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The Garden Cafe

250 S Madison Ave, Yuma, AZ 85364-1421
+1 928-783-1491
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good29%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
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“brunch” (8 reviews)
“quiche” (18 reviews)
“fruit bread” (6 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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250 S Madison Ave, Yuma, AZ 85364-1421
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have eaten at the Garden Cafe perhaps a dozen times and found the food good, not remarkable, but definitely acceptable if a bit pricey. Until one lunch when I ordered a ham sandwich, and that was good too; except it only had one slice...More

Thank cathyds2
Reviewed 29 December 2017

Pros: This is a garden cafe-incorporating the actual gardens of the Sanguinetti Family which were built up the side of a slope. Quaint and well worth a look. The Desserts were excellent. Cons: Too many guests, too few staff. Ridiculous wait time, and I am...More

Thank BirdsNBees
Reviewed 19 November 2017

I was in Yuma on a business trip and went to lunch at the Garden Cafe with customers. It is a seasonal restaurant, only open from October to May. The gardens and decor are pretty, the food is excellent, and the wait staff attentive. My...More

Thank MASmith2752
Reviewed 8 November 2017

Great place for a meal and enjoy the outdoors. Friendly waitstaff, great selection of freshly made food, spice ice tea, sides are fresh and always large portions. A great place to take a few extra minutes and take in the atmosphere. Make sure you call...More

Thank O2046HElindaw
Reviewed 12 October 2017

Traveling through Yuma, and found this café in Trip Advisor. Based on past reviews, we decided to stop for lunch at the Garden Café. We did call ahead for a lunch reservation (highly recommend calling ahead as they are busy during their open hours). There...More

Thank FrankCarolR
Reviewed 6 September 2017

good food and a beautiful atmosphere tables are spread out among garden and trees service is excellent they remember you if you go often even where you want to sit...

Thank David H
Reviewed 24 May 2017 via mobile

LOVE coming here when I am in town. You need to plan it right. I believe it is closed May-October. But it's worth it. The tri-tip burrito is so good. The tortillas are amazing. The carrot cake is my favorite dessert. I haven't tried breakfast,...More

Thank Mgirrl
Reviewed 3 May 2017

Didn't think I liked curry, until I tried theirs and the coconut shrimp, oh there are no words to adequately describe it. Best Tomato Bisque I have ever had. Menu seems to vary and I look forward to trying out the brunch next time we...More

Thank Lin D
Reviewed 24 April 2017

Here is a truly relaxing place to enjoy lunch. Outdoor seating amid large shade trees with strategically positioned umbrellas and fans for warmer days. A nice selection from a menu designed for all appetites. After lunch, poke around in the many little shops lining the...More

Thank SadieLila
Reviewed 21 April 2017

Took a friend here for lunch and were not disappointed. (Have been here 3 or 4 times before) Beautiful patio dining experience with flowers and chirping birds. The food is good (ladies who lunch-type menu) but the setting makes it a must. Even in the...More

Thank Susan P
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Agnes W
25 January 2017|
Response from cbagladygo | Reviewed this property |
you would need to call the restaurant, I was just a person who stopped in there to eat and wrote a review
25 September 2015|
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Response from blong001 | Reviewed this property |
Migas, I think.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
08:00 - 14:30
09:00 - 10:45
11:00 - 14:30
09:00 - 10:45
11:00 - 14:30
09:00 - 10:45
11:00 - 14:30
09:00 - 10:45
11:00 - 14:30
11:00 - 14:30
08:00 - 10:45
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 250 S Madison Ave, Yuma, AZ 85364-1421
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Yuma
  • Phone Number: +1 928-783-1491
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