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La Torretta Ristorante

16640 N Scottsdale Rd, SW corner FLW & Scottsdale Rd, Scottsdale, AZ 85254-1590
+1 480-991-2000
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good29%
  • Average10%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible2%
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“pasta” (20 reviews)
“osso bucco” (7 reviews)
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16640 N Scottsdale Rd, SW corner FLW & Scottsdale Rd, Scottsdale, AZ 85254-1590
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Friendly knowledgeable staff and fresh food. Homemade breads and pastas. Something for everyone. White tablecloths.

Thank Mandi L
Reviewed 13 May 2017

This was a first time dinner visit following a lunch many years ago. We went because of a Groupon deal for dinner. I guess they are leaving the entry door go to pot in order to capture the rustic look. There is a nice looking...More

Thank Richard S
Reviewed 12 April 2017

Our dinner was great, but our waiter was not as good as the one nearest us. We heard the other waiter tell the other couple what the specials were, and one of them would have been the perfect dish for my husband. We were not...More

Thank Lynn R
Reviewed 3 April 2017 via mobile

I have been looking for a good Italian restaurant in town, and I finally found it! This is a quaint, old style, Italian Restaurant with delicious food! Chaz was our server and he was wonderful - made you feel like family. My husband had the...More

Thank Lorre15
Reviewed 29 March 2017

There were six of us and we all enjoyed our food. I had veal cutlet parmigiana. The veal tender and the sauce very tasty. The bolognaise was hearty and had meatballs and sausage besides. The chicken dish was also delicious with mushrooms and 4 cheeses....More

Thank janie g
Reviewed 28 March 2017

My wife, son and I decided to have dinner at La Torrenta Ristorante while in Scottsdale. Service was very good and the interaction with the server/manager was excellent. We found the food okay-not outstanding as we had anticipated. For example, some of the pasta was...More

Thank Prescott2007
Reviewed 27 March 2017

My Friend who grew up in the North End of Boston has been telling me about this place . So tonight I finally got my Italian food fix , The restaurant has the old school feel to it nothing real fancy , white table clothes...More

Thank AZJim3232
Reviewed 7 March 2017

Amazing food and service we'll return, this was our first visit, very impressed. Great Pasta, fresh seafood and fish options, great sauce. Nice to have so much follow up to ensure the meal was perfect for us.

Thank Tim R
Reviewed 19 January 2017 via mobile

This Italian restaurant is funky insofar as it decorated with frescoes, including a large recumbent naked woman being tended by flying cherubs playing bugles, puffy clouds on the ceiling, and a stained glass wall divider featuring Zeus. The bar has running lights and crackly glass....More

Thank PaulineMarie3
Reviewed 18 January 2017

This is an interesting intersection in Scottsdale - two of the corners have chain Italian restaurants, and a third has La Torretta. Do yourself a favor and skip the chains. Service was attentive, knowledgeable and personable. Food was more old world Italian, and our server...More

Thank Lisa D
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$35
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
16:30 - 21:00
16:30 - 21:00
16:30 - 21:00
11:00 - 14:00
16:30 - 21:00
11:00 - 14:00
16:30 - 21:00
11:00 - 14:00
16:30 - 21:00
11:00 - 14:00
16:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 16640 N Scottsdale Rd, SW corner FLW & Scottsdale Rd, Scottsdale, AZ 85254-1590
    (Frank Lloyd Wright Blvd)
  • Public Transportation: Public transit stops East& West bound as well as North & South bound at the intersection.
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Central Arizona  >  Scottsdale>  > Paradise Valley
  • Neighbourhood: Paradise Valley
  • Phone Number: +1 480-991-2000
  • E-mail
Voted the 'Best Italian Restaurant' by the readers of Scottsdale Magazine. La Torretta's combination of fine authentic Italian food, personalized service and congenial atmosphere amounts to the highest quality dining experience. The restaurant is elegantly decorated with Renaissance-era oil paintings and stained glass in the spirit of Italy. For a great outdoor dining experience, La Torretta features open air Patio Dining. Specialties include: Osso Buco, nightly Seafood Specials and homemade Pastas.
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