Are you looking for the best places and restaurants to eat in Sedona AZ? Whether you like Mexican, Italian, Chinese, Southwest, Thai or Sea Food cuisine; breakfast, lunch or dinner, casual or fine dining, all Sedona restaurants have one thing in common – the inspiring beauty of the land where they are located.
Sedona food, restaurants and dining are world renown for their excellence. The cuisine matches the beauty and surrounding magnificence of the gorgeous red rocks of Sedona. There are many fine Sedona restaurants to dine in, including 4-star establishments known world-wide for excellence and service. There are also fabulous off -the-main-road restaurants that make just plain-great food.
A quick snack or a night of fine dining by candlelight at a beautiful restaurant, the choice is yours. Spectacular views, great service, delicious food and a variety to choose from that will make your mouth water are the staple offerings of Sedona’s best restaurants.
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Enjoy authentic, yet contemporary Southwest cuisine in a beautiful setting at the Barking Frog Grille in West Sedona. The Barking Frog offers over 9,000 square feet of dining indulgence. Originally constructed in the early 1990’s by celebrated local builder Monty Wilson, the building has been completely remodeled and divided into several distinct dinning areas offering something for every guest. The Barking Frog serves lunch and dinner daily as well as a full beer, wine and cocktail selection. There’s always a focus on freshness and quality while utilizing the inspirations, ingredients and techniques of both north and south of the border. The team works together to continually provide a fun and unique dining experience for all of our guests. We are also happy to be known as a perfect location for an event of any size. Having hosted hundreds of events to date, we hope you think of the Barking Frog for your next reception, private dinner or corporate function. Please visit our website for menus and more information • 928-204-2000 • 2620 West State Route 89A, Sedona, AZ 86336 • SOUTHWEST, AMERICAN, LUNCH & DINNER, CASUAL- FINE DINING • AE/D/MC/V, $-$$$ • 928-204-2000. • For private events call 928-204-5803 • BarkingFrogGrille.com
The Cowboy Club Grille & Spirits is where high desert cuisine combines with more than fifty years of old west tradition and history. The Cowboy Club is a casual, family oriented restaurant with a full bar that has been serving Sedona and its guests for over 20 years. The décor is Western, showcasing the second largest set of Longhorns in the United States, a number of prominent Cowboy artists’ work, and original wood walls from the building’s early days as a saloon frequented by Elvis Presley and John Wayne. As featured on the Food Network, The New York Times and countless other outlets, the kitchen produces award-winning Angus and Buffalo aged steaks, perfectly prepared game and fresh seafood as well as signature dishes such as our Raspberry Plum BBQ ribs, Cactus Fries and Rattlesnake. We also feature our seasonal cocktail and beer menus as well as our popular margarita list. The setting of the Silver Saddle dining room is romantic, yet rustic with luxurious suede booths and a prominent rock fireplace. It is a casually elegant environment with patio and plaza dining when weather permits. The Cowboy Club opens daily at 11 a.m. • The Silver Saddle opens nightly at 5 p.m. • 928-282-4200 • CowboyClub.com
Nestled in the splendor of Tlaquepaque Village, El Rincon features the finest “Arizona Style Mexican Cuisine” and No. 1-rated margaritas. El Rincon founded in 1976 is the originator of “Arizona Style Mexican Cuisine,” a blending of traditional Mexican food with Navajo influences. Specialties include: hand-rolled Chimichangas, Navajo Pizzas and Fruit Chimichangas for dessert. Dine inside or on the patio under giant sycamores. Open for lunch and dinner daily. Dinner reservations strongly suggested. Creekside entrance Tlaquepaque , 336 S.R. 179, Sedona. MX, L/D/VEG, CAS, MC/V, $$ • 928-282-4648 • Elrinconrestaurant.com
Voted Sedona’s Best Mexican food by Trip advisor for 2015, Javelina Cantina is Sedona’s #1 Sonoran style food destination. Enjoy your meal inside or out on our scenic Red Rock terrace or Arizona patio room. Sizzling fajitas, fish tacos, margaritas and much more! Take advantage of our happy hour in the bar from 3 to 6 p.m. daily! Dog-friendly patio with amazing views, as well as a perfect place to bring large groups! Javelina Cantina is open daily at 11:30 a.m. • Located at 671 S.R. 179 in the Hillside Shopping Center • 928-282-1313 • javelinacantinasedona.com
