Hearth '61 at Mountain Shadows
the entree we had was terrible. we had soft shell crab and it was not good
Fantastic food and service. Great location for a casual business dinner.
The food was amazing g and the service was professional. The Decor is so very beautiful and restful. Thanks for making my night so special.
Thank you for the 5-stars, hope to have you back again soon!
Loved the setting. The food was excellent. Sally was a great server- hostess was less than inviting and enthusiastic and other wait staff did not measure up to this classy resort- torn shirts, slovenly style-- we will be back but class it up!
Delicious food came for brunch and got to see some beautiful scenery as well
Join us again for brunch soon!
A wonderful restaurant with great food but when we asked them to box up my dessert they gave me my friend’s dessert and I assume she got mine. I was disappointed as the chocolate lava cake would have been good the next day!
Thank you for the 5-stars, and we're glad to hear you enjoyed the food! Sorry that you received the wrong boxed dessert. This will be brought up to the team so that in the future, this will not be an issue again.
This was a great place to start out restaurant week! We had a table looking forward it at the pool and it was lovely. Service was attentive but not annoyingly so and the food was delicious! They were careful to get our special dietary needs noted as well.
Thank you for joining us for Arizona Restaurant Week!
This place is a best-kept secret - it outperforms many more well-known establishments at a very reasonable cost. Views of Camelback Mountain and outstanding service. Might have the best Filet in town.
Thank you for such fantastic feedback!
Easter Brunch. What a place! Service was outstanding. Food was amazing. This is now one of my top five favorite Valley restaurants. Gorgeous place and friendly people.
This greatly appreciated, join us again for Mother's Day Brunch!
The buffet table was lovely and very tasty! The entrees were sub par for $80 per plate. I had the short rib hash which was basically frozen hash browns with a little roast beef thrown in. Underwhelming to be sure.! The flies were swarming around us the whole time and very annoying. Not very happy with the experience!
Glad to hear you enjoyed brunch! The $79 price was for the full buffet, including a range of starters, entrees and desserts. We are very sorry if the short rib hash browns missed the mark. They were made in house with Yukon Gold potatoes, as cooking with fresh ingredients is important to us. We are always happy to provide a new entrée if you are not happy with what you receive, as we want you to have a great experience. Feel free to reach out to us with any additional feedback.
We went to Easter brunch and sat on the patio by the pool. The view is amazing! The food was delicious - a main dish plus a nice buffet and dessert spread. The prices are a little high but worth it. Great for a romantic date or for a group of adults.
Thanks for joining us this weekend!
Beautiful Easter Brunch at Hearth ‘61. Fantastic food, service, and atmosphere!
Thank you for sharing your dining experience!
Easter Brunch was fantastic
Great to hear, join us again for Mother's Day Brunch!
We dined here because it was in our hotel. Everything exceeded our expectations in ambience, service and food quality.
We sat outside with the mountains in the background.
The food was delicious and we were recommended a white (our preference) wine that paired well with the seafood and steak. The white was not on their wine list so we appreciated that they had additional, cellared wines.
The scallops were from the East coast and were perfectly cooked.
great setting,great service and great food.we celebrated 2 birthdays and our server was great!
We went for a special birthday, 5 people flew in for a birthday.
The staff was absolutely unwelcoming, half asleep, to be clear.
Our server dint show up for 20 min, only 3 tables of lunching ladies.
Apps, wine, food VERY SLOW in coming.
Please recognize a birthday.
PLEASE get it together people; enjoy serving appreciative people, we loved ur food
Annette, we truly want to apologize for not giving you the birthday experience you deserve. We fell short and would like to make it up to you. We would love to invite you back for a proper birthday celebration at lunch. Please reach out for further details, thanks!
My family went for a bday dinner. The atmosphere was amazing. Beautiful contemporary restaurant inside and we ate on the patio and it had amazing views of their pool and camelback. All of our meals were unbelievable. Food quality and proportions were perfect. I had the best crab cake I have ever had and their steaks were cooked perfectly. They were so tender and had amazing flavor. I had sword fish and it was also cooked perfectly and had wonderful flavor as well.
I would highly recommend this restaurant. I will definitely be back!!!
So great to hear about your dining experience, can't wait to have you back again soon!
Great food, views & service!
Great to hear, thank you for the review!
The service was unreal - thank you for spoiling me and my wife for our anniversary. She was on cloud 9! You definitely have consistent customers for our special occasions!
So happy to hear you enjoyed your special day! Can't wait to have you again soon!
