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James Ranch

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Relaxing Lunch Spot

Harvest Grill is a laid-back, relaxing place for a delicious lunch. The Inside Out grilled cheese... read more

Reviewed 27 December 2018
Sedona, Arizona
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 15 October 2018
Albuquerque, New Mexico
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“hamburger”(22 reviews)
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33846 Highway 550, Durango, CO 81301-7144
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Reviewed 27 December 2018

Harvest Grill is a laid-back, relaxing place for a delicious lunch. The Inside Out grilled cheese is a tasty take on traditional grilled cheese. The beef and cheese sandwich is delicious. For beverages, the flavored tea is wonderful and unusual soda flavors are fun. Seating...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank KieferAZ
Reviewed 15 October 2018 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

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 15 October 2018

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

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Ruth J
Reviewed 2 October 2018

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.

Date of experience: September 2018
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.

Date of experience: August 2018
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

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank C5390WOdianel
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

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank 643tinaj
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.

Date of experience: August 2018
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.

Date of experience: July 2018
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

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank CINDY W
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18 July 2018|
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
Trish A
25 June 2018|
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.