Top 5 Fine Dining Ideas During Arizona Restaurant Week

Foodies unite for the best time of the year. Arizona Restaurant Week allows those living in Scottsdale  to try the finest restaurants in the area at a fixed meal price that won’t leave you feeling guilty. These five restaurants are our top picks for a fantastic dining experience!

Scottsdale Luxury HomesBen & Jack’s Steakhouse
4180 N. Drinkwater Blvd., Scottsdale, AZ 85251
$40

Ben & Jack’s specializes in prime dry-aged steaks and strives to create the ultimate steakhouse experience. Living in Scottsdale has never been so completely decadent!

First course choices include:

  • Fresh mixed green salad
  • Sizzling Canadian Bacon
  • Soup of the day. 

The second course may send you over the edge of delight with these options:

  • Filet Mignon medallions served with a rich mushroom sauce
  • 12-ounce premium sirloin steak
  • Chicken parmigiana or Francese
  • Grilled salmon filet 
  • Pasta primavera or rigatoni/penne in meat sauce

Dessert:

  • Carrot cake
  • Cheesecake
  • Tiramisu 

Eddie V’s Prime Seafood
15323 N Scottsdale Rd, Scottsdale, AZ 85254
$40

Eddie V’s is one cool establishment. combining incredible jazz musicians with amazing seafood. For those living in Scottsdale, Eddie V’s will become a favorite haunt for dining and entertainment.

First course is a choice of:

  • Lobster bisque
  • BLT wedge salad
  • Judith Point Calamari

Your second course choices will make your mouth water:

  • Seared Halibut
  • Roasted double breast chicken
  • Parmesan crusted lemon sole
  • For a small upcharge ($5) you can select an 8 ounce center cut filet, or add on an intricate side ($6).

Dessert for two:

  • Berry cobbler
  • Banana foster
  • Chocolate Godiva

The Capital Grille – Scottsdale
16489 North Scottsdale Road, Scottsdale, AZ 85254
$40

If you have never experienced The Capital Grille, you are in for a steak experience that you’ll never forget. The dry aged cuts are mind blowing, and prepared with such skill you may never eat a steak elsewhere again!

First course options:

  • Caesar salad
  • Fresh field greens and herbs in a salad
  • Cup of savory french onion soup. 

The main course is so good it may leave you speechless:

  • 14-ounce Kona crusted dry aged sirloin
  • 8-ounce filet Mignon
  • Seared salmon with a citrus glaze. 

Dessert:

  • Flourless chocolate espresso cake
  • Classic creme Brulee.

Roaring Fork
4800 North Scottsdale Road, Scottsdale, AZ 85251
$30

Specializing in American Comfort Food, Roaring Fork makes nothing but stick-to-your-ribs cuisine that will leave you happy and satisfied.

First course selections:

  • Crispy pork belly BLT
  • Green chili pork served with warm tortillas
  • Spinach salad with an over easy egg, topped with warm bacon vinaigrette.

Second course choices:

  • Zesty pork Porterhouse with roasted red pepper ketchup
  • Petite bone-in filets topped with horseradish mash and a habanera demi glace
  • Fresh striped Bass with roasted veggie salad and Poblano Buerre Blanc.

Divine dessert options:

  • Crème Brulee
  • Strawberry shortcake with Ancho Balsamic and macerated strawberries
  • Coconut cream pie.

Roka Akor
7299 N. Scottsdale Rd., Scottsdale, AZ 85253
$40

Sushi, sashimi, steak, seafood and the famous robata grill make Roka Akor a top night of delectable food and entertainment.  You’ll be transported from living in Scottsdale to Japan’s food and style in a blink!

First course options:

  • Crispy fried squid seasoned with chili and lime
  • Shishito Peppers prepared with Ponzu and Bonito Flakes
  • Roasted beet Salad in Miso dressing. 

Second courses available:

  • Grilled skirt steak and Shiso Chimichurri
  • Ginger teriyaki grilled salmon
  • Glazed pork ribs served with spring onion and cashews. 

Dessert selections:

  • House special Mochi ice cream
  • Yuzu buttercream cake and sour raspberry sorbet
  • Orange blossom honey chawanmushi with a fluffy lime foam. 

Arizona Restaurant Week is May 18-27. If you are visiting or living in Scottsdale, throw your diet out the window and prepare for the best food experiences imaginable!