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The Lunch Box

Cafe, Diner
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380 Butterfield Rd, Chino Valley, AZ 86323-5610
+1 928-636-0902
06:00 - 16:00
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Tue - Sat 06:00 - 16:00
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73 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 February 2016 via mobile

Cute little place. Right on Hwy 89.Chino has few good restaurants to choose from but this is a place with food that is good and home made too. Very small place, you'll miss it if you don't watch for it.

Thank Vickie J
Chino Valley
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39 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 June 2015 via mobile

We ordered 6 different amazingly delicious plates of BBQ. Does it matter which order you cannot go around!! Service outstanding!

1 Thank Shellybelly_13
Chino Valley, Arizona
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37 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 February 2015

This is a small business that has room to grow. Staff works very hard to make sure you get just what you want. The food is fresh and hot and plentiful. Save room for the homemade sweets - pies and apple fritters are amazing! We love that they often earmark tips for special causes. The staff work well together so... More 

1 Thank Chin0Girl
Chino Valley, Arizona
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89 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 November 2014

The old Lunch Box moved to a new location. Same owners. It is now called Checkered Apron. Same great food. The cheese burgers are on sale on Wednesday. They are the best in town. The price went up and they are just over $3 on Wednesday. Open for lunch. Friday is only night open. Closed Sunday.

Thank Ken L
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 November 2012

This is the best little cafe around....great cheeseburgers, huge fries orders and deserts to die for. Only problem, it is so small and very busy so you wait quite awhile for your meal, but worth it in our minds!

Thank Azroadrunners
PBaize, Owner at The Lunch Box, responded to this review

Thank You for your review and high marks! We appreciate ALL of our customers. We do apologize for the delays. We do have a small facility and we bake and cook from scratch. this does tend to slow down our service. Come again and Bring your friends!! Again Thank You Very Much! More 

Chino Valley, Arizona, United States
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39 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 July 2012

I consistently get a great burger at a reasonable price.

Thank Kathy F
PBaize, Manager at The Lunch Box, responded to this review

THANK YOU! We appreciate hearing from our customers. Our burgers are made with choice ground chuck, not ground beef. We feel that makes the best flavored burgers and our customers deserve the best! More 

Chino Valley, Arizona
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 October 2011

This tiny lunch place is worth checking out. They have basic lunch things like burgers and sandwiches but it's good food for fair price. On Wednesday they have cheeseburgers for $2.00 so it is worth checking out their specials. Not too much seating but it is fairly clean and cozy

Thank NorthAZwife

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Cafe, Diner
Open Hours
06:00 - 16:00
06:00 - 16:00
06:00 - 16:00
06:00 - 16:00
06:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 380 Butterfield Rd, Chino Valley, AZ 86323-5610
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Chino Valley
  • Phone Number: +1 928-636-0902

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?