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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” (82 reviews)
“pretzels” (89 reviews)
“cheese fondue” (32 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m. 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 3 days ago

We went for lunch and it was just ok! The music was very loud so hard to carry on a conversation and the restaurant was not very crowded!

Thank JAN B
Reviewed 4 days ago

Great location, food, and service. Cool crowd for a single or couple. Food was good and location was great.

Thank ADNYC59
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

After a day of intense shopping at the Fashion Square mall we were in need of cocktails and good food and Culinary Dropout fit the bill. We had a make your own cheese plate which was incredible. The fried chicken was said to be one...More

Thank melisaswim
Reviewed August 15, 2018 via mobile

We called tonight and wanted to make reservations Was told not needed and to come right over We drive 25 minutes arrived Was told needed reservations Manager rude We left

Thank josephbJ7293FL
Reviewed August 14, 2018 via mobile

Great ambience both inside and out. Outside has misters which is key in Arizona heat. Great bartenders and mixologist drinks but it ends there. They only have a couple dishes they call house specialties, one of which is the 36 hour ribs. It’s a full...More

Thank CDTravelin
Reviewed August 5, 2018 via mobile

Wow this is the place to be in Scottsdale if you are near the Fashion Mall. Live music was on point starting at roughing 8:15pm but was super loud so if you are on your 1st date - go earlier - make that awesome connection...More

Reviewed July 9, 2018

Great food and drinks. Both are very unique and extremely tasty. The atmosphere is chic & inviting yet comfortable. The service is awesome. When they come to your table and ask about your service they are sincere and genuine. Don’t miss out on an opportunity...More

Thank RahulKakade
Reviewed July 9, 2018 via mobile

I had never heard of this place, but we were invited by a supplier. Table of 12 and busy. That being said, we were very happy with the service. The place was full of younger people who are likely attracted to the farm fresh food....More

Thank Richard B
Reviewed July 9, 2018 via mobile

We had dinner here on a recent trip. Our waiter Trever walked us through the build your own meat and cheese board appetizer. The atmosphere was hip with murals on the wall, long wood tables and oversized chairs and couches. There seemed to be a...More

Thank ll2go
Reviewed June 30, 2018

Three of us went for Happy Hour on a Friday at about 4:30. We waited about 5 minutes to sit at the large bar that was full! They did have outside seating, didn't have the "garage windows" open. . .too hot! There were only 2...More

Thank Patti H
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Kim B
July 21, 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.
December 19, 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
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
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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