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Elements at Sanctuary Camelback Mountain

5700 E McDonald Dr, Paradise Valley, AZ 85253-5218
+1 866-328-0091
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good17%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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5700 E McDonald Dr, Paradise Valley, AZ 85253-5218
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Elements was wonderful. My husband and I have auto-immune diets and the chef was great about handling our food to our diet requirements. The setting was perfect on the patio and the service was outstanding. We were with old friends wen hadn't seen in 15...More

Thank cklingseisen
Reviewed 6 days ago

Went with a group. Started outside with cocktails and some tasty appetizers taking in the view of the mountains and Paradise Valley. Moved inside to a private room for our group and had a salad which was great but next was the chilean seabass. It...More

Thank travelwarm2
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food was delicious, best service we had in the city all weekend. The live music was incredible! Great view, great bar area. Overall I loved.More

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

Thank you for dining with us here at elements. We are delighted you had such a wonderful experience and really enjoyed your meal with us. We are glad you were able to enjoy some of the weekend live music and views from the bar during...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Sublime service and great sunset views from patio. However, the food was bland tasting and didn't warrant the very high prices. I had the beef ravioli that tasted like... nothing. The most flavorful part was the deep fried lemon on top of the pasta and...More

Thank elu22222
Steven L, Guest Relations Manager at Elements at Sanctuary Camelback Mountain, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for coming in to dine with us here at elements. While we are happy the views and service both impressed, we are so sorry to hear that the food did not live up to our usual standards. We always want to provide our...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This great restaurant in a beautiful setting in the foothill of Camelback mountain should be a destination for any traveler to Scottsdale. The potato and cauliflower with a cruton and dill infused creme fresh was absolutely delicious and my roast duck on a bed of...More

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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. It sounds like you had a wonderful meal and really enjoyed the restaurant, which we always love to hear. We are glad that the potato and cauliflower and the roast duck were both delicious. We love...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

First trip to AZ and was here for Easter so we wanted to take the family somewhere special for Easter dinner. After reading many reviews on Elements, our expectations were exceedingly high in regards to food, service & sites. Elements lived up to all of...More

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

Thank you for celebrating Easter with us here at elements. We are delighted that you had such a wonderful meal and that your meal lived up to the high expectations our reviews had set for you. It is great to hear that Kaui took such...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I've been here with large parties and small parties and the food and service has been consistently excellent. The menu choices are diverse and the preparation always excellent... and that applies to all courses. You can expect very hospitable and attentive service too. I appeciatey...More

Thank Carr B
Steven L, Guest Relations Manager at Elements at Sanctuary Camelback Mountain, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your continued support over the years! It is always an honor for us to have the support of guests like yourself. We are very happy to hear that no matter the party size, you have had the same excellent dining experience across...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

You Must eat here!! We are from NY area and have access to great restaurants. This definitely competes. The views at night were amazing and everything we ate tasted great. The server was also very helpful in deciding what to order so ask them Lots...More

Thank CMcD79
Steven L, Guest Relations Manager at Elements at Sanctuary Camelback Mountain, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for dining with us here at elements. Thank you so much for taking the time to recommend us. It is wonderful to hear that your experience with us competes with the excellent restaurants you have in New York. It sounds like the views,...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had dinner at Elements and thoroughly enjoyed our experience. We had a lovely private table for two with a spectacular view of the surrounding mountains. Our enjoyment of the atmosphere was only eclipsed by the exceptional cuisine and service. The menu was creative with...More

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Steven L, Guest Relations Manager at Elements at Sanctuary Camelback Mountain, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for dining with us here at elements. We are delighted that you had such a wonderful meal and enjoyable experience with us. It sounds like the views set the standard and the the excellent service and cuisine followed through, ensuring a meal to...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were so excited to visit Elements and were greeted and seated at a beautiful table outside by a lovely staff. We had a wonderful view and great wine, bread, soup, and salad. We waited nearly an hour for our good to arrive, a steak...More

Thank TW719
Steven L, Guest Relations Manager at Elements at Sanctuary Camelback Mountain, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for dining with us here at elements. We are so sorry to hear about the issues you encountered during your meal. We always want to provide the best possible experience for our guests and apologize that we did not live up to our...More

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melissa344
24 March 2018|
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Response from rainbowlake | Reviewed this property |
dress casual is acceptable, enjoy your dinner!
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Nancy H
28 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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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 50 - US$ 75
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, 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
Groups, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, View, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Monday
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
Tuesday
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
Wednesday
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
Thursday
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
Friday
7:00 AM - 11:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
7:00 AM - 11:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
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: +1 866-328-0091
  • 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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