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Elote Cafe

$$ - $$$Mexican, , Latin
771 State Route 179, Arabella Hotel, Sedona, AZ 86336-6209
+1 928-203-0105
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good17%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“elote” (1,784 reviews)
“pork cheeks” (323 reviews)
“seafood tacos” (96 reviews)
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5:00 PM - 9:00 PM Hours
Mexican, Southwestern, Latin, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
771 State Route 179, Arabella Hotel, Sedona, AZ 86336-6209
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Reviewed today

Great service, loved the food, but especially the service and stories; Waited a while in line, liked the Bar drinks available separate from the Restaurant off to the side, odd. Yes, but it works.

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank Patrick T
Reviewed yesterday

Elote is highly recommended so we came in with some expectations that it would be very good. We were there in the off season and by 6:00 there was already a 45 min wait. However, they know how it is done as the hostess ushered...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Madison P
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The experience lived up to the high rankings. The brisket enchiladas were excellent. Service was outstanding.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank 743bradt
Reviewed 5 days ago

We had heard from others that you needed to be in line by 4:20 to get a place to sit when the doors open at 5pm as they do not take reservations, We can verify that this is the case as there were probably 50...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank zimmys57
Reviewed 5 days ago

Clearly one of the top restaurants in Sedona. Excellent food and wonderful service (from Bill). We highly recommend the “Elote” appetizer featuring roasted corn and other good ingredients. We also can recommend the sea bass and the featured shrimp entree. Unfortunately, there is a catch...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Don W
Reviewed 1 week ago

For a restaurant of this caliber to not take reservations and make people wait two hours to be seated is just extremely rude - especially considering the only serve dinner, no lunch option. They don’t have enough space for people to wait, so you have...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank spicegrrl
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Elote is a unique, albeit expensive, dining experience. The Latin inspired menu has a variety of offerings that meet most dietary needs. The service is prompt and offers a full bar with many speciality drinks. The only downside is that the restaurant doesn't open until...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Linda H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Arrive early and enjoy the heated patio, blankets and margaritas while you settle in for a LONG wait. Food is absolutely delicious and I would go again in a heart beat. My husband and I loved it, but my kids definitely describe the wait as...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank A1714RHamyw
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Get here early, or not. You’ll be waiting at least an hour, but it is Sooooo worth it!! Amazing margaritas!! Also, have a Sangria. This has the most interesting food. Different but so good!! Don’t go without having the Elote( that was my entree). Don’t...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank 95kristenf
Reviewed 1 week ago

Service and quality of the meals remains top-notch. We have found no better place for the price than this restaurant. Over the years we have tried several of its dishes and have never been disappointed. Tonight we had the pork cheeks and sea bass entrees....More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank golfer_diner
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14 January 2019|
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Response from Elise Y | Reviewed this property |
I believe that no outside beverages are allowed.
14 January 2019|
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Response from diane s | Reviewed this property |
I did not see anyone bring their own wine. Best to call the restaurant direct and ask.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
View, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 771 State Route 179, Arabella Hotel, Sedona, AZ 86336-6209
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Sedona
  • Phone Number: +1 928-203-0105
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