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J&G Steakhouse Scottsdale at The Phoenician
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Steakhouse | Old Town Scottsdale
Afternoon Tea & Champagne Saturday – The Phoenician
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English | Old Town Scottsdale
The Phoenician Tavern
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American | Old Town Scottsdale
Ocean 44
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Seafood | Central Scottsdale
Olive & Ivy Restaurant & Marketplace
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Mediterranean | Old Town Scottsdale
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T. Cook’s at Royal Palms Resort and SpaT. Cook’s at Royal Palms Resort and Spa
3059 reviews
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Mediterranean | Central Scottsdale, Scottsdale

Great dinner at T Cook's. There were two couples in our party with one couple ordering steak (they said it was the best they'd ever had) and the other couple ordering fish (delicious). A little pricy, but it is an upscale restaurant in an upscale area. We would do it again. More

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Fleming's Steakhouse - ChandlerFleming's Steakhouse - Chandler
1045 reviews
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Steak | Chandler, East Valley

Outstanding as usual! We always enjoy our "Special" dinners there. More

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Roy's Desert RidgeRoy's Desert Ridge
1168 reviews
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Seafood | Desert Ridge, Phoenix

This was my first visit to a Roy’s and it won’t be my last. From the time we checked in to the time we left, it was 5 stars. The service was great and the food was Amazing. I can’t brag about Roy’s enough - very accommodating! Looking forward to going back, soon. More

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Saltrock Southwest KitchenSaltrock Southwest Kitchen
1033 reviews
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Southwest | Sedona, Sedona / Flagstaff / Prescott

Staying at resort and have enjoyed breakfast, lunch and dinner here. Chef is creative and uses herbs and spices to create dishes with layers of flavor. Highly recommend More

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Chart House Restaurant - ScottsdaleChart House Restaurant - Scottsdale
2637 reviews
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Seafood | Central Scottsdale, Scottsdale

Our waiter was incredible and his food recommendations were spot on. We love coming to this restaurant and recommend it to everyone! More

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Weft & Warp Art Bar + KitchenWeft & Warp Art Bar + Kitchen
181 reviews
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Contemporary American | Central Scottsdale, Scottsdale

We had a great time at Weft and Warp. It’s beautiful to sit outside with the pool below the seating area providing the gorgeous backdrop. Live music was amazing. Food was very very good and the service was excellent!! More

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elements at Sanctuary Camelback Mountainelements at Sanctuary Camelback Mountain
3268 reviews
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American | Central Scottsdale, Scottsdale

We had a wonderful dinner for our Wedding anniversary. The food and service were absolutely great . More

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DorianDorian
44 reviews
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American | Old Town Scottsdale, Scottsdale

It's strange to arrive at a restaurant and be the only guests. But, the food was really good. The staff was glad to see paying customers but not quite sure how to make us feel comfortable. Eventually other guests arrived and the staff was more relaxed. More

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The Melting Pot - ScottsdaleThe Melting Pot - Scottsdale
754 reviews
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Fondue | Central Scottsdale, Scottsdale

Wonderful time with our group of seven ladies! Exceeded expectations. I will be back! Thanks to our awesome server Ralph for happily taking approximately five thousand photos of our group. More

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Kazimierz Wine and Whiskey BarKazimierz Wine and Whiskey Bar
4 reviews
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Tapas / Small Plates | Old Town Scottsdale, Scottsdale

Great whiskey selection and service. Date night atmosphere, dark and comfortable booths and tables. Very limited selection of wines by the glass. Menu had some good choices of apps and snacks. Would like to go back when they’re playing music. More

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Kai | Sheraton Grand at Wild Horse Pass1. Kai | Sheraton Grand at Wild Horse Pass
1883 reviews
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Southwest | Chandler, East Valley

Great way to learn about local culture, arts and food More

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Base Pizzeria2. Base Pizzeria
124 reviews
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Pizzeria | Central Phoenix, Phoenix

Creative pizza menu, fresh ingredients and comfortable causal atmosphere. Definite repeat! More

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Café Monarch3. Café Monarch
3122 reviews
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Contemporary American | Old Town Scottsdale, Scottsdale

Though we don’t need a special occasion to enjoy Cafe Monarch, we were celebrating our 39th anniversary. They were kind to comp an opening glass of Prosecco and a delicious chocolate dessert for the occasion but the food is truly the star. I enjoyed seafood throughout and everything from the crispy rock shrimp (delicate and crunchy with tang) to the fabulous homemade bucatini with lobster, king crab, scallop and prawn was amazing. My husband’s sopa, salad, steak and double boned pork chop were mouthwatering as well. “Best chop he’s ever had” made his night. The ingredients are top quality, unique and the preparations are creative, many with a fun ethnic flare. The service is also impeccable without being stuffy, with smiles and even a jest when appropriate. The “by the glass” options are also good if you can’t agree on a bottle or want to mix it up. All that adds up to a great value even with the high price tag. More

