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!
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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 or book them online

View / Print Tonto Easter Menu

Easter Brunch Menu

Salad and Fruit Course:
– Upland watercress, gastrique onions, Camembert, sun-dried apricot, candied pecans, blueberry shallot vinaigrette

– Tongues of fire beans, roasted AZ peppers, lovage, charred scallions, gerkins, watermelon radish, citrus herb vinaigrette

– Tri-color orzo pasta, preserved lemon, roasted asparagus, chickpeas, feta cheese, toasted pine nuts, chipotle vinaigrette

– Seasonal AZ fruit with wild nasturtium and roasted peach yogurt

Seafood Platter :
Pinot grigio poached jumbo shrimp, Alaskan king crab leg, and smoked Sockeye salmon with AZ citrus and three-peppercorn cocktail sauce

Mesquite wood-grilled Colorado lamb chops, red yarnet yam hash, spring onions, caramelized fennel, charred corn, mint, and pomegranate molasses bordelaise
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House-made quiche with broccolini, Gouda, shallots, spinach, and trumpet mushrooms. Served with baby gem lettuce with blueberries, Maytag Blue Cheese, roasted pepitas, and rhubarb thyme vinaigrette
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Pan-seared Alaskan halibut with shallot confit risotto, caramelized peaches, roasted baby beets, pichuberry buerre blanc, SIFarms basil oil
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Wood-fired beef tenderloin Oscar, crispy heirloom fingerling potatoes with pancetta, charred asparagus, jumbo lump crab, AZ smoked tomato hollandaise

Trio of desserts:
– Mini stacked carrot cake, maple cream cheese frosting, candied carrot, white chocolate garnish
– Coconut cream tartlet with glazed pineapple, macadamia nut brittle
– Nutter butter chocolate bar, layers of ganache, peanut butter filling, sea salt caramel sauce

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 or book them online

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

Roasted red pepper bisque with smoked Santa Barbara prawns, charred spring onion oil, and crispy kale 7 cup 10 bowl

House-made quiche with wild mushrooms, caramelized baby leeks, smoked cheddar, thyme, and wild baby arugula. Served with AZ butter lettuce, spiced Marcona almonds, Fossil Creek goat cheese, candy-striped beets, and strawberry vinaigrette 18
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Pan-seared butterfish with roasted rainbow cauliflower risotto, shallot bacon jam, glazed sugar snap peas, golden beet gastrique, SIFarms micro beet greens 38
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8 oz. Mesquite wood-grilled beef tenderloin with horseradish whipped potato, roasted spring onions, Shiraz braised trumpet mushrooms, black Truffle bordelaise, and crispy leeks 44

Trio of Dessert:
– Humming bird cake, roasted pecan cream cheese icing, dried pineapple flower
– Strawberry rhubarb tart, sugar cookie crumble, Tahitian vanilla bean crème
– Mini blackberry Pavlova, whipped lemon mascarpone cream, blackberry compote

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.