Après-ski is a long-time ski resort tradition that appeals to visitors and residents alike. After a full day of making turns on the slopes, it is fun to hit the bars for cocktails, music, dancing, and good old camaraderie with people you have never met but who share your passion to ski or ride.
From traditional après-ski bars to swanky, sexy lounges and clubs to intimate, bouncing live music venues, Durango has it all.
If you're standing in the Diamond Belle Saloon, located in Durango, Colorado, you just may have stepped back in time. Revered as one of the most famous original ragtime piano bars in the Wild West, the Belle plays host to the world's finest ragtime entertainers, while costumed dance hall girls and bartenders transport you back to the turn of the last century.The Diamond Belle Saloon sets the stage for a Western novel; a few noted personages have made the ... Read More
The Summit is located at the heart of downtown Durango, Colorado on Main Avenue and College Drive; a stone's throw from the Durango and Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad, and many of Durango's finest restaurants and hotels.At the Summit we feature a full service bar with many tasty micro brews on tap.Â If you are looking for a great place to come have a drink, this is it - a relaxed environment with lots of quality beverages and generous bartenders.For ... Read More
The Wild Horse Saloon is Durango's favorite and largest adult playground. We've got everything from live country/ southern rock music every weekend; karaoke: country / western dance lessons; arm wrestling tournaments; special events such as Durango Idol; and don't forget the concerts. Our stage has hosted national artists such as BlackHawk, Restless Heart, Western Underground, Jack Ingram, Cross Canadian Ragweed, Jason Boland, Kevin Fowler, Randy Rogers ... Read More
The Irish Embassy Pub officially opened to a packed house July 17, 2008. The pub arose out of an unlikely partnership between a local Durangoan, Mick Ward, and an Irishman, Jim Shannon.Mick was traveling Europe in the late 70s when he saw an advertisement for the Lisdoonvarna Music Festival. Intrigued, he headed to Ireland to catch. There he ran into Jim, who was head of the festival. The two became great friends and spent years visiting and traveling. ... Read More
At the base of Purgatory Mountain just north of the resort entrance, Buono's Last Run Grill, Pub and Cafe is perfect for apres-ski, or summer appetizers or full dining. Last Run Grill, Pub and Cafe serves everything from wings to soups and salads, sandwiches to delicious entrees and desserts. Try the chipotle pork tenderloin with Southwest polenta locals "favorite" chicken parmesan Hand Cut New York steak marinated and grilled to temperature with garlic ... Read More
Squirrel's Pub & Pantry serves Breakfast 6:30-10:00am at the Oak Ridge Lodge, located just across from the Great Pagosa Hot Springs - and walking distance to two fine resort bathing facilities: the Springs Resort and the Spa at Pagosa Springs. Starting at 4pm, it features a full bar, serving pizza and wings.It has a well-stocked bar and offers great happy hour from 4 until 6pm daily.Our restaurant also provides space for private parties, banquet & ... Read More