Scottsdale Dakota Bar
Scottsdale is well-known for its upscale lifestyle. A popular hangout for the rich and famous, Scottsdale is filled with lavish shops and high-class restaurants. One such location you won’t want to miss is Dakota. This full-service bar and restaurant serves to bring the California bistro-style experience to sunny Scottsdale, Arizona; they even offer a café, so those on the go can enjoy Dakota’s delicious creations. Read on for more information about this popular bar and restaurant in Scottsdale premiere entertainment district!
Dakota offers a delectable dash of sandwiches and soups to go along with their selection of entrees. We recommend the Caprese Grill, made with local mozzarella, Roma tomatoes, fresh basil, arugula, garlic spread, and served on a toasted ciabatta panini roll. From their entrée menu, we like the Bolognese with Turkey Meatballs, or the Grilled Steak & Frites. Add on calamari for an appetizer and you’ve got the perfect meal! For some lighter fare, take a look at their salad menu, with popular choices like cobb, Caesar, and arugula salad.
From the Bar
Dakota’s full bar offers all your favorite beer and wine selections alongside their signature cocktail menu. Try a sip of their Ivy Rose, crafted with Belvedere vodka, Licor 43, lime juice, rosemary infused simple, watermelon cubes, rose water, and a rosemary garnish. Girl’s Best Friend is a fun concoction made up of Ketel One vodka, Chandon Rose, raspberries, simple syrup, and lime juice. Both these drinks are served “up.” For something a little different, order the Bluegrass Perfection, a unique drink created with Woodford Reserve bourbon, honey orange infused simple, bitters, and orange rind garnish.
From the Café
Dakota’s café, Comoncy, offers its own menu of sandwiches, salads, and breakfast selections to pair with coffee. Shoppers on the go often stop in for a cup of coffee and a quick bite before heading back out onto the town. The Build Your Own Breakfast Bowl is a great option for those who like their meal a certain way, and the Chicken Panini is a time-honored classic you are sure to enjoy.
Enjoy Dining and Nightlife at Dakota
This charming bar and restaurant is a popular Scottsdale nightlife hotspot. Enjoy bottle service and more when you visit Dakota! They offer happy hours, drink specials, and much more. Stop in at Dakota on your next Scottsdale vacation!
Whiskey Row Scottsdale’s Best Country Bar
Scottsdale, Arizona is known for its upscale restaurants, shopping, and real estate. Among cities in the state, you’d be hard pressed to find a more luxurious location. Naturally, the opulence of the area draws in visitors from around the country. One famous name you may have heard of who is staking their claim to Scottsdale is Dierks Bentley.
Joining forces with Riot Hospitality, this country superstar has opened a few highly-touted country bars in Arizona. After the success of his flagship restaurant in Nashville, TN, Dierks brought his business to Scottsdale. If you’re looking for a bar with great food and a lively atmosphere, Dierks Bentley’s Whiskey Row in Scottsdale where you need to go!
The highlight of any bar, the drink menu at Whiskey Row features a plethora of signature crafted cocktails and tried and true favorites. Start your night with Dierks’ Lemonade, a mixture of Jack Daniel’s whiskey, muddled raspberries, fresh lemon and sparkling water, or try the “New” Fashioned, made with Bird Dog blackberry whiskey, fresh blackberries, black walnut bitters and fresh lemon over crushed ice. For a beer-infused cocktail, try the Redneck Shake: Kraken rum, Giffard vanilla liqueur, fresh lemon and Boulder Shake chocolate porter. Of course, with a name like Whiskey Row, you know there are plenty of different whiskey types available; make your own drink, or have it straight up!
Whiskey Row has a solid selection of lunch and dinner options for you to choose from, including many traditional bar staples and Southern favorites. Start your meal with one of their mouth-watering appetizers, such as fried pickles, red pepper hummus—served with fresh veggies and pita—or grilled whiskey wings. For your entrée, the Southern staple of chicken & waffles is a crowd pleaser, while the whiskey burger is one of our favorite meals anywhere. Whiskey Row does offer salads as well, including a kale and quinoa salad for vegetarians (meat-eaters can add chicken for $4 more).
