A Culinary Destination

Café Monarch, in Old Town Scottsdale, is a family-owned and operated restaurant offering an elegant, fine dining setting for your birthday, anniversary, special occasion, or extravagant night out. The four-course menu is altered weekly and features local, organic, sustainable premium ingredients.

In addition to the consistent quality of food and service, Café Monarch continuously evolves the menu, dining room, and service standards. All with the objective of maintaining a vibrant and beloved guest experience. Our servers are trained through the Court of Master Sommeliers program, all having extensive food and wine knowledge.

*Reservation Only

*Vegetarian, Vegan, and Gluten free restrictions can be accommodated


Several awards including: 2018 Top 100 Restaurants, 2018 Traverlers' Choice, 2018 100 Most Romantic Restaurants in America, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017 Tripadvisor Hall of Fame, 2017 Best of the Valley, 2017 Top 100 Restaurants, 2017 Tripadvisor Certificate of Excellence, 2016 Tripadvisor Certificate of Excellence, 2016 Diners' Choice OpenTable Winner, 2015 Tripadvisor Hall of Fame, NewTimes Best of Phoenix Winner, Opentable Diners' Choice 2015

2018 Tripadvisor Travelers' Choice Award - Top 25 Best Fine Dining Restaurants in the US

Opentable 100 Best Restaurants for Wine Lovers in America for 2018

Opentable 100 Best Al Fresco Restaurants in America for 2018/2017/2016

"This Is the Most Romantic Restaurant in the U.S., According to Yelp" - Travel + Leisure

2018/2017/2016/2015/2014 OpenTable Top 100 Best Restaurants in America

2019 /2018/2017/2016/2015 OpenTable Top 100 Most Romantic Restaurants in America

2018/2017/2016/2015/2015/2014/2013/2012/2011 Tripadvisor Certificate of Excellence 

2017 Phoenix Magazine Best of the Valley "Best Special Occasion Restaurant"

2016 OpenTable Top 100 Best Restaurants for Foodies in America

2018/2017/2016/2015/2014 OpenTable Diner's Choice Award: "Best Food", "Best Service", "Best Ambiance", "Best Romantic", "Best Contemporary American", "Best Special Occasion"

Phoenix New Times Best of 2014 "Best Romantic Dinner" 

Local Eats Award under category "Best Restaurants in America 2013"

Phoenix Magazine "Best Restaurants" 2012

Phoenix New Times Best of 2011 "Best Contemporary Restaurant"

Phoenix New Times Best of 2009 "Best Place to Meet the Chef"

"Cafe Monarch is like no other restaurant in town, which is precisely its appeal" - AZCENTRAL.COM


Cafe Monarch
6939 E. 1st Ave
Scottsdale, AZ 85251
(480) 970-7682

Reservation Times
Monday: Closed

Sunday: 5:00pm - 8:00pm
Tuesday - Thursday 5:30pm - 8:30pm
Friday - Saturday 5:00pm - 9:30pm