Lorenzo’s Pizza and Pasta: Great Pizza in North Scottsdale

Lorenzo's Pizza and PastaSometimes, the best places are just right around the corner.  This is surely the case for residents of North Scottsdale fortunate enough to have Lorenzo’s Pizza and Pasta nearby.  Lorenzo’s is located on the corner of Scottsdale Road and Pinnacle Peak Road at 23623 N. Scottsdale Road and is an order and seat yourself kind of place.  Honestly, I have passed this location numerous times and always thought they must have good food because they are still open.  Truly in this day and age the only way a small restaurant can make it, especially north of the 101, is if they have great food!

Well, one night I found myself with nothing in the fridge to make for dinner, and so I headed out to Safeway to grab a couple of things.  Not feeling all that ambitious about cooking I decided to check out Lorenzo’s Pizza and Pasta instead.  When I walked into the restaurant I discovered a small quaint location that offers a full Italian menu for dine in, take-out, or delivery (what? How could I have not been here before?).   I proceeded to order a large New York Style thin crust pizza with half cheese and pepperoni (they offer Sicilian style too), Lorenzo’s special Calzone: pepperoni, meatballs, sausage, peppers, onions, mushrooms, mozzarella, and ricotta cheese, a Caesar salad, and  some pasta alfredo.  I figured we would get a little bit of everything and with a family of 5 I wasn’t worried about not having enough!

The stand outs for sure were the deliciously fresh pizza, and the amazingly HUGE calzone both prepared with dough made from scratch daily and tons of cheese.    Lorenzo’s uses fresh ingredients that are never frozen, makes it bread daily, and never uses a microwave and is shows because the food is great.  Lorenzo’s has a large menu that includes numerous classic Italian entrees, baked dishes, hot or cold heroes, and pasta dishes.  This family run establishment has warm and friendly service and makes a great neighborhood Italian go to for all occasions.

I am not sure why it has taken me so long to try this Scottsdale restaurant, but I will definitely be returning again and again to order more items from the menu!

Tags: ,

Exact matches only
Search in title
Search in content
Search in posts
Search in pages

Ready to talk? Call us today.

480-500-1738
  • #1 AZ Real Estate Team

  • Best REALTOR® In The Valley 2017

    - Nominee

    Finalists will be announced in October 2016

  • Top Ranked Real Estate Team

    - Phoenix Business Journal

    2015, 2016

  • Top 10 Buyer’s Agent

    - by Sales Volume

    Homes & Land Magazine 2015, 2016

  • Top 10 Producing Agent

    - by Sales Volume

    Homes & Land Magazine 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015

  • Top 1% of REALTORS®

    - in Maricopa County by Sales Volume

    Arizona Regional MLS 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016

  • Real Estate Agent of the Year

    - Finalist

    AZ Business Magazine – 2014

  • #1 Real Estate Team

    - in Arizona

    Ranking Arizona – 2014

  • #1 Agent by Sales Volume

    - in Arizona

    Realty One Group, North Scottsdale Office -2015, 2016 Realty One Group, Scottsdale Office - 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014 Realty One Group, National - April 2014

  • Gold Zone Award

    - in Arizona

    Realty One Group, National - 2014, 2015, 2016

  • Real Trends

    (National REALTOR® Rankings)

    Best Real Estate Agents in America 2014

See More
  • Date: 07/18/2019

    Source: Gmail

    I'd like to take this opportunity to tell you how happy we are with Terri as our realtor! She did an excellent job helping us find - Read More

  • Date: 07/08/2019

    Source: Zillow

    Sharon was a delight to work with. She was very responsive and was able to get our house on the market in a very short - Read More

  • Date: 07/08/2019

    Source: Zillow

    Elise helped us purchase a house in Glendale. Our daughter is going to start at Midwestern University, and we happen to see a house very - Read More

  • Date: 07/02/2019

    Source: Zillow

    Trish has great knowledge of all surrounding areas. She is always looking out for her client’s interests. Her helpful suggestions have been of great benefit. - Read More

  • Date: 06/27/2019

    Source: Zillow

    Ilene is the best realtor I ever met! At first, she is a very patient realtor. My budget was low but she did not show - Read More

See More