About Nellie Cashman's Monday Club Cafe at The Westin Kierland Resort & Spa
Named for “The Angel of the Mining Camp” and Arizona’s oldest club for women, Nellie Cashman’s Monday Club Café offers casual dining for breakfast, lunch and dinner. With an emphasis on locally-grown produce, the inventive menu is inspired by the culinary trends made popular during early Arizona’s mining heyday. Examples include a Dutch-oven daily special, a selection of stir-fry dishes that pay homage to the Chinese cooks who worked in mining camps and various savory barbecue dishes featuring pulled pork, ribs and beef brisket. Floor-to-ceiling windows create a bright indoor setting and seating is also available outdoors in the adjacent Dreamweaver’s Canyon courtyard, which provides views of the Kierland Golf Course and McDowell Mountains.
Hours of Operation:
Breakfast: 6am - 11am
Lunch: 11am - 2pm
Dinner: 5pm - 9pm
Sunday "Bubbles & Brunch": 11am - 2pm -
Hours and menus subject to change for holidays and/or seasonally.
Scottsdale & Greenway Parkway
$30 and under
AMEX, Carte Blanche, Diners Club, Discover, JCB, MasterCard, Visa
Bagpipes at Sunset every evening in Dreamweavers.
Westin Kierland Resort Parking Lot - Self parking or valet
Valet also available.
Private Party Facilities:
Nellie Cashman's bright and sunny private dining room seats up to 30 guests in the heart of the restaurant, one floor below the lobby level of The Resort.
Private Party Contact:
Lauren Purdom: 4806241332x
Banquet/Private Rooms, Beer, Full Bar, Non-Smoking Restaurant, Patio/Outdoor Dining, Private Room, Takeout, View, Weekend Brunch, Wheelchair Access, Wine
Special Events & Promotions:
For groups please contact Lauren Purdom at 480-624-1332
Nellie Cashman's Monday Club Cafe at The Westin Kierland Resort & Spa Ratings and Reviews
I am not wasting my time details everyth ...
I am not wasting my time details everything that was wrong. Would NEVER recommend this rest. Nor would anyone in my group of 8. Not to mention after 35 min the 12 other people in my group left and didn't even order. I'm sorry but not one nice thing to say!
Not up to par
In our party of four two ordered steaks. The quality of both steaks, filet and rib eye, did not even come close to steak house standard. But the price did. The salmon was excellent, the other fish I belief was a flounder, it was just OK. Service was friendly, but certainly not professional. The ambiance and views I would call outstanding. I cannot recommend the restaurant, but may come back to the bar.
Delicious food and great service
So good and enjoyable that I went twice in same week. The Wedge Salad starter was delicious. Tender beef cooked to perfection - both the tenderloin and NY York were delicious. Service was professional, friendly and well paced. Go and enjoy!
We went for the breakfast buffet and wer ...
We went for the breakfast buffet and were a little disappointed by the choices and lack there of for the price we paid. We also didn't have great service and had to have our server come back with drinks twice because he didn't pay attention to what we ordered. My wife ordered the corned beef hash off the regular menu and it came undercooked and there was a large piece of gristle in it. To the restaurant's credit they comped her meal and she ended up eating from the buffet so that was a plus but overall we were disappointed by the variety of offerings for the price and the customer service was just so-so.
Nice way to spend the morning
The view of the golf course is gorgeous. Eat outside if you can. We all had breakfast, not the brunch buffet.. Choices were good. However, i had the egg white omelet with feta, and i found the eggs runny. Otherwise, great experience. Next time, I will try their bloody mary.
Fantastic Service & Great Food I Can't Cook Myself
As locals, we eat at Phoenix-area resort restaurants quite often. We used to go to Nellie Cashman's Sunday brunch quite frequently, then fell out of the habit when our Sunday morning routine changed. We just went back for the first time this past Sunday and - wow - we really were reminded what we'd been missing! Even though we all chose the serve-yourself buffet, our server was extremely attentive and extraordinarily pleasant and professional. He kept the coffee coming, which keeps me fully caffeinated and happy! From the salmon to the muffins and pastries, to the made-to-order omelets, to the chocolate-covered strawberries and everything in between, all the food was beautifully seasoned, perfectly prepared and delicious. When the check came, we were reminded, too, that eating that well at a resort isn't the least expensive outing in the world, but, boy, was it worth it!
Nellie's Sunday Brunch
We visited for my wife's birthday. The Sunday Brunch was great. "Peeled" jumbo shrimp, king crab, made to order eggs, incredible salads, berries and fruits and wonderful gourmet deserts. The only warning is that there is no cutting board meats, although the other offerings were so good we didn't feel it was necessary.
Third time dining at Nellie Cashman's
So far, I've enjoyed the turkey pot pie, a steak and the salmon from Nellie Cashman's. All were very good, but the salmon stands out as the best. My husband had salmon last time and ordered it again this time because it was that good. The friends we dined with the first time at Nellie's asked to go back again. They loved it as much as we did. The service and food are both outstanding and I would definitely recommend.
