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10455 E Pinnacle Peak Rd, Scottsdale, AZ 85255-9400 (N Alma School Rd)
+1 480-502-9095
17:00 - 21:00
Closed now
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Sun 17:00 - 21:00
Tue - Thu 17:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 17:00 - 22:00
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Winston Salem, North Carolina
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12 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Took family of four for early dinner. Try the mixed nuts and the Bermuda Triangle Cheese Selection from the appetizers to start at the bar. Then move to your table and be sure to try the Caprese Salad and/or prosciutto. Then any 2 pasta dishes. My family opted for the two vegetarian options -- gnocchi was the winner. We skipped... More 

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Boise, Idaho
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108 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Such a lovely night. We took all the recommendations of our waiter...he was spot on. Octopus, caprese salad, red snapper,sea bass. The wine recommendation was lovely. Even the breads and desserts. And yes... I said octopus. Just try it. Amazing.

Thank Idglm
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22 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Book sunset on the patio for a drink, then have dinner which is wonderful. Have been on three separate occasions and enjoyed each visit. The wait staff is attentive and helpful. Choose meals wisely, a shared appetizer, one dish and perhaps desert is sufficient for two people. Hearty eaters may wish more, then suggest two appetizers. The wine selection is... More 

Thank Ed R
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36 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Sassi is a very romantic Italian restaurant with exceptional food and service. Our waiter, Simon, recommended a great white wine and our entrees and desserts were superb!

Thank Jack B
Peoria, Arizona
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13 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 December 2016 via mobile

We had our company Christmas party here. The view of the city from the lawn is beautiful which is where we had are social before dinner. I had salmon and prime rib, both were excellent.

Thank Redeemed0575
Scottsdale, Arizona
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12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 December 2016

Weather permitting sit outside when available. If the weather is overbearing the bar is a great place to have a cocktail and if inclined a great place to eat as well. Very nice high quality restaurant, with the service to match. Have entertained out of town guests there many times and have always received great reviews from my guests.

Thank don g
Atlanta, Georgia
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59 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2016

Enjoyed a nice business dinner in one of the private dining rooms at Sassi. The waitstaff were excellent - attentive but not bothersome. The cheese appetizer is amazing - another nice option is their amazing caprese salad. For entrees, the wild mushroom ravioli was excellent! Others at the table enjoyed the branzino.

Thank The_Midtowner
Tempe, Arizona
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99 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016

This was my second trip to Sassi, and I took my own advice and booked our reservation for sunset on the patio. That part was just amazing. However, the whole point of the evening was the amazing food, and while our entrees were quite tasty (orecchiette, gnocchi, and fettuccini) the apps and side we ordered ALL LACKED SALT. And the... More 

Thank ArizonaLangs
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2016 via mobile

12 years ago we visited Sassi while visiting from Boston and looked forward to returning because we had such a great dining experience. Finally we made it back and it exceeded our expectations. The food is exquisite, the atmosphere is jaw-dropping, and the service is friendly and professional. We can't wait to return. The bartender on Sunday night is a... More 

Thank Linda M
Metro Minneapolis-Saint Paul, Minnesota
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2016

We ate outside on the pation (they have heaters out there). The food is excellent, but pricey. The service is efficient and elegant and the desert views are wonderful.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 35 - USD 50
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10455 E Pinnacle Peak Rd, Scottsdale, AZ 85255-9400
    (N Alma School Rd)
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Central Arizona  >  Scottsdale
  • Phone Number: +1 480-502-9095
Sassi is Scottsdale's nationally known destination for fine Italian dining, wine and special events. Located at the base of Pinnacle Peak. Sassi offers rustic, artisan style cuisine inspired by small towns in southern Italy. Sassi's villa style architecture, comfortable surroundings and rustic elegance are the perfect setting for a romantic dinner for two or a company event or wedding for up to 150 guests. Dine in one of four main dining rooms or on the patio (weather permitting), or reserve the private wine cellar for up to 14. Sassi features more than reasonably priced 150 wines from Italy and California to complement Chef Peter's flavorful cuisine. We purchase from numerous small farmers, Niman Ranch and other organic and natural farmers and producers. Photos, menus, information and staff biographies on our web site

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?