Sedona's Best Restaurants and Dining

Sedona, Arizona is known throughout the world for not only its great views nd spiritual community but also for its great restaurants and fine dining

The following is a list of some of these awesome restaurants and what they offer:


Picture yourself dining on a fine-five star Italian meal, in a classy atmosphere, listening to great music and enjoying your drink while thoughtful servers make sure you have everything you need for a perfect night out. Bella Vita Ristorante makes it happen and visitors and locals keep coming back for more. Serving the finest authentic Italian cuisine in Northern Arizona, Bella Vita Ristorante is considered one of the best dining experiences in Sedona, providing live music every week featuring some of Sedona’s top musicians and performers. Bella Vita's aesthetically classic environment provides the perfect rendezvous for a romantic date or a family outing. Let the stunningly designed atmosphere surround you while our chefs create a world-renowned Italian dish guaranteed to please even the most refined of palates, with an indoor fireplace, cozy nooks and a delightful outdoor patio. Let the charm of Bella Vita Ristorante wash over your senses and transport you into a place of old world tranquility. The secret ingredient that goes into everything we serve is love. We're very passionate about what we do. • 928-282-4540 • • 6701 W State Route 89A (Two miles past the last stop signal leaving Sedona, going towards Cottonwood). Open daily 5 to 9 p.m.

Belfry Wood-Fired Grill and Brewery

Since the 1920s, this grand old 7,000-square-foot restored church has been an historic gathering place of Old Cottonwood. We added some new spaces like a beer garden for a casual drink with friends, a taproom for sampling our signature brews, spacious outdoor patios on two-levels and an upscale dining room with a full bar, with Jerome’s Chef Bobby D’s legendary wood-fired cuisine called New American Range. We offer impeccably-grilled premium meats, house-ground steak burgers or unique share plates to pair with our brews for a laid-back meal out on the patio. You can taste our recent range of beers—from a crisp lager to a robust IPA—in our taproom daily. Enjoy a pint or sampler flight with a handcrafted premium steak burger you won’t soon forget. There’s live music to tap your foot to on the weekends! When you hear the bell ringin’, best come runnin’. We’ll sound the town bell on the half-hour to let you know your first pint is half-off ! Restaurant: Sun - Thurs 11a.m. – 9 p.m. • Fri - Sat 11 a.m. – 10 p.m. • Taphouse Hours: Mon -Thurs from Noon – 9 p.m. • Fri - Sat Noon - Midnight • Sun 10 a.m. – 9 p.m. • 791 N. Main Street, Cottonwood, Arizona • 928.239.4595 •



The Cowboy Club Grille & Spirits is where high desert cuisine combines with more than fifty years of old west tradition and history. The Cowboy Club is a casual, family oriented restaurant with a full bar that has been serving Sedona and its guests for over 20 years. The décor is Western, showcasing the second largest set of Longhorns in the United States, a number of prominent Cowboy artists’ work, and original wood walls from the building’s early days as a saloon frequented by Elvis Presley and John Wayne. As featured on the Food Network, The New York Times and countless other outlets, the kitchen produces award-winning Angus and Buffalo aged steaks, perfectly prepared game and fresh seafood as well as signature dishes such as our Raspberry Plum BBQ ribs, Cactus Fries and Rattlesnake. We also feature our seasonal cocktail and beer menus as well as our popular margarita list. The setting of the Silver Saddle dining room is romantic, yet rustic with luxurious suede booths and a prominent rock fireplace. It is a casually elegant environment with patio and plaza dining when weather permits. The Cowboy Club opens daily at 11 a.m. • The Silver Saddle opens nightly at 5 p.m. • 928-282-4200 •


Comfort food with great views and breakfast until 2PM daily; a local’s favorite since 2008. Located in the Creekside Plaza, just north of Tlaquepaque (at the intersection of 89A and SR 179). Creekside American Bistro is an eclectic, family restaurant with friendly staff and one of the most beautiful Red Rock Views in Sedona. Seasonal menus are the creation of Chef Mercer Mohr, Sedona’s only certified Executive Chef and San Francisco “Chef of the year” award winner. Chef Mohr prides himself on using the freshest, top quality ingredients in his rustic cuisine. Creekside’s award winning Happy Hour serves up creative sharing plates & cocktails at the best prices in town. Open for breakfast, lunch & dinner, 7:30 am- 9:30 pm. Creekside is just a casual fun place to meet Sedona locals and get a home cooked meal. Bring your furry friend to Creekside’s Pet Friendly Patio and try the Chef’s Doggie Menu. • 928 -282-1705 • 251 State Route 179, Suite B8 • Sedona AZ 86336 • • Creekside American Bistro is a Mercer’s concept.


