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Different Pointe of View at Pointe Hilton Tapatio Cliffs Resort

#16 of 2,451 Restaurants in Phoenix
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11111 North 7th Street, Phoenix, AZ 85020-1176 (7th Street, 3/4 mile south of Thunderbird Rd.)
602-866-6350
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6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
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Hours:
Tue - Thu 6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Fri - Sat 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Breakfast, Drinks, Reservations
Description: Poised 1,800 feet above the Valley of the Sun, Different Pointe of View...
Poised 1,800 feet above the Valley of the Sun, Different Pointe of View offers guests breathtaking views second only to the outstanding regional American cuisine that features fresh local and organic ingredients. The restaurant's mountaintop location and floor to ceiling windows provide stunning views of the desert landscape, the city's twinkling lights in the distance and Arizona's brilliant sunsets. No restaurant in the state has a longer streak of consecutive AAA four-diamond awards and Sunset Magazine named it one of the top 10 mountaintop restaurants in the nation. Valley residents have come for years to celebrate birthdays, anniversaries, romantic evenings or just treat themselves to one of the most unique Arizona experiences. The Terrace Room Lounge, next to the restaurant, features one of the largest patios and a nine foot fire pit on the cliff side
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    5 of 5 stars
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Perfect date night!!! A little expensive but well worth it. The view was priceless and the wait staff amazing. Food was incredible. Make sure you make a reservation

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 28, 2015
Ryan H
Good for:
  • Doing business
  • Large groups
  • Special occasions
  • Local cuisine
  • Romantic
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015 NEW

Perfect date night!!! A little expensive but well worth it. The view was priceless and the wait staff amazing. Food was incredible. Make sure you make a reservation

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Scottsdale, Arizona
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2015

Call ahead to get reservations and enjoy a unique dining experience. Incredible view of downtown Phoenix. The pre fix meal offering is a great deal. Entrees always delicious. Have dined here twice in the last three months and the service is always terrific too. Great place for date night.

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Phoenix, AZ
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2015

What you are paying for in this restaurant is the real estate, not the food. The food was good, but it was pricey, and at those prices, I want full on gourmet. It was a bit less than that. Service, however was impeccable. The wine list was good. And the view, ah the view. This restaurant looks over Phoenix at... More 

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Phoenix, AZ
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

This has become our "go to" place for taking out of town visitors. The view from the top of the Cliffs is awesome....especially at Happy Hour time which coincides with sunset time. A very nice place to go for drinks on the patio and then inside for an awesome dinner. The only caveat is....CALL AHEAD. For some reason, this establishment... More 

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New Orleans, Louisiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2015

I absolutely love this place, great hideout spot on the hill with amazing views of the city and south mountain. The hotel even seem nice and maybe 1 day I will check out but the restaurant is on the 4th floor and let me tell you amazing. Valet was free and very courterous, Our waiter was Darrin and he was... More 

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Phoenix, Arizona
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015

If you are going out for dinner for a view, this is the place to go. If you are going to dinner to enjoy fine dining at a place that claims they are fine dining, this is definitely not the place to go. The food is horrible and the service sucks. We used to come to this restaurant when it... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2015

This is a special occasion restaurant. The service is friendly, but very professional. The price-value relationship is high, but this is not an inexpensive place to eat. They are running a summer deal for a 3-course dinner for $39.99 that could be a great value, depending on the specific options offered. All the food is exquisitely arranged on beautiful platters... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2015

The view can't be beat, but when there are no vegetarian options on the menu it can't ruin an experience pretty fast. Most modern/trendy restaurants worth visiting know not to exclude customers, I wouldn't go again.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2015

Presentations of all menu excellent.. Food and flavor very exceptional....service to match food and views..bar with mountains and downtown views..

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Phoenix, Arizona
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2015

This restaurant has many outstanding attributes including an incredible view because it sits atop a very high cliff and overlooks all of Phoenix. The chef puts out fabulous, creative, food that is not only delicious, but is eye candy. The menu has something for everyone except there are no appetizers suitable for table sharing. BUT-we were very disappointed that the... More 

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Additional Information about Different Pointe of View at Pointe Hilton Tapatio Cliffs Resort

Address: 11111 North 7th Street, Phoenix, AZ 85020-1176
Phone Number: 602-866-6350
Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Central Arizona  >  Phoenix>  > North Mountain
Open Hours:
Tuesday 6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Wednesday 6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Thursday 6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Friday 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 31 - 50
Cuisine: American, Mediterranean

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 11111 North 7th Street, Phoenix, AZ 85020-1176
    (7th Street, 3/4 mile south of Thunderbird Rd.)
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Central Arizona  >  Phoenix>  > North Mountain
  • Neighborhood: North Mountain
  • Phone Number: 602-866-6350

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 31 - 50
  • Cuisine: American, Mediterranean

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Dining Style: Fine Dining
  • Good for: Doing business, Large groups, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Romantic

Description

Poised 1,800 feet above the Valley of the Sun, Different Pointe of View offers guests breathtaking views second only to the outstanding regional American cuisine that features fresh local and organic ingredients. The restaurant's mountaintop location and floor to ceiling windows provide stunning views of the desert landscape, the city's twinkling lights in the distance and Arizona's brilliant sunsets. No restaurant in the state has a longer streak of consecutive AAA four-diamond awards and Sunset Magazine named it one of the top 10 mountaintop restaurants in the nation. Valley residents have come for years to celebrate birthdays, anniversaries, romantic evenings or just treat themselves to one of the most unique Arizona experiences. The Terrace Room Lounge, next to the restaurant, features one of the largest patios and a nine foot fire pit on the cliff side
Open Hours
Tuesday
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Wednesday
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Thursday
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Friday
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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