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2611 N Central Ave, Phoenix, AZ 85004-1118
+1 602-264-5967
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good20%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“prime rib” (83 reviews)
“steak” (249 reviews)
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11:00 AM - 11:00 PM Hours
American, Steakhouse, Gluten Free Options
2611 N Central Ave, Phoenix, AZ 85004-1118
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Good steakhouse with classic décor and setting. Food was good if not great. Service was helpful, but at time distracted and inattentive.

Thank Todd B
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Frankly, I don't know what this place was 50 years ago. I saw people in shorts and T-shirts walking in, and upon entering, thought there was clearly a disconnect and lack of keeping up standards. All I can say is that I was WRONG!!! I'm...More

Thank Joseph L
Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I made the trip to Phoenix to see our grandson graduate from High School. Having been to Durant's twice before, we felt that this was a great place to have a celebratory dinner. The party of eight included 3 teenagers who were...More

Thank Mary P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Service and ambience really good. Two issues: 12 ounce sirloin was over cooked, tasteless and dry. Probably my fault for asking for medium well, however it was painfully well done. Second were the garlic mashed potatoes- cold in the middle and very pasty. For the...More

Thank broncofan1
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Old school, superb service and superior food! Pricey? You bet, but it's worth it. Nobody mentions it but the garlic bread served at every table is AMAZING! As you enter through the kitchen you're greeted by the kitchen staff. Suddenly you feel like a high...More

Thank Steve F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had a large business dinner there a few weeks ago and as usual with a group over 10 things can be difficult. It’s wasn’t! I had heard about this place from friends and they said the steaks are great but it’s a bit of throw...More

1  Thank chris n
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Take a step into one of the original icons of fine dining in central Phoenix. Free valet leads you through the kitchen and into an elegant dining atmosphere. Perfect for a business lunch or an evening out. They know how to buy cook and serve...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Being from Texas my husband and I were looking for a restaurant to get a delicious steak dinner. After reading the reviews on TripAdvisor we chose Durant's. Entering through the kitchen was a bit odd. Some call that quirky. The staff was very friendly. The...More

Thank northern81
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great experience from the moment you enter though the back door and walk through the kitchen and the staff greeting you with welcome and hello! It is like you go back in time. The restaurant decor is right out of the 50’s. It is pricey...More

Thank Brownie526
Reviewed 16 May 2018

Just visited Durant's on Central . George Jones's song " He stopped loving her today" is a classic. So is Durant's. The restaurant has been around for over 50 years. Movie stars and Government officials have visited this place. Lots of business deals have gone...More

Thank Heidi H
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Wendy M
30 December 2016|
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Response from Joan B | Reviewed this property |
There is no dress code. However, business casual is always right.
30 November 2016|
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Response from Iloveitsoobad | Reviewed this property |
Not sure, contact them directly.
11 May 2016|
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Response from Stan M | Reviewed this property |
Haven't been , but heard good things. Subsequent trip to Durants left me feeling underwhelmed. So hope this ends up being a find
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$31 - US$40
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
4:30 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2611 N Central Ave, Phoenix, AZ 85004-1118
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Central Arizona  >  Phoenix>  > Encanto
  • Neighbourhood: Encanto
  • Phone Number: +1 602-264-5967
  • E-mail
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