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James Ranch

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33800 Highway 550, Durango, CO 81301-7144
+1 970-385-6858
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Gourmet Foods made with Organic ingredients

Two Nubian goats greeted our group before the daughter of Dave and Kay James gave us a brief... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
MariaP1779DE
,
Lindstrom, Minnesota
Total disappointment

I am a huge beef lover. Prime Rib, Ribeye Filet in that order. We stopped at James Ranch on our... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Bashi B
,
Rio Verde, Arizona
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  • Excellent79%
  • Very good14%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“burgers” (52 reviews)
“beef” (28 reviews)
“grass fed” (11 reviews)
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33800 Highway 550, Durango, CO 81301-7144
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+1 970-385-6858
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Two Nubian goats greeted our group before the daughter of Dave and Kay James gave us a brief history of this family based, multifaceted agricultural endeavor based on environmentally and socially sound principles. My steak dinner with potatoes and vegetables was simply outstanding. After dinner...More

Thank MariaP1779DE
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I am a huge beef lover. Prime Rib, Ribeye Filet in that order. We stopped at James Ranch on our way back from Silverton. I should have realized things would not be great when the saleswoman tried to explain how the cattle have such a...More

Thank Bashi B
Cynthia S, Owner at James Ranch, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

We pride ourselves on raising the finest 100% grass fed and finished beef. While we have hundreds of very happy customers, we apologize for your experience. Please contact James Ranch Beef via our website, jamesranch.net, and we will make it right.

Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a cute little place that has only outside seating. You order from a window. It is only hamburgers and salad. The burgers are grass fed and finished. Price range is $10-15 but well worth it.

Thank Shoelady18
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were excited to find an organic, eco friendly farm. It was a beautiful place to visit, the cheese was great, all kinds of beef and pork selections, fresh eggs. Their lunch was very good, burgers are the best, cooked to order. Staff was informative...More

Thank Doreen C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stopped here for lunch mainly because it was convenient while out sightseeing and it turned out to be one of the highlights of our trip! My husband had a Sloppy Joe and I had a steak salad. The food was excellent and well priced, however...More

Thank Terri H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

James Ranch is great for lunch and looking into a self sustaining (mostly) organic farm and ranch. The food is excellent. Be prepared to wait a few minutes longer than normal, but it is worth it!

Thank John T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

There's no place like James Ranch. The setting and views, the out of this world burgers, the well-cared for surroundings, the peace-fullness, the friendly people, and above all the amazing James family. Whenever we can, Barbara and I take the 10 mile drive North of...More

Thank Barbara B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our hotel recommended James Ranch and we were expecting a restaurant. It is really a farm in a beautiful valley with views of the mountains from its grassy picnic area. You order gourmet hamburgers (1/3 pound!) and organic soft drinks, then choose a sunny or...More

Thank beth r
Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

This is truly "Farm to Table". The quality of all their food is amazing. It is so fresh and well made. We had the BLT and added New Mexico Green Chile. It was so so flavorful. The burgers are also all excellent! Salads are fresh...More

Thank alex s
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

4 adults and a 2 1/2 year old, went here for what we heard was a great fresh burger. We were not disappointed. Burgers cooked to perfection, fresh beef, veggies and natural seltzer drinks. Grassy setting overlooking three large ponds,lots of cows and we even...More

Thank M S
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