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The Yellow Carrot

3101 Main Ave, Durango, CO 81301-4268
+1 970-259-3773
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good27%
  • Average8%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
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“cupcakes” (21 reviews)
“sandwich” (6 reviews)
“brownie” (3 reviews)
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American, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
3101 Main Ave, Durango, CO 81301-4268
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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
Reviewed July 12, 2016

This is a good place to pick up a picnic lunch. I like to visit the out of the way attractions at the north end of Durango (I.e. Animas Mountain, the Animas Museum, the river trail), and enjoy a delicious sandwich.

Thank SWtraveller_12
Reviewed July 7, 2016

Worked with these guys and they served up a special event with delicious food. I would say that their food seems very healthy and specialized.

Thank ethan h
Reviewed May 23, 2016

If you want to enjoy the scenery and a terrific meal, try the Yellow Carrot. They do wonderful sandwiches (split the Pimped out Turkey, SPANKER, and Cubano between 4 of us. Get a quart of the ginger basil limeade (it makes multiple glasses as you...More

Thank cragtrekker
Reviewed April 26, 2016

I highly recommend them for their cupcakes! We usually take them on our outdoor Birthday adventures. Keep in mind they are huge, easily split 3 ways.

Thank Rachel W
Reviewed November 23, 2015 via mobile

I have been buying take and bake meals for years now and my family has always been satisfied. However the past 3 meals we have purchased have been disgusting piles of grease! The first 2 meals we tried to eat but couldn't because the taste...More

2  Thank Renee L
Sari B, Owner at The Yellow Carrot, responded to this reviewResponded December 1, 2015

Dear Renee L, Your Trip Advisor review has recently been brought to our attention, we apologize for the delay in our response. We are extremely sorry you have had a bad experience in our store and were disappointed with our services and products. We are...More

Reviewed September 30, 2015

Great sandwichs that are good to order for an outdoor picnic or a ride on the train...their cupcakes, both gluten free and regular, are sumptuous...More

Thank KatherineAR
Sari B, Owner at The Yellow Carrot, responded to this reviewResponded December 1, 2015

Dear KatherineAR, The Trip Advisor community has recently been brought to our attention and we apologize for the delay in our response. We would like to thank you for reviewing The Yellow Carrot. It is great to hear that you enjoyed our sandwiches and cupcakes...More

Reviewed September 11, 2015

Had pastries & carrot cookies on train, pretty good. I'm sure they had a variety more in store, but so many shops, & places to visit, not enough time.More

Thank bunninut11
Sari B, Owner at The Yellow Carrot, responded to this reviewResponded December 1, 2015

Dear bunninut11, The Trip Advisor community has recently been brought to our attention and we apologize for the delay in our response. We pleased to hear you enjoyed the pastries and cookies on the train and hope that you will have time to visit us...More

Reviewed September 9, 2015 via mobile

Very good experiences until the last time I went. The sandwiches are expensive but large and the chips they come with are very good. Last time I recieved beet chips instead of sweet potato chips, it was a let down. The cupcakes are good bit...More

1  Thank Jennelle S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
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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