In order for locals and visitors to have a holly, jolly Christmas, downtown Durango works hard all season lighting up the streets, playing joyous music, and filling the air with fresh smells from holiday cooking. This Christmas Eve and Christmas appreciate the holidays with the local venues. Many local restaurants have delicious menus planned for families and friends to come enjoy the tastiest holiday recipes.
The Ore House
Established in 1972, The Ore House is one of Colorado’s oldest and finest restaurants. In this chef owned and operated restaurant, refined staff serve hand-cut steaks, sustainable wild-caught seafood and seasonal, local ingredients. The Ore House will be open on Christmas Eve and Christmas Day.
Eno Wine Bar & Cocktail Lounge
Durango's premiere cocktail lounge and wine bar will be open on Christmas Eve. Enjoy your favorite foods and handcrafted cocktails, a wide wine selection and bourbon, tequila and scotch flights while you get ready for the holiday.
Cyprus Café will be open on Christmas Eve. Stop by for innovative, farm to table meals. Support local gardeners, farmers and ranches while enjoying award-winning Mediterranean cuisine. Step away from the holiday preparations and enjoy a good meal on Christmas Eve.
The Edgewater Grille
Located in the DoubleTree Hotel, the Edgewater Grille's comfortable yet elegant atmosphere is great for enjoying a casual dining experience. Enjoy a savory selection of seafood, steaks, poultry, and more as you gaze through the windows overlooking the one hundred year old trees shrouding the Animas River. They will serve lunch and dinner on Christmas Day.