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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” (5 reviews)
“duck tacos” (5 reviews)
“salad” (20 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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1 - 10 of 237 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visiting relatives in Highlands Ranch and they recommended this restaurant. I had the ruby red trout and my dining companion had the lamb and both dishes were delicious. The atmosphere was great and the service was excellent. This will be a must stop whenever we're...More

Thank peterm23
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our monthly lunch had 25 women in a separate area/room and 6 guys far away so we could talk; they open at 11:30 and by 12 on a Thursday nearly full. We had one waitress for our groups who gave great service-kept everything straight with...More

Thank Don M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Good food, good wine,. Good price. Enjoyed it so much we went back the next night. We will make it a regular stop in Denver.

Thank John S
Reviewed 18 September 2017 via mobile

We ate dinner and everyone enjoyed the items ordered. Drinks were delicious as well. Staff was friendly and personable.

Thank P P
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

Sitting at bar area and was basically ignored. Had to ask for service and a second beer. Consequently I haven't been back and left without ordering food.

Thank Mickerob
Reviewed 31 August 2017

A group of friends met on a Wednesday night at OBL for happy hour. The atmosphere here is the draw, and the drinks in the past have never been the draw. Tonight Ben changed all that. We had the BEST cosmos and margaritas, which we...More

Thank 41christined
Reviewed 28 August 2017

This was my second visit to Old Blinking LIght. The first time was for dinner, and due to our expectations that this was a Mexican food restaurant, came away disappointed. This time came for the brunch. The items were not remarkable, and mostly recall that...More

1  Thank fellowmaniac
Reviewed 23 August 2017

Went here with family and very much enjoyed the food. Portion sizes are huge and the selection is large. Made a reservation ahead of time though there were multiple open tables while we ate.

Thank TravelBrianCO
Reviewed 21 August 2017

Well I sat at the bar so that flavors my experience. They have a very limited Irish Whiskey supply so do expect much more than Jameson's and Bushmill's. The menu is fairly large I decided on Buffalo Meatloaf wrapped in bacon. It was a lot...More

Thank Mike S
Reviewed 10 August 2017

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
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Marilyn J
9 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, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 8:00 AM
11:30 AM - 9:00 AM
11:30 AM - 9:00 AM
11:30 AM - 9:00 AM
11:30 AM - 9:00 AM
11:30 AM - 10:00 AM
11:30 AM - 10:00 AM
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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