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Eolus Bar & Dining

919 Main Avenue, Durango, CO 81301
+1 970-259-2898
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Ranked #3 of 161 Restaurants in Durango
Price range: $10 - $45
Sun - Thu 4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Cuisines: American, Hamburgers, Seafood, Contemporary
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Good for: Romance, Doing business, Local cuisine, Outdoor seating, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night, Dessert
Dining style: Casual Elegant
Cross street: 9th street and Main Avenue
Transit: Durango Trolley stops in front of the Cosmopolitan on Historic Main Street.
Description: From farm to table and vine to wine Eolus Bar & Dining offers something for everyone. The local bounty shines through as the restaurant features an array of local products from farms, ranches, vinters, and breweries around southwest Colorado. Offering distinct places to enjoy the cuisine the rooftop patio is covered providing ample protection from the elements while providing premium views of the surrounding mountains. The elegant dining room provides choices of tables or booths to relax and sample creative concoctions from the bar. Eolus is great place to celebrate special occasions so be sure to let us know how we can elevate your dining experience. We are open 7 nights a week starting at 4:30.
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English first
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2014

We were there with a very large group and the staff was amazing. The food did not disappoint either. I highly recommend coming in if your in town

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Sayulita, Nayarit, Mexico
4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

I live inn Durango Colorado and up until recently have chosen Eolus as my favorite dinning restaurant in Durango. On my last visit I was served one glass of wine while my friend had a cocktail. Midway through dinner we ordered another. When asked why our order was taking so long the manager informed us that they would serve us... More 

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Jacksonville, North Carolina, United States
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52 reviews 52 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014 via mobile

We are new residents in Durango and have been hitting all the best in town. I will put Eolus on the top of my list. I went through trip advisor and open table to make reservations. While on the way there we were called and the hostess asked if we would mind being on the roof. It's November in Colorado... More 

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London, England
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30 reviews 30 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014

The hotel recommended Eolus and made a reservation for us. We had a booth, which was nicer than the more open tables. We ordered the Prime Rib 2 ways which was plated between us - a quite sufficient amount. We also had the rhubarb special desert. The food was very well presented with sensible quantities that you could want to... More 

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Durango, Colorado, United States
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

The staff is highly attentive to details- Waiter Josh Bensik was extremely knowledgeable and the creative Wahoo special he recommended was first rate. The green curry mashed potatoes were an excellent surprise and the moderate "back of the mouth" heat was just right. The sorbet with berries and pastry was one of the top desserts ever! Eolus has placed the... More 

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Wellesley, MA
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35 reviews 35 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

Whoever is in charge of the front of the house at this restaurant should be commended. The hostess, bartenders and waitstaff have been well trained, and all possess this esprit de corps that you don't often find in the restaurant or other service businesses. Their friendliness, attention to detail, knowledge of the menu, and courtesy was impressive. As my kids... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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24 reviews 24 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

Wow, that starter scallop dish was yummy! Server knowledgeable and service smooth. Two couples; we all enjoyed the food. [As the decades creep up, i have less tolerance for the noise level.]

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Duluth, MN
16 reviews 16 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2014

The restaurant has a fun upscale atmosphere without being too noisy. Decor is nice mix of historic and modern. I tried the lobster corndog appetizer out of curiosity. It was good but honestly didn't taste much different than a regular corndog. The crab-stuffed chicken was delicious, as were the apple pie bites for dessert. Service was friendly and efficient, as... More 

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Durango, Colorado
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22 reviews 22 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

Absolutely awesome! Everything we ordered was very good. Perfect atmosphere, terrific wait staff , amazing food. It was pricey, but for a special occasion it fit the bill! The rooftop seating is something that there isn't a lot of in Durango, such a perfect place to have a amazing evening out.

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Top Contributor
64 reviews 64 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014 via mobile

Eolus is a tad expensive but not for Durango standards..food and service is exceptional. Staff is attentive and knowledgeable food is outstanding

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Additional Information about Eolus Bar & Dining

Address: 919 Main Avenue, Durango, CO 81301
Phone Number: +1 970-259-2898
Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Durango
Open Hours:
Sunday 4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday 4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Tuesday 4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday 4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday 4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday 4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 10 - 45
Cuisine: American, Hamburgers, Seafood, Contemporary

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