Casual Fine Dining
A Sedona Tradition

 ~Serving Sedona Since 1978~


Located in Tlaquepaque Arts & Crafts Village, Sedonas René Restaurant is a purveyor of fine American dining.

Sedona Restaurants, René Restaurant, has been serving great food for over thirty five years to satisfied local guests, visitors and celebrities alike. Fine food and wines are always on the menu at this favorite of Sedona Restaurants, to be enjoyed in casual elegant surroundings.

A Landmark Sedona Restaurant
We Invite you to come to René Restaurant at Tlaquepaque Arts & Crafts village.  You will enjoy great food and have a very memorable dining experience.  We have been recognized by the community as a romantic, landmark destination for all going out.  Keep us in mind for all your special occasions, entertainment and holiday gatherings.

Our Unique Atmosphere
The Mexican courtyards, bubbling fountains and ancient stand of sycamores provide an elegant and unique backdrop for a wonderful, reliable classic menu with Southwestern touches; the formal setting indoors is balanced by the lovely outdoor dining and gracious service. 

Tlaquepaque Arts & Crafts Village
Located in Tlaquepaque, the city's upscale south-of-the-border shopping center, René is an elegant and traditional Sedona Restaurant dining experience. This is a place for a special lunch or dinner in a refined atmosphere with paintings by local Southwestern artists. Our goal is for our guests to enjoy exceptional cuisine and an award winning wine list in the surroundings of original works of art and soothing music.

Our Awards

  • 2006-2015 Award of Excellence Wine Spectator List 
  • 2012-2015 Voted Sedona "Best of the Best" for
    • Romantic Restaurant
    • Fine Dining
    • Dinner
    • Wait Staff
  • New York Times - 36 Hours
  • Kudos Magazine - Best Steak
  • AAA - Three Diamonds

*Gift Certificates are Available 

"For a romantic evening of casual fine dining, the best restaurant in town just might be Rene Restaurant & Wine Bar at Tlaquepaque. Nestled among the stunning galleries and shops of Tlaquepaque Arts & Crafts Village, this landmark restaurant has been delighting guests since 1978 with its encyclopedic wine list, flambé desserts and signature rack of lamb carved tableside."
- Huffington Post Los Angeles


(928) 282-9225


Lunch 11:30-2:30
Lite lunch 2:30-5:00
Dinner Fri and Sat 5:30-9:00
Dinner Sun-Thurs 5:30-8:30

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Wine Spectator Award


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Offering over 20 selections of Wine by the Glass
and 200 by the Bottle

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Lite Lunch
Patio & Lounge
2:30-5:00pm Daily


Please Call (928) 282-9225 for Reservations
Recommended for Dinner Parties


Executive Chef
Walter Paulson

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Deborah Leatherwood 


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choice of

Spinach and Strawberry Salad

baby organic spinach, tossed with a poppy seed dressing with candied almonds

Organic Roasted Vegetables with a Caper Pine Nut Sauce

assorted organic vegetables with a dipping sauce

Prince Edward Island Mussels

Prince Edward Island mussels steamed in a Chardonnay broth


choice of


Steak Diane

center cut filet mignon with a mushroom demi-glace

Saute Halibut with a tarragon sweet vermouth sauce

Alaskan halibut, saute, with a tarragon sweet vermouth sauce

Herbed Millet and Pecan Loaf

moist and flavorful loaf of millet, organic vegetables and herbs with a savory mushroom sauce


choice of

Chocolate Mousse

a rich, velvety smooth, decadent dessert

Strawberry Cream Puff

pate choux pastry, filled with pastry cream and fresh strawberries

Limoncello Cake

limoncello sponge cake, with a mixed berry salsa

                                  $65 per person plus tax and gratuity