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Andaz Scottsdale Resort & Spa names chef, leadership team

Andaz Scottsdale Resort & Spa

Andaz Scottsdale Resort & Spa appointed four key leaders to the hotel, which is expected to open in Paradise Valley in September 2016, and its executive chef. The resort’s sales and marketing team will be led by Area Director of Sales and Marketing Terri Benich; Director of Business and Luxury Sales Kristen Neibergs; Director of Events… Read More →

El Sol Foods to serve salsa at PIR


Gilbert-based El Sol Foods is now the official salsa slinger at the Phoenix International Raceway. The family owned and operated business has been named the exclusive salsa partner of its hometown track for the Nov. 11-13 race weekend, when NASCAR returns for the semi-final race of The Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup. El Sol… Read More →

5 tips on grilling the perfect burger

grilling the perfect burger

Summer is in full swing, and that means two things: triple digit weather and lots of grilling by the pool. Everyone has their own methods for making the perfect burger for summer, but one of the newer burger joints in Phoenix, Burger Theory, is offering up some tips on how you can grill your own perefect burger.… Read More →

Get ready Arcadia. Gadzooks Enchiladas is coming to town


The gooey deliciousness that is Gadzooks Enchildas & Soup will soon be available to Arcadia residents as the owner announces the opening of a new location slated to open in late 2016 or early 2017. The new spot will be near 40th Street and Camelback Road at 4031 E. Camelback Rd., right along the canal. Owner Aaron… Read More →

High-end luxury sports bar opens in Scottsdale


Social Tap Eatery , a sports bar and restaurant with a Mexican-American fusion cuisine, officially opened the doors for its Scottsdale location in April, offering lunch, beer and a social atmosphere.   Photos courtesy of Social Tap Eatery The new Scottsdale hotspot is the third location for Social Tap Eatery, with two others in California, and… Read More →

Go to Taco heaven at 7th Annual Taco Festival


The 7th Annual Arizona Taco Festival is set to bring another year of fiesta fun with more than 50 teams competing for $10,000 in cash, while an expected 30,000 attendees nosh their way through more than 100 types of tacos throughout the weekend. Arizona Taco Festival, Sat. and Sun., Oct. 15 and 16, 11 a.m.… Read More →

Nerd nirvana: Bonus Round looks to tie community together

Arcade bar

If you’re looking to go where people know your name, you might want to head over to Phoenix’s new arcade bar, Bonus Round. You may not get greeted like it’s an episode of ‘Cheers’, but Jacob Rendel and James Goshow opened Bonus Round to create a community-based environment where folks can comfortably enjoy nerd culture with… Read More →

I scream! You scream! Creamistry coming to uptown


The popular chemistry inspired ice creamery, Creamistry is opening an Uptown Phoenix location on July 11, right next door the Phoenix’s first ever Lou Malnati’s Pizza location. The ice cream shop will host a grand opening, with specials for the week of July 18 at the new uptown location, near Central Avenue and Camelback Road.… Read More →

Pita Café coming to Collier Center

Downtown Phoenix

Pita Café, a fast-casual Greek and Mediterranean restaurant, is opening its third Arizona location in the Collier Center in downtown Phoenix, according to an announcement from the restaurant and RED Development. This will be Pita Cafe’s first location to Phoenix, with two existing locations currently open in Scottsdale. Pita Café will open in a 2,120 square foot… Read More →

Pedal Haus Brewery to close for renovations

Pedal Haus Brewery

The Euro-style bike themed brewery on Mill Ave. is closing temporarily for renovations to expand its brewery and restaurant. Pedal Haus Brewery, will be closed for an expansive remodel from June 27 to Sept. 26 with a re-grand opening scheduled for early October. The expanded restaurant, founded by acclaimed restaurateur Julian Wright of Fork and Dagger… Read More →

20 Downtown Phoenix restaurants you should try out

Commercial Development - AZRE Magazine January/February 2012

Downtown Phoenix is home to a unique dining scene that only started to gain traction recently. There are a variety of great dining options here in Phoenix, but it can be so hard deciding where. We compiled a list of some great spots to check out during while you’re in downtown Phoenix. Just don’t forget… Read More →

Downtown Phoenix food scene continues to grow

downtown Phoenix food

The food scene in downtown Phoenix has gone to the next level and is thriving, opening up new opportunities for businesses and for people who like adventure. According to, there has been a plan to help create 60 new restaurants and bars downtown since 2008. And their research shows that from 2007-2013, revenue has… Read More →

Arizona resorts offer hot staycation deals

The Boulders Resort & Spa

Arizona is home to some of the world’s most fantastic pools, luxurious spas, romantic retreats, spectacular golf courses and best restaurants. So if you need a summer getaway, why not save money and take advantage of staycation deals? Forget about flight delays and rental cars because many of Arizona’s award-winning hotels and resorts offer summer deals that… Read More →

Lunch & Learn returns to Sanctuary on Camelback


Sanctuary on Camelback Mountain’s award-winning Lunch & Learn series returns for its 15th season. This summer’s lineup, featuring some of the country’s top culinary experts, will leave guests star struck (and asking for seconds) as celebrity chefs and Food Network Stars dish out recipes and behind-the-scenes insight. On Saturdays throughout July and August, top chefs… Read More →