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Culinary Dropout

7135 E Camelback Rd, Suite 125, Scottsdale, AZ 85251-1262
+1 480-970-1700
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good36%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“fried chicken” (81 reviews)
“pretzels” (80 reviews)
“cheese fondue” (33 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.All hours
American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
7135 E Camelback Rd, Suite 125, Scottsdale, AZ 85251-1262
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We stopped in to grab a few drinks and some apps at happy hour. Old fashioned was lovely - sangria was also pretty good (huge plus that it was not full of useless fruit - just a little sweet for my personal taste). Pork belly...More

Thank SLC83
Reviewed 3 days ago

The place was so dark and noisy with loud music that we could barely hear each other and the waiter. However, the grilled chicken club was very tasty and filling. Others had the meatloaf and fried chicken, which they thoroughly enjoyed. The waiter was friendly...More

Thank Rowena H
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We stopped by for late lunch and sat on the Patio. We had the pretzel bites which were awesome and split the chicken sandwich. It was delicious with great flavor! The service was lackluster but we weren’t in a hurry and enjoyed the beautiful day!

Thank bbmarquis
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Buns plus meat plus cheese and that's it. White Castle? Live music was good, indoor/outdoor open concept is nice. Just wish I'd ordered something different, the rest of the menu can't be that bad.

Thank Ryan B
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I was really looking forward to trying it and as l was perusing the menu, it spelled a five star experience. I liked the decor, the overall style. I was impressed by our waiter's initial presentation and knowledge. I ordered a French onion soup and...More

Thank Emmanuelle d
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

One of the recommended specials here is the fried chicken and after eating it I know why. Well coated and juicy served with mashed potatoes and cole slaw and a biscuit. Very active and vibrant crowd.

Thank Henry B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Cool vibe and creative eats, with attentive service. WILL be back next time we are in Scottsdale, AZ.

Thank RTNapa
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We ate here upon the recommendation of our bus driver. He did not steer us wrong! We sat outside on the porch under a portable space heaters and enjoyed a very great dinner, which included appetizer, entree and dessert at a very reasonable cost. Loved...More

Thank graymar6
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My new favorite place!!! Great ambiance and the best Brussel sprouts around! Good variety of food and large bar. Cannot go wrong with a networking or business lunch!

Thank PhotoScott
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great place. Nice location. Beautiful patio. Stage inside for live music🎙 Loved the decor⚜️ Nice food and good menu. Brown bag beer is fun and a great deal 🍺 Excellent staff. Well run establishment ✅ I will visit again next time I am in Scottsdale.

Thank Peter J
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Kim B
21 July 2016|
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Response from Jaime L | Reviewed this property |
It accommodates both. When we were leaving there was a couple sitting in the outside patio with twins about 2 years old and she had enough room for her double stroller and the kids were having a good time.
19 December 2014|
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Response from tasteoftulum | Reviewed this property |
I do not believe that Culinary Dropout has a glutten free menu, but Olive and Ivy which is about a 3 minute walk around the corner on the waterfront does.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7135 E Camelback Rd, Suite 125, Scottsdale, AZ 85251-1262
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Central Arizona  >  Scottsdale
  • Phone Number: +1 480-970-1700
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