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Special Occasions/Upscale

Cucina Rustica –  928.284.3010Mediterranean   Fabulous!!!  Maybe my favorite restaurant in Sedona.  Lisa Dahl’s fabulous new cook and travel book is out click here The Elixir of Life to purchase.  Easy Italian recipes and the pictures alone are worth it!

Dahl & Di Luca – (928) 282-5219,  Italian Sister of Cucina Rustica

Elote Cafe  (928) 203-0105 Upscale & Fabulous Mexican!   This is not like any Mexican food you’ve ever had, just be prepared for an hour wait.

L’Auberge de Sedona  (855) 905-5745  Creek side is my favorite, beautiful setting, great food!

Enchantment Resort,  525 Boynton Canyon Road, (888) 250-1699

A great resort with one of the most beautiful settings in Sedona!     The awards are too numerous to mention.  For fine dining Che-Ah-Chi,   View 180- tapas menu,  or casual Tii Gavo – great for happy hour on the patio and Mi Amo’s healthy spa cuisine…all wonderful.

Reds Restaurant at Sedona Rouge Resort , 2250 WEST STATE ROUTE 89A, 928-203-4111  Comfort food in gourmet fashion – all I can say is great food…and I was here for an eight day retreat!  Beautiful resort and fun happy hour. Best Mac & Cheese I’ve ever eaten.

René Restaurant at Tlaquepaque  (928) 282-9225, Casual fine dining.   Fabulous!

Great food – casual atmosphere

El Rincon  in Tlaquepaque, My favorite Mexican restaurant, fresh, authentic and great Margaritas! Plus Flamenco music in the courtyard Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, 5:30-7:00pm.

Barking Frog   2620 State Rte 89A, – Okay I’m a sucker for southwestern food, I love Barking Frog!   Great food, fun, and you can even get dessert late at night…late by Sedona standards is past 9pm.

Heartline Cafe Fresh ingredients – great food!

Thai Spices Good food, inexpensive.

Thai Palace  in uptown Sedona.  Take 89A north, turn left on Forest, then an immediate right on Van Deren. Charming courtyard, wonderful food!

Oak Creek Brewery at Tlaquepaque      Great burgers!  Great fries! What more need I say?

Wildflower Bread Company Great sandwiches, salads, Try the Scotch Kiss cookies…..yummy!

Red Chopstick Chinese Restaurant Very good chinese food, great staff!

Indian Gardens Cafe & MarketOak Creek Canyon, 3951 N Highway 89A Sedona – This is where we stop for great  sandwiches after hiking West Fork!  Or to take with us….plus you can bring your dog through the back gate to the patio which is shaded and lovely after a good long hike.

Dairy Queen, 4551 N. State Route 89A, Oak Creek Canyon……BLIZZARDS!  Need I say more??

Junipine Restaurant Oak Creek Canyon,   Great food, try the pistachio crusted halibut!

Sedona Memories, 321 Jordan Road, Sedona, AZ , Maybe the best sandwiches in Sedona, inexpensive, $7.75 for a sandwich in Sedona is great, and enough for two.   If you call in your order 928.282.0032 you get a free huge cookie.

Secret Garden at Tlaquepaque Great salads and sandwiches in a sweet garden setting at Tlaquepaque.


Chocola Tree  Raw vegetarian food, wonderful chocolates!

Whole FoodsMarket, 1420 W. AZ 89A, West Sedona, AZ  Great Deli sandwiches, salad bar, cookies, etc.  plus all organic fruits and veggies, and great meat.


Red Rock Cafe, 6500 Hwy 179 in the Village of Oak Creek    The BEST Blue corn Huevos Rancheros  I’ve ever eaten – with black beans and perfect homemade hash browns – plus the friendliest staff in town…..and colorful locals, like one big family!

Coffee Pot Restaurant If you’re in West Sedona this is the place for breakfast, but expect a long wait on weekends.

Coffee shops – I don’t drink coffee so you’re on your own there, but these are friendly, fun spots.

Theias Cafe in Uptown Sedona, 361 Cedar St., one block north of 89A.  Awesome blueberry muffins and pastries!  Clean, clean, clean and beautiful space.  My New personal favorite!!!

Java Love  2155 State Rte 89A #118, funky casual atmosphere, lots of locals writing books, great discussions at the big table!

Desert Flour Bakery  6446 Hwy 179,Village of Oak Creek, great pastries!