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Giligin's Sand Bar

4251 N Winfield Scott Plz, Scottsdale, AZ 85251-3614
+1 480-874-2264
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  • Excellent24%
  • Very good46%
  • Average10%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible10%
27 Jan 2018
“Drop in for a Few Drinks”
11 Mar 2018
“Loved it!”
American, Bar, Pub
4251 N Winfield Scott Plz, Scottsdale, AZ 85251-3614
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Reviewed March 11, 2018 via mobile

Laid back but balanced w energetic fun. I loved it the moment I walked it (and I had already skipped multiple other places). They even rent pong balls for many different games. Thursday karaoke was entertaining. No "superstars" which made it a good time (who...More

Thank Teresa L
Reviewed March 3, 2018

When in Scottsdale if you want to get away from the fancy "look at me" places then this is the bar for you. If you are there early in the week try and catch the goldfish races.

Thank Galke
Reviewed January 27, 2018

Interesting bar in Scottsdale. Great selection of drinks and a lot of cool memorabilia on the walls.

Thank William S
Reviewed January 10, 2018

I work across the street from this bar and have gone in a few times. First couple times were right after my shift around 4pm and I would find my own seat *not at the bar and wait for about 5 minutes before being greeted....More

1  Thank Waylon W
Reviewed May 12, 2017 via mobile

My coworkers bragged about this place. So we went recently for Karaoke but the machine was covered. The bouncer at the door was rude and aggressively checking ID's. The cheese fries were amazing. The Nachos were amazing. The drinks were made with perfection. I'd go...More

Thank iCryssy
Reviewed April 6, 2017

Gilligins is a great place to go if you want a different atmosphere. I enjoyed watching games there and hanging out with friends. The food is typical bar type fried food, but they do offer a number of things and have really large portion sizes....More

Thank jodaca9601
Reviewed March 3, 2017 via mobile

John was rude - to the point where several of us ended up going elsewhere.....he told us "don't ever flag me down for a drink"

2  Thank 56ford_jaxbeach
Reviewed February 3, 2017

I am not really quite sure how anyone who enjoys the dive bar atmosphere would rate this place anything below very good. This place is a dive bar with a local clientele that are very friendly if you just make the effort to be nice....More

Thank Michael R
Reviewed February 1, 2017

This is a great place for a group of people to meet up and have some fun with cocktails. They remodeled since my last trip but they still have Kareoke which is a hoot in this place and the midget bar is still there on...More

Thank 374walterb
Reviewed January 23, 2017 via mobile

We arrived at about 4:00 pm on a Monday night. They have happy hour from 4-7, it's 2-1. There was kinda a weird crowd and nothing really going on. It's supposed to have a mini bar there for midgets, but there was no sign of...More

Thank David K
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
12:00 p.m. - 6:30 a.m.
12:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
1:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
1:30 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.
2:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4251 N Winfield Scott Plz, Scottsdale, AZ 85251-3614
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Central Arizona  >  Scottsdale>  > Downtown Scottsdale
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown Scottsdale
  • Phone Number: +1 480-874-2264
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