Tavern Americana in north Scottsdale is a new hybrid pizza bar that puts a unique spin on the classic neighborhood pizza joint. The 6,000 square feet Grayhawk venue, previously an Irish-themed bar, has been completely renovated and transformed into a casual neighborhood gathering spot. The concept behind Tavern Americana is simple and winning: great pizza and craft brews with an emphasis on quality and value.
Visit Tavern Americana in north Scottsdale for an excellent selection of local brews. — Photo courtesy of Tavern Americana
Americana is the brainchild of Urban Tavern Group, who also own TK’s Urban Tavern at the Scottsdale Quarter. The menu at Tavern Americana features wood-fired pies, 24 boutique beers on tap every night, and an extensive wine menu. Guests can enjoy their drinks in the sleek private lounge, where a glass-enclosed wine cellar adds to the cozy ambience.
Tavern American also features an eclectic layout with separate dining areas, including a 25-foot-long bar and a covered patio accessed by retractable window pane garage doors. Americana even offers a private family-friendly area with three flat-screen televisions and an Xbox.
Along with rustic wood-fired pizza, Chef Patrick Fegan’s menu includes such appetizers as green chile pork and chipotle shrimp. Entrees include authentic Mexico City-style tacos and grilled gourmet burgers. With contemporary style and an eclectic menu, Tavern Americana brings a unique neighborhood atmosphere to north Scottsdale.