The Top 5 Phoenix Favorites — as voted on by Experience AZ readers:

Matt’s Big Breakfast

801 N. 1st St.,
Phoenix, AZ 85004
(602) 254-1074
Using only cage-free eggs from humanely raised chickens, Angus beef, grain-fed natural Iowa pork and local organic produce, this breakfast hot-spot only serves high quality dishes.

Pizzeria Bianco

623 E. Adams St.,
Phoenix, AZ 85004
(602) 258-8300
Come for the pizza — as it has been rated as the best pizza in the U.S. by Bon Appétit, the New York Times, Vogue, and Rachel Ray; and, it has also been recognized by Martha Stewart, Oprah, GQ and Gourmet.

Carolina’s Mexican Food

1202 E. Mohave St.,
Phoenix, AZ 85034
(602) 252-1503
Carolina’s Mexican Food offers fantastic Mexican food, catering, and even dedicates itself to help the community by donating to nonprofit organizations, such as the Free Arts for Abused Children and Phoenix Day.

The Fry Bread House

4140 N. 7th Ave.,
Phoenix, AZ 85013
(602) 351-2345
Locals love the green chili stew, the restaurant’s small, rustic charm, the red chili burro and, of course, the fry bread.


603 N. 5th Ave.,
Phoenix, AZ 85003
(602) 441-2697
Located in a restored 1913 bungalow, Cibo’s intimate environment combined with its artisanal pizzas and house-made, fresh pasta create an unforgettable evening.

Experience AZ Fall-Winter 2012