AZ 88

bar

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Positive 18

  • Modern, clean, open, dramatic high ceiling, cool bar. - Ernesto
  • It feels like an upscale bar. - Mina
  • Sit at the bar and get to know your tender; good stories, great cocktails, and handsome men in ties. - Taylor
  • This is the perfect example of a successful bar. - Inigo
  • That said, once found, it's a stylish, open, bistro style restaurant/bar with clean and clever design. - Chris
  • It's a beautiful restaurant with good food, great service and an excellent bar. - Anthony
  • They have a good sized bar selection, with some really interesting imported beers. - Dan
  • They also offer a full bar in a trendy, fun atmosphere. - John
  • The food is good quality bar food. - Amy
  • This is my all-time favorite bar/restaurant in Scottsdale. - Barbara

Negative 2

  • Oh, over there, where people are pouring out at the seems of every inch of the opening, which is by the bar...of course. - Jessica
  • ") above the bar, which was quite possibly the most interesting thing about the place, if you don't count the artistically lit bathrooms. - Jesse

az88

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Positive 23

  • Love that AZ88 makes me feel like I'm at a swanky restaurant, but the food is good ol' sandwiches n waffle fries at an inexpensive price. - Jackie
  • AZ88 is fun with fantastic food. - Elizabeth
  • AZ88 - one of the best, most consistent spots in AZ for a great drink and casual meal. - Jessica
  • Great burgers and more...AZ88 has the BEST burgers around. - John
  • Thank you AZ88! - Lindsey
  • AZ88 is a beautiful restaurant filled with beautiful people and I was surprised that the prices were so reasonable. - Valerie
  • I LOVE AZ88!! - Janis
  • AZ88 is tres chic with changing art displays and live dj. - Celeste
  • AZ88 has a great vibe and atmosphere. - Jeremy
  • AZ88 is upscale & trendy with an excellent vibe. - Cheryl

Negative 3

  • Not even a "good evening ladies, welcome to AZ88, may i see your ID's please? - Jessica
  • When she was informed of our concern, she told us that all the straws in AZ88 come without wrappers. - Yvonne
  • It was December 2007 and my friend wanted to host her birthday dinner at AZ88 because it was so trendy. - Ty

service

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Positive 16

  • Good, friendly service, an interesting and appealing menu and great tasting food. - Chris
  • Awesome atmosphere, great food, awesome music and good service! - Deby
  • Awesome service, good food, excellent drinks! - Jay
  • Great atmosphere, great food and great drinks and such professional service from Stephi, she was truly a pro and spot on! - Chris
  • The people watching and martinis are fantastic and service has always been pretty good too. - Gabi
  • It's a beautiful restaurant with good food, great service and an excellent bar. - Anthony
  • Service was very prompt. - Tim
  • Overall the service was good, the drinks were good and the good was good. - Josh
  • Service was perfect as well and the price is moderate, about $10 a sandwich. - David
  • Service was good and attentive even though the waiter didn't seemed that enthusiastic or happy. - Art

Negative 8

  • We were appalled by this unsanitary service. - Yvonne
  • I ask for a manager... but still got inferior service, even from the meek supervisor. - Lando
  • This rating is for this unsanitary and unacceptable service. - Yvonne
  • The service can be sort of slow. - Linda
  • The service was lackluster. - Janee
  • Think Slow Gin Fizzes, Rusty Nails and Manhattans The service is good though - Sarah
  • The service sucked. - Andrea
  • The service didn't get much better from there. - Max

people

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Positive 15

  • Beautiful place, beautiful art, beautiful people. - Kim
  • Cool art, modern space, unique/fun drinks, pretty people and good food! - Joel
  • Excellent people watching. - Anita
  • The people watching and martinis are fantastic and service has always been pretty good too. - Gabi
  • AZ88 is a beautiful restaurant filled with beautiful people and I was surprised that the prices were so reasonable. - Valerie
  • Fun people watching, cool decor and slightly hidden bathrooms all add up to a quirky but solid evening out. - Arlene
  • Yes, it's a "beautiful people" place, but I was very happy and comfy and wrapped in the haze of good martinis :-) - Lisa
  • Great food, great drinks, and great people watching. - Brad
  • --Great people watching. - Brian
  • The location is a bit tough to find though but the people in the surrounding area are friendly enough to point you in the right direction. - S

