About us

Carlsbad Tavern & Restaurant History

Founded with the mission of bringing unique New Mexican cuisine to Scottsdale diners, Carlsbad Tavern & Restaurant has been serving up authentic, spicy and flavorful food for nearly two decades. Created by Michael P. Capriola and named in homage to Carlsbad Caverns National Park in southern New Mexico, the restaurant opened in 1995 at Scottsdale Road and Earll Drive. The original location was developed with an eclectic New Mexican theme, including bats, Mexican movie posters, Roswell memorabilia and a newspaper menu called The Daily Guano. In 1998, the restaurant moved to Hayden Road, just south of Osborn where the bat cave theme was further developed, making the most of the water feature, The Guano Canal, on the patio and providing a cave-like interior in the dining room and bar.

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Specials

Summer Special......1/2 Priced Brunch from 10am to 11am (only) Early Bird gets the Worm!!! $5 Build Your Own Bloody Mary Bar and $12 Bottomless Mimosas (.01 refills)

10:00 AM - 01:00 PM

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Location

3313 North Hayden Road
Scottsdale, AZ
85251

Hours

Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Sun, Sat
10:00 AM - 2:00 AM