Opinion: Why I Won’t Order a Medium Drip

  Rest assured that if you see me in a coffee shop, I will be ordering a medium coffee, not a medium drip. Why?...

Brunch Bash to Benefit LGBTQ Community

Ready to get your brunch on? Mark your calendars to celebrate all things in between breakfast and lunch, from eggs benedict to mimosas! Brunch Bash is...

Calling All Foodies – Local Kid Chefs Wanted to Compete in...

Know a kid who loves to cook? Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona is searching for the next great kid chef to create a...

Arcadia Meat Market Brings Back The Old School Butcher Shop

As a partner at Arizona's only certified grass-fed beef producer, Nick Addante saw an opportunity in the natural meats business and prepared to open...

Christmas Events Scheduled at the Farm at South Mountain

The Farm at South Mountain will be hosting another December season of holiday events this year. From garden-to-table cooking classes, local artisan pop-up markets...

Rio Salado College Hosts Tamale Workshop Dec. 2

Work with a professional chef to create 2 types of tamales. Students will learn to make green chile chicken, red chile pork tamales. This...

Foodie Review: The Parlor – Hair Salon Turned Pizza Parlor

Who would have thought that an old hair salon could make a perfect pizza parlor? If you're skeptical, you've got to try The Parlor...

Health-Conscious Concept Adding to Their Team

A popular Gilbert eatery is looking to add new team members! Salad And Go is searching for hardworking, motivated individuals to join the drive-thru revolution! They...
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VIDEO: Ten Ways Tempe Models Sustainability

  I’m proud to be part of a City Council supportive of sustainability and the “Three Es” – Environment, Economy, and Equity.  Tempe takes care...
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Video: The Watershed Offers Dining & Boat Rides in Tempe Lakes

The Watershed is situated on a 52 acre lake with over 4,000 square feet of lakeside patio and a spacious interior that boasts lake...

Popular Community Eatery to Add Another Location in Phoenix

A second location of Farm & Craft will soon be arriving in Phoenix. The health-conscious concept, centered around sustainable food and community, will join other business...

Z’Tejas Closes Three Restaurants in Metro Area

A popular restaurant company has closed three of its five Phoenix-area eateries as part of their restructuring efforts. Z'Tejas Southwestern Grill, a Texas-based restaurant chain, has chosen...

Alice Cooper’stown Closes in Downtown Phoenix

It's the end of an era as one of downtown's most beloved bars closed last Monday. Alice Cooper’stown unexpectedly closed with little warning. Would-be customers...

Okra Cookhouse Closes Its Doors

Several dining establishments have closed in the valley over the last few weeks, including Okra Cookhouse & Cocktails.  The restaurant served up it's southwestern-style fixings...

C-CAP’s 4th Annual Harvest Moon Feast to Feature Chris Bianco &...

C-CAP Arizona's 4th Annual Harvest Moon Feast just got better with special guests Chris Bianco and Brother Luck. VIPs will receive a copy of Chef...

House of Tricks Hosts Jazzy Celebration to Celebrate 30th Anniversary

Recently celebrating their 30th Anniversary, House of Tricks is proud and honored to have established itself as a Tempe landmark and a staple for...

You Should Try Lutefisk: the Gelatinous, Nordic Christmas Fish

If you know someone of Nordic heritage with ties to the countries of Sweden, Norway or Finland, they probably know about or have tried...

Casa Amigos and Sky Lanes Are Coming to Scottsdale in Late...

The Valley-based nightlife & restaurant impresarios at Evening Entertainment Group (EEG), and celebrity designer and HGTV star, Alison Victoria, are proud to announce their...

Snooze, an A.M. Eatery Set To Open In Ahwatukee On October...

The wait is almost over Ahwatukee, as the all-new Snooze, an A.M. Eatery (4901 E. Ray Rd., 480-893-7638) is opening its doors (and its...

Moonlight Magic on the Rooftop at the Clarendon Hotel

Come watch the beautiful Arizona sunset with us, overlooking the beautiful city of Phoenix at the Sky Deck Bar on the rooftop of the...

