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Serious Texas Barbeque

Certificate of Excellence
££ - £££
American, Southwestern, Barbecue
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3535 Main Ave., Durango, CO 81301
+1 970-247-2240
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10:30 - 20:00
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Sun - Sat 10:30 - 20:00
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9 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Fabulous Bbq all kinds of Bbq steaks, ribs and all the fixins. If your in the area the place is a must..

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Yacolt, Washington
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35 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is a good eats no frills eatery. We dined at the one on the south end of town. Very good ribs and sandwiches! Good family dining but not a date night restaurant with concrete floor and warehouse feel. Reasonably priced, fast and tasty. I would return and I recommend it!

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1 Thank James G
SeriousTexasBBQ, Public Relations Manager at Serious Texas Barbeque, responded to this review

We appreciate your visit. Thank you for leaving feedback and telling others about our famous barbecue! Please dine with us again soon. More 

Durango, Colorado
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12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

There is something for everybody. In the winter they have specials like pulled pork baked stuffed potatoes. Pulled pork, sausages, and brisket are all great. Reasonably priced and great environment (+ many Texas beers for you)

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Thank Don F
SeriousTexasBBQ, Public Relations Manager at Serious Texas Barbeque, responded to this review

We appreciate your recent review. Queso is now available by the scoopful for your baked stuffed potatoes or Texas Taco. We love our Serious Texas BBQ fans! Thank you for being one of them. More 

Prescott, Arizona
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17 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The counter staff were helpful and pleasant. We ordered a combination platter to share and were disappointed. The brisket and pulled pork were dry and there was only one BBQ sauce which we felt was so so. The sausage was good and the turkey was excellent. The dining experience did not live up to our memory of a visit years... More 

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Thank jeeprz2
SeriousTexasBBQ, Public Relations Manager at Serious Texas Barbeque, responded to this review

Thank you for your recent review. The Big 6 is a great way to sample our meat offerings. Not a huge fan of our BBQ sauce? Be sure to try our signature chipotle mayo, orange-jalapeno mustard or the cranberry habanero salsa. Please come back and see us soon. More 

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14 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

Ribs and pulled pork were over the top. All sides are separate priced but good anyway. Sauce was a little week, beer cold, atmosphere is typical first class BBQ house. If you miss this restaurant you have been warned. You missed out on a great meal.

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Thank Tom B
SeriousTexasBBQ, Public Relations Manager at Serious Texas Barbeque, responded to this review

We appreciate you dining with us. I love your warning :) Thank you for your review and we look forward to serving you again soon. More 

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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

The environment is pretty cool.... The food is way over priced and way over rated. Go to Burger King!!

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Thank Tiffany C
SeriousTexasBBQ, Public Relations Manager at Serious Texas Barbeque, responded to this review

We are so sorry that you did not enjoy your recent meal at Serious Texas BBQ experience. We really hope that you will come back and give us another try in the near future. More 

Lincoln, Nebraska
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26 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

Great place to take a family with children. Eat outside on the patio if the weather permits. The BBQ was very good and the service fast. And prices reasonable It is an "order at the front counter and bus your own plate" casual eatery.

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Thank Jan L
SeriousTexasBBQ, Public Relations Manager at Serious Texas Barbeque, responded to this review

The patio is a great place to enjoy a great meal of Serious Texas BBQ. Thank you for your review. We appreciate you taking the time to tell others where the best BBQ in Durango is. Cheers! More 

Colorado Springs, Colorado
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016

We love Serious Texas bbq! We own a hotel a couple of doors down and eat here often as well as send guests. Our guests always rave about their experience and we often buy lunch for our staff here! We love the Turkey sandwich, brisket, pulled pork and the ribs are wonderful. My husband always orders the cheesy potatoes and... More 

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Thank ntpeck
SeriousTexasBBQ, Public Relations Manager at Serious Texas Barbeque, responded to this review

Thank you for coming in and leaving us a stellar review! We greatly appreciate your patronage and for telling your guests where to find the best BBQ in Durango. We look forward to serving you again soon. Cheers :) More 

Carefree, Arizona
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274 reviews
123 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 161 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016

We have seen this BBQ restaurant in several cities as we traveled thru Colorado but never have eaten their food. Our hotel staffer told us it was the original location and it was just down the street from our hotel. We decided to take out. The place is small and has eat-in seating. They offer all the barbeque one expects... More 

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Thank creekertraveller
SeriousTexasBBQ, Public Relations Manager at Serious Texas Barbeque, responded to this review

Glad you found us! We hope you will stop in on your next visit to Durango. Thank you for leaving us a review. We appreciate our customers! More 

Fruita, Colorado
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217 reviews
116 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 185 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016

I stayed at a hotel within walking distance to this restaurant and they recommended this place and gave me a discount coupon. You order at a counter and seemingly before you are done saying the words your sandwich is put together. I had the pulled pork with the bbq sauce and cherry chipotle salsa. The salsa is sooo goood. They... More 

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Thank SusieLou
SeriousTexasBBQ, Public Relations Manager at Serious Texas Barbeque, responded to this review

Thank you for coming in and taking the time to leave a review. I am glad you enjoyed our pulled pork with our signature salsa. Please join us again soon. More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$6 - US$22
Cuisine
American, Southwestern, Barbecue
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
10:30 - 20:00
Monday
10:30 - 20:00
Tuesday
10:30 - 20:00
Wednesday
10:30 - 20:00
Thursday
10:30 - 20:00
Friday
10:30 - 20:00
Saturday
10:30 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3535 Main Ave., Durango, CO 81301
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Durango
  • Phone Number: +1 970-247-2240

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?