Nestled in the splendor of Tlaquepaque Village, El Rincon features the finest “Arizona Style Mexican Cuisine” and No. 1-rated margaritas. El Rincon founded in 1976 is the originator of “Arizona Style Mexican Cuisine,” a blending of traditional Mexican food with Navajo influences. Specialties include: hand-rolled Chimichangas, Navajo Pizzas and Fruit Chimichangas for dessert. Dine inside or on the patio under giant sycamores. Open for lunch and dinner daily. Dinner reservations strongly suggested. Creekside entrance Tlaquepaque , 336 S.R. 179, Sedona. MX, L/D/VEG, CAS, MC/V, $$ • 928-282-4648. •


Voted Sedona’s Best Mexican food by Tripadvisor for 2017, Javelina Cantina is Sedona’s #1 Sonoran style food destination. Enjoy your meal inside or out on our scenic Red Rock terrace or Arizona patio room. Sizzling fajitas, tacos, margaritas and much more! Take advantage of our happy hour in the bar from 3 to 6 p.m. daily! Dog-friendly patio with amazing views, as well as a perfect place to bring large groups! Javelina Cantina is open daily at 11:30 a.m. • Located at 671 S.R. 179 in the Hillside Shopping Center • 928-282-1313 •


Judi’s Restaurant has been a local favorite for more than 30 years. We are proud to offer the finest quality of ingredients and selections on our Continental menu from Angus Steaks, Burgers and Prime Rib to New Zealand Lamb, Baby Back Pork Ribs, Chicken, Pasta, and fresh Seafood. Judi’s offers fresh made soup and salads with homemade dressings. We even bake our own breads, buns and dinner rolls. When it comes to desert -Look Out- all of it is homemade including the ice creams. YUM! Thirsty? Of course we also offer a full bar along with local wines and beer. We also offer wines from Napa, Australia, Germany, Toscana Italy, and beyond. Come and enjoy Judi’s quaint dining rooms as so many have through the years. We also have a pet friendly patio, (weather permitting). Judi’s is currently closed on Wednesdays. Open 8 a.m. to 12 p.m. for Breakfast; 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. for lunch and 4 p.m. to 9 p.m. for dinner. Happy Hour: 4 to 6 p.m. Monday through Friday -- Noon to 4 p.m. Saturdays. Call for reservations 928-282-4449 • e-mail us @ or look us up on the Web @ (menu and map available).


Karen’s Bakeshop offers Gluten/Dairy/Processed Sugar Free cookies, donuts, brownies, cupcakes, breads, mixes, chocolates and more! They all taste delicious but you feel great after eating them because of the high quality, healthy ingredients. Drinks like coffee/tea/matcha/hot cocoa and locally made kombucha are all to be found here. Entertainment and local products are part of the bakeshop and Sedona Healthy Kitchen which is a commissary kitchen for local entrepreneurs to use to create their one of a kind products to sell at stores and different places in Sedona. Outside seating is available and curbside pickup! Gluten Free cakes made to order for all celebrations. Karens' Bake Shop is located at 2081 West S.R. 89A, Suite #6, Sedona AZ 86336. • www.karensglutenfreeliving.com928-862-4197 • 330-340-8314 •


Picturesque, modern restaurant with incredible sunset views, serving Chef driven organic menus. Open for breakfast, lunch, dinner & Sunday brunch. Mesa Grill features local organic produce and creative Southwest fare. Bring your furry friend to the Mesa’s Pet Friendly Patio and try the Chef’s Doggie Menu. Mesa Grill Sedona is open from 7am to 9 pm daily. The menu is inexpensive to moderately priced, and offers healthy salads, burgers, sandwiches and fresh seafood. Happy Hour is from 4PM to 5:30 PM daily. Watch the planes take off while enjoying a Mimosa Flight and original dishes created by Chef Mercer Mohr. Chef Mohr comes to Sedona from San Francisco where he worked as the Executive Chef of the Four Seasons Hotel and was named San Francisco “Chef of the Year.” • • 1185 Airport Road • Sedona AZ 86336 • Large events & wedding packages available • 928 -282-2400 • Mesa Grill Sedona is a Mercer’s concept


Mercer's is actually the catering side of the company. Mercer's caters to affordable, chef driven menus as well as higher-end, custom menus for the more discriminating clientele. If you are looking for a Sedona wedding venue or a corporate retreat with amazing red-rock views, please inquire at We offer several event venues for every budget. For gatherings up to 150 guests, let Chef Mercer show you what his restaurants can do.

