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Diamond Belle Saloon

699 Main Ave, Durango, CO 81301-5423
970-375-7150
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Ranked #22 of 159 Restaurants in Durango
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $5 - $15
Cuisines: American, Southwestern, Hamburgers, Sandwiches
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Good for: Bar scene, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Description: Take a Step Back in Time... the Diamond Belle Saloon takes you back to the late 1880s, saloon girls and bartenders dressed in period outfits. Live music every night of the week and live gunfights Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays during the summer months.
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Boston
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22 reviews 22 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014 NEW

We were on a GoAhead tour of the National Parks when we stopped for two hours to grab lunch in Durango, CO. We walked around for awhile to enjoy the flavor of this western town when we heard what sounded like Willy Nelson singing at the Diamond Belle Saloon in the Strater Hotel. We decided to go in for brunch... More

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Lafayette, Louisiana
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

Going here was like stepping into the past. The place was like it was in the 1880ies. The waitress's were all dressed in costumes that you see in the movies. The adult beverages were spot on; I had a great Manhattan with locally made whisky. The Buffalo burger was wonderful and the Garlic-cheese fries were very good. Mary had a... More

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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186 reviews 186 reviews
95 restaurant reviews
96 helpful votes 96 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

Came here to eat since we wanted the experience of the old west. We were told we had a 1/2 hr. wait and to come back then. Came back and checked in and found out many others were seated ahead of us since we weren't there. Well had I known that we would have just waited. They need a better... More

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Letchworth, United Kingdom
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44 reviews 44 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

The Diamond Belle joins on to the Slater hotel (which is well worth going into just to view the interior). The barmen are dressed like old time barkeeps and there are serving girls wearing feathers and old time western cloths. When we were there a five piece country & western band were playing, they usually have live music every night.... More

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Southampton, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

The food is in third place for this venue. It's tasty and well presented but that's not why you visit this place. First up is the atmosphere. It looks like an upmarket wild west bar complete with the second reason for visiting.... the brilliant resident pianist. He played a different tune for at least 2 1/2 hours including requests from... More

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Round rock
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96 reviews 96 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014 via mobile

This is always our "go to" place. The food is great, the atmosphere is wonderful and the entertainment is superb. They have THE BEST Bloody Mary's. We love this place.

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Denver, Colorado
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86 reviews 86 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

Stopped for a night cap and desert. Hostesses dressed in costumes of the era of the Wild West Saloons. Piano man plays a large repertoire of requested songs.

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Pittsburgh,Pa
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35 reviews 35 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

This is nice to experience in Durango. The restaurant/saloon and attached historic hotel are interesting to see. Our dinner food was OK and the service pretty good. Go mostly for the atmosphere

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Vancouver, Washington
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18 reviews 18 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

Can't visit Durango without a visit to the Diamond Belle Saloon! Very entertaining. Part of the historic Strater Hotel.

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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48 reviews 48 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

This was the 3rd time I have been to the Diamond Belle, and each time I go, I am transported back in time to the wild Wild West. From the waitstaff dressed in mid 1800s style to the decor and piano entertainment, it never fails to disappoint. I have never had the food... Drinks are decent, some even tell the... More

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Additional Information about Diamond Belle Saloon

Address: 699 Main Ave, Durango, CO 81301-5423
Phone Number: 970-375-7150
Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Durango
Average Prices: USD 5 - 15
Cuisine: American, Southwestern, Hamburgers, Sandwiches

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