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La Hacienda

₹₹₹₹Mexican, , Latin
7575 E Princess Dr, Fairmont Scottsdale Princess, Scottsdale, AZ 85255-5802
+1 480-585-4848
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good24%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“guacamole” (147 reviews)
“lobster tacos” (29 reviews)
“churros” (18 reviews)
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Mexican, Southwestern, Latin, Central American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
7575 E Princess Dr, Fairmont Scottsdale Princess, Scottsdale, AZ 85255-5802
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Decided to try this based on reviews and we were very impressed. Our waiter, Igor, was professional, courteous and fun. We sat outside and the heaters were great. The entrees were superb, we shared the pork shoulder and a side of southwestern succotash. Coconut tres...More

Thank Tim C
Reviewed 6 days ago

In my opinion this is one of the best restaurants in all of ARIZONA. The choices of drinks are amazing. La Hacienda has the finest selections of Margaritas and Tequila in all of Arizona. I tried at the bar several; but, I really liked Their...More

1  Thank eddiethea
DavidMiller_Fairmont, Manager at La Hacienda, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Dear eddiethea, Thank you for your wonderfully detailed review! We are thrilled you enjoyed our selection of tequilas, wine and unique dishes. We appreciate your mention of your server Angel as well as Dustin Martin. Both are amazing team members and we will be sure...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

La Hacienda at the Fairmont Scottsdale Princess provided excellent service. Servers were very knowledgeable on the menu items offered. Prices are high but the tacos are large. The quality and taste of the tacos are right up their with comparable taco restaurants in Phoenix like...More

Thank azgirl584
DavidMiller_Fairmont, Manager at La Hacienda, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear azgirl584, Thank you for your kind review. We are thrilled that you enjoyed dining with us and had the opportunity to experience Christmas at the Princess. We hope you enjoyed your time at the Fairmont Scottsdale Princess and look forward to serving you again...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We have been staying at the Fairmont Scottsdale Princess in a Casita for 6 nights and decided to try La Hacienda. During the busy week the restaurant wasn’t taking reservations. We could see from outside that the inside was half empty. The hostesses denied our...More

Thank flyfishingattorney
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

La Hacienda offers amazing food and drinks. You will definitely pay for the privilege, but their barbacoa tacos and blood orange margaritas were incredible, and the atmosphere was perfect.

Thank Jeffro1220
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We started with the hacienda margarita which was special with better tequila. Perfect. We ordered blossom quesadillas and chorizos and potato empanadas. Both were different and extremely good. The service was exceptional. Our waiter allowed us to order just the appetizers first and that allowed...More

Thank janie g
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Fabulous food in a fabulous setting. Tasty combinations of ingredients. Courteous and friendly service. Top southwest plates both small bites and entrees.

Thank Dean F
Reviewed 12 December 2017

We enjoyed very much, but we aren't big on Mexican food, so don't have much to compare it with. But what we ordered was very tasty. My husband does not care for Mexican food, but he managed to find something on the menu that suited...More

Thank craigeck
DavidMiller_Fairmont, Manager at La Hacienda, responded to this reviewResponded 14 December 2017

Dear craigeck, Thank you for taking a chance to try La Hacienda. We are glad you and your husband both found dining options you enjoyed and we hope to welcome you back again in the near future. Kind Regards, David Miller Director of Food &...More

Reviewed 6 December 2017

Everything about La Hacienda was spectacular! We visited as a group of three couples, and enjoyed the food so much. The jalapeno margarita is a must try, and the fresh guacamole is to die for. Our server was less than stellar however. Very un-engaging, an...More

Thank CPurcell_23
DavidMiller_Fairmont, Manager at La Hacienda, responded to this reviewResponded 7 December 2017

Dear CPurcell_23, Although we are thrilled you and your guests enjoyed your evening at La Hacienda, we sincerely apologize that the service left you feeling disappointed. Please know this is not at all indicative of our 5-Diamond service and will be following up with our...More

Reviewed 5 December 2017 via mobile

Just got back from Cancun Mexico the previous week and had good food, this restaurant brings Mexico to Scottsdale!

Thank docox10
DavidMiller_Fairmont, Manager at La Hacienda, responded to this reviewResponded 6 December 2017

Dear docox10, Thank you once again for your kind review. We hope you enjoyed your time at the Princess and look forward to welcoming you back in the near future! Cheers, David Miller Director of Food & Beverage Fairmont Scottsdale Princess

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9 September 2016|
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Response from joetwinsburg | Reviewed this property |
There is no restaurant there other than the pool side cafe. Plenty of great restaurants in the area.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Southwestern, Latin, Central American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7575 E Princess Dr, Fairmont Scottsdale Princess, Scottsdale, AZ 85255-5802
    (Scottsdale Rd. and Princess Dr.)
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Central Arizona  >  Scottsdale>  > North Scottsdale
  • Neighbourhood: North Scottsdale
  • Phone Number: +1 480-585-4848
  • E-mail
Uncover Scottsdale's top rated Mexican restaurant experience at the Fairmont Scottsdale Princess, La Hacienda by Richard Sandoval, and indulge in a delectable paradise of fresh, Modern Mexican cuisine. Richard Sandoval brings the vibrant flavors and ingredients of Mexico into the culinary spotlight, combining the bold taste of classic Mexican cuisine with timeless European cooking techniques. This lighter, ingredient-driven approach showcases a bold new taste for La Hacienda, which offers guests an upscale, sophisticated dining atmosphere for the modern day, while still cherishing the traditions of the past. This much-loved Scottsdale Mexican dining spot has re-opened to bring guests a refreshing new take on authentic Southwestern dining in the heart of Scottsdale. Come see what we mean by "Old Ways, New Hands" as you savor classic Mexican recipes in enticing new ways, featuring fresh, indigenous ingredients, lighter dishes and unexpected pairings of traditional foods. Dine amid warm, Spanish architecture, wood-beamed ceilings, flagstone and beehive fireplaces, all accented by modern urban touches, new upholstery, lighting fixtures and a brand new main entrance showcasing the new tequila bar. Guests may enjoy light table fare in the entry patio with its four fire pits, or reserve the private patio or interior semi-private rooms for special occasions.
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