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Old Blinking Light

9344 Dorchester St, Highlands Ranch, CO 80129-2711
+1 303-346-9797
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good35%
  • Average14%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“trout” (6 reviews)
“duck tacos” (5 reviews)
“pozole” (5 reviews)
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Mexican, American, Bar, Southwestern, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
9344 Dorchester St, Highlands Ranch, CO 80129-2711
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We went there several times during our conference stay and even had one of our conference dinners there. The food was very good (the salmon is outstanding; excellently seasoned and cooked perfectly) and the service was up to par. We also enjoyed the bar service...More

Thank Gregory L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is my regular date-night with my husband restaurant. With the fireplaces and eclectic decor, it has a fun vibe. Plus the food is great! I highly recommend the mahi.

Thank Suzy3333
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Fun southwest decor. Tex mex-like fare. Good craft beer. We enjoyed the fish and shrimp tacos. The salads are big.

Thank Mark C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our first impression was a bit disappointing. But once we were seated, and had a chance to sample drinks and dinner, we were sold that this is a real hidden gem. Worth the trip. OBL has a very extensive menu, so there is something for...More

Thank FJDriver
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A nice decor and good service. I had Duck Tacos which were delicious. The soy and sake sauce blended well with the Asian coleslaw. Although I did find the coleslaw not very "Asian". At first 3 tacos didn't look like much but it stuffed me....More

Thank ArtDynasty13
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Excellent salads, excellent burgers and fries.. Very nice staff. Remarkably inexpensive if you don't order drinks.

Thank Cknethuru
Reviewed 2 July 2017

Immediately seated on a Saturday evening - it was never real busy They have an extensive and interesting menu - but the actual menus are dirty and wrinkled 0 do not make a good statement. The hard surfaces make it very noisy - I think...More

Thank Jim R
Reviewed 23 June 2017 via mobile

Came here for dinner before heading to a pre-wedding cocktail reception. The pork taquitos were delicious and flavorful. The Cajun and pepper chips were good as well.

Thank Joe G
Reviewed 25 May 2017

Came here with a family group after a soccer game and were easily accommodated. The service was attentive and gracious. Food was fantastic and was exactly what I wanted. I tremendously enjoyed their version of the B.L.T. I would highly recommend this place and would...More

3  Thank pes7
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

My husband and I wanted to try this place out because it's right next door to Crave where we always go to. When we got to the restaurant the hostess made us feel like we were in the wrong place. She didn't greet us, just...More

1  Thank Melanie L
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Marilyn J
8 May 2017|
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Response from Deborah S | Reviewed this property |
They do have a backroom. I'd suggest you contact the restaurant.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$25
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Highchairs Available
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:30 - 08:00
11:30 - 09:00
11:30 - 09:00
11:30 - 09:00
11:30 - 09:00
11:30 - 10:00
11:30 - 10:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9344 Dorchester St, Highlands Ranch, CO 80129-2711
    (Highlands Ranch Parkway)
  • Public Transportation: RTD bus route has multiple transits that will get you 200 yards from the restaurant. The stop will be the town center in Highlands Ranch.
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Highlands Ranch
  • Phone Number: +1 303-346-9797
Whether you are looking for a relaxing lunch, family-friendly dinner or night out to enjoy excellent margaritas, the Old Blinking Light welcomes you! Influenced by a Taos, NM background, the superb menu offers a wide range of fresh flavors and tastes. American food with a Southwest soul!
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