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Loungin' Lizard

₹₹ - ₹₹₹American, ,
2 W Main St, Cortez, CO 81321-3141
+1 970-516-1998
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good20%
  • Average4%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pork belly” (8 reviews)
“polenta” (8 reviews)
“bison burger” (11 reviews)
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9:00 AM - 9:00 PM Hours
American, Southwestern, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
2 W Main St, Cortez, CO 81321-3141
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We made our annual visit here on our way home to AZ Menu is excellent, we both had tacos that were excellent Great selection of cold beer! Service was excellent They have a coffee shop next door that was also great Will be back next...More

Thank John P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We seated ourselves pretty quickly in a booth and had good meals. The menu is up on the chalkboard and was pretty varied (would have appreciated some details of the sides - felt a bit awkward wanting to ask the server about every meal). Service...More

Thank BritAbroadz
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Usually I bring out-of-town guests to "The Lizard" as an easy place to enjoy a decent meal. I have three comments about my recent visit to pass on: 1) The Lizard is not ADA compliant. Interior doors do not have access ramps and tables are...More

Thank artman2015
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

The service is great, and my burger had a really excellent bun. They kept refilling our water, which was great after a parched day at the National Park. The fries however, were over cooked and greasy. It was a good meal, and right on the...More

Thank Rambler541
Reviewed 10 June 2018 via mobile

Had the truffle fries spicy salad with grilled chicken and a prickly pear martini All were excellent and would definitely return again

Thank joseph8341
Reviewed 2 June 2018 via mobile

I personally think the prices are on the higher side and food was ok. Our waitress wasn’t very attentive for it being slow.

Thank Jerry S
Reviewed 29 May 2018 via mobile

We stopped here for dinner and I had the Elk Shepherds Pie. It was very good and not gamey at all. My Husband had the Cuban and he said it was very good. Would recommend this place for a great dinner.

Thank Tina S
Reviewed 18 May 2018

I had the 6 ounce steak. It was overcooked. The prices are high. The staff was friendly and attentive.

1  Thank Sharen N
Reviewed 16 May 2018

Lovely dinner in Cortez. All of the meals for our group were delicious. Pleased with the portion sizes; thankfully they were not super sized and were a good value for the price. It is nice when traveling to have a reasonable size meal since we...More

Thank CO719_Traveler
Reviewed 7 May 2018 via mobile

Stopped by for lunch on our way to Mess Verde. I had the Cuban sandwich any husband had the Elk Sheppard pie. Both were delicious. Would definitely recommend this place.

Thank Dinah N
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Questions & Answers
12 October 2015|
Response from Amanda P | 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
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Kids
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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