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Horny Toad

) #5 of 61 Restaurants in Cave Creek $$ - $$$ American, ,
6738 E Cave Creek Rd, Cave Creek, AZ 85331-8640
+1 480-488-9542
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good36%
  • Average17%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“fried chicken” (116 reviews)
“fries” (44 reviews)
Opens in 15 min
All hours
American, Southwestern, Bar
$$ - $$$
6738 E Cave Creek Rd, Cave Creek, AZ 85331-8640
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Reviews (413)
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Reviewed 23 July 2016

If you come here just order the Fried Chicken. Beef ribs were all sinew, horrible, frajitas were ok. Just order the Fried Chicken and you will enjoy it!

Thank Avonlm
Reviewed 23 July 2016

If you're looking for fried chicken in the Valley of the Sun, this is your place. Nothing else compares.

Thank Influencer
Reviewed 18 July 2016

We enjoyed our dinner here, the food was good, nice selection of wine and beer, good service and loved the western motif.

Thank Mimi7173
Reviewed 15 July 2016

I eat here about 4 times a year, mostly with company form out of town. Good food, cold drinks and awesome desert.

Thank BigdogAZ2014
Reviewed 6 July 2016

It's a rustic atmosphere with country music playing over the speakers and we sat in a booth. I highly recommend the fried chicken lunch! My husband and I split it and there were 2 pieces of chicken for each of us and it was only...More

Thank tlcaz1
Reviewed 6 July 2016

Went last week with very old friends who had never visited here before. Very warmly greeted and seated. Each of us had something different. Service was excellent and each dish was great. I think after trying several restaurants in this small area, Horny Toad continually...More

Thank kathyhouston
Reviewed 2 July 2016

I've had better burgers many other places. Wine by he glass was way too expensive. Good fries. Fun place inside.

Thank Jack L
Reviewed 2 July 2016

Cute little Southwestern restaurant. Had lunch with a colleague and it was really good. Recommend for families, friends, or couples looking for something different.

Thank Jen M
Reviewed 27 June 2016 via mobile

We stopped at The Horny Toad for a quick bite on our way through Cave Creek. Sadly, the cute little stores were already closed since it was still winter hours. The food was good, but the wait was pretty long for a party of 5....More

Thank Megs1981
Reviewed 27 June 2016

Fried Chicken is the signature dish but the menu has lots of other choices. The décor is early Arizona. A must for out of town visitors. The service was great and the food plentiful and delicious without being overly expensive. The apple cobbler is outstanding...More

Thank Lynn G
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Annette H
Do they have vegetarian options?
13 September 2016|
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Response from nomad5253 | Reviewed this property |
Do not recall
do you have any entertainment?
18 March 2016|
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Response from Shelley U | Reviewed this property |
Hi, It seems they might have music there, on the patio at nights not sure which nights or how often..a lot of bars up there do have music tho.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
American, Southwestern, Bar
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6738 E Cave Creek Rd, Cave Creek, AZ 85331-8640
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Central Arizona  >  Cave Creek
  • Phone Number: +1 480-488-9542
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