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Great Food at Durango Mountain Resort ColoradoDining at Durango Mountain Resort

At Durango Mountain Resort, you’ll find something for every palate and budget from convenient, flavorful breakfast meals to delicious lunch and dinner menus served in a family-friendly, mountain-casual atmosphere.  Bon appétit!
Purgy's at Durango Mountain Resort

Purgy's Slopeside Restaurant

Nestled in the heart of the resort base area, Purgy’s offers superb table service in a cozy lodge with great views of the mountainside. Purgy’s goal is to use locally-sourced meats and produce whenever possible to provide the freshest available ingredients and support the local economy.  Purgy's menu features modern American cuisine, including gourmet burgers, steaks, fish, and pasta dishes.  A kid's menu is available for guests 12 and under.  Gluten-free menu items also available.  Purgy's full-service bar features an extensive wine list, specialty cocktails and a wide array of beer styles including local craft beer from Steamworks, Ska, and Durango Brewing.  Reservations are strongly suggested.  Click here to view the UPDATED Purgy's menu.

Throughout the summer, operating days and hours may vary due to weddings and private events so reservations are strongly recommended.  Without a reservation, Purgy's is unable to seat parties larger than eight guests.   Larger parties may be seated at separate tables to ensure proper service.   (970) 385-2121

The Bear Bar & Grille at Purgy’s Patio  

Open 11am-5pm

The Bear Bar at Durango Mountain ResortLocated slopeside on Purgy’s Patio, the Bear Bar & Grille offers outdoor lunch and bar service from 11 am to 5 pm daily.  Enjoy  burgers, fresh salads, sandwiches and wraps from our cabana-style grill.   Ska Brewing at Durango Mountain ResortThe bar menu features wine, spirits and a variety of draft and bottled beers, including local Ska craft beers. Additional seating is available inside Purgy’s. View Summer Bear Bar Menu




Paradise Pizzeria & Ice Creamery

Open 11am-9pm -- (970) 385-2134.
Paradise Pizza & Ice Creamery at Durango Mountain Resort
Paradise Pizzeria & Ice Creamery, located in the Village Plaza, serves freshly baked artisan pizza, calzones, wings, and fresh salads and features a kids’ menu.  Enjoy Paradise’s delicious dishes and Colorado’s beautiful bluebird days in the new patio area in the Plaza.

The full-service bar offers a variety of draft beers on tap, including local craft beer and pizza by the slice. Paradise also has a full-service ice creamery with artisan ice cream, frozen yogurt, and toppings from local honey producer, Honeyville. Paradise features a play corner for kids. Order pizza from Paradise for delivery in the resort area . Download our Summer menu here. To place an order, call (970) 385-2134.


Village Market & DeliVillage Market and Deli at Durango Mountain Resort Colorado

Open 7:30am-6pm through Aug 17, then weekends & Labor Day, Aug 23-Sept 28
Open 8am-4pm all other days

The quintessential breakfast spot at Durango Mountain Resort, the Village Market & Deli serves premium coffee, espresso, lattés and a delicious hot breakfast menu, including egg sandwiches and breakfast burritos, as well as continental breakfast items such as freshly baked muffins, pastries, bagels, cereal and fresh fruit. Relax with a latte or cool down with an iced cafe.  Free Wi-Fi access available. Download our Take-out Menu here.

In addition, the Village Market & Deli offers mad-to-order deli sandwiches, and salads, and house-made soups with a focus on quality, fresh ingredients.  Gluten-free, paleo and vegetarian options are available.  If you crave a sweet snack, enjoy fresh brownies, cookies, and granola, or enjoy something tasty from the smoothie and fresh juicing menu.   Pick up your lunch items from VMD for a mountain picnic.  Located in the Village Plaza, VMD carries a selection of groceries and personal essentials.  (970) 385-2116

Purgatory Dogs

Open weekends & holidays at 11am (weather permitting)
Located in the Plaza, menu includes locally-produced Sunnyside Farms all-natural Brats and Hot Dogs, as well as chips, soda, canned beer, and bottled water.

