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Ore House

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147 E College Dr, Durango, CO 81301-5405 (Main Avenue)
970-247-5707
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5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Durango
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14 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

We went to the Ore House to celebrate a birthday. Bring your ID and on your birthday you get the percentage off as how old you are on your dinner. Excellent food and drinks. My only negative would be is that you have to pay a la carte for everything. Extra for sides. It is pricey but the food was... More 

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Colorado
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4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Food is outstanding! Atmosphere is delightful! Truly a must stop when in the Durango area. Can get very busy so encourage reservations. Location is great, right down town so you can enjoy a nice stroll down main street once you have enjoyed your meal.

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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41 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Like many of the previous reviews we found the food here to be faultless and the service excellent. But a bill of $160 including tip for 3 main courses and 3 drinks (2 diet cokes) is not justifiable

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Thank david s
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Ore House is always outstanding. It is one of the few steakhouses I can think of that bring you the steak you ordered cooked exactly how you ordered it. Everything on their menu is delicious, and they offer wonderful seafood options.

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Golden, Colorado
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4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

My husband said his New York strip was the best he has ever had. I had a delicious combo of halibut and scallops.

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Scottsdale, Arizona
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4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

we were a group of 26-ordered from the menu and seperate billing-per couple.no problem food-sitting-service 1.class.we will be back!!!!hopefully soon!

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Durango, Colorado
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10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Steak was done to right temp, but it was really nothing special. Every thing is a la cart so its pretty expensive meal. The waiter was great and the wine was delicious.

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Thank J L
Wilton Manors, Florida
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202 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is the best place in town to get Alaskan King Crab legs. Lobster as well, but I'm always partial to REAL crab. And the steaks - - forget about it! They've been an institution in southern Colorado for at least 30 years. Service is impeccable and prices are reasonable. What a treat!

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Thank JaydieGee
Red River, New Mexico
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Great food and great service. The steak was prepared to perfection and literally was able to be cut with a fork.

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Thank David S
Durango, Colorado
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Between the amazing menu and fantastic service : I would highly recommend the Ore House. Our server Mark was incredible and made our visit to the ore house and the area great. The food was just out of this world. We got lucky to get in but I suggest reservations...

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$25 - $100
Cuisine
American, Steakhouse
Meals
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Special occasions, Families with children, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Saturday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 147 E College Dr, Durango, CO 81301-5405
    (Main Avenue)
  • Public Transportation: Trolley stop located right across the street.
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Durango
  • Phone Number: 970-247-5707
Description
Established in 1972, the Ore House is one of Durango's oldest and finest restaurants. Featuring hand cut USDA certified Black Angus prime and choice steaks, steaks from ranches surrounding southwest Colorado, sustainable seafood, all natural poultry, seasonal local produce, and homemade desserts.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?