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Twisted Lizard Tavern & Grille

$$ - $$$American, ,
10401 E McDowell Mountain Ranch Rd Ste 1, Scottsdale, AZ
+1 480-538-0211
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good29%
  • Average22%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible9%
Travellers talk about
“quesadillas” (2 reviews)
“sea bass” (2 reviews)
Open Now
3:00 PM - 11:00 PMAll hours
American, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
10401 E McDowell Mountain Ranch Rd Ste 1, Scottsdale, AZ
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Reviewed 30 October 2017

Not sure what the big deal is about this place but we went to hear the band play and the band was great. After being there for a while and had a few drinks and did some dancing. There was a group of us and...More

Thank Kenneth M
Reviewed 26 October 2017

Great Bar and grill restaurant in Scottsdale. Great place to watch sporting events and enjoy good food and great service. It was very crowded on a Friday Evening, but we ordered our food and before you know it, it was served to us. Our server...More

Thank Larry W
Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

So, my friends and I arrived on a Friday evening at 7 pm to a 3/4 full bar/restaurant/patio. We were greeted with "we can't seat you for 35-45 minutes as the kitchen is backed up. So we ask how the bar is functioning, can we...More

Thank Susan K
Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

Six of us went in for lunch on a Sunday. We all ordered burgers except for one who ordered breakfast. Our beverages came promptly and after we put our order in it took an hour to get our burgers. The burgers arrived overdone and the...More

Thank Deirdre H
Reviewed 28 May 2017

Visited the Twisted Lizard after 18 holes for lunch. The Fish Tacos & Ahi Tuna Burgers were filling. The outside seating had a breeze with a fan above to provide for a relaxing time. If your looking to relax after golf, this would be your...More

Thank AviatorMat
Reviewed 22 April 2017

I love this place. Clean, airy, welcoming, good food, good service - this place has everything. A bit difficult to find but so worth it. A casual neighborhood type bar yet it is very chic. A wall opens to the outside patio. A great place...More

Thank DebW175
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

We went hiking at McDowell Sonora Preserve and after a 7 mile hike. We decided to check out a local place to have a couple of beers and appetizers. I have to say the staff was very friendly and the food was terrific. The atmosphere...More

Thank 1207las
Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

Service is great, happy hour specials amazing. Views of the mountains are fantastic. Get the chicken poblano sandwich or the grilled wings. Spinach dip is good as well.

Thank 895Cerveza
Reviewed 18 February 2017

I made reservations earlier in the week, arrived early and was promptly seated. I ordered the Chilean sea bass and my husband ordered the grilled salmon with green beans and sweet potato fries. I had to send my sea bass back because it was undercooked...More

Thank Cathy W
Reviewed 30 January 2017

We found the drinks to be overpriced especially if you wished to upgrade Vodka or gin martinis....happy hour bar food was mediocre we thought. Husband had the quesadillas and suffered indigestion the rest of the nice. I had the wedge salad and it was fine...More

Thank Sunny405
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
3:00 PM - 10:00 PM
3:00 PM - 11:00 PM
3:00 PM - 11:00 PM
3:00 PM - 11:00 PM
3:00 PM - 12:30 AM
11:00 AM - 12:30 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10401 E McDowell Mountain Ranch Rd Ste 1, Scottsdale, AZ
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Central Arizona  >  Scottsdale
  • Phone Number: +1 480-538-0211
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