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The Red Snapper

144 E 9th St, Durango, CO 81301-5430
+1 970-259-3417
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good25%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible5%
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“red snapper” (91 reviews)
“seafood” (44 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
144 E 9th St, Durango, CO 81301-5430
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Went here at the suggestion of Durango locals. Quiet, easy location. Food was quite good. Excellent shrimp cocktail and Steak and Shrimp was very good. Tender steak and quite flavorful!!!

Thank Stevehiii
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great wait staff (very responsive to your every need), great food, great atmosphere...still very expensive. You won't leave hungry as the salad bar is endless.

Thank SchoolCrew
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a favorite spot for a classy happy hour. Their appetizers are unique and flavorful. I recently had a smoked salmon pate and smoked trout with capers appetizer and it was magnificent! This is a favorite spot for my book club. Chris is a...More

Thank nstafford44
Reviewed 2 January 2018

We arrived late, shortly before closing and were greeted with a hearty, "We're still serving." We had it to ourselves which, for me, someone who doesn't like dining in public, made a difference. Everyone was patient and personable without being intrusive. The food was good,...More

Thank mfh20502000
Reviewed 25 December 2017 via mobile

Our party of 10 had an amazing Christmas Eve dinner at The Red Snapper. The food and drinks were delicious. The atmosphere was very nice but comfortable. The service was excellent and the Chef even stayed open later to accommodate 3 of our guests who...More

Thank Hollyaggie2005
Reviewed 5 December 2017 via mobile

I enjoy coming to Red Snapper for dinner. I go for special occasions. The prime rib is one of my favorites. Crab legs and salmon are also great! Not that hungry get their salad bar all veggies are fresh. Just don't forget a shrimp cocktail....More

Thank Rach Y
Reviewed 26 November 2017

Always a favorite choice for our family! Professional and courteous servers and staff. Seafood is always fresh and prepared to the finest standards. Steaks are always prepared the way that we prefer and on the first try! Salad bar has many choices as well as...More

Thank Adrienne W
Reviewed 17 November 2017

My wife asked a pasta with shrimp, which was very nice, and I asked for the diablo steak, which was tasty and soft. The waiter was very kind.The restaurant was hosting lots of seniors, which in general like good restaurants. Good choice in town.

Thank ronald p
Reviewed 24 October 2017

The Red Snapper offers solid food delivered in a nice, casual setting. It is more upscale than bar food but remains a step below fine dining. The service is great, attentive and friendly. An interesting conundrum is that on our recent visit their halibut special,...More

Thank David P
Reviewed 20 October 2017

A great atmosphere and great service. I had the pork chop...wow! My wife had the sea scallops! We had a super experience. We will return next time we visit Durango. Wish it had been there when I lived there in mid 70's!

Thank Steve H
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5 June 2015|
Response from DurangoChad | Reviewed this property |
A Half-dozen. They are half priced during Happy Hour 4-6pm. We usually source from Chesapeake Bay, but occasionally British Columbia during off-season.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
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5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 144 E 9th St, Durango, CO 81301-5430
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Durango
  • Phone Number: +1 970-259-3417
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