We are hungry. Chanel and I, Zeb the Duck, asked our moms when we would eat. They said we were stopping in Rifle, Colorado and would eat at Shooters Grill.
Great news! I have been to Shooters Grill. The people are friendly and the food is delicious. This is a photo of Rifle’s main street, in the summer.
This really is an old west town with great brick buildings. But it was February this time, so cold and snow dominated. Let’s go inside and look around Shooters Grill.
I like the Welcome Sign inside. You probably noticed the large wooden carved bear at the entrance. Inside are more carved wooden decorations.
Much of the work carving these wooden figures is done with chain saws. Really interesting to watch. Shooters Grill is a little different than most restaurants. Guns are welcome.
At Shooters Grill the waitresses are encouraged to wear a pistol, usually a Glock, in a holster on their hip. All are trained and licensed to carry a weapon. Also classes in gun safety are regularly scheduled here. All are welcome and learning how to use a gun properly and safely is very important. No alcohol is served at Shooters Grill. But delicious food is served. Chanel the Bear is sitting on Charlotte’s gun.
Charlotte’s daughter owns Shooters Grill. I, Zeb the Duck, am with our waitress. This is our food from previous visit.
The portions are large and everything is delicious. Mom and I usually attack the French Fries first. We love them, especially while they are still hot. Looking around Shooters, we feel the atmosphere is very patriot, freedom loving and very friendly.
The flag is displayed with the pledge written. This photo is great.
A hot bath in the early days. Here I am from an earlier visit with my cousin, Eider Duck.
The waitresses have always been so nice and seem to like ducks and bears. The conversation was great and our food was delicious, but Chanel and I have to head to our next Colorado town. The old town of Rifle has great street sculptures.
Chanel and I enjoyed this horse. When in Rifle, Exit 90 on Interstate 70, be sure to stop at Shooters for a tasty meal and great conversation.
Those burgers look good!
They were delicious.