Find the best food in Phoenix and its suburbs, from locally inspired Southwestern cuisine to great pizza. Discuss your favorite restaurants and bars and find new places to try.

An Exploration of Phoenix and Chicago’s Unique and Unexpected Food Connection

I took a Mediterranean cruise in 2015, and my wife and I found ourselves in Rome for a short stop—maybe six total hours. So, in order to maximize our time there, we hired a driver to show us around...

Anything good for Lunch and Dinner in PHX-Scottsdale?

by twodales2 3 months ago

Looking for good spots for good food in Scottsdale or PHX. From Diners to Nice Restaurants. Thanks for any tips.

Caf Casino in Scottsdale

by mauig 3 months ago

I see several folks remember this place. Looking for the name of my former neighbor, Mark, who worked there (mgr?) then moved to Denver. Thanks for your help.

Restaurant Critics Not Writing Dine-in Reviews

by exit2lef 1 year ago

I've noticed some dining critics writing essays in which they proclaim that they will not resume reviewing restaurants based on on-site dining, even as restaurants reopen their dining rooms in many...

Review: El Chorro Lodge (Paradise Valley, AZ)

by ejs1492 11 years ago

Before we go any further, let’s just get one thing out of the way. The newly renovated and re-tooled El Chorro Lodge is a beautiful restaurant. The interior design is a tasteful update of a vener...

Replacing Don & Charlies

by Larry_R 2 years ago

We have a group that goes to spring training in Phoenix for a week every year in March. Our traditional opening-night dinner has been at Don & Charlies in Scottsdale. Now that D&C is gone, what wou...

STANLEY'S SAUSAGES - why is there no discussion about what happened to them?

Mr Taster
by Mr Taster 8 years ago

I'm visiting from LA this weekend and trying to figure out what's going on here. As I understand it, Stanley's opens in 1963 and becomes a destination place for Eastern European sausages in the ...

Looking for a truly authentic Italian restaurant (Scottsdale, AZ)

by ciboguy 12 years ago

I live part of the year in Italy and am looking for a truly Italian restaurant in Scottsdale. I'm hoping to find a restaurant owned and managed by a real Italian who has not americanized his cuisi...

Phoenix area - Thanksgiving restaurant for veg and non-veg guests

by Loganberry98 2 years ago

Hello all - I am searching for a restaurant in the Phoenix area to accommodate both vegetarian and non-vegetarian patrons. As posted below, I found a place that has lots of options for both veg an...

Prescott... Any updates on food scene?

by Dagney 2 years ago

Chow-worthy in Prescott? We are considering moving there.

Recao/culantro and aji dulce peppers - where to buy?

by wenard 2 years ago

Does anyone know where I can get Aji its a carrebean sweet peeper use to make spanish sofrito in the Phoenix area

In search of chef from San Diego

by neuronut13 3 years ago

Hi guys, long shot here. I'm from San Diego and one of my fave restaurants about a decade ago was called Region here in San Diego; the chef then left to start a restaurant in Phoenix. I can't remem...

Sonoran enchies in Phoenix?

by azveggieguy 12 years ago

Does anyone in the Phoenix area know of a Mexican restaurant that serves flat, Sonoran-style enchiladas? I moved this past year from Tucson to Prescott and can’t find them upstate – but am hoping t...

Tina's Ethiopian Cafe-Chandler, Az

by VictorLouis 14 years ago

I've done some searching here, and I've only seen it mentioned in the context of other posts, or in reviews of Lalibella or Blue Nile. I've never had Ethiopian food before, and I've passed the loc...

Manuel's tortillia soup

by jynnger 3 years ago

I live in phx az and want the recipe for manuel's mexican restaurant tortilla soup.

Where to go for sushi

by foodiehousewife89 3 years ago

My husband and I are going to be in Tempe, AZ for Wicked and want to go out for sushi before or after the show. I love hand rolls but can't do big chunks of the raw stuff. I know I know, bad foodie...

Anthon Berg Chocolates... in AZ?

by Sadistick 3 years ago

Have some family traveling in AZ and would like them to bring back some Anthon Berg chocolates (rarely available in Toronto, sadly!). Can anyone suggest where one might purchase some? They are sta...

Has anyone tried SW Meat & Provision in Arcadia/PHX?

by tastyjon 14 years ago

A neighbor asked if I've tried a certain butcher shop on 48th St. which supposedly sells grass fed beef. I've never noticed one but drove around this morning and sure enough, there's a stand alone...

Phoenix suggestions needed

by Foodiefamily3 3 years ago

Returning to Phoenix after many years for a long weekend. Looking for dining suggestions, all prices, love Mexican, no Italian please. Quirky is good. Looking for something fun and local. thanks!

Martelli Pasta

by lballinger 3 years ago

Does anyone know where I can buy this in the greater Phoenix area? Amazon sells it, but the cost is prohibitive when shipping is added.