There are many distinct benefits to living in Arizona golf homes, particularly near the Pinnacle Peak area. You have championship golf courses, immaculate master-planned communities, beautiful parks, great hiking trails and fabulous desert sunsets.
Then there’s the amazing food!
The Pinnacle Peak area is known for outstanding restaurants and bars in both fine dining and casual atmospheres. Whether you are a new resident of nearby Scottsdale golf homes, a long-time Cave Creek dweller, or a Valley visitor looking for a hidden gem, here are 10 of the best can’t-miss Pinnacle Peak restaurants.
23425 N. Scottsdale Rd.
A New York-style deli with possibly the best bagels in town. Great casual dining for breakfast and lunch, plus a dog-friendly patio.
Rare Earth Pizza and Wine Bar
28190 N. Alma School Pkwy
Dine on artisanal pizzas and salads while sipping vino and taking in McDowell Mountain views from the second story patio.
23587 N. Scottsdale Rd.
Nothing says Southwestern cuisine like their green corn tamales and chicken enchiladas! Stop by for a terrific happy hour, too.
LAMP Wood Oven Pizzeria
8900 E. Pinnacle Peak Rd.
A 2012 Best of Phoenix Winner, you have to try their “marriage” of sausage and bread on their house specialty “mignaulata.”
8900 E. Pinnacle Peak Rd.
Indian and Pakastani cuisine with kosher, vegetarian and vegan dishes available for those looking for healthy, but more exotic flavors.
Pinnacle Peak General Store
8711 E. Pinnacle Peak Rd.
Part grocery store, part wine shop, part neighborhood restaurant. They offer up breakfast and lunch with an American and Southwestern flare.
Rhythm and Wine
7605 E. Pinnacle Peak Rd.
After a light lunch at the Pinnacle Peak General Store, bask in the glow of the Southwest sunset on their great patio and enjoy a “Boss” margarita!
10455 E. Pinnacle Peak Pkwy
Beautiful and grand Tuscan villa design sets the stage for upscale Italian food and tapas. Great summer happy hour specials, too. Note: the name is pronounced “sauce-e.”
Talavera, Four Seasons Resort at Troon North
10600 E. Crescent Moon Dr.
Pinnacle Peak’s most exquisite dining experience with outstanding food and views. The resort boasts two additional dining options, both more casual but also featuring fantastic views.
When you’re looking for a new dining experience or just a quick bite between visiting golf course homes for sale in Scottsdale, keep this list in mind. But really, you can’t go wrong with everything that the Pinnacle Peak area has to offer.
Ready to find your AZ golf home and enjoy our year-round sunshine? Contact The Matheson Team – your one stop shop for experienced real estate professionals who know Pinnacle Peak and surrounding areas.
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21000 N. Pima Rd., #100, Scottsdale, AZ 85255