Articles Tagged ‘phoenix’

Quintessential Phoenix: 10 Can’t Miss Sights Around the Valley of the Sun

Quintessential Phoenix: 10 Can’t Miss Sights Around the Valley of the Sun April 15, 2012 | Things to Do | Read More
Watch the sun set over the Valley from the top of Camelback Mountain, one of the city's most recognizable landmarks. flickr/Cibomahto

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,”...

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...

3 Phoenix-Area Rooftop Bars Readymade for Summer Lounging

3 Phoenix-Area Rooftop Bars Readymade for Summer Lounging July 28, 2011 | Nightlife | Read More
With jaw-dropping views and cozy ambiance, these three Phoenix-area rooftop bars offer the perfect perch to enjoy nights full of high-altitude summer lounging. The Skydeck at the Clarendon Hotel in central Phoenix offers views of downtown Phoenix and the Valley's amazing desert sunsets. Photo: clarendonhotel.net Bar...

Rocket’s Red Glare: Celebrating July 4th in Phoenix

Rocket’s Red Glare: Celebrating July 4th in Phoenix June 30, 2011 | Events, Things to Do | Read More
Here are some of the best ways to celebrate the Fourth around Phoenix and beyond. CBS 5 July 4th Festival at Tempe Town Lake: This is one of the largest Fourth of July parties in the Valley, featuring live entertainment from pop rockers Lil’ Debbie Band and Grand Theft Audio 3. The Kiwanis Club hosts...

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...