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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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“pancakes” (67 reviews)
“french toast” (32 reviews)
“blt” (10 reviews)
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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 18 October 2016 via mobile

The best French toast I've ever had, heavily coated in eggy coating with just the right amt of cinnamon and grilled to have a little crust sprinkled with powdered sugar. Served with warm syrup which I just couldn't use as the taste was so perfect...More

Thank doddsteacher
Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

Sightseeing in Durango landed us at Oscar's Cafe. The inside is extremely small but that didn't deter customers from coming. We were immediately sat and handed menus. Quite a few choices on the menu, at fairly decent prices. Portions were generous. Staff were friendly and...More

Thank Hennac03
Reviewed 17 October 2016

Whenever I am in Durango, Inlook forward to the crisp Mountain morning air AND a cup of coffee with breakfast at Oscar's Cafe. Don't let the line intimidate you; folks are served well and fast. It is worth the wait. The most delicious French Toast...More

Thank alansalazar1995
Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

It looks like a dump, BUT do not run away!! The service was great and the food was amazing! When you leave, grab a huge cinnamon roll!! It was amazing!!!

Thank Kendra S
Reviewed 6 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 2 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

1  Thank Kathleen M
Reviewed 30 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
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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, Kids, Local cuisine
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
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