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El Tovar Lodge Dining Room

6312 South Fiddlers Green Circle, Suite 600N, El Tovar Hotel, Grand Canyon National Park, AZ 86023
+1 928-638-2631
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good31%
  • Average14%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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“breakfast” (771 reviews)
“quail” (57 reviews)
“quiche” (48 reviews)
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06:30 - 22:00All hours
American, Southwestern, Bar, Soups, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
6312 South Fiddlers Green Circle, Suite 600N, El Tovar Hotel, Grand Canyon National Park, AZ 86023
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Reviewed yesterday

Dinner and Breakfast has a good selection and good food, but not gourmet food. Numerous servers who are friendly and attentive, Reservations for dinner must be made well in advance for high season. Breakfast and lunch is first come, first served--although we found no wait...More

Thank daggertravel
Reviewed 2 days ago

We had a great dinner and a great breakfast here. The waitstaff was very pleasant and efficient, ESPECIALLY the assistant servers Mimi and Erica. They were like little dynamos! The food was really good especially the triple pancakes with prickly pear syrup. I highly recommend...More

Thank Richard U
Reviewed 5 days ago

One would not think that a house salad, scalloped potatoes, or a grilled cheese would be items that could be made poorly. The El Tovar dining room managed a trifecta, making all three inedible. We had reservations for both nights we were there but after...More

Thank Gertsen
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

After a busy day, we enjoyed a delicious dinner with attentive service in this historic dining room. Although we typically don't order dessert, we could not resist the desserts prominently displayed at the entry of the dining room. Be forewarned - desserts are pricey and...More

Thank TravelingMamaGlv
Reviewed 6 days ago

The El Tovar dining room markets itself has a fine dining restaurant, but the food dishes are very mediocre. We ordered the seared tuna dish which was chewy and not seared at all. On the other hand the steak was good. The general presentation was...More

Thank Muri F
Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent food, formal dining yet grubby tourists made very welcome! The building is CCC era, amazing architecture, well maintained, a delight to see.

Thank Peggy C
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was my second time to the Grand Canyon and I was happy to get a reservation for dinner at the El Tovar. I know most will say it's better for breakfast but we were tired and wanted something convenient and special. We got drinks...More

Thank TripswithKidz
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We enjoyed Father's Day dinner here. The restaurant is huge. Very fitting for the Grand Canyon. Very nice setting with large windows and huge ceiling beams. The food was great. Three of us had filet mignon. They were most tender flavorful pieces of meat we'd...More

Thank lmrf2004
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a lovely dinner in The Teddy Roosevelt room (private dining room of the El Tovar) during our stay at the El Tovar. The service was very attentive and our server was very knowledgeable on the menu, as well as the comprehensive wine list....More

Thank Strubes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had dinner there during our trip to the Grand Canyon. They had a bit of a wait, so would recommend reservations ahead of time. The overall experience was great, we did not have a view of the canyon as we were away from the...More

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Questions & Answers
25 July 2017|
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Response from nancy w | Reviewed this property |
There isn't one. Everything from shorts to nice clothes.
Linda T
4 June 2017|
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Response from Rosalie K | Reviewed this property |
There's a view of the rim from the restaurant. It is a nice view but limited to the tables near the window. Thus, if you sit elsewhere in this large establishment you will not have a view of the Canyon.
25 April 2017|
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Response from Irene W | Reviewed this property |
Not really. We went in for breakfast wearing jeans, t-shirts and hiking boots.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, View, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
06:30 - 22:00
06:30 - 22:00
06:30 - 22:00
06:30 - 22:00
06:30 - 22:00
06:30 - 22:00
06:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6312 South Fiddlers Green Circle, Suite 600N, El Tovar Hotel, Grand Canyon National Park, AZ 86023
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Grand Canyon National Park
  • Phone Number: +1 928-638-2631
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