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#17 of 2,441 Restaurants in Phoenix
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2611 N Central Ave, Phoenix, AZ 85004-1118 (Virginia)
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Closed now
All hours
Sun 4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Sat 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Ft Myers FL
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50 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

What a throw back. The entire place is covered in red. The carpet, the walls, all red. It is hard to get a booth since most of them are reserved. I had the NY Strip. It was cooked perfectly and had a lot of flavor. I also had the calamari. It was nice as well. The service was a bit... More 

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San Diego, California
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

So much so, I went back three times in the same week! The menu selections are good, the food was great, and the bar was excellent. Their bartender, David, goes beyond expectations to make you feel comfortable and ensures that you were well taken care of. Every bar should have David.

Thank sdsailor2016
Sun City West, Arizona
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Very Cool! So took you back in time. Very friendly people. You enter through the kitchen! Wow that was like so different and unique. Waiter couldn't have been any nicer. Food was impeccable, Little pricey but well worth.

Thank lizzi621
Phoenix, Arizona
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14 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

As soon as I walked in I felt like I walked into 1945. Dark, visually rich atmosphere. The food was so good- not the stuff you can get everywhere else. I thought the Rat Pack was going to come in at any moment. Maybe a mobster was there planning how to control the Union. Really unique place that I didn't... More 

Thank EMD15
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27 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We went for our anniversary and were welcomed with congratulations and immediate service to a beautiful corner table. The food was mouth watering and made great left overs! We can't wait to come back!

Thank Eric M
Scottsdale, Arizona
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159 reviews
90 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Durant's has been around for 58 years, so they must be doing something right. We went on Restaurant Week to try it out.I had the 8 oz.prime rib and a baked potato, as vegetables are an extra. The 8oz. prime rib was good. My wife had Pan Seared Salmon with Mango Ginger Glaze. Both were good. She didn't care for... More 

Thank happytoberetired
Scottsdale, Arizona
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94 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We we to Durant's tonight. We haven't been there is quite a while as it is a 30 minute drive. The decor of this restaurant will take you back in time. Dark wood, flocked red wallpaper, making you feel right at home. You walk through the kitchen to get to the restaurant! First they bring you a vege app with... More 

Thank Cheryl L
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24 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Was treated like family during a recent visit. Durant's has a classic steakhouse menu with some great seafood options. Service and presentation was nice without being too much. Especially liked fresh oysters and their unique take on garlic bread. Steaks were good quality. Definitely will remain on our Phoenix restaurant list.

Thank marcusr
Adelaide, Australia
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had dinner here, took our breath away. Great place, great staff, great service and fantastic meal. Recommend it, and just across the road from our hotel the Fairfield inn and suites.

Thank MKAllan
Chagrin Falls, Ohio
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18 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Felt like I was walking into 1965 as we walked through the kitchen and into the restaurant. Very classic atmosphere and great for business or social occasions. Service great, food excellent. Would highly recommend and will definitely return.

Thank mjmorris009

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$31 - $40
American, Steakhouse
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Private Dining
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Bar scene, Large groups, Special occasions, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2611 N Central Ave, Phoenix, AZ 85004-1118
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Central Arizona  >  Phoenix>  > Encanto
  • Neighborhood: Encanto
  • Phone Number: 602-264-5967

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?