2019 “Best of Durango”

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Best Bartender

Sarah Moxam, El Moro Spirits and Tavern

Food and Dining

Best Asian Cuisine

East by Southwest

Best Bakery


Best Bar/Pub

The Bookcase and Barber

Best BBQ

Serious Texas BBQ

Best Beer Selection

Ska Brewing Co

Best Brewery

Ska Brewery Co

Best Casual Dining

Zia Taqueria

Best Caterer

Norton’s Catering Company

Best Cocktails

The Bookcase and Barber


Best Coffee Shop

Durango Joes

Best Deli

2nd Deli & Spirits

Best Dessert

Cream Bean Berry

Best Fast Food

Zia Taqueria

Best Fine Dining

Ken & Sue’s

Best French Fries


Best Hamburger

James Ranch and Harvest Grill

Best Happy Hour

Pop Sushi

Best Health Food

Nature’s Oasis - Natural Foods Market

Best Hot Dog

Durango Dawg House

Best Hot Wings

Cuckoo’s Chicken House

Best Ice Cream/Frozen Yogurt

Cream Bean Berry

Best Italian Food

Mutu’s Italian Kitchen

Best Mexican Food

Nayarit Mexican Food

Best Outdoor Dining

Ernie’s/11th Street Station

Best Pizza

Homeslice Pizza

Best Restaurant

Ken & Sue’s

Best Romantic Dinner

Eolus Bar & Dining

Best Seafood

The Red Snapper

Best Servers

Ken & Sue’s

Best Steak

Ore House

Best Sunday Brunch

El Moro Spirits and Tavern

Best Sushi

East by Southwest

Best Winery

Four Leaves Winery


Professional/Other Services

Best Flower Shop

April’s Garden

Best Dispensary

Durango Organics

Best Hair Salon

The Chill Spot Barbershop

Best Hotel/Bed & Breakfast/Lodging

Rochester Hotel & Leland House

Best Nail Salon 

VIP Nails

Best New Business


Best Tattoo Parlor

Your Flesh Tattoo and Piercing



Best Annual Event


Best Antique Shop

ReLove, Consign & Design

Best Art Gallery

Karyn Gabaldon Arts

Best Band

The High Rollers

Best Bicycle Shop

2nd Ave Sports

Best Book Shop

Maria’s Bookshop

Best Clothing Store

Animas Trading Co

Best Consignment/Thrift/Pawn Shop

La Plata County Humane Society

Best Furniture Store

Urban Market

Best Gift Shop

Urban Market

Best Golf Course

Hillcrest Golf Club

Best Liquor Store

Star Liquors

Best Live Theater

Animas City Theatre

Best Place to Shop for Children’s Fashion

Kids Rock

Best Place to Shop for Men’s Fashion

Pine Needle Mountaineering

Best Place to Shop for Toys

Maria’s Bookshop

Best Place to Shop for Women’s Fashion

T.J. Maxx

Best Rafting Company

Mild to Wild Rafting & Jeep Tours

Best Shoe/Boot Store

Brown’s Shoe Fit

Best Sporting Goods Store

Gardenswartz Sporting Goods

Best Supermarket/Grocery Store

City Market

Best Tourist Attraction

Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad



Best Day Spa

The Woodhouse Day Spa