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Oak's Diner & Flapjacks

Certificate of Excellence
€€ - €€€
American, Diner
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6219 E Cave Creek Rd, Cave Creek, AZ 85331-8562
+1 480-488-5704
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162 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Good food, nothing special but you can get a good breakfast or lunch here. Outside dining on a decent patio..always busy.

Thank Barb H
Bullard, Texas
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59 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went for breakfast and were the first ones there. Food reasonably priced, more than enough food on the plate, great wait staff and I would definite return. A great little town with friendly folks. You can't go wrong here.

Thank MissMo1
Cave Creek, AZ
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142 reviews
82 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 December 2016

I have not been here in a while, but wanted to walk the dog to get breakfast. We had lovely service, and a good meal. We met a neighbor there as well, so our experience was great. I am glad to see they serve potatoes and toast for breakfast, as for a while they did either one or the other,... More 

Thank artqueen
London, United Kingdom
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185 reviews
94 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 85 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 November 2016

We've often popped in to Oaks for breakfast and it's never let us down. This time, we tried it for lunch and it wasn't good. We both had chicken caesar salads and given the cost, they weren't up to par. The lettuce was limp, the chicken mediocre and the quantity poor. The service was very quick and friendly but we... More 

Thank Triple777uk9
Arnprior, Canada
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49 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

We haven't been to a restaurant where the service was so attentive. We were in awe right from the serving of the hot tea we ordered. Tea arrived on a large plate, with 2 tea bags, lemon, milk, an extra pot of hot water - awesome! Had to try the special Apple Pancake (sorry, can't recall the exact name). Waiter... More 

Thank Sandye7685
West Yorkshire, United Kingdom
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148 reviews
88 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 84 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016

We had driven up from Phoenix and went in for coffee. The establishment is just how I imagined an old American diner. The other customers all seemed to be having breakfast and, although we didn't want food, we perused the menu while waiting for our coffee. The menu was varied and reasonably priced and there were several dishes, including a... More 

Thank AnnEdinburgh_11
Cave Creek, Arizona
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109 reviews
106 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2016

The regulars know a good place to have breakfast. Everything was cooked perfectly- juevos rancheros were excellent, just the right amount of heat. Corned beef hash was fair, with the eggs just right. Great waffle. Fair prices. Old but comfortable..

Thank Jack L
Claremont, California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 August 2016 via mobile

Shared a chicken fried steak breakfast with my wife. Food was excellent and the chicken fried steak was as good as we have ever had. Portions are very large and entrees can be easily shared by most couples. Service was excellent and prices very fair.

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Thank Gerald E
Cave Creek, Arizona
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9 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016

We have eaten here several times for breakfast and lunch. It has lots of character and characters who go there. It is a locals hang out so fun to people watch. Our food has always been excellent. Service is good and our food arrives quickly and hot. Fun to go because it is like "walking back in time".

Thank jcm894
Cave Creek, Arizona
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16 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 July 2016

Superb place for breakfast and lunch. Food is super and the portions are large. The staff is friendly and professional.

Thank Jim H

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
American, Diner
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6219 E Cave Creek Rd, Cave Creek, AZ 85331-8562
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Central Arizona  >  Cave Creek
  • Phone Number: +1 480-488-5704

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?