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3821 N Scottsdale Rd, Scottsdale, AZ 85251-4431
+1 480-994-3524
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good27%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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“cornbread” (196 reviews)
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American, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
3821 N Scottsdale Rd, Scottsdale, AZ 85251-4431
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I have been entertaining clients at Bandera Chicago for the past 15 years. Recently went to dinner at the Scottsdale Bandera with my family and a party of 6. When we walked in they asked my father-in-law to remove his golf hat saying no hats...More

Thank Marc M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Really cool restaurant in Old Town Scottsdale. It is a bit dark inside but the decor and ambiance is still welcoming. Our server recommended the Grilled Artichokes after we ordered the corn bread. I'd say both of them are a "must try" if you go...More

Thank Darren W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Bandera is always very good, but on this visit I ordered the mushroom meat loaf. The meat loaf was so extremely dry. I left most of it. Hopefully this one a one time thing, but I will skip the meat loaf in the future. Great...More

Thank Dealmaker
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had to wait and decided to sit at the bar. Good beer. As appetizers we had the seafood cocktail. It was cold and tasty. As entree we had the special of the day prime ribeye steak. The taste was good and cuisine okay but...More

Thank koenj815
Reviewed 9 October 2018

The place was pretty packed this Friday night but we were fortunate enough to get a table right away, reservations seem to be required. But take a shot if you're in Old Town you wouldn't regret it. The restaurant is rustic with tables on the...More

Thank Martha S
Reviewed 10 September 2018 via mobile

This place has a great atmospheres. Always busy. If you are into steak their fillet is so tender you can cut it with a spoon. And the corn bread is great too as long as you have plenty of indigestion tablets handy. There is a...More

Thank samjames
Reviewed 9 September 2018 via mobile

Visited with three couples and had a great meal. Service was great, wide variety of food choices. We ordered salads, steaks and appetizers and loved everything we tried.

Thank JoannaW65
Reviewed 4 September 2018 via mobile

Server Amy is Awesome Friendly Helpful Outgoing Smoked Cold Salmon Starter was delicious great Wine and must make sure you Get the Oreo Cookie Ice Cream Sandwich UNREAL!!!

Thank Jetz G
Reviewed 25 August 2018

Been coming to this place for years while on vacation. Came this time during the off season all dressed up & ready to enjoy our favorite haunt. Never was able to make a reservation in the past so we did not try to make one...More

Thank Lynette T
Laura B, Guest Relations Manager at Bandera, responded to this reviewResponded 27 August 2018

Hi Lynette, We are so sorry you felt unwelcome during your recent visit. We pride ourselves on our hospitality, and General Manager Kelly Rodavich hopes you will allow her to personally follow up with you. If willing to give us a second chance, we invite...More

Reviewed 24 August 2018 via mobile

Friday at 6 PM was not crowded. We were celebrating my wife’s birthday. We were seated promptly and our server was okay. She actually took our appetizer, Dip Duo with chips, away prematurely, still chips left on the plate. The Skillet Cornbread is always a...More

Thank Kimo D
Laura B, Guest Relations Manager at Bandera, responded to this reviewResponded 27 August 2018

Hi Kimo, Thank you for your review, and we are so sorry for the service issues you encountered. We take your feedback seriously, and General Manager Kelly Rodavich hopes you will allow her to personally follow up with you. We would like a chance to...More

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doug l
7 March 2018|
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Response from Dan H | Reviewed this property |
No, but they have a good selection that is reasonably priced and fairly knowledgeable staff to make recommendations.
June W
13 May 2017|
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Response from ArizonaYorks | Reviewed this property |
That's what we wore but we had sandals as we had been walking around.
30 April 2017|
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Response from karenvB6913BO | Reviewed this property |
There is no outdoor seating. Not sure about finding their cocktail menu online. I will say I had a cosmopolitan, and it was one of the best ever (and I am picky!). They offered two options for the age of the Chivas my... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Drinks, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
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5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3821 N Scottsdale Rd, Scottsdale, AZ 85251-4431
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Central Arizona  >  Scottsdale>  > Downtown Scottsdale
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown Scottsdale
  • Phone Number: +1 480-994-3524
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