Taste of Gilbert Festival Coming to Freestone Park

Taste of Gilbert is a one-day food, music, marketplace and fun festival focusing on our beloved town of Gilbert, Arizona. The festival was created...
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Hackett House Bavarian Cooking Class – Tuesday October 10, 2017

What would Oktoberfest be without a traditional Bavarian Dinner Party?  Everyone is invited to celebrate in the traditional Bavarian manner with Chef Tom Rosenberger,...

New Twists and Tastes Shake Up the 8th Annual Arizona...

The 8th Annual Arizona Taco Festival is back for another round this October 14 & 15, featuring an unbelievable lineup of 50 of the...

Sushi Roku Rolls Out New Menu

Sushi Roku, a luxe sushi bar and hangout located at the posh W Scottsdale Hotel, (7277 E. Camelback Rd.), has rolled out a new...

Oregon Fans: 10 Barrel Brewing Co. Pool Party

We are inviting all Oregon fans in town for the game this weekend to get ready for the game with us at the Graduate...

Bring it on! Arizona Restaurant Week alive!

Get your food game on! Arizona Restaurant Week is happening. Arizona's most scrumptious food event - Arizona Restaurant Week - brings out thousands of people...

Crudo’s Award-winning Blank Space Dinner Series Returns

Hosted throughout October and November, Crudo's buzzy Blank Space dinner series is back with a can't-miss lineup for some of the nation's best sommeliers...

Hula’s Modern Tiki To Host Hurricane Relief Fundraiser

Between Hurricane Harvey pummeling Texas, Hurricane Irma tearing through the Caribbean and Florida and now Hurricane Maria threatening on the horizon, it's been a...

Walk the Phoenix Urban Ale Trail for A Fun & “Hoppy”...

Get your taste buds and hiking boots ready, the Urban Ale Trail is back! Downtown’s favorite walkable beer tasting tour returns Saturday, Sept. 23 from...

Wine Flights and Small Plates Featured on Thursdays at Quiessence

Take flight each Thursday in September at Quiessence with its Wine Spectator award-winning wine list with varietals from around the world. Guests will enjoy a...

You’re Invited to the Brat Haus Oktoberfest Celebration

  Join us to celebrate our annual Oktoberfest extravaganza on Saturday, September 16th! There will be a specialty German-themed menu, live oompah...

TCAA Renames its Fall Fundraiser – Vicinity: Internationally Tempe

  This year, Tempe Community Action Agency is excited to celebrate a fresh new take on our annual fundraising event (formerly known as First Crush)...

Arizona Teens Sharpen Culinary Skills and Prep for Fall Feast

High school culinary students across Arizona cool off after a summer of high-intensity training with the Careers through Culinary Arts Program (C-CAP). For the first time...

Former “Hooters” building finds new tennant

In a lease deal worth over $2.64 million Varsity Tavern will occupy the second and third floor of the building located at 501 S....

The Dressing Room: Micro-Restaurant with Major Flavor

When two restaurant entrepreneurs, crowd funding, and a space with a deep history combine, the result is a new restaurant perfectly tailored for Roosevelt...

International Bacon Day: Saturday, September 2nd

According to bacon.wikia.com, International Bacon Day or Bacon Day is an unofficial observance, often celebrated in the U.S. on the Saturday before Labor Day (the first Monday of September)....

Now Hiring: Snooze Ahwatukee to Hire Up To 75

Calling all early birds and morning people. Snooze, an A.M. Eatery is ready to start hiring for all positions at its new location, scheduled to...

Organizing Yourself for Thanksgiving

  Before I say another thing remember that you do not have to do it all yourself. Heidi's Events & Catering can help, with the...

Sky Harbor Airport Hiring Food Service Workers

Join the team at America's Friendliest airport! Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport is expanding it's team of hospitality professionals and hiring cooks, dishwashers, cashiers and...

Portillo’s Hot Dogs Hiring in Scottsdale

One of the valley's most beloved family restaurants is hiring. Portillo’s Hot Dogs in Scottsdale is now hiring all crew positions for their Chicago-style eatery,...

