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“Nice Italian deli/restaurant” 4 of 5 stars
Review of Guido's Favorite Foods

Guido's Favorite Foods
1201 Main Ave, Suite 102, Durango, CO 81301
970 259 5028
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Ranked #38 of 169 Restaurants in Durango
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $10 - $20
Cuisines: Italian
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Dining options: Dinner, Reservations
Description: Guido's Favorite Foods is an Authentic Italian Trattoria Specializing in seafood, hand made pasta dishes, eggplant parmesan, veal scaloppini and pork osso buco. We have an award winning all Italian wine list, amazing daily specials, and a seasonal menu utilizing locally grown produce. Our Chefs travel to Italy annually to keep the menu truly authentic. We are located at 1201 Main Avenue and have an award winning patio right on historic Main Street Durango, Colorado.
Indianapolis, Indiana
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“Nice Italian deli/restaurant”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2008

We happened upon this Italian deli/restaurant at the end of Main Street shopping district, at 12th & Main. The deli was full of dozens of cheeses and Italian meats, and the imported dry goods were nice, too. Wish we'd have brought a cooler to take some home with us.

We ate lunch at the restaurant and really enjoyed the food. My husband wasn't a big fan of eating in the middle of a deli (both the restaurant and deli were in one big room), but otherwise it was just fine. The bread was great. He liked the meat lasagna, and I thought the eggplant was well-done. We couldn't believe how big dessert was. Since we hadn't been to a real Italian restaurant in months, we ordered gelato and tiramisu (have to try a little of everything!). The pistachio gelato was definitely the best we've had since being in Italy.

Our server was really great, and the decor was really reminiscent of Italian trattorie. We'll definitely be back!

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Grand Rapids, MI
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“perfect place for a light lunch or takeout”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2006

We stopped at Guido's looking for a light meal, and what a perfect place! The grocery is on the small side but full of authentic Italian items, and the deli counter - heaven! There's a wide array of gourmet cheeses and meats, not to mention delicious salads! My husband had fresh mozzarella with a few slices of prosciutto di parma, and I had the caprese salad and another salad made with fresh green beans, breadcrumbs and a little anchovy paste that was just to die for. Very pleasant, friendly staff and atmosphere.

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