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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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Where's the beef?

This is a working cattle ranch. You can meander around the property, rest under a big shade tree... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
David S
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Durango, Colorado
It has it all

Great food. Beautiful area to eat and relax. Wonderful people. Have come here over the years and... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Gwen B
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Durango, Colorado
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good15%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“hamburger” (19 reviews)
“beef” (34 reviews)
“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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"hamburger"
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"beef"
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"grass fed"
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"james family"
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"the grill"
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"fresh eggs"
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"farm to table"
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"grilled cheese"
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"baby goats"
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"healthy food"
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"farming practices"
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Reviewed 4 days 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 3 days 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 days ago

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

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Cynthia S, Owner at James Ranch, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days 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 2 weeks ago

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

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago 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

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Reviewed April 24, 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

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Reviewed March 13, 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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Reviewed March 6, 2018

Their burger is their local beef, and tasts SO fresh! We love the furger, and they eve have a great GF Bun!

Thank Jonathan K
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Reviewed March 4, 2018 via mobile

We don’t eat meat often so when we do, it’s a real treat. James Ranch in Durango, Colorado is a family owned business which raises grass fed, organic beef. You order your burger and enjoy it outside, overlooking the mountains. No words to describe this...More

Thank Marina A
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Reviewed October 20, 2017

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.

2  Thank ssmookler
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