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The 14 Best Restaurants In Phoenix

Updated: September 7, 2022

Take your next night out to the next level with the best and trendiest restaurants Phoenix has to offer. We analyzed the top review and ranking sites and leading publications for the best restaurants in Phoenix. So for the finest foods, regional classics, and only the most sophisticated atmosphere visit these venues.

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Steak 44

American, $$$$, Camelback EastAmerican, $$$$Phoenix, Camelback East
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.5
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Hush Public House

Italian, $$, Paradise ValleyItalian, $$Phoenix, Paradise Valley
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.5
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Valentine

American, $$, EncantoAmerican, $$Phoenix, Encanto
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.5
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Ocotillo

New American, $$, EncantoNew American, $$Phoenix, Encanto
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0
  • USA Today

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Glai Baan

Thai, $$, Camelback EastThai, $$Phoenix, Camelback East
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.5
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Cibo

Pizza, $$, Central CityPizza, $$Phoenix, Central City
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.5
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Beckett's Table

American, $$$, Camelback EastAmerican, $$$Phoenix, Camelback East
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.0
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Chantico

Mexican, $$, Camelback EastMexican, $$Phoenix, Camelback East
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.0
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Vecina

Latin, $$, Camelback EastLatin, $$Phoenix, Camelback East
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.5
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Harumi Sushi & Sake- Downtown

Japanese, $$, Central CityJapanese, $$Phoenix, Central City
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.5
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Rough Rider

New American, $$$, Central CityNew American, $$$Phoenix, Central City
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.5
  • Eater, 2022

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Tratto

Italian, $$$, Central CityItalian, $$$Phoenix, Central City
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.5
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Mariscos Playa Hermosa

Mexican, $$, Central CityMexican, $$Phoenix, Central City
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.5
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  • USA Today

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Pa’La Wood-Fired Cooking, Downtown

Mediterranean, $$, Central CityMediterranean, $$Phoenix, Central City
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.5
  • Eater, 2022

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What gets a restaurant into the top 10?

We know how tough it is to find the best restaurant in Phoenix. We pored over ratings for 11589 restaurants on Yelp and Google, 823905 restaurant reviews in Phoenix and 692 top lists and articles. We paid extra attention to what USA Today and Eater had to say, and applied our boam magic sauce. Yes, we even looked at USA Today - Best Mexican Restaurants in Phoenix, Eater - Phoenix’s 38 Essential Restaurants and Eater - The 22 Hottest New Restaurants in Phoenix Right Now to pull this list together. Our engine uses real-time data to only show restaurants that are open and their available services, so you can stay safe on your terms. Nobody paid to get on this list, these restaurants earned their spots fair and square. Don’t sleep on the restaurants in this list.

Most common questions

The highest-rated cocktail bars in Phoenix are Little Rituals, Garden Bar Phoenix, and Highball

Binkley's Restaurant, Belly Kitchen & Bar, and Little Miss BBQ-University are the highest-rated restaurants that is good for groups in Phoenix.

The highest-rated restaurants for brunch in Phoenix are Binkley's Restaurant, Belly Kitchen & Bar, and Little Miss BBQ-University.

Little Miss BBQ-University, Steak 44, and Hush Public House are the highest-rated restaurants in Phoenix which are great for tourists.

Binkley's Restaurant, Belly Kitchen & Bar, and Little Miss BBQ-University are restaurants with outdoor seating in Phoenix.

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