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Ben's Big Burgers

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1400 E 2nd Ave, Durango, CO 81301-5145
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07:45 - 19:00
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Kansas City, Missouri
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32 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 April 2017

An old fashioned hamburger joint just off the tourist path. The food is really fine. Great even. But it is really expensive. Half again as much as most places it competes with. So shut your eyes and pay the check. The food is (almost) worth it.

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Thank CraigandDebbie
Durango, Colorado
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 10 March 2017 via mobile

First off, I was overcharged by over $2 yet the girl at the register could not explain why. A little snack ended up costing over $12. The prices on the menu were not what I was charged and I didn't even get my shake until 10 minutes after my food!! I should have been tipped off by the empty parking... More 

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Thank A D
Flower Mound, Texas
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439 reviews
243 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 108 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 February 2017

I ordered 2 of the tamales and a burger and wow, everything was good but those tamales were amazing, the perfect ratio of masa to filling and the green chile sauce was the perfect topper.

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Thank tdhat
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25 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 April 2016

Our orders were so screwed up. We complained to the girl beinging them to us, she just walked away. We asked for the owner...a lady came out and apologized but didn't offer anything for our screwed up orders or the rude waitress. I won't ever go back. If a places cares so little about getting orders right then I don't... More 

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Thank Co4x4mtnman
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Reviewed 13 January 2016 via mobile

We love this place! I always get the combo #4 which is a chicken sandwich topped with green chili, onions, and cheese. Super good and also pretty big. I can never finish it! Their curly fries are also awesome. Definitely a must go!

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Thank Brooke N
Durango, Colorado
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82 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 December 2015 via mobile

Definitely a must go! Great food , good quality. A little pricey but worth it. Decent portions! Has a little variety of everything from their sandwiches to their shakes! Always love going to get some tortas with curly fries and some horchata!!! Best agua de horchata in town and doesn't make you sick!!

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Thank Lupita M
Durango
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107 reviews
94 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 September 2015

Stopped in for the first time today and have the combo special. Basic cheeseburger, 1/4 pound on a regular sized bun covered with green chili, sautéed onions and cheese. Burger patty was very thin but covered the bun. I felt that it was an average burger which was fried on a flat top grill. The owner served us and he... More 

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Thank ColoradoMtnMan60
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Reviewed 12 August 2015 via mobile

Stopped in today with the family while here on vacation. Wife and I had the carne asada tortas, and they were awesome! My picky 13 year old loved this place and was totally satisfied. We heard no complaints from our 3 year old, because she was busy devouring her corn dog and fries. The service was friendly, quick, and inexpensive.... More 

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South Miami, Florida
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11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 August 2015

First visit they had fish tacos as their special - so good we came back. This visit, the grilled chicken sandwich. Why can't the rest of the world make something this simple as good as the ones here? Well-seasoned, flattened chicken topped with grilled onions and a generous amount of green chilies. Freshly toasted bun too. Should have saved room... More 

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Thank Leslie S
Douglasville, Georgia
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92 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 June 2015 via mobile

Bens Big Burger-just a small "mom and pop shop" off the beaten path but definitely worth stopping in and having a bite. I had the 1/4 lb chipotle burger and hubby had the 1/2 lb burger. They were soooooo tasty! Save room for a malt or shake at the end as they offered all sorts of unique flavors.

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Thank Janice H

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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    Atmosphere
Cuisine
American
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Monday
07:45 - 19:00
Tuesday
07:45 - 19:00
Wednesday
07:45 - 19:00
Thursday
07:45 - 19:00
Friday
07:45 - 19:00
Saturday
07:45 - 19:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1400 E 2nd Ave, Durango, CO 81301-5145
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Durango

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?