We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

The Horny Toad

₹₹ - ₹₹₹American, ,
6738 E Cave Creek Rd, Cave Creek, AZ 85331-8640
+1 480-488-9542
Website
Share
Save
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent40%
  • Very good37%
  • Average17%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“fried chicken” (134 reviews)
“fries” (53 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM Hours
CUISINES
American, Southwestern, Bar
PRICE
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
6738 E Cave Creek Rd, Cave Creek, AZ 85331-8640
All Details
Write a Review
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
50
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
Reviews (496)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

91 - 100 of 496 reviews

Reviewed 19 May 2017 via mobile

Had dinner midweek. They were busy but we got seated quickly. Had the chicken fried steak. Meat was good but too much breaking for me. My associate had the fajitas. Nice big portion. Waiter talked us out of the full strawberry shortcake. We could not...More

Thank J L
Reviewed 19 May 2017

On a short vacation to AZ with my daughter and her friend they wanted to try this restaurant out and we weren't disappointed. Best Moscow Mule with bourbon and BBQ pork on a bun. Will definitely go back. Picked up a jar of their sauce...More

Thank AuroaB
Reviewed 18 May 2017

Because we live in the neighborhood of this amazing establishment, we try to go as often as we can. Go hungry and don't go if you are on a fat-free or low fat diet. It's comfort food at it's best. The menu is so diverse,...More

Thank Joelle B
Reviewed 6 May 2017

Friendly service and atmosphere. I was dining alone and felt very at home. I went back again because it was such a welcoming place

2  Thank reginahellstrom
Reviewed 3 May 2017

My friends Norma and Virginia treated me to lunch for my birthday and it was truly an amazing experience. The location and the atmosphere of the restaurant are really great. The staff was most helpful and our waitress Shannon was sweet, attentive and on the...More

Thank CookiePeoria
Reviewed 25 April 2017 via mobile

Lovely setting and a great building and reasonable price. Lunch on a Monday took way too long. Staff very attentive and tried however ordering took too long and when it finally arrived in dribs of the 5 diners a couple were not hot and one...More

Thank 57reg
Reviewed 24 April 2017

I grew up in Phoenix and have been to this restaurant many times as it is well known for it's Fantastic Fried Chicken.... we moved away... only to return for a family visit and had to go back for the Fried Chicken....Yum!!! It hasn't changed...More

Thank JEFF H
Reviewed 19 April 2017

Excellent and courteous staff with a variety of North American menu selections. We have recommended this restaurant to our friends that visit the Phoenix area

Thank svenEdmonton
Reviewed 18 April 2017

As we were not a party of 8 or more they wouldn't take a reservation on a Friday night so we went before 6pm so we could get a table outside. We had a great meal. The servings are so large we took food home.

Thank PhantomProctor_VT
Reviewed 14 April 2017

We didn't actually go inside so I can't comment on the food, but the menu posted outside didn't look very appealing and was expensive to boot, so we left. The decor as well reeked of Tourist Trap.

1  Thank 167daphneb
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all Cave Creek Hotels
Cave Creek Tumbleweed Hotel
106 reviews
.84 km away
Civana Carefree
78 reviews
2.66 km away
Boulders Resort & Spa, Curio Collection by Hilton
2,336 reviews
3.64 km away
Discover Resorts at Troon
1 review
11.06 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Grotto Cafe
179 reviews
.57 km away
Cartwright's Modern Cuisine
344 reviews
.15 km away
El Encanto Mexican Patio Cafe
821 reviews
.97 km away
Nearby Attractions
The Town Dump
75 reviews
.24 km away
Cave Creek Museum
46 reviews
1.31 km away
Desert Foothills Library
12 reviews
.72 km away
Debs Wild West Memories
27 reviews
1.00 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
Annette H
14 September 2016|
AnswerShow all 4 answers
Response from nomad5253 | Reviewed this property |
Do not recall
0
Votes
bobkat0145
19 March 2016|
AnswerShow all 4 answers
Response from Shelley U | Reviewed this property |
Hi, It seems they might have music there, on the patio at nights not sure which nights or how often..a lot of bars up there do have music tho.
0
Votes
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 20
Cuisine
American, Southwestern, Bar
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Monday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6738 E Cave Creek Rd, Cave Creek, AZ 85331-8640
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Central Arizona  >  Cave Creek
  • Phone Number: +1 480-488-9542
  • E-mail
Description
Family restaurant in historic Cave Creek, AZ. Est. 1976 serving Fried Chicken, BBQ, Steaks and more in a Western atmosphere
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing
;