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Cowboy Ciao

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Downtown Scottsdale
American, International, Contemporary
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7133 E Stetson Dr, Ste 1, Scottsdale, AZ 85251-3229 (6th Avenue, just South of Cameback)
+1 480-946-3111
11:30 - 22:00
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Sun - Thu 11:30 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:30 - 23:00
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Rye, New York
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18 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

On a recent trip in December I was lucky enough to make dinner reservations at CC and have to admit was definitely worth it..Staff extremely knowledgeable and friendly.Wine list amazing even by the glass..Had a dirty martini to start that was served with a strip of deep fried bacon (off the charts.)The appetizers are outstanding and sizable had the the... More 

Thank gunnerinrye
Boston, Massachusetts
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26 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Great dinner location. Close to shops and pubs. There are good variety of dinner dishes. I got their mushroom dinner plate and it was wonderful. Their house special salad is also outstanding and worth ordering.

Thank chhoisham
Lexington, Kentucky
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38 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

The Stetson chopped salad may be the best salad that I've ever eaten. Highly recommended! I also had the mini version of the mushroom dish, but couldn't finish half of it because of the size of the salad. My wife had the pork shank which was "fork tender" and very tasty. The salad is worth the trip!

Thank DBradMont
Scottsdale, Arizona
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22 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice place in Old Scottsdale to go after wandering around. The Stetson salad was outstanding I had it with salmon, just an interesting mix that is tossed at the table. Very good and worth a repeat. Nice atmosphere for where it is and service was good.

Thank Char105
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24 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a group of 10 and the service, wine list, and food were fabulous at Cowboy Ciao. Many, many places to dine in Scottsdale, but if you make it to old town this is a must. Mostly locals and snowbirds are there so you know it's a cut above. I would advise getting a reservation if in season as... More 

Thank Charles M
Reston, VA
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25 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place was supposed to be sophisticated cowboy, the only thing sophisticated about this place was the prices. I would avoid this place. Not good. All four of us did not like our meal, that is rare

Thank Madison90
Chicago, Illinois
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58 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Ate here on 12/30 with my husband and two daughters, 11 and 15. We loved it! The exotic mushroom dish was so, so good...we fought over who got the last bite! Also notable is the craft soda choices (cream soda, amazing) and the house made ice cream... we had a tasting of 3 plus cereal killer which was one of... More 

Thank MomGL
Scottsdale, Arizona
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12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great service with inventive menu choices. For instance, try the Cowboy Chop Salad and any of the entree's. This is a small restaurant with great food, wine selections and staff. Can get a little loud on a packed night, but the cozy setting is worth it. It's located in the heart of old town Scottsdale.

Thank Glenn R
Gilbert, Arizona
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23 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 December 2016 via mobile

Fantastic salad. Cold, crisp and everything was separated which allowed me to mix ingredients to my taste. Request extra chicken for those protein lovers. A little bit more expensive than it should cost but it is Scottsdale! Recommend visiting.

Thank The_Plain_Truth_2017
Marietta, Georgia
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196 reviews
107 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 December 2016

If there's one thing you have to try, it's their chopped salad. Guarantee that all salad lovers will ask for the recipe when leaving. Food and service were outstanding. Only negative I can say is the acoustics aren't the best and it was very loud. Other than that, great place to dine.

Thank Diane C

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$21 - US$30
American, International, Contemporary
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7133 E Stetson Dr, Ste 1, Scottsdale, AZ 85251-3229
    (6th Avenue, just South of Cameback)
  • Public Transportation: The Downtown Scottsdale Trolley is a free service which runs all day and makes frequent stops throughout all the downtown neighborhoods, as well as several Scottsdale and Paradise Valley resorts
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Central Arizona  >  Scottsdale>  > Downtown Scottsdale
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown Scottsdale
  • Phone Number: +1 480-946-3111

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?