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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 3 days ago via mobile

We came here with friends and it was really good. We did the four courses and was not disappointed. Everyone had the cauliflower soup but I have a food allergy to cauliflower and the kitchen staff prepared something special for me and it was divine;...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank DayDreamer13
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Delicious food, helping staffs, no long waiting is necessary, inexpensive bill, our every weekend dine out place,

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank kp20025
Reviewed 5 days ago

What a beautiful setting, indoors as well as their cozy courtyard. They accommodated my pickiness allowing me to pick the kampachi from the main menu and the vegetarian choices from the other menu. Great oyster mushroom on crispy rice cake and soy glaze, yummy faro...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Julie F
Reviewed 5 days ago

My wife and I dined at the Monarch Cafe this summer for our wedding anniversary . We had a wonderful evening. The food was well prepared, tasty, and very creative. The dining room reminded us of places we have eaten at in Paris or London....More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank 484travelor777
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

One of the best meals I have had. It was a set menu and lots of different choices. All the food was amazing as well as the service

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank travelleronepg
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We dined here for our 37th Anniversary. This was one of our favorite dining experiences. The atmosphere, food, and service are excellent. Reminded us of one of our favorite restaurants in Manhattan - Gabriel Kreuther's.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Alan E
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Wish it hadn't taken me so long to dine at this fantastic place. The minute you walk up to the restaurant you begin to feel excited for your next food experience, the decor is fine dining , but comfortable and well lit. The service is...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank 920briand
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great start with an escobar cocktail. We then continued with a set menu. Service was absolutely perfect, both in terms of timing and friendliness of staff. The food is just excellent, the cooking is perfect.The wine list is great. The terrasse is very nice, lots...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank zelal25
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The restaurant is beautiful. We had to wait for about 10 minutes before our table was available, but the bar was very nice and the noise level low. Once seated, the wait staff took great care of us. There was an extensive wine list, and...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Sonomagrl
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

This is a very special restaurant. From the bar to have a drink or in the main body of the restaurant the service is impeccable. The food was to die for good. Highly recommend this place but be prepared it is a pricey place.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Clifford K
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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
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  • 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
  • E-mail
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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