Old Town Archives

Stingray Sushi celebrates 10 years, closes Old Town location

It’s a bittersweet day for the owners of Stingray Sushi. After 10 incredible years in Old Town Scottsdale, Stingray Sushi has shuttered its original location and is in the process of securing a bigger, better space in the heart of Scottsdale. But fear not Scottsdale sushi lovers, sister restaurant located right next door, Geisha A… Read More →

Photos from Platform Scottsdale’s ‘Keep Calm, Dream Big’ event

Platform Scottsdale celebrated their 2nd anniversary with the “Keep Calm, Dream Big” event in Old Town Scottsdale at Hotel Indigo. Over 150 women came out to attend the elite event, which featured a pink carpet, pink cocktails, raffle items and more. Photos by Lauren Streiff/Lunabear Studios. Photos from Platform Scottsdale’s ‘Keep Calm, Dream Big’ event… Read More →

Review: Old Town’s Bottled Blonde

by in Date Night | Dining | Lifestyle

Attractive servers, a nice variety of beers, overpriced parking – Bottled Blonde is another Scottsdale sports bar in a sea of sports bars. While there isn’t much that makes Bottled Blonde stand out, it’s clean, comfortable and convenient. The owners have remodeled the once bland Axis-Radius club into a welcoming pizza and beer joint. There… Read More →

Thirsty Thursday: Strawberry Shamrock

by in Lifestyle | Thirsty Thursday

For those of you still holding on to what little bit of summer we still have, which isn’t hard since most days are still hitting 90 degrees outside, here is a #ThirstyThursday drink for you! I was recently catching up with a friend at one of our favorite Scottsdale hotspots, Kelly’s at SouthBridge, and we… Read More →

Axis Radius Closing Down, Offers Two "Pre-Demolition" Parties

The iconic Scottsdale nightclub, Axis Radius, will be torn down this summer, and they are celebrating by throwing a “two-day blowout bash.” Two “pre-demolition parties” will happen on Friday, June 28 and Saturday, June 29. The club, which has been an integral part of the Scottsdale nightlife scene since its inception in 1997, will offer… Read More →

Gallery owners, merchants form ‘We Are Marshall Way’

by in Business News | Events | Small Biz

The holiday lights have been hung early, the temperatures have dropped below 90 and the merchants along Marshall Way just North of Indian School in the Arts District of Old Town are gearing up for what could be their most prosperous Fall ArtWalk season in years. From the popular eateries like Eddie’s House to the… Read More →

America’s Taco Shop eyes rapid growth, franchising

by in Business News | Dining | Small Biz

America’s Taco Shop is growing into the American dream. Started in 2008 by local entrepreneurial couple America Corrales-Bortin and Terry Bortin, this fast-casual concept specializes in authentic carne asada and al pastor, which is used in their tacos, burritos, tortas and more.  The newest location features a 1,200 square foot dining room which seats 42… Read More →

Terés Nail Bar, The Best Thing to Happen to Nails Since Polish

by in Beauty | Escape | Style

There’s a new nail bar in town, and I must forewarn you, don’t step inside unless you can come back again and again. terés | A NAIL BAR, located on Indian School Rd. in Old Town Scottsdale, is a quaint space with high ceilings, boasting an earthy feel to it. This might seem contradictory, but terés is… Read More →