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“Restaurant” 5 of 5 bubbles
Review of Cress on Oak Creek

Cress on Oak Creek
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Ranked #13 of 190 Restaurants in Sedona
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $50 - $200
Cuisines: French, American
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Restaurant details
Good for: Special occasions, Scenic view, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Romantic
Dining options: Dinner, Accepts American Express, Accepts Discover, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Private Dining, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Valet Parking, Validated Parking, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining style: Fine Dining
Cross street: Hwy 89A
Description: Cress on Oak Creek is a fine dining, prix-fixe culinary destination in Sedona. Inspired by the nature of Northern Arizona, locally foraged and hand-selected ingredients are incorporated in delectable courses served on the banks of babbling Oak Creek. Guests are invited to indulge in one of the most exclusive, memorable and scenic dining experiences in the world.
Berlin, New Jersey
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
“Restaurant”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 7, 2013

If you want an experience combining breathtaking scenery by a flowing stream and excellent cusine, then a visit to this restaurant is a must.The outdoor seating is not crowded, the bubbling stream is intoxicating and the food and service were excellent.It is a little pricey, but well worth it.

  • Visited May 2013
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Thank UNB57
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Saint Louis, Missouri
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45 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
“Serenely beautiful.”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 7, 2013

The restaurant is quietly nestled down by the creek. The food is spectacular. If you are in Sedona, this is a MUST.

  • Visited July 2012
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Thank RZ_STL_1
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Memphis, Tennessee
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20 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
“Romantic setting and delicious food!!”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 5, 2013

The setting for this restaurant can't be beat! Sedona is surrounded by the most beautiful red rocks, but it is uncommon to see a running stream or creek. This restaurant has utilized their assets to their fullest potential.
The outdoor seating is so pleasant and relaxing. The service and wait staff were amazing and were always there to attend to your needs before you realized you even needed it.
The food was delicious. They are very fexible as far as mixing and matching different items on the menu that you would like to go together.
For example, if you aren't into dessert, they will let you have 2 appetizers or an appetizer and a salad. Their portions are perfectly porportioned.
This was a wonderful dining experience after a day hiking in the Boynton Canyon!

  • Visited May 2013
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Thank Cynthia H
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San Antonio, Texas
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
“Luxury lunch in Sedona”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 4, 2013

Arrived @ 2:00 on Saturday without reservations, were seated creekside by the bubbling Oak Creek. Mussels in wine & fennel were delish but a little chintzy on the serving portion for the price. Salmon BLT, Cubano sandwich & Tuna Panina. Food was excellent, everything cooked to perfection. Service was OK but Michael was either having a bad day or he is antisocial. Overall an excellent choice for an afternoon meal in Sedona.

  • Visited May 2013
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Toronto, Canada
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31 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
“lovely brunch”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 2, 2013

one of the most amazing restaurants i have ever visited.
this place is about an hour and half away from phoenix and its definitely worth the drive.
the have a buffet style brunch with a chef waiting to make you your desired omelet.
the patio is located right beside the small flowing river with birds all over it.
the waiting staff were extremely helpful and happy to be there.
unlimited mimosas was great. i loved all their food.

the view from sedona is amazing, we took a walk in the resort and fed the ducks.
so glad i visited this place.
def recommended.

    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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Thank peyman88
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