Established in 1990, Arcadia Farms Cafe is hidden away in downtown Scottsdale, and is a cozy cottage serving gourmet goodies which will tantalize your taste-buds. At lunch, soups, salad and sandwiches make up most of the menu. They are all house-made, healthy, fresh and flavorful. At dinner, the entrees are sophisticated and heartier. Do not forget to try the pork tenderloin with Portobello and artichoke or the roasted halibut with mustard glaze and caramelized cabbage. The menu also features scrumptious desserts made of quality ingredients. Unwind over exquisite drinks with friends and family as you relax in the welcoming space. Arcadia offers catering and event planning services as well.
Oregano's Pizza Bistro in Old Scottsdale keeps growing by leaps and bounds. A full range of creative pizzas, pastas, salads and appetizers are served in a setting that draws people like a magnet. Their oven fresh pizza cookie dressed with vanilla ice cream is a must have when you are here. There is definitely something for everyone here at this inventive pizza bistro.
Located next to the Scottsdale Center for the Arts, AZ/88 has some delicious American fare on offer. The menu offers a good selection of entrees, burgers, salads and desserts. Try the Las Brisas burger with jalapenos and avocado, or Elsa's chicken, which is smothered in bell peppers, pecans, and honey/mustard sauce. Salads include Cobb, shrimp, spinach, Caesar or chicken salad varieties. Team these up with their delectable martini. With an intention to shock patrons, AZ/88 displays bold art pieces which are conversational starters in themselves. Do check website for more.
Operated by the Houston's organization, Bandera is not only known for its terrific rotisserie-roasted chicken, but as a great place to gather for a friendly drink or a full meal. Besides the renowned rotisserie, the prime ribs, meatloaf and fresh fish dishes are among the popular favorites. This peppy restaurant is so sought after for its delicious food that reservations are highly recommended. With food that is reasonably priced and loaded with flavor, Bandera is a great place to dine with friends and family.
Nationally recognised Chef Robert McGrath has taken cowboy cooking to a whole new level at his Scottsdale location. This restaurant takes diners on a taste tour of the West, from Colorado to California. Chef McGrath's signature dishes include Mustard-Crusted Rainbow Trout with Sweet Potato Fries, Hickory-Braised Beef Short Rib and Sugar & Chile-Cured Duck Breast. Full bar service is offered. See website for menus and drink list.
Offering the best steaks for your money's worth in North Scottsdale, The Capital Grille is the place to drop by if you are a meat and seafood lover. With a well stocked bar and fine ambiance, this steakhouse delivers top-class quality steaks and seafood. All their succulent steaks are cooked to perfection with the right flavor and texture. Reservations are recommended.
Crust Pizzeria & Ristorante is a widely successful chain of Italian cuisine restaurants located in Arizona. The Chandler chain of this family eatery is a great addition, with its cozy and welcoming interiors. The delicious variety of traditional dishes here, will make you feel as if you have you are sampling a slice of true Italy. Enjoy items like The Uncle Louie (pepperoni, sausage, tomatoes, mozzarella and basil pizza), the Italian Antipasto Bruschetta with Candied Lemon and their signature Mac and Cheese Pizza. Pair a meal here with a cold beer, wine or a cocktail and finish it off with a perfectly crispy and indulgent Cannolli for dessert.
Over-flowing beer on tap, a connoisseur's selection of craft beer and a buzzing ambiance, make SanTan Brewing Company Restaurant the perfect hang out for friends and family alike. Located in Downtown Chandler, this restaurant and brewery is a popular drinking place for beer enthusiasts and jolly revelers. A much-loved list of signature burgers is on offer which also includes some vegetarian options. The atmosphere of the restaurant is loud and buzzing with joy and laughter.
Peixoto, pronounced (pay-show-tow) brings the best of Brazil's coffee secrets to the streets of the sleepy Phoenix suburb of Chandler. The family-run shop traces its passion for coffee since their relatives began harvesting beans in the early 20th-Century. In fact, the family still holds its farm in the Alta Mogiana region of Brazil and they deal, grow, harvest and roast for themselves, which results in a more sustainable cup. The storefront is modern and inviting with a superb location in downtown Chandler.
Chodang is a little gem located along Arizona Avenue, where the kitchen serves authentic Korean dishes like Bimbimbap, Japchae, dumplings, the list is quite impressive. Since it is a Korean restaurant, the obligatory Banchan or mini appetizers/accompaniments come first. As you peruse the menu, most of the dishes can be shared which makes the place a perfect one for groups. Tofu, cold noodles, BBQ, Kimchi, everything you would expect from a Korean restaurant is here, and Chodang is undoubtedly one of the best spots in town for authentic recipes from the Korean kitchen.
If you want to enjoy house-made brews with delicious dishes in an outdoor setting then head The Perch Brewery. They boast of having about 40 brews on tap which keeps changing, these are well formulated by the brewmaster. With a chilled glass of beer tease your taste buds with most recommended dishes like the meat and cheese board, pig wings and green chili pork pizza. Drop in on the weekend for a delectable brunch with family or friends. Kids can enjoy dishes like chicken tenders and cheese pizza. You can also pet and click a photograph with the colorful birds on the premises. The ambiance is playful and sometimes there are live music performances.