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Rice Monkeys

1050 Main Ave, Durango, CO 81301-5124
+1 970-403-3852
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good23%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“pho” (28 reviews)
“rice bowl” (18 reviews)
“summer rolls” (9 reviews)
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Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1050 Main Ave, Durango, CO 81301-5124
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Food was fabulous. Service was great. Everyone is super friendly is Durango. Rice monkey food was the best we have had in Durango. Had rolls were so good and fresh.

Thank Melissa S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Hands down the best pho around. Don't stop there though, because the vermicelli bowls are amazing. In fact I haven't had a disappointing dish there, everything is deliciously prepared and presented. The prices will fit anyone's budget. I have eaten pho at dozens of restaurants...More

Thank David S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Yes, this is really a small place and it’s big with good Sushi. The service was very quick service but no one was rushed out. Good dishes included; Squid salad; Miso, Chicken Teriyaki, Chirashi bowl (my favorite) Deserves another visit when we are back in...More

Thank Daniel F
Reviewed May 16, 2018 via mobile

Amazing flavors and excellent friendly service. We had the friend pork dumpling appetizers, a tuna dish and a beef dish.

Thank Bobby P
Reviewed March 27, 2018

the rolls were marvelous, the spicy edamame was divine. service perfect. they want me to say more to actually post this review so i am now wasting space. what more can i say?

Thank Mark G
Reviewed January 30, 2018

The food is wonderful and the service excellent. We were seated as soon as possible. It's too noisy and crowded for my tastes and it seems to be consistently busy. I'll stick to take out.

Thank Animas_11
Reviewed October 17, 2017 via mobile

My boyfriend and I came to try out rice monkeys for our first time ever and it was amazing. We wanted to try something new and we looked online about their menu and we went in and ordered (chicken teriyaki) rice bowls with some (California...More

Thank Lupita M
Reviewed September 20, 2017

Happened in here on a business trip and was craving sushi but nervous about eating it in a place like Durango. I was pleasantly surprised. The sushi was good, the service was good, but the place was tiny and crowded. Would definitely eat here again.

Thank Egordon12
Reviewed September 19, 2017 via mobile

Durango is my beloved hometown. Unfortunately I have called Denver home for the last 30+ years. One of the perks of city life is one of the best sushi restaurants in the metro is a mile from my home of 21 years. I frequent it...More

Thank Sage M R
Reviewed September 12, 2017 via mobile

Smallish place but run with friendly efficiency from the kitchen up to the front desk. Ingrdients were fresh and expertly prepared. BBQ eel bowl was done perfectly. Summer roll was great, especially with homemade sweet chili sauce.

Thank TomLuchetti
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
$7 - $20
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Waitstaff, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Delivery, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
3:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1050 Main Ave, Durango, CO 81301-5124
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Durango
  • Phone Number: +1 970-403-3852
  • E-mail
Fusion Asian Bistro w/ sushi & many different varieties of rice bowls and noodle bowls
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