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Golden Light Cafe & Cantina

2906 SW 6th Ave, Amarillo, TX 79106-8956
+1 806-374-9237
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good27%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.All hours
American, Bar
2906 SW 6th Ave, Amarillo, TX 79106-8956
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Reviewed 9 July 2015

I really like this place, their BLTs are super, and the service is supper ! The service is great, I never have to wait long for a meal !

Thank Carol B
Reviewed 30 June 2015

Good ole' grilled hamburgers and delicious fries. Very small inside the restaurant but cozy. Great service

1  Thank Regena L
Reviewed 22 June 2015

The folks at golden light are extremely friendly and go above and beyond. They are quick to get you drinks, they always seem to be near when needed & if they have orders that you are behind they inform you so you don't get frustrated...More

1  Thank David B
Reviewed 16 June 2015 via mobile

The food is not Mexican (as stated on Trip Advisor) it is good old classic American fare. It was featured on Texas Bucket List and their recommendation did not disappoint. Juicy burgers and addictive fries, cold beers, quick friendly service. My husband was thrilled that...More

1  Thank jixers
Reviewed 6 June 2015 via mobile

Love this place. Load up on cholesterol and beer. You won't be disappointed. Great service too. The green chili patty melt is great. This place is an Amarillo to institution!

Thank RandyD119
Reviewed 26 May 2015 via mobile

Colleague took me here for dinner, and what a pleasant surprise! If you like old fashion burgers off the flat griddle, this is it in Amarillo. Lots of choices, try the Patty Melt in Texas Toast with green chiles, outstanding! No full bar, but they...More

Thank Bob B
Reviewed 19 May 2015

I have always liked this place, Paul McCartney was actually there at least once, The only draw back for me was , at time , they still smoked and I am allergic.

1  Thank lynn s
Reviewed 9 May 2015

During my journey down Route 66, I had a guide book that recommended the Goldenlight. We found it in what appeared to be a non-descript part of Amarillo, so we took a chance and were not disappointed! The atmosphere was perfect, as it captured the...More

Reviewed 21 April 2015

Enjoy stepping back in time to an old fashioned burger joint from the 1940's located on old Route 66. When you walk through the door, you step back in time for great old fashioned hamburgers and fresh cut fries. Reasonable prices and an expansive menu...More

Thank Mark J
Reviewed 16 April 2015

Despite the outward appearance, this is a place to experience. Operating since 1946 there may have been some changes but it certainly diesnt have a modern feeling. The chilli was good - nice flavour but no beans. The burger pattie. Was thick, succulent and tasty...More

Thank Tina M
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Matthew M
30 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
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
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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