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Macayo Mexican Restaurant

$$ - $$$Mexican,
11107 N Scottsdale Rd, Scottsdale, AZ 85254-5272
+1 480-596-1181
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  • Excellent24%
  • Very good44%
  • Average21%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“baja sauce” (7 reviews)
“carnitas” (10 reviews)
“cheese crisp” (6 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
Mexican, Southwestern
$$ - $$$
11107 N Scottsdale Rd, Scottsdale, AZ 85254-5272
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1 - 10 of 145 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This place just cannot be missed when visiting Phoenix. The food, service and atmosphere are wonderful. Great for families, large parties or a quick margarita.

Thank jennwo1978
Reviewed 10 February 2018

We travel annually to Scottsdale and cannot miss a trip to Macayo's. The Scottsdale location is our favorite place. We get consistently great meals and good service at this location. I find the food to be about as traditional as one can get for Mexican...More

Thank jennwo1978
Reviewed 6 February 2018

While in Surprise, AZ and looking for a quiet Mexican style restaurant? This is the place. The service was prompt, courteous and professional. Attentive to all details. The food is excellent, everything on the menu is delicious. It's a keeper. Kudos to the servers and...More

Thank RobOlson
Reviewed 18 August 2017

We stopped at this location today expecting it to be a little better experience than the Ahwatukee location. Wrong ! The unfriendly boarding on unpleasant hostess stood there irritated as I asked if it would be possible to wipe the food off the seat where...More

2  Thank dragonnphx
Reviewed 8 July 2017

Had a good dinner at Macayo's with our extended family. They were accommodating and set up a big table for us in the bar area so we'd have plenty of room. The food was really good, but was disappointed in the Sangria for a Mexican...More

1  Thank Deebee16384
Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

We went for a family happy hour. Food was just ok, margaritas probably the best. We decided that we will not go back anytime soon.

1  Thank johnsonjeff
Reviewed 1 July 2017

From the moment we walked through the front door the friendly staff was offering to assist. The atmosphere is inviting, the food had SO much flavor. We tried the Famous Cheese Crisp and it is simply delicious! For my entrée I selected the Green Chili...More

Thank T H
Reviewed 23 June 2017

The food is very good and the prices are reasonable. My only "complaint" is that there can be a long wait during busy periods, but that is standard for restaurants.

Thank roadtripguyaz
Reviewed 21 June 2017

Have been going for years, and at multiple Locations (moved and now our 'base' Restaurant is different) and have always gotten a great meal at reasonable prices. Went to a special event a few months ago and met the daughter of the founder and they...More

Thank Mikiehead
Reviewed 19 June 2017

This chain has managed to consistently provide, over the years and the various locations, freshly made Mexican favorites and great margaritas. The Scottsdale location is quite large, with a big bar area (great at happy hour), large indoor dining room, and a large patio. Full...More

Thank Luv2TravelFarNWide
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$20
Mexican, Southwestern
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11107 N Scottsdale Rd, Scottsdale, AZ 85254-5272
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Central Arizona  >  Scottsdale
  • Phone Number: +1 480-596-1181
Located at Scottsdale Rd & Shea Blvd, we're one of the Macayo's family owned and locally operated restaurants. We celebrate Happy Hour Mon-Fri from 3:30 pm - 6:30 pm with $3 off appetizers and $3 drink specials. When You're Hungry for Tradition! Hours: Mon-Sun 11:00am - 10:00pm
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