The Cartwright's Sonoran Ranch House Blog

Harvesting The Sonoran Harvest, The Tree of Life

Harvesting Mesquite Beans, with Chef Brett Vibber To be a desert forager, a true desert harvester, one must leave behind the chaos of daily life and step back in time, walking side by side with the native tribes, pioneers, mountain … Continue reading

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Harvesting The Sonoran Harvest, The Tree of Life

Harvesting Mesquite Beans, with Chef Brett Vibber To be a desert forager, a true desert harvester, one must leave behind the chaos of daily life and step back in time, walking side by side with the native tribes, pioneers, mountain … Continue reading Continue reading

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Digging into Father’s Day History

Join Us for Father’s Day June 19! June 19 marks the celebration of Father’s Day in our country, but beyond the gift-wrapped ugly ties, family brunches and extra desserts for dads, few people know that there is a solemn history … Continue reading Continue reading

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The Proof is in the … Sides!

A great chef not only knows what pairs well with his or her creations, they add layers of heavenly temptation and morsels of luscious surprise that leave you no other option than to close your eyes and indulge each of … Continue reading Continue reading

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Tonto Bar and Grill named One of Top 100 Al Fresco Dining Restaurants in America

Tonto Bar and Grill has been recognized nationally for its idyllic patio and stunning setting. This award reflects those restaurants Open Table found notable for al fresco dining and chosen from more than 5 million restaurant reviews and 20,000 restaurants … Continue reading Continue reading

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Happy 20th Birthday to Us!

We’ve come a long way, baby. It’s amazing how time flies! December 1, 2014, we’ll celebrate our 20-year anniversary! It’s hard to believe that, for two decades, we’ve been dishing up deliciousness and serving up the suds at Tonto Bar … Continue reading Continue reading

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Never Wait to be Seated Again!

We’ve gone and done it. Now you can make reservations online with your iPhone, Android or any other Internet-capable device with just a couple of clicks! We’ve joined OpenTable, the world’s most popular online reservation portal. Just click here and save your … Continue reading

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Make Reservations Online with OpenTable!

We’ve gone and done it. Now you can make reservations online with your iPhone, Android or any other Internet-capable device with just a couple of clicks! We’ve joined OpenTable, the world’s most popular online reservation portal. Just click here and … Continue reading Continue reading

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Something’s New in our Kitchen!

  You may notice something a little … different here at Cartwright’s lately! Sure, we’ve still got some of the best food in town, and there’s nowhere else quite like us when it comes to authentic Sonoran ranch house ambiance, … Continue reading

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Add a Little Desert Tuna to your Summer Taste Delight!

Iowa’s got its corn; Idaho has its potatoes; and here in Arizona, we’ve got tuna galore to harvest his month! No, nothing’s fishy … we’ve been busy picking the sweet fuchsia fruits from the prickly pear cactus, called tunas, to … Continue reading Continue reading

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