Life in Scottsdale

Downtown Scottsdale Restaurants

A comprehensive list of the best restaurants located in Downtown Scottsdale AZ including Old Town and the Waterfront District. The restaurants include fine dining and upscale restaurants of all cuisines including Mexican, Steakhouses, Italian and other flavors. Also see North Scottsdale Restaurants and Camelback Corridor Restaurants.

Downtown District in Scottsdale


Located in the heart of Old Town Scottsdale in the charming art district. Built from an historic 75-year old Scottsdale adobe home, Old Town Tortilla Factory captures timeless charm and distinct atmosphere that exemplifies the essense of the Southwest. Our food at Old Town Tortilla Factory is Southwestern with a Mexican twist. The restaurant has a perfect atmosphere to accommodate an intimate dinner for two or a dinner party for up to three hundred.

Cafe' Forte' Bistro & Wine Bar is a charming art district eatery nestled among the galleries of downtown Scottsdale. Healthy Comfort Food, a deliciously fresh & unique style of cooking, delicately prepared and dedicated to the use of chemical free, all natural ingredients (including all natural, hormone free chicken and beef, organic produce and organic whole grain pasta) whenever possible.

  • Roaring Fork
  • 4800 N. Scottsdale Road
  • Scottsdale AZ, 85251
  • 480 947-0795

Saddle up with wood-fire cooking that produces elegant flavors that crackle with a rugged edge. Enjoy bold American creations such as Roasted and Smoked Long Bone Ribs with Dr. Pepper BBQ sauce and the Famous Roaring Fork "Big Ass" Burger. All breads and desserts are made daily, fresh from scratch, in the restaurant. Dinner served daily at 4:00 p.m.

At Stingray Sushi, located in the heart of Old Town Scottsdale, discover a unique blend of upbeat energy, with the spirit of Japanese cuisine and tradition. Stingray�s soul of taste, sound and design makes it an ideal spot for dining and celebrating. Signature dishes include handcrafted sushi boats and Japanese favorites such as udon noodles with snow crab and wheat flower noodles.

Suede: art deco retro décor; suede-covered furniture and walls; cherry wood floor; hand-blown chandelier; elevated plush VIP booth; gold lighting; soft earth color scheme; frost-top bar; relaxing atmosphere, sensational music. Chef Dario Mata's exclusive menu features fine cuisine with Euro-Asian influence. Dining options include the lounge area or the outdoor patio, equipped with both misters and heaters.

  • Cafe Carumba
  • 7303 E. Indian School Rd
  • Scottsdale AZ, 85251
  • 480 947-8777

Selected by Phoenix Magazine as one of the Valley�s Best New Restaurants, Café Carumba offers all-day dining in the heart of Old Town Scottsdale. Serving authentic southwest flavor in a fun & casual setting where retro Americana meets Nuevo Mexico in the heart of the West's most western town. Breakfast and lunch are served daily starting at 7 a.m. and can be enjoyed on two outdoor patios. Dinner entrees are served daily beginning at 11:00 am.

  • Dos Gringos
  • 4209 N. Craftsman Court
  • Scottsdale AZ, 85251map
  • 480 423-3800

Dos Gringos is a casual neighborhood patio bar and restaurant located in Old Town Scottsdale among the many shops and galleries. Dos Gringos offers a delicious menu of authentic Mexican cuisine daily until 2:00 a.m. Indulge in our award-winning tacos and a cold one as you relax on our patio and take in the sights and sounds of Old Scottsdale.

Our Chefs have spent the majority of their lives honing a craft that can only be referred to as art, in its truest form. At Malee?s we always select from the freshest ingredients for the highest level of quality as we shape each dish into expressive works.

Petite Maison brings classic French bistro dishes to the Valley in an intimate and cozy setting. Chef James Porter has created a menu that pays homage to the great clasically trained chefs of our time. Dishes change daily and seasonally, and guests may find delights such as Coquille Saint Jacques, Poulet Roti, and Soupe Vichyssoise during their visit. Nestled in the heart of Old Town Scottsdale, Petite Maison is the perfect setting for guests to enjoy an exceptional meal, without needing a special occasion.

Nestled in the historic downtown district of Scottsdale, Arizona, Jewel of the Crown is a highly acclaimed restaurant serving gourmet cuisine of India. The elegant ambiance, wide selection of authentic Indian delicacies and full-service bar, are some of the reasons why our customers have made our restaurant their first choice including celebrities like Kim Basinger, Alice Cooper, Al Jardine of the Beach Boys, UB-40, The Rolling Stones, Barry Bonds, and many others.

  • Metro Brasserie & Bar
  • 7114 E Stetson Drive
  • Scottsdale AZ, 85251map
  • 480 994-3663

Located in downtown Scottsdale�s SouthBridge district, Metro Brasserie is a unique neighborhood restaurant featuring rustic French country cooking. We take great pride in the products we create and serve, from the house-made pâté to the mustards and breads which accompany them. Guests enjoy weekend brunch, lunch, dinner and late night eats in the Metro dining room or outdoors on the Patio overlooking SouthBridge�s town square. Our Seafood Raw Bar selection showcases only the finest and freshest shellfish flown to us daily.

  • P.F. Chang's China Bistro
  • 7135 E. Camelback Road
  • Suite 101
  • Scottsdale AZ, 85251
  • 480 949-2610
  • Cowboy Ciao
  • 7133 East Stetson Drive
  • Scottsdale AZ, 85251
  • 480 946-3111
  • Don & Charlie's Restaurant
  • 7501 E. Camelback Road,
  • Scottsdale AZ, 85251
  • 480 990-0900
  • Estate House Restaurant and Lounge
  • 7134 E. Stetson Drive
  • Scottsdale AZ, 85251
  • 480 970-4099
  • Kona Grill
  • 7014 E. Camelback Road
  • Suite 559
  • Scottsdale AZ, 85251
  • Geisha A Go Go
  • 7150 E. 6th Avenue
  • Scottsdale AZ, 85251
  • 480 699-0055
  • Olive & Ivy Restaurant + Marketplace
  • 7135 E. Camelback Road
  • Suite 195
  • Scottsdale AZ, 85251
  • 480 751-2200
  • Buca di Beppo
  • 3828 N. Scottsdale Road
  • Scottsdale AZ, 85251
  • 480 949-6622
  • Taggia
  • 4925 N. Scottsdale Road,
  • Scottsdale AZ, 85251
  • 480 424-6095
  • Wildfish Seafood Grille
  • 7135 E. Camelback Road
  • Scottsdale AZ, 85251
  • 480 994-4040
  • Z' Tejas Southwestern Grill
  • 7014 E. Camelback Road,
  • Scottsdale AZ, 85251
  • 480 946-4171
  • Saddle Ranch Chop House
  • 4321 N. Scottsdale Road
  • Scottsdale AZ, 85251
  • 480 429-2263
  • Kazimierz World Wine Bar
  • 7137 E. Stetson Drive
  • Suite 8
  • Scottsdale AZ, 85251
  • 480) WINE-004
  • Eddie's House
  • 7042 E. Indian School Road
  • Scottsdale AZ, 85251
  • 480 946-1622
  • Salty Señorita
  • 3636 N. Scottsdale Road,
  • Scottsdale AZ, 85251
  • 480 946-7258
This page was last modified on 29 February 2012 at 21:53
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