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Roy's - Desert Ridge

5350 E Marriott Dr, inside the JW Marriott Desert Ridge Resort & Spa, Phoenix, AZ 85054
+1 480-419-7697
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good27%
  • Average14%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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5:00 pm - 11:00 pmAll hours
American, Hawaiian, Seafood, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
5350 E Marriott Dr, inside the JW Marriott Desert Ridge Resort & Spa, Phoenix, AZ 85054
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Reviewed today

I'm a local and I love happy hour at this outstanding restaurant, the drinks are amazing, the appetizers are some of the best on the planet and the service is always outstanding. If you can make it over here for Aloha hour you won't be...More

Thank Desertman2013
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

My husband and I ate at Roy 'S while on a weekend vacation because it happened to be at Desert Ridge Resort. We were expecting a high end, very classy place with the prices and reputation it had. We were disappointed. I got the charred...More

Thank Erin M
Reviewed 5 days ago

We ate at Roy's to celebrate our anniversary. We split a caterpillar roll and an order of ribs; both were excellent. The pork chops were a special that night, and they were flavorful and well prepared, and accompanied by some very rich mashed potatoes. We...More

Thank JinxHE
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

went for the aloha hour.Mai tai was good but the sangria was not.Food was ok.service was very good though.

Thank LPY39
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Roy's is a great restaurant: we have eaten at chains in California also. Their fusion of Hawaiian-Asian cuisine is unbeatable. But we had the opportunity to try the Aloha Happy Hour at the JW in Phoenix, and it was spectacular! Selected appetizers were only $7.00,...More

Thank Meg M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Roy's is well-known for innovative and fresh Pacific fusion cuisine, but if you are vegetarian, they have lots to offer as well. The grilled vegetable Napoleon entree was spot-on with flavor and the edamame starter was just right (no breads are available). We booked a...More

Thank CleopatraBunny
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Special place for special occasions. We celebrated our son's graduation from College and couldn't be better. Great service, great location and atmosphere. The menu is rich in seafood (Hawaiian Cuisine) with great combinations and beautiful presentation. Appetizers were fantastic, we ordered two "canoe appetizers" for...More

Thank Rafael P
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Highly recommend! Roy's is a special place for those special life moments. Pricey but Wonderful meal for our anniversary- food was fresh, delicious, and a great change from other dining . We had the scallops and sea bass dinner that included dessert. So flavorful and...More

Thank Theresa D
Reviewed June 11, 2017

I had the risotto with shrimp. They were very generous with the large shrimp which they served on top of the risotto. And the smoked mushroom inside the risotto were very tasty. This restaurant is not cheap but the food was good.

Thank fbernaerts
Reviewed June 2, 2017

I was at the hotel for a business conference and was told that Roy's was fantastic so my colleague and I went for dinner. We placed our order and waited for quite some time before asking for the edamame we ordered. Our waiter told us...More

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Questions & Answers
February 4, 2017|
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Response from OSUfanHouston | Reviewed this property |
Call Roy's in advance or call the Hotel's concierge to gain their assistance to plan the perfect celebration, happy birthday.
thomas r
December 16, 2016|
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Response from drbking | Reviewed this property |
Yes, very good pricing on appetizers and drinks
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$10 - $30
Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Private Dining
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Special occasions, Large groups, Families with children, Kids, Bar scene, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5350 E Marriott Dr, inside the JW Marriott Desert Ridge Resort & Spa, Phoenix, AZ 85054
    (East Pathfinder Drive)
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Central Arizona  >  Phoenix>  > Desert Ridge
  • Neighborhood: Desert Ridge
  • Phone Number: +1 480-419-7697
  • E-mail
Blending classic techniques with adventurous Pacific Rim flavors, culinary pioneer Roy Yamaguchi created an entirely new approach to fine dining. The first Roy's opened in Honolulu in 1988 and we've spread our warm hospitality and passion for innovative and creative cuisine around the world ever since. Indulge in one of our spectacular cocktails or choose a glass from our award-winning wine list while you discover the fresh ingredients and outstanding seafood, expertly prepared by our local chefs that made us famous.
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