Tag: Eat Local

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Leland and Lola

The Leland House Hotel and Lola’s Place Restaurant are aptly named after previous owners and serve as a vintage modern place for tourists and locals alike. The original buildings were constructed in the late 1800s and have been turned into a chic hotel and neighboring restaurant/food truck court. Situated on Second Avenue, just a block…
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Cream Bean Berry

As Durango’s first and only artisanal ice cream shop, owner Katie Burford has found a niche. The company started as an ice cream cart on the Animas River Trail in 2013 and settled into its Main Street location in 2015. Since then, the ice cream connoisseurs have been producing locally sourced, organic, and wonderfully delicious…
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BBQ and Mini Golf

With two locations in Durango, Serious Texas BBQ is a true staple – locals and visitors their smoked meats. They offer house smoked beef brisket, pulled pork, turkey, chicken, ribs, and spicy Elgin Texas Sausage. If you want more than just the meat, try one of their sandwiches or nachos featuring one, or more, of…
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The Original Famburger

Bringing Detroit’s white-porcelain metal hamburger joints to Durango is what Dan and Lindsay Gearig had in mind while opening The Original Famburger. The goal is to serve fast and affordable smashburgers, coney dogs, onion rings, shakes, floats, fries and ice cream as well as cater to gluten free, vegan, vegetarian, and dairy free patrons. They…
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Slice of the Pie

Pizza party or a night out, pizza is always a great go-to option! There are so many possible combinations, it is a win for everyone! In our laid-back mountain town, Durango has many local pizzerias to enjoy a slice and a brew after a long day in the mountains. Here are a few top picks.…
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Food Truck Rendezvous

Aptly named for it’s location on the corner of 11th Street and Main Avenue in downtown Durango, 11th Street Station is the retro “truck stop” meet-up place featuring drinks from Ernie’s Bar and food from a variety of food trucks. Seating, primarily outside, makes for a great community space to enjoy the Colorado summer weather…
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Fresh Eats

A new fast-casual restaurant has opened up on North Main! Brought to you from the Zia Taqueria team, Sage is another affordable and delicious lunch and dinner option! Their website states that they are staying true to the core principles they built Zia on 15 years ago: “Buy local. Support the community. Strive for environmental…
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