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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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Went for music and burgers

Great place. Family owned ranch with natural food and special entertainment. It was a great... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
ssmookler
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Cincinnati, Ohio
Gourmet Foods made with Organic ingredients

Two Nubian goats greeted our group before the daughter of Dave and Kay James gave us a brief... read more

Reviewed 15 October 2017
MariaP1779DE
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Lindstrom, Minnesota
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  • Excellent79%
  • Very good14%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“burgers” (55 reviews)
“beef” (29 reviews)
“grass fed” (12 reviews)
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33846 Highway 550, Durango, CO 81301-7144
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great place. Family owned ranch with natural food and special entertainment. It was a great evening. In the summer they have music on Thursday evening so you can combine good music with good food. I like burgers and they were exceptionally tasty.

Thank ssmookler
Reviewed 15 October 2017

Two Nubian goats greeted our group before the daughter of Dave and Kay James gave us a brief history of this family based, multifaceted agricultural endeavor based on environmentally and socially sound principles. My steak dinner with potatoes and vegetables was simply outstanding. After dinner...More

Thank MariaP1779DE
Reviewed 10 October 2017 via mobile

I am a huge beef lover. Prime Rib, Ribeye Filet in that order. We stopped at James Ranch on our way back from Silverton. I should have realized things would not be great when the saleswoman tried to explain how the cattle have such a...More

Thank Bashi B
Cynthia S, Owner at James Ranch, responded to this reviewResponded 16 October 2017

We pride ourselves on raising the finest 100% grass fed and finished beef. While we have hundreds of very happy customers, we apologize for your experience. Please contact James Ranch Beef via our website, jamesranch.net, and we will make it right.

Reviewed 10 October 2017

This is a cute little place that has only outside seating. You order from a window. It is only hamburgers and salad. The burgers are grass fed and finished. Price range is $10-15 but well worth it.

Thank Shoelady18
Reviewed 8 October 2017

We were excited to find an organic, eco friendly farm. It was a beautiful place to visit, the cheese was great, all kinds of beef and pork selections, fresh eggs. Their lunch was very good, burgers are the best, cooked to order. Staff was informative...More

Thank Doreen C
Reviewed 2 October 2017

Stopped here for lunch mainly because it was convenient while out sightseeing and it turned out to be one of the highlights of our trip! My husband had a Sloppy Joe and I had a steak salad. The food was excellent and well priced, however...More

Thank Terri H
Reviewed 2 October 2017

James Ranch is great for lunch and looking into a self sustaining (mostly) organic farm and ranch. The food is excellent. Be prepared to wait a few minutes longer than normal, but it is worth it!

Thank John T
Reviewed 23 September 2017

There's no place like James Ranch. The setting and views, the out of this world burgers, the well-cared for surroundings, the peace-fullness, the friendly people, and above all the amazing James family. Whenever we can, Barbara and I take the 10 mile drive North of...More

Thank Barbara B
Reviewed 21 September 2017

Our hotel recommended James Ranch and we were expecting a restaurant. It is really a farm in a beautiful valley with views of the mountains from its grassy picnic area. You order gourmet hamburgers (1/3 pound!) and organic soft drinks, then choose a sunny or...More

Thank beth r
Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

This is truly "Farm to Table". The quality of all their food is amazing. It is so fresh and well made. We had the BLT and added New Mexico Green Chile. It was so so flavorful. The burgers are also all excellent! Salads are fresh...More

Thank alex s
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