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Shimogamo Restaurant4. Shimogamo Restaurant
212 reviews
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Japanese | Chandler, East Valley

Best Japanese food this side of Pacific Ocean. Great selection of sushi and main dishes. More

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Steak 445. Steak 44
3476 reviews
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Steakhouse | Central Phoenix, Phoenix

One of the best overall experiences I’ve had in a restaurant in recent memory. Our waitress Sara was terrific as was her assistant Cory. The steak was cooked to perfection & our little guy finished a very adult size piece of salmon. Wish they would open one in Maryland. More

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Claim Jumper - PhoenixClaim Jumper - Phoenix
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American | Downtown Phoenix, Phoenix

Our friendly environment is ideal for celebrating special occasions, hosting a business lunch or gathering for a delicious meal with friends and family. Our saloons are a comfortable gathering place to relax after a day at work, to catch a game or share an appetizer with friends. The saloon menu features signature cocktails, chilled martinis, premium and ultra-premium spirits, specialty non-alcoholic beverages, an extensive wine list, and imported and American craft beers including Claim Jumper’s own Honey Blonde, Original Red Ale and IPA. Open daily for lunch and dinner, Claim Jumper offers a selection of freshly prepared items using only the finest ingredients available. Favorites include Certified Angus Beef®, fresh fish, rotisserie chicken, baby back pork ribs, fresh baked pot pie, specialty salads, wood-fired pizzas, pasta, sandwiches, burgers and more. More

Hidden KitchenHidden Kitchen
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Contemporary American | Downtown Phoenix, Phoenix

Inside the Silva House, a neoclassical bungalow at Heritage Square Park, Hidden Kitchen is modifying dining experiences bringing people together to indulge in unforgettable moments. Food, drinks and atmosphere collaborate, inviting you to appreciate the gift of the moment, gather and remember in the heart of historic Phoenix.More

JOJO CoffeehouseJOJO Coffeehouse
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American | Old Town Scottsdale, Scottsdale

We are a community-focused restaurant in Old Town Scottsdale that serves craft products to everyone within our community through feel-good farm fresh food and drinks. We are thoughtful about using natural and organic ingredients without GMOs, high fructose corn syrup, and preservatives wherever possible.

Enjoy great craft coffee drinks, breakfast & brunch, as well as lunch, dinner & late night
eats. JOJO also serves bruschetta, craft sandwiches & salads, draft beer, wine, mimosas, and has live music Thursday-Saturday. Book a reservation today at this one of a kind restaurant and music venue in Old Town Scottsdale.

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McCormick Ranch Golf ClubMcCormick Ranch Golf Club
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American | Central Scottsdale, Scottsdale

Open for breakfast and lunch, our culinary creations are rooted in traditional American cuisine, with a Southwest twist. Our Dining Room and Patio are ideal places to meet up with friends for a relaxing dining experience with a view. Enjoy your breakfast or lunch while looking over our Palm Course, Camelback Mountain, and our sparkling lakes.

On Easter, Mother's Day & Thanksgiving we politely request you let us know if there are any children in your party, as well as if you'd like special accommodations. For questions about these specific brunches, please call the Holiday Brunch Reservation Line at 480-550-6144.More

Seven Canyons Restaurant and BarSeven Canyons Restaurant and Bar
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American | Sedona, Sedona / Flagstaff / Prescott

Overlooking the magnificent scene of red rock buttes against Seven Canyons’ emerald green golf course, our culinary team prepares the season’s freshest ingredients to bring you delightful flavors with a creative presentation. A comfortable space outfitted with reclaimed antique wood beams, distressed leather and native stone. The restaurant and bar boast extensive patios and large windows overlooking the greens back by red rock cliffs. The gastro-pub theme features upscale comfort food in a sophisticated and contemporary atmosphere.More

Discover Phoenix

A sprawling city in the heart of the desert southwest, Phoenix fares brilliantly when it comes to food. Of course you’ll find Mexican favorites like chili con carne, pozole and tamales. If you’re feeling adventurous, you can nosh on cactus fries pre-rattlesnake course. (True story.) Breweries, Asian restaurants and new American cuisine can all be found in spades, too. The nearby suburb of Scottsdale is host to a number of elegant eateries and old world golf clubs, like the Art Deco Frank Lloyd Wright-designed Biltmore Hotel.