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Los Olivos Norte

$$ - $$$
Mexican, Southwestern
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15544 N Pima Rd, Scottsdale, AZ 85260-1912
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Scottsdale, Arizona
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20 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 12, 2016

The closed Norte in Scottsdale, we miss you very much. Your food was wonderful and service exceptional.

Thank Toni-Ann S
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 17, 2016

But the original of this family owned restaurant is still open in downtown Scottsdale. It's not to be missed for the food, the atmosphere and the decor. One of a kind designed by the founder's uncle. Kids will love the fish tank.

1 Thank Harriet S
Cape Cod, Massachusetts
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11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 22, 2015

This family run, reasonably priced Mexican restaurant was terrific! Authentic painted murals and Mexican-southwestern art dotted the walls and halls.seating was in several rooms. Hot and extremely hot salsa was first given to us with chips as we made our way through drinks and many menu choices featuring Mexican and American dishes. Combos were offered, too. Service was friendly, prompt,... More 

Thank Kim S
Sedona AZ
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23 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 13, 2015

Our meals were excellent. The telephone directions to get there from nearby were perfect. Beer by the pitcher. Our only complaint was the chips and salsa--some of the chips had been heated repeatedly and were rancid. (But which ones?) The salsa was delivered in miniature carafes, but pouring that on a plate and trying to dip a chip was not... More 

Thank sedamazonian
Baton Rouge, Louisiana
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121 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 28, 2015 via mobile

This restaurant is wonderful. I have been here multiple times over the years. They have a Mariachi band that plays when you eat on Saturday night. The margaritas are great and all the food is good. I also judge restaurants by the beans and rice, and these were good as well. You can't go wrong with this restaurant. :)

Thank Jess5K
Phoenix, Arizona
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58 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 22, 2015

Visited with a friend with coupon offer. Food was ok and plentiful and a good variety. For a Sunday I was surprised to see the restaurant very empty which gave the place a derelict atmosphere. Will not visit again.

Thank quintlowe
Green Valley, Arizona
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114 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 20, 2015

My husband and I love this place especially because of the live Mexican trio. We are usually in Scottsdale on weekends, so they are performing. They will come to your table to sing at your request (such as for a birthday). We have always been happy with the food as well.

Thank Barbara T
Scottsdale, Arizona
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223 reviews
96 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 26, 2014

I just love the appetizers at Los Olivios Norte. We just the love the Loaded Nachos with Beef, Guacamole and Sour Cream. My wife love the Sampler Platter too. The two Salsas are great but watch the hot one. Service is Friendly too and drinks are kept filled.

Thank cookbookguy
Lansing, Michigan
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13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 9, 2014

Food was terrible. Family of seven had lunch there, one child, one teen, 5 adults. Order included Taco Salad, Topopo Salad, enchiladas, tacos, quesadillas. No one liked his or her food. We are not picky eaters. Lima beans in Topopo salad! Looked more like a chef salad with shredded chicken on it. Vinaigrette on salad was sparse and not very... More 

Thank Jean48906
Flagstaff, Arizona
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19 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 2, 2014

I order the Mexican Flag when I eat here. The best enchiladas in AZ. A must restaurant in Old Town Scottsdale.

Thank dltayman

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Mexican, Southwestern
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Waitstaff
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 15544 N Pima Rd, Scottsdale, AZ 85260-1912
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Central Arizona  >  Scottsdale
  • Phone Number: 480-596-9787

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