Dining at Purgatory Resort
At Purgatory Resort, you’ll find something for every palate and budget from convenient, flavorful breakfast to delicious lunch and dinner menus served in a family-friendly, mountain-casual atmosphere. Bon appétit!
Purgy's Slopeside Restaurant
Open 4pm - 9pm Nestled in the heart of the resort’s base area, Purgy’s offers full-service dining in a cozy lodge with great views of the mountainside. Purgy’s goal is to use locally-sourced meats and produce whenever possible to provide the freshest available ingredients and support the local economy.
From 4 to 9 pm, delight your taste buds with Purgy’s delicious menu that features modern American cuisine, including scrumptious burgers, mouth-watering steaks, fish, and pasta dishes. A kid’s menu is also available for guests 12 and under.
Our full-service bar features an extensive wine list, specialty cocktails, and a wide array of beer styles, and local craft beer from Steamworks, Ska and Durango Brewing.
Throughout the summer, operating days may vary due to weddings and other private events, so reservations are strongly recommended. (970) 385-2121
The Bear Bar & Grille at Purgy’s Patio
Bar Open 11am - 4pm
Located slopeside on Purgy’s Patio, the Bear Bar & Grille offers outdoor lunch and bar service from 11 am to 4 pm daily. Enjoy burgers, fresh salads, sandwiches and wraps from our cabana-style grill. The bar menu features wine, spirits and a variety of draft and bottled beers, including local Ska craft beers. Additional seating is available inside Purgy’s. View Summer Bear Bar Menu
Paradise Pizzeria & Ice Creamery
Open 11am-9pm -- (970) 385-2134.
Paradise Pizzeria & Ice Creamery, located in the Village Plaza, serves freshly baked artisan pizza, calzones, wings, and fresh salads and features a kids’ menu. Enjoy Paradise’s delicious dishes and Colorado’s beautiful bluebird days in the patio area in the Plaza.
The full-service bar offers a variety of draft beers on tap, including local craft beer and pizza by the slice. Paradise also has a full-service ice creamery with artisan ice cream, shakes, sundaes, and more. Download our Summer menu here. To place an order, call (970) 385-2134.
Village Market & Deli
Open 8 am - 4 pm daily and extended hours 7:30am - 6pm during summer operating dates
The quintessential breakfast spot, the Village Market & Deli serves premium coffee, espresso, lattés and a delicious hot breakfast menu, including egg sandwiches and breakfast burritos, as well as continental breakfast items such as freshly baked muffins, pastries, bagels, cereal and fresh fruit. Relax with a latté or cool down with an iced café. Download our Take-out Menu here.
For lunch, enjoy made-to-order deli sandwiches & salads and house-made soups. Gluten-free, Paleo and vegetarian options are available. Healthy snacks plus a new fresh & healthy smoothie menu. All menu items available for take-out to enjoy on a mountain picnic. Located in the Village Plaza, VMD carries a selection of groceries and personal essentials. (970) 385-2116
Elevation Station Food Trailer
Call (970) 385-2100 for dates & hours of operation
Located at the entrance of Purgatory Resort with easy access from Highway 550, Elevation Station features freshly made sandwiches, house-made soups, snacks and sweet treats that will satisfy most any craving. The food trailer also offers a variety of beverages including cold beer.
WINE, BEER & SPIRITS
Kendall Mountain Liquors
Open 12-7pm during summer operating dates
Located next to Village Market & Deli in Purgatory Village Plaza, Kendall Mountain Liquors offers a full selection of wine, spirits, mixers and beer, including local craft beer. Souvenirs and retail items are also available. Call for Kendall Mountain Liquors hours of operation, (970) 247-9000 ext. 22270
Located one mile south of Purgatory Resort inside the Silverpick condominium lodge, the Sow's Ear features a dinner menu complete with entrees, small plates, and lighter fare, as well as steaks, and seafood. Call for hours and reservations. www.SowsEarDurango.com (970) 247-3527
Olde Schoolhouse Café & Saloon
A local hangout, the Olde Schoolhouse Café is located on Hwy. 550, four miles south of Purgatory Resort. Opens at 4pm. Olde Schoolhouse Cafe & Saloon (970) 259-2257
Want More Dining Options? Durango has more restaurants per capita than San Francisco, with delicious menus and great atmospheres! Call our concierge, and we’ll recommend our favorites and make reservations for you. The concierge can be reached by calling ext. 12238 or 970-385-2100. Please call the Transportation Department for service in and around the Durango area on a call and demand basis. We suggest 24-hours advance notice. 970-426-7282.