To be fair, I had high expectations. Friends of ours highly recommended Hearth ‘61 and we were not disappointed in the least. The food was creative and well-served. Server timing and food delivery timing was impeccable (so many restaurants miss this). Ambiance is clean and modern without being cold or too hip to take seriously - like other hyped-up eateries. We did not avail ourselves of the services of the Sommelier this trip but definitely will next time around. I will say that any drink with bourbon here was amazing. I had the lobster bisque which was both perfect and perfectly served. My wife had crab cakes as recommended and she reported it was wonderful. I took advice and ordered the swordfish - another great suggestion - and it was as good as I have ever eaten. My wife ordered a delicious prime rib and could only eat half of it (my leftovers were amazing the next morning). We stuck to simply vegetable sides (broccoli and asparagus) which were great. I wish I had taken pictures ! Thank you Mr. Gallen, Mr. Wiley, and the entire staff for an unforgettable evening:) Until we meet again..
Great to hear about your dining experience, and that Mr. Gallen, Chef Wiley, and the staff were able to enhance it!
My husband and I had an extremely enjoyable dinner date at Hearth '61. The atmosphere is rather relaxed and we were able to dine outside by the pool, with a fantastic sunset view of Camelback Mountain. Our server was extremely knowledgeable about the specials for the day, wine selections and overall menu. Our service was outstanding and we were able to enjoy the music wafting over from the live band playing inside, by the bar area. After the satisfying meal, we lounged in the 'living room' area and enjoyed the ambiance. We will highly recommend this establishment to anyone! In fact, we would like to stay at the hotel accommodations during the summer months with our children and enjoy the pool as well.
Kimberly, thank you for the 5-stars! So happy to hear you enjoyed your dining experience, we hope to have you again soon!
Great service! We went for our anniversary, and they did a great job making the evening special for us.
Happy to hear you had a special evening! Thank you for the 5-stars.
Really great experience in all ways. Team should be applauded. Well trained and it shows.
Great to hear, our staff always wants to enhance the guest's dining experience!
Chuck Wiley and his teams have been great at every location, and Hearth '61 is no exception! The freshness of the ingredients, how well they are prepared, and how sincerely they are served are outstanding. We really appreciate the delicious and fun experiences they provide our community.
Thank you so much for the review, we really appreciate the feedback and the five-stars!
The food was great. The noise levels were such that we couldn't really effectively communicate at dinner without raising our voices. Hope that they can fix this.
Kevin, happy to hear you enjoyed the food!
Pleasant atmosphere, great service, great food. I highly recommend for dinner.
Wonderful food and ambience was both trendy and relaxing. Everything about the experience was high-quality and worth the cost.
Thanks for the 5-stars, happy to hear about your dinning experience!
All was excellent except for the fact that our reservation coincided with their monthly wine dinner and the people speaking over the microphone were quite loud while we were trying to enjoy our dinner. Too bad they don’t have a separate room for such functions. Will make sure we never book during a wine dinner!
Thank you for taking the time to provide a review. We appreciate your feedback. We do have a monthly Sunday Supper Club series that takes place only once a month and consistently draws a pretty energetic crowd. We list the date on our website and social media for reference. We apologize if the noise took away from your dining experience and we hope you choose to visit us again in the future on a regular evening. Thank you for your patronage!
The food was great, the view of Camelback mountain was great, the service was very good. The only knock I have is apparently once a month on a Sunday evening they utilize about half of the restaurant for a prix fixe dinner. During this dinner they had a speaker with a microphone that drastically increased the noise level where my wife and I found it hard to hear each other. Our waiter eventually was able to have the volume turned down but it was still a nuisance. Would definitely go back but not on prix fixe night.
Thank you for your feedback and we are happy to hear that you enjoyed the cuisine and service at our restaurant. We do have a monthly Sunday Supper Club series that takes place only once a month and consistently draws a pretty energetic crowd. We list the date on our website and social media for reference. We apologize if the noise took away from your dining experience and we hope you choose to visit us again in the future on a regular evening. Thank you for dining with us!
We arrived in pouring down rain to a lot of noise. After we were seated in the very nice fine dining area the noise was less but until happy hour was over it was a challenge to hear others in our party talk. The service and food were outstanding. We experienced loud noise in most of the restaurants we visited in our 2 week stay. It’s really a sad situation when you are with good friends you have not seen for a year.
Beth, thank you for taking the time to leave us a review. We appreciate your feedback and patronage. We are sorry to hear that your dining experience was affected by the noise levels in the resort. Occasionally, the atmosphere does get a bit lively towards the end of the week with happy hour, groups staying at the resort, wedding parties etc. We are happy to hear that you enjoyed the cuisine and hope you decide to dine with us again in the future.
I chose Hearth '61 at Mountain Shadows for a get-together with out-of-town visitors because of its location and view. They were blown away by both, but equally by the restaurant's great service and tasty Sunday brunch. Thank you!
