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Don & Charlie's

7501 E Camelback Rd, Scottsdale, AZ 85251-3510
+1 480-990-0900
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good31%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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“chopped liver” (36 reviews)
“ribs” (158 reviews)
“prime rib” (70 reviews)
Open Now
17:00 - 21:30All hours
American, Steakhouse, Soups, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
7501 E Camelback Rd, Scottsdale, AZ 85251-3510
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Reviewed yesterday

Seems like yesterday the last time I really enjoyed Don & Charlie's. But it must have been several years ago because some of the significant changes that have occurred since then. Restaurant still has the club house feel. Nice setting and good service. But that's...More

Thank 702larrye
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Food quality here is second to none, I'm very fussy when it comes to steak. Chose the 16oz New York Strip, I like mine well done, not alive slightly !!! Was cooked to perfection, still moist, hot through to the end, yummy !!! Also had...More

Thank matzxr
DonCarson2017, Owner at Don & Charlie's, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hi matzxr, Thanks for taking the time to share your dining experience at D&C's. I hope to meet you on your next visit and thank you personally. Don

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had the Parmesan Crusted New York with baked potato and a house salad. The steak was average quality for a $33 entree. Reminded me of a chain steakhouse. I suspect that one of the $40-45 steaks is better. The baked potato and house salad...More

1  Thank M C
DonCarson2017, Owner at Don & Charlie's, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Dear MC, Normally I would invite a guest back for dinner but you don't do average. I thank my lucky stars you are in a distinct minority. I wish you nothing but the best in your future dining endeavors.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I were visiting family in Arizona and we all decided to go to Don & Charlie's for dinner. We had all prrviously eaten at Carson's Ribs in the Chicagoland area so yes, we were going to compare. It would have been nice...More

1  Thank kirkbstein
DonCarson2017, Owner at Don & Charlie's, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Dear kirkbstein, Thanks for sharing your experience at D&C's. I eliminated the complementary Chopped Liver about 6 or 7 years ago. It is our number 1 selling appetizer. Please ask for me on your next visit. I would love to thank you personally. Best wishes,...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I had the filet, and Maureen was our server. She made sure we had the full dining experience by allowing us the time to enjoy our wine, salad, and conversation. She was very personable and efficient. I have been in the food industry for decades,...More

1  Thank itextrish
DonCarson2017, Owner at Don & Charlie's, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hi itextrish, Thanks for taking the time to share your experience at D&C's. Maureen is a valuable and sincere member of our team. Don

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Ate here for the first time in years based on the recent good reviews. Made a reservation but had to wait half an hour after our reserved time to be seated. By the time we were seated and served the BBQ entree I wanted had...More

Thank BigWilliamWallace
DonCarson2017, Owner at Don & Charlie's, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Dear BigWillamWallace, I'm sorry things do not go smoothly on your visit. I can be reached at 480-990-0900. I hope to hear from you . Best wishes , Don Carson

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Fun place in Scottsdale. Tons of baseball memorabilia to look at. Pam, our server, was attentive. Everyone liked their food. The crusted ribeye (44$) and the full rack of ribs (29$) were winners. I got the ribs charred as recommended with the southwest sauce, which...More

1  Thank Ellen28
DonCarson2017, Owner at Don & Charlie's, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Morning Ellen, Thanks for taking the time to share your experience at D&C's. I shall share your thoughts at our daily staff meeting. I'm so glad you enjoyed your wedge. All our dressings are made from scratch. Thanks again. Don Carson

Reviewed 13 August 2017

Went because of the good reviews and weren't disappointed on our first trip to Scottsdale. The prime rib and fillets we had were very tender and cooked to perfection. A potato dish or other side did come with our entree. Cocktails were good and the...More

1  Thank brookhillbob
Reviewed 5 August 2017

Don't bother spending too much money on less than average food. Steaks were overcooked, chicken tenders were tough, chopped steak was mealier than bad meatloaf, onion strings were not served hot and spinach/artichoke dip was dry and chalky. The mac/cheese and the twice backed potatoes...More

4  Thank Lisa C
Reviewed 3 August 2017

We went for a birthday celebration and I had never been to this restaurant. It has lots of baseball "stuff" and had a dark feel to it with low ceilings. I was disappointed at first, but our waiter Ronnie made it a fun and funny...More

1  Thank Dougke
DonCarson2017, Owner at Don & Charlie's, responded to this reviewResponded 4 August 2017

Morning Dougke, Thanks for choosing D&C's for your HB celebration. Robbie is indeed a character. I shall share your comments at our daily staff meeting. Best wishes, Don Carson

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jerrie a
20 June 2017|
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Response from Connie R | Reviewed this property |
I don't know. We have never gone for happy hour. Sorry
17 May 2017|
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Response from DonCarson2017 | Property representative |
Yes you can!!
20 March 2016|
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Response from Robert K | Reviewed this property |
Nothing posted. Casual is fine.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$25 - US$45
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7501 E Camelback Rd, Scottsdale, AZ 85251-3510
    (75th St. (3 blocks east of Scottsdale Rd))
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Central Arizona  >  Scottsdale>  > Downtown Scottsdale
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown Scottsdale
  • Phone Number: +1 480-990-0900
Since 1981 Don and Charlie's has been serving prime steaks, BBQ baby back ribs, BBQ chicken, prime rib, fresh fish and many other entrees that are indicative to our Chicago roots. Don, the management team and the staff deliver professional and friendly service in relaxed surroundings. After 35 years, satisfying our guest is still our number one goal.
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