Where are you going?
Or, let us surprise youSpin the Globe ®

Where to Eat in Scottsdale

List View
Map View
Save Place
5700 E McDonald Dr, Paradise Valley, AZ 85253, USA
As obvious as it may sound, what sets the Sanctuary apart from any other Scottsdale resort is location. Sitting on the north side of Camelback Mountain, yet minutes from downtown Scottsdale, it has a balance of desert mountain isolation and easy...
Save Place
Scottsdale Vista Estates, Scottsdale, AZ 85266, USA
In downtown Scottsdale, Arizona, there's a new taco place called Barrio Queen Tequileria. They serve more than 50 kinds of tacos, and I wish I could have tried them all. I lingered there yesterday, and enjoyed a long lunch of shrimp and carnitas...
Save Place
7501 E Camelback Rd, Scottsdale, AZ 85251, USA
$$$$
Don & Charlie’s is a Scottsdale institution and a name synonymous with spring training (the San Francisco Giants are among the teams who play here). Owner Don Carson is a bit of a collector and his love for sports is splashed all over the...
Save Place
6166 N Scottsdale Rd #601, Scottsdale, AZ 85253, USA
$$$$
Tacos. Traditionally Mexican. These days, however, tacos are taking on some new personalities. Though some of the most memorable flavors I've ever had on a corn tortilla are still traditional, (pickled onions, please) there are a few new taco...
Save Place
3815 N Brown Ave, Scottsdale, AZ 85251, USA
$$$$
You will want reservations to get into this place. The Mission Restaurant and Lounge serves modern Latin cuisine in a fantastic bar restaurant with a wonderful outdoor back patio (seen here). The chef is Matthew Carter, also known for the House...
Save Place
8852 E Pinnacle Peak Rd, Scottsdale, AZ 85255, USA
$$$$
Mastro’s Restaurants is now a collection of high-end, sophisticated steakhouses you can find in locations around California, Illinois and Nevada, but the company started as a single family-owned operation in Scottsdale. Even for a girl who likes...
Save Place
6902 East Greenway Parkway, Scottsdale, AZ 85254, USA
$$$$
If you're simply a local in need of a relaxing night out, the Muddle Bar at Deseo is just what the doctor ordered. Arrive during "descansar," the relaxing hour, to catch a glimpse of Cuban artist Nelson Garcia-Mirando. Every week he shares his...
Save Place
6939 E 1st Ave, Scottsdale, AZ 85251, USA
$$$$
Café Monarch is to dining what the monologue is to theater, meaning a one-man show. Chef Chris is the guy who will cook your food. He’s also the guy who will take your reservation, field your order, and, quite possibly, bus your table. It’s a...
Save Place
900 N 54th St, Chandler, AZ 85226, USA
This venue has closed.

What I like best about Stingray Sushi is that there are plenty of options for traditional rolls and sashimi but Executive Chef Andrew Nam also ups the ante with more unique options, like the Latin-influenced Cabo Blanco roll....
Save Place
7277 E Camelback Rd, Scottsdale, AZ 85251, USA
$$$$
Sushi Roku at the W Scottsdale is a part of the larger Innovative Dining Group with a collection of restaurants you’ll find in other trendy destinations like Hollywood and Las Vegas. It’s a sizable and sleek space where the chefs call...
Save Place
2534 N Scottsdale Rd, Scottsdale, AZ 85257, USA
The flavor and Spanish Colonial charm of San Miguel de Allende come to life at Los Sombreros, where the atmosphere is as enchanting as the satiny mole Poblano sauce. If you travel with a friend, try the 10-course tasting menu. For $75, it serves...
Save Place
10426 E Jomax Rd, Scottsdale, AZ 85262, USA
$$$$
This venue has closed.

Don’t wear a tie to Pinnacle Peak Patio, or it’ll end up hanging from the rafters. The outdoor steakhouse is all about laid-back fun, and the last thing you want is to be seen as a city slicker. It’s similar...
Save Place
JW Marriott Scottsdale Camelback Inn Resort & Spa, 5402 E Lincoln Dr, Scottsdale, AZ 85253, USA
$$$$
This restaurant is under new management and is now called Lincoln Restaurant.

BLT Steak at Camelback Inn is brought to you by Chef Laurent Tourondel and is, for the most part, all about American steakhouse classics – except for a few dishes...
Save Place
7133 E Stetson Dr, Scottsdale, AZ 85251, USA
$$$$
Cowboy Ciao has been a staple on the dining scene since 1997, most notable for its Stetson Chopped Salad. The salad that inspired many (never as good) imitations is six equal parts Israeli couscous, chopped arugula, roma tomatoes, smoked salmon or...
Save Place
4121 N Marshall Way, Scottsdale, AZ 85251, USA
Tucked amongst the galleries in downtown Scottsdale’s art district, Frank & Lupe’s is a charming hacienda with delectable, down-home Mexican food. Its shaded back patio is one of the best places to sip ice-cold Tecate or margaritas on a nice day....
Save Place
5550 E Lincoln Dr, Paradise Valley, AZ 85253, USA
$$$$
For old Arizona charm, head to El Chorro Lodge, a restaurant with fantastic views of both Camelback and Mummy Mountains. Vibrant Western paintings and vintage photos bedeck the adobe clay of its stark white building, which gives off a soft warm...
Save Place
4800 N Scottsdale Rd, Scottsdale, AZ 85251, USA
$$$$
Roaring Fork brings back the simplicity of wood fired Southwestern cooking. Roasted and smoked ribs are prepared with Dr. Pepper BBQ sauce while the “Big Ass” burger comes with Poblano pepper and smoked bacon. Breads and desserts are made from...
Save Place
7299 N Scottsdale Rd, Scottsdale, AZ 85258, USA
$$$$
Roka Akor has a small selection of maki rolls, but really it’s a sashimi-lover’s dream with fresh big eye tuna, yellowtail, sweet shrimp and more. Sashimi can obviously get a bit pricey, so I’d recommend supplementing your order with plenty of...
Save Place
7001 N Scottsdale Rd, Scottsdale, AZ 85253, USA
This venue has closed.

If you’re at all a follower of Scottsdale’s food scene, the name Nobuo Fukuda probably rings a bell. He’s a James Beard Award-winning chef who ran Sea Saw in Scottsdale before opening his own spot, Nobuo at...
Save Place
27375 N Alma School Pkwy, Scottsdale, AZ 85262, USA
$$$$
This venue has closed.

No-fuss, monster hamburgers are what you’ll find at Greasewood Flat. Their half-pound patties come with the toppings of your dreams…bacon, green chiles, or extra cheese. You know, all the stuff you wish you could...