Sandy Wasserman Food Editor, Secret Scottsdale
Scottsdale Restaurants for Waste Management Phoenix Open & Super Bowl Dining
As the Phoenix metro area becomes the center of the sports world in with the Waste Management Phoenix Open and with Super Bowl activities in Scottsdale locals and visitors will be looking for local restaurants eat and drink at.
Scottsdale is home to world class restaurants serving a variety of cuisines in a casual or fine dining atmosphere and no matter what part of the city your in these restaurants are ready to show off what they have to offer on and off the menu. With so many people in town, reservations are strongly suggested.
Phoenix Beer Co.- Lakeside in McCormick Ranch this restaurant features its own locally brewed beers along with scratch made lunch, dinner and brunch option inside the dining room or on the patio.
Kona Grill- Located at Scottsdale Fashion Square, Kona Grill offers seafood, steak, sushi, salads and more. Offering an All Day menu, 3 course Power Lunch menu, weekend brunch, happy hour starting at 2 p.m. Monday - Friday and a late night happy starting on at 9:30 p.m. on Saturday's and Sunday's there's something for everybody.
Mavrix- Need to burn off some energy or keep the little ones busy, not only does the entertainment center in the Talking Stick District offer bowling, video games, billiards, large screen TVs and more it also serves a full menu of scratch made food in the Trophy Room Grill & Patio The menu pizzas, entrees, salads, sandwiches and more along with a full bar serving beer, wine and cocktails.
STK Steakhouse- Staying close to Downtown Scottsdale, check out the see & be seen fine dining steakhouse along the canal serving plenty of red meat, seafood, signature cocktails for lunch, dinner, happy hour and its famous Glitz & Glam Sunday brunch.
Z' Tejas Southwest Grill- Looking to put some spice in your life, the popular restaurant near Hayden Rd. and Via de Ventura offers Southwestern and Mexican influenced cuisine for breakfast lunch and dinner. Enjoy refreshing cocktails and happy hour on their large patio just off the Scottsdale Greenbelt path.
Kasai Japanese Steakhouse- Located just south off the Kierland neighborhood, Kasai opens at 4 p.m. Tuesday - Sunday for happy hour and dinner offering teppanyaki, sushi and Asian fusion dishes. Sake, refreshing cocktails and the high energy ambiance make for fun night out.