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Oscar's Cafe

18 Town Plz, Durango, CO 81301-5104
+1 970-247-0526
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Overview
  • Excellent64%
  • Very good25%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pancakes” (67 reviews)
“french toast” (32 reviews)
“blt” (10 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Cafe, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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LOCATION
18 Town Plz, Durango, CO 81301-5104
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21 - 30 of 513 reviews

Reviewed 21 December 2017

I have never had a bad breakfast there and some awesome lunches as well. Always a full house should tell you something!

1  Thank felipe714
OscarsCafe18, Owner at Oscar's Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 29 December 2017

Thank you so much for your kind words! We look forward to seeing you again soon!

Reviewed 30 November 2017

I have been going to Oscar's for 30 years, I believe. I have never had a bad meal. Great for breakfast or lunch. I am getting a chef salad today and know it will be great. My favorite food is their french fries!!! They are...More

1  Thank Terri L
OscarsCafe18, Owner at Oscar's Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 29 December 2017

Terri, thank you so much for your kind review. 30 years - how wonderful!! Our family sure appreciates your continued business and taking the time to share your experiences on TripAdvisor. We look forward to seeing you again soon.

Reviewed 12 November 2017 via mobile

I asked around for a good breakfast place and everyone recommended Oscar’s. I had the breakfast burrito and my daughter had the chocolate chip cake. The hostess “Jess” was awesome! She was friendly, attentive, great recommendation, and just the best hostess! I will definitely make...More

1  Thank Luv2beonvacation
OscarsCafe18, Owner at Oscar's Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 14 November 2017

Thank you so much for choosing Oscars! We can't wait to see you again next time!

Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

For a small little cafe their breakfast serves a big punch. I had the OLÉ Omlette. Green chilies, cheddar and salsa were a maniacal mix. So much do, I cannot wait to go back. Wish I was a local so I could go back often.

1  Thank travelBelle55
OscarsCafe18, Owner at Oscar's Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 14 November 2017

Thank you so much for choosing Oscars! We are so glad you enjoyed and look forward to seeing you again next time!

Reviewed 10 November 2017

There is almost always a line, and you will be glad you waited! This place is truly a "hole in the wall", but portions are generous and fresh and delish! Good for lunch or breakfast and the waitstaff is fast, clean, and courteous.

Thank Sherry R
OscarsCafe18, Owner at Oscar's Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 14 November 2017

Sherry, Thank you so much for your review. We are so lucky to have such wonderful customers to share the joy of Oscars with. Thank you for sharing your experience with us and we look forward to seeing you next time!

Reviewed 4 November 2017 via mobile

We went to Oscar’s because we were told by the locals that they had good chili. Maybe it’s because we are from Texas, but the chili was horrible and didn’t taste like chili. The onion rings were pure grease. The tables and chairs were very...More

1  Thank Sherry P
OscarsCafe18, Owner at Oscar's Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 14 November 2017

Sherry, we are so sorry for your experience at Oscars. We would have loved to attempt to remedy the situation if you were dissatisfied. Please, next time you are unhappy please ask to speak to the owner or manager so that we can make sure...More

Reviewed 4 October 2017

Strip mall, narrow venue, cozy, right on top of the kitchen. Wait staff that's quirky and fun, engaging crew and beautiful too. Love a restaurant where you sit on a bar stool and watch your food being made in front of you and watching the...More

Thank RandyCP
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

Great place for breakfast. Wide, varied menu and great service. Servers were prompt and very friendly. Very generous portions. We split our meal. Will have breakfast there the next time we are in Durango.

Thank bluebingo52
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Primarily a breakfast/lunch place with large portions and delicious pancakes. The restaurant is very small and can fill quickly on weekends and holidays with substantial wait during the prime time. It can be worth it but sometimes the wait is too long and the locals...More

Thank 779travelguy68
Reviewed 2 October 2017

At the urging of some friends from Texas (?) we agreed to try Oscars in lieu of our normal, quite amazing breakfast place that we always go to when in Durango. From the outside it looks pretty cool. A replica of someone's idea of what...More

4  Thank murphy2
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murphy2
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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
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$5 - US$9
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
6:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Monday
6:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Tuesday
6:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Wednesday
6:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Thursday
6:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Friday
6:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Saturday
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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