VIDEO: Popular Phoenix Pizza Chain Arrives in Marana

Pizza lovers have a new choice when dining out for their favorite food in the Tucson area- Phoenix-based pizza chain Barro's Pizza is opening its...

House of Tricks Celebrates 30 Years

The Tempe landmark House of Tricks will mark 30 years in business on September 6, 2017. After hosting hundreds of thousands of milestone events...

Arizona Taco Festival Spices it Up at Salt River Fields

This October, prepare for one of the biggest and most exciting food festivals in the country held at Salt River Fields. Picture this: 50+...

Try Family-Style Service for Special Events!

Some of my fondest memories are from the table, passing food around and sharing stories. I think this is the case for many of...

Phoenix Cooks – Great Food and Cool Chefs

One of the most fun events to kick off the fall food event season in Phoenix is Phoenix Cooks. This amazing one-day event showcases...
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Tucson Salsa, Tequila and Taco Challenge Brings Unconventional Fare, Culture

Next month, the Tucson community and beyond will come together to celebrate culinary creativity through salsa, tequila and tacos. The Southern Arizona Arts and Cultural...

Vegetarian Cafe has Deep Roots in Gilbert

The town of Gilbert is a tight-knit community, with plenty of small businesses that make this a great place to live. One of those is Uprooted...
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Family Fun at Apple Annie’s Peach Mania

Looking for a sweet way to get outside with the family this weekend? Don’t miss your chance to participate in the last two days...
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Mushroom Festival and Foray Comes to Flagstaff

Set against a backdrop of beautiful Flagstaff trees, Mushroom Festival will bring together fine cuisine, calming nature scenery and mycological exploration. Held Aug. 18 -...

July 19 is National Hot Dog Day- Get a $1 Dog...

Hot dog diggity dog... get a one dollar hot dog next week! Wednesday, July 19 is National Hot Dog Day and you can celebrate at Portillo's  in Tempe or Scottsdale. In...

Popular Restaurant Chain Selects Phoenix As Test City for New Menu

"Eat Mor Chikin..." and more tasty sides! Phoenix is one of the cities where popular fast food chain Chick-fil-A  has started testing family style meals with two...

Shady Park serves up Chicago thin crust and a slice of...

TEMPE, Ariz. - At first glance, Shady Park's storefront may evoke the impression that a quaint and modest pizzeria lies just behind the facade....

Native Grill and Wings Closes Doors as Minimum Wage Increases, Corporate...

As the minimum wage law takes effect, one local business is closing it's doors. According to a notice posted on one of the restaurant's signs,...

Arizona Breakfast Weekend

Arizona Breakfast Weekend will be going on from July 27 - July 30, 2017! Diners enjoy special dishes at breakfast and brunch spots offered...
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Even Stevens Serves Sandwiches for a Cause

Even Stevens, a sandwich chain with six locations throughout Arizona, is equally philanthropic as it is delicious. The sandwich sensation that’s won over the Southwest...

First Friday Sock Hop at 5 & Diner

Phoenix's First Friday is most commonly associated with the street vendors and local galleries on Roosevelt Street. However, there's a different way to celebrate...

Four Burgers Worth the Bucks

The Counter- Downtown Phoenix The Counter allows you to customize your burger from bun to first bite. They offer you suggestions for your burger...

Celebrate Fourth of July Weekend With Foodtrucks

The AZ International Marketplace will host a Fourth of July weekend extravaganza. If you're interested in grabbing some grub while celebrating America's independence, you can...

‘When in Rome’ Restaurant to Open in North Scottsdale

Long-time Phoenix culinary entrepreneur, Chef Tomaso Maggiore has opened over 35 restaurants in the Valley and he shows no signs of slowing down: his...
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The Valley’s Restaurants To Taste – Arizona Breakfast Weekend

Take a tour for breakfast throughout the valley's finest restaurants. Arizona Breakfast Weekend’s goal is to position Arizona as one of the top culinary destinations...

