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Tomaso's - Phoenix

4.6
900 reviews
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$31 to $50
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Italian
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  • Good for a Date
  • Good for Anniversaries
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Tomaso's Phoenix located in the Camelback corridor, embraces the lifestyle of Italian dining. Voted best Italian Restaurant in the valley since 1977, Tomaso’s celebrates simplicity & quality of authentic Italian food & wine with humor & hospitality. Tomaso Maggiore follows the traditional Italian dining format, starting with an abundant assortment of antipasti, dinner then features primi courses of moderately sized fresh pastas & risottos before moving to selection of lighter vegetable, fish & meat main courses. Dolce completes the meal with house-made offerings, including Italian pastries & scoops of gelato, and an assortment of fresh seasonal berries.
Dining Style
Fine Dining
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Cuisines
Italian
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Hours of operation
Lunch: Monday - Friday: 11:00am -2:30pm; Dinner: Monday - Saturday: 5:00pm - 10:00pm. Sunday Dinner 5pm - 9:30pm
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Phone number
(602) 956-0836
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Payment options
AMEX, Carte Blanche, Diners Club, Discover, MasterCard, Visa
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Dress code
Business Casual
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Executive chef
Tomaso Maggiore
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Private party facilities
Welcome to Tomaso’s where you’ll find planning your next event to as fine an experience as the cuisine delivered to your table. Let our attentive staff be your guide.
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Private party contact
Event Coordinator: (888) 666-9827
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Neighborhood
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Cross street
32nd Street
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Parking details
Complimentary valet parking at dinner. Ample self parking spaces available at lunch.
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Public transit
Valley Metro lines 50 & 32
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Special events & promotions
Tomaso's hosts many of the world's leading wine makers at dinners throughout the year. Check our website for more information.
Additional
Banquet, Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, Full Bar, Non-Smoking, Outdoor dining, Private Room, Wheelchair Access, Wine
What 900 People Are Saying
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4.6based on recent ratings
4.6
food
4.5
service
4.3
ambience
4.3
value
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91% of people would recommend it to a friend
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5.0Dined 4 days ago

Our first visit to this restaurant we found the menu to have a variety yet not too large as to make it difficult to decide on a meal. Creative and perfect portions at an affordable price.

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2.0Dined on April 17, 2018

We visit Scottsdale about 4 times a year . One of our favorite places we travel to.
Our friend from home knows the owner and recommended Tomaso’s . We met the owner before dining and he was VERY nice . We were a party of 6 and unfortunately it was down hill from there !
We had A HORRIBLE SERVER . No personality and he knew nothing about giving good service ! He truly ruined our dining experience . It’s a shame he is a representative of Tomaso’s !

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5.0Dined on April 16, 2018

Best Italian cuisine in the valley!

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5.0Dined on April 15, 2018

We were in PHX from VA celebrating our 30th and had just the most enjoyable evening at Tomaso’s. Fantastic veal saltimbocca and the service was impeccable. Highly recommend this restaurant!

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5.0Dined on April 15, 2018

FANTASTIC experience, great food, great waiter

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4.0Dined on April 8, 2018

As indicated in ratings, food was excellent. However, for the price, one would expect outstanding service as well. Unfortunately, this was not the case as we had to remind our waiter several times about requests. I hope they were just short of help that evening as the rest of the meal was excellent.

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5.0Dined on April 6, 2018

Enjoyed this truly authentic Italian meal. Would definitely eat here again. Delicious!

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2.0Dined on April 1, 2018

Changed menu with no fish

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5.0Dined on March 25, 2018

We had a great anniversary dinner there. I called and a nice lady gave us an excellent table and helped me to score points my wife by greating us with "Happy Anniversary!" When we walked in the door and gave our name. She checked on us several times and made sure we had a great experience. She was very pleasant when I asked her to show my wife around. The food and everything was great, a little noisy but it was a busy Saturday night. All in all a great experience!

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5.0Dined on March 20, 2018

One of the best meals out in a very long time. Wine, food and service so special. I have been going to Tomaso's for over 35 years (from out of town) and this was at the top of my list for quality of food and service since my first trip to Phoenix and Tomaso's.

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5.0Dined on March 18, 2018

Delicious dinner with exquisite service.

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5.0Dined on March 17, 2018

The food was incredible and fantastic service. The ambience in the large back dining room could be improved by dimming the lights and making it less like a “banquet” room. The high quality of the meal and exceptional service far outweighed the basic ambience in the large dining area.

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3.0Dined on March 17, 2018

It was ok...would go back.

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5.0Dined on March 17, 2018

Great evening Great waiter(Joseph)great food

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5.0Dined on March 17, 2018

Absolutely wonderful. Scottsdale, AZ has a LOT of interesting restaurant venues, but after being there a week, I found myself really longing for just ONE restaurant where we could get excellent service AND excellent food. Tomaso's was it!
The ambiance is lovely, with original art and white leather chairs.
The service from gracious, attentive, kind, starched- white-shifted waiters was top notch. The authentic Italian cuisine was the best I've ever had.
We had the HOMEMADE FETTUCINE WITH VEAL & FILET MIGNON BOLOGNESE and the BEST LASAGNA, with chianti. Awesome tiramisu and cappuccino for dessert.
Highly recommend

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3.0Dined on March 16, 2018

I usually love this place and know it is usually great. However, this time both the service and food we lacking. Dry chicken, fishy lobster, and hurried servers. I will still go back, and always recommend this place to others, however this dining experience was a bust. The worst part was it was supposed to be a nice date night.

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5.0Dined on March 15, 2018

DELICIOUS! Family gathered for my sister's birthday - we had a wonderful evening with delicious food.

