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Gerardo's Firewood Cafe

512 N Beeline Hwy, Payson, AZ 85541-3702
+1 928-468-6500
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good28%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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“lasagna” (22 reviews)
“cannoli” (8 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
512 N Beeline Hwy, Payson, AZ 85541-3702
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We enjoyed the food, we would have liked the waitress to tell us the specials, I think she was having an off day. The menu did not have a lot of items to choose from but what we would have ordered ended up as the...More

Thank kfardis
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just love anything they make. Their soups are to die for and their Italian dishes are the best. On top of all of that, the owners are super people very involved in the community. I've taken business associates there and the remarks are always the...More

1  Thank Mike Y
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The special last night at Gerardo's was Penne Arrabbiata, Just enough spice to make it an amazing and not overpowering dish. Loved it. Maybe it should be put on the Menu as an everyday meal selection?

Thank Aprfool2u
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I drive up from Phoenix just to eat at Gerardo's. Their food is just like the Italian food we enjoyed in Little Italy in New York City, and Arthur Ave. in the Bronx. My favorite is the eggplant Parmigian. My husband tries...More

Thank Faith D
Reviewed 20 June 2017

Very disappointed, since this place was rated #2 in Payson, AZ. Ordered the crab cake special as an appetizer, came out warm. For our entrée ordered the lasagna, which came out hot, but had no flavor. Was suppose to be made with fresh pasta, but...More

Thank Michael M
Reviewed 14 June 2017

From the moment you enter the smells will tempt you to try something new. There are daily specials and you can enjoy your meal and a nice wine. They are closed on Monday but make sure you try this Payson gem.

Thank deck426
Reviewed 14 June 2017

We enjoyed Italian Perfection at Gerardo's Firewood Cafe in Payson. The service was excellent and the food fabulous! If you are going through Payson make a stop here!

Thank StevieVnuk
Reviewed 7 June 2017 via mobile

Great mostly from scratch food. If you want a nice meal in Payson that's not a steak house this is your spot. Family owned and operated. Great service friendly service. Lobster mac & cheese is amazing!

Thank Joel D
Reviewed 5 June 2017 via mobile

Such a super find...terrific antipasto and spaghetti with meatballs with real good ice tea. The best was tiramisu huge and absolutely delicious. We are outside on patio in perfect weather.

Thank ArizonaNancy2014
Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

Completely amazed!! So delicious. Highly recommend. Worth the trip in the beautiful pines. Easy to find. Be sure to save room for Salted Caramel Gelato.

1  Thank MattaMan1
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15 May 2017|
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Response from denise s | Reviewed this property |
I would call the restaurant, things change. awesome food
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$19
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Television, Free Wifi, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 - 20:00
15:00 - 20:30
15:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 512 N Beeline Hwy, Payson, AZ 85541-3702
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Payson
  • Phone Number: +1 928-468-6500
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