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The Commons @ Thunderbird

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15249 N 59th Ave, Glendale, AZ 85306-3236
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Townville, South Carolina
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456 reviews
105 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 229 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 October 2016

The Commons is quite nice. Good atmosphere and comfortable seating. A little on the pricy side. The menu is quite limited.

Thank cjd
Ahwatukee, Arizona, United States
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398 reviews
318 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 187 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 August 2016

The Commons @ Thunderbird is the dining complex at the Thunderbird School of Global Management. It consists of the Commons Dining Room, The Executive Dining Room and the Rethore Family Dining Hall. The Commons Dining Room is the primary dining facility for students on campus. It is also open to the public. The Commons Dining Room has multiple food stations... More 

Thank Robert V
Minneapolis, Minnesota
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80 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 March 2015

Great food, great drink all within a short walk from your room at the Thunderbird Executive Inn. Plus there is a lot of histiory.

Thank Bob M
Levittown, Pennsylvania
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 January 2015

Had a burger and onion rings, beer and watched the Olympics on tv with my boyfriend and the bartender (sat at the bar). Had a wonderful night and then retired to my room.

Thank Shara H
Walla Walla, Washington
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43 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 April 2014

We were able to walk around campus in the pouring rain and find this treasure. A burger is a burger, but the ones they cooked there were FABULOUS! There were some alumni meeting there, but the Bar guy made everyone happy!

Thank Hunter26
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46 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 October 2012

Nice food here, lots of variety, and helpful staff. Very big hall so accommodates both large and small groups.

1 Thank aliveandfreelondon
Morrisville, Pennsylvania
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116 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 July 2012

For school food, you'll be very pleasantly surprised. There is both hot and cold food, all freshly prepared, and a very good salad bar. And the price is right! Sure wish the Commons had been there when I attended Thunderbird...!

1 Thank andrew l
Spokane, Washington
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 March 2012

Again....perefct. The entire Thunderbird experience was way more than we imagined when booking

1 Thank Andrew W
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Reviewed 20 December 2007

This is where students of Thunderbird School of Global Management get their food... sometimes.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Restaurant features
Takeout, Buffet
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 15249 N 59th Ave, Glendale, AZ 85306-3236
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Central Arizona  >  Glendale

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