Welcome to Macky's Grill!
Macky's is the one and only place to hang out in paradise ... in wonderful Payson, Arizona. Macky's was founded by Greg and Cari Day back in 1997 and quickly became the hotspot for amazing burgers, 'to-die-for' wings, awesome sandwiches, and a cold brew. If you haven't been ... you must!

Simply ...

Great Food, Great Service!
Macky's has developed a reputation. Locals love it! Travelers are crazy about Macky's! Year after year out Macky's great food and amazing service wins Best of Payson Awards in many categories.


The Food ... The Service!
For nearly twenty years, Macky's Grill has been a Payson staple. Nestled in the corner, at the Sawmill Theater mall.

Stop in ... try the famous Cowboy Melt or the Duke Burger. Dare ya to bite into Macky's famous Southwest Cheesecake.

You'll be glad you did!


Always fresh - never frozen. Dipped in light tempura batter & fried to a delicious golden brown


Always fresh - never frozen. Dipped in light tempura batter and fried to culinary perfection.


Roasted Red Pepper Hummus served with Pita Bread, Carrots and Celery. A healthy option that packs a punch of flavor.

Fried Pickles

Fried and seasoned scrumptious pickle planks- just the right 'bite'.


Six or Twelve. Get 'em Mild, Medium, Hot, BBQ or Spicy BBQ

Texas Toothpicks

Thin cut onion and jalapeno strips coated with zesty batter and fried to a delectable crunch

Salted Edamame

Delicious little bites of steamed soybeans, high in protein and lightly salted for a delightful healthy option.

Onion Rings

A big basket of succulent beer battered onion rings, all golden brown. Served with Ranch dressing.

Awesome Onion Straws

Thinly sliced, lightly battered onions. Deep fried, lip smackin' goodness!! Ya gotta try 'em.

Wisconsin Cheese Curds

Natural white cheddar cheese curds with a bit'o peppers, lighly breaded and golden fried. Very yummy!

Grilled Chicken Garden Salad

Our delicious salad mix with tomatoes, bell peppers, carrots, celery, cucumbers and onions.

Sante Fe chicken salad

Wow! Black beans, corn, tomatoes, cilantro, onions, pepper-jack cheese and tortilla strips.

Crispy Farmhouse Chicken Salad

Crispy tenders on our delicious salad mix with tomatoes, onions, cucumbers and almonds.

Buffalo Chicken Salad

Spicy Buffalo chicken on our fresh salad mix with tomatoes, cucumbers, bleu cheese crumbles and onions.

Cobb Chicken Salad

Diced tomatoes, cucumbers, olives, sliced egg, fresh avacado, bacon bits and bleu cheese crumbles.

Taco Salad

Crispy tortilla shell with lettuce, tomatoes, onions, olives, sour cream and guacamole. Salsa on the side. Beef or Chicken.

Caesar Salad

Fresh cut romaine lettuce, shredded parmesan cheese and croutons.

Chicken Caesar Salad


Dinner Salad

Garden Fresh Delicious.

Grandma Bonnie's Famous Chili

You've never had chili this good!

Macky's Specialty Soups

Good to the last slurp. Ask your server what's cookin' today.

Corn Bread or Texas Toast

Lip smackin' good.

If you dare ... make it a Double for just $1.50 more

Substitute a Turkey or garden patty on any burger for an extra $1.50. How 'bout a Gluten Free Bun? add $1.50

The Macky Burger

Macky's famous juicy 1/3 pound beef patty with mayo, lettuce, tomato, onion, pickles and relish. Purely delicious! Add Cheese for $.50.

the Bacon Cheese

Hickory smoked bacon and your choice of cheese, topped with mayo, lettuce, tomato, onion, pickles and relish. Add Avocado $1.50

The Ooey Gooey

A Macky's favorite. Cheddar, Swiss and pepper-jack cheese melted over that delicious 1/3 pound burger, with mayo on a sesame seed bun. Add Bacon $1.50

The Curly Joe

Our burger topped with crispy onion straws, bacon, BBQ sauce and pepper-jack cheese. Simple bliss.

The Chili Cheese

Open faced and topped with Macky's homemade chili, shredded cheddar, and diced onions.

