Baby Kay

  • Blogs

    October 1, 2014

    Best of Phoenix A'Fare 2014: Here's the Final Lineup of Restaurants and Entertainment

    New Times' annual Best of Phoenix A'Fare is just around the corner and there's still time to get your ticket to the party. On Saturday, October 4 we'll be celebrating the best that our city has to offer with food, drinks, and live entertainment. In keeping with this year's theme, Tales of the City ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 17, 2014

    Win Tickets to the 2014 Best of Phoenix A'fare

    Get ready, y'all! Our Best of Phoenix issue comes out next week and that means it's time to celebrate. This year our annual party will be held at Burton Barr Central Library on Saturday, October 4 -- and you're invited. Join us as we celebrate with more than 30 local restaurants, nine bars, and pl ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 21, 2014

    Baby Kay's Abandons Plans to Open Second Location in Phoenix

    It's been more than six months since Baby Kay's closed its doors at Town & Country in Phoenix, at which time the restaurant announced plans to move into a new location nearby at 1582 East Bethany Home Road, in the former home of Richardson's Cuisine of New Mexico. But now the owners have abandoned ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 3, 2014

    Mardi Gras Food, Cocktails, and Fun Around Metro Phoenix

    While the rain ended up shutting down downtown Phoenix's Mardi Gras bash at CityScape last weekend, there's no need to give up on Fat Tuesday completely. King Cake, cocktails, and parties around Phoenix will liven the mood back up, even if there's no parade. Check out what you can do to get all your ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 25, 2014

    Grassroots Kitchen & Tap in Phoenix: Happy Hour Report Card

    The Spot: Grassroots Kitchen & Tap 2119 East Camelback Road, Suite A21 602-368-8766

  • Blogs

    February 4, 2014

    Baby Kay's Cajun Kitchen Opening a Location in Mesa

    Mesa residents with an appreciation for Cajun and Creole fare will be able to satisfy their cravings soon. Baby Kay's, the longtime Valley Cajun restaurant formerly located at Town & Country Shopping Center until August, is getting ready to open a restaurant at 2051 South Dobson Road in Mesa. The ne ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 21, 2013

    What to Eat with An Oscar Nominated Film: A Dinner and a Movie Recap

    If you're still hustling to get all of the Best Picture nominees watched before the Oscars on February 24, don't starve yourself doing it. We've been pairing up dinner and movies just so you'd be ready for Oscar season. While we didn't hit all of the nominees, we got most of them and have ideas for ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 4, 2013

    Django Unchained and Dinner at Baby Kay's

    While a jumbo tub of hot buttered popcorn is one of our most frequently indulged guilty pleasures, we think a good movie deserves a little better company than junk food. Try out our movie and meal pairings for yourself or feel free to suggest one of your own favorites in the comments. The Movie: D ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 17, 2012

    Our 21 Top Picks for Arizona Beer Week

    Arizona Beer week starts Saturday and we are so freakin' excited! After spending hours looking at each and every of the more than 150 events that will take place between Saturday, February 18th and Saturday, February 25th we have come up with a list of our favorites. We tried to narrow it down to se ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 12, 2011

    Phoenix Dining Cards Are Your New Favorite Gift for CenPho-ites

    ​In need of a quick gift for a CenPho pal that likes to eat at locally owned restaurants? Have I got an idea for you. Check out Phoenix Dining Cards. Packaged like a deck of cards, each of the 52 cards inside is a gift certificate to a local restaurant in Central Phoenix -- 50 cards are worth ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 6, 2011

    The Best of Phoenix A'Fare and Cookie Snails in Today's Eater's Digest​Hungry for your early morning serving of food news, with no preservatives or additives?BOP A'FareDon't miss your chance to hang out with the cool people at the 12th Annual Best of Phoenix A'Fare. This year, we will be transforming the ol' Borders book store at the Biltmore Fashion P ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 8, 2011

    Fat Tuesday Hot Spots and King Cake Rolls in Today's Eater's Digest

    Momma Hen's Kitchen ​ Hungry for your early morning serving of food news, with no preservatives or additives?Fat Tuesday = Hungover WednesdayHappy Fat Tuesday! Ready to head out on the town tonight for a little Cajun style eatin' and drinkin'? If you are still looking for your Hurricane head ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 28, 2010

    Gator Eats Tempe Town Lake Fish, Lands on Our Plate

    In case you haven't heard, the poor fish that didn't survive The Great Tempe Town Levee Break of 2010 were fed to a six-foot alligator named "Tuesday" -- just one of nearly two dozen Arizona Herpetological Society reptiles that will feast on the receding water's tiny victims. That ins ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 9, 2010

    Beyond Groupon: Online Cheapies and Freebies for Culinary Adventurers

    Get this delicious meal for a song.​ ​ ​By now, almost everyone knows about the Phoenix version of, the website where you can sign up to get e-mails on a mega daily deal. They've offered everything from waxing services at 75% off to $40 restaurant gift certificates for ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 7, 2010

    Battle of the Gumbo: Hey, Waiter, There's an Embryo in My Soup

    A decade ago, just before I moved to Phoenix, I considered heading to New Orleans instead. My then-boyfriend and I called around checking on graduate schools and apartments but practically needed a Creole-to-English translator to figure out what the heck everyone was saying. Needless ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 27, 2009

    Petite Maison: New French Country Bistro in the Works

    When it opens sometime in the next six months, what might you expect to eat at Tapino chef James Porter's upcoming bistro, Petite Maison? Roasted heritage chicken from Willcox. Braised shortribs. A nice Nicoise salad with grilled fish. Some cheese, some charcuterie, and maybe a hot little ... More >>

  • Culture

    February 26, 2009
  • Best of Phoenix

    September 30, 2004


    Baby Kay's Cajun Kitchen

  • Dining

    June 6, 2002

    Pails in Comparison

    Southwestern flavors prevail in menu's Mexican-American war

  • Dining

    August 2, 2001

    Baby Kay A-OK

    C'est tout for Scottsdale, but les bon temps roll on in Phoenix

  • Dining

    November 30, 2000

    Gator Raid

    Restaurant's Cajun food is lukewarm

  • Dining

    November 13, 1997
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    February 20, 1997
  • News

    June 20, 1996

    The Smutty Professor

    After one drunken afternoon in 1994, longtime ASU law lecturer Michael Berch was forced to take an extended leave of absence. Now, despite allegations that he sexually harassed students and colleagues, he's returning to the classroom.

  • Dining

    September 14, 1995
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    May 13, 1992