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Cafe Bink

36889 Tom Darlington Drive, Carefree, AZ 85377
+1 480-488-9796
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good42%
  • Average11%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
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“french fries” (23 reviews)
“trout” (13 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
36889 Tom Darlington Drive, Carefree, AZ 85377
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Reviewed 6 days ago

A place that has never disappointed. Good food, service, and pleasant venue. Nice selection with a variety of menu choices.

Thank navemaf
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great menu and a fine outside seating area to savor dinner and watch the sun go down! Loved the pulled mozzarella appetizer. Good wine list and happy hour

Thank markmcintire
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Cafe Bink is a trendy and cozy place with amazing food and excellent service! We visited Cafe Bink during Restaurant Week and enjoyed the "flavor party" that our taste buds experienced. Bravo Chef Justin Olsen!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My girlfriend and I went there for dinner on a Saturday night. It came highly recommended. I thought it was very good, but not great. The service was fantastic, and it had a comfortable, casual vibe, but the menu is very limited, and nothing jumped...More

Thank Kahuna1771
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Café Bink is tucked away a good 45 minutes in the north of Phoenix in a beautiful area called "Carefee". It's located in an upscale mall that reminded me of a similar place I used to frequent in Malibu. The restaurant itself is unpretentious -...More

Thank T S
Reviewed 8 May 2017 via mobile

Fantastic food, warm and attentive staff, and dog-friendly outside seating. Wow! This was our first visit to Cafe Bink, and I can't say enough about it. We had a spectacular meal: delicious corn muffins, pulled mozzarella w garlic crostini and really savory pesto, a wonderful...More

1  Thank Nina5136
Reviewed 8 May 2017

We stopped by this place by chance and ending up having a wonderful lunch. The food was delicious and the service was great. They served us some cornbread with honey & butter that was super tasty.

1  Thank AZFamilyFun
Reviewed 1 May 2017

This was our first meal at Cafe Bink, but it is the favorite brunch spot for our friends who live in Mountain Desert. We arrived in our very casual clothes and the ambiance is nothing special, but we had one of the best Sunday brunches...More

1  Thank Jay M
Reviewed 28 April 2017 via mobile

My husband and I stopped here for lunch. The salmon BLT was excellent. We fell in love with their plates, made by a local artist, and asked if we could buy 2. Lisa made an effort to get us the info on the artist and...More

1  Thank Kathe N
Reviewed 11 April 2017

This is my go to casual spot for out of town visitors. Truffle fries as an appetizer are always perfectly done. There are almost always a couple of vegetarian options. These are so good that I will make it a meat free night. Inside is...More

1  Thank Lora99999999
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Can we sit at a table or just the bar for happy hour?
18 August 2016|
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Response from mymegaman | Reviewed this property |
While I enjoy the bar seating and interaction with the tender, you need not do so. There are tables available
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$31 - US$50
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Open Hours
10:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 36889 Tom Darlington Drive, Carefree, AZ 85377
    (Bloody Basin)
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Central Arizona  >  Carefree
  • Phone Number: +1 480-488-9796
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