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Horny Toad

) #6 of 61 Restaurants in Cave Creek $$ - $$$ American, ,
6738 E Cave Creek Rd, Cave Creek, AZ 85331-8640
+1 480-488-9542
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good36%
  • Average17%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“fried chicken” (116 reviews)
“fries” (44 reviews)
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American, Southwestern, Bar
$$ - $$$
6738 E Cave Creek Rd, Cave Creek, AZ 85331-8640
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went to dinner with a larger group. We were seated right away and the service was great the entire meal. The brisket was tender and very tasty. Others ordered steak and burgers and said they were just ok. I will say we received a lot...More

Thank jltews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We enjoyed this enough that we look forward to returning hopefully someday. Everything we ordered was great. It was clean, the service was great. They have great barbecue sauce. And the apple cobbler . . . all I can say is oh, my word. It...More

Thank dhns2014
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Really fun place .... the food is just ok though. I split the chicken and rib combo with my friend. Ribs were ok chicken was ok, service was ok. The ambiance and decor of the place is cool as is the whole story of its...More

Thank pmjennissen
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Known for it's fried chicken and my wife did not like it. Kinda Tex-Mex food that is nothing special. Too many better eateries and have not returned.

Thank _martinrsykes
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

It has been around for a long time. They have indoor and outdoor seating. The strawberry shortcake was great.

Thank Barbara F
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Great place to stop for a later dinner. There are quite a few places that close early. We had BBQ and chicken. Both of our entrees were good and fun atmosphere. Slow Saturday night, with friendly service. Also have outdoor seating, would return.

Thank Kathy L
Reviewed 19 May 2017 via mobile

Had dinner midweek. They were busy but we got seated quickly. Had the chicken fried steak. Meat was good but too much breaking for me. My associate had the fajitas. Nice big portion. Waiter talked us out of the full strawberry shortcake. We could not...More

Thank J L
Reviewed 19 May 2017

On a short vacation to AZ with my daughter and her friend they wanted to try this restaurant out and we weren't disappointed. Best Moscow Mule with bourbon and BBQ pork on a bun. Will definitely go back. Picked up a jar of their sauce...More

Thank AuroaB
Reviewed 18 May 2017

Because we live in the neighborhood of this amazing establishment, we try to go as often as we can. Go hungry and don't go if you are on a fat-free or low fat diet. It's comfort food at it's best. The menu is so diverse,...More

Thank Joelle B
Reviewed 6 May 2017

Friendly service and atmosphere. I was dining alone and felt very at home. I went back again because it was such a welcoming place

Thank reginahellstrom
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Annette H
Do they have vegetarian options?
14 September 2016|
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Response from nomad5253 | Reviewed this property |
Do not recall
do you have any entertainment?
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
American, Southwestern, Bar
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
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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