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The Red Snapper

144 E 9th St, Durango, CO 81301-5430
+1 970-259-3417
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good24%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible6%
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“red snapper” (86 reviews)
“seafood” (42 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
144 E 9th St, Durango, CO 81301-5430
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a pleasant experience. Arrived for happy hour, half price apps. The bartender was awesome, we enjoyed some great conversation and had outstanding service. The food was decent, not amazing. I would go back

Thank ozzieamy
Reviewed 1 week ago

We heard about the restaurant from our friends in San Antonio. We weren't disappointed. We also received a coupon for a Death by Chocolate dessert from our hotel. They weren't kidding, it really was death by chocolate and very delicious. They give a very generous...More

Thank Originaldemonseed
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

not much atmosphere here and very mediocre food. Service was below average. We cant' recommend this one.

Thank Judy C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My sister lives in Durango. We hadn't been to the Red Snapper in years so I suggested we try it since it used to be one of our favorite restaurants. The food was still very good, but the salad bar didn't seem to have as...More

Thank LindaJohnson53
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The "Red Snapper" is an up scale restaurant with excellent service and food. My steak and wife salmon was excellent Staff friendly and helpful. Set by the kitchen area and watch the grill master do his art.

Thank John K
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Some friends treated me to lunch at the Red Snapper and while I only had soup and salad, I was very impressed the the quality of the salad bar and the homemade clam chowder. All of it was great. The staff was as well. Would...More

Thank gadabout80
Reviewed 2 July 2017

My wife had eaten here many years ago so we went for dinner. The fish meals were very good, but being a big salad eater I took the salad bar. It was excellent, and very large.

Thank Ronrp56
Reviewed 21 June 2017

This is our second visit, We enjoyed ourselves both times. The place is well-maintained, comfortable and looks good if a bit on the old-fashioned side. The menu is similar in anybody can find something to eat but nobody would be intimidated by the entries or...More

Thank dryadsdad
Reviewed 19 June 2017

The salad bar had pretty much standard offerings so it got us there but we did not partake. However we did have oysters which were fresh and excellent. For our entree we had steak which was well prepared to the requested temperature. They had a...More

Thank Bill V
Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

There salad bar is small but very fresh and has all the right stuff. We added salmon to the executive lunch and it was cook simply and perfectly. FYI, you can taste the love in the claim chowder 💙

Thank Mike P
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6 June 2015|
Response from DurangoChad | Reviewed this property |
A Half-dozen. They are half priced during Happy Hour 4-6pm. We usually source from Chesapeake Bay, but occasionally British Columbia during off-season.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Groups, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
16:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
16:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
16:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
16:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
16:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 144 E 9th St, Durango, CO 81301-5430
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Durango
  • Phone Number: +1 970-259-3417
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