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X-Tapa Joe's Mexican Food - CLOSED

7500 E Pinnacle Peak Rd, Scottsdale, AZ 85255-3406
+1 480-513-9000
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good26%
  • Average31%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible5%
29 Aug 2014
“Nice Atmosphere. Good Mexican Food”
12 Jun 2014
“Accidental Find”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Mexican, Spanish
$$ - $$$
7500 E Pinnacle Peak Rd, Scottsdale, AZ 85255-3406
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Reviewed 30 August 2014 via mobile

I grew up in the Phoenix area and grew up eating Sonoran Mexican food. I love it! Xtapa Joe's does not disappoint. I have been there twice now with my family. The salsa options are very impressive. I believe there are 4 different kinds. The...More

Thank drjohnScottsdale
Reviewed 13 June 2014

I was driving around looking for a place to have lunch when I saw X-Tapa Joe's Mexican food. It is off the beaten path on Pinnacle Peak road between Scottsdale Road and Miller. My first impression was that the restaurant was very modern and clean....More

1  Thank shardydmd
Reviewed 11 April 2014

Reasonably priced, for Mexican food, it's pretty healthy. Chicken used is shredded chicken breast; very healthy. Good happy hour.

Thank AzJ2014
Reviewed 18 March 2014

We used to love this place, but feel it has gone down hill lately. The food is average now and service is fair. The bar area is fun, though. I think there are better Mexican restaurants in the area.

1  Thank Saguaroflower
Reviewed 17 February 2014

We went on a Friday and it was half full at best. That's never a good sign. We sat outside but it's located 30' from Pinnacle Peak Rd, so it's noisy. The beer was cold and the chips were warm. But the salsa was bland....More

1  Thank SalfromIL
Reviewed 17 February 2014

This is the GO TO place for great margaritas! And the food is good too, but they have recently been having live music in the bar several nights a week. This is a wonderful place to let it all hang out and have some fun!

Thank WildthymeAZ
Reviewed 25 January 2014 via mobile

Authentic, Mexican food. Huge portions. This is a somewhat upscale restaurant, but not to upscale that you couldn't wear jeans or shorts. The food is delicious. Great atmosphere.

Thank seeingblue
Reviewed 31 December 2013

Sherri was very helpful and friendly and location ez to drive. love to go back again and again. Thank you again for the excellent fajitas and Cadilac Margaritas on the rocks!

Thank Jolynne B
Reviewed 18 December 2013

This place just isn't clicking. Standard Mexican dishes are on the menu. Presentation was nice, but the food was no more than so-so.More

Thank robert8336
XTapaJoe, Owner at X-Tapa Joe's Mexican Food, responded to this reviewResponded 20 December 2013

Hi Robert8336- We are sorry your visit didn't live up to expectations, it is our goal to satisfy every customer who walks through the door. We urge you to give us another shot as we are constantly striving to improve and your review will help...More

Reviewed 17 November 2013

This is the first time we have been there since it reopened under new ownership. The staff is very friendly. The food is of good quality and the prices are low. The Happy Hour charges for drinks are quite low. The service was slow, but...More

Thank DesertRat99
XTapaJoe, Owner at X-Tapa Joe's Mexican Food, responded to this reviewResponded 20 December 2013

Hi Arthurs480- Thanks for coming in and trying us out again after the re-opening. We appreciate you taking the time to tell everyone about us as well. Hope to see you again soon! - The X-Tapa Joe's Team

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Restaurant Details

Average prices
USD 10 - USD 20
Open Hours
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7500 E Pinnacle Peak Rd, Scottsdale, AZ 85255-3406
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Central Arizona  >  Scottsdale
  • Phone Number: +1 480-513-9000
  • E-mail
Welcome to X-Tapa Joe's. Located in beautiful North Scottsdale desert line, X-Tapa Joe's serves the finest Mexican foods in the area. At X-Tapa Joe's, every dish is created using only the freshest, finest ingredients. We serve the best quality meats, seafood, and freshest vegetables. Our world famous Cadillac Margaritas are made from Patron Silver tequila. Our menu and attention to detail create a truly enjoyable dinning experience for families and couples alike.Come join us for lunch, dinner, a light snack, or a Margarita at our spacious patios or our fine dinning room. You are always welcome here at X-Tapa Joe's where the serves is friendly and the ambiance inviting.
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