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34631 N. Tom Darlington Drive, At Boulders Resort & Spa, Carefree, AZ 85377 (Formerly Waldorf Astoria Spa Cafe)
+1 480-488-9009
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Scottsdale, Arizona
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17 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 19, 2015

Spa Restaurant is wonderful! The food and beverage selections were healthy AND tasty. Came with girlfriends for a "spa day" and what a delight to find this delicious restaurant within the spa - we even wore our spa robes to lunch! No matter how good the food is, a Server can "make or break" an experience. Our server, "Mihwa" was... More 

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23 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 14, 2015 via mobile

This restaurant has a wonderful menu with the calories for the individual entrees. It has a nice selection of beverages including smoothies & healthy drinks. The setting is lovely.

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1 Thank Rita M
SF Bay Area
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149 reviews
86 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 12, 2015

I had just a snack at the pool - not a full meal - but it was surprisingly great! Glass of sangria & artichoke dip with crispy flatbread did the trick. I was surprised to find that the artichoke dip was very fresh and not fatty (it's a SPA cafe, duh) - and got it on the recommendation of the... More 

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Thank Grace Carr L
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126 reviews
86 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 7, 2015 via mobile

Spent a few days lounging around the spa pool and had lunch each day here. The service was always fast and great and the food very tasty and healthy! The Turkey wrap is outstanding.

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Thank Wvuman
Pahrump, Nevada, United States
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763 reviews
260 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 263 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 29, 2015

We had a delightful lunch overlooking the pool. They were able to accommodate our special dietary needs. The food was yummy. The server was very helpful and friendly! The wait was a bit slow, but it was worth it!

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Thank Cherie P
London, United Kingdom
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21 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 22, 2015

Loved the food here, though the service was a bit slow. Well prepared and the first restaurant meal we had in Arizona that was not super sized.

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Thank HaroldandScout
USA
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107 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 20, 2015

Food was good. As expected in a spa the portions are smaller than we are all used to but certainly adequate and very fresh.

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Thank Scottie96
Leesburg VA
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143 reviews
122 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 2, 2015 via mobile

Spent $60 for a fabulous breakfast....yes that was shocking but it was a fabulous splurge! Ordered the breakfast hash - an egg over kale, mushrooms, cauliflower, asparagus hash...delicious. Also had the standard turkey bacon and two eggs with a side bagel. Ordered 2 hand made fresh smoothies - delicious. Well prepared and good size portions, elegant presentation. The spa environment... More 

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1 Thank donnaks
Phoenix, Arizona
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19 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 6, 2014

Healthy food choices and very convenient to the pool and spa. Perfect for what we wanted - fresh fruits and juices, organic sandwiches and salads, smoothies.

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Thank Joan R
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75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 27, 2014

THis is supposed to be the "healthy/organic" restaurant on property, and it was lacking a lot of actually 'healthy' choices. They were out of wheat grass shots 2 of our 3 days there. The other problem is that the portions were TINY (even by European standards... I asked one of the French ladies I met and she was shocked at... More 

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1 Thank stLTravelLover

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$8 - $23
Cuisine
American, Cafe, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 34631 N. Tom Darlington Drive, At Boulders Resort & Spa, Carefree, AZ 85377 (Formerly Waldorf Astoria Spa Cafe)
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Central Arizona  >  Carefree
  • Phone Number: +1 480-488-9009

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  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?