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The Yellow Carrot

3101 Main Ave, Durango, CO 81301-4268
+1 970-259-3773
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good24%
  • Average10%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“cupcakes” (21 reviews)
“sandwich” (6 reviews)
“brownie” (3 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m. Hours
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
3101 Main Ave, Durango, CO 81301-4268
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Reviewed April 24, 2017

I can't begin to describe how wonderful this restaurant at Tamarron Lodge is! We have been visiting The Yellow Carrot each time we visit Durango (monthly) and have had wonderful meals. I highly recommend this restaurant for a casual but excellent meal!

Thank Bodilda
Reviewed January 6, 2017

This place has the most beautiful and intricate cupcakes I have ever seen. so pretty you almost don't even wanna eat them!! great sandwiches as well. awesome staff.

Thank RedShark22
Reviewed January 5, 2017

Great tasting and creative food. I and my wife enjoyed dishes the likes of which we'd not experienced elsewhere in Durango. We enjoyed both unique (and nicely spiced) offerings, as well as delicious twists on the more traditional. The service is personalized and the bar...More

Thank Tim H
Reviewed December 9, 2016

I had a locals discount coupon, thought I'd pick up a few things. I bought a sandwich, got my free cupcake. They were offering buy a take and bake get a 2nd half off. I picked up a few dinners and nearly fainted at the...More

Thank beance
Reviewed November 18, 2016

Durango's Yellow Carrot specializes in gourmet take out with a limited daily selection of delicious choices, including vegetarian and gluten-free. It's a good idea to call ahead to see what's on offer. This is the perfect place to stop for something to take to a...More

Thank Cedar880
Reviewed October 9, 2016

We've made a semi-annual tradition of purchasing 9-12 of the Yellow Carrot's giant, beautifully decorated cupcakes to place on a platter for birthdays in place of cakes. They have so many flavors that its fun to quarter them and let people try multiple flavors. Our...More

Thank DurangoDreamViews
Reviewed September 28, 2016

They did a great job with my son's wedding. Their food is really good. We had a potato bar. Which was delicious. The only thing I would change is to label what was at the food bar. They also did the flowers and cake which...More

1  Thank Cindy P
Reviewed August 22, 2016

My husband and I love Yellow Carrot's sandwiches, whether for breakfast or lunch. They are huge. (Can't you just picture that orange man with the tiny hands saying it?) Wonderful combination of ingredients. The flavors make you say "yummy" over and over again. Prices are...More

Thank mozer
Reviewed August 2, 2016

I stopped by here today for cupcakes. I love cupcakes and get excited when I find a local bakery that has unique flavors with locally sourced ingredients. The Yellow Carrot fit this bill. I arrived later in the day (after 4 pm) and, as I...More

Thank Starunner
Reviewed July 20, 2016

We had rented a VRBO in the Durango area during July and one of our first stops in town was The Yellow Carrot. For the kids we got the Mac and Cheese, for us adults, we went with the Beef Stroganoff. I think the bag...More

Thank Eric E
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3101 Main Ave, Durango, CO 81301-4268
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Durango
  • Phone Number: +1 970-259-3773
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