We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
All 158 Sedona Restaurants

Garlands Oak Creek Lodge

8067 N State Route 89a, Sedona, AZ 86336-9696
Improve this listing
Ranked #24 of 158 Restaurants in Sedona
Price range: $45 - $45
Cuisines: American
More restaurant details
Restaurant details
Good for: Romance, Special occasions
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations
Description: One special menu is presented each night by Chef Brian Widmer. The fixed price meal includes homemade bread, soup, salad, the featured entree, dessert and coffee. (Dietary restrictions are happily accommodated with advance notice.) With limited seating guests often share a table. Over the years our guests have often told us of friendships forged while enjoying a delicious dinner; for many it is part of the unique experience that is "Garland's Lodge." (Tables for two can be requested, but cannot always be guaranteed.) Cocktails are served by the fire or out on the lawn while the season permits, beginning at 6 P.M. All are seated when the dinner bell rings at 7 P.M.
Write a Review

55 reviews from our community

Visitor rating
Rating summary
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Any
English first
Prescott, Arizona, United States
Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2014

We were given a gift certificate to Garlands. We ate dinner there and just loved the scrumptious food and great atmosphere - we'd love to stay in the lodging sometime!

Was this review helpful? Yes
5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014

This place was fantastic to stop in and eat breakfast at. The food was of superior quality and huge portion sizes. I got the breakfast burrito and my wife had the pumpkin french toast. They both were amazing. Add in an Americano and a Dirty Chi...poof...excellent breakfast! With all of that and it being a tourist area, you would think... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Winter Haven, Florida
Top Contributor
183 reviews 183 reviews
91 restaurant reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

A friend of ours had recommended Garland's and we were glad we went for dinner. The lodge is in a beautiful, quiet, peaceful setting. We sat outside for drinks watching the sun set. Then the dinner bell rang. This was a set meal of four courses. First was delicious beet soup, then salad, the main course was Halibut, and apple... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Top Contributor
105 reviews 105 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

I heard that the lodge had been sold, but don't know the time frame. I'd been wanting to go on a night when beef filet was the feature, and I wasn't disappointed. There was a southwestern theme to the dinner--red chile bread, tortilla soup, salad with cilantro lime dressing, ancho cream sauce on the filet and tres leches cake for... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Basking Ridge, New Jersey
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

Beautiful lodge out of a movie set. 4 course dinner...we had lamb that night and it was excellent, staff very professional. Will go back if in Sedona.

Was this review helpful? Yes
4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

The magic begins as you drive across the creek to enter the property.... The bell for dinner rings at 7pm, arrive early for a beverage on the lawn or inside the lodge. The gracious setting of the dining room so beautiful, the staff so welcoming - you will like you have come home. The food is truly above and beyond... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Los Angeles
Senior Contributor
27 reviews 27 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

We were the first guests back in after the Slide Rock fire, which started a very short distance from the property. We worried for naught about smoke, smells, etc. It was as wonderful as ever and we found tiny green shoots already sprouting up in the charcoal rich burn area. Gary Garland was the hero, with the property ready and... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 3
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014

The Prix Fixe dinner featuring roast chicken and fresh produce from their gardens was terrific, even if the portions were too much for us! BTW, we were there the 1st day they reopened after the Slide Fire and the Lodge, cabins and grounds are just as beautiful as ever.

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Miami Beach, Florida
Senior Contributor
25 reviews 25 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2014

Lovely setting. Went with another couple. They serve one meal per evening but do cater to diet restrictions. Each meal comes with a soup, then salad, entree, and a dessert. It was rack of lamb that evening. Everything was nicely prepared. Nice selection of wine and cocktails. A memorable institution.

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Las Vegas, Nevada
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2014

once you have been to Garland's you will return. It is like a secret club, everyone waves and talks to everyone else. A breathtaking spot, a little heaven on earth. And the food is wonderful, much of it fresh picked and coming right from the garden to the table.

Was this review helpful? Yes 1

Travelers who viewed Garlands Oak Creek Lodge also viewed


Been to Garlands Oak Creek Lodge? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Garlands Oak Creek Lodge

Address: 8067 N State Route 89a, Sedona, AZ 86336-9696
Phone Number: 928-282-3343
Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Sedona
Average Prices: USD 45 - 45
Cuisine: American

Owners: What's your side of the story?

Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.

Manage your listing

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Garlands Oak Creek Lodge staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?