From the stunning Creek side views of the Red Rocks to the spectacular sunsets at Mesa Grill, Chef Mercer Mohr has brought his San Francisco style cuisine to one of the most picturesque places in the Southwest. Chef Mercer was awarded “San Francisco Chef of the Year” for his innovative wine dinners and contributions to the New American Cuisine emergence. Chef Mercer’s Wild Thyme Cookbook is now available. Checkout one of Chef Mercer’s Sedona restaurants at • Local Sedona Restaurant Group • PO Box 138 • Sedona AZ 86339 • Chef Mercer @ 415-305-3248.


Glistening copper tanks accent the Old World style oak bar at Sedona’s own brewpub, nestled among the shops of the Tlaquepaque Arts & Crafts Village. The opulent oak wood and polished stone dining area has a classy charm, and the award-winning lagers and ales that flow from those copper tanks have the substance to match the elegant yet casual interior style. They are the perfect complement for Angus Beef charbroiled burgers as well as signature pizzas prepared in the Grill's oak fired oven. Though landlocked, guests return time after time for the phenomenal fish and chips and the Red Rock Ribs are a Sedona favorite.

Patio dining is available. Open daily for lunch from 11:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. and dinner 5 p.m. to close. • MC, Visa, Amex, Discover. • 336 S.R. 179, Suite D201 at Tlaquepaque Arts & Crafts Village. •

Olde Sedona

Great food, spectacular views, live music, dancing, Sports Bar, Olde Sedona Bar & Grill has it all. Located in the heart of West Sedona, Olde Sedona offers the best selection of American Southwestern foods, with a delicious eclectic menu stretching from authentic Mexican meals, to fine Italian cooking, to the best homemade hamburgers in the Sedona Red Rock country. Be sure to visit Olde Sedona Bar & Grill and enjoy dining on its beautiful open air upper deck that boasts a panoramic view of some of Sedona’s most beautiful rock formations.1405S.R.89A • MX,A,S,I,L,D,RS,LM,K, DJ,D,AE,MC, V • $$$ • 928-282-5670 • •


Pump House Station offers an urban eclectic indoor setting with patios shaded by giant Sycamore Trees creating a peaceful dining experience. We invite you to join us for Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner. Our menu and daily specials focus on fresh, organic, sustainable foods whenever possible. Our passion and commitment in supporting American Farms and
local Artisans help us to insure great flavors, textures and presentations. Stimulate your palate and delight your senses in our casual eatery offering fine dining techniques and quality ingredients. We are now hosting Private Events & Special Occasions. Book yours today.

Open Daily @ 7 a.m. for Breakfast and Lunch Espresso Bar with Organic Coffees: Full Bar, Specialty Cocktails, Wines and Local Draft Beers. Dinner served @ 5 p.m. Tuesday thru Saturday. Pump House Station Urban Eatery and Market is located in Tlaquepaque North
 • 313 State Route 179 • D10 • 
Sedona, AZ 86336 • 928-862-4141


Stylish American Bar & Grill, located in Sedona Rouge, an Urban Hotel, features American favorites reinterpreted with contemporary flair. Breakfast served Saturday and Sunday from 8AM to 12 PM. Dinner served seven days a week from 5pm-9PM Happy Hour seven days a week from 4 to 6 PM. • 2250 West S.R. 89A Sedona AZ 86336 • (928) 340-5321 •


As you stroll through the beautiful courtyards of Tlaquepaque, you will find Rene’s restaurant, a Sedona landmark for 40 years. Upon entering Rene's you will feel transported to a simpler time where you can relax and not feel rushed. Your senses will be aroused by the calm trickling water from the fountains in the courtyard as you dine on the signature Rack of Lamb, Dover Sole, Venison of Antelope or one of the many intriguing dishes. After you have finished the last delightful morsel of your entree, do not deprive yourself of dessert. Consider a flambé tableside, it is a sensory delight. The experience will take you from enjoying the aroma of butter sizzling in the pan and sugar caramelizing to the adrenaline rush of the magnificent flame. Suddenly your palate will discover the total delight of the tantalizing flavors. When in the area, stop in and say “Hi” to Chef Walter Paulson and his family. Become part of Rene extended family. Located in Tlaquepaque • 336 S.R. 179, SteB-118, Sedona AZ •


