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Oscar's Cafe

18 Town Plz, Durango, CO 81301-5104
+1 970-247-0526
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good24%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pancakes” (64 reviews)
“french toast” (32 reviews)
“blt” (10 reviews)
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6:00 AM - 2:00 PMAll hours
American, Cafe, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
18 Town Plz, Durango, CO 81301-5104
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Reviewed 5 October 2016

This diner-style restaurant is only open 6 am to 2 pm so don't miss out on their great, old-fashioned meals!! It is not a big place but does have a counter and a few outside tables, when weather permits. There is plenty of parking as...More

Thank NanaQuinn8
Reviewed 5 October 2016 via mobile

You can tell this is a local favorite. The omeletes and breakfast dishes taste like what my grandmother would cook. All the pies, fruit, cream, and carrot cake are made with mothers love. Oscar has had this Cafe for 35 + years and the quality...More

Thank Ken M
Reviewed 5 October 2016 via mobile

The best French toast I've ever had. It was all good. But the French toast was amazing. Great staff. Nice and friendly.

Thank Heidi M
Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

Oscar's is a small diner that looks like something you would see on Diners,Drive Inns and Dives. I don't know which is better, the food or the service. My wife and I had breakfast there 3 days in a row. We had something different every...More

Thank Michael S
Reviewed 1 October 2016

Three nights in Durango, three breakfasts spent at Oscars. Recommended by hotel and we were not disappointed, but delighted. Oscars have the most comprehensive breakfasts menu ever, expert service, happy staff and delicious food. Oscars is popular with locals which is always a good sign...More

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Reviewed 29 September 2016

Oscar's was recommended by our motel and we were so happy about this really delicious breakfast! Nice atmosphere and great service, too. It is located in a mall and there is plenty of parking space and a "Natural Grocers" right across the street. Would love...More

Thank Anja H
Reviewed 29 September 2016

Located in a strip mall plaza so the space is small. They have two tables outside but the weather has to be permitting to sit out there. Inside is decorated with old memorabilia and an overhead train track that is interesting to watch go around...More

Thank 25theresaa
Reviewed 26 September 2016

Judging by how busy this place was I would say its a favorite of locals. We were recommended this place by our hotel front desk. We did have to wait for a table, but the food was well worth the wait! Highly recommend stopping here...More

Thank _jdunk78
Reviewed 25 September 2016

I did a search for restaurants in Durango, saw this and thought we'd try it. OMG! Was that the best breakfast ever! I had the Durango Scramble - It was delicious! My husband had biscuits, gravy and hasbrowns, with side of bacon and he loved...More

Thank beverlymc11148
Reviewed 24 September 2016

Oscar's Cafe opened early for breakfast. I felt full having a simple breakfast there, food was delicious and the servers were courteous. I would recommend having meals there if you are nearby Durango. It is not at Downtown Durango but near grocery shopping and there...More

Thank Enhan
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11 October 2017|
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Response from Robert B | Reviewed this property |
So sorry your experience at Oscar's was not what you expected; like going to Del Frisco's, Morton's, and other top end places, sometimes things just don't mesh. Could have caught them on a bad day (although they were busy... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$9
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
6:00 AM - 2:00 PM
6:00 AM - 2:00 PM
6:00 AM - 2:00 PM
6:00 AM - 2:00 PM
6:00 AM - 2:00 PM
6:00 AM - 2:00 PM
6:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 18 Town Plz, Durango, CO 81301-5104
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Durango
  • Phone Number: +1 970-247-0526
  • E-mail
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