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Cafe Monarch

6939 E 1st Ave, Ste 102, Scottsdale, AZ 85251-4329
+1 480-970-7682
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  • Excellent87%
  • Very good8%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
6939 E 1st Ave, Ste 102, Scottsdale, AZ 85251-4329
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Reviewed yesterday

My husband and I dined at Cafe Monarch light night along with our daughter and her husband. We have lived in the Phoenix metro area since 1982 and I have to say this was one of the best, if not the best, dining experiences we...More

Thank _leslieseligmann
Reviewed yesterday

Very quaint spot in old town Scottsdale. Somewhat pricey, but for a great 5+ course meal, it's just the spot for a romantic dining experience.

Thank Matt D
Reviewed yesterday

This is absolutely the best restaurant in Scottsdale. It has everything that makes a restaurant great - - lovely ambience and fabulous food. A perfect place for a special occasion. Can not wait to go back.

Thank sscottjoplin
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Best 5 star experience in Arizona, the entire evening was first rate. This place is on par with the finest restaurants in NYC, San Francisco.

Thank Scott s
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Loved this restaurant. Ate with my wife while spending a long weekend in Scottsdale. Great food. Everything was perfect. Waiter was well-informed and personable. Atmosphere was romantic but not overly pretentious. Can’t say enough good things. Price wasn’t too bad as you pay about 100...More

Thank GitOutaHere
Reviewed yesterday

I love how they are always changing up the menu. The atmosphere is very romantic but also great for a small family gathering. It's quite pricey but well worth it!

Thank Erin C
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

There isn’t enough room to describe how good everything is here. Food, service, it’s all unbelievably great. So I will say, just go!!!

Thank MCLG2013
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Found this through TripAdvisor and made the reservation. The decor inside and out is beautiful and welcoming; very romantic. The staff; exceptionally friendly, helpful and professional. The food from the presentation to the flavor was beyond expectations. Well worth the price. Keep in mind it...More

Thank Troy A
Reviewed 4 days ago

This was our third visit to Cafe Monarch and our first since their move into their new space. While there was something quaint and romantic about the small, over-stuffed garden dining room location, their new space is breathtakingly beautiful. (Was)Sam has been in charge of...More

2  Thank christinemeyermd
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I can’t say enough about how great our main server Noah, the entire team, of course the chef and kitchen staff were last night! They made our bday dinner unforgettable! Only trouble- it will be hard for any restaurant from here in to compare! Kudos...More

Thank Jill D
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Joyce H
22 February 2018|
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Response from L1drake | Reviewed this property |
Quite a range of outfits from very posh...cocktail style, to pretty casual... sweater and pants. More were in the smart casual range.
22 May 2017|
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Response from Robert K | Reviewed this property |
What a wonderful gift and this is the place as there is only one restaurant in AZ like the Monarch. Call them and tell them your plan. They will work it out for you as long as you give them a date & time and of course a... More
17 June 2016|
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Response from Katy M | Reviewed this property |
I think I actually remember them identifying a couple items that way but am not sure. When I called to confirm our reservation, they specifically asked about anything they should know regarding our diets.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 75 - USD 140
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6939 E 1st Ave, Ste 102, Scottsdale, AZ 85251-4329
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Central Arizona  >  Scottsdale
  • Phone Number: +1 480-970-7682
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Café Monarch, in Old Town Scottsdale, is a family-owned and operated restaurant offering an ultra-romantic setting for your birthday, anniversary, special occasion, or extravagant night out. The four-course menu is altered weekly and features local, organic, sustainable and premium ingredients. In addition to the consistent quality of food and service, Café Monarch continuously evolves the menu, dining room, and service standards. All with the objective of maintaining a vibrant and beloved guest experience. All servers are trained through the Court of Master Sommeliers program, all having extensive food and wine knowledge.
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