The Saucy Cajun

Our 1/3 pound delight with cajun seasoning, sauteed onions, buffalo sauce, bacon, cheddar and diced onions. The burger with a kick.

The Mushroom Swiss

Piled high with sauteed mushrooms, mayo, lettuce, tomatoes, onion and Swiss cheese.

The Verde

Our 1/3 pound wonder with fresh Anaheim chilies, pepper-jack cheese, mayo, lettuce, tomato and onion.

The Fireside

Battered Jalapenos, pepper-jack, spicy mayo, lettuce, tomato and onion. Spicy, but not too hot.

Payson Adventure Burger

2/3 lb of prime Angus beef, fresh roasted Anaheim chilis, hickory smoked bacon, pepper-jack cheese, mayo, lettuce, tomato, and onion all between a toasted bun.

The Turkey Burger

Nice-n-juicy white turkey patty, lettuce, tomato and mayo on sourdough bread. Add cheese for $.50.

The No Bun Bandit

Our succulent Angus patty with lettuce, fresh sliced tomatoes and low-fat cottage cheese.

The Veggie Burger

With a hearty garden patty, lettuce, tomato, onion, pickles, mayo and relish on a sesame seed bun.

Original Macky's Philly

Fresh Anaheim chilies, onions and melted pepper-jack on a hoagie roll

Macky's Chicken Philly

Grilled Chicken, Anaheim Chilies, onions and melted pepper-jack on a Hoagie Roll.

New York Beef Philly

Sauteed bell peppers, onions and mushrooms topping a pile of premium sliced beef

Turkey Avocado Supreme

Tender Turkey stacked high with lettuce, tomato, mayo, fresh avocado and Swiss cheese on sourdough.

Macky's Patty Melt

Our Classic juicy burger with sauteed onions and Swiss on rye.

Buffalo Chicken Sandwich

Crispy chicken tenders dipped in our medium wing sauce, with ranch and pepper-jack on a Hoagie roll.

Grilled Chicken Sandwich

A tender grilled chicken breast with mayo, lettuce and tomatos on a sesame seed bun.

Chicken Fingers

Three pieces of golden fried chicken, tender inside, crispy outside with Ranch fer dippin'.

Crispy Chicken Cheddar Wrap

Our delicious spinach wrap with breaded chicken, lettuce, tomatoes, cheddar and ranch dressing.

Chicken Caesar Wrap

A spinach wrap filled with fresh romaine lettuce, chicken, cucumbers, Parmesan cheese and Caesar dressing.

Veggie Wrap

A spinach wrap piled high with fresh lettuce, tomatoes, olives, cucumbers, carrots, celery, onions, bell peppers and non-fat Italian dressing. Add chicken - $3.00 or shrimp - $6.00.

The Cowboy Melt

Our most popular sandwich! Piled high prime beef, roasted Anaheim chilies, grilled tomatoes and pepper-jack on toasted sourdough. Served with Au Jus for dippin'.

Turkey Pepper-jack Melt

Tender breast of turkey, grilled tomatoes and jalapenos with pepper-jack cheese on toasted sourdough.

Macky's Club

Three slices of yer favorite bread, ham, turkey, bacon, Swiss, cheddar, mayo, lettuce and tomatoes. Wow!

The Macky's Reuben

Thin sliced corned beef with sauerkraut, swiss cheese and 1000 island dressing on rye.

French Dip

Thin sliced prime beef on a Hoagie roll. Au Jus for dippin'. Add Swiss for $.50

????Buffalo Fingers

Three crispy fried chicken, dipped in our famous medium wing sauce to kick it up a bit! served with Ranch.

Lean & Mean Cowgirl Plate

Your choice of grilled tilapia or chicken, with low-fat cottage cheese or pasta salad, sliced tomatoes and lettuce. On the lighter side.

Grilled Cheese

Pick yer favorite cheese!

The Panhandler

Thin sliced prime beef with sauteed mushrooms and cheddar on a Hoagie roll. Served with Au Jus.

???Cajun Crispy Sandwich

Crispy Cajun chicken tender with lettuce, tomato and mayo on a sesame seed bun.

The Po'boy

Grilled Tilapia with lettuce, tomatoes and mayo on a sesame seed bun.

