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A Local Experience

Known for its seasonally-inspired cooking, Gertrude’s Restaurant combines American favorites with classic cooking techniques and flavors from around the globe. Seasonal menus celebrate Arizona’s growers and producers, while offering a sophisticated culinary experience in a reserved oasis setting.


The patio is a perfect setting for a quick lunch, a glass of wine or a delicious four-course dinner in a stunning desert setting. The indoor dining room boasts a bar with libations as imaginative as the cuisine. The drink menus feature local brewers and wine makers supplemented with international spirits to deliver clever botanic creations that pair well with every dish for an unrivaled dining experience.


To view Gertrude’s Restaurant’s safety policies and procedures, please click here.

The Cuisine

Gertrude’s fresh ingredients come directly from the farm and pasture to the plate. The menu showcases local ingredients from artisans and farmers around Arizona and the Southwest.

Gertrude's Brunch
Gertrude's Seasonal Menu
Gertrude's Drinks
Gertrude's Kids
Gertrudes Sweets


Monday – Friday | 10:30 a.m. – 8 p.m.
Lunch and dinner service is from 10:30 a.m. – 8 p.m.  

Saturday and Sunday | 8 a.m. – 8 p.m.
Brunch: 8 a.m. – 3 p.m.
Dinner:  3 p.m. – 8 p.m. 

On nights of Luminaria, last reservation will be taken at 8:45 p.m.
Gertrude’s will close at 10:30 p.m.


For custom catering inquiries, contact Gertrude’s sister company Fabulous Food Fine Catering and Events. Call 602.267.1818 for details.

Hause Restaurant Group, owned by Alan and Chantal Hause, is the privileged operator of this noteworthy restaurant, which is located just inside Desert Botanical Garden.

On-site programming is currently on hiatus.

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Reservations are now being taken! 
On Nov. 26 the Garden will be closed. Nov. 27-28 the Garden will close at 4 p.m. and reopen to Luminaria ticket holders at 5:30 p.m.

Advance Ticket reservations are required. Walk-ups are only permitted as capacity allows.

Please be sure to read our safety measures before you make your reservation. See you soon!

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