La Hacienda Mexican Restaurant by Richard Sandoval
Experience the Best Mexican Restaurant in Arizona
Uncover an unparalleled restaurant experience at the Fairmont Scottsdale Princess, La Hacienda by Richard Sandoval. Voted the #1 Mexican Restaurant in Arizona (Ranking Arizona, 2012), indulge in a delectable paradise of fresh, modern Mexican cuisine.
Come see what we mean by "Old Ways, New Hands" as you savor classic Mexican recipes in enticing new ways, featuring fresh, indigenous ingredients, lighter dishes and unexpected pairings of traditional foods.
Dine amid warm, Spanish architecture, wood-beamed ceilings, flagstone and beehive fireplaces, all accented by modern urban touches, new upholstery, lighting fixtures and a stunning main entrance showcasing the restaurant's tequila bar.
Guests may enjoy light table fare in the entry patio with its four fire pits, or reserve private patio or interior semi-private rooms for special occasions.
The tequila bar offers nightly artisan tastings and features over 200 varieties of tequila from 36 different labels as well as a custom blended barrel from Herradura. Flaming coffees are a are served tableside so guests can enjoy the dramatic presentation and aroma of this specialty house cocktail as well as its delicious flavors.
About Chef Richard Sandoval
Teaming with the restaurant is internationally-renowned Chef Richard Sandoval, who owns more than a dozen restaurants around the world. Mexican-born and trained at the Culinary Institute of America, he is considered the “Father of Modern Mexican Cuisine.”
About Chef Forest Hamrick
In the kitchen will be the resort's own Executive Chef Forest Hamrick, who led La Hacienda to receive the AAA Four-Diamond award three years straight.
Hours of Operation
- Sunday to Thursday: 5:30 – 9:00 p.m.
- Friday and Saturday: 5:30 – 10:00 p.m.
Hours of Operation vary seasonally.
The bar and lounge open at 5:00 p.m.
Reservations are recommended for dinner and can be booked by calling (480) 585-4848 ext. 7320.
Please click here to view La Hacienda's breakfast, lunch, dinner and happy hour menus.