RIFLE, Colo. (CBS4)– A popular restaurant in Rifle has reopened despite receiving a cease and desist order. Shooters Grill is known for serving food to customers who carry firearms.

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The restaurant reopened on Saturday. Owner Lauren Boebert tweeted “If you want freedom, you have to go out and take it.”

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She opened the restaurant Saturday has served 300 to 400 people so far.

The Rifle Police Department delivered a cease and desist order on Tuesday.

“There’s no difference into going into my restaurant for 20 minutes and someone going into a salon for an hour-and-a-half,” said Boebert.

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Boebert said she will do everything to keep her doors open and her staff employed.