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Sierra Bonita Grill

#24 of 2,453 Restaurants in Phoenix
Certificate of Excellence
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Southwestern
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6933 North 7th St., Phoenix, AZ 85014 (7th St & Glendale Ave.)
6022640700
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Today
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Mon 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tue - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Brunch, Breakfast, Dinner, Lunch, Outdoor Seating, Reservations
Description: The Sierra Bonita Grill is named after the historic Sierra Bonita Ranch in...
The Sierra Bonita Grill is named after the historic Sierra Bonita Ranch in South Eastern Arizona. Founded by Henry Hooker in 1872, the Sierra Bonita Ranch was known for it’s hospitality and innovative ranching methods. We would like to celebrate the spirit represented by Mr. Hooker and other pioneer ranches throughout Arizona with our restaurant and hope to continue the tradition of great food and hospitality. Our menu reflects the hearty cooking style of Southern Arizona ranches, many of which were started by Spanish and Mexican families. We will continue to explore the ongoing Mexican and Latin influences on this area’s culture and food. Patio seating available to accommodate 30 people.
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  • 45
    Very good
  • 15
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  • 1
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  • 3
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
An "All Time" Favorite!

Our friends took us here once, and we've been going back ever since. My favorite is the green chili pork. They also have red chili. It is the tastiest pork chili around. They also offer American dishes, with a Southwest Flair. Today the lunch special was SBG Strogonoff. I was temped, but stuck... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 23, 2015
Ann L
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Scottsdale, Arizona
Good for:
  • Doing business
  • Families with children
  • Special occasions
  • Bar scene
  • Local cuisine
  • Large groups
  • Romantic
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Scottsdale, Arizona
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62 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2015

Our friends took us here once, and we've been going back ever since. My favorite is the green chili pork. They also have red chili. It is the tastiest pork chili around. They also offer American dishes, with a Southwest Flair. Today the lunch special was SBG Strogonoff. I was temped, but stuck with my usual chili, had 1/2 red... More 

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Phoenix, AZ
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2015

Our July visit to Sierra Bonita was disappointing. Food quality was average, service was average. We had trout and carne asada tacos. The gelato dessert was not authentic...more like ice cream. The server appeared inexperienced and distracted. For the money, not sure if we'll be back.

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Phx, AZ
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2015

Sierra Bonita is one of my favorite Phoenix restaurants. The happy hour is fantastic. The menu is great. Love the green chili mashed potatoes. My only complaint is that they rarely have decent locals beers now. It is a great neighborhood restaurant worth trying.

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Phoenix, Arizona
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015

Nothing to dislike about this place. Food is so good and prepared to your liking, very different, kind of ranch hand Mexican, not your typical Mexican restaurant food, just darn good food!

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Grass Valley, California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2015

The bar here is comfortable and lively. They serve excellent margaritas and they have a good selection of whiskeys and wines-by-the-glass. The menu offers a variety of intriguing and tasty options. On my most recent visit, I ordered sea bass, which had a delicate flavor, and was served with fresh spinach, melon, berries and a light and tasty dressing. My... More 

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Phoenix, Arizona
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2015

One of my local favorites, a very diverse menu of Southwest favorites such as enchiladas and tacos to a staple of comfort favorites like pork osso bucco and buttermilk chicken with just the right amount of smoke and chillies to designate it as a local flare fare. The Friday night smoked prime rib is an all time best, I'll take... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2015

A nice clean restaurant with a very good menu and ideal for lunch. I had the halibut Taco's which were superb and I would recommend them. The sauce served with was very zesty and had a slight kick - just about perfect for the fish. Service was good

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Durham, NC
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2015

We don't do chains, and like to try the local fare. The atmosphere, food, and service were great at Sierra Bonita Grill. We would be regulars if we lived in Phoenix.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015

We keep going back to Sierra Bonita Grill for its consistent great food, service and drinks. Ask for the Eye of the Rye cocktail straight up; an award winner for sure!

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Shreveport, LA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015

Great service and super great food. Tucked out of the way like I like it. Very little close by parking but well marked signs for where you can park. I would personally avoid the patio again during the day as it was a bit warm, but others might like that location. We are hot natured folks. Staff was all super... More 

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Additional Information about Sierra Bonita Grill

Address: 6933 North 7th St., Phoenix, AZ 85014
Phone Number: 6022640700
Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Central Arizona  >  Phoenix
Open Hours:
Sunday 10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 30 - 30
Cuisine: Southwestern

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 6933 North 7th St., Phoenix, AZ 85014
    (7th St & Glendale Ave.)
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Central Arizona  >  Phoenix
  • Phone Number: 6022640700

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 30 - 30
  • Price Range: $ $ $
  • Cuisine: Southwestern

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Dining Style: Casual Dining
  • Good for: Doing business, Families with children, Special occasions, Bar scene, Local cuisine, Large groups, Romantic

Description

The Sierra Bonita Grill is named after the historic Sierra Bonita Ranch in South Eastern Arizona. Founded by Henry Hooker in 1872, the Sierra Bonita Ranch was known for it’s hospitality and innovative ranching methods. We would like to celebrate the spirit represented by Mr. Hooker and other pioneer ranches throughout Arizona with our restaurant and hope to continue the tradition of great food and hospitality. Our menu reflects the hearty cooking style of Southern Arizona ranches, many of which were started by Spanish and Mexican families. We will continue to explore the ongoing Mexican and Latin influences on this area’s culture and food. Patio seating available to accommodate 30 people.
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm

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