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Zia Taqueria

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Mexican, Southwestern, Fast Food
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3101 Main Ave, Durango, CO 81301-4268
+1 970-247-3355
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11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Mesa
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31 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

While in vacation in Durango we stopped in and were not disappointed. We got there right at closing but weren't turned away. In fact I'm sure all the staff wanted to go home but they still greated us in a friendly professional manner and got our food within minutes. The food was very good, topped off with the house margarita... More 

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Thank Skibum70
Durango, Colorado
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10 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015

Be prepared to wait a bit. There's often a line. That's because the food is right on, especially after garnishing your meal (with so many choices) to suit your very own personal taste. Yumm!

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Thank regular81301
Durango-Colorado
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24 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

2-locations in Durango, staff are always nice, MEX food good, setup like a subway. Line up pick and and what you want. They are a product of their own success. At peak times there can be a bottle neck at the front door. so if your in a hurry this may not be the place. But if you wait you... More 

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Thank downtowndgobrown
Durango, Colorado
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11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

Friendly and helpful staff.......great price......wholesome food and very good size portions....get there early for lunch or dinner as there are usually BIG line ups.

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Thank Peter L
Durango, Colorado, USA
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47 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

We are locals and go here maybe once or twice a month. Very fresh ingredients and great choices. We love the bowls. And the mango salsa is the best. Simple friendly environment. Not fast food- but good food fast. The locals love this place and have since it opened.

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Thank ThomasPBerry
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4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015 via mobile

We visited the Zia Taqueria on the south end town. The resturaunt was clean and the staff very friendly and helpful. Would definitely visit again and recommend for a quick but fresh option to Mecian food.

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Thank Brigit M
Albuquerque, New Mexico
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2015

It has been over 5 years since I visited Zia- and was pleasantly surprised it has not changed a bit!!! Good food- and lots of it- at a reasonable price. Will def visit again!!! Love the mango habernero salsa with chips!!!

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Thank begebe60
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2015 via mobile

This place is similar to Chipotle but with more options for the meat and sauces. Would definitely eat here again!

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Thank aillc
Durango, Colorado
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35 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2015 via mobile

We ordered for pick up as Zia is always busy around dinner. I ordered a rice bowl with chicken, the chicken was rubbery and over cooked, the rice was both under cooked and over cooked. The burrito we ordered was the same with the rice but not very good. Both meals were half eaten and tossed. At North Zia I... More 

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Thank Amber T
Lubbock, Texas
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224 reviews
132 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 103 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

The food was good, but the service was a bit slow for a fast food place. The place was pleasant, and the prices were okay. It would be a good place for either adults or people travelling with kids. My actual rating would be a simple good somewhere between fair and very good.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$10
Cuisine
Mexican, Southwestern, Fast Food
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3101 Main Ave, Durango, CO 81301-4268
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Durango
  • Phone Number: +1 970-247-3355
Description
We believe in simple, tasteful, authentic food with an atmosphere and price that feels good, warms the soul, and reminds you that some of the better things in life are quite simple.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?