Restaurant and catering

Low-wage employees benefit from tight labor market

A booming economy is driving up wages for low-skilled and entry-level jobs across the nation. It’s true in Durango as well, and entry-level and younger workers appear to be the beneficiaries. “It’s...

DATE: Jan. 19, 2020 | UPDATED: 1 day 10 hours ago | CATEGORY: Business

The Union Social House, home to bar and food truck, opens on north Main in Durango

The Union Social House, home to a bar, food truck and gallery, aims to fill a niche on north Main Avenue by creating a family atmosphere with games and regular live music. Longtime Durango events...

DATE: Jan. 15, 2020 | UPDATED: 4 days 23 hours ago | CATEGORY: Local News

Millwood Junction in Mancos will be sold again

After a few months under new ownership, the Millwood Junction restaurant in Mancos will be sold again, said Glenn McCord, who served as general manager since October. William Lapin, who owns the...

DATE: Jan. 12, 2020 | CATEGORY: Business

Nayarit Restaurant opening second location

Nayarit Restaurant, a hot spot on north Main Avenue, is opening a second location near Walmart to serve the rapidly growing South Camino del Rio corridor and Three Springs. The new location is...

DATE: Jan. 12, 2020 | CATEGORY: Local News

Primi Pasta and Wine Bar opens on Main Avenue

Primi Pasta and Wine Bar, Durango’s newest restaurant on Main Avenue, opened Friday night in the space formerly occupied by Guido’s Pizza Pasta Panini, offering dishes inspired by the simple,...

DATE: Jan. 10, 2020 | CATEGORY: Local News

Digs Restaurant and Bar closes in Three Springs

One of the few restaurants in Three Springs, Digs Restaurant and Bar, seems to have closed its doors. Digs, one of the first businesses to open in Three Springs in 2009, has not operated for weeks...

DATE: Jan. 8, 2020 | CATEGORY: Local News

Sunnyside Farms Market expands in new Durango location

Customers shopping for meat at Sunnyside Farms Market, a craft butcher shop in Durango, don’t have to wait to get home to sate their hunger now that the business has expanded into a restaurant....

DATE: Dec. 11, 2019 | CATEGORY: Local News

Celebrity chef Gary Rhodes dies at 59 with wife by his side

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates – Celebrity chef Gary Rhodes, who helped transform the stodgy reputation of British food, has died aged 59 with his wife Jennie by his side, his family said Wednesday....

DATE: Dec. 2, 2019 | CATEGORY: Food

Mexican restaurant opens on College Drive

A new Mexican restaurant, Mi Ranchito Family Restaurant, opened Friday near the intersection of College Drive and Main Avenue in a space formerly occupied by BREW Pub & Kitchen. Mi Ranchito is the...

DATE: Nov. 20, 2019 | CATEGORY: Local News

Alcohol is ‘No. 1 drug of choice’ in Durango, according to Mercy hospital

Alcohol abuse was responsible for more than 1,000 visits to the emergency room at Mercy Regional Medical Center in fiscal year 2018, helping to make it a top concern for the hospital. Alcohol is...

DATE: Oct. 28, 2019 | CATEGORY: Local News

A “Bat” Craft set for El Moro Spirits and Tavern

Craft will return to El Moro Spirits and Tavern with a bat-themed food and beverage pairing event 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at El Moro, 945 Main Ave. The restaurant will be closed to the public for the...

DATE: Oct. 23, 2019 | CATEGORY: Food

James Ranch grills up a restaurant

Drive roughly 10 miles north of Durango and you’ll find the comely and sprawling James Ranch, an over 400-acre landmark founded by Kay and Dave James in 1961. Before the snow falls, its pastures...

DATE: Oct. 15, 2019 | CATEGORY: Food

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