Top 8 Expensive Restaurants to Visit on a Trip to Phoenix

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Whether you’re looking to celebrate a special occasion, or just feel like enjoying a fancy night out on the town with friends or family, fine dining and Phoenix go hand in hand. We made your search easy and compiled a list of the 8 popular expensive and high-end restaurants in Phoenix.


5594 Wild Horse Pass Blvd, Phoenix, AZ

If you’re looking for luxury, look no further than Kai, located in Wild Horse Pass Resort in the Phoenix Area. This five star restaurant serves dishes inspired by the area, which can be tastefully paired with their extensive wine list. You’ll want to try the Koji and Sweetgrass Aged Wagyu.


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Cafe Monarch

6939 E 1st Ave, Scottsdale, AZ

This high-end restaurant located in Scottsdale exudes class, sophistication, and ambience. Their four-course menu provides various options, depending what you’re craving that day. You can swap the main dinner dishes for vegetarian and vegan options as well.


Different Pointe of View

11111 N 7th St, Phoenix, AZ

Located in the Pointe Hilton Tapatio Cliffs Resort in Phoenix, this elegant restaurant serves American fare with excellence. Not only is the food fantastic, but the atmosphere and views are breathtaking, creating the ultimate dining experience. It’s a romantic spot guaranteed to make the perfect date.



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Bourbon Steak

7575 E Princess Dr, Scottsdale, AZ

If you’re looking for things to do in Scottsdale this weekend, we recommend traveling to this award-winning steakhouse. The menu at this luxurious restaurant features hormone-free meat and a variety to ensure a satisfying dining experience. Are you in the mood for seafood? The signature lobster pot pie is a popular dish with local residents. Whether it be a melt-in-your-mouth steak or a scrumptious seafood dish, Bourbon Steak will not disappoint. Take it from us, you’ll want to try the Summer Tasting Menu.


Binkley’s Restaurant

2320 E Osborn Rd, Phoenix, AZ

Serving up New American cuisine, Binkley’s in Phoenix offers a chic dining experience you won’t forget. The multi-course tasting menu at this restaurant allows you a three hour time period to enjoy the award-winning flavors from the kitchen, paired with a bottle of wine for the ultimate dining experience.



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Quiessence at The Farm

6106 S 32nd St, Phoenix, AZ

Bringing you an authentic farm-to-table experience, Quiessence offers the high-end, fresh dining experience you’ve been looking for. From tasty charcuterie plates, artisanal breads, and local wines, the dishes here will not disappoint you.


Mastro’s City Hall

6991 E Camelback Rd, Scottsdale, AZ

If you are in the mood for surf and turf, look no further than Mastro’s City Hall in Scottsdale. This classic spot offers various types of steak dishes, seafood platters and decadent desserts to follow. Once you are finished with your meal, we recommend visiting a local bar in Phoenix to grab a nightcap



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2611 N Central Ave, Phoenix, AZ

For over 70 years, this upscale vintage chopshop in Phoenix has won the hearts of many. Serving classic American steakhouse dishes, this makes a perfect date night spot with your other half. You’ll definitely want to try the Double Cut Lamb Chops, paired with a Cabernet.


Author: Lydia Matteoni

Lydia Matteoni is an avid plant lover, cat mom, and self-declared Twitter addict.

After moving from Pittsburgh to Chicago in 2018, she decided to fully immerse herself in urban culture, more specifically, in music and the arts.