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La Torretta Ristorante

) #192 of 928 Restaurants in Scottsdale $$ - $$$, Italian
16640 N Scottsdale Rd, SW corner FLW & Scottsdale Rd, Scottsdale, AZ 85254-1590
+1 480-991-2000
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Overview
  • Excellent47%
  • Very good29%
  • Average10%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible2%
Travelers talk about
“pasta” (19 reviews)
“osso bucco” (7 reviews)
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CUISINES
Italian
PRICE
$$ - $$$
DETAILS
16640 N Scottsdale Rd, SW corner FLW & Scottsdale Rd, Scottsdale, AZ 85254-1590
Neighborhood: Paradise Valley
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41 - 50 of 134 reviews

Reviewed December 23, 2015

The minestrone is home made and tastes great. Not too salty. I also had the calamari. The marinara with the calamari was the best, ever. Fresh baked bread, yum.

Thank LaterPhila
Reviewed December 18, 2015 via mobile

We ate at this restaurant three times during our five week visit to Scottsdale. The food is outstanding!!! I ordered Osso Bucca and it was incredible, from presentation to every bite. My wife had a Pasta dish and again, the sauce was "to die for"....More

Thank Michael G
Reviewed December 3, 2015

The food and service was average and uninspired. Flavors were 'muddy' without clear notes. OK for a quick meal if you are not expecting too much.

Thank momoboys_12
Reviewed November 22, 2015

Made reservation through Open Table which had very good reviews! Arrived and seated immediately next to a large group of golfers. Numerous empty tables but seated there! Service was fast and efficient. Setting was nice. Now for the food. Mixed salads were huge, made from...More

Thank jaybeeFL
Reviewed November 11, 2015 via mobile

Food was fantastic, plentiful. Service was precise. Eight of us had reservations, only rave reviews from each of us. Nice family atmosphere.

Thank penbar3
Reviewed November 5, 2015

Last night my wife and I along with two close friends had dinner here. The food was awesome and the service better. Darius was funny and a joy to talk with. If you want a great meal with close friend this is a place to...More

Thank Glenn J
Reviewed November 3, 2015 via mobile

Made a reservation through open table for a 8:15 pm seating. Arrived at 8:10 to hear the greeter say "we are closed...But wait maybe the boss will seat you anyways". We were seated and menus presented with the following comment " we are out of...More

Thank Welltraveledat62
Reviewed October 7, 2015 via mobile

We had a nice relaxing dinner at this Italian restaurant I had driven by it many times and never stopped. & I'm really glad we did I think the reviews listed below give good information about this restaurant And it was also very helpful that...More

Thank 3tothebeach
Reviewed October 7, 2015

Stopped in there for lunch today as I had a craving for linguine and white clam sauce, one of my all time favorites. I substituted cappellini for linguine because I like the thinner pasta and this was no problem. It was fabulous, big thumbs up...More

Thank john_cerilli
Reviewed October 4, 2015 via mobile

We live this place! A great find that came recommended. From the warm welcome to the final arrivederci it was a great evening. Calamari to start with an excellent wine list our waiter was attentive the entire time. We shall return to this wonderful place.

Thank MXKing
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Is there a dess code?
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Response from Ron B | Reviewed this property |
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$15 - $35
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Romantic, Special occasions, Business meetings, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday
4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Wednesday
4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Thursday
4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Friday
4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Saturday
4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 16640 N Scottsdale Rd, SW corner FLW & Scottsdale Rd, Scottsdale, AZ 85254-1590
    (Frank Lloyd Wright Blvd)
  • Public Transportation: Public transit stops East& West bound as well as North & South bound at the intersection.
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Central Arizona  >  Scottsdale>  > Paradise Valley
  • Neighborhood: Paradise Valley
  • Phone Number: +1 480-991-2000
  • E-mail
Description
Voted the 'Best Italian Restaurant' by the readers of Scottsdale Magazine. La Torretta's combination of fine authentic Italian food, personalized service and congenial atmosphere amounts to the highest quality dining experience. The restaurant is elegantly decorated with Renaissance-era oil paintings and stained glass in the spirit of Italy. For a great outdoor dining experience, La Torretta features open air Patio Dining. Specialties include: Osso Buco, nightly Seafood Specials and homemade Pastas.