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Rita's Kitchen

) #4 of 17 Restaurants in Paradise Valley ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ American, , Mexican
5402 E Lincoln Dr, JW Marriott Scottsdale Camelback Inn Resort & Spa, Paradise Valley, AZ 85253-4118
+1 480-948-1700
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good31%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (43 reviews)
“guacamole” (26 reviews)
“enchiladas” (18 reviews)
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American, Southwestern, Mexican, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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5402 E Lincoln Dr, JW Marriott Scottsdale Camelback Inn Resort & Spa, Paradise Valley, AZ 85253-4118
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1 - 10 of 381 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Staff so attentive. Food was delicious and outdoor seating wonderful even in the hot summer. Every visit was better than the next. Shocked? No! We were at the fabulous Camelback Inn!

Thank Pam B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Mellow live music in the evenings Setting is awesome; courtyard with water features and views of Mummy Mountain Southwestern food is good, and service is very friendly Super easygoing and very relaxed

Thank txbride
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed at the JW for one week, and ate a full dinner here four times. Twice, after a big lunch elsewhere, we walked down just for dessert. We really liked the atmosphere; cozy, cool, comfy, quiet and romantic inside (candles on tables), and spacious...More

1  Thank NYU62
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

While staying at the Camelback, our group had breakfast/brunch at Rita's every morning. Never a wait (although it is low season so that could be different in the winter/spring). The buffet is divided into basically warm & cold foods - warm foods will be the...More

Thank breedot
Mackenzie N, Front Office Manager at Rita's Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Good Day Breedot, Thank you so much for your feedback regarding our breakfast options at Rita's Kitchen. We hope that you enjoyed the food and look forward to welcoming you back again son! Sincerely, Mackenzie N. Front Office Manager

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I visited Rita's on a Saturday night with my parents. We had made reservations on open table and specified that we wanted outdoor seating. We were disappointed that we had to wait 20 min past our reservation time for an outdoor table. We all enjoyed...More

Thank Mariah G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Delicious breakfast buffet, worth every penny, and the service was so spectacular that we ate there nearly every meal! Don't miss the complimentary mints at the hostess desk!

1  Thank Nancy G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited with friends while staying on property for a business conference. We had their breakfast buffet once. This had a vast selection including a chef cooking made to order omelets, waffles, and pancakes. A variety of fresh fruits and berries, bacon and sausage, breads and...More

Thank gloryjoey
Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

Food is average, southwest foods! Margaritas were good, not much choices in the menu book! We were seated outside, when my order came, a bird just flew over my food and started flopping its wings and grab a bread. My margarita, my salad and water...More

Thank peony09
Mackenzie N, Front Office Manager at Rita's Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 22 May 2017

Good Day Peony09, Thank you for your feedback regarding your recent experience at our restaurant. I am so sorry to hear about the birds interfering with your meal. I understand your frustration and disappointment. I am glad that our team provided a replacement meal for...More

Reviewed 17 May 2017

Perfect weather/temp in Scottsdale causes for perfect lunch sitting on the patio of Rita's Kitchen. Our server Julio was great. We enjoyed an Ice cold beer while dining on a bowl of their fantastic Chicken Tortilla Soup and a Carne Asada Wrap. Excellent Service, Great...More

Thank akdeepdiver
Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

Large area to dine outside with a lot of shaded seating. Nice vibe at night with fire pit seating. Reasonably priced.

Thank Sean T
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Are dogs allowed in outdoor seating area?
26 May 2016|
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Response from Medsales | Reviewed this property |
There were no dogs there at the time I was there, so not sure, but it wouldn't hurt to call and ask.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 13 - US$ 25
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Kids, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
06:30 - 21:00
06:30 - 21:00
06:30 - 21:00
06:30 - 21:00
06:30 - 21:00
06:30 - 21:00
06:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5402 E Lincoln Dr, JW Marriott Scottsdale Camelback Inn Resort & Spa, Paradise Valley, AZ 85253-4118
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Central Arizona  >  Paradise Valley
  • Phone Number: +1 480-948-1700
  • E-mail
Warm and inviting, with an ambience of casual, colorful charm, and the patterns and textures of the desert Southwest, elements exceeded only by the delicious dishes of home-style regional cuisine made with the freshest local foods and produce.
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