Tortilla Flat, Arizona: Tortilla FlatA tiny town with an equally tiny population (six residents) stands along one side of the Apache Trail highway. Looks like one-half of a Wild West street. Vintage auto tour available. Saloon has barstools made of saddles and dollar bill wallpaper.
- Apache Trail, Tortilla Flat, AZ
- Take the US 60 East(Superstition Freeway), to Apache Junction. Take the Idaho exit and go N to SR 88. R on SR 88 and travel 18 miles NE to Tortilla Flat. It's 2 miles past Canyon Lake near Mile Marker 213.
- M-F 9-6, Sa-Su 8-7. Live gunfights Dec.-April (Call to verify)
Visitor Tips and News About Tortilla Flat
It's not the end of a beautiful scenic mountain curved road. You can continue on if you dare 60 more mile loop on dirt road will bring you back to Apache Junction. A 4x4 advised. The mountain views are worth it all. Start early in the day.[L Wiemer, 01/26/2016]
Tortilla Flat was bought in 1998 and is still open. The restaurant and gift shop are all operating. The city even has its own zip code and a population of 6. I heard that they are only fully operational between Christmas and Easter but I am not 100% sure about this.[Ryan, 02/24/2007]
Tortilla Flat is a stop at the end of the highway. It's diner has walls covered in dollar bills and saddles for bar stools.[Rebecca Hansen, 01/12/2004]