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Serious Texas Barbeque

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American, Southwestern, Barbecue
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650 S Camino Del Rio, Durango, CO 81301
+1 970-259-9507
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10:30 - 20:00
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Las Cruces, New Mexico
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124 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Wow, the BEST turkey tacos ever. You can get the regular size or mini. I get two mini turkey tacos with pickles, onion, jalapenos and cheese and some of their great topping sauces and I am set. Also amazing sweet tea! I have had their cheesy potatoes and they are also so good. Their cobbler is great, although they serve... More 

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

Our Texas Tacos are a house favorite! Great choice-lots of options to customize for the flavors YOU want! Thank you for the review. We look forward to serving you again real soon. More 

Colorado Springs, Colorado
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30 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017

Looks are deceiving! This isn't a gourmet restaurant but bypass all extras and just order the ribs. I am not a fan of bbq but these are the best. You order at the counter and they weigh the meat. They have seating outside that is right on the river. Their homemade sauce is in a wine bottle and it is... More 

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Thank Beth421970
SeriousTexasBBQ, Public Relations Manager at Serious Texas Barbeque, responded to this review

Yay - ribs! We at Serious Texas BBQ take our BBQ and customer service very seriously. We pride ourselves on having the best BBQ in the Four Corners region. Please join us again soon for more rib racks! More 

Albuquerque, New Mexico
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75 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 December 2016 via mobile

Our family enjoyed brisket, turkey, and pulled pork sandwiches along with Texas tacos after a long day driving. This was on par with any BBQ restaurant in Texas we've eaten at. The prices were very affordable and the portions were generous. Service was good and the restaurant was clean. This is worth a stop when you're in Durango.

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

Happy to hear you enjoyed your inaugural Serious Texas BBQ experience! Sounds like you sampled a nice variety from our menu. We ship sauces and condiments directly to you via our website if you need any local Durango flavor once you get home. Thanks again for stopping in. More 

Mission Viejo, California
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75 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 November 2016

Is it ideal bbq? No. But, it isn't bad for a weary traveler. I can't often find a bbq near my home with a Lone Star or a Shiner, so that was a plus. None of us like the cherry-chipotle salsa, but we loved the pulled pork and the Texas Taco! We ordered extra to take on the road!

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

Thank you for your visit and taking time to leave a review. I love your tip of traveling with a Texas Taco! Be sure to try our Orange-Jalapeno Mustard or Cranberry Habanero Salsa next time you are in. More 

Fort Worth, Texas
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27 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 November 2016

I travel to Durango two, sometimes three times a year and always make it a point to stop in at least one of their locations. I usually end up buying extra sauce and salsa to take back to Ft Worth with me- then order more from home when I run out. Good stuff!!!!

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Thank khawkins7979
SeriousTexasBBQ, Public Relations Manager at Serious Texas Barbeque, responded to this review

We appreciate you making a stop at Serious Texas BBQ for our delicious food! Did you know you can order sauces off our website? Please join us again on your next visit to town. More 

Marysville, Ohio
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112 reviews
88 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016

We ate at both locations on our last visit to Durango and the food was excellent at both locations. We had the tacos with the cheesy potatoes inside and they were excellent. I however do not like the potatoes inside, so if you pull them out and then load up the taco with their BBQ sauce - Fantastic! On Tuesday's... More 

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Thank Austindta29
SeriousTexasBBQ, Public Relations Manager at Serious Texas Barbeque, responded to this review

We appreciate your recent visit. We love our human and canine guest. Your pooches are always welcome! Your feedback on service will be passed along to the S Camino Del Rio staff to improve their level of customer care. Next time you visit be sure to try our mini tacos. You can customize flavors and sample many different combinations of... More 

Neskowin, Oregon
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73 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016

We are Texans & this is not the Bar B Q we are used to in Texas for sure. Its OK but its nothing we would ever return for.

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

We appreciate you taking the time to review us on Trip Advisor. We hope you will give us another try soon. More 

Texas
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15 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

We are from the home of great barbeque, but when in Durango, this is the closet to heaven as we can get. Their sandwiches are spilling over the brim. They do not shy away from any of the fixings and have a wide variety of sauces to choice from.

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

We are so happy you enjoyed your recent visit at Serious Texas BBQ Durango location. We appreciate you taking the time to review us on Trip Advisor. We hope to serve you again real soon. More 

Estelline tx
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13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

Our hotel, the Knights Inn, recommended Seriously Texas BBQ which was three doors down the street. It really is Texas BBQ, It was rib night, and $1 a rib. I had three, and that was plenty. They were cooked to perfection! The sides were wonderful. I had the cheesy potatoes. My husband had coleslaw. If I return to Durango, I... More 

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Thank SusieQ1206
SeriousTexasBBQ, Public Relations Manager at Serious Texas Barbeque, responded to this review

Yay - Rib Night! Thank you for stopping by. Visit us in Farmington or Bloomfield if you need a Serious Texas fix in Northern New Mexico. More 

McKinney, Texas
2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

When you come to Durango, you have to go to Serious Texas Barbecue. They have two locations, one on north main street and the other on the south side of town. For a nice setting overlooking the Animas River try the south location. The barbecue is great at either.

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

We at Serious Texas BBQ take our BBQ and customer service very seriously. We pride ourselves on having the best BBQ in the Four Corners region. Please dine with 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
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, 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
Good for
View, Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups
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: 650 S Camino Del Rio, Durango, CO 81301
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Durango
  • Phone Number: +1 970-259-9507

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