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Don & Charlie's

7501 E Camelback Rd, Scottsdale, AZ 85251-3510
+1 480-990-0900
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good30%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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“chopped liver” (37 reviews)
“ribs” (164 reviews)
“prime rib” (72 reviews)
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American, Steakhouse, Soups, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
7501 E Camelback Rd, Scottsdale, AZ 85251-3510
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Hidden away a little and not brightly lit up from the outside. Don’t let that put you off. Excellent original place with great food and service. 5 star.

1  Thank JP070766
DonCarson2017, Owner at Don & Charlie's, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Morning JP070766, Thanks so much for taking the time to share your experience at D&C's. I shall share your thoughts at our daily staff meeting. Best wishes, Don

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This restaurant is owned by the same guys who own Carson's ribs in Chicago. These are some of the best ribs period. First off the restaurant is amazing. Old school classic restaurant decor. Tons of sports memorabilia on the walls. Food is absolutely amazing and...More

1  Thank Michael G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

FYI: The restaurant does not open the doors until 5:00pm. People wait outside until the doors are opened. On weekend nights you probably should have reservations. Once inside, you will be surprised to see some fantastic sports memorabilia. Autographed baseballs, pictures, bats, footballs, basketballs, etc....More

1  Thank Karan O
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent food, service, and ambiance. A friend suggested we eat here when visiting Scottsdale. What a wonderful suggestion. When you walk in all you see is sports memorabilia on EVERY surface. It is overwhelming and wonderful. We wanted to explore the restaurant but managed to...More

1  Thank courtneymac
DonCarson2017, Owner at Don & Charlie's, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Morning Courtney Mac, Thanks for taking the time to share your recent dining experience at D&C's. I'm blessed to work with wonderful folks. Hayley and Robbie are part of a super team. Enjoy your stay in Scottsdale. Best wishes, Don

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

When booking our Babymoon in Scottsdale I kept ranting and raving to my wife about Don & Charlie's having come a lot when I was younger so we quickly booked a reservation about 30 days out. We showed up about 10 minutes early to which...More

1  Thank Matt C
DonCarson2017, Owner at Don & Charlie's, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Morning Matt, I'm sorry that you had less than a perfect time. I truly am. Since 1981 my guests enjoyment has been my focus. I'm a tad confused by a couple of your comments. You mention ordering a half slab of ribs which were alright....More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A great place to visit.. Lots of sports memorabilia everywhere.. As for food.. Expensive and average...ribs are raved about.. But my party was not impressed.. Steak was average.. Service was great... Lots of tv's to enjoy the game.. Worth a visit just to see all...More

1  Thank Mike M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I took a couple special customers to Don & Charlies and they were very excited with their experience. Had an awesome waitress and the food was very good!!

2  Thank KurtLS
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Outstanding service (thank you Amy) and always excellent food. My third visit and my 3 guests first. They were all most impressed. Great unique "American" experience for me, a hooked Canadian. A must visit for everyone of all ages. Have fun.

1  Thank Marty H
DonCarson2017, Owner at Don & Charlie's, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Morning Marty, Thanks for taking the time to share your experience at D&C's. I feel blessed to work with such a talented group of people. They get hospitality. I shall share your comments at our daily meeting. Best wishes, Don

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We have been going to Don and Charlie’s for a lot of years and there quality never wavers. It is a little crowded and can be a lot loud but worth it all. Service is extremely attentive and professional. Menu is excellent and over the...More

1  Thank BMH628
Reviewed 17 October 2017 via mobile

we are dinner tonight at Don & Charlie's. it was a great experience. the theme was sports. over 900.baeballs were signed by the great players. the food was very good. The prime robs were outstanding. everyone was very friendly. Our waitress Amy was excellent.

1  Thank Stanley B
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jerrie a
21 June 2017|
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Response from Connie R | Reviewed this property |
I don't know. We have never gone for happy hour. Sorry
18 May 2017|
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Response from DonCarson2017 | Property representative |
Yes you can!!
20 March 2016|
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Response from Robert K | Reviewed this property |
Nothing posted. Casual is fine.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$25 - US$45
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7501 E Camelback Rd, Scottsdale, AZ 85251-3510
    (75th St. (3 blocks east of Scottsdale Rd))
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Central Arizona  >  Scottsdale>  > Downtown Scottsdale
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown Scottsdale
  • Phone Number: +1 480-990-0900
Since 1981 Don and Charlie's has been serving prime steaks, BBQ baby back ribs, BBQ chicken, prime rib, fresh fish and many other entrees that are indicative to our Chicago roots. Don, the management team and the staff deliver professional and friendly service in relaxed surroundings. After 35 years, satisfying our guest is still our number one goal.
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