Pinnacle Golf Vacations
Where to Dine
The heart of Scottsdale offers a diverse and unique food scene for people who know what they like. There are fabulous restaurants to fit your every mood, sidewalk shops, and a big city flavor to take in. Here are some of our recommended choices.
($$) A true culinary “hidden gem of Scottsdale” locally owned and operated, offering an elite steakhouse experience in a warm inviting atmosphere.
Element’s at Sanctuary
($$$) American Cuisine with Asian accents presented by Food Network star and Chef Beau MacMillan.
($$) Mexico City soul food serving tacos and cocktails in a hip Cantina.
Olive & Ivy
($$$) Chic California – Mediterranean experience with a menu that will transport you to the warm, relaxing French Riviera with exquisite seafood.
($$$) Sleek, chef-driven Italian spot offering modern riffs on regional Italian classics.
Mastro’s City hall
($$$$) Prestigious steakhouse recognized for their combination of world-class service, highly acclaimed cuisine, and live entertainment in an elegant yet energetic atmosphere.
($$) Seafood restaurant offering chef-sourced, highest-graded sustainable fresh seafood from around the world.
The Mission “Old Town”
($$) Modern Latin Cuisine in a sophisticated setting aglow by a breathtaking Himalayan salt block wall.
Los Olivos Mexican Patio
($$) Family-owned eatery serving authentic flavors of real Sonoran cuisine.
($$$) Wood fired cooking that captures the spirit of bold American cuisine paired with a setting that offers an inviting Old West atmosphere.
The Capital Grill
($$$$) An upscale steakhouse with Arizona’s finest dry-aged steaks, fresh seafood, and world-class wines.
Grassroots Kitchen & Tap
($$) A family-owned American cafe that offers an exquisite “from-scratch” menu of classic-influenced cuisine surrounded by a distinctly modern yet rustic ambiance.
Franco’s Italian Caffe
($$) Genuine Italian cuisine that lets you experience authentic Italian Florentine cooking in an elegant space.
Head North towards the beautiful mountains and desert landscapes, where North Scottsdale offers its own unique gems for dining after a day out.
Mastro’s Ocean Club
($$$$) Award winning upscale seafood dining with live music.
($$$$) Sophisticated, upscale steakhouse serving prime-grade beef in an elegant setting.
($$$) A New York style Parisian bistro with an unforgettable ambiance and relaxing atmosphere.
($$$$) Elegant fine dining with seafood, steak, and a lounge featuring live jazz.
The Greene House
($$) California inspired menu with an array of seasonal dishes in a cozy bungalow atmosphere.
White Chocolate Grill
($$) Contemporary American restaurant with a diverse menu of classic American fare in a Frank Lloyd Wright inspired atmosphere.
Kasai Asian Grill
($$) Voted #1 Teppanyaki Experience in Arizona, this Asian dining experience is comprised of Teppanyaki, Asian Fusion and Sushi.
($$) Rustic Italian menu with great views from Grayhawk Golf Club and a hip country roadhouse styled space.
($$) Uniquely fresh, simple coastal Baja Mexican cooking with 60 + tequilas and a breezy, open bar.
($$$) Eclectic, island-inspired fare featuring fresh seafood and juicy steaks.
NoRTH Italia Kierland
($$) Vibrant dining experience offering pizza and crave-worthy pasta made from scratch every day.
Fleming’s Prime Steakhouse and Wine Bar
($$$) A perfect dining ambiance, a menu filled with your favorites, and a local chef’s table that changes with the seasons.
A blend of modern elements and historic buildings, Central Phoenix is home to local hangouts with seasonal, craft menus
Switch Restaurant Wine & Bar
($$) A neighborhood joint with a casual yet sophisticated vibe that captures the soul of central Phoenix.
($$) Restaurant serving succulent hand-pulled pork, smoky sausage links, fork-tender brisket and more.
($$) Elevated Mexican American cuisine with 200 different tequilas and iconic dishes such as Cochinita Pibil, Chiles en Nogada, and more.
Pappadeaux Seafood Kitchen
($$$) New Orlean style seafood, steaks, and salads in a warm, inviting atmosphere.
($$) Authentic Italian cuisine voted best of Phoenix offering low-key choice for pizza and italian food.
The Arrogant Butcher
($$) Laidback steakhouse style serving New American comfort food and bar bites, seafood, and cocktails.
The Wild Thaiger
($$) Family-owned Thai restaurant with a contemporary vibe serving food made with fresh, authentic ingredients.
The Breadfruit & Rum Bar
($$) Island inspired bar with 100+ rums, cigar lounge, and a menu comprised of sustainable gastronomy.
($$) Cozy spot to enjoy wood-fired pizzas.
El Chorro Lodge
($$$) An iconic Phoenix landmark offering upscale American fare in an Arizona desert setting.
($$$$) An upscale steakhouse featuring USDA Prime Grade Beef, the highest grade Domestic Wagyu, fresh seafood, a menu of unique side dishes and appetizers, along with an award-winning wine list and great cocktails.
($$$) Classic American dining served in Gatsby-era atmosphere with open dining spaces and bursting with charm and energy.
Angels Trumpet Ale House
($$) Hip gastropub which is committed to never putting the same beer on the same tap.
Richardson’s Cuisine of New Mexico
($$) Home of the original green chile potato, this restaurant offers hearty New Mexican inspired fare in a friendly neighborhood environment.
($$$) Upscale eatery and bar with an extensive roster of global wines. Their menu is filled with contemporary dishes as well as classic comfort food in an elegant, art-filled space.
($$$) Bustling roadhouse spot serving Southwest inspired cuisine, featuring a wood-burning rotisserie and grill.
Tomaso’s on Camelback
($$) Voted best Italian restaurant in the valley since 1977, this casually elegant spot embraces simplicity.
($$) Seasonal fare that features fresh produce and oak-fire grill and brick oven roast as cooking methods.
Energetic dining and boutique shopping is waiting for you. This little pocket in North Phoenix is a great spot for outdoor shopping, a casual lunch with friends or a stroll through open-air markets. More of a night owl? Spend your night on the town in High Street, packed with upscale bars, lively restaurants, entertainment and Phoenix’s new home for laughs, Rick Bronson’s – House of Comedy.
An upscale and contemporary “local’s bar” offering happy hour 7 days a week with a delicious tapas menu and stunning cocktail lounge.
Funky, art-filled pizzeria featuring craft beer, calzones, and creative stone-baked pizzas.
A hip and bustling lounge featuring gourmet Mexican small plates and margaritas.
Mojo Yogurt & Coffee
Self-serve frozen treats shop with outdoor seating and contemporary decor.
Upscale chain known for its sophisticated decor, long wine list, and mouth-watering steaks.
Scottsdale Fashion Square
Scottsdale Fashion Square offers miles of superb style, entertainment, and dining, making it a top destination for people visiting the Phoenix area. Enjoy shopping and perusing stores like Neiman Marcus, Barneys New York, Nordstrom, Gucci, Ferragamo, Cartier and Bottega Veneta.