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Photo of the new Fazoli's scheduled to open in Mesa, Arizona....
Kevin Stone

Fazoli’s set to open first street-side location since returning to Phoenix market

Italian fast-casual restaurant Fazoli's is set to debut its first street-side location since returning to the metro Phoenix market.
20 hours ago
A view of the Barrio Queen in Gilbert, Arizona. The Mexican restaurant chain opened its eight locat...

Barrio Queen opens 8th Valley Mexican restaurant in Surprise

The Valley’s eighth Barrio Queen Mexican restaurant opened Wednesday in Surprise and will offer specials throughout December.
4 days ago
A table at Kembara, which is set to open Dec. 7, 2023, at JW Marriott Phoenix Desert Ridge Resort....

New restaurant Kembara opening at JW Marriott Phoenix Desert Ridge Resort

A new restaurant from acclaimed chef Angelo Sosa is coming to the Valley. Kembara will be housed at JW Marriott Phoenix Desert Ridge.
5 days ago
Phoenix-based caterer M Culinary Concepts is looking to hire more than 300 hospitality professional...
Damon Allred

M Culinary Concepts hiring hundreds ahead of Valley event season

Arizona-based caterer M Culinary Concepts will hire over 300 hospitality professionals ahead of upcoming events in the Valley.
11 days ago
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3 Arizona restaurants ranked among the top 100 in country

Three Arizona restaurants, two in Scottsdale and one in Sedona, have been ranked among the 100 best in the nation for 2023 by OpenTable.
15 days ago
Cornish Pasty Co. plans to a downtown Glendale, Arizona, location in spring 2024....

Cornish Pasty Co. plans to open downtown Glendale restaurant in spring

The Cornish Pasty Co. is bringing its British-inspired fare to the revitalized Gaslight Building in downtown Glendale next year.
17 days ago
Over Easy is planning to open multiple new breakfast restaurants across metro Phoenix over the next...

Over Easy plans to open 7 more breakfast restaurants across metro Phoenix

Arizona breakfast chain Over Easy is going through a growth spurt, having signed leases on seven additional restaurants.
19 days ago
A Press Coffee location inside of Sprouts. (Evolve PR and Marketing photo)...
David Veenstra

Press Coffee to open counters at 4 more Valley Sprouts grocery stores

Press Coffee and Sprouts Farmers Market are opening four new Press Coffee locations inside of Sprouts stores over the next four months.
19 days ago
rendering of The Henry and food offered at the store...

The Henry, a Sam Fox restaurant, to open 2nd Valley restaurant next year

The Henry, a Sam Fox restaurant concept, announced it will open the doors to its second location in the Valley next year. 
20 days ago
Kid holding ice cream cone. (Instagram: @handelsicecream)...
Brandon Gray

Handel’s Homemade Ice Cream opening Tempe Marketplace location with celebration

Handel's Homemade Ice Cream is hosting a grand opening celebration of its fourth location in the Valley.
23 days ago
side by side images displaying chicken and interior design of restaurant...

Drake-backed Dave’s Hot Chicken to open 2nd Valley location Friday

Nashville-style Dave's Hot Chicken is set to open its second Valley location this week, restauranteurs announced.
24 days ago
White Castle is opening its second Valley location in Tempe on Nov. 28, 2023....
Kevin Stone

White Castle sets opening date for its 2nd metro Phoenix hamburger joint

Start making your plans, Cravers. White Castle has announced an opening date for its highly anticipated second metro Phoenix location in Tempe.
24 days ago
The Rosticceria, concept from Joey Maggiore...

Maggiore Group’s The Rosticceria set to open in Scottsdale next month

There's a new Italian restaurant coming to Scottsdale from award-winning Chef Joey Maggiore. The Rosticceria will open its doors on Dec. 5.
1 month ago
The District Dome will transform into a festive evergreen forest with the launch of the first conce...
Brandon Gray

Embrace holiday magic with new Ember Lounge in The District Dome at Desert Ridge Marketplace

The District Dome, a 50-foot spherical dome, will transform into the Ember Lounge at Desert Ridge Marketplace this holiday season.
1 month ago
The second Doughbird restaurant is opening Wednesday, Oct. 25, 2023, in Phoenix, Arizona....

Doughbird set to open 2nd Phoenix pizza/chicken restaurant

Fox Restaurant Concepts will open the doors to its second Phoenix Doughbird pizza/chicken restaurant this week.
2 months ago
The Global Ambassador hotel will open in Phoenix on Dec. 6, 2023....
Kevin Stone

The Global Ambassador hotel in Phoenix finally has an opening date

The Global Ambassador, Valley restaurant mogul Sam Fox’s long-awaited foray into the high-end hotel business, finally has an opening date.
2 months ago
centerpont on mill...
Brandon Gray

Wren and Wolf owner unveils 4th concept at former downtown Tempe PF Chang’s location

Pretty Decent Concepts is building its fourth cocktail and creative restaurant concept in the former PF Chang's at in Tempe.  
2 months ago
Mexican Warm Bowl over seasoned brown rice at Angie's Prime Grill. (Photo by David Blakeman)...
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Angie’s Lobster owners to open Valley drive-thru concept serving prime steak

The owners of Angie’s Lobster are planning to open a metro Phoenix drive-thru concept that will serve prime steak.
2 months ago
Simon’s Hot Dogs will close in Scottsdale after Oct. 28, 2023, and aims to operate as a food truc...
Kevin Stone

Simon’s Hot Dogs closing Scottsdale restaurant, but not shutting down for good

Simon’s Hot Dogs, a favorite spot for vegans and meat eaters alike, will soon close its doors in Old Town Scottsdale and search for a new home.
2 months ago
File photo of a row of smoothies. Three Phoenix-area Tropical Smoothie Cafes are offering freebies ...

3 Phoenix-area Tropical Smoothie Cafes offer freebies, specials for grand opening weekend

Three Phoenix-area Tropical Smoothie Cafe locations will give away free smoothies for a year Saturday as part of their grand opening weekend.
2 months ago
Birdcall storefront...
Brandon Gray

Chicken restaurant Birdcall expands with grand opening in Phoenix

Denver-based chicken restaurant Birdcall announced the grand opening of its second Arizona location in the Valley.
3 months ago
A rendering shows the plans for Pickle and Social Scottsdale....
Kevin Stone

Pickle and Social sport/entertainment venue coming to Scottsdale

Come for the pickleball, stay for the food, drinks, games and music. And if you like the idea of Pickle and Social Scottsdale, you can own a piece of it.
3 months ago
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Here are some of the best metro Phoenix places to celebrate National Cheeseburger Day

Here's the list of some of the best spots across metro Phoenix to grab a burger on National Cheeseburger Day.
3 months ago
Fans can add edible images and messages to coffee or beer foam at Arizona Cardinals home games in t...

Print it: Cardinals to debut machines that top beer, coffee foam with images

The Arizona Cardinals will draw up a trick play at their home opener Sunday when they debut high-tech beverage printing machines.
3 months ago