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Ore House

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Mon, 4/22
8:00 PM

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner
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Menu

COCKTAILS
$13.0
Up in Smoke
leopold bros. american small batch whiskey, cold cherry-wood smoke, cocchi sweet vermouth, aromatic bitters, brandied cherry
$9.0
Respect Your Elder
four roses yellow label bourbon, elderflower liqueur, old fashioned bitters, orange bitters, lemon peel and rosemary
$10.0
I Am Silky Sam
buffalo trace bourbon, contratto bitter liqueur, carpano bianco, lillet blanc, angostura bitters
$9.0
Once Upon A Time in Mexico II
cimarron tequila, caffo aperitivo, agave nectar, fresh lime and grapefruit juice
$12.0
The Italian Job
apostoles gin, carpano bianco, cynar, amaro nonino, orange bitters
$12.0
Crimson & Clover
spring 44 gin, lavender syrup, fresh lemon, champagne, sutcliffe doce pecado port
$12.0
Blue Suede Shoes
spring 44 vodka, marble distilling gingercello, crème de violette, lemon juice, champagne
$9.0
Hot Toddy
honey house distillery honey bourbon, lemon bitters, montana gold tea, clove studded orange peel
$9.0
Hot Buttered Rum
house spiced plantation 5yr rum, spiced brown sugar butter, whipped cream, bourbon caramel
MOCKTAILS
$6.0
Orange Julius
locally made vanilla ice cream, vanilla whipped cream, fresh orange juice
$7.0
Nada Colada
passion fruit puree, lavender syrup, fresh lemon, housemade grenadine soda
$7.0
One Trick Pony
fresh orange juice, passionfruit puree, simple syrup, fever tree ginger beer
HOT TEA
$4.0
Montana Gold: Caffeine Free
$4.0
Evening in Missoula: Caffeine Free
$4.0
Apple Chai: Low Caffeine
$4.0
Organic Earl Grey: High Caffeine
$4.0
Lapsang Souchang: High Caffeine
SODA
12oz $4.0
Zuberfizz Root Beer
17oz $4.0
San Pellegrino
4oz $4.0
Fever Tree Ginger Beer
SPIRITS
All spirit are priced for a 1.5 oz. pour. Rocks / Neat pour are 2 oz. with upcharge
WHISKEY
AMERICAN WHISKEY
$9.0
Gentleman Jack
$8.0
George Dickel No. 12
$8.0
Jack Daniels
$7.0
Lairds Applejack
$11.0
Low Gap Bavarian Hard Wheat 2yr
BOURBON
$9.0
Angel's Envy Bourbon
$9.0
Bakers 7 Yr.
$9.0
Basil Hayden
$10.0
Blantons Single Barrel
$12.0
Bookers
$7.0
Buffalo Trace
$6.0
Bulleit Bourbon
$8.0
Jim Beam
$8.0
Knob Creek 9 Yr.
$8.0
Makers Mark 90
CANADIAN WHISKEY
$8.0
Crown Royal
$9.0
Crown Royal Black
$12.0
Crown Royal XR
COLORADO WHISKEY
$9.0
Breckenridge Bourbon
$7.0
Colorado Honey Bourbon
$9.0
Colorado Straight Bourbon
$10.0
Laws Bonded Bourbon
$10.0
Laws Farmers Select
$11.0
Laws Secale Straight Rye
$8.0
Leopold Bros. American Small Batch
$9.0
Leopold Bros. Maryland Style Rye
$9.0
Stranahans
$12.0
Stranahans Diamond Peak
About
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.
PRICE RANGE
$25 - $100
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Dinner, Late Night
CUISINES
American, Steakhouse
FEATURES
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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Reviewed 3 days ago

I simply cannot understand why everyone raves about this restaurant. I guess Americans have been conditioned to believe that tender and bland (and expensive) is what makes meat good. We have traveled, and continue to travel, around the world, including Argentina, and have eaten wonderful...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank Lisa F
Reviewed 1 week ago

I had been reluctant to go to the Ore house because it is pricey but we went for my husband's birthday and it did not disappoint. It was fabulous. The service is top notch and the steaks can be cut with a fork. So tender...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank travelwomanDurango
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a resturant that you would go to for special occasions. Rather noisy but good food and service. Not for children, though there were some when I was there

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank pcronkhite
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Whenever visiting Durango, the first dinner is at the Ore House. Filet was excellent as well as the NY strip for my grandson.

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank italiauno2017
Reviewed March 15, 2019 via mobile

This little gem is just around the corner from the Hotel Strater. Reservations are recommended but we were able to be seated without a reservation by arriving at 5pm. We had the New York Strip daily special - it did not disappoint!

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank AnnaS005
Reviewed March 13, 2019

Second time here and wasn't disappointed. I had the steak and lobster dinner which was prepared perfectly. Excellent wine list with very reasonable prices. Definitely THE place to eat while in Durango!

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank DanandCollette
Reviewed February 12, 2019

When wanting a good steak and usually finding none in Farmington, NM, we head up to Durango for a visit to the Ore House. Have never had a bad meal there and the service has always been excellent.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank MonteZuma50
Reviewed February 12, 2019

My favorite restaurant in Durango--but then, I do enjoy good steaks and similar, not that that's all they have. If you want an excellent steak or Chateaubriand, cooked exactly the way you want it, great sides, great drinks, and an excellent wine menu, this is...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Bill F
Reviewed January 15, 2019

Food was fantastic. Service great. We have eaten here several times and have never been disappointed.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank MamaTK
Reviewed January 9, 2019

I went to the Ore House a couple weeks back with my girlfriend under a 8:00 reservation. As soon as we walked in we loved the place and the entire vibe that the restaurant carried out. We where sat immediately and the service was outstanding!...More

Date of visit: December 2018
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ILoveBourbon
June 19, 2018|
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Response from Ryan L | Property representative |
Hi ILoveBourbon! We have both options available on our menu... there are steaks that come with side dishes and there are a la carte steaks as well! We hope to see you while you are here! Sincerely, The Ore House Crew
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CK_SK2013
August 25, 2017|
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Response from CityCamping101 | Reviewed this property |
They still have the birthday discount, ask that you make a reservation and have a valid ID
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sue r
June 30, 2017|
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Response from Wozzlefish12 | Reviewed this property |
No space for a dog indoor or out - it's pretty small but the atmosphere and food is very very worth it.
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