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Butcher Hook Restaurant

Highway 188, Tonto Basin, AZ 85554
+1 928-479-2712
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good55%
  • Average17%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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“lunch” (6 reviews)
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Highway 188, Tonto Basin, AZ 85554
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1 - 10 of 31 reviews

Reviewed July 9, 2018

Small mom and pop place with good biscuits and gravy. price is fair and good service. Old place but good food.

Thank edyeager
Reviewed June 24, 2018

Had breakfast after a day on the lake...husband had the Special...LOTS of food (he could not eat it all)...I had French toast/side bacon...good size for me. Service was okay...no sign when you walk in as to whether you need to wait to be seated or...More

Thank SusieGC
Reviewed April 25, 2018

What a Pleasant Surprise!!!! Stopped on our trip from Tortilla Flats and Roosevelt Dam on the way north. Great service and tasty food that was very reasonably priced. Would highly recommend and will make a point to stop if we ever get back to the...More

Thank Edward P
Reviewed January 28, 2018

We had lunch here with our motorcycle riding group. The food & beverages were good & the staff were friendly & pleasant.

Thank Barry L
Reviewed November 7, 2017

We had breakfast here this morning. My husband got the Butcher Hook Special and I had a large pancake. Plenty of food for 2 people. Everything was very good. Not much on atmosphere but the food made up for it.

Thank Jennifer F
Reviewed September 14, 2017 via mobile

We bar hopped 4 bars on our way to the lake on Friday night, this being the last one and by far the best one! The other 3 had friendly and fast service (they were empty) but this one had great food, the place was...More

Thank Cloud9Reject
Reviewed May 26, 2017

Standard fare for a small restaurant. The long-established business serves locals in the small community of Tonto Basin and travelers on highway between Globe and Payson. It has a gas station, bar and hardware store. For years, fishermen and boaters have stopped here on their...More

Thank Earl B
Reviewed April 12, 2017

Out in the middle of no where...but the service was great and the food was good....nice stop between Roosevelt lake and Mesa

Thank Sue S
Reviewed April 3, 2017

What a great destination for good food, good drink and good entertainment on the right day. This spot will leave you wondering when you are going to come back, and for what reason. the reason can be for good food and drink as I found...More

Thank Robert H
Reviewed March 9, 2017

Traveling the Apache Trail in the Tonto National Forest is a ride through one of nature's great roller coasters, Astounding scenery framed by hairpin curves, no guardrails, single-lane bridges, rock slides and washouts, does much to work up hunger and thirst. Happening upon Butcher Hook...More

Thank DonMarinelli
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Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Highway 188, Tonto Basin, AZ 85554
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Tonto Basin
  • Phone Number: +1 928-479-2712
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