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9344 Dorchester St, Highlands Ranch, CO 80129-2711
+1 303-346-9797
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good35%
  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible1%
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“trout” (5 reviews)
“duck tacos” (5 reviews)
“salad” (22 reviews)
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Mexican, American, Bar, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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9344 Dorchester St, Highlands Ranch, CO 80129-2711
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This restaurant has a lovely patio and friendly staff. Their Happy Hour is excellent. The food is yummy and we have always enjoyed our time there. One of our Favs in Highlands Ranch.

Thank barbarabacklin
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This restaurant has a nice location, and. nice covered outdoor patio area when the weather affords. Food was good, and service as well. Lots of other choices so not sure if would repeat visit, but it was a good experience.

Thank Scott S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went to a show at the Lone Tree park and found this place. The menu has some interesting items. Ask the waiters questions. They are knowledgeable and were able to describe what was actually in the items. (they were unusual dishes).

Thank Robin E
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Made Saturday dinner reservations with ease using Open Table. Arrived a bit early and were greeted and seated promptly. Bailey was our server and took drink orders with a smile. She answered questions on the menu and was just delightful. Ordered trout, fish and chips,...More

Thank FirstTrip365
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

First time eating here and definitely the last. Husband ordered the shrimp poboy, menu said it comes on french baguette and it arrived on a hoagie bun. Asked waiter why and he said only gluten free bread is like a baguette?? I ordered bbq pulled...More

Thank ColoradoKberry
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Happy hour is very good. The food choices and pricing is best in the area and drink pricing is good too. Atmosphere is top notch and cozy with fireplaces inside and out.

Thank Caron65
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Always great for happy hour! Great food. Great drinks. Great service. It’s our local go to place with a nice patio.

Thank rickaprice2016
Reviewed 20 May 2018 via mobile

After reading the Open Table posting for this restaurant boasting of a “Top 10 Rated” new chef, we were excited to try it. We ended up very disappointed as the restaurant certainly didn’t live up to its own hype. Not sure whether this is a...More

Thank Michael M
Reviewed 29 April 2018 via mobile

Rare to find a restaurant with a New Mexico flair....this was top notch. Great, creative menu. We tried the pork chop, salmon and mahi. All fantastic. Great happy hour menu with some fantastic food and great prices from 4:00-6:00.

Thank John N
Reviewed 24 April 2018 via mobile

We ate here twice while staying in the area. The wait staff is super, made excellent recommendations. Be sure to check out their happy hour specials. The Diablo Eggs were really good. Service was fast and portions were generous.

Thank 2KStravelers
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Marilyn J
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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, Highchairs Available, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Private Dining, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
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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