Slide Side Food Cart

Open weekends & holidays at 11am (weather permitting)
Satisfy your craving slopeside!  The new food cart serves ice-cold lemonade, bottled water, and assorted snacks so you can refuel before your ride down the Alpine Slide!

Durango Mountain Resort Restaurants proudly serve fine products by:
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Kendall Mountain Liquors

Open 12-7pm

Located next to Village Market & Deli in Purgatory Village Plaza, Kendall Mountain Liquors offers a full selection of wine, spirits, mixers and beer, including local craft beer. Souvenirs and retail items are also available. Call for Kendall Mountain Liquors  hours of operation, (970) 247-9000 ext. 22270


Sow’s Ear

Sow's EarLocated one mile south of Durango Mountain Resort inside the Silverpick condominium lodge, the Sow's Ear features a dinner menu complete with entrees, small plates, and lighter fare, as well as steaks, and seafood.  Call for hours and reservations.  www.SowsEarDurango.com (970) 247-3527

Olde Schoolhouse Café  & Saloon

A local hangout, the Olde Schoolhouse Café is located on Hwy. 550, four miles south of Durango Mountain Resort.  Opens at 4pm.   Olde Schoolhouse Cafe & Saloon (970) 259-2257

Want More Dining Options?  Durango has more restaurants per capita than San Francisco, with delicious menus and great atmospheres! Call our concierge, and we’ll recommend our favorites and make reservations for you. The concierge can be reached by calling ext. 12238 or 970-385-2100.  Please call the Transportation Department for service in and around the Durango area on a call and demand basis.  We suggest 24-hours advance notice.  970-426-7282.


Celebrate a family-friendly Mushroom Festival on August 23rd at Durango Mountain Resort.

2013 Mushroom Festival
Guided Mushroom Hunt

Participate in a guided hunt at 9:30 am with state recognized Wild Mushroom Expert, Chris Ricci, proprietor of Majesty Mushrooms.  A quick shuttle ride will take you to the backside of the mountain to hunt for edible mushrooms with mushroom expert Chris Ricci where you’ll find mushrooms on the mountain that you can take with you to enjoy.  Savor a tasty lunch after your hunt then be transported back to the resort’s base area.   

Mushroom, Wine & Beer Festival

From 3-6 pm, the Festival features live music, educational seminars by Majesty Mushrooms and San Juan Mycology, beer & wine samples, small plates of delicious local and exotic mushrooms dishes, and a mushroom-infused dessert from local artisan ice cream maker, Cream Bean Berry.  Cooking demonstrations by Chef Sergio Verduzco with East by Southwest and Executive Chef Sean Clark with El Moro Spirits & Tavern.  Kids 12 & under will enjoy crafts, fun activities, and kid-friendly food and beverages.  

Register Now!

Mushroom Festival from 3- 6 pm includes mushroom-inspired small plates, wine & beer samples, live music, cooking demonstrations, & educational seminars:
            $40 per person
            Kids 12 and under

Guided Mushroom Hunt from 9:30 am - 1:30 pm includes transportation, expert guide, & lunch:
            $40 per person
             Kids 3 and under are FREE

Combination Festival and Hunt - save when you attend both events!
            $70 for adults
            $40 for kids 12 and under

Register Now for the Musroom Hunt!

Save 15% on Lodging at Durango Mountain Resort!

Make it a weekend and stay at Durango Mountain Resort while attending the Mushroom Festival!   

Enjoy the convenience of slopeside lodging just steps from the Mushroom Festival!  

With a variety of activities at the resort whether you want to chill out or experience the thrills of the mountain, you’ll appreciate the breathtaking scenery of the beautiful Colorado Rocky Mountains at your doorstep!  

Kick back and relax by the pool and hot tubs, get pampered at the day spa and take in the scenery on the chairlift.  Enjoy the hiking and mountain biking trails, or ride down the Alpine Slide.  

Durango Mountain Resort has something for everyone include a variety of restaurants and shops for your weekend getaway!  

Book Now and Save 15% on Lodging at Durango Mountain Resort!  Call 800-525-0892 or book online:

2014 Mushroom Festival at Durango Mountain Resort