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Junction Restaurant

100 Main Street, Chinle, AZ 86503
+1 928-674-8443
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Overview
  • Excellent30%
  • Very good33%
  • Average26%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“fry bread” (111 reviews)
“lamb stew” (47 reviews)
“stews” (10 reviews)
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All hours
CUISINES
American, Native American, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
DETAILS
100 Main Street, Chinle, AZ 86503
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Today we ate at Junction Restaurant, and received POOR customer service, we were rudely ignored that no one checked on our table and even took our orders except for the bussers who asked if we needed refills on our drinks, when we did our order...More

Thank schweeny1
BWCanyondeChelly, Guest Relations Manager at Junction Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear Local Guest: I have researched your complaint. It took some time as your Trip Advisor review is a new account with only one review which is our restaurant. The screen name is different from your name. We did not find any registered complaints on...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Staying at the Best Western, this restaurant is opposite and one of the few, if not the only, options if you do not want to eat fast food. We were hugely disappointed. My husband ordered seafood, which he was later told they were out of....More

Thank acwNederland
BWCanyondeChelly, Guest Relations Manager at Junction Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear Guest: Thank you for choosing to dine with us. We apologize that we did not meet your expectations. In regards to the seafood, at times, just like other restaurants, we may run out of a specific entree for the evening. Because we have some...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Some use the phrase "goin' to the well once too often". Our dinner was decent, even tasty. I had the pasta, which was hot and pretty good. But...it was served in a foil steep sided container, one like you'd get a tub of mac and...More

Thank Martin H
BWCanyondeChelly, Guest Relations Manager at Junction Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear Guest: We apologize that we did not meet your expectations. We do cook to order all entrees. The server would have been more than happy to exchange your breakfast for another entree. In regards to the Pasta, you ordered from our Pizza Hut Express...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Had supper there one Sunday evening (Closes up at 7:30) and the tex mex meal was very good. I doin't know what the other menu is like for breakfast / lunch.

Thank Y2190ZRdave
BWCanyondeChelly, Guest Relations Manager at Junction Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear Guest: Thank you for choosing to dine at the Junction Restaurant located next to the Best Western Canyon de Chelly Inn. We were pleased to hear that you enjoyed your dining experience. Thank you for your business. Regards, Kimberly Guest Relations Manager

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Junction has a great menu for trying Navaho dishes. Unfortunately, the execution is not great. The fry-bread is excellent, but the other dishes need work. Staff was extremely attentive.

Thank rcooper_12
BWCanyondeChelly, Guest Relations Manager at Junction Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear Guest: Thank you for your feedback and thank you for your business. Regards, Kimberly Guest Relations Manager

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We ate breakfast and dinner here on 4/28 and 4/29. We enjoyed the food (try the mutton stew, blue corn pancakes and the breakfast biscuits) and thought the service was very good. The wait staff was attentive and prompt. The restaurant is next to the...More

Thank Peter K
BWCanyondeChelly, Guest Relations Manager at Junction Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear Guest: Thank you for taking the time to submit your review in regards to your dining experience at the Junction Restaurant located next to the Best Western Canyon de Chelly Inn. We were delighted to hear that you enjoyed your meals and service at...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a Navajo-owned restaurant with a variety of standard fare as well as interesting local dishes like blue corn pancakes. We enjoyed breakfast and dinner here.

Thank Harold G
BWCanyondeChelly, Guest Relations Manager at Junction Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear Guest: Thank you for choosing to dine at the Junction Restaurant located conveniently next to the Best Western Canyon de Chelly Inn. We were pleased to hear that you enjoyed your dining experience. Thank you. Regards, Kimberly Guest Relations Manager

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Junction is located in the same parking lot as the Best Western. Their food is incredible. My favorite dish is the fry bread. It's buttery and flaky and melts in your mouth. They are often busy as they are popular with the locals too....More

Thank havingfunin2017
BWCanyondeChelly, Guest Relations Manager at Junction Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear Guest: Thank you for choosing to dine at the Junction Restaurant. We were pleased to hear that you enjoyed your dining experience. Thank you for your business. Regards, Kimberly Guest Relations Manager

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Face it. Food in Chinle is terrible. You are here to see Canyon de Chelly (lucky you...one of the greats) so plan ahead. Buy Provisions (nuts, fruit, anything you like to nibble on for your hotel room which really must be Thunderbird or Holiday Inn...More

1  Thank Christopher B
BWCanyondeChelly, Guest Relations Manager at Junction Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear Guest: We apologize for not meeting your dining experience expectations. We were surprised to receive this review. We are sorry that you feel the food in Chinle is terrible. The server or supervisor would have exchanged your food for a different entree or refunded...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stopped at this place on our way to Utah. It is a large restaurant, serving both traditional and Native American food. Everything we ordered was tasty, well prepared and in the right proportion. The service was excellent: it is refreshing to see a true...More

Thank Gherardo P
BWCanyondeChelly, Guest Relations Manager at Junction Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear Guest: We appreciate you taking the time to submit your review to Trip Advisor. Thank you for the many nice compliments on the Junction Restaurant's food and service. Thank you for your business and thank you for recommending the Junction Restaurant to others on...More

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Sliphorn
I want to download a menu but cannot find one anywhere. Did anyone happen to take pictures of it? I would love to see it. Thanks.
2 April 2017|
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Response from almahaffey | Reviewed this property |
I did. And they are in the photos.
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Tatiyona B
How much would it be to reserve for birthday parties?
10 February 2017|
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Response from Bonnie V | Reviewed this property |
I would have no idea. Would need to call them directly.
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Mary G
Do you serve wine and beer
15 June 2016|
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Response from Laurie48 | Reviewed this property |
No alcohol on the Indian reservation thus none served or sold anywhere. Did see some people discreetly having a glass in their room
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 5 - USD 15
Cuisine
American, Native American, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 19:00
Monday
07:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 21:00
Thursday
07:00 - 21:00
Friday
07:00 - 21:00
Saturday
07:00 - 19:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 100 Main Street, Chinle, AZ 86503
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Chinle
  • Phone Number: +1 928-674-8443
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Description
The Junction Restaurant is a full service restaurant serving Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner. We offer American, Mexican and fresh homemade traditional Navajo entrees including homemade fresh Navajo stews, traditional Navajo fry bread and tortillas. We also have a Pizza Hut Express which offers personal pan and medium pizzas and tasty chicken wings. We also take to go orders.