Fish Sandwich

Crispy Cod fillet with tarter sauce, lettuce and tomatoes.

Fish Tacos

Crispy fried Cod fillets, lettuce, tomato, cabbage, cheddar cheese and spicy lime sauce tucked in flour tortillas.

1/2 Sand' and a Cup

Choose from smoked ham, turkey or B-L-T half sandwich and a hot cup of soup. Add avocado for $1.50.


Hickory smoked bacon with fresh lettuce and tomato.

B-L-T & A

A BLT with avocado. It's awesome!

Grilled Ham & Cheese

Your choice of cheese and a hunk of smoked ham.

Prime Rib-Eye Steak

12 ounces of choice beef, seasoned to perfection and flame grilled just the way you like it.

BBQ Ribs

Fallin' off the bone, tender, St. Louis style pork ribs. Finger licking great!

Cod Fillet

Three battered cod fillets, deep fried golden brown.

Grilled Shrimp

Classic Jumbo Shrimp - simply sauteed with garlic and butter is still the best!

Grilled Tilapia

Grilled and seasoned to delicious.

Backyard BBQ

The perfect union - BBQ ribs and BBQ grilled chicken topped with our awesome onion straws.

Sante Fe Chicken

Grilled chicken with a tasty corn and black bean salsa. Served with a spicy lime sauce and fresh cilantro.

Cajun Tilapia

Grilled just how you like it. Seasoned to give it just a little N'orleans.

Sante Fe Grilled Shrimp

Grilled just right, topped with a zesty corn and black bean salsa, spicy lime sauce and fresh cilantro.

Melt-in-yer-mouth Carrot Cake

Homemade moist carrot cake with awesome cream cheese frosting. Ohh ... Yeah!.

Macky's Buttermilk Ranch Pie

Macky's homemade buttermilk pies are ecstasy for your taste buds! Coconut, buttersctoch, chocolate peanut butter and Almond Joy. Ask your server what's special for today!

Macky's Famous Southwest Cheesecake

You haven't lived until you've bitten into this light and fluffy cheesecake, rolled into a flour tortilla, lightly fried and dusted with cinnamon sugar. Topped with strawberries, ice cream and whipped cream.

Homemade Milkshakes/Malts

The very thickest of milkshakes. Vanilla, Strawberry, Chocolate, Caramel, Oreo, Caramel-Chocolate-Nut, Peanut-Butter.

Brownie Fudge Sundae

A soft, chewy brownie topped with a mound of ice cream, chocolate syrup and whipped cream. Nuts upon request.

Macky's Homemade Fruit Pie

a Payson favorite ... Apple, Mixed Berry and Cherry are amazing! Ask your server for today's selection

We proudly offer Pepsi products for our customers.

Pepsi - Diet Pepsi - Mountain Dew - Diet Mountain Dew - Dr. Pepper - Sierra Mist - Lemonade - Strawberry Lemonade

Iced Tea - Coffee - Decaf - Hot Herbal Tea - Milk - Chocolate Milk - Hot Chocolate

We feature Arizona brand flavored ice Teas. Raspberry, mango, sweet tea, peach or Arnold Palmer.

House Red and White wines available, as well as Barefoot White Zinfandel, Pinot Grigio, Chardonnay, Merlot, and Cabernet Sauvignon. For the more discerning pallet, we have Kendall Jackson Chardonnay.

We have a wide assortment of bottled beer on hand. On tap, in a chilled 12 or 24 ounce glass, enjoy a Four Peaks Kiltlifter, Samuel Adams Seasonal brew (ask your server), a Blue Moon Belgian wheat, a Sierra Nevada Pale Ale or a Bud Light.


A Little About Us

  • A Little History
    On a beautiful winter day in January of 1997, Greg and Cari Day opened the original Macky's Grill. Macky's was named after Cari's Grandpa, Mac. Macky's was then located on the Beeline Highway, across from the Western Village. While working on the building to prepare for the grand opening, many Payson residents would stop in to offer advice, town gossip, Continue Reading...


Come see us!

Sunday - Thursday 10am to 8 pm
Friday & Saturday 10am to 9 pm

201 W Main
Payson, AZ 85541
(928) 474-7411