San Francisco Street Welcomes New Restaurant

2017 has been good to Cornish Pasty Co.  So far this year, the eatery has established two new locations, including one in downtown Phoenix and...

Scottsdale Quarter Expands Restaurant Offerings with New Kona Grill

The Scottsdale Quarter, with over 80 retailers and restaurants and deemed a prime shopping destination, has gained a new signature restaurant- Kona Grill. Kona...

Barro’s Pizza Sells Slices for a Cause

With its ongoing commitment to helping local families, Barro’s Pizza is kicking off the summer season by supporting a good cause. The locally-owned pizza operation, in...
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Top 4 Valley Donut Shops to Try on National Donut Day

It's no secret that the Valley is a culinary melting pot, uniting old and new to form an identity all its own. The community’s...

Nami’s Sweets Redefine Vegan Dining with ‘Tsoynami’ of Flavor

If you’re not a fan of vegan food, you probably haven’t tried Nami, a soft serve ice cream and coffee shop in Midtown Phoenix...

International Sushi Day: June 18th

According to nationaltoday.com, June 18th is International Sushi Day, and the first year it was celebrated was in 2009. International Sushi Day was created...

Pioneer Community Park to Host Food Trucks This Summer

As summer begins, kids and adults alike look for a way to pass the time and beat the heat. This summer, Pioneer Community Park offers...

Wine Tasting & Stargazing on the Train with Arizona Stronghold

Join us on June 10th for a special sunset and stargazing ride on the Verde Canyon Railroad where Arizona Stronghold wines will accompany you...

Job Seekers: First Andy’s Frozen Custard in Arizona Now Hiring

Andy’s Frozen Custard®, America’s largest privately-owned frozen custard chain, is looking for talented and motivated individuals who possess a high attention to detail and...

Celebrate Memorial Day at Queen Creek Olive Mill

Enjoy Memorial Day Grill at the Mill! Queen Creek Olive Mill is hosting a Memorial Day celebration, the perfect end to the long weekend,...

Summer Entertaining Cooking Classes Offered at Phoenix Public Market

Learn the tips and tricks to summer entertaining from one of the valley's top chefs! Chef Aaron Chamberlin, Owner of St. Francis and Phoenix Public...

Celebrate Summer with Food Trucks Galore at Pioneer Community Park

Nothing screams summer like delicious food trucks and splash pad fun! The Peoria community is invited to beat the heat at the Summer Food Truck...

We Want Your Arizona Restaurant Foodie Reviews!

If you are a food enthusiast who has found a hidden gem in Arizona that is so incredibly good that you want to get...

Arizona’s Fresh Foodie Trail Winds Through Mesa, Gilbert, Queen Creek

Did you know Arizona has a Fresh Foodie Trail where food lovers can engage in an agrotourism sampling of seasonal goods and produce? The...

Wine Tasting at Lamp Café in La Mirada Center on May...

Lamp Café at La Mirada Center in North Scottsdale invites customers to enjoy an evening sipping wine samples from Southern Glazer’s of AZ, a...

SHAKE SHACK Cookbook Goes on Sale May 16th

SHAKE SHACK: RECIPES & STORIES (Clarkson Potter/Publishers) is the first-ever cookbook from restaurateur Danny Meyer's beloved modern-day "roadside" burger stand, which rose from humble...

Be Sure to Visit Eclectic Uptown Sedona

Uptown Sedona, at the intersection of Arizona 89A and 179, is packed with galleries, gift shops, cafes and restaurants. Compact and easily walked, Uptown...
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The Kitchen Kit Packages Arizona-Made Products with Custom Recipe (Video)

Bite Magazine continues to celebrate Arizona made products and our culinary community with a new partnership debuting on Friday, May 5 with Phoenix home...

Elly’s Brunch & Café Opening in Central Phoenix

Food doesn't get any fresher, iced coffee doesn't get any cooler, and the friendly staff welcomes guests 365 days a year at Elly's Brunch...

My Local Business: A Little Slice of Heaven

My Local News - Arizona is a huge supporter of all things local and we love to help local business get the word out...
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