UPDATE: Shooters Grill Has License Revoked

By: Teresa Mull

Last week, GPM reported that our friends at Shooters Grill, a restaurant in Rifle, Colorado where every waitress packs a gun, had reopened in defiance of a cease and desist order.

Now, the government has suspended the restaurant’s license.

Lauren Boebert owns the restaurant. CBS Denver reports:

Boebert, a Republican running to unseat Republican Rep. Scott Tipton (CO-3), will have a virtual hearing about the suspension on Monday.

“If you want freedom, you have to go out and take it,” Boebert previously stated on social media.

GPM visited Shooters Grill and included the restaurant as part of its Second Amendment Spotlight Series, which can be viewed below:

Teresa Mull is editor of Gunpowder Magazine. Contact her at

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