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Sow's Ear Dinner & Libations

48475 Highway 550, Durango, CO 81301-8767
+1 970-247-3527
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good23%
  • Average5%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
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“salmon” (13 reviews)
“petite filet” (5 reviews)
“steak” (32 reviews)
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48475 Highway 550, Durango, CO 81301-8767
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Dinner for three after traveling 14 hours from sea level. Reservation was not required. We were. Seated at a lovely table with great views. The wait staff. was friendly and very accommodating. We passed on the wine list and ordered the spring rolls. The presentation...More

1  Thank Tenbiking
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Went for dinner after "Music in the Mountains "concert at ski area. Restaurant only a few minutes drive. Very pretty setting and comfortable space.Great place for birthday celebration. Owner/chef knows what he's doing.Small ,efficient kitchen puts out great food.Was a "When Harry met Sally" moment...More

Thank david h
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Excellent steaks, so so crab cakes, well done seasonal vegetables, varied menu, including vegetarian alternatives.Comfortable ambiance with excellent service and a very adequate wine list. Enjoyable, if a little expensive,dining experience.

Thank Frederick C S
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was probably our 6th time to Sow's Ear and they never disappoint! We get the Filet au Poivre and it's honestly the best steak we've ever had anywhere. Their spinach artichoke dip is to die for too! We will definitely return whenever we are...More

Thank dianemoon63
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Appetizer portions are great for a light dinner. I had the smoked trout, which was a bit dry, but went well with the dilled cream cheese and crostini. My husband enjoyed the crab cakes with crispy avocado. Limited wines by the glass, but large list...More

Thank KCsew
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Just visited Sow's Ear with my husband. Definitely one of the best restaurants that we visited. My husband had the steak and I had the duck breast. Both are so tender and full of flavors. The dessert is really good too. Don't hesitate to visit...More

Thank Shullen
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I love this place and have been going here for years. My favorite thing is to eat at the bar but it's small and frequently with no room but they have ample of tables, many with great views. I have never been here when it...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had our wedding reception here! George was great at meeting our needs and making it a very special night! The food was fantastic and everyone was pleased!! We had filet mignon and fig ravioli for the vegetarians. The crab cakes were also a big...More

Thank Alana H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We go to the Sow's Ear for birthdays almost every time we come. The steaks are great. The food is always interesting with nice touches like pickled cherries and onions, or fried kale.

Thank bouldermomof2
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Great view, I've always been seated in the bar area. Chef George is talented. You can get some fantastic game here as well.

Thank Jays0nE
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$31 - US$50
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups, View, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
16:00 - 21:00
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16:00 - 21:00
16:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 48475 Highway 550, Durango, CO 81301-8767
    (Located inside the Silver Pick Lodge)
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Durango
  • Phone Number: +1 970-247-3527
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