Jam Out with Live Music
Whiskey Row wouldn’t be a true country bar without live music, and it delivers in spades. You’ll find someone carrying a lively tune here most nights, with Acoustic Fridays being particularly memorable. Live acts will strut their stuff, and you’ll find that Dierks Bentley’s has a full dance floor to get out and shake your stuff! If you’re looking for happening nightlife, Dierks Bentley’s Whiskey Row is a prime choice.
The Montauk Bar and Restaurant
When visiting Scottsdale, you can expect to find high-class establishments around every corner. From the upscale shopping venues to the lively bar scene, everything Scottsdale does speaks to luxury. The Montauk is a bar and restaurant in Scottsdale where you can expect much of the same. This American style lounge pairs great food with a lively atmosphere that is sure to capture your interest. Read on for more information about The Montauk in Scottsdale, Arizona!
Opening at 11am on weekdays and 9am on weekends, The Montauk serves up both delicious brunches and tasty lunch and dinner options. Start your weekend right with their weekend brunch menu. Staples like the breakfast sandwich, a Greek yogurt parfait, and a breakfast burrito will whet your appetite, while their prime rib sandwich and selection of crepes will have you visiting again the next day!
For lunch and dinner, enjoy a wide variety of options, including crispy rock shrimp, a warm or cold lobster roll, grilled kebabs, clam chowder, chicken wings, mac ‘n’ cheese, ribeye tacos, and much, much more. Those looking for healthy options will enjoy the kale or avocado and pink grapefruit salad.
A full drink menu complements their dishes. You’ll find everything from draft and bottled beer to red and white wines. You’ll want to check out their specialty cocktail list first, though. We recommend the Watermelon Mule, made with Tito’s Handmade vodka, muddled watermelon, lime, and ginger beer. Another great option is the Spark Plug, crafted with Smirnoff vanilla vodka, Irish cream liqueur, cold brew coffee, and coffee ice cubes. Finally, the ladies will love the Endless Summer, a delicious drink created with rose champagne, Veev Acai, muddle strawberry, and orange peel.
If you’re looking to visit The Montauk during their specialty hours, weekend brunch on Saturday and Sunday features live music from 11am to 1pm on Saturday and 3pm on Sunday, with a DJ following. The Montauk’s “The Happiest Hours” are from 3pm to 6pm Monday thru Friday, and Friday & Saturday from 11pm to 1am. Wine Down Wednesday brings 50% off bottles of wine from 3pm to 11pm and live music from 7pm to 11pm. Finally, Reverse Happy Hour on Fridays and Saturdays from 11pm to 1am brings cheap eats, $3 draft beer, $4 well cocktails, and $5 glasses of house wine.
Maya Day and Nightclub
Scottsdale is often recognized as having the pinnacle of luxury living in Arizona. When the stars come to the Valley of the Sun, they tend to gravitate towards the upscale restaurants, shopping centers, and accommodations of Scottsdale. And when the goes down, the hottest clubs can be found here as well. One such hotspot is the Maya Day and Nightclub.
Unique among clubs in Scottsdale, Maya offers exciting events both day and night. Touted as the biggest Vegas-style pool party in Arizona, daytime events at Maya are filled with partygoers enjoying the warm sun and cool waters. Maya’s nighttime events may just be the premiere attraction in Scottsdale; read on for more information about Maya Day and Nightclub!
Daytime Pool Parties
If you’ve ever dreamed of attending a Vegas-style pool party, Maya’s daytime events are for you! Lounge poolside with some of the most beautiful people in the area, or jump straight into the water and rock out in your swimsuit. Live music will keep your body moving, and bottle service keeps the drinks flowing all through the performance. There’s nothing quite like a poolside show with a cold beer and a few hundred of your closest friends!
Night Club Events
Maya is the premiere nightclub in all of Scottsdale—maybe all of Arizona! Come dressed in your best: Maya’s strict dress code does not allow t-shirts, shorts, hats or sneakers. Catch thrilling artists like Zedd, Thomas Gold, and Twrk putting on a show. They will keep the club rocking while the servers keep the drinks flowing! Maya is truly a place to cut loose and have fun.
