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810 E College Dr, Durango, CO 81301-5566
+1 970-375-0117
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good39%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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“red chili” (7 reviews)
“veggie omelet” (4 reviews)
“hash browns” (5 reviews)
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American, Diner, Cafe
810 E College Dr, Durango, CO 81301-5566
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is not the college Cafe folks this is the other great place to eat CJ's best green chili red chili breakfast lunch best service friendly staff affordable prices it's the real deal not like the other ones this is the best Off the Strip...More

Thank revDB
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was by far the best food we had while in Durango during our son’s college orientation weekend. And as an added bonus, it’s located just down the hill from Fort Lewis College. For a diner, this was superb Mexican food. The enchilada sauce was...More

Thank Kudro64
Reviewed July 9, 2018

Hired CJ’s to cater our daughters weddig, they were great to work with and we got nothing but great reviews over the food. I had not eaten here so we went in the morning of the wedding for breakfast, great service and really good food.

Thank Steve K
Reviewed April 17, 2018

My husband & I had breakfast here today & it has been a year since we have eaten here & probably will be the last. The last tine we ate here the food was very good as well as the coffee. We both had Veggie...More

2  Thank rklow
Reviewed March 14, 2018 via mobile

I did not review the Durango Diner in Feb. I love Jerry MARTINEZ, pancakes and hot coffee. Locals eat here. Great prices family friendly and a must on your trip to Durango. CJs Diner College Avenue Durango Colorado. Stop in and say hello to Janie....More

Thank sweetie65
Reviewed August 29, 2017 via mobile

Like the other people we just don't understand why this isn't number one this is by far the best most affordable breakfast place in Durango the green and red chile is outstanding the hash browns biscuits and gravy you name it it's the best the...More

1  Thank revDB
Reviewed July 9, 2017

It was very busy about 9:30 on a Saturday morning, but were able to find a seat at the last available table. Took awhile to peruse the menu because it was so extensive. Sausage gravy over a homemade biscuit was very good. My husband had...More

1  Thank KCsew
Reviewed June 25, 2017

Highly recommend for breakfast. Service very friendly. Eggs were done perfectly along with pancakes and bacon. It's off the main street but so what? If I lived in Durango, I'd be a regular.

1  Thank OCTraveler1234
Reviewed May 31, 2017

Loved this spot! Breakfast was great! Awesome portions and good prices! Will be going there again! Staff was friendly!

1  Thank veronicahbh
Reviewed November 13, 2016 via mobile

We were brought here by coaches from the college. My daughter had the raspberry cream cheese stuffed French toast. Both days! I had the eggs Benedict with green chile. I've never seen that option before. It was delicious. The service was excellent. Very down-home, old-fashioned...More

1  Thank Jackie S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Diner, Cafe
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Waitstaff
Good for
Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
6:00 AM - 2:30 PM
6:00 AM - 2:30 PM
6:00 AM - 2:30 PM
6:00 AM - 2:30 PM
6:00 AM - 2:30 PM
6:00 AM - 2:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 810 E College Dr, Durango, CO 81301-5566
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Durango
  • Phone Number: +1 970-375-0117
I couldn't find a website but this place has great food! Especially Breakfast!
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