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Golden Light Cafe & Cantina

2906 SW 6th Ave, Amarillo, TX 79106-8956
+1 806-374-9237
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good26%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“chilli” (9 reviews)
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American, Bar
2906 SW 6th Ave, Amarillo, TX 79106-8956
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Reviewed 7 August 2017

The Golden Light is a great place to have a burger and hang out or go see some great live music on Friday and Saturday nights. Lots of great memories hanging out there for happy hour and after parades with my daddy and the Muleskinners...More

Thank texasddbh
Reviewed 22 July 2017 via mobile

There should be (may already exist) a name for people who will say how wonderful food taste simply because a place is iconic while choking down one of the worst meals of their life. This is the Golden Light on 6th street. First, it took...More

Thank 941rc
Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

My dad used to eat at this place all the time in his younger days! After moving here, he decided to take me and my family here. We all sat in the back patio and had a very delicious lunch! It's was a nice size...More

Thank ishbak3
Reviewed 17 July 2017

While vacationing with my 2 sisters in Vegas we decided to visit old downtown Route 66 in Amarillo. We dropped into this little cafe/cantina for lunch and we were so pleased with the food AND the service and how popular it was for the locals...More

Thank Sherry R
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

I love getting a grilled cheese with grilled onions and mushrooms. Go next door to the diner for a bigger beer selection in their bar. Every meal is hot and it's very typical diner food. Their prices are very reasonable and they have a great...More

Thank tumbleweed_travels
Reviewed 27 June 2017

There are 2 sides to Golden Light...The Cantina/Bar side is always fun--great music, friendly people. We ate in the cafe for the first time on a Friday night. I was very disappointed. They were busy, but nothing you wouldn't expect on a Friday night. The...More

Thank texaskids4
Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

We had this whole place to ourselves and it was delicious! I split the Green Chile Mac'n Cheese Burger....oh my gosh! It was so good. And don't forget the cheese fries! A small is plenty for 4 people!

Thank Emily B
Reviewed 5 April 2017 via mobile

Great place for lunch. Not a place to have a private conversation, but the food is amazing and the menu has something for everyone. Definitely order fries and get the homemade ranch to go with them.

Thank desan2725
Reviewed 5 April 2017 via mobile

Delicious burgers and cold beer!! We had the buffalo burger from the ranch in Armarillo...can't get fresher than that! Friendly service and been in business since 1946!!! Thanks for the recommendation Joe from the Alibates Flint National Quarries Monument Visitor Center!!!

Thank L L
Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

A great old-fashioned burger & beer place. Friendly employees, terrific food, nothing frozen. Lots of regulars. Would definitely recommend.

Thank Rickydeee
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Matthew M
31 May 2017|
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Response from Betsy G | Reviewed this property |
I've never had their green chili but their red chili is not vegan.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2906 SW 6th Ave, Amarillo, TX 79106-8956
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Amarillo
  • Phone Number: +1 806-374-9237
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