JUMP TO:
  • Top Places
  • All
Sarah Whitmire
2 Ratings
+ Share On... Facebook Twitter

Binkley's Restaurant

Map & Directions 6920 E. Cave Creek Road
Cave Creek, AZ 85331
FLAG
 
480-437-1072
  • American, Contemporary, French, Fusion
  • Tue-Sat 5pm-9:30pm
  • MasterCard, Visa, American Express, Diners Club, cash
  • Catering, Patio/Sidewalk Dining, Private Party, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
  • Dinner
  • Full bar
  • Recommended
  • Lot Available

Description

Phoenix New Times' Description

Probably the best restaurant in the greater Phoenix area, on a par with five-star joints like Thomas Keller's much-ballyhooed French Laundry in Napa. Apparently, genius loves company, as chef and SCI grad Kevin Binkley worked side-by-side with Keller at the French Laundry after a stint at The Inn at Little Washington in Virginia. Now, foodie pilgrims are trekking to Cave Creek to sample Binkley's French-informed, modern American fare. Standouts include the bacon-wrapped tenderloin, the squab, and the duck breast, but the menu changes often, and pretty much anything Binkley cooks up is worth the drive and the ducats. Make reservations. The place fills up nearly every night of the week.

 
Member Reviews

  • whipplebrad wrote a review for Binkley's Restaurant
    on 07/15/09
    4

    The best place for an special dinner

  • on 05/06/09
    4

    You think it's a hike up to Cave Creek for dinner? Consider that foodies from around the country fly into town just to try chef-owner Kevin Binkley's inventive, French-influenced American cuisine, and then see how you feel about going the extra mile for a top-notch gourmet experience. Of course, it'll all make sense once you're comfortably seated in the cozy, low-key dining room,... More >>

Your Review:

Your Rating:

 

 
Tips from foursquare

  • Ty L. on 04/04/10

    Six course tasting menu or go home. 'Nough said.

  • Justin Eats on 01/16/11

    Phoenix's platinum dining experience. Kevin Binkley is a creative, talented force tempered only by his often flawless execution.

  • Josh D. on 09/04/11

    The tasting menu is a must. If you're a foodie and appreciate the finest in food then Binkley's will not disappoint.

  • Justin H. on 10/15/10

    Do get the tasting menu, do not skip the cheese plate!

  • Maggie on 03/12/13

    Binkley worked at finest from east-west coast. To TY L.- looking at the menu-beside the tasting menu which is fab-also have 4 cold,7hot appetizers 6main,7cheese platter,4desserts.Why not choose?Great!

Check out Binkley's Restaurant on Foursquare

 
Menu

More Contemporary Restaurants in Phoenix

  • The Mission
    Central Scottsdale

    While there are a few Mexican eateries in the vicinity of Old Town, you'd have a much better chance of tracking down a gourmet burger or a... More on The Mission >>

  • Noca
    East Phoenix

    Under the diverse umbrella of contemporary American cuisine, chef Chris Curtiss' frequently changing menu combines French, Italian, and even... More on Noca >>

  • FnB Restaurant
    Central Scottsdale

    This charming contemporary American restaurant (whose name stands for "food and beverage") with a decidedly seasonal, rustic spin in Old... More on FnB Restaurant >>

  • Deseo
    North Scottsdale

    Star chef Douglas Rodriguez has made an international name for himself with his Nuevo Latin American cuisine, and now he's in our humble town.... More on Deseo >>

  • Cork
    Chandler

    At its heart, Cork is a neighborhood wine bar that just happens to serve inventive, beautifully presented food. Owned by three alumni of Lon's at the... More on Cork >>

  • Gallo Blanco Cafe
    Central Phoenix

    The Mexico City-style food at Gallo Blanco, the Clarendon's in-house eatery, is casual and unpretentious, with dirt-cheap prices to... More on Gallo Blanco Cafe >>

See More Contemporary Restaurants in Phoenix

Reviews and News

 
Best Of Awards

advertisement

More American Restaurants

Today's Daily Deal

Celebrate the West and Balanchine with Ballet Arizona ($45 value) View more Voice Daily Deals

Events Nearby

Restaurants Nearby

advertisement
Loading...