Thank you for the five-star review, Karol! We are happy to hear that you and your guests enjoyed the view, quality of the cuisine and customer service. We hope to see you again soon!
It’s was a good pick for a casual date night
Thank you for taking the time to leave a review! We always use guest feedback as an opportunity to improve and we would love to know what we can do to exceed your expectations on your next visit.
I went to this place for Valentine's day with my love. Here's what I thought...
I had made a reservation at 8, but they didn't have a table available - they asked us to sit at the bar and wait 15 min. We ended up waiting 30 min, but they ended up covering our drinks, which I thought was a classy move. Still, 30 min? What a first world problem to have.
The food was quite delicious. To start, we had oysters and ahi tartare.
The oysters were ok, but the accompanying sauce had almost no flavor - you better love the taste of a fresh oyster to have them. Also, there weren't enough lemon slices, and the lemon slice I got was so thin I couldn't squeeze it. I was sour about that.
The tartare was delightful an came with a bold presentation. The seasoning was perfect and it came with what looked like a chic
For entrées, my wife had the beet salad while I got chicken.
The chicken had a delicious, crunchy skin on top, with a succulent, meaty middle. I thought with the crunchy top, the inside would be dry, but it wasn't, and it made my night.
The portions were pretty hearty, so we skipped dessert.
The drinks on the menu were all designed by the bartender at the bar we sat at while waiting for our table. I'm so sad I didn't get his name because I wanted to send some praise his way. Here's to you, unknown beverage soldier...
I had what I could describe as a negroni, but with more volume. It was a little less bitter, but still great.
Wifey had some sort of concoction with pineapple, tequila, and sriracha. It was delicious!
Overall, the experience was good, but the food was a skosh too pricey. I would probably go back, but it will have to be a special occasion.
Thank you for taking the time to provide a thorough review, Stephen S! We appreciate the feedback and you joining us for Valentine's Day dinner. We are happy to hear that we were able to remedy the long wait time on a busy holiday evening and we appreciate your patience. We source a variety of our products from local farms and businesses and place emphasis on providing always fresh ingredients with expert preparation, which explains our pricing and cost. We hope to see you again in the future!
Visited Hearth ‘61 for the first time. Server gave some recommendations but didn’t know if the oysters were good, we tried anyway and they were good. The lobster bisque was very good. My husband had a martini and the lamb which was highly recommended but we both thought the meat was very bland and chewy. I had a glass of rose and the sea bass which was good but not amazing. I was slightly annoyed the server never once asked how our appetizers, dinner, or if we would like another drink. I don’t think the service or food is good enough to be considered upscale. It’s not that I hated it, I just would never recommend or go back. Nothing special
Service and ambiance was outstanding. Ordered a Tomahawk Steak for two. Really bland and chewy. Good place for drinks however.
Thank you for taking the time to provide us with a review, Colin. We are sorry to hear that the Tomahawk Steak did not meet your expectations and it’s through comments like yours that we will continue to evolve and improve as a restaurant. We hope you give us the opportunity to provide you with a five-star dining experience during your next visit.
Wife and I came for Valentines Day lunch. Service was a little slow, but it may have been because the food is exceptional. Everything fresh and freshly prepared.
We ate the following:
1. Shrimp cocktail - fresh and perfectly prepared
2. Winter squash soup - best I’ve ever had
3. Wife had the Steak salad - bleu cheese flavor was too strong for her taste but everything else was good.
4. I had the Ahi Tuna salad - perfect!
5. Peanut butter crunch for dessert - Top 3 Desserts of All Time!
Thank you for the wonderful five-star review! We appreciate your thorough feedback and we are happy to hear that you had an enjoyable dining experience with us. We will pass this information along (including the details on the service) to the rest of the team and we hope that you come to visit us again soon.
Delicious polenta dnd prawn starter. Also delicious Moroccan lamb chops. Anita was an excellent server
Thank you for the five-star review! We are happy to hear that you thoroughly enjoyed the cuisine and service. We hope to see you again soon.
Excellent food. Sally our server was outstanding. The restaurant was absolutely beautiful.
Thank you for the great review, GamS! We are happy to hear that you enjoyed the service, cuisine and overall aesthetic of the restaurant. We hope you come back to visit us again soon.
Really delicious started and entrees, weaker desserts. Great service all around, and a very cool place to eat. Very retro and with nice live music in the adjoining bar area.
Thank you for taking the time to provide a review, EdjwardJ. We appreciate your feedback and are sorry to hear that you didn't enjoy the desserts. We will definitely share your comments with the team and hope to see you again for another night of live music and great service!