The Craftsman and Cocktails

Crafting creative comfortable food and drinks in Scottsdale, Tempe & Verrado!

The Westward Cocktail Lounge
Now Open in Verrado!

We make our own handcrafted, small batch spirits.

Check out our distillery for more information.

We love hosting private events.

From small gatherings in our private dining room to patio parties by the fire pits to full restaurant buyouts, we know how to throw a party!

The Craftsman
Cocktails + Kitchen

The Craftsman was inspired by a simple, hardworking farmer who loved his family, the land, and working with his hands. His true passion we to handcraft furniture for his friends and family by going His headstone reads, ‘A Craftsman’. Today, his traditions and the spirit of American craftsmanship live on.


Chef Chris Nicosia