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Ore House

147 E College Dr, Durango, CO 81301-5405
+1 970-247-5707
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good18%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Steakhouse, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
147 E College Dr, Durango, CO 81301-5405
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Spending my 68th birthday here with my wife and found out I get 68% off my meal that should be helpful for anyone who has a birthday and wants to dine at the Ore House in Durango Colorado. My wife and I each got the...More

Thank Jack H
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a really good dinner and the food was great as was the service. We both ate seafood and was surprised to see Alaskan king crab on the menu which is one of my favourite food. It was well done and dimply as it...More

Thank ProfRussel
Reviewed 1 week ago

It was a perfect evening which was topped by the atmosphere, staff and the quality of food. Marcus loved his steak which was prepared perfectly and my scallops were on point! Def. a place which we WILL try again when we're in the area (Texas...More

Thank tjarvis2018
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Staff was friendly, service was good but not great. My steak was good and my wife's scallop dinner was very good.

Thank Carl B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Oh how I wish we were visiting longer as we’d do a second visit to Ore House. Reservations recommended...prompt and perfect seating. Our server, Tybee, was very attentive but unintrusive. With all that said, it is pale compared to the meal. Everything was perfect. Easy...More

Thank Alleycat0
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a really wonderful dinner at the Ore House! The food and service were awesome. It made for a very nice date with my boyfriend. We will definitely come back here when we are in Durango again!

Thank Bhumphriescpa
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I would call this modern Colorado fare. Interesting cocktails. I have been twice and both times food and service were quite nice.

Thank OrangeTX
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was in Durango for a business trip and was taken to this restaurant. The food was fantastic as was the service and décor. Really enjoyed everything that I had and experienced here.

Thank Jerri S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We are visiting Durango and wanted to try a place with great steak and seafood. So glad we ate at Ore House! My husband had the NY Strip steak and I had the salmon- both very good! Steaks are stand alone with sides available for...More

Thank cosmeticscrazy
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Booking is essential for this busy restaurant, it is popular with locals and tourists. The steak was quite possibly the best I have ever had, fantastic flavour and cooked just as I like it. Husband had salmon and described it as exceptional. Service was good...More

Thank Hilary S
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Questions & Answers
20 June 2018|
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Response from Ryan L | Property representative |
Hi ILoveBourbon! We have both options available on our menu... there are steaks that come with side dishes and there are a la carte steaks as well! We hope to see you while you are here! Sincerely, The Ore House Crew
25 August 2017|
Response from CityCamping101 | Reviewed this property |
They still have the birthday discount, ask that you make a reservation and have a valid ID
sue r
1 July 2017|
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Response from Wozzlefish12 | Reviewed this property |
No space for a dog indoor or out - it's pretty small but the atmosphere and food is very very worth it.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$25 - US$100
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Child-friendly
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 147 E College Dr, Durango, CO 81301-5405
    (Main Avenue)
  • Public Transportation: Trolley stop located right across the street.
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Durango
  • Phone Number: +1 970-247-5707
Established in 1972, the Ore House is one of Durango's oldest and finest restaurants. Featuring hand cut USDA certified Black Angus prime and choice steaks, steaks from ranches surrounding southwest Colorado, sustainable seafood, all natural poultry, seasonal local produce, and homemade desserts.
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