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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%
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American, Cafe, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
18 Town Plz, Durango, CO 81301-5104
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Reviewed yesterday

Great food, big plates, little prices, wide variety...what more do you need? Also included free of charge...fast friendly service with a side of smiles. A favorite among locals.

Thank David S
Reviewed 3 days ago

This is where the locals gather for breakfast - and so should you. Because they've tried them all, and come here. Good homestyle food at very reasonable prices. Enough "different" options to bring you back again, too. The Half and Half B&G is simply awesome,...More

Thank RockyRaab
Reviewed 1 week ago

We ate breakfast here on our last day in Durango before heading out for Santa Fe, and we LOVED it! They have HUGE cinnamon rolls, as well as all kinds of pie and other baked goods. We all ordered regular breakfast items, then our friend...More

Thank LaurieB980
Reviewed 1 week ago

Best Breakfast in town. Extremely large portions, very, very good. The biscuits and graving came with more food than one person could eat. Service was exceptional. old time atmosphere and a local's hangout. Recommend to anyone.

Thank Mike L
Reviewed 30 April 2018

The staff was friendly and service was reasonable. However, this is the worst breakfast I have ever had. The food is just awful! This place has been there forever and there are people who rave about it, but in my opinion (and others), their food...More

Thank Termar T
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Reviewed 14 April 2018 via mobile

We ate there twice. Both meals were excellent with large servings. Staff is very friendly. The place has awesome deco. We would definitely eat there again if in Durango.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 7 April 2018 via mobile

It is very nice and stylish place with good service and good food. You will like it and want to come back.

Thank veralegrand
Reviewed 5 March 2018

I really like this little diner. Small, with a great breakfast . The green chili on my huavos rancheros was good, but I saw a lot of other great looking breakfast plates going past. My coffee never got cold or empty, this is the real...More

Thank geobarter
Reviewed 15 February 2018

We were on the hunt for a good diner and a local recommended we try Oscar's down by the City Market supermarket- we walked from the main street. Liked it so much we returned the following morning. Does get busy with locals. Our favourite diner...More

2  Thank FearlessFred52
Reviewed 13 January 2018 via mobile

The soup is amazing! Red chili.....Best I’ve had in years! Chocolate milkshake...,OMG!! Got to bring my teen here, he’s going to love this place! If you find yourself in Durango, definitely stop in!

2  Thank Rewiredblues
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12 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
Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
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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