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College Drive Cafe

666 E College Dr, Durango, CO 81301-5555
+1 970-247-5322
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good27%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“brunch” (6 reviews)
“eggs benedict” (16 reviews)
“french toast” (12 reviews)
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American, Southwestern, Cafe, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
666 E College Dr, Durango, CO 81301-5555
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Reviewed 14 February 2018

Friends took us to breakfast at the cafe. The special (curried hash with salted veggies and eggs) was absolutely delicious. The sausage was local grown and very tasty. Anazasi Eggs Benedict and Southwest Eggs Benedict were also good. Fun atmosphere, great service and good prices....More

Thank Marsha K
Reviewed 20 January 2018 via mobile

You'll find something for every diet and tastebud here. Wonderful, Friendly, attentive, happy servers! Consistent quality, owned by local family.

Thank Mountain_girlMontana
Reviewed 17 December 2017 via mobile

This place definitely has the college feel when you walk in. The menu had lots of variety and the prices were right on he mark. The wait staff was fast and friendly. She knew everyone who walked.

Thank sheflew
Reviewed 5 December 2017 via mobile

What a great cafe! We went for breakfast & will return every time we’re in Durango. We had the Anasazi Eggs Benedict & the Leprechaun Omelet, which were both delicious. Their coffee is also very good. Our server, Pam, was friendly & efficient, as were...More

Thank Kathy F
Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

Don't forget to order them with a side of pure maple syrup. Delish! Sausage is excellent and service is fast and friendly. Hash browns are only average

Thank Laurenrajala
Reviewed 18 October 2017

You know how it is when you remember a place being so good that you are afraid to go back? That is how we felt about College Drive Cafe. Every breakfast we ate as fabulous. So this trip through Durango we thought we should try...More

1  Thank Rita B
Reviewed 22 September 2017 via mobile

Walk in and out your name on the list. This is a small place and it's crowded. It's crowded because the food is excellent. We stopped by here for breakfast and we were not disappointed. I had a Denver omelette which was delicious. You can...More

Thank Kevin M
Reviewed 17 September 2017

Taking my daughter to Ft. Lewis to begin her college career and we found this great little restaurant right before heading up the hill for orientation. The coffee's aroma met us at the door; mountain hot, fresh, strong! The waitress and cashier was friendly and...More

Thank Danngonza
Reviewed 8 September 2017 via mobile

Stopped in for breakfast. I was traveling solo but could quickly tell this place is popular with the college set as well as the retirees. I'm guessing it's also very busy for breakfast. I arrived around 9 and took the only table available. Ordered the...More

Thank karouselkid
Reviewed 7 September 2017

The "hostess" is a list hanging on a nail on the wall, and when a table clears you are invited to go to it if you are next on the list. This sets the tone for the entire eating experience...practical, no frills, but food good...More

Thank CADowney
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
6:30 AM - 2:00 PM
6:30 AM - 2:00 PM
6:30 AM - 2:00 PM
6:30 AM - 2:00 PM
6:30 AM - 2:00 PM
6:30 AM - 2:00 PM
6:30 AM - 2:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 666 E College Dr, Durango, CO 81301-5555
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Durango
  • Phone Number: +1 970-247-5322
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