Negative 3

  • Oh, over there, where people are pouring out at the seems of every inch of the opening, which is by the bar...of course. - Jessica
  • And many people will totally love it for the same reasons as listed above. - Will
  • I'd say that the best part of the place is the people watching. - Hilary

food

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Positive 55

  • Great great food. - Steve
  • Good, friendly service, an interesting and appealing menu and great tasting food. - Chris
  • Awesome atmosphere, great food, awesome music and good service! - Deby
  • Cool art, modern space, unique/fun drinks, pretty people and good food! - Joel
  • Great food, great booze, club music atmosphere is pretty cool. - Scott
  • Awesome service, good food, excellent drinks! - Jay
  • This place is awesome, great atmosphere, great food and great drinks. - Zack
  • Great atmosphere and fantastic food. - Jason
  • Interesting environment and awesome food. - Meghan
  • ) The food is super excellent as well. - Lisa

Negative 18

  • It is cramped and the food is no better than what you'd order in a drive thru. - Andy
  • :) If you love pretension and overpriced food and drinks, THIS is totally your place. - Will
  • Food was so-so, at best.... Libations are overpriced... Never going back. - Lando
  • Each and every person who ate the bacon wrapped water chestnuts was severely ill will food poisoning. - Ty
  • Their food made us sick! - Kaz
  • When we finally got to order and then eventually get our food, it was mediocre... definitely not worth the lofty prices. - Max
  • So, really the 2 measly stars are not for the food, ambiance, or drinks. - Yvette
  • Blah Food is boring and sub par in my book The ambiance is chill and super trendy Scottsdalish The drinks are all old time drinks. - Sarah
  • But the food is just not good. - Michel
  • Cons: *Food was unimpressive; not bad, but certainly not good. - Mandy

burger

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Positive 12

  • Great martini and burger place. - Kevin
  • Meat is quality, buns are fresh and the sauce makes that burger mouth-watering wonderful. - Suzanne
  • Not here; the burger was cooked perfectly and was super juice. - Philip
  • I highly recommend the burger! - David
  • Cool place, Au Piove 2 Burger is my favorite and quite decadent, one of my favorite burgers in town! - Rob
  • I had a burger au poivre which you will like if you like pepper. - Jae And Nui
  • The burger was accompanied by great waffle fries. - Philip
  • We thoroughly enjoyed every morsel and the burger was juicy and cooked perfectly. - Lindsey
  • Its HUGE and delicious Burger Au POIVRE - Yum All American Grilled Cheese - Perfection Every single thing was fantastic! - Amy
  • They have an au poivre burger that is amazing. - Philip

Negative 4

  • The last time I came here I ordered a burger which made me sick; this time I got the chicken bonfire. - Kaz
  • Also, since when do i need an ID to eat a burger? - Jessica
  • The waffle fries were very good that came with the burger and the bartender was very friendly. - Arizona
  • I'd like to think not.....But is there not a cook in town who will actually cook a burger med rare when you ask them to? - Amy

place

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Positive 49

  • Love love love this place. - Jessica
  • Beautiful place, beautiful art, beautiful people. - Kim
  • This place is awesome, great atmosphere, great food and great drinks. - Zack
  • Place is great to go to have great food and classy drinks, good conversation. - Layne
  • SOOOOO good.. LOVE THIS PLACE - Kandis
  • Fun place! - Amy
  • Sweet place! - Michael
  • The place was really neat and beautiful. - Tim
  • What a trendy/chic place! - Purvi
  • I recommend this place to anyone wanting a clean, and classy environment. - Adrianna

Negative 11

  • I admit it-- I hate this place. - Will
  • The bottom line is this place is very expensive. - Arizona
  • :) If you love pretension and overpriced food and drinks, THIS is totally your place. - Will
  • Group of us sat down to enjoy a meal at this place. - Lando
  • Again, I really really wanted to like this place but I just can't. - Kaz
  • When i walked up, i found the place to be pretty hip and a place i would like to try, but INCREDIBLY over-crowded. - Jessica
  • ") above the bar, which was quite possibly the most interesting thing about the place, if you don't count the artistically lit bathrooms. - Jesse
  • I really wanted to like this place because I've heard nothing but positive things about it. - Kaz
  • This is a very expensive place to hang out but it shines for pure entertainment value alone. - Juan
  • The place was almost vacant, which afforded us a nice atmosphere for conversation. - Jesse

stars

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Positive 8

  • This place is definitely quirky but great service and excellent food = 5 stars in my book. - Brittany
  • The atmosphere alone is worthy of 5 stars. - Joe
  • That alone is worth 5 stars to me. - Tiffany
  • That alone is worth 5 stars to me. - Tiffany
  • That alone is worth 5 stars to me. - Tiffany
  • That alone is worth 5 stars to me. - Tiffany
  • That alone is worth 5 stars to me. - Tiffany
  • ) That alone is worth 5 stars to me. - Tiffany