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5.0Dined on March 13, 2018

Fantastic all around. From the initial greeting to the desert at the end it was a wonderful evening. The Osso Bucco was excellent.

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5.0Dined on March 13, 2018

Never hesitate to go to Tomaso's for a special night out or just to get your Italian food fix. Old stalwarts and adventuresome twist complement each other on a reasonably priced menu with exemplary service. Nicely done.

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5.0Dined on March 12, 2018

We ate at Tomaso's 2 years ago on vacation and enjoyed it so much we had to come back. Food and service are still excellent and prices are reasonable for the quality and amount you receive.

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5.0Dined on March 11, 2018

Everything was spot on. Highly recommend.

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5.0Dined on March 11, 2018

We were a party of five and had a wonderful dinner. We were treated like royalty from the moment we walked thru the door until we left. My husband and I had dined here many times years ago and this time was just as fantastic even though the place had been remodeled. Food was superb, service was wonderful. Our parties’ goal is to try every Italian restaurant in the Phoenix metropolitan area and so far Tomaso’s is on top.

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4.0Dined on March 11, 2018

Even though we had an early reservation, we were sat near the busy street side of the restaurant. It was very noisey....

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3.0Dined on March 11, 2018

We were disappointed this time in Tomaso's. The service was slow. The food was only fair. There was no parmesan crust for the caesar salad, which has always been a special treat. Perhaps the crust could be offered as an option. Again, we have usually been very pleased with the food and service. Not this time.

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4.0Dined on March 10, 2018

Our table was near the bar and also near a loud group so the first half of the meal was very noisy. When we complained our waiter moved us to a quieter table. Food was really superb. Best veal I have ever had, and my wife's filet was terrific also. My only complaint is that the wine was quite expensive. The first one we tried (at $45 a bottle) was not very good. You have to pay more than $50 for a half decent bottle of cabernet.

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4.0Dined on March 9, 2018

Great overall experience.

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4.0Dined on March 6, 2018

Great food. Very quiet ambiance. On the expensive side but worth it.

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5.0Dined on March 5, 2018

Enjoyed the food, atmosphere, exceptional service; however, the noise level & loud guests put a damper on our evening.

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4.0Dined on March 4, 2018

We were greeted and seated promptly. Our server, Aaron, was knowledgeable, helpful and appropriately attentive.

They have a very good wine selection, but some items seemed a bit high. The Escargot was very good with Mushrooms, roasted garlic, butter, brandy, crostini. The Caesar was very good but we split it as our server advised it was very large. He was right. The Salmon was very good. My only minor concern was a special dish that was that was something the Mafia in Sicily liked. It was good, but not outstanding.

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3.0Dined on March 4, 2018

We've been a few times, but not again. Special of large shrimp with Lobster ravioli was disgusting. The shrimp was battered and deep fried and SOGGY and the Lobster ravioli was more like a Tuna Fish filling in the store bought, previously frozen pasta. Gross

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5.0Dined on March 3, 2018

Great Italian food!

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5.0Dined on March 1, 2018

We'd been to Tomaso's for a company event and my husband really wanted to go there for his birthday. Consistently good service, attentive wait staff and wonderful food. My cocktail tasted better than I usually get when eating out. The atmosphere is elegant but comfortable with white tablecloths and quiet enough to have conversation. The artwork is colorful, impressionistic and mostly modern. We were very pleased, and it was a perfect experience.

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4.0Dined on February 27, 2018

Very good food; a bit of a New York Italian feel..but also not far from New York pricing.

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3.0Dined on February 25, 2018

This time dinner was a disappointment. Appetizers were fine. But, three out of the four main dishes, were not hot. The waiter was nowhere to be found so we starting eating, that was our mistake. After the main course was "finished" the waiter appeared and my friend mentioned the luke warm pasta dishes, and while we received somewhat of an apology--- he said the kitchen doesn't have a microwave. You would expect for these prices hot food! My dish, the veal piccata, was somewhat tough and only tepid at best.
Net, this visit to Tomaso's bordered on poor! The company of good friends made it bearable.

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2.0Dined on February 25, 2018

The waiter was obnoxious and rude!
He was a Persian guy and I only say that because I don’t know his name and this way they recognize which waiter he was!
Real bad attitude! He spent ten minutes on our table talking non sense about himself!
He was so rude! For example I asked about my potatoes that were supposed to come with my food and he said
“what is it now?”
Food was iffy!
$30.00 for a pasta appetizer that was raw, not aldente, but crunchy raw!
The veal piccata was gray and cold!
Frankly the owner should be ashamed of such poor quality of service and food!
Not ever going back!

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3.0Dined on February 23, 2018

Two of us had the veal scallopini piccata, and the third pasta with filet bolognese. We also had Caesar salads (they were out of minestrone soup).

The bread was very good and fresh. The salads were fairly good also. However, we were all somewhat disappointed in our entrees. Nothing special or memorable about any of the dishes - no WOW factor at all. Considering the stellar "authentic" reviews, it was a let down.

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5.0Dined on February 22, 2018

As always, whenever we come to Phoenix, Tomaso's is a must. We have never been disappointed with the menu, the wine, nor the impeccable service. Quiet, elegant dining experience.

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5.0Dined on February 22, 2018

We had a wonderful birthday dinner for my husband. Thanks for the delicious birthday dessert. We had a terrific waiter from Rhode Island.

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5.0Dined on February 21, 2018

Service and food were great. Our waiter was engaging and informative about all the food. The owner cane to our table as well. I’ve been going to This restaurant for many years when I visit Phoenix and have never been disappointed. I recommend this to anyone interested in a great meal!

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5.0Dined on February 20, 2018

We loved our food and we had great service. This is a wonderful place for a quiet date night.

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