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Here are the latest Arizona Restaurant Week participants

For some, the falling leaves and subtle chill in the air signify the onset of autumn. Here in the Valley, local diners celebrate the season with the arrival of The Arizona Restaurant Association’s Fall Arizona Restaurant Week (ARW). This year marks the 10th anniversary of this food-focused event that has developed into a 10-day long… Read More →

Ranking Arizona: Top 10 Mexican restaurants

Here are the Top 10 Mexican food restaurants in Arizona, based on public voting for Ranking Arizona, the state’s biggest and most comprehensive business opinion poll. Ranking Arizona is based purely on opinion and ranks companies based how voters answer this simple question: with whom would you recommend doing business? To make your vote count… Read More →

Barrio Queen among new additions to Desert Ridge Marketplace

Desert Ridge Marketplace

With $15 million renovations underway at Desert Ridge Marketplace, the shopping center added three new tenants to its current mix, which includes local Mexican hotspot Barrio Queen. This will be Barrio Queen’s first North Valley location and is planned to open its doors at Desert Ridge Marketplace late this summer. The 5,700-square-foot restaurant will include a tree-covered… Read More →

The James Agency adds Barrio Queen and Central Kitchen to client roster

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The James Agency (TJA), a Scottsdale-based full-service advertising, public relations and digital firm, added two restaurant clients to its growing roster, Barrio Queen and The Phoenix Ale Brewery Central Kitchen. TJA has been named the PR agency of record for both restaurants, handling ongoing PR and social media efforts. TJA also will be redesigning Barrio Queen’s website and handling search engine… Read More →

LGE completes Pomo at Gilbert’s Heritage Marketplace

LGE Design Build has completed tenant improvement construction for the 2,600-square-foot Pomo Pizzeria Napoletana at Heritage Marketplace in Gilbert. The restaurant features a 6,000-pound, wood-fire pizza oven imported from Italy with hand-crafted stone. In addition, the authentic Italian restaurant features a bar and outdoor seating. “As one of the restaurant hotspots in the Valley, Heritage… Read More →

Arizona Restaurant Week Returns Sept. 19-28

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Arizona Restaurant Week (ARW) will return this fall with 10 nights of incredible edibles, commencing for the first time on a Friday night. Arizona Restaurant Week, Fall Edition will be held Friday, September 19 through Sunday, September 28. During Fall ARW, over 150 Phoenix restaurants will offer specialty prix-fixe dinner menus for $33 and $44… Read More →

Thirsty Thursday: Barrio Queen Tequileria y Restaurante

July 24 is National Tequila Day, and there’s only one place you’ll find us in Scottsdale celebrating happy hour — Barrio Queen in Old Town. All tequila, mescals and sotols are half-off. You can also swipe a tequila flight for $10 and a margarita for $6. Barrio Queen, head by renowned Chef Silvana Salcido Esperanza,… Read More →