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La Torretta Ristorante - Scottsdale, AZ

ciaogal Oct 28, 2008 09:05 AM

I am looking for feedback on La Torretta Ristorante in Scottsdale.

We have been invited by my SO's parents for his Dad's 81st Birthday Dinner.
As usual his Mom received a coupon in the mail and wants to go.

Looking at the menu...the prices seem a bit steep. It also looks as if everything is a la carte.

I would appreciate all comments,


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    aaronling Oct 29, 2008 03:37 PM

    I didn't like it. I got the lamb which was overcooked and had a strange mint sauce all over it. Someone else had a salmon which had an overwhelming fishy taste.

    We only went because of the 50% off coupon too and it still was not worth it.

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    1. re: aaronling
      ciaogal Oct 29, 2008 04:31 PM


      Looks like we are going to El Chorro Lodge.

      The Birthday Boy is one of the original patrons of the place and loves to hold court there...especially on a special occaision.

      Tomorrow evening should be beautiful....I look forward to dining al fresco.

    2. ciaogal Oct 28, 2008 09:08 AM

      adding the link:

      La Torretta
      16640 N. Scottsdale Road, Scottsdale, AZ 85254

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