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Horny Toad

$$ - $$$American, ,
6738 E Cave Creek Rd, Cave Creek, AZ 85331-8640
+1 480-488-9542
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good36%
  • Average17%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“fried chicken” (126 reviews)
“fries” (40 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 am - 10:00 pmAll hours
American, Southwestern, Bar
$$ - $$$
6738 E Cave Creek Rd, Cave Creek, AZ 85331-8640
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Reviewed 21 November 2016

went about noon on a Sunday. The rest of the strip had a lot more bikers and we where not up for potential loud or drinks. Staff was great! food was good. The only reason for the lower rating is that I ordered a fish...More

Thank monicadj
Reviewed 18 November 2016

Service not overly friendly or helpful. Tried to explain food allergie and what could be accommodated. Food was not great.

Thank Heather D
Reviewed 10 November 2016

Liver and onions, small dinner salad, fries, vegetables always the Best....never have had better liver in 50 years... Fried chicken always fresh and delicious. Mashed potatoes a little lumpy and cole slaw so..so....service usually pretty good, sometimes too busy with a little wait. ..

2  Thank James C
Reviewed 31 October 2016

Love the old West atmosphere of the place. The staff was prompt and courteous and the food was more then we could eat. The servings are more than ample, especially the chicken which was some of the best we have ever had. The prices are...More

1  Thank lola10116
Reviewed 30 October 2016

We were just here for a very nice dinner in a very comfortable booth inside where I love the AC! We started with drinks. They have a great full bar with lots of exciting drinks. But, we settled for a glass of wine. My wife...More

2  Thank eddiethea
Reviewed 28 October 2016

The food was average. The atmosphere was different. The staff was OK. There are many places in town to eat this was just average.

Thank Patti L
Reviewed 28 October 2016

Went to the Horny Toad since we were in the area and a friend had recommended it. We heard the fried chicken was great. Wanted to order the special with two pieces of chicken and ribs. Was told you couldn't request white meat if you...More

Thank travelmom68
Reviewed 18 October 2016

We went to the Horny Toad restaurant for Dinner the food was Great. The restaurant has a cool atmosphere & they also have an outdoor patio for Dining. If your in the area you will enjoy this restaurant.

Thank jason b
Reviewed 18 October 2016

This is one of the oldest restaurants in Cave Creek so they must be doing something right, but it does nothing for me. Standard Cave Creek pub grub that is no different from a dozen other establishments in the immediate vicinity. Some find the indoor...More

Thank ApacheTrout
Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

This place has been there for 40 years and the fried chicken is the best...never dry and always perfect with generous portions!!!

Thank mcgraven
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Questions & Answers
Annette H
14 September 2016|
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Response from nomad5253 | Reviewed this property |
Do not recall
19 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
USD 20
American, Southwestern, Bar
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
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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