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Restaurants in Arizona

Arizona is the home of cowboy cuisine. The best restaurants in Arizona serve something unique. If you would like a gourmet departure from the standard old west palette, the wine growing area of Sonoita and the town of Bisbee serve up more gourmet fare. Mexican food and Tex-Mex rounds out the eclectic character of Arizona’s menu.

For a taste of the frontier, Arizona restaurants have something to offer. One option is the Steak Out Restaurant and Saloon. The frontier-inspired design and weathered-wood exterior bring the Old West to life in this setting. Toast your delectable margueritas to the twang of country music. The restaurant serves up cowboy fare including mesquite-grilled steaks, ribs, chicken, and fish to help round out the menu.

For an authentic taste of Mexican cuisine, try La Fonda. This tortilla factory opened in 1940. It features an array of traditional Mexican specialties such as carne asada, pollo asado, and chile rellenos. All of the sauces, marinades and tortillas are made fresh on the premises. There are also homemade desserts, such as fried ice cream.

For an aesthetic respite from the Arizona heat, stop in at the Sanguinetti House Museum for a bite. Restaurants in Arizona truly have a lot to offer.

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  • 373 Bar & Grill Restaurant

    PRICE RANGE: Dollar Dollar
    Feast on a heaping plate of French toast, rolled in sliced almonds and cornflakes and slathered in maple syrup. More
  • Alchemy Restaurant & Wine Bar

    PRICE RANGE: Dollar Dollar
    Located 30 minutes from Scottsdale at the CopperWynd Resort, Alchemy serves New American cuisine amid panoramic views of the Sonoran Desert and McD... More
  • Alice's Restaurant & Cantina

    PRICE RANGE: Dollar Dollar
    The cantina sits perched on a hill with amazing valley views, and serves a menu of simple-but-yummy Mexican dishes (tacos, enchiladas). More
  • Andreoli Italian Grocer

    PRICE RANGE: Dollar
    Located on the north side of town, Andreoli Italian Grocer is both an Italian restaurant and a store selling imported Italian specialty items. Chef... More
  • Atlas Bistro

    PRICE RANGE: Dollar Dollar Dollar
    Unlike most Scottsdale restaurants, Atlas Bistro really does have a bring-your-own bottle of wine policy. Why? Because this tiny bistro sits right ... More
  • AZ 88

    PRICE RANGE: Dollar Dollar
    Grab a burger or salad at this sleek Old Town Scottsdale restaurant that opened in 1988 as a café and watering hole with casual bar food and drinks... More
  • Barking Frog Grille

    PRICE RANGE: Dollar Dollar
    This sexy Spanish hacienda serves American/southwestern fare with a spicy twist, like shrimp tamales (served with poblano cream sauce) and guacamol... More
  • Barrio Café

    PRICE RANGE: Dollar Dollar
    Founded in 2002, Phoenix's Barrio Cafe offers a taste of Mexico in both atmosphere and flavor. The menu is focused on southern Mexico cuisine, with... More
  • Barrio Food & Drink

  • Bat Cave Café

    PRICE RANGE: Dollar
    The in-park option serves up freshly baked pizzas, including a “Southern Arizona” version with roasted green chiles, fresh tomatoes, and onion. More
  • Binkley’s

    PRICE RANGE: Dollar Dollar Dollar
    Chef Kevin Binkley's eponymous restaurant looks unassuming in its strip mall location, north of Phoenix and Scottsdale. But the chef’s critically a... More
  • Black Bear Diner

    PRICE RANGE: Dollar
    Go for the down-home comfort food, like giant portions of meatloaf and garlic fries followed by the obscenely large Sundae Supreme. More
  • Brix

    PRICE RANGE: Dollar Dollar Dollar
    The sophisticated fare at Brix Restaurant & Wine Bar—known for its superb wine list—includes dishes like crispy duck breast with a tart-cherry gast... More
  • Buckboard City Café

    PRICE RANGE: Dollar
    The restaurant serves terrific omelettes and charbroiled burgers; it’s also the de facto canteen for the adjacent “World’s Smallest Museum” (exhibi... More
  • Buster's Restaurant & Bar

    PRICE RANGE: Dollar Dollar
    Flagstaff’s most popular special occasion restaurant's giant portions run the gamut from seafood and an oyster bar to the over-the-top Veal Buster ... More

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