Sow’s Ear Restaurant, Durango, CO

The Sow’s Ear Restaurant, established in 1986, is located in the Silverpick Lodge just one mile south of Durango Mountain Resort.  Nestled between the Hermosa Cliffs and the stunning San Juan mountains, the Sow’s Ear is the longest running restaurant in the area with one of the prettiest dining rooms imaginable.  While we’ve continued the tradition of “Best Steaks on the Mountain”, owner/chef George Mehaffie has brought a more contemporary and seasonal feel to the menu.  Our talented chefs also continue to offer popular small plates and new light fare, in addition to homemade bread, soups, and desserts.  Come join us at the Sow’s Ear Restaurant for a unique dining experience in the heart of the San Juans.

We are open for the winter season Wednesday-Sunday from 4pm-9pm, call us and let us know you coming. Think snow!

48475 Highway 550 • Durango, CO
At the Silverpick Lodge – just minutes from Durango Mountain Resort
970 247-3527

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Weddings & Events

durango wedding venuThe Sow’s Ear is known for its beautiful dining room, exceptional wedding cuisine, and stunning mountain location amongst the San Juan Mountains just one mile south of Durango Mountain Resort.  Guests rave about our food, and couples have found that booking the Silverpick Lodge in which we are located offers the added benefit of housing guests on site.  With so many activities and beauty just 20 miles north of Durango, the Sow’s Ear and Silverpick Lodge maximizes your party’s time for enjoyment while providing a more intimate setting for all.