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Mountain Quail Cafe

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490 Moon Mountain St, Quartzsite, AZ
+1 928-927-5348
06:00 - 19:00
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69 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I-10 has all the fast food restaurants right off the highway. If you have more than a few minutes, give the Mountain Quail a try. About 5 minutes off I-10, but well worth it. Classic cafe menu, friendly service, clean and a good bet for a sit down lunch of breakfast. Burgers are great as are the breakfasts.

Thank BrianTucsonFoothills
Methuen, Massachusetts
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104 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This little off the beaten path diner is a gem. The staff is wonderful and the food is good. We stopped on the way from Palm Springs to Apache Junction. We had soup, salads, meat loaf. Not disappointed at all.

Thank cmarsh8959
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4 reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Found it by accident while looking for the Gunny Museum and stopped in for lunch. Friendly staff and fast service. Would stop in again whenever in Quartzsite.

Thank BB61-Sailor
Corona, California
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114 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 March 2017 via mobile

We found on Yelp and were not disappointed. See the photos for our quality lunch and stop by. We each had different sandwiches, I had the chicken Malibu which was better than expected. We will definitely return & recommend.

Thank zapprint
Sioux Falls, South Dakota
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17 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 9 March 2017 via mobile

Quick service, and everything was hot. I had the bacon cheeseburger with sweet potato fries and my husband had 3 pancakes. We could have shared one of these! We were traveling through to California but would stop on another trip. "Where the locals go" would be another descriptor.

Thank Lavieenrose52
Tracy, California
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68 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 March 2017

This restaurant is off of Main St pass the Senior Center on Moon Mountain. The food here is excellent. We ate here twice, once with friends, the second for Valentine's Dinner. On the first visit I had the Rib Eye Steak dinner. The steak was so good, I didn't have to put any steak sauce on the meat. Others had... More 

Thank bounder04
Ventura CA
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83 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 February 2017

Early morning drive between Phoenix and LA, wanted breakfast quick, but not fast food. Found this place in between exits, truly in and out in 30 minutes with a cook to order breakfast. Great value for the dollar and definitely better than fast food.

Thank gatoventura
San Diego, California
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14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Decent diner food and a few sides on the menu for my vegan sister. The waitress was great and considering the place was packed the food came out rather quickly.

Thank Beverly S
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

Service is always great here for us. Have been coming here for years. Can get very busy in the winter though, snowbirds flock in...Food is always good and I personally love all the soups.

Thank rebathorn69
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24 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

Very much off the beaten path. Prices reasonable. Service good. Nice varied menu. Good food. Would go back.

Thank ardis t

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
American, Cafe
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
06:00 - 19:00
06:00 - 19:00
06:00 - 19:00
06:00 - 19:00
06:00 - 19:00
06:00 - 19:00
06:00 - 19:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 490 Moon Mountain St, Quartzsite, AZ
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Quartzsite
  • Phone Number: +1 928-927-5348

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