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Elements at Sanctuary Camelback Mountain

5700 E McDonald Dr, Paradise Valley, AZ 85253-5218
+1 480-607-2300
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Overview
  • Excellent75%
  • Very good17%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“udon” (9 reviews)
“pork chop” (33 reviews)
Open Now
07:00 - 22:00All hours
CUISINES
American, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
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LOCATION
5700 E McDonald Dr, Paradise Valley, AZ 85253-5218
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1 - 10 of 807 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago

Visited for lunch before a spa appointment and were well looked after by a team of servers - David and Max. Both were professional and polite as well as knowledgeable about the menu. We shared miso soup (wonderful), a chopped salad (lovely) and a decadent...More

Thank Tamara13
Reviewed 6 days ago

Atmosphere is amazing. The food is great, not 5 star but still very delectable. If you are looking to sip and eat in a beautiful place, especially at sunset this is a great place. Happy hour is well worth it. That's the optimum time to...More

Thank mrsshannalee
Steven L, Guest Relations Manager at Elements at Sanctuary Camelback Mountain, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you for dining with us here at elements. It sounds like you really enjoyed your dining experience with us, which we always love to hear. We are glad you were able to enjoy a happy hour with us and take in one or two...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was the BEST resort hotel I've stayed at in the Phoenix area. Adult friendly, 5 star service, so peaceful & tranquil! Will be visiting again soon!More

Thank DallasGirl2014
Steven L, Guest Relations Manager at Elements at Sanctuary Camelback Mountain, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for staying and dining with us. We are delighted that you had such a wonderful visit and honored that you consider us the best resort in Phoenix. We are glad that the service matched the beautiful setting and look forward to providing you...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We recently stayed at Sanctuary and had dinner there on a Saturday night. Our reservation was at 7:15 and we were treated to a beautiful sunset view from our booth. Elements has potential for beautiful ambiance with its decor and candlelight, and service was spot...More

Thank CmdrCutie
Steven L, Guest Relations Manager at Elements at Sanctuary Camelback Mountain, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for dining with us during your recent stay at Sanctuary. It sounds like you really enjoyed the setting, service and meal, which we love to hear. We do completely understand how the extra noise from a young child impacted your overall enjoyment and...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Best pork chop I ever had. Very interesting choices for sides. I had the grits with creamed corn and green onion. Fabulous! Also had heirloom tomato salad with fresh mozzarella. For the price, could have had a few more tomatoes. Filled in with cherry tomatoes,...More

Thank Crisco55
Steven L, Guest Relations Manager at Elements at Sanctuary Camelback Mountain, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for dining with at elements. It sounds like you really enjoyed your meal with us, which we always love to hear. We are delighted that the pork chop was such a hit and that the sides provided an excellent, creative compliment to your...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I would recommend this restaurant any day of the week! Outstanding service. Innovative drinks. Lovely setting with beautiful views, and the food is meticulously prepared and presented. Five+++ stars to the chef!More

Thank Jessica L
Steven L, Guest Relations Manager at Elements at Sanctuary Camelback Mountain, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for dining with us here at elements. We are delighted that you had such a great meal with us and are honored that you would recommend us. It is great to hear that the service, cuisine and cocktails all lived up to the...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

As it was the last day of our holiday in Arizona we decided to have a nice lunch before our flight home. Decided on Elements as we had enjoyed it before and it did not disappoint. We got a great table, one of the booths...More

Thank Patricia186487
Steven L, Guest Relations Manager at Elements at Sanctuary Camelback Mountain, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for returning to dine with us again here at elements. We are happy to hear that you had another great experience and really enjoyed your lunch with us. It is great to hear that the jade burger was such a big hit with...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

I've been waiting to visit Elements restaurant for a couple of years but just never made the time to go. But on June 17th my husband and I were in the area for a conference and decided to make time to dine there and I'm...More

Thank Rhonda P
Steven L, Guest Relations Manager at Elements at Sanctuary Camelback Mountain, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

We are delighted that you finally made it in to dine with us and even more excited to hear that it lived up to your expectations. We love that the tone for the meal was set the moment you arrived on property and that the...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

This place had the most beautiful view of any on my trip! I enjoyed everything about this place, from the service to the food! I would definitely return!More

Thank blanquita79
Steven L, Guest Relations Manager at Elements at Sanctuary Camelback Mountain, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for dining with us here at elements. It is wonderful to hear that your meal and time watching the sunset was a highlight of your trip. We are happy that the service and cuisine both lived up the setting and views and made...More

Reviewed 17 June 2017

excellent food and service. wide variety of choices. We ate a breakfast, lunch and dinner- all very specialMore

Thank 25001Tucson
Steven L, Guest Relations Manager at Elements at Sanctuary Camelback Mountain, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for dining with us in elements. It sounds like you had a great experience and that you received the same quality service and dining experience across all your meals, which we love to hear. We truly appreciate you taking the time to write...More

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Nancy H
27 October 2016|
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Response from Steven L | Property representative |
Hi Nancy, Yes we will have both an Prix Fixe Thanksgiving Menu in elements and a Thanksgiving Buffet in our Views Ballroom. You can find more information about the pricing and menus on Sanctuary's website in the Holidays... More
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creekertraveller
11 May 2016|
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Response from Steven L | Property representative |
Yes, we do. You can view our brunch menu on our website under our events section. We apologize for the delayed response.
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27Morena
7 December 2015|
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Response from Steven L | Property representative |
So sorry for the delay. We have happy hour every week Monday - Thursday 4-6pm.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$50 - US$75
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, View, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
07:30 - 21:30
Monday
07:30 - 21:30
Tuesday
07:30 - 21:30
Wednesday
07:30 - 21:30
Thursday
07:30 - 21:30
Friday
07:00 - 22:00
Saturday
07:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5700 E McDonald Dr, Paradise Valley, AZ 85253-5218
    (Tatum)
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Central Arizona  >  Paradise Valley
  • Phone Number: +1 480-607-2300
  • This restaurant is at Sanctuary Camelback Mountain
Description
Celebrate farm-fresh American cuisine at elements, one of the best restaurants in Paradise Valley. Sanctuary touts the evolution of a favorite Scottsdale restaurant that offers a distinctive experience for AZ luxury dining. Discover the cutting-edge kitchen of Food Network celebrity and Executive Chef Beau MacMillan, where the best local organic produce is used to create seasonal menus. With the expansion of elements restaurant, enjoy distinctive venues for luxurious Scottsdale dining, including the private chef's table, XII, where you will witness the kitchen activity firsthand...And Praying Monk, for indoor/outdoor events overlooking the beauty of Camelback Mountain. With spectacular scenery and unique settings, jade bar and edge are the perfect places to sip and savor fresh cocktails on inviting outdoor patios at sunset.
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