Food, Fun and Music! Award Winning Sound Bites Grill is an entertainment restaurant located in Uptown Sedona, at the Hyatt Pinon Point Resort. Open Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner this restaurant’s menu features fresh fish, seafood, and all-natural hand cut beef, all natural chicken, all homemade with a large variety of tasty, healthy choices. The restaurant also has a completely separate Plant Based Menu. With an impressive wine list and an exceptional wines by-the-glass program they offer Sedona’s BEST Wine Tasting every Wednesday from 5-7 pm for only $15 per person. Enjoy the best of Sedona with the panoramic red rock views while dining from on “The Edge” patio. The Celebrity Show Room features Sedona’s Best Entertainment and dancing and is separate from their main dining room and patio where you will enjoy more intimate dining. Famous Autographed guitars adorn the walls of the restaurant & showroom. The Celebrity Showroom is equipped with a professional stage, lighting and sound system which is great for large groups, corporate parties and large receptions. Tour operators love this venue! Family Friendly they are Open daily at 8 am - 9:00pm with Late Night Dining until 10:00 pm on Fridays & Saturdays. Seasonally hours may change. 101 S.R. 89A, Ste. F29, Sedona AZ. • 928-282-2713 •


“Brews & Views That Are Out of This World!’ – Proudly serving Starbucks coffee with the best views in town; Starbites Coffee Café has serves Breakfast and Lunch with quick service and healthy choices in mind. The café features Chameleon Nitro Cold Brew as well as power smoothies. You will enjoy locally sourced, fresh baked muffins & pastries; quick healthy bites (plant-based items too) and a hot breakfast on the go or dine in. The also serve bagels and lox; plant-based protein bowls, wraps and salads. Friendly baristas provide customer service with a smile! • Open 7 days a week they offer some of Sedona’s best views • Sun-Thurs: 6am-5pm • Fri. & Sat: 6am-6pm. • • (928) 852-1801 • Located at the Shops at Pinon Pointe, Uptown Sedona. • South Courtyard, Unit F28 • Free Parking Hours may change seasonally.


At Steakhouse 89 we focus on bringing you the freshest, most local and seasonal cooking possible. We work with local farmers, purveyors and producers to bring you what’s fresh and what’s in season. We only serve responsibly-raised meats, bake all of our bread from scratch every day in the restaurant and feature an extensive beer, wine and cocktail menu. The Steakhouse 89 team has worked to merge the finest fare to bring you the best Backyard Gourmet Cuisine with sterling service. Steakhouse 89 has a casual yet elegant environment and an approachable menu resulting in an incredible steakhouse. We can also accommodate events up to 300 people. Steakhouse 89 is open for dinner at 5 p.m. Tuesday through Sunday. Serving lunch Tuesday through Sunday from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. and Happy Hour and Live Music from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. • $$$ AE/MC/V • 928-204-2000 • 2620 W. S.R. 89A, Sedona, AZ 86336 •


Szechuan Restaurant is the home of Sedona, Arizona’s favorite Szechuan food and sushi. Enjoy authentic Chinese and Japanese food. We also provide carry out orders and catering for parties. We are open Sun-Thurs 11 a.m. to 9:00p.m. • Fri-Sat 11 a.m. to 9:30 p.m. We deliver from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. L, D, LM, RS, CAS, $-$$$, AE/D/V/MC • 1350 S.R. 89A The Olde Market Place • 928-282-9288 •


Discover Sedona’s secret gem. Enjoy outdoor dining on the covered patio overlooking our lush golf course. The menu offers great food at affordable prices. TC’s now has a doggie-dining area on the outside patio. Serving breakfast, lunch and dinner, 7-days a week. All your favorite beverages including a great selection of local microbrews and local fine wines. Catch your favorite sporting event offering the NFL ticket on our large flat screen televisions. 1752 SR 179. C, B/L/D, CAS, AE/MC/V, $$ • 928-203-5936 •


Sedona’s Sports Bar! All your favorite beverages including a great selection of local microbrews and local fine wines. Catch your favorite sporting event offering the NFL ticket on our large flat screen televisions. Poco Diablo Resort, 1752 SR 179. S,L/D/VEG, CAS, AE/V, $$. • 928-203-5940 •

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