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


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 →

Local pizzerias toss pies for childhood literacy

Central Bistro

Eating pizza will be more than just a night out for dinner in the Valley this October. KidsRead USA, a childhood literacy program that provides books for children whose families cannot afford them, is teaming up with Valley restaurants to raise money for children in need with the Pizza My Heart for KidsRead USA Challenge… Read More →

Top 5 American Contemporary Restaurants


[cjtoolbox name=’Experience AZ Top5′] Get ready to experience Arizona’s spring/summer 2014 Top 5 Restaurants American Contemporary! 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: American Contemporary… Read More →

Eight’s Check, Please! Arizona Festival at CityScape

by in Eat | Events

The most popular locally produced TV show on Eight, Arizona PBS takes over CityScape in downtown Phoenix Sun., April 28, 11 a.m. – 4 p.m., for a live food event aptly called Eight’s Check, Please! Arizona Festival. Eight, in collaboration with R Entertainment Company, will transform CityScape into an exploration of Arizona’s independent restaurant scene… Read More →

Top 5: American Contemporary Restaurants (Fall-Winter 2012)

Photo: LON’s at The Hermosa Inn

The Top 5 American Contemporary — as voted on by Experience AZ readers: elements 5700 E. McDonald Dr., Paradise Valley, AZ 85253 (800) 245-2051 sanctuaryoncamelback.com Award-winning cuisine and spectacular views make dining at elements a Sanctuary highlight. LON’s at The Hermosa Inn 5532 N. Palo Cristi Rd., Paradise Valley, AZ 85253 (800) 241-1210 hermosainn.com/lons LON’s offers… Read More →

Top 5: American Restaurants (Spring-Summer 2012)

Top 5 American Restaurants (Spring-Summer 2012)

The Top 5 American Restaurants — as voted on by Experience AZ readers: Binkley’s Restaurant 6920 E. Cave Creek Rd., Cave Creek, AZ 85331 480-437-1072 binkleysrestaurant.com In a town of cowboy bars, chef Kevin Binkley creates a world-class menu featuring dishes like black-truffle whipped potatoes, monkfish with gnocchi, braised greens and i’itoi onions, and red-wine-poached… Read More →

JAMIE LOVES: March 2012

JAMIE Loves: Jamie Herzlinger
by in Events

JAMIE Loves in March… Spring! I am so excited that spring is here! One of my favorite things about March is Spring Break. Unfortunately, I am always super busy with work in March and therefore cannot go anywhere too far. Lucky for me, I live in one of the best cities, full of activities, amazing… Read More →