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Cafe Jose Restaurant

2370 West Highway 89A, in Safeway Plaza, Sedona, AZ 86336
+1 928-282-0299
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good27%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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Open Now
6:00 AM - 8:00 PMAll hours
Southwestern, Mexican, American, Cafe, Fast food, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
2370 West Highway 89A, in Safeway Plaza, Sedona, AZ 86336
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Reviewed yesterday

Based on one of the previous recent reviews, There is no satisfying some folks. We found this restaurant to be just fine. Is it "fine dining"? No, unless you mean good food at fair prices. Our server, Fabian, and hostess, Colleen, were friendly and professional.our...More

Thank BarbaraD523
Reviewed 3 days ago

We love the breakfast best of all! Always fresh and good! Service is always great! Laycee is amazing! Always friendly and on top of her game! Excellent place to bring big families too!

1  Thank anitaortega1016
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very friendly staff with very good value, the prime rib was excellent and very ample. The manager Christy and waitress were both very attentive to our drink requests and accommodating. The acoustic were pleasing not too noisy even though a large space. Wish I was...More

1  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 1 week ago

Cafe Jose is one of those rare-find local family-friendly restaurants which are difficult to come by as a tourist. It's just a casual place but the staff are wonderful, the home-cooking comfort food is great, and the price is right. Our server Fabian was attentive...More

4  Thank Gartenkerl
ramblinrose52, Owner at Cafe Jose Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for such a pleasant review about your experience at Cafe Jose. Fabian was just promoted from host to server. He definitely has the right attitude for the job and we are pleased to hear he provided you a great dining experience. Thank you...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We were hoping for a great yet reasonably priced meal here but we were so disappointed. The menu was huge and it appeared to try to appeal to those who like home comfort cooking. It was nothing like any home cooking I have ever had....More

1  Thank MaryEllenM27
Reviewed 1 week ago

Loved this place and visited 4 times in 4 days. The fajita dish was huge and scrumptious! So were the desserts, particularly the deep fried ice cream. The desserts were quite a value for their price. The service - Fabian, Taylor, Colleen just to name...More

3  Thank Jonathan F
Reviewed 1 week ago

This Cafe' was recommended to me by my physician's two assistants as a good place to have breakfast after fasting for blood work. Only having enjoyed breakfasts there after visiting my Doc, I have never been disappointed and consider breakfasts there a special treat. Overall...More

2  Thank Bill N
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stopped here for a quick take-out meal. About $10 a meal, some less expensive options as well. Ordered a ham and cheese omelette and chorizo and egg meal. Real fast, real good! Would recommend! Thx

2  Thank Brittany H
Reviewed 1 week ago

Meal was very good 5/5 Atmosphere was 4/5 Service was 4/5 I had the chicken fried steak and it was on the small size from what I have had at other places but this was also the best flavored chicken fried steak I have ever...More

2  Thank SandyV2
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was SO HAPPY to know that Cafe Jose was open on Christmas. As a single traveler, it was a challenge to find a great menu with good choices, and within walking distance. The Belgian waffles were great, along with blueberries and a side of...More

3  Thank Diane W
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28 April 2016|
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Response from Jan F | Reviewed this property |
I have no idea...I would check their website or call them directly.
23 February 2016|
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Response from fl1217 | Reviewed this property |
I really didn't pay attention to that because we don't have any small children and we didn't have any with us. Perhaps you can check out their menu, if it's online, to see if they have a children's menu.
Tom S
6 September 2015|
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Response from SedonaTraveler123 | Reviewed this property |
Breakfast is available all the time and is excellent at an affordable price.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$14
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
6:00 AM - 8:00 PM
6:00 AM - 8:00 PM
6:00 AM - 8:00 PM
6:00 AM - 8:00 PM
6:00 AM - 8:00 PM
6:00 AM - 8:00 PM
6:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2370 West Highway 89A, in Safeway Plaza, Sedona, AZ 86336
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Sedona
  • Phone Number: +1 928-282-0299
Despite the name, Cafe Jose serves good old-fashioned home style cooking. It is a classic American diner which also happens to serve good Mexican food. Breakfast, lunch and dinner are served all day. Cafe Jose is a favorite spot for local residents. It has won the local award for the past several years for "Best Home Cooking," "Best Breakfast," "Best Family Dining." "Friendliest Wait Staff," and "Best Overall Bargain." The food is not fancy, but it is tasty and served with a smile. The portions are large, but meals are priced to fit anyone's budget.
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