Basil & Garlic Bistro

Italian Cuisine...Perfected

Welcome to Scottsdale's newest Italian restaurant, Basil & Garlic Bistro. Located on 92nd Street, between Cactus and Shea, Basil & Garlic Bistro is the perfect spot for lunch, dinner, or take-out Italian specialties. Whether you are craving a calzone, stromboli, hand-tossed pizza, or one of our delicious pasta specialties, each item on our menu is expertly prepared by Chef Claudio Armetta.

Your New Neighborhood Favorite

Basil & Garlic Bistro is the kind of neighborhood Italian restaurant you've always wanted in Scottsdale — family run with food prepared daily with care and using the perfect blend of quality ingredients. Whether dining in or taking home, the fragrances of southern Italian cooking will make your taste buds come alive. And with Chef Claudio and his wife Nadine warmly welcoming you, once you've tried Basil & Garlic Bistro, you'll become a regular part of the family!

Our Extensive Menu

Everything you would expect from a quality southern Italian restaurant is available on our extensive menu. Try one of our delicious hot subs, more than sixteen on the menu. Or, experience one of our specialty subs, such as our Fiorentino sub with grilled chicken, spinach, garlic and provolone.

We prepare our pasta dishes just like you would. First, choose from five different pastas — Spaghetti, Linguine, Penne, Sedani, or Angel Hair. Then, add meatballs, our delicious Bolognese sauce, or try one of our pasta specialties such as Boscaiola, Alla Vodka, Quattro Formaggi, Basil & Garlic, Vongole, Rucola e Gambretti, and of course, our famous and delectable Lasagna. Click here to download our menu.

A Pizza Lover's Paradise

Do you love pizza? We have pizza by the slice, or you can order a small, medium, or large pizza with our delicious sauce, mozzarella cheese, and your choice of fresh toppings. We offer our square-shaped Sicilian-style pizza with its deliciously-thick crust. Our white pizzas feature mozzarella or ricotta cheese and toppings like sliced tomatoes, broccoli, spinach, pesto, sun-dried tomatoes, and artichokes. And, our specialty pizzas include vegetarian, basil and garlic, four-cheese, and our Diavola pizza, featuring pepperoni, capiccola, grilled peppers, and black olives. Simply delicious!

Visit Us Today

Come in and treat yourself and your family to the best of southern Italian cuisine. Or, call us to place a take-out order. Either way, you will have discovered Scottsdale's newest and best Italian restaurant. Claudio and Nadine Armetta wish you Benvenuti e buon appetito!