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The Cafe


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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

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Our offerings include something interesting for everyone. The A.P.E Burger is Adam's signature dish. No two are alike. Trust him to create something special, just for you! We select our wines and beer to complement our food. Our house wines focus on local wineries. We offer US and imported wines. Our beers are flavorful and interesting, sourced locally to Arizona, the US, and imported.
$8 - $25
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
American, Cafe
Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Lots of choices and nice freshly cooked items. Food cooked fresh while you wait- burrito, sandwiches, breakfast options, etc

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank cjkines1
Reviewed 1 week ago

On a February Saturday noon, we had delicious grilled salmon sandwiches with pesto mayo, tomato and onion on a fresh bun (gluten free buns available) and lemonade that was fresh squeezed. I had a side of excellent homemade coleslaw (not made with carrots and cabbage...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank MNDoodles
Reviewed 1 week ago

After driving from Phx, setting up a hiking shuttle (several water crossings), hiking four miles (several water crossings), unwrapping the shuttle over those same water crossings again, we were hungry. This was all up at Gardner Canyon Road. As usual we enjoyed our meals that...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank tibber55
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped in again today as we always do when in the area. The Cafe has become a reason to stop in Sonoita. We've been eating here for the last four years and will continue to do so. Excellent food, service and value. We've never had...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Paul L
Reviewed January 12, 2019 via mobile

My wife and I were out driving and we passed this place when I swung around to return. The parking lot was full (for a very good reason) and we found an empty slot. The restaurant would be considered quaint, but the food is exceptional...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank johnmF4738DW
Reviewed January 10, 2019 via mobile

Quite a busy little cafe that serves a wonderful lunch menu. Very cozy. Great food, not expensive and terrific service.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank invscott
Reviewed January 6, 2019

Visited this restaurant along with five other people for dinner. We had had a day of traveling and hiking. We were looking for a good meal and locals recommended The Cafe. It might be the best around but really don't raise your expectations because it...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Robert H
Reviewed November 11, 2018 via mobile

The Cafe, with chef Adam Puckle is a Sonoita landmark. The food is consistently delicious. Crisp salads, gourmet burgers, and tasty sandwiches are just a few of the options. Local beer and wines are available. The atmosphere is cozy and you can usually talk to...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank elaineh00per
Reviewed November 1, 2018 via mobile

Thursday night they have local live music and they will be busy. The chef cares about the quality of his employees as much as the food. Must try meal is the Go Ape Burger, no two are the same, the chef does something different for...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank j_w_a_traveller
Reviewed October 26, 2018 via mobile

If you’re Veg, vegan, or GF on the road this is the place to stop! Single fryer, fries are all GF. I had a Chef’s special black bean burger and the server took extra care to ask if I was vegetarian and offered up avocado...More

Date of visit: October 2018
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