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Darbi's Cafe

235 E White Mountain Blvd, Pinetop-Lakeside, AZ 85935
+1 928-367-6556
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good22%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“home fries” (12 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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235 E White Mountain Blvd, Pinetop-Lakeside, AZ 85935
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Really good food, great menu, really good knowledgeable servers, Homey ambiance and nick nacks nice and cozy

Thank Z6472BNjamesm
Reviewed 5 days ago

We had breakfast here again. Wouldn't leave Pinetop without eating here. Good service, good coffee and very good food. We had eggs, grits and toast and biscuit. Good sized portions and attentive servers. I wish we had stayed longer in Pinetop because I would have...More

Thank elleb333
Reviewed 6 days ago

Locally owned restaurant with lots of local flare from tchotchkes to cups, shirts, etc. We arrived at 11:45a and breakfast ended at 12p but thankfully despite the quoted 20 minute wait time (I think we actually waited only about 15 mins max) they put us...More

Thank Will F
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is the best place for breakfast I have been anywhere in the United States and I am not kidding ! The quality and quantity of the food is fantastic the service is also the best I’ve found anywhere ! The staff has been together...More

1  Thank Al H
Darbi K, Owner at Darbi's Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

BEST EVER!!! Wow Al, thank you so much for this....I'm speechless. (in a good way, lol) We sure do appreciate you coming in, and couldn't be happier knowing how strongly you enjoyed your time with us....we hope that your travels will bring you back to...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We ate here about three times in our week in the area. Food is Great and the Service is Outstanding.More

Thank bpackard
Darbi K, Owner at Darbi's Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so very much, we are really quite flattered that you came so often....and were not disappointed! I will certainly share my appreciation with the staff, as "consistent" and "outstanding" is the expectation they're held to on a daily basis. :) See you next...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great place for lunch very busy not much parking great service philly is awesome big portions you will have a challenge to park to eat here but worth it!!

Thank hbrown022
Darbi K, Owner at Darbi's Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Love it! You win the "best title" award. Ha Thanks so much for the kind words, we couldn't be happier knowing that we worth it in the end. :) We appreciate you coming in, and certainly hope to be seeing you in the near future.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We enjoyed a wonderful breakfast at Darbi's again last week. What a meal!! They have the best biscuits and gravy we have ever had. Fast service, moderate prices, and delicious food. If you have never been there be warned they are always very busy, their...More

Thank Jerry H
Darbi K, Owner at Darbi's Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

You rock Jerry, thank you!!! Not only am I thrilled to hear that we have the best biscuits and gravy, but it was just awesome to hear how efficient you felt the staff was. I absolutely couldn't agree more....but sometimes feel like I am a...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I enjoyed late lunch at Darbys. This popular restaurant offers B, L, D but on certain days for dinner (weekends). There are many options! My husband enjoyed his chicken sandwich (I think it was called fiesta chicken sandwich), I ordered the fish...More

Thank Kristen F
Darbi K, Owner at Darbi's Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Kristen, Thanks for the great review, and for sharing our pet policy. It is true that they must be "registered therapy animals", and as I am sure you understand....it is a health violation otherwise. We are sorry, most all of us have our little...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Awesome, americana style breakfast. Opens Earliest of breakfast spots on the Mountain Darbi's is great !

Thank jbsquared1993
Darbi K, Owner at Darbi's Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Short and Sweet...I Love It! :) Thanks for coming in, and for leaving this awesome feedback....we really appreciate it. Hope to see you back again soon.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Delicious! My whole family ordered from the breakfast menu and everyone loved their meal. The portions are big enough to split with another adult so no one will leave hungry. Their bloody marys were very good and we were told they make their own mix...More

Thank Aztg01
Darbi K, Owner at Darbi's Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks so much for the kind words, we really do appreciate it. I understand that you only learned about our "call ahead" policy...so please accept my apologies if this caused your wait to be a bit longer. Since we can't offer reservations (too fast paced),...More

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11 August 2018|
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Response from Darbi K | Property representative |
Hi All, Yes, we absolutely have the same fish available every day of the week. :) The Friday fish fry is our beer battered cod, the only difference on Fridays is that the special is offered at a reduced cost....and the cod... More
11 August 2018|
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Response from robbgrayjr | Reviewed this property |
I agree with the above comments about the folks being SO accommodating. If it is not on the menu, my guess is that they will find a way. This is a special place for sure! Quantities are "overwhelming!". Service is great.
2 June 2015|
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Response from Gerry E | Reviewed this property |
Sorry; they will NOT allow animals.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
06:00 - 14:00
06:00 - 14:00
06:00 - 14:00
06:00 - 20:00
06:00 - 20:00
06:00 - 20:00
06:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 235 E White Mountain Blvd, Pinetop-Lakeside, AZ 85935
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Pinetop-Lakeside
  • Phone Number: +1 928-367-6556
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