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Macayo Mexican Restaurant

$$ - $$$Mexican,
11107 N Scottsdale Rd, Scottsdale, AZ 85254-5272
+1 480-596-1181
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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good45%
  • Average21%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
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“chimichanga” (10 reviews)
“baja sauce” (7 reviews)
“chips and salsa” (12 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
Mexican, Southwestern
$$ - $$$
11107 N Scottsdale Rd, Scottsdale, AZ 85254-5272
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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

1  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
Reviewed 17 June 2017 via mobile

When we visit Scottsdale, Macayos is always on our radar. We usually choose smaller, independent small business establishments, but quite simply, Macayo's just offers consistently good food, value and great margaritas!!! See you next year.

Thank k8brit
Reviewed 9 June 2017 via mobile

This was our first visit to this Macayo's, and we were pleased with our meal and service. We reserved a table in the Cantina for our larger group. As always, the cheese crisp was outstanding! Highly recommend getting one as an appetizer. The Cantina was...More

Thank TLBPsyD
Reviewed 29 April 2017

This food is terrible. Don't waste your $$. The only thing good was the soup...but I haven't had bad mexican soup anywere.

Thank Lea H
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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
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
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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