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Desert View Trading Post Cafeteria

W Hwy 64, Grand Canyon National Park, AZ
+1 928-638-2360
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good40%
  • Average27%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“indian taco” (7 reviews)
“fry bread” (8 reviews)
“chili dog” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Fast food
W Hwy 64, Grand Canyon National Park, AZ
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Reviewed 1 week ago

There were lots of flavours and choices of cones and tubs. The scoops were huge so we only had one scoop in a waffle cone we had a peanut butter and a cookies and cream.

Thank Beverley_11
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The caf at this location offers various snacks , mine was a breaded chicken bap ...not sure the chicken contained any meat to be honest.... regretted it after eating but I was starving ... yuk....

Thank Nicolas A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The cafeteria/general store are located near the Desert Watch Tower. The line to order your food is long, but the service is quick as there are several people preparing the food. We had the Indian Taco on a large fry bread with all the toppings...More

Thank chillywillypenquin
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The scenery from the viewing area was specraclar set on different floors . The Desert View was an excellent historic site.

Thank meadalan
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We enjoyed our lunch at the Trading Post Cafeteria. They had a decent choice of lunch sandwiches and some fresh fruit treats as well. The two staff waiting on a substantial line of people were moving fairly quick consisdering. I enjoyed the Navaho Taco and...More

Thank oliverpeat
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We left the Grand Canyon heading East as we were heading up to Page to tour a slot canyon. You can see the Trading Post tower from a distance and since the day was bright and sunny we decided to stop. Climbing the tower and...More

1  Thank Orangecar
Reviewed 26 August 2017

The Indian taco was great! Fry bread has a great taste and texture. The restaurant is very near the Watchtower on the South Rim of the Grand Canyon.

Thank 395scotte
Reviewed 21 August 2017

We needed to have lunch and this was our only choice without a long drive. I expected a very expensive, Disneyland kind of experience but was very pleasantly surprised with the selection, quality and prices of the food.

Thank lentz316
Reviewed 24 July 2017

we took the desert tour- and had a stop at the watchtower and then the café--variety of sandwiches-- we got ice cream which was a nice cool treat for a very hot day-- table and chairs to relax for a few minutes- bathrooms were close...More

Thank barbiewalker72
Reviewed 28 June 2017

It was nice to see and diversion from walking our touring. Top level was not accessible. 10 minutes was all it took to see it and peer out the windows at the canyon. Did not eat here

Thank mikepodo
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$2 - US$5
Lunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Parking Available
Good for
Kids, View, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: W Hwy 64, Grand Canyon National Park, AZ
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Grand Canyon National Park
  • Phone Number: +1 928-638-2360
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