Gainey Ranch in north Scottsdale is a popular destination for visitors. It's home to one of the best resorts in town, the Hyatt Regency Scottsdale Resort and Spa at Gainey Ranch, as well as one of the city's most popular golf clubs, the Gainey Ranch Golf Club.
Gainey Ranch is also home to many of the city's most memorable restaurants, including Alto Ristorante e Bar. The restaurant offers excellent Italian food with an emphasis on seasonal flavors. The restaurant is known for its impressive selection of imported cheeses and award-winning wine list, as well as its stunning dining room and terrace. As a sweet bonus, diners get a complimentary lakeside gondola ride after dinner.
If you're craving upscale Thai fare, head to Soi 4 Bangkok Eatery, which offers mouthwatering dishes like coconut sticky rice and delicious mustard leaf wraps. Soi 4 also offers Thai inspired artisanal cocktails and a large selection of imported beers.
If pizza is your passion, head to Pomo Pizzeria, which specializes in authentic Neapolitan pizza. Enjoy crusty, slightly charred crusts bubbling over with fresh toppings. If you're looking for a fun, lively atmosphere to enjoy Chicago-style pizza, the best bet on this side of town is Oregano's Pizza Bistro, a regional chain known for its huge portions and savory flavors.