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A Dining Room With a View: Eat Up These Great Romantic Views in Phoenix

A Dining Room With a View: Eat Up These Great Romantic Views in Phoenix February 1, 2012 | Food | Read More
  The dining room at the Compass Arizona Grill, located on the 24th floor of the Hyatt Regency Phoenix, offers 360 degree views of downtown Phoenix. Photo: Hyatt Regency Phoenix Whether you would like to drink in an amazing desert sunset, watch the mountains turn dusky-pink in the evening, or enjoy...

Three Great Phoenix Irish Pubs

Three Great Phoenix Irish Pubs January 26, 2012 | Food, Nightlife | Read More
Phoenix may be a long way from Ireland, but that doesn’t mean you have to go thirsty in the desert. Here are three great Irish pubs in the Valley of the Sun–the next best thing to hopping on a plane and landing in the Emerald Isle. Rosie McCaffrey’s Irish Pub. Owned by Seamus and Rosie...

Best Phoenix Wine Bars: Where to Go For the Perfect Pour

Best Phoenix Wine Bars: Where to Go For the Perfect Pour December 30, 2011 | Food, Nightlife, Things to Do | Read More
Even in the middle of the desert, a good bottle of wine is just around the corner. Phoenix wine bars offer everything from lively happy hour crowds to intimate hideaways for that special night out. Here we round up some of the best wine bars in Phoenix. 1. Postino Wine Cafe. This lively wine cafe is...

Five Romantic Phoenix Restaurants

Five Romantic Phoenix Restaurants December 21, 2011 | Food | Read More
Love is in the air at these five Phoenix romantic restaurants, guaranteed to set the tone for a memorable night out with that special someone. Cibo Exposed brick, hardwood floors, stained glass, and a patio decked out in twinkling lights. The stage is set for romance at Cibo (pronounced “chee-boh,”...

Best Cheap Eats in Phoenix: 5 Places to Fill Your Belly

Best Cheap Eats in Phoenix: 5 Places to Fill Your Belly November 30, 2011 | Food | Read More
Hungry? Thin wallet? That doesn’t have to be a disastrous combination–at least not with the number of local Phoenix eateries dishing out hot, delicious specialties. Get out of the fast-food drive thru lane and head to one of these five uniquely Phoenix destinations for some of the best cheap...

Phoenix for Gourmands: Top 5 Fine Dining Restaurants in Phoenix

Phoenix for Gourmands: Top 5 Fine Dining Restaurants in Phoenix November 30, 2011 | Food | Read More
With year-round sunshine and one of the country’s top resort scenes, it’s no surprise that Phoenix offers great fine dining options for the serious gourmand. From stately dining rooms to romantic outdoor bistros, here are five picks for unforgettable fine dining in Phoenix. T. Cook’s. This venerable...

Best Phoenix Barbeque: 3 Places for Fall-Off-the-Bone Goodness

Best Phoenix Barbeque: 3 Places for Fall-Off-the-Bone Goodness June 30, 2011 | Food | Read More
Summer means sweet corn, potato salad, and yes, lip-smackingly good barbeque. Whet your appetite for great barbeque with these three Valley restaurants, all in the running for some of the best barbeque in Phoenix. Pork on a Fork. The name says it all. Tender, juicy, fall-off-the-bone barbeque is the...

Dinner After Midnight: Late Night Eats in Phoenix

Dinner After Midnight: Late Night Eats in Phoenix May 31, 2011 | Food, Nightlife | Read More
After the club, after the show, after the movie . . . Where can you go for a good meal in Phoenix after midnight? Granted, Phoenix is home to a thriving population of street vendors, most selling hot, greasy, and delicious Mexican food, and dishing out the taquitos and burros well into the wee hours...

Shopping in Your Fuzzy Slippers: Downtown Glendale’s Pajama Party & Sidewalk Sale

Shopping in Your Fuzzy Slippers: Downtown Glendale’s Pajama Party & Sidewalk Sale May 31, 2011 | Events, Food, Things to Do | Read More
Ever wish you could stay in your fuzzy slippers all day long? Here’s your chance. Downtown Glendale is hosting a Pajama Party and Sidewalk Sale on June 4 from 10am to 5pm, and guests are encouraged to don their comfiest pair of slippers and pajamas for a day of browsing, shopping, and dining. There...

Fresh and Local: The Thursday Night Market in Downtown Tempe

Fresh and Local: The Thursday Night Market in Downtown Tempe May 31, 2011 | Events, Food, Things to Do | Read More
Going green got a little easier last year with the launching of the new Thursday Night Market in downtown Tempe. This weekly event, held at the Tempe Urban Garden at the southwest corner of 5th Street and Forest, features fresh produce, plants, and herbs, most grown locally without chemical pesticides,...