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Cafe Roka

35 Main St, Bisbee, AZ 85603-9901
+1 520-432-5153
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  • Excellent80%
  • Very good14%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“sorbet” (80 reviews)
“sea bass” (35 reviews)
“duck” (38 reviews)
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American, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
35 Main St, Bisbee, AZ 85603-9901
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

From the minute we walked through the doors of Cafe Roka, we knew we made the correct choice. The staff’s welcome was not only friendly but genuine. It’s a perfect romantic spot that me and my wife of twelve years fell into. The food was...More

Thank dannybrown1793
Reviewed yesterday

The chef at Cafe Roka could compete with culinary giants in San Francisco, Paris, or any venue where fine dining is a given, in my opinion. Wow. The short ribs were falling-off-the-bone, melt-in-your-mouth delicious. For me, the pièce de résistance was the special: sea bass...More

Thank RoamerJ
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I was nearby visiting my sister who had been told by many about this little gem. So glad that we made reservations the week before and were able to get in. Great ambiance, service and jazz playing in the background. The place quickly filled up...More

Thank lkchome
fmiller100, Manager at Cafe Roka, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Sometimes we wish we could clone ourselves! Thanks for your review, always receptive to comments about any aspect of Roka.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Living close to the Jersey shore, I have had really good fish at many excellent seafood restaurant's. I was blown away at the tuna meal, with lump crab meat & 3 large shrimp that I experienced at this restaurant. It rates high on any list...More

Thank Ray H
fmiller100, Manager at Cafe Roka, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

thank you!

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Cafe Roka serves exceptional food for a great price. Each entree includes soup, salad and palate cleansing sorbet. And the flavours are amazing: roasted tomato soup, a crisp green salad with a variety of greens and a lemon vinaigrette, a lime sorbet followed by my...More

Thank shmacculloch
fmiller100, Manager at Cafe Roka, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thanks for your most excellent review of our food and service.

Reviewed 1 week ago

Small, changing menu. Ate there two nights in a row it was so good! The bartender, Fred, really know how to make a great cocktail, too.

Thank Robert H
fmiller100, Manager at Cafe Roka, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you for the compliment! You know we like those repeat guests....

Reviewed 1 week ago

Positive remarks first: the entrees our party ordered—lamb meatballs and yellow fin tuna salad—were quite good, as was the lemon sorbet “third course” and the dinner bread. Also a positive: there is an upstairs dining room, away from the worst of the “live music.” Negative...More

3  Thank X4795RMjohnc
fmiller100, Manager at Cafe Roka, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

This is one of those reviews that make many assumptions about our cooking, drink mixing. Many are wrong. This reply is extensive in an effort to expand and rebut points made by this customer. Read on for our point of view....1. We like live music,...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Cafe Roka seems to be the nice splurge spot in Bisbee. We dined with three other couples on an October Saturday night. We were seated quickly at a large table upstairs. The staff were friendly and helpful. The lighting was intimate and the table settings...More

1  Thank IllyCoffeeDrinkers
fmiller100, Manager at Cafe Roka, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your complete review.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Roka was everything we were told. Delicious, unusual plates all with small soup, salad, and tart sorbet before the entree. We had the Sweet Potato Strudel with vegetables and two sauces and the shrimp pasta dish. Both Fabulous 5 stars. Wine selection excellent. We sat...More

Thank Thomas R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A wonderful place for dinner, very good food, good wine,a full bar, great staff, overall a great place to visit, when in Bisbee.

Thank randykiel23
fmiller100, Manager at Cafe Roka, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you. Please come again.

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Questions & Answers
27 January 2017|
Response from fmiller100 | Property representative |
On vacation. will reopen tomorrow fri/27, sat/28, sun/29 ...Then resume regular Thur-Sat 5-9 and Sun 3-8. We will be open special Tuesday/Valentine's day 5-9.
22 January 2017|
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Response from Donna S | Reviewed this property |
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Response from CafeRokaAZ | Property representative |
We do! Reservations are suggested. You can make a reservation by calling (520) 432-5153.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 17 - USD 38
Dinner, Drinks, After-hours
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 35 Main St, Bisbee, AZ 85603-9901
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Bisbee
  • Phone Number: +1 520-432-5153
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Unique flavor combinations, vivid colors, opposing textures are featured in original recipes on the entree and starters menu. A carefully chosen wine list and a full bar featuring classic drinks complements the food menu. The vivacious atmosphere in the Art Deco building creates not just a satisfying meal, but a convivial dining experience. Come to celebrate love of good food, a life milestone, or if you are just plain hungry. You will find what is truly one of the great rural restaurants in Arizona. there is live music every Friday and Sunday night. Cafe Roka serves Food to Live For!
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