- JUDI’S RESTAURANT
Judi’s Restaurant is located in the heart of West Sedona. Judi’s is “Sedona’s Hometown Favorite” offering great food, reasonable prices, friendly service, and a cozy atmosphere with fireplaces in each room. We won Best American Food, Best Hamburger and Best Pie in the local newspaper this year. Patrons are so impressed they nicknamed our hamburgers as “Heaven on a Bun” and our baby-back ribs “Heaven On A Bone.” We pride ourselves in home-style cooking, with a flair for creativity in our Continental menu. Enjoy, and we will do the dishes. We are known for our baby-back ribs, steaks, seafood, salads, and delicious sandwiches. Don’t forget to try some of our homemade ice cream and desserts. We have a pet friendly garden patio for your dining pleasure. (weather permitting). • 40 Soldier Pass Road at La Pasada Plaza, Sedona, AZ 86336 • 928-282-4449 • Sedona-restaurants.com
Glistening copper tanks accent the Old World style oak bar at Sedona’s own brewpub, nestled among the shops of the Tlaquepaque Arts & Crafts Village. The opulent wood and polished stone dining area has a classy charm, and the award-winning lagers and ales that flow from those tanks have the substance to match the elegant yet casual interior style. They’re the perfect complement for charbroiled burgers, as well as chicken and pizzas prepared in the Grill’s rotisserie and wood-fired oven. The Red Rock Ribs are an old Sedona favorite. Patio dining is available. Open daily for lunch from 11:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Midday menu 3 p.m. to 5 p.m.; dinner 5 p.m. to close. • MC, Visa, Amex, Discover. • 336 S.R. 179, Suite D201 at Tlaquepaque Arts & Crafts Village. • 928-282-3300 OakCreekPub.com
Comfort food with great views and breakfast until 2PM daily; a local’s favorite since 2008. Located in the Creekside Plaza, just north of Tlaquepaque (at the intersection of 89A and SR 179). Creekside American Bistro is an eclectic, family restaurant with friendly staff and one of the most beautiful Red Rock Views in Sedona. Seasonal menus are the creation of Chef Mercer Mohr, Sedona’s only certified Executive Chef and San Francisco “Chef of the year” award winner. Chef Mohr prides himself on using the freshest, top quality ingredients in his rustic cuisine. Creekside’s award winning Happy Hour serves up creative sharing plates & cocktails at the best prices in town. Open for breakfast, lunch & dinner, 7:30am-10pm. Creekside is just a casual fun place to meet Sedona locals and get a home cooked meal. Bring your furry friend to Creekside’s Pet Friendly Patio and try the Chef’s Doggie Menu. (928) 282-1705 / 251 State Route 179, Suite B8 / Sedona AZ 86336 CreeksideSedona.com Creekside American Bistro is a Mercer’s Kitchen.com concept
Perched on a hillside above Oak Creek, looking across the spectacular Red Rocks of Sedona, you won’t find a more tranquil and beautiful place to relax and enjoy your coffee. We are a micro roaster, shop, café and Javelina Leap wine tasting room. Like all fruit, coffee is seasonal, which means our coffee offerings are constantly changing throughout the year. We are careful to roast each new coffee to bring out the best and tastiest characteristics. Not only do we love roasting coffee, we love to serve it. Drop into our café & wine tasting room; sit on the balcony with one of Sedona’s best Red Rock views, while sipping on one of our favorite brews. 251 State Route 179, Suite C1 / Sedona AZ 86336 / (928) 282-0120 / CreeksideCoffeeSedona.com
Creekside Coffee & Bakery is a Mercer’s Kitchen.com concept
Mercer’s Kitchen (mercerskitchen.com) is a group of award-winning restaurants located in the heart of Sedona, Arizona. From the stunning Creekside views of the Red Rocks to the spectacular sunsets at Mesa Grill, Chef Mercer Mohr has brought his San Francisco style cuisine to one of the most picturesque places in the Southwest. Chef Mercer was awarded “San Francisco Chef of the Year” for his innovative wine dinners and contributions to the New American Cuisine emergence. Chef Mercer’s Wild Thyme Cookbook is now available. Checkout one of Chef Mercer’s Sedona restaurants at mercerskitchen.com MercersKitchen.com Local Sedona Restaurant Group / PO Box 138 / Sedona AZ 86339 / Chef Mercer (415) 305-3248
