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Casual Fine Dining
A Sedona Tradition

 -Serving Sedona Since 1978-


Thanksgiving Menu 2015



Roasted Corn Cake

With cilantro butter


Soup or Salad

Roasted Pumpkin Soup

with fig Quenelle                                          

Cranberry Spinach Salad

spinach tossed in poppy seed dressing with candied almonds and cranberries



Traditional Turkey Dinner

served with whipped potatoes and vegetables

Grilled Alaskan Salmon

finished with a roasted red pepper salsa and served with rice and vegetables

Cornish Game Hen

half Cornish game hen stuffed with pumpkin seed pesto and boursin cheese, served with rice and vegetables

Stuffed Acorn Squash

Half roasted acorn squash stuffed with wild rice, dried cranberries, mushrooms and almonds



Pumpkin Crème Caramel

Cranberry Upside Down Cake

Caramelized Nut Tart

Chocolate Cake with Cream Cheese Frosting

Limoncello Cake with a Berry Salsa



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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