From chef-crafted creations to casual fare, Scottsdale offers a number of distinct dining experiences that will hit the spot no matter the occasion.  Sprinkle in a handful of unique watering holes, and the stage is set for a golf vacation that is just as rewarding off the golf course as it is on the golf course.

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Urban and urbane, the heart of Scottsdale draws people who know what they like with fabulous restaurants for every mood, sidewalk shops, and a big city flavor.  A few options include:

  • Roaring Fork, stylish restaurant with Old West vibes. ($$$)
  • The Capital Grill, upscale steakhouse. ($$$$)
  • Grassroots Kitchen & Tap, American cafe using fresh ingredients. ($$)
  • Franco’s Italian Caffe, Elevated Italian in a comfy & elegant space. ($$)
  • Los Olivos Mexican Patio, family-owned eatery serving rustic Mexican meals & margaritas. ($$)
  • The Mission “Old Town”, Modern Latin Cuisine in a sophisticated yet casual setting   ($$$)
  • Ocean 44, Scottsdale’s newest, freshest and finest seafood restaurant ($$$$)
  • Mastro’s City Hall, Prestigious Steakhouse with upscale atmosphere  ($$$$)
  • Element’s at Sanctuary, Refined eatery combining Asian accented New American fare with great views ($$$)
  • Barrio Queen, Tacos and Cocktails in a hip Cantina ($$)
  • Bandera, Upscale American comfort cuisine  ($$$)
  • Olive & Ivy,  Chic California – Mediterranean experience ($$$)
  • Fat Ox, Sleek Italian spot offering homemade pastas and roasted meats ($$$)

Head North towards the beautiful mountains and desert landscapes, North Scottsdale has it’s own unique gems for dining after a day out.

  • Mastro’s Ocean Club, Award winning upscale seafood dining with live music ($$$$)
  • Dominick’s Steakhouse, Sophisticated chophouse for steaks and seafood ($$$$)
  • Zinc Bistro, Cozy French Bistro with Parisian surrounds with patio ($$$)
  • EddieV’s, Elegant fine dining with seafood and steak and live jazz in the lounge ($$$$)
  • Sol Cucina, Baja Mexican food with 60 + tequilas ($$)
  • Tommy Bahama, Island inspired fare featuring seafood and steaks ($$$)
  • Fleming’s Prime Steakhouse and Wine Bar,  Indulge yourself in USDA Prime Beef and handcrafted cocktails ($$$)
  • NoRTH Italia Kierland, Vibrant dining experience offering pizza and crave-worthy pasta ($$)
  • The Greene House, Seasonally inspired California cuisine ($$)
  • White Chocolate Grill, Diverse menu of Classic American fare ($$)
  • Kasai Asian Grill, Asian dining experience comprised of Teppanyaki, Asian Fusion and Sushi ($$)
  • Isabella’s Kitchen, Rustic Italian menu with great views from Grayhawk Golf Club ($$)

With modern elements and historic buildings, Central Phoenix is home to local hangouts with seasonal, craft menus such as:

  • Switch Restaurant Wine & Bar, American style foods with wine and cocktails. ($$)
  • Bobby-Q BBQ Restaurant, serving BBQ serving steak, ribs and other comfort foods. ($$)
  • Barrio Cafe, creative Mexican fare and 200 different tequilas. ($$)
  • Pappadeaux Seafood Kitchen, New Orlean style seafood, steaks, salad etc. ($$$)
  • Anzio’s, low-key choice for pizza and italian food. ($$)
  • The Arrogant Butcher, laidback steakhouse style serving New American comfort food. ($$)
  • The Wild Thaiger, family-owned thai restaurant with a contemporary vibe. ($$)
  • Angels Trumpet Ale House, hip gastropub with a big menu of food and beer. ($$)
  • The Breadfruit & Rum Bar, island inspired bar with 100+ rums and a cigar lounge. ($$)
  • Pizzeria Bianco, cozy spot for wood-fired pizzas. ($$)
  • El Chorro Lodge,  An iconic Phoenix landmark offering upscale American fare ($$$)
  • Steak 44, Modern chic Steakhouse with gourmet fare ($$$$)
  • The Henry, Classic American dining served in Gatsby-era atmosphere ($$$)
  • Tarbell’s, Upscale eatery and bar with very extensive global wines ($$$)
  • Salty Sow,  Stylish Gastropub with American eats ($$$)
  • Season’s 52, Seasonal fare prepared using rustic techniques ($$)
  • Richardson’s Cuisine of New Mexico, Hearty New Mexican inspires fare ($$)
  • Chelsea’s Kitchen, Bustling spot serving American comfort fare ($$$)
  • Tomaso’s on Camelback, Casually elegant spot for Italian food ($$)



Energetic dining and boutique shopping is waiting for you. Their 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 on High Street, packed with upscale bars, lively restaurants, entertainment and Phoenix’s new home for laughs, Rick Bronson’s – House of Comedy.

  • Blue Martini
  • Kona Grill
  • La Bocca Wine Bar + Urban Kitchen
  • Mellow Mushroom
  • Modern Margarita
  • Mojo Yogurt & Coffee
  • Ocean Prime
Remember when Dorothy first saw the Land of Oz? For style seekers, Scottsdale Fashion Square inspires the same kind of breathless anticipation with over 250 shops. Right in front of your eyes, it’s Neiman Marcus, Barneys New York and Nordstrom. It’s Gucci, Ferragamo, Cartier and Bottega Veneta. Oh look, there’s Jimmy Choo, Hugo Boss and Juicy Couture. There’s Puma, H&M and Aeropostale. So many amazing stores in one place. Bet you could even find ruby slippers. Louboutin ruby slippers.

  • Auntie Anne’s Pretzels
  • Caketini
  • Godiva Chocolatier
  • Häagen-Dazs
  • Johnny Rockets
  • Kona Grill
  • Neiman Marcus Cafe
  • Nordstrom – Espresso Bar
  • Nordstrom Marketplace Cafe
  • Panda Express
  • Paradise Bakery & Cafe
  • Pita Jungle
  • Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory
  • Starbucks Coffee
  • Subway
  • Wetzel’s Pretzels
  • Yard House