Negative 2

  • I can't give it zero stars but I guess one star for the waffle fries. - Kaz
  • So, really the 2 measly stars are not for the food, ambiance, or drinks. - Yvette

az

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Positive 17

  • AZ 88 showcases incredible artists and it's like I'm eating in a modern art museum. - Lindsey
  • AZ88 - one of the best, most consistent spots in AZ for a great drink and casual meal. - Jessica
  • Welcome to AZ 88. - Inigo
  • LOVE AZ 88! - robyn
  • AZ 88 makes me feel like I'm in LA, but in a good way. - Lindsey
  • You'll also love AZ 88 for the bustling and friendly atmosphere. - Nicki
  • AZ 88 is a great date location. - Dan
  • The flatbread was also tasty, especially once we put some AZ hot sauce on top! - Purvi
  • Oh AZ 88 how I love you! - Nicki
  • I highly recommend AZ/88. - Brian

Negative 2

  • Sorry AZ 88 but this needs to be said. - Yvonne
  • Haven't been here for a couple years...some things never change and for AZ-88, that not a good thing. - Dan

waffle fries

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Positive 11

  • Love that AZ88 makes me feel like I'm at a swanky restaurant, but the food is good ol' sandwiches n waffle fries at an inexpensive price. - Jackie
  • Their waffle fries are great as well. - Shirley
  • Waffle fries are the best choice - crispy and crunchy. - Philip
  • Add waffle fries and it made a really pleasurable meal. - David
  • The burger was accompanied by great waffle fries. - Philip
  • We also ordered the fries with the three dipping sauces...really good and I loved that they were waffle fries! - Joel
  • They have the best waffle fries in town by far! - Mina
  • Food is almost picnic style....chicken sandwiches, burgers,....waffle fries are great. - Rajiv
  • The accompanying waffle fries were exceptionally good. - Richard
  • The waffle fries that came with it were very good, and I liked that they included some fruit on the side. - Holly

Negative 3

  • I can't give it zero stars but I guess one star for the waffle fries. - Kaz
  • The waffle fries that everyone is raving about are not that great. - Stanley
  • The waffle fries were very good that came with the burger and the bartender was very friendly. - Arizona

drinks

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Positive 27

  • Cool art, modern space, unique/fun drinks, pretty people and good food! - Joel
  • Awesome service, good food, excellent drinks! - Jay
  • This place is awesome, great atmosphere, great food and great drinks. - Zack
  • Place is great to go to have great food and classy drinks, good conversation. - Layne
  • My favorite drinks are: - Side Car (sweet and tastes harmless, but Wow! - Scott
  • Great atmosphere, great food and drinks! - Jason
  • Upon my 4th visit in which I enjoyed amazing snacks and strong drinks, I've decided to shout my love from the rooftops. - Nicki
  • Great atmosphere, great food and great drinks and such professional service from Stephi, she was truly a pro and spot on! - Chris
  • Drinks are awesome. - Suzanne
  • The drinks are at the upscale price but the food is inexpensive and sooooooooooooo good! - Mina

Negative 10

  • :) If you love pretension and overpriced food and drinks, THIS is totally your place. - Will
  • So, really the 2 measly stars are not for the food, ambiance, or drinks. - Yvette
  • Blah Food is boring and sub par in my book The ambiance is chill and super trendy Scottsdalish The drinks are all old time drinks. - Sarah
  • Cheap food and extremely expensive drinks. - Jeff
  • Sit out side, eat some "nothing special" food that's been made to look better than it tastes and some decent drinks that are fine. - Michael
  • The drinks are super expensive too! - Lauren
  • Thank god for the food, and the drinks. - Yvette
  • The drinks are hideously overpriced but very good. - Juan
  • Disclaimer: If you're bringing a date here for drinks, it's perfect. - Stanley
  • There's a reason Bond was wrong: shaking melts too much ice and waters down the martini - shaking works with some drinks, but not a martini. - David