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Serious Texas Bar-B-Q (South Durango)

$$ - $$$American, , Barbecue
650 S Camino Del Rio, Durango, CO 81301-3411
+1 970-259-9507
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good35%
  • Average16%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible1%
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“cheesy potatoes” (41 reviews)
“brisket” (65 reviews)
“taco” (22 reviews)
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American, Southwestern, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
650 S Camino Del Rio, Durango, CO 81301-3411
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We got into town late and needed some food. It was just before their closing time, but the staff was friendly and the food was really good. Their cheesy potatoes were fantastic! I had the pulled pork sandwich and my wife had the brisket. both...More

Thank Mystic_in_a_Kilt
Justin J, Owner at Serious Texas Bar-B-Q (South Durango), responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thanks! We're glad you enjoyed your visit.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The best loaded baked potato...STUFFED BBQ TATOR. My hubby had the brisket sandwich...he must have loved it. He ate it in record timing. It was a big sandwich too

Thank Christa W
Justin J, Owner at Serious Texas Bar-B-Q (South Durango), responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Awesome! Come back next time you're in Durango!

Reviewed August 23, 2018 via mobile

We had the full rack of ribs, split between 2 people. More than enough and very good! However, really did not enjoy the cheesy potatoes we got as a side. They were very dry. Regardless, I would recommend this restaurant since the meat was excellent...More

Thank Linda G
SeriousTexasBBQ, Owner at Serious Texas Bar-B-Q (South Durango), responded to this reviewResponded September 10, 2018

Thank you for you review Linda! We hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed August 15, 2018 via mobile

So bbq is awesome and I was hoping this bbq joint would be. The brisket was good but not the best 1/4 lb 4 slice $4.50. The chipotle coleslaw was dry, hard cabbage with no flavor, did not like at all. The beans had great...More

Thank dana g
Reviewed August 13, 2018 via mobile

We went to the east side location because of the good reviews. It's also a putt putt place so the lot was very full. The actual crowd for the food was small. While ordering I noticed flies all over inside, but they were doing a...More

Thank threegetts
Reviewed July 29, 2018 via mobile

Not the best I ever had but enjoyed the visit. Good stuff. Okay service. Okay facility , parking and okay prices. Good beer and sauces. Had brisket that was a bit over cooked and nachos were unavailable, good draft lager. Would return.

Thank Stephen S
Reviewed July 20, 2018

Texas is in quotes because although it was good we were in Texas ;-) The ribs, brisket, and sandwiches were all right on. My wife got the nachos and loved them. Right on the Animas River so it's also picturesque. My only suggestion is that...More

Thank Kacey W
SeriousTexasBBQ, Owner at Serious Texas Bar-B-Q (South Durango), responded to this reviewResponded September 10, 2018

Thank you for your review Kacey!!!

Reviewed July 10, 2018

I ordered the smoked turkey and it was delicious. My husband liked my sandwich even better than his brisket, and he's not a big turkey fan. The only problem we had was that our table was dirty all the way around - on the walls,...More

1  Thank Julie L
Reviewed July 9, 2018

I had a Pulled Pork sandwich, side of small potato salad and a drink(tea). My wife had a Sausage sandwich and a side of small potato salad with a drink(tea). The Total was $23. This seemed a bit high for what you get. This is...More

Thank davidfW9546PB
Reviewed July 9, 2018

They obviously moved here from Texas and copied Rudy's BBQ which is good but very ordinary BBQ. Great outdoor patio

1  Thank Paul M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$2 - $22
American, Southwestern, Barbecue
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Families with children, Scenic view, Kids, Special occasions, Large groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 650 S Camino Del Rio, Durango, CO 81301-3411
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Durango
  • Phone Number: +1 970-259-9507
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