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
Cinco de Mayo
May 5 @ 11:00 am – 9:00 pm

Cinco De Mayo Specials:

Lunch Special: served from 11am – 4 pm:
Tacos Al Pastor: Achiote, marinated pork shoulder,pineapple pico de galo, charred tomatillo salsa, quesofresca, pickled red onions, corn chips and salsa 16.5

Dinner Special: served from 5 – 9 pm:
Mesquite Grilled Sea Bass with calabacitas, fresh grilled corn, white bean puree, quesco fresco, and agua chili verde 32

All Day Dessert Special:
Tres Leches Cake: Three milk soaked cake with coconut whipped cream, passion fruit gelle,
and sliced almonds 11.

View/Print Cinco De Mayo Menus

Sample one of our many Agave Spirits, Tequilas or Mezcals

Agave Cocktails

  • Tontorita 12
    Sauza Hornitos reposado, orange liqueur, house-made sweet & sour
  • Prickly Pear Margarita 12
    Sauza Hornitos reposado, orange liqueur, sweet & sour, prickly pear syrup
  • Paloma Blanca 12
    Don Julio blanco, grapefruit soda, fresh lime, served on the rocks
  • Bacanorita 13
    Rancho Tepúa Bacanora, orange liqueur, sweet & sour, O J, prickly pear-hibiscus ice star
  • Sierra Madre Peach 13
    Rancho Tepúa Bacanora, white peach purée, basil, agave nectar, lime, soda water
  • Mezcal Mule 13
    Los Nahuales joven mezcal, fever tree ginger beer, fresh lime juice & mint
Happy Mother’s Day
May 13 @ 11:00 am – 9:00 pm

Happy Mother’s Day

Join us for our regular menu or our delectable specials served all-day

“Mother’s Little Helper”
Fresh muddled peaches, thyme, Tanqueray gin, clove spiced honey, lemon soda water 12.

Sonoran Lobster Tortilla Soup cup 7 bowl 10
Fresh poblano chili rajas, tortilla frizzles, cotija cheese, pepitas, lime crema, cilantro avocado salsa

House-made quiche with Italian sausage, spinach, oven-dried tomatoes, fresh basil  and fontina cheese. Served with a field green salad with shaved fennel, apples,  pickled beets and pistachio vinaigrette 18
– or-
Pan-seared Rainbow Trout on a warm Tuscan salad of  white beans, bacon, diced potatoes, pearl onions, cherry tomatoes, watercress and a lemon thyme vinaigrette 26
– or-
Mesquite wood-grilled beef tenderloin medallions (2 each 3 oz.) served with a
pickled spring corn and sweet pepper relish,  roasted potatoes with mustard seeds, garlic and Parmesan,  sautéed asparagus with roasted oregano tomatoes 44

Trio of Desserts:
– Strawberry rhubarb upside-down cake with lemonade coulis
– Mexican chocolate trifle, kahlua mascarpone and toffee crunch
– Fresh peach tart with chewy pecan oat crumble and chai spiced whipped cream

Call 480-488-0698 for reservations or click here to book them online

Click Here to View / Print Mothers Day Menu

Arizona Restaurant Week
May 18 @ 11:00 am – May 27 @ 9:00 pm

This statewide affair offers foodies a wealth of dining opportunities and the chance to get outside their own neighborhood and try something new. From sizzling Southwestern and soothing comfort foods to five-star dining and international fare – it’s all on the table during Arizona Restaurant Week. So prepare your taste buds and dig in.

Tonto is please to offer the following Regular Menus, Gluten Free and Vegan diets at the $44. Prix-fixe, tax & gratuity are not included>

Click here to view/print Regular Menu

Click here to view/print  Gluten Free & Vegan Menu

9th Annual Cave Creek Balloon Festival
May 26 @ 5:30 pm – 10:00 pm

The Cave Creek Balloon Festival
is set Saturday, May 26, 2018

For complete information and tickets please visit

Ninth Annual Cave Creek Balloon Festival organized by Tonto Bar & Grill and Aerial Solutions.

5:30 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. Saturday, May 26, 2018.

On the driving range of the Rancho Mañana Golf Course