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Venues Cafe

34 Easy St, Carefree, AZ 85377
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Ranked #13 of 22 Restaurants in Carefree
Price range: $30 - $30
Sun 9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 am
Fri 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Sat 7:30 am - 11:00 pm
Cuisines: American
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations
Dining style: Casual Elegant
Cross street: Hum Road
Transit: Wild West Shuttle offers pick up and drop off at our location.
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English first
West Vancouver, Canada
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97 reviews 97 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

After a mediocre lunch last year, friends encouraged us to give Venues Cafe in Carefree a second chance. They are regulars and raved about the new direct from France chef, Celine. We really have changed our minds after having a great dinner experience. The interior is attractive, warm and inviting, decorated with colourful artwork. We sat at a Hightop table... More

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Anchorage, Alaska
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80 reviews 80 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014

Venue's has perhaps the best turkey burger in the world! It is the creation of their fantastic new chef and she's quite a talent. We recently attended a wine tasting dinner here and were simply amazed at the quality of the 7 course meal. It was delicious and pared perfectly with the wines.

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Glendale, Arizona
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

The place has an open, airy feel and a super long bar. The menu is tasty with generous portions, and happy hour involves half-price drinks, not just a few select beers and the house wine.

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Los Angeles, California
4 reviews 4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

Have been going to this restaurant every year for maybe four(?) years now, when in town...have always had great experiences, and this year, planned a family birthday dinner for 15 on a recent Saturday night, and the experience was no different. Leslie, the restaurant manager helped me plan a set menu which worked out really well for everyone to make... More

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Nashville, Tennessee
13 reviews 13 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

Nice place with good ambiance. Chicken in mozzarella salad was warm: was it suppose to be cold or hot? No clue. Very little if any sauce for our Reuben. Waitress was good.

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Scottsdale, Arizona
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34 reviews 34 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014

Venues Cafe is a fun place to go during the hot summer in Arizona this restaurant has a wonderful happy hour to show their appreciation of their summertime customers. From 3 pm to closing they have drink specials and a special mid-day menu. The owner, Catherine and her staff are friendly, helpful and always mingling to help you feel welcome... More

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Phoenix, Arizona
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30 reviews 30 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2014

This was our second trip to Venues. Both visits there was a very nice Car Show out front. We like that, as we have a couple old cars. The first visit, on a Saturday. They offered a breakfast buffet. It was not too large and actually pretty good. Of course being a buffet, we did not have to worry too... More

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Beavercreek, Oregon
17 reviews 17 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

Went to dinner with my family expecting to have a very nice meal - from the minute we walked through the door it was a bad experience. The hostess was rude, our server was snotty (for lack of a better word), the food was awful and outrageously expensive - the only thing that was remotely good about this restaurant was... More

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Oakland, California
12 reviews 12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

My husband and I took my disabled father there three days in a row because the service is friendly and knowledgeable, the food fresh and wonderful, and the outside dining area beautiful and quiet. The surrounding landscape is breathtaking and the nearby galleries are very inviting. Only 30 - 45 minutes from Scottsdale or Phoenix, get out of the city... More

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Seattle, Washington
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21 reviews 21 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2014

I ordered filet mignon, my wife had the mozzarella salad, our daughter chicken alfredo, our friends had veal, sea bass and spinach salad. For dessert we had pie a la mode, chocolate decadence and creme brûlée. Our server Karen was delightful and we appreciate the owners checking in on how we were doing. The decor, lighting and gorgeous art on... More

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Additional Information about Venues Cafe

Address: 34 Easy St, Carefree, AZ 85377
Phone Number: 480-595-9909
Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Central Arizona  >  Carefree
Open Hours:
Sunday 9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 10:00 am
Tuesday 11:00 am - 10:00 am
Wednesday 11:00 am - 10:00 am
Thursday 11:00 am - 10:00 am
Friday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday 7:30 am - 11:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 30 - 30
Cuisine: American

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