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James Ranch

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Classy Yet Casual - Outdoor Organic Dining Picnic Style

On the right hand side of the road on 550 close to leaving Durango toward Silverton, James Ranch... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
ViewsAndReviews
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Albuquerque, New Mexico
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Great Views, Great Food

James Ranch is a wonderful place to have lunch and relax! It’s a family owned ranch that serves... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Ruth J
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Las Vegas, Nevada
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“grass fed”(14 reviews)
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33846 Highway 550, Durango, CO 81301-7144
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

On the right hand side of the road on 550 close to leaving Durango toward Silverton, James Ranch offers a unique and classy yet casual place for a fresh farm-to-(picnic)table lunch. Order at the tiny vending unit window, grab your number and find a picnic...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago

James Ranch is a wonderful place to have lunch and relax! It’s a family owned ranch that serves food that is produced from their ranch and gardens...fabulous hamburgers, sandwiches and salads. You can also buy cheese and meat products there. They have picnic tables on...More

Thank Ruth J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

James Ranch is a small roadside stand with a limited menu for lunch. The food was good, they have outdoor picnic tables and a Gazebo to sit and enjoy the view while eating.

Thank Larry W
Reviewed 27 August 2018

Good place to stop for lunch or dinner. Outside picnic tables with great views of the ranch and mountains.

Thank Bob L
Reviewed 26 August 2018 via mobile

The grass fed beef was the best we ever had. Family is so kind and engaging. Farm tour lots of fun especially when cattle were called for water and they all responded. Burgers and Bands in a wonderful relaxing setting. They care about the environment...More

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Reviewed 26 August 2018

I went with girlfriends to James Ranch's Thursday night blues n' burgers. The burger was probably one of the best I have had in a long time, the music was very enjoyable, great people watching, and a delightful way to spend an evening. I would...More

1  Thank Tina J
Reviewed 20 August 2018

This was one of the most relaxing things we did while in Durango. It allowed our large group time out of busy week to just hang out in a beautiful setting and enjoy some great music and food.

1  Thank heidi12965
Reviewed 7 August 2018

Great experience, kids were able to feed baby goats, wander the property. Food was organic, well prepared, and service was timely.

Thank Angela M
Reviewed 7 August 2018

We stumbled upon James Ranch and we are so glad that we did. We happened to be visiting Durango in early July. We went to James Ranch for lunch and I believe it was the best hamburger I have ever had.....We could have set out...More

1  Thank CINDY W
Reviewed 24 July 2018

We had a nice evening at James Ranch. Although we did not have supper there, we enjoyed the short self guided tour and lounging on the lawn. The kids played with the baby goats and we met other travelers taking a break. Nice quiet place...More

Thank Kathy W
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Ashish K
18 July 2018|
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Response from Cynthia S | Property representative |
Yes! During the summer we slice fresh summer squash, season it, grill it and then top it with our cheese, caramelized onions a juicy slice of local tomato, a drizzle of our rosemary garlic mayo and crispy lettuce picked out... More
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Trish A
25 June 2018|
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Response from PamRoad | Reviewed this property |
Absolutely! The restaurant is very casual and has outside seating so as long as your dog is on a leash, it should be fine.
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