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Cien Agaves

€€ - €€€Mexican, ,
7228 E 1st Ave, Scottsdale, AZ 85251-4404
+1 480-970-9002
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good38%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“tinga” (12 reviews)
“guacamole” (38 reviews)
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Mexican, Southwestern, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
7228 E 1st Ave, Scottsdale, AZ 85251-4404
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We had a great experience! They have happy hour every day from about 3:00-7:00pm, which means 1/2 price house margaritas & appetizers, which was a great deal! The island shrimp tacos were awesome. Lots of awesome taco choices & other specialties. We will definitely go...More

Thank Rgaugler
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went as a family for a quick early dinner looking for some tasty Mexico grub and we found it. Extremely quick service - started with the guacamole and we all loved it. The adults tried a bunch of different tacos, lots to choose from...More

Thank billybob101
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Dined here on the last night of our vacation. It was very busy and would suggest making a reservation as we hadn't and would have had to wait for a table had someone not turned up so we got theirs. The place has a great...More

Thank Travelstar51
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Best queso!!!! So good! We loved the Lado back atmosphere and really good food and margaritas. If you are looking for good guacamole, queso and yummy tacos this is a great place to go.

Thank ddunleavy
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Margaritas are $4 during happy hour and all appetizers are half off and tacos are $2.50 each. Great tasting, red salsa is a little bit spicier but good, green salsa is a little bit too sweet. Day of the dead motif through out restaurant. Has...More

Thank yvrlanj
Reviewed 6 September 2017

We really do like this place......its our go to place when we are in Old Town Scottsdale. We usually eat tacos and usually do without the rice and beans unless we are extremely hungry. My favorite part of the taco menu is the variety from...More

Thank artteach2014
Reviewed 2 September 2017

Went to this restaurant for dinner while visiting Scottsdale because of the good reviews. Was not disappointed. Service was fast and they were very friendly. I had their chicken taco salad. It was delicious and very large. This was the first time I ever had...More

Thank JoyceT1234
Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

Very busy place, lots of people in and out. Noisy but its active and energetic. Service was really good, checked in several times. Food was good, big portions, couldnt finish. TV's with games on if you are interested.

Thank martin c
Reviewed 25 August 2017

We were looking for some Mexican foods but in Old town Scottsdale around 6-7pm, most if not all are booked. We ended up here so we can sit every one, party of 6. Foods was mediocre. Nothing spectacular. Will not be back.

Thank wongchizzle
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

Food was good. Margaritas lacked a kick. Thought I tasted carbonated soda. From Milwaukee and used to tequila, lime juice and agave nectar. Won't go back.

Thank David C
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29 October 2015|
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Response from Lakys123 | Reviewed this property |
Happy Hour is 3-7pm every day with 1/2 price Cien Agaves Margaritas and appetizers! Check out their website!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$15
Mexican, Southwestern, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
09:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 00:00
09:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7228 E 1st Ave, Scottsdale, AZ 85251-4404
    (North Scottsdale Road)
  • Public Transportation: The Scottsdale Trolley has a drop off on the corner of our street!
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Central Arizona  >  Scottsdale>  > Downtown Scottsdale
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown Scottsdale
  • Phone Number: +1 480-970-9002
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