Prickly Pear

Grumpy Ole Mule

From the moment you enter the Grumpy Ole Mule Mercantile, which doubles as the hotel lobby, you’ll understand why visitors have been calling Prickly Pear Inn the most charming hotel in Cave Creek and Carefree. Grumpy Ole Mule Mercantile is loaded with unique gifts, home accessories, fabulous artwork and an amazing selection of packaged beer, wine and spirits.

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Walk past the saloon doors and step into Stumblina’s Cantina, a western-style bar & restaurant set in a romantic atmosphere that will surely take you back to a bygone era. Belly on up to the bar for craft beer or cocktail or savor a fine glass of wine at the authentic western bar. There’s always plenty of seating in the dining room or outside deck where you can enjoy some buckin’ good food!

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The City

Save room for dessert and walk across the plaza to The City Creamery. This family-run ice cream shop churns homemade ice cream and serves it with pure happiness and joy!

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You won’t want to leave without a visit to Teeslanger Original T-Shirts located in the center of the plaza. This custom t-shirt shop stocks a vast array of t-shirts and gifts. Pick a design or bring in your own and leave with a custom shirt in minutes!