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James Ranch

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33846 Highway 550, Durango, CO 81301-7144
+1 970-385-6858
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The most delightful dinner ever

Our burgers and hot dogs were amazing, but the farm settIng was even more fantastic. If you find... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Angela A
via mobile
Visiting Daughter

Fo0d was ok, we liked the music. When they asked for a donation for the band , we were taken back... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
dedra h
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good15%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
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“beef” (35 reviews)
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“grass fed” (14 reviews)
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33846 Highway 550, Durango, CO 81301-7144
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+1 970-385-6858
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our burgers and hot dogs were amazing, but the farm settIng was even more fantastic. If you find yourself in Durango be sure to check out this wonderful family-owned operation

Thank Angela A
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Fo0d was ok, we liked the music. When they asked for a donation for the band , we were taken back. We paid a cover charge that was pricey and then asked to give? With the ticket we did get food put that was also...More

Thank dedra h
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Cynthia S, Owner at James Ranch, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Debra, it is unfortunate that you felt mislead about the admission fee. The only charge that you paid was the flat rate of $20 which included the meal and the band. I'm not sure where and when you were asked for an additional donation for...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I are visiting Durango and saw a sign off the highway for James ranch harvest grill and greens. We decided to stop and check it out. We walked into the little store and the lady in there said we had to try...More

1  Thank Cara H
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a working cattle ranch. You can meander around the property, rest under a big shade tree, or enjoy a picnic lunch. If you didn't pack lunch, no problem, the sell sandwiches, cold drinks and treats, as well as fresh produce. Their juicy burgers...More

Thank David S
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Cynthia S, Owner at James Ranch, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you David for sharing your experience at our ranch with others! We aren't really a park that people can bring a picnic lunch considering we have a restaurant and market on site, but we don't mind people visiting our kid goats, watching our cows...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great food. Beautiful area to eat and relax. Wonderful people. Have come here over the years and have never been disappointed.More

Thank Gwen B
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Cynthia S, Owner at James Ranch, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you Gwen for taking the time to share your experience at our ranch and restaurant. We do our best to be consistent and provide the freshest, most delicious food we can! So glad to know you taste and feel that when you are here....More

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Reviewed 8 June 2018

Nothing says summer time like eating lunch at James Ranch. This place is absolutely gorgeous, and offers tours of their ranch. In addition, they have fresh burgers and other grilled foods as well as a small market with fresh cheeses, ice cream, and meat. The...More

Thank KelseyBee123
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Reviewed 1 June 2018

After eating at the Harvest Grill and loving the taste of the hamburgers, we decided to buy some pork chops and grill them for dinner. They were delicious and tasted just like the pork chops I remember when I was younger when local food sourcing...More

Thank PamRoad
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Reviewed 22 May 2018 via mobile

We’ve been eating at James Ranch Harvest Grill for a few years now, and had only gone in the Market for their heavenly ranch milk ice cream (made by the local Cream Bean Berry ice cream shop). This trip we were awakened to the fact...More

Thank DurangoDreamViews
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Reviewed 24 April 2018 via mobile

This is a fun place to come and spend and afternoon. I wish we would have arrived earlier than we did so we could have seen more of the farm. They have a wonderful vegetable and meat market on site along with a little eatery...More

1  Thank Kevin M
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Reviewed 13 March 2018

All their products are clean and organic. Their animals are well cared for and the try to match what would happen in nature which is awesome.

Thank Sarah D
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Trish A
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Response from PamRoad | Reviewed this property |
Absolutely! The restaurant is very casual and has outside seating so as long as your dog is on a leash, it should be fine.
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