Fun Place for Lunch in Denver?

Are you looking for a fun place for lunch in Denver?  Why not try an American classic like Gunther Toody’s.  It’s the perfect place for families, friends, coworkers, and the young and old alike.  Here’s a few reasons why you should join us for lunch soon!

Casual atmosphere.  You don’t have to get dressed up for […]

By |July 31st, 2014|Diner Culture, Drinks and Shakes, Food|0 Comments

1950’s Toys: Lego Bricks

Lego may have started as a simple plastic toy but they have even gone to space.
The interlocking plastic bricks that are so popular today were actually invented in the 1950’s.  While today Lego is known as a major brand that includes clothing, theme parks and movies, the Lego Group started in 1932 in the workshop […]

By |July 31st, 2014|Diner Culture|0 Comments