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Durango Diner

957 Main Ave, Durango, CO 81301-5121
+1 970-247-9889
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good33%
  • Average6%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
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American, Diner
957 Main Ave, Durango, CO 81301-5121
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Reviewed 3 days ago

It it a long thin place with 2 tables in front, a long counter with seating and some tables way in the back. Lunchtime finds a line waiting to get in. They'll put green chili on everything if you want it. I had it on...More

Thank Mike W
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Yummy breakfast! The blueberry pancakes were delicious. Ordered 2 and could only eat one...they are huge. Hash browns were really good and the serving was huge. Breakfast sandwich was perfect. Great diner!

Thank Christi P
Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I were passing through Durango on vacation and spent the night. We decided to try a nice diner I had read about. All I can say is WOW. It is a tiny diner with a bar and a few tables, but the...More

Thank brownteardrops
Reviewed 1 week ago

I was told by my neighbor to eat at this place. We did and have to say it was pretty good. The portions are very good, and the prices we're very good...very nice family style run place. The waitress was very nice and apologetic for...More

Thank tsgarcia7
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

When my friend and I sat down at the counter we knew this was a local favorite. It is a traditional diner with a couple of tables. I had 2 eggs over medium with sourdough toast. The eggs were cooked perfectly and the sourdough toast...More

Thank Jessica M
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

Best green chili in the country. Tell your waitress you need the cure. This is an absolute must add to your Durango itinerary.

Thank Glenn H
Reviewed 4 August 2017

Stopped by the diner for breakfast before some shopping and people watching! We love this place. Look up Diner in the dictionary and it will say "Durango Diner"! Where the locals eat! Service is good and the food is good. Always large portions. I ask...More

Thank Jrntucson
Reviewed 3 August 2017

We stopped in to this diner after hearing several Durango locals recommend it. It's a true honest-to-goodness diner that runs like a well-oiled machine. We were fortunate to sit at the counter facing the kitchen, and really enjoyed just watching everyone work so well together....More

Thank Lori H
Reviewed 26 July 2017 via mobile

I have been coming here for over 25 years and they still serve the biggest and best breakfast in Durango. My go to is the huervo rancheros. A huge amount of food with the best green chili stew in the southwest. I always buy at...More

Thank boldgo
Reviewed 25 July 2017 via mobile

Four of us sat down for breakfast just before 8a on a Monday. There were 2-4 other patrons at the time and at least 3 employees... yet, we had to flag down the waitress for coffee when our cups were empty and had to request...More

Thank LittleLisa1974
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Diner
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
05:00 - 13:00
05:00 - 14:00
05:00 - 14:00
05:00 - 14:00
05:00 - 14:00
05:00 - 14:00
05:00 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 957 Main Ave, Durango, CO 81301-5121
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Durango
  • Phone Number: +1 970-247-9889
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