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Ocean Trail

9800 E Talking Stick Way, Scottsdale, AZ 85256-2700
+1 480-850-7777
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good27%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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“dirty rice” (12 reviews)
“crawfish” (8 reviews)
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Seafood, American
$$ - $$$
9800 E Talking Stick Way, Scottsdale, AZ 85256-2700
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The food was pretty bland and its was VERY expensive. They had a great selection but for that much money, i would expect a good meal. It was $100 for 4 of us!

Thank tiffanybrasch
Reviewed December 7, 2017

I had the Gumbo for Lunch and it was pleanty Big. Filled me up and was filled with all of the ingredients that I had requested in the Combo. Excellent atmosphere even tho it was on the fringe of the casino floor.

Thank Dale H
Reviewed October 11, 2017

After an hour and a half wait....... for this very quaint seafood restaurant in the middle of a casino I was not disappointed. The gumbo portions were enormous, seasoned to taste at the table ( levels of heat start at 1 through 10,I had a...More

Thank Crystal L
Reviewed October 1, 2017

We have been at the Ocean Trail numerous times in the past few years and have always enjoyed their crab cocktails, oyster shooters and roasts/gumbos. We have been here for lunch, dinner and cocktails. Welllllllll, stopped for lunch and whoa!!!!!! Dirty, dusty and lack of...More

Thank Rocklite88
Reviewed September 6, 2017

My husband and I had ordered take-out from Ocean Trail, a New Orleans style restaurant, so we could eat in their cigar bar, Shadows Lounge. We both ordered the pan roast and you can select either crayfish, shrimp or crab meat in your roast. I...More

Thank Denise M
Reviewed August 22, 2017

. I ordered the Seafood Creole..and heat on a 1-10…I chose 8..and my waitress said that I would probably want to go down…so I did to 7…and I loved it. Shrimp, crab, mussels, clams in this great broth with dirty rice. It came with two...More

Thank lkph48
Reviewed June 7, 2017

How to ruin a good restaurant...??? Customer service...or lack thereof. I have been an original and long-time fan of the food here, but an incident last night defies all good measure of customer service and common, business sense. There were four filled tables with diners...More

Thank howiec53
Reviewed May 19, 2017 via mobile

Disappointed they were not open per their own scheduled hours. Stopped by at 11:30 and they were not open. Hours today were 11am-11pm.More

Thank GregBrady1000
Management response:Responded June 7, 2017

Dear Valued Guest - We are sorry to hear about the misinformation regarding our hours of operation. Can you tell us where you saw that we are open until 11:30p? Hours listed through Tripadvisor are listed as: Sun - Thu from 11:00 am - 9:00...More

Reviewed May 15, 2017

During a 2-day stay at Talking Stick, stopped in to this tiny spot (20 person seating capacity) for a bite. No wait when we arrived for early dinner - about 6p. Shrimp were good size on the cocktail, but sauce was bland (extra horseradish was...More

Thank BetsyandScott
Reviewed April 30, 2017

This place is good!! We went on a Saturday night around 6pm--were a little worried about the wait but we were lucky and walked right in. The restaurant is on the casino floor but separated by a walkway so it wasn't a problem. The portions...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9800 E Talking Stick Way, Scottsdale, AZ 85256-2700
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Central Arizona  >  Scottsdale
  • Phone Number: +1 480-850-7777
Experience a taste of New Orleans in Scottsdale, just off the casino floor at Ocean Trail. The height of sophistication with its sleek, modern decor, Ocean Trail delights not only your taste buds with exceptional seafood, but your sense of style as well. This exclusive 19-seat Scottsdale seafood food bar is consistently given top reviews, and is the ultimate destination for New Orleans style dining in Scottsdale. Guests marvel at its fresh Creole offerings, a rarity among restaurants in the Phoenix area.Items on the delicious Ocean Trail menu include raw oysters, steamers, Cajun style boils, and of course delicious clam chowder. Each made to your taste on a spiciness level between 1 and 10, and freshly prepared in front of you at the restaurant's open cooking station. In addition to an amazing seafood menu, Ocean Trails offers specialty cocktails and great specials. Delicious lunch specials are available Monday through Friday as are happy hour specials Monday through Friday 4pm - 7pm.
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