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Don & Charlie's

) #27 of 927 Restaurants in Scottsdale ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ American, Steakhouse, Soups
7501 E Camelback Rd, Scottsdale, AZ 85251-3510
+1 480-990-0900
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good31%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“chopped liver” (34 reviews)
“ribs” (153 reviews)
“prime rib” (67 reviews)
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American, Steakhouse, Soups, Gluten Free Options
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7501 E Camelback Rd, Scottsdale, AZ 85251-3510
Neighbourhood: Downtown Scottsdale
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Reviews (454)
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1 - 10 of 454 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

We drove here on a Saturday night. It was 6:30 and the parking lot was jammed! We were lucky to barely jam our compact rental car in the one and only available space in the lot - which is directly behind the restaurant. Once we...More

1  Thank M&ALongGrove
DonCarson2017, Owner at Don & Charlie's, responded to this review

Morning M&L, Thanks so much for taking the time to share your experience at D&C's. The staff and I appreciate your kind words. I hope you visit us again in the near future and ask for me. Love to meet you and thank you in...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Great food and very helpful staff. Also great sports memorabilia, you could spend hours just looking at that

1  Thank Michellea1962
DonCarson2017, Owner at Don & Charlie's, responded to this review

Michelle's, Thank you for the kind words. We look forward to seeing you again soon. Best, Don

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our food came out Luke warm. The salads were the best part of the meal. My husband ordered the spicy broasted chicken & ribs, broasted chicken should be crispy, it was soggy, ribs were tough. I had the twin filets, while tender, they ere cool...More

Thank Retired532010
DonCarson2017, Owner at Don & Charlie's, responded to this review

Evening, I apologize for your less than perfect dining experience. Since 1981 we have satisfied legions of guests. Our goal is to satisfy every guest My experience had taught me that if a guest involves management any situation can be resolved. Best wishes, Don Carson

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Took my wife here for her birthday. The menu has a lot of options and you can't miss out on the steak options. All of the sports memorabilia is fun to look at. Don't miss out on this place!

1  Thank Justin K
DonCarson2017, Owner at Don & Charlie's, responded to this review

Justin, Thank you for the kind words. We look forward to having you back soon.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Fun crowd place with excellent service. I had the baby back ribs that were "OK" not fall off the bone. My wife had the steak filet which was great. Had a great time talking to people around us which made our time very here wonderful....More

1  Thank dicksayad
DonCarson2017, Owner at Don & Charlie's, responded to this review

Glad to hear you had a good time and we hope to see you back soon!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Sports memorabilia is enough to visit for! Then add the great apps, come slaw, and perfectly done prime rib and filet mignon and this an absolute must visit when in Scottsdale!

1  Thank padadof3
DonCarson2017, Owner at Don & Charlie's, responded to this review

I'm always trilled when people appreciate our great food. Thanks for coming in.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is more of a follow up review as I love D&C's in my last review I complained about the cocktail cherries. Well my last visit and they had a delicious dark cherry in my manhattan. I give it a big thumbs up and thanks...More

2  Thank Phamus
DonCarson2017, Owner at Don & Charlie's, responded to this review

We always like taking suggestions from our guest. Especially when they are right!

Reviewed 18 April 2017

We were here nonspring training time and it was still packed on a Saturday night. Waits without reservations were 45 min. We had a reservation and got seated right away. This is a traditional Chicago steakhouse.I loved my filet. However, the ribs were also excellent....More

1  Thank Mo M
DonCarson2017, Owner at Don & Charlie's, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind words. I will share your thoughts with our team.

Reviewed 12 April 2017

This is an old established restaurant with the walls covered with baseball memorabilia and other sports. The food is very good. If you like ribs the ribs "Don's" style are outstanding. Steaks are also good. The service is very good. Don't expect a quiet place,...More

2  Thank Ray W
austingreen2016, Managing Partner at Don & Charlie's, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to rate your dining experience. We a appreciate the 5 stars!

Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

The food at Don and Charlie's is good, consistent and plentiful. I was in town with a friend from Chicago and he was in the mood for comfort food. Nothing says "Chicago" more than Don and Charlie's. I think the owners were originally from Chicago....More

1  Thank kingdog12
DonCarson2017, Owner at Don & Charlie's, responded to this review

Thank you for the review and we look forward to seeing you the next time you are town.

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Can you eat at the bar?
17 May 2017|
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Response from DonCarson2017 | Property representative |
Yes you can!!
Is there a dress code?
20 March 2016|
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Response from Robert K | Reviewed this property |
Nothing posted. Casual is fine.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 25 - US$ 45
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7501 E Camelback Rd, Scottsdale, AZ 85251-3510
    (75th St. (3 blocks east of Scottsdale Rd))
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Central Arizona  >  Scottsdale>  > Downtown Scottsdale
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown Scottsdale
  • Phone Number: +1 480-990-0900
  • E-mail
Since 1981 Don and Charlie's has been serving prime steaks, BBQ baby back ribs, BBQ chicken, prime rib, fresh fish and many other entrees that are indicative to our Chicago roots. Don, the management team and the staff deliver professional and friendly service in relaxed surroundings. After 35 years, satisfying our guest is still our number one goal.