The Best of Scottsdale is based on the best, brightest and most beautiful things to do in Scottsdale. The following article is filled with the best places in Scottsdale to eat, best businesses to improve your lifestyle and home, care for your body and surround yourself with beautiful things. Because that’s really what Scottsdale is all about – Health & Beauty.


Best Mall
Scottsdale Fashion Square
The epicenter of fashion and fun in this great city is Scottsdale Fashion Square. It’s simply the place to shop when it comes to luxurious lifestyle brands. We’re not trying to be overly dramatic when we say, if you can’t find it here, it doesn’t exist. However, we doubt you’ll leave the state’s most fashionable mall empty handed.
Website | 480.941.2140
Readers’ Choice: Scottsdale Quarter

Best Women’s Shoe Store
Ritzy Rags and Shoes
Does your heaven include shelf after shelf and row after row of clothes, shoes and accessories? Then you will die of bliss when walking through Ritzy Rags and Shoes. Find all those items to close the gap in your closet. You know you want to.
Website | 480.596.0533
Readers’ Choice: Ritzy Rags & Shoes

Best Bridal and Formalwear
The Quintessential Bride
“For brides seeking choices of distinction,” is the tagline for this bridal and formal wear boutique. Find the perfect dress to walk down the aisle, go to prom or attend a fancy cocktail party. You can even find that tiara you have always wanted!
Website | 480.419.7755
Readers’ Choice: David’s Bridal

Best Swimwear
Exquisite Swimwear
It’s time to make waves with your banging body at the pool this summer. Exquisite Swimwear has every cut, color and accessory you need to look and feel good poolside — or at the beach. Plus, they have some of the most adorable children’s suits for the little people in your life.
Website | 480.419.6344
Readers’ Choice: Everything But Water

Best Clothing Store
Apricot Lane
Fun. Fearless. Fashionable. If you are looking for that chic, Scottsdale look, Apricot Lane is the place to get it. Turn the streets of Old Town into your runway with Apricot’s fresh designer threads.
Website | 480.991.9865
Readers’ Choice: Scottsdale Jean Co.

Best Consignment Shop
My Sister’s Closet
Some things just get better with age. From vintage Dior shoes to lightly loved Kate Spade purses and Hermes scarves, accessorize and outfit yourself with beautiful designer wares without paying outrageous prices or having to actually raid your sister’s closet.
Website | 480.443.4575
Readers’ Choice: Regal Rags

Best Place to Commission a Painting of Your Dog
Oh My Dog Boutique & Spa
Don’t feel ashamed to let the embarrassing pet names and baby talk your dog brings out of you when you’re in Oh My Dog Boutique & Spa. Dogs are royalty in this territory. You can commission a royal portrait, a teeth cleaning and grooming that will leave your dog properly spoiled.
Website | 480.874.1200
Readers’ Choice: Paw Spa

Best Place to Primp Your Pup
Paws Salon
Hair — you can’t really take it or leave it when it comes to dogs. They’re gonna shed all over your favorite True Religion jeans and they’re occasionally going to prop themselves up on your Ethan Allen couch. They may as well look cute while doing it! With professional staff of stylists, Paws Salon will turn even the biggest shedders into a prim and proper pooch.
Website | 480.990.8070
Readers’ Choice: D Pets Hotel

Best Accessories
Charming Charlie
Blue, red, green, black, or whatever color you need to accessorize, this is the place to find something to compliment wardrobe’s trickiest of hues.
Website | 480.994.7300
Readers’ Choice: Charming Charlie

Best Jewelry
Isaac Jewelers, LLC.
The designers responsible for the jewelry at Isaac Jewelers are masters
of their craft. Isaac’s products aim to please — and if you don’t see the perfect ring, Isaac can create a custom piece.
Website | 480.941.9090
Readers’ Choice: Cornelis Hollander Design

Best Handbags
Diamonds may be a girl’s best friend, but we all know a Scottsdale lady’s closet is incomplete without a gorgeous Coach purse or two — or three — or four. And maybe a pair of shoes? And glasses? And we’ll take that scarf, too.
Website | 480.949.1772
Readers’ Choice: Kate Spade

Best Watches
E.D. Marshall Jewelers
E.D. Marshall Jewelers has manufactured jewelry for retailers such as Saks Fifth Avenue. E.D. Marshall, despite all its glittery gems, is one of our favorite places for a timepiece. The variety is great because customers can really dish out on their dream watch in order to make an impression or can purchase a pre-owned watch.
Website | 480.922.1968
Readers’ Choice: Robert C. Wesley Fine Jewelers

Best Place to Upgrade Your Commute
Schumacher European Ltd.
Ever wondered how you’d look riding to work in a Smart car or the Mercedes-Benz SL500? Procure these and other top-of-the-line European cars at Schumacher European Ltd. If you’re gonna sit in traffic, you should look good doing it.
Website | 866.947.9082
Readers’ Choice: Legends Cadillac

Best Place to Take Life By the Handlebars
Giant Scottsdale
Whether you’re trading in your commuter vehicle or looking for a bike to get you through the Sonoran Mountain Reserve, Giant Scottsdale has your new wheels ready to go! All you have to do is be ready to grab life by the handlebars!
Website | 480.773.7706
Readers’ Choice: Bicycle Ranch