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Roaring Fork

) #12 of 950 Restaurants in Scottsdale $$ - $$$ American, ,
4800 N Scottsdale Rd, Ste 1700, Scottsdale, AZ 85251-7630
+1 480-947-0795
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good27%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“burger” (184 reviews)
“fish tacos” (83 reviews)
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American, Southwestern, Bar, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
4800 N Scottsdale Rd, Ste 1700, Scottsdale, AZ 85251-7630
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Reviewed 14 April 2016

Atmosphere is good. Loved the patio. Service was great. Hubby and I ate with two friends. Only one out of the four meals was good. The short ribs. Mashed potatoes that accompanied were tasteless and runny like instant potatoes. Husband had the seafood stew which...More

Thank Paula S
Reviewed 13 April 2016

Well, let me start with the fact that the food and ambiance is amazing. It really does rival any U.S. happy hour I have ever been to (and I have been to many!). The decor is nice and "western chic". You can get smaller portions...More

Thank AnnaferDavis_CA
Reviewed 13 April 2016 via mobile

This was the closest restaurant to our hotel within walking distance so we tried it out. All four of us asked for different things and all the entrees came out wonderfully. I had the Caesar Salad and the Rainbow Trout and it was the best...More

Thank Peter B
Reviewed 12 April 2016

my friend and i were looking for something light. we arrived during the happy hour and the food on the menu was not only good but the price was reasonable. we ended up getting 4 items and enjoyed every bite.

Thank paulawernke
Reviewed 11 April 2016

I didn't know what to expect once I saw location. Bottom of big office building So glad I went in. LOVED it! I had Kettle of Green Chili Pork app $10, and Lamb Chop Fondue $15. Both great appetizers with just enough heat to make...More

Thank Debbie F
Reviewed 8 April 2016 via mobile

I come here once a year while nearby at a conference. I can never remember what I ordered last time, but it is always delicious!!! American cuisine, good variety. This time had some of the BEST fish tacos I've ever had and split the Waldorf...More

Thank Dena H
Reviewed 1 April 2016

When you go you have to have the Big A _ _ Hamburger, it is big and awesome, also have some of the green Chili Mac & Cheese. If you like Margaritas you should try their house specialty, the Frozen Huckleberry Margarita.

Thank Michael S
Reviewed 31 March 2016 via mobile

Long standing happy hour that is really a meal. On recent visit we had chicken flatbread---crisp crust and nicely seasoned. Can't go wrong with burger. While loving long time favorites, efforts to occasionally tweet menu are generally rewarding. Would not miss going at least once...More

Thank Lee F
Reviewed 31 March 2016 via mobile

We had a wonderful dinner at Roaring Fork. We ate on the patio which was lovely and the service was outstanding. We all agreed it was the best dinner (several of us had trout) of the 3 nights we were in Scottsdale (and the other...More

Thank Monadsk
Reviewed 31 March 2016

The food here was very good and the service was particularly good without being stuffy. There's a lovely patio area and even though it is on the main Scottsdale road, it is down just a bit from the road so noise was not a huge...More

Thank TheSpear
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Jane R
9 May 2017|
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Response from Mike H | Reviewed this property |
Jane, The restaurant is located on the ground floor of a modern office building. Use your GPS to get to Scottsdale Road and Chaparral Road. Once approaching this intersection, you want to go West on Chaparral- just a few... More
Jeanine D
13 February 2016|
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Response from StopCallingMe S | Reviewed this property |
Wear whatever you want, no important cares. Bring money, tip your bartender. End of discussion.
Beverly P
11 February 2016|
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Response from harborbabe | Reviewed this property |
Not sure...they did have kind of a nice outdoor area off the dining room, but we were there in January so it was a bit cool, I would definitely call the restaurant and ask they may very well be able to accommodate you on... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$80
American, Southwestern, Bar, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 23:00
16:00 - 23:00
16:00 - 23:00
16:00 - 23:00
16:00 - 23:00
16:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4800 N Scottsdale Rd, Ste 1700, Scottsdale, AZ 85251-7630
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Central Arizona  >  Scottsdale>  > Downtown Scottsdale
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown Scottsdale
  • Phone Number: +1 480-947-0795
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The Roaring Fork captures the spirit of bold American cuisine matched with a contemporary Western ambiance and unmatched service, creating upscale flavors that crackle with a rugged edge. Select from lamb, chicken, beef, pork and fresh fish entrees all perfectly prepared by wood fire rotisserie, open flame grill or wood oven roasting.
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