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Loungin' Lizard

₹₹ - ₹₹₹American, ,
2 W Main St, Cortez, CO 81321-3141
+1 970-516-1998
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good20%
  • Average4%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“pork belly” (8 reviews)
“spinach salad” (10 reviews)
“shepherds pie” (8 reviews)
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American, Southwestern, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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2 W Main St, Cortez, CO 81321-3141
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Reviewed 23 November 2018

Everybody needs a place like the Lizard in their neighborhood. Nice older building, love the tin ceiling and exposed limestone wall, a turn back in time. Upon entering a large chalk board displays today's bill of fare, after taking several minutes to digest all their...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Jeffrey F
Reviewed 4 November 2018 via mobile

The loungin lizard has an amazing menu that did not disappoint. With great service and amazing food and wonderful some clearly homemade drinks. And all food was delicious

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Mikayla P
Reviewed 24 October 2018

Seriously felt like I was in NYC again without the crazy bill. Great local food-like SO good. Even went back the second day because we wanted to try more on the menu. Family friendly, as well. Gluten free options and really creative menu

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Liz S
Reviewed 15 October 2018 via mobile

Great creative foods with a local twist. Great bartenders with a chic atmosphere. Nice listing of local wines and beers. Price is reasonable for an evening out.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank kbeckpta
Reviewed 2 October 2018

We really enjoyed dining here. It had a good atmosphere and the wait staff was friendly. The portions and prices were reasonable. Our only complaint was that the kids pasta had a spicy red sauce, and my child did not like it. Everything else we...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank paulasM353DM
Reviewed 1 October 2018 via mobile

Stopped in here for dinner one evening with my wife. We were pleasantly surprised. The wait staff was very friendly and patient with my wife asking 10 questions and needing extra time to choose her entree. Cocktails were delicious. I ordered the meatloaf and the...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank hd4dave
Reviewed 26 September 2018

but you will be wonderfully surprised at what you find. This place is busy and very noisy. The menu is only available on a blackboard, but the variety and unusual items are impressive. What's more impressive is that everything on the menu is good. At...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank deriter_in_nc
Reviewed 20 August 2018

The staff went above and beyond to make our party special. The food was beautiful and delicious! They even did the decorations for the surprise birthday. The individual peach cobblers for each guest cannot be overstated, amazing!

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank ElBee007
Reviewed 19 August 2018

We stopped here for lunch on our way from Mesa Verde. We really loved the place. Great decor and ambience, really good menu and friendly service. In our party of 5, we were all happy with our choices. Highly recommend.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Margaret H
Reviewed 19 August 2018 via mobile

Loungin’ Lizard is a gastropub worthy of any big coastal foodie Mecca, and a destination in itself. Great decor and ambiance, friendly and attentive service, great local and craft beer, and superb food. The poblano relleno was perfect with heat that just enhanced the taste....More

Date of visit: August 2018
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12 October 2015|
Response from AmandaP530 | Property representative |
We have several vegetarian options... For example, spinach salad, portobello veggie quesadilla, poblano relleno and bean and barley soup.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 7 - US$ 25
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 W Main St, Cortez, CO 81321-3141
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Cortez
  • Phone Number: +1 970-516-1998
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