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Gazpacho New Mexican Cooking Y Cantina

) #26 of 147 Restaurants in Durango €€ - €€€ Mexican, , Vegetarian Friendly
431 E 2nd Ave, Durango, CO 81301-5601
+1 970-259-9494
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good26%
  • Average11%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
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“gazpacho” (164 reviews)
“sopapillas” (76 reviews)
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Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
431 E 2nd Ave, Durango, CO 81301-5601
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We both absolutely loved the food! Frozen traditional margaritas, however, are not their thing. Stick with one of the specialty margaritas.

Thank davidaV6927BC
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I took my Chef boyfriend to dinner here to see what his critic might be. I have been eating at Gazpacho's for over 20 years. I think the food is ok. He thought the sopapea's were wonderful and he is quite the connissiour. The service...More

Thank Kayakwilltravel
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

You'll not find any better Mexican food within 200 miles. I love the green chili blue corn tortilla enchiladas. Another favorite is the stuffed sopapilla. This is a great place! Wednesday's the special is a green chili cheese burger. It's the best! The food is...More

Thank luckytxn
Reviewed 1 week ago

shared the rellenos and had the fried avocado pieces. Wait staff was attentive, food was hot and asthetically presented. value was good and I will go back. was it great, nope, but definitely worth another go around

Thank Anne A
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great Nachos, great margaritas, great drinks. We even went back another night for another round of margaritas. The "El Bandito" is the best

Thank Guadalupe R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was an excellent New Mexican cantina. The servings were very large. Service was excellent. We'll look forward to returning!

Thank pezell
Reviewed 9 June 2017

Red and Green Chili...Queso Dip...Chips....Margaritas to die for. Spend the extra $$ for the finer Spirits! Well worth it! I don't know if this restaurant is a New Mexico transplant, but you'd be hard pressed to find anything this authentic South of Durango!! Killer service...More

ColumbineGroup, Owner at Gazpacho New Mexican Cooking Y Cantina, responded to this reviewResponded 12 June 2017

Thank you so much for this review! It delights us that you had such a great experience with us and our food! We put a lot of effort to making our food the best. We can't wait to see you back soon!

Reviewed 5 June 2017

Hard to find with goofy map apps and one way streets. "Cool" locals hanging out on patio were not inviting. I was so excited about red and green chili and sopapillas but, it was disappointing. Huge doughy puffs, not crispy fried puffs, kind of little,...More

Thank m0tablizard
Matt A, Owner at Gazpacho New Mexican Cooking Y Cantina, responded to this reviewResponded 9 June 2017

Thank you for your recent visit to Gazpacho Restaurant. We appreciate your honest review and apologize that your experience was less than outstanding. Gazpacho has been serving Durango locals and visitors alike since 1991. We hope you will give us another chance in the near...More

Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

If a Mexican restaurant doesn't have good chips and salsa. That spells trouble. We'll trouble was they had guacamole that wasn't very good either. Food was not very good. Took forever to get. Won't be back. Lots of choices in Durango. This place just moved...More

Thank Bob W
Matt A, Owner at Gazpacho New Mexican Cooking Y Cantina, responded to this reviewResponded 2 June 2017

We appreciate your recent visit to our restaurant. I am so sorry your food and service did not exceed your expectations. If you ever have issues with our food or service please bring it to the attention of the manager on duty. We can remedy...More

Reviewed 17 May 2017

Everything we ordered in this restaurant was delicious. It was packed, and we are glad there was room for us. Wonderful service, and a great bartender!

Thank monighan
Matt A, Owner at Gazpacho New Mexican Cooking Y Cantina, responded to this reviewResponded 18 May 2017

We're so happy to hear that you had a great visit to Gazpacho. Thank you for taking a moment to leave a review. Please join us again soon!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$20
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 431 E 2nd Ave, Durango, CO 81301-5601
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Durango
  • Phone Number: +1 970-259-9494
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Voted Durango's 2010 & 2011 Best Mexican Restaurant
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