Picturesque, modern restaurant with incredible sunset views, serving Chef driven organic menus. Open for breakfast, lunch, dinner & Sunday brunch. Mesa Grill features local organic produce and creative Southwest fare. Bring your furry friend to the Mesa’s Pet Friendly Patio and try the Chef’s Doggie Menu. Mesa Grill Sedona is open from 7am to 9pm daily. The menu is inexpensive to moderately priced, and offers healthy salads, burgers, sandwiches and fresh seafood. Happy Hour is from 4PM to 6PM daily. Watch the planes take off while enjoying a Mimosa Flight and original dishes created by Chef Mercer Mohr. Chef Mohr comes to Sedona from San Francisco where he worked as the Executive Chef of the Four Seasons Hotel and was named San Francisco “Chef of the Year”. MesaGrillSedona.com
Great food, spectacular views, live music, dancing, Sports Bar, Olde Sedona Bar & Grill has it all. Located in the heart of West Sedona, Olde Sedona offers the best selection of American Southwestern foods, with a delicious eclectic menu stretching from authentic Mexican meals, to fine Italian cooking, to the best homemade hamburgers in the Sedona Red Rock country. Be sure to visit Olde Sedona Bar & Grill and enjoy dining on its beautiful open air upper deck that boasts a panoramic view of some of Sedona’s most beautiful rock formations.1405S.R.89A • MX,A,S,I,L,D,RS,LM,K, DJ,D,AE,MC, V • $$$ • 928-282-5670 • email@example.com • oldesedona.com
Food, Fun and Music. Sound Bites Grill, conveniently located in the center of Sedona at the Hyatt Shops, tagged as a modern day supper club, is a music-themed restaurant and live-entertainment venue specializing in World Comfort Food. Some call it a fine line between a restaurant and a nightclub. Sound Bites Grill has an extensive by-the-glass wine program and weekly wine tastings on Wednesdays from 5-7 p.m. The menu features all natural beef and steaks, smart chicken, fresh seafood and a variety of healthy choices. Enjoy the panoramic views from our negative edge patio with some of the best Red Rock Views for dining. The celebrity show lounge features the best entertainment Sedona has to offer from live music, national acts, touring bands to comedians and magicians. Complete with a stage, professional lighting and sound system and dance floor this venue is great for large groups, corporate parties and wedding receptions. Tour operators love this venue as well. Famous signed guitars are available to view and some to purchase in the Guitar Gallery. Proceeds benefit music education. Open Lunch and Dinner Daily! Late Night Dining. Located at 101 S.R. 89A, Ste. F29, Sedona AZ. 928-282-2713 • firstname.lastname@example.org • soundbitesgrill.com
Szechuan Restaurant is the home of Sedona, Arizona’s favorite Szechuan food, sushi, and martinis at the Martini Bar. Enjoy authentic Chinese and Japanese food. In the Martini Bar, we offer a complete selection of old-favorite martinis as well as many other varieties. We also provide carry out orders and catering for parties. We are open Sun-Thurs 11 a.m. to 9:15 p.m. • Fri-Sat 11 a.m. to 9:45 p.m. We deliver from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. L, D, LM, RS, CAS, $-$$$, AE/D/V/MC • 1350 S.R. 89A The Olde Market Place • 928-282-9288 • szechuansedona.net
Discover Sedona’s secret gem. Enjoy outdoor dining on the covered patio overlooking our lush golf course. The menu offers great food at affordable prices. T.Carl’s Restaurant now has a doggie-dining area on the outside patio. Serving breakfast, lunch and dinner, 7-days a week. 1752 SR 179. C, B/L/D, CAS, AE/MC/V, $$ • 928-203-5936 • PocoDiablo.com
Sedona’s Sports Bar! All your favorite beverages including a great selection of local microbrews and local fine wines. Catch your favorite sporting event on our 50-inch flat screen and big screen TV. Poco Diablo Resort, 1752 SR 179. S, L/D/VEG, CAS, AE/V, $$. • 928-203-5940 • PocoDiablo.com
After months of love and labor, restaurateurs Mark and Lisa Shugrue are excited to welcome you to The Hudson, a new neighborhood eatery. Executive Chef Jeff Storcz (formerly of the Greyhawk Golf Club and Ritz-Carlton) has crafted a menu inspired by modern American grill fare with appetizers including: barbecued shrimp, calamari, bruschetta and charcuterie boards. Other dishes include; seven beautiful salads, burgers, a crispy chicken sandwich, ribs, 30-day aged all prime steaks and fresh seafood. We offer a delicious selection of homemade desserts. Enjoy our great cocktails, wine and a fun, inviting, family-like atmosphere. Chef Jeff sources fresh ingredients from local vendors, including micro greens and other produce from a local farm and farmer’s markets. Our calamari is flown in from Foley Farms on the East Coast. The Hudson’s industrial chic design provides an open dining room, central bar, lounge and the best deck views in town. Come join us for an unforgettable dining experience. Open for lunch and dinner daily 11:30 a.m.- Close • 671 S. R. 179 at Hillside Sedona on the top level • 928-862-4099 • TheHudsonSedona.com.