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Headquarters Cafe

American, Mexican, Southwestern
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John Wayne Parkway, Maricopa, AZ 85138
+1 520-568-2167
07:00 - 15:00
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Sun 07:00 - 15:00
Mon - Sat 07:00 - 20:00
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15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Stopped in this little cafe as it looked like a lot of locals eat here. Had a nice breakfast. Huevos Ranchos. Their mexican food is good too.

Thank StoneCreek
Maricopa, Arizona
1 review
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The restaurant is clean. Their servers are very friendly and tend to you quickly. HQ's food is almost homestyle cooking. American and Mexican cuisine. Their prices are very affordable. It is a nice home town cafe.

Thank ritapoitras
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I was raised here in Maricopa and the food here is amazing depending on the cooks. Mark Campos is the best cook and has the greatest personality!!!

Thank I5657EXdebbies
Phoenix, Arizona
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2016

Food is excellent, service is a bit slow but it's a very popular place in town. They only serve breakfast and lunch, and we have only had breakfast there.

Thank cdesertrox
Maricopa, Arizona
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383 reviews
225 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 234 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 September 2016

The food is very good and the service matches. If something isn't right they will make it right one way or another. The burgers are very good. The enchiladas are very tasty using a favorable spiced beef. The menu has American and Mexican food. My only complaint was the draft Bud I had that was not very cold, no head... More 

Thank TheWiseOldOwl2
Maricopa, Arizona
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23 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

Well I had breakfast there many times over the years. Nothing fancy, very basic and edible. Average tasting, has all the favorites, biscuits and gravy, chorizo, even eggs benedict. Very busy, always busy. Get ready to step back in time, I don't think it's been remodeled since the 70's. I did have a burger one night for dinner at the... More 

Thank Sandra c
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172 reviews
117 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 175 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 August 2016 via mobile

Had a nice dinner with friends, the restaurant was clean and friendly and the food was delicious. Nice local business.

Thank KDiPiazza
Hidden Valley, AZ
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34 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 August 2016

This is probably the oldest restaurant in Maricopa, I remember it being there in the early 80's. Decent food and bargain prices. The Mexican offerings are very 'tame' tending to all taste the same with no spice or heat. The breakfasts are the best deal there. DDG

Thank Dennis G
Maricopa, Arizona
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22 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2016

Whether you go there for breakfast (the breakfast burrito is to die for), lunch or supper, you won't be disappointed except that you may have to wait for a seat

Thank deertp57
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15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 June 2016

I've been to the place for breakfast, lunch and attended a lunchtime meeting of about 25 people at Headquarters. The history is interesting. It's location is easy to find. The food is just food. It's edible and fairy fast. The salad was crisp and fresh which was a nice thing to have on a HOT Arizona day. I was disappointed... More 

Thank Executive O

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
American, Mexican, Southwestern
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Kids
Open Hours
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: John Wayne Parkway, Maricopa, AZ 85138
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Central Arizona  >  Maricopa
  • Phone Number: +1 520-568-2167

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?