Welcome to the Twisted Lizard Tavern & Grille

At the Twisted Lizard Tavern & Grille it's about being in a “twisted” state of mind...with great scenery in the background!

Photos by Larry Love

This "Twisted" state of mind is enjoying great food and drink, in a hip and unique atmosphere, surrounded by stunning views of the McDowell Mountains.




10401 E. McDowell Mountain Ranch Rd. Suite 160
Scottsdale, AZ, 85255, USA


Monday thru Thursday
10 am-11pm
10 am-10pm
(unless it's a special event)

You can make a reservation by giving us a call 


If it's after hours, we will respond asap!

Please call ahead if your party has 6 or more people.

Live Music Every Week!

Every Friday night the Twisted Lizard Tavern & Grille, tunes it up with some of the valley's greatest live music.

Jazz, rock, country...you name it and they have it and have it live, so drop in for a meal and some cocktails while listening to some great live music.

One of the hottest bars in North Scottsdale, the Twisted Lizard, maintains a hipster vibe while being a perennially see-and-be-seen hotspot in the Scottsdale nightlife scene. This North Scottsdale tavern and grille aims to be one of the valley's leading live music venues, showcasing both local and international artists in multiple weekly intimate shows that range from rock to blues to rap.

This North Scottsdale live music venue boasts a huge full bar that is stocked with everything from top-shelf spirits to a truly unique wine program that is approachable in every way from palette to price, and staffed by the friendliest bartenders and waiters in the valley.

Dimly lit with colorful accent lights, the Twisted Lizard's ambiance is all about being in a twisted state of mind, and by that we mean enjoying great food and drink, in a hip indoor/outdoor atmosphere, surrounded by stunning views of the McDowell Mountains.