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Chef Bernie Kantak blends perfection at Citizen Public House

Citizen Public House
by in Eat | Experience AZ Magazine | Featured

If dining was baseball, Chef Bernie Kantak has pitched a perfect game with Citizen Public House. For years, Kantak’s devotees have praised former Cowboy Ciao mastermind’s culinary genius. But with Citizen Public House, which is located in a relaxed and stylish renovated building in Old Town Scottsdale’s Fifth Avenue Shops, Kantak has exceeded the expectations… Read More →

Sky Harbor renovations elevate travelers’ experience

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Friends embrace. Families explore an art exhibition. Shoppers admire handcrafted wares and hungry travelers survey a myriad of local eateries before settling on a lunch destination. This is the scene at the newly renovated Terminal 4 at Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport. It’s where about 85 percent of the airport travelers, more than 100,000 people… Read More →

Eight’s Check Please! is a must for Arizona foodies

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The third annual Eight’s Check Please! Arizona Festival will be held on March 22nd, 2015 at Cityscape in Downtown Phoenix from 11 a.m.-3 p.m. The culinary festival will feature local, independent eateries from hamburger haunts to five-star, gourmet restaurants. Local foodies will be able to try an array of different foods and explore in this one-stop shop… Read More →

Top 5 Restaurants: Southwestern (Spring-Summer 2014)

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[cjtoolbox name=’Experience AZ Top5′] Get ready to experience Arizona’s spring/summer 2014 Top 5 Restaurants Southwestern! And use Experience AZ to guide you toward a visit that will make you want to come back time after time to keep crossing the must see hot spots off your Top 5 lists. Top 5 Restaurants: Southwestern Cowboy Ciao… Read More →

Top 5: Southwestern Restaurants (Fall-Winter 2012)

Photo: Z’Tejas Southwestern Grill

The Top 5 Southwestern Restaurants — as voted on by Experience AZ readers: Cowboy Ciao 7133 E. Stetson Dr., Scottsdale, AZ 85251 (480) WINE-111 (9463) cowboyciao.com What began as Tex-Mex Italian 14 years ago has evolved into modern American with global influences. Whether you’re not sure what you’re craving, or if you’re with a group… Read More →

Top 5: Southwestern Restaurants (Spring-Summer 2012)

Top 5 Southwestern Restaurants (Spring-Summer 2012)

The Top 5 Southwestern Restaurants — as voted on by Experience AZ readers: Cowboy Ciao 7133 E. Stetson Dr., Scottsdale, AZ 85251 480-WINE-111 (9463) cowboyciao.com What began as Tex-Mex Italian 14 years ago has evolved into Modern American with global influences. Whether you’re not sure what you’re craving, or if you’re with a group on… Read More →

Chef Kantak Of Citizen Public House Dishes About His Salad Favorites

Citizen Public House, The Original Chopped Salad
by in Dining | Executive Lifestyle

When your salad has its own Facebook page, that’s when you know you’ve made a culinary impact; and Chef Bernie Kantak of Citizen Public House in Old Scottsdale is living proof of it. After years of chefs — both locally and nationally — replicating and recreating his Original Chopped Salad, Kantak jokingly created a Facebook… Read More →