Hit the Club in Scottsdale
If you like hot clubs, cold drinks, and beautiful people, Maya is the place to be! Reserve your spot early, though; this hopping venue books up quick. Contact Parsons Villas for more information about local activities, attractions, and vacation rentals in Scottsdale AZ. We want to give you the VIP experience!
Kelly’s at SouthBridge in Old Town Scottsdale
Old Town Scottsdale is the place to be for a life of luxury. Upscale shopping and living draw people from around the country to move to Scottsdale, or just for a fantastic vacation. The homes, the people, the restaurants—everything seems more beautiful in Scottsdale. Even the pubs in Scottsdale offer a higher quality, and none more so than Kelly’s at SouthBridge.
This gastropub on Sixth Avenue in Old Town delivers some of the best meals in the area alongside some of the best views! Kelly’s garners a host of awards, including Best Place to People Watch from Scottsdale Living Magazine and Best Outdoor Patio by Arizona Foothills Magazine. For classic pub food alongside perfected modern dishes, all wrapped together in an upscale restaurant setting that critics rave about, a visit to Kelly’s is a must!
Kelly’s offers a little bit of everything, but their burgers stand out even among their other popular dishes. Using their Famous Signature Four-Cut Blend—made up of short rib, sirloin, chuck, and brisket—Kelly’s incredible burgers will have you coming back for more again and again. The Kelly’s Original Four-Cut Burger is served with marinated mushrooms, piquillo pepper, relish onion jam, comte cheese, and pancetta alongside your choice of either fires, homemade chips, or friend onion strings. For vegetarians, all of Kelly’s burgers can be substituted with a grilled Portobello mushroom instead of the four-cut blend.
Kelly’s is no one-trick pony, though. They offer a large amount of options to suit every taste and desire. Enjoy fish ‘n’ chips, braised short rib, grilled filet mignon, or pan roasted salmon, as well as multiple bruschetta options, salads, and sandwiches. Their appetizer menu features typical pub favorites like confit chicken wings and Wisconsin cheese curds alongside high-class options like ahi tuna tartare and rock shrimp ceviche. Finish off your meal with Kelly’s Twinkie, a fluffy favorite made with angel food cake and whipped crème anglaise.
Plan a Party with Kelly’s
Kelly’s at SouthBridge offers unique private dining options for those looking to host an event. If you’re planning a corporate event, bachelor or bachelorette party, or even a family event such as a birthday or anniversary dinner, Kelly’s private dining areas will make your event extra special.
Scottsdale dining doesn’t much more delicious than at Kelly’s! Contact Parsons Villas today for more information about local Scottsdale eateries and start browsing for your vacation rental in Scottsdale AZ today!
If you’re looking to get out of your vacation home for a night on the town, look no further than Jade Bar in Scottsdale at Sanctuary Camelback Resort and Spa. The word swanky describes it perfectly. The bar’s namesake is its beautiful jade onyx drink rail.
A Scenic Spot to Drink
Beyond the drink rail, perhaps the best feature of Jade Bar is its floor to ceiling windows. Looking through them as you sip your vodka martini, you can gaze at the whole of Paradise Valley and Camelback Mountain. On Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays, there is live jazz, pop, and R&B. Check the website to view who is playing when. You can also enjoy the music while you sit around the fireplace on the outdoor patio.
The drinks and food at Jade Bar aren’t priced for their quality. You can get an excellent cocktail for less than $10 and beef sliders for $2. The bar hosts a cocktail hour called “The Pour” every day between 4 and 6 p.m. A select menu of wines and upscale cocktails are available during the Pour—think cantaloupe martinis and an Old Fashioned. The Pour always include one specialty cocktail created by the bar’s mixologist.
Sundays are special, too. “Sundays in Paradise” includes live music on the outdoor patio, 50% off bottles of wine between 1 and 5 p.m., and $7 specialty cocktails. Between 1 and 4 p.m. on Sundays, the bar offers Mixology 101, a class that offers tastes of cocktails, lively conversation about the art of mixology, and instruction from mixologists themselves. Each class is $40, and students get 15% off any food order at Jade Bar in Scottsdale for taking the class. Private classes also are available and have to be reserved.
Plan your unforgettable trip to Scottsdale with a stay in one of our exclusive properties; contact Parsons Villas today to get started!