Throughout the year, Tonto Bar & Grill hosts several events to bring together family and friends and foster a sense of community. From our popular Balloon Festival to our spring concert series to our special holiday dinner celebrations, we invite you to come out and join us for the good times.

Remember to visit Tonto Bar & Grill when you are in Cave Creek/Carefree enjoying all of the wonderful activities the area has to offer, including golfing, shopping, hiking, bicycling, horseback riding, bird watching, sightseeing and attending festivals.


Daily happy hour

Sunday Brunch

  • When: 10 a.m. -2 p.m. every Sunday
  • Relax and enjoy your Sunday with our special brunch items offered 10 am to 2 pm in addition to our regular menu.
    Sunday brunch on the patio of Tonto doesn’t get much better!
    View or Print Sunday Brunch Menu
Super Bowl LI Tonto open from 11 am – 3 pm, closed for dinner
Feb 5 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
We will be open from 11 AM – 3 PM on Super Bowl Sunday.

We will be closed for dinner from 4 PM  the rest of the evening and will  reopen for regular business the following day.

Our sister restaurant Cartwright’s will be closed the entire day and night for Super Bowl and will also reopen for regular business the following day.

Enjoy the Big Game and we will see you soon!


Happy St. Valentine’s Day
Feb 14 @ 4:00 pm – 9:30 pm

Capture your sweetie’s heart and soul with a romantic dinner at Tonto.

We’ll be serving our extraordinary Valentine’s Day specials along with our regular menu. Specials are served from 4 – 9:30 pm




Appetizer: 8. cup  12. bowl
Cold water Maine lobster bisque with roasted maitake mushrooms, Alaskan king crab, and AZ chive oil

Porcini mushroom dusted grilled Chilean sea bass, Dungeness crab and pancetta risotto, smoked Abby Lee Farms tomatoes, asparagus, and truffled sweet corn nage 44

Chocolate covered strawberry cakes, pink butter-cream, milk chocolate
classic truffles and almond panna cotta kisses

Featured Cocktail: Blushing-Tini  13
Patron silver, Grand Marnier, fresh lime, house made prickly pear syrup, Mexican panela sugar

For Reservations phone 480-488-0698
No online reservations for holidays

Click here to print/view menu specials

Hoppy Easter Brunch
Apr 16 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm

Enjoy our four-course plated brunch, and complimentary Champagne.
Seating every 15 minutes from 10:00 a.m. to 2 p.m. (Please note our last seating is 2 pm and we will be closed for dinner)
$65 per Adult, $20 for children ages 10 and under (from children’s menu). Tax & gratuity are not included.

For reservations phone 480-488-0698
No online reservations for holidays.

Special Brunch Menu

Salad and Fruit Course:
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Seafood Platter:
2 ea. Champagne poached jumbo shrimp and 1 ea. Alaskan king crab leg with AZ citrus and bloody Mary cocktail sauce

Choice of Entrées:
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Happy Mother’s Day
May 14 @ 10:00 am – 8:30 pm

Join us on Mother’s Day, Sunday, May 14, from 10:00 a.m. to 8:30 p.m., addition to our regular menu, we’ll be serving a gourmet Mother’s Day menu, featuring tasty specials and trio of  house-made desserts from our bakeshop.
Call 480-488-0698 for reservations
No online reservations for holidays.

The following  specials are served all day along with our regular menu


Choice of 3 entrees t.b.a.

Trio of desserts t.b.a.

Also consider our sister restaurant, Cartwright’s Sonoran Ranch House, for Mother’s Day which is open from 10:30 a.m. – 8 p.m.

Eighth Annual Cave Creek Balloon Festival
May 27 @ 5:30 pm – 9:30 pm

Eighth Annual Cave Creek Balloon Festival, May 27, 2017

WHAT: Eighth Annual Cave Creek Balloon Festival, organized by Tonto Bar & Grill and Aerial Solutions.
WHEN: 5:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. Saturday, May 27, 2017.
WHERE: On the driving range of the Rancho Mañana Golf Course. Entrance to event is on the corner of Spur Cross & Cave Creek Road.

For complete information, visit our website
Facebook: /CaveCreekFestivals
Twitter: /ccfestivals