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Ourayle House

Certificate of Excellence
Brew Pub, Pub
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703 Main St, Ouray, CO 81427
(970) 903-1824
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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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18 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just happened to wander into this little brewery after leaving the Ouray Brewery. Stopped in just to see what they had. My husband and I somewhat consider ourselves beer snobs. This place did NOT disappoint !! I drank the Porter and he had the IPA which he claims is his favorite beer of our trip (we visited multiple breweries and... More 

Thank VMD1027
Stockport Uk
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126 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The owner grumpy? not when I was there, I think it's probably an act.Just a drinking place with a good choice of beers not the best I had but ok.Worth a visit.

Thank malcno
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Beer lovers; best around, hands down. My wife and I stopped here and had an Amber and a Brown, we each loved both. Went great with the excellent burgers from next door.

Thank rob b
Mesa, Arizona
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25 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2016

My husband and I stayed in Ouray for a week. We came here twice. Love the beer. A nice to have a beer and a great time. The owner was awesome. A must do when visiting Ouray.

Thank Deanna A
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13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2016

Funky place where beer is on the menu, food next door at Maggie's. When it's warm the deck is in the afternoon sun, very nice to people watch.

Thank Jamie J
Fort Collins, Colorado
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2016

"Go where the locals go," likely the best piece of advice on my travels. I was pointed to the Ourayle House, which continues to occupy a special place in my heart. The fire blazed on a wintery January eve. Among conversation from town locals were topics of politics, love, wilderness and taxes. Hutch accommodated me with the Princess sized cup... More 

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Fort Collins, Colorado
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87 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2016

This is one of the only good places to eat in Ouray during the winter. Food is very good,, great beer the service and staff is great.

Thank Bryan P
London, United Kingdom
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127 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2016

The sarcasm part even comes free. A couple of new friends from the ice park suggested we meet them at Ourayle for a beer and I didn't quite realize we were in for such an experience. But first things first, I really enjoyed the beers and I tried more than one. You've got a half dozen options of beers in... More 

Thank Mtaylor16
Dolores, Colorado
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29 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2015

We liked the beer the last two times we were here when it was still on the side street. This time we tried three different ones and they were all marginal. The last place was quirky and weird. Now it is just dirty and strange. It seems like it is trying to be a real mountain bar like the old... More 

Thank koby w
Clayton, Ohio
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63 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2015

The brewmaster is grumpy and doesn't really care if he gets your business or not, but that is part of the charm. You must read their website! We've been here 3 times and been served twice...the first time we were told he was too busy brewing to serve us. Don't expect friendly customer service, instead pure sarcastic service. But there... More 

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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
Brew Pub, Pub
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 703 Main St, Ouray, CO 81427
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Ouray
  • Phone Number: (970) 903-1824

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?