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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.

Steakhouse
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“A fun place for the whole family, Great food Great entertainment and so much more. @ live bands”
  • 54 locals recommend
Bar
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“Live music, western scene with horse corrals outside for locals to leave their horses while they stop at this watering hole. ”
  • 39 locals recommend
Mexican Restaurant
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“Beautiful and authentic Mexican restaurant is a MUST if visiting the Cave Creek area.”
  • 30 locals recommend
American Restaurant
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“The best for authentic, western cuisine in a breathtaking setting. Sit on the patio and watch the sun set. ”
  • 30 locals recommend
Steakhouse
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“Great happy hour. Creative and innovative dishes. Inside dining only however. ”
  • 12 locals recommend
Coffee Shop
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“Mornings- coffee and treats on the patio Mid-day- lunch and cocktails on the patio Evening- cocktails & live music on the patio”
  • 16 locals recommend
Mexican Restaurant
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“The Spotted Donkey Cantina is a fun and casual spot, and the best way to wash down your Mexican meal is with the signature El Pedregal Margarita made with their private-label Herradura Double Barrel Reposado tequila, Cointreau, organic agave nectar and fresh lime juice.”
  • 11 locals recommend
Café
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“Order at the counter coffee shop with good breakfast and lunch. Patio seating is quite nice. ”
  • 15 locals recommend
BBQ Restaurant
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“The oldest and most famous restaurant in Cave Creek, it has great Fried Chicken”
  • 13 locals recommend
Park
“This is the hike you’ve been waiting for. Take plenty of water and selfies. There isn’t a bad picture anywhere. Hike the Go John Trail or horseback ride at sunset.”
  • 11 locals recommend
Pizza Place
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“If you’re in the mood for hefty portions and Italian food, this is a good choice. Great salads, appetizers, wings, pasta and pizza”
  • 12 locals recommend
Diner
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“Old gas station converted to a casual, yet good diner with counter ordering and outside patios. Cocktails available and adult milkshakes are fun. Out back are picnic tables and large lawn games. ”
  • 11 locals recommend
Point of Interest
“Rancho Manana Golf Club is one of the best courses in Arizona. The stunning views and surrounding landscape make this course truly unforgettable. After a round of golf - enjoy lunch or dinner in the famous town of Cave Creek.”
  • 7 locals recommend
Coffee Shop
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“Casual coffee, breakfast and lunch spot. Good food you order at the counter. ”
  • 12 locals recommend
Park
“A short 5 minute drive is our beautiful Spur Cross Preserve 100s of miles of hiking along creek side and some of the most beautiful views. Come on our and enjoy our local park Watch our for mountain lions, coyotes and much more! Tons of Wildlife and great for bird watching for there's 100's of species of birds. ”
  • 8 locals recommend
Stables
“If you came out west to ride a horse, this is a place where you can do just that!”
  • 8 locals recommend