A New Year's disappointment
We had high hopes for our NYE meal at Nellie Cashman's and the appetizer round was very encouraging. And then it all went downhill, sadly. My meal was fine but one of my friends had to contend with a $50 steak that was stone cold, as was his accompanying vegetables. When he complained, they brought out some more vegetables. Which were also cold. My other friend asked for her steak to be medium rare, it came out well done. This was all very exasperating as this was supposed to be our special New Year's Eve treat and it totally failed to live up to expectations. The one shining light was the manager Greg who couldn't have been more apologetic and had the good grace to not make us pay for the meal and gave us a bottle of wine and champagne as some form of compensation. We were even invited back for brunch the next day, and, I have to say, that was excellent.
Fantastic breakfast buffet
We had a Great brunch at Nellie Cashman's. I would consider it overpriced for small children who tend not to eat much, but the food was outstanding. We had a table of 8 with 4 children ranging from 6-13 years old. All but 1 adult ordered the Breakfast buffet. The server was not as attentive to the person who ordered from the menu. We had to ask for butter and jam for his toast and he never got a refill on his coffee. The omelette's were cooked to order. I ordered an omelette from the chef and it was excellent. The breakfast sausage and bacon were great quality as well. The variety of fruits, meats, cheeses and pastry items made it accommodating to all dietary needs. I'd definitly dine here again.
We dined at Nellie Cashman's Monday Club ...
We dined at Nellie Cashman's Monday Club Cafe for their weekly Sunday brunch buffet, and we had a delightful time. The buffet menu changes frequently but featured an eclectic, globally-inspired menu of brunch dishes such as quiches and roasted salmon along with a beautiful spread of hors d'oeuvres; a hot foods station with an extensive made-to-order omelette bar and the requisite seafood section piled high with fresh crab, shrimp and oysters completed the buffet. I was most impressed by the high quality and large selection of the baked goods - the Danishes and breads were all very well baked and the dessert table, while small, more than made up in quality. The only minor quibble I had with my experience there was the decor, which is as workmanlike and "corporate hotel dining room" as they come. Unfortunate, as the restaurant is named after the legendary and highly colorful Nellie Cashman, an Arizona pioneer folk hero! The middling environs were livened by the view; expansive floor-to-ceiling windows let in an impressive view of the immaculately manicured golf course of the Westin Kierland where Nellie Cashman's is located. Having dined at just about every Phoenix-area hotel's weekend buffets, we think that Nellie Cashman's stands out for the inventiveness of it's food offerings and stellar service.
A bad choice
While attending a convention at the hotel, I scheduled back-to-back business lunches at Nellie Cashman's. This was a mistake. To begin with, the lunch selections as very limited. The first day I ordered the shaved chicken sandwich on a roll. It came as a wrap because they were out of rolls...we were the first ones in the restaurant. OK...wrap it is, but the chicken was "shaved"/thin sliced from a processed meat roll. Knowing this I set my sites on a different selection the following day. I ordered the beef taco and specifically asked for the meat to be rare. The plate was nicely presented with good corn tortillas. The meat however was steamed brown and very well done. I didn't have the time to send it back and this was just a quick lunch.
No restaurant wants to hear the following...I had better food at the airport while leaving Phoenix the next day. Enough said.
Ate at Nellie Cashman's and was pleasantly surprised. The space isn't anything fancy and it was dead (stayed at Kierland over Labor Day weekend and almost everyone had gone home by Tuesday night). The menu is small but there were enough choices for the wife and me. Wife had the salmon with a mustard sauce and she enjoyed it. I had the stir fry with shrimp and it was tasty. It was a good meal at a reasonable price for a resort in Scottsdale. We had already eaten at Deseo and didn't feel like leaving the property. There are better restaurants off property within walking distance but we were pleasantly surprised with our dinner. The waiter was attentive and offered to open the doors so we could hear the bagpipes but we declined after hearing them previously when we dined on the patio at Deseo.
Slow service, prepackaged food
For the location and price, I expected the food to be made on sight, not heated and served. Furthermore, I have no clue why someone would ruin a perfectly good basket of bread by spraying lemon all over it. If I wanted sour bread I'd request one made that way. This was soggy and acidic. The potatoes were boxed, which is a sin as far as I'm concerned. Our waiter was too busy chatting to do his job, and the most he actually did was take the order and bring one drink. The rest of the staff served our meals and drinks the whole night. I was highly disappointed from start to finish.
Nellie Cashman's Monday Cafe
Our experience at Nellies was very nice. The atmosphere was relaxing, friendly, and reasonable. They offer a children's buffet on the weekends which is perfect after a long day and the kids don't want to wait for food. Our waitress was very knowledgeable about the menu when asked a bunch of questions. Definitely a place to go when visiting Scottsdale.
Please sign in to record your input. Thanks!
Report this review as inappropriate?
If you believe this review should be removed from OpenTable, please let us know and someone will investigate.