Is Picazzo’s locally owned?

Yes, Picazzo’s Organic Italian Kitchen was founded in 2002 by Sedona resident Rick Freedman. He has expanded the restaurant’s reach throughout Arizona to include locations in Flagstaff, Paradise Valley, and North Scottsdale. Rick still spends most of his time shuttling among Sedona, North Scottsdale, and Tucson.

Are your ingredients locally grown and produced?

Most of our produce, comes from Arizona farmers, and we also partner with several Arizona-based companies, including Queen Creek Olive Mill, which provides the olive oil we use in our dishes, and Stanley’s Home Made Sausage Company, which provides our meats.

Are all your menu items organic?

Yes, we exclusively use organically grown produce, as well hormone-free and nitrate-free meats, including Smart Chicken. And many of our wines are made with organically grown grapes from some of the nation’s best vineyards.

How much of your menu is gluten-free?

Over 90 percent of our menu can be eaten by our gluten-intolerant guests. As of late 2010, all our pasta dishes, breads, and croutons are gluten-free, and most other items on the menu are available as gluten-free options. Our desserts are gluten-free, and we even offer a small selection of gluten-free beer.

Do you have a rewards program?

Yes, you can sign up for our rewards program when you come in to dine with us. Just ask your server for rewards card registration and you will be enrolled in the program immediately. You will receive free menu items for signing up, your birthday, and your anniversary as a rewards program member. Every month, we offer various promotions that can earn you double points.

Can I buy Picazzo’s gift cards?

Yes, we sell gift cards that can purchased and used at any of our Picazzo’s locations? Click here for more details.

What kind of specials can I expect at Picazzo’s?

In addition to celebrating numerous holidays and major events, we offer monthly meal deals, and an ever-changing slice-of-the-week deal.

Do you have a happy hour?

Yes, you can our happy hour menu every day from 3 to 6 p.m. On our happy hour menu, you’ll find $5 plates, $1 off beer, wine, and cocktails, and $5 off bottles and carafes of wine. Click here for more details.

Do you perform catering services?

Yes, we can cater your next party or special event. See catering menu for more details about our catering menu and pricing?

Do I need a reservation to eat at Picazzo’s?

Not for small parties, but we do recommend calling ahead of time for parties of six or more.

Are you on Facebook or Twitter?

Yes, please “like” us on Facebook and follow us at, where you’ll learn about specials and find news regarding healthful eating and organic food.

If you have more questions, feel free to e-mail us at, and we’ll respond with an answer as quickly as possible.