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Horny Toad

) #6 of 61 Restaurants in Cave Creek €€ - €€€ American, ,
6738 E Cave Creek Rd, Cave Creek, AZ 85331-8640
+1 480-488-9542
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good36%
  • Average17%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“fried chicken” (116 reviews)
“fries” (44 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 22:00All hours
American, Southwestern, Bar
€€ - €€€
6738 E Cave Creek Rd, Cave Creek, AZ 85331-8640
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Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

Stopped in after a day of driving. Hubby got a stuffed burger, and I chose the fried cod. Both were good choices. The fries there are very good.

Thank BandMomTecumseh_OK
Reviewed 25 July 2016

One of Cave Creek's best restaurants. It has been around a long time and they would not survive if the food and service were not exemplary. Best fried chicken in the neighborhood. Great ribs and steaks. Interior is an old west theme that many (including...More

Thank Jim H
Reviewed 23 July 2016

If you come here just order the Fried Chicken. Beef ribs were all sinew, horrible, frajitas were ok. Just order the Fried Chicken and you will enjoy it!

Thank Avonlm
Reviewed 23 July 2016

If you're looking for fried chicken in the Valley of the Sun, this is your place. Nothing else compares.

Thank Influencer
Reviewed 18 July 2016

We enjoyed our dinner here, the food was good, nice selection of wine and beer, good service and loved the western motif.

Thank Mimi7173
Reviewed 15 July 2016

I eat here about 4 times a year, mostly with company form out of town. Good food, cold drinks and awesome desert.

Thank BigdogAZ2014
Reviewed 6 July 2016

It's a rustic atmosphere with country music playing over the speakers and we sat in a booth. I highly recommend the fried chicken lunch! My husband and I split it and there were 2 pieces of chicken for each of us and it was only...More

Thank tlcaz1
Reviewed 6 July 2016

Went last week with very old friends who had never visited here before. Very warmly greeted and seated. Each of us had something different. Service was excellent and each dish was great. I think after trying several restaurants in this small area, Horny Toad continually...More

Thank kathyhouston
Reviewed 2 July 2016

I've had better burgers many other places. Wine by he glass was way too expensive. Good fries. Fun place inside.

Thank Jack L
Reviewed 2 July 2016

Cute little Southwestern restaurant. Had lunch with a colleague and it was really good. Recommend for families, friends, or couples looking for something different.

Thank Jen M
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Questions & Answers
Annette H
14 September 2016|
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Response from nomad5253 | Reviewed this property |
Do not recall
19 March 2016|
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Response from Shelley U | Reviewed this property |
Hi, It seems they might have music there, on the patio at nights not sure which nights or how often..a lot of bars up there do have music tho.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
American, Southwestern, Bar
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6738 E Cave Creek Rd, Cave Creek, AZ 85331-8640
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Central Arizona  >  Cave Creek
  • Phone Number: +1 480-488-9542
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