The Durango Diner 

957 Main Avenue

Durango, Colorado 81301

(970) 247-9889 fax: (970) 884-8002

e-mail:  thedurangodiner@hotmail.com

Owners, Gary and Donna Broad

 

 

 

"Where locals have been going to eat and talk for 35 years!"

 

The front door of the diner
Established:  1965

Featured in:

Listed as a "Must Eat" restaurant in the new travel feature, America's Legendary Drives, on the Firestone/Bridgestone Web site
 www.firestone.com
 This web site celebrates America's love affair with the "Road Trip" and highlights over 100 of the most scenic drives in the country, pointing out sites and notable restaurant on the way.

"Eat Your Way Across the USA" by Jane and Michael Stern
Monthly columnists for Gourmet magazine and authors of "Roadfood", 
 list The Durango Diner as one of their favorite diners

The Denver Post, "Top of the Rockies", The Best of Colorful Colorado
June 3, 1997
"Where to find the best chile"

USA Today, June 23, 1997
"Diners whet appetites of retro-hungry crowds"

 

Jim Roberts circa 1972.  His wife, Marion was famous for her home-baked pies.  

Jim and Marion Roberts

 

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Old Diner Sign

Diner Delivery Diner Girls  
before 1979 Halloween '02

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