North Scottsdale houses some of the nicest bars in the valley, and Blue Martini is no exception. This swanky lounge attracts a posh Scottsdale clientele and serves delicious drinks at a reasonable price. It's worth it to make an early trip to Blue Martini for the happy hour drink specials that ear ... More >>
Hannah HayesIt looks like skinny margaritas aren't the only low-cal cocktails taking over the Valley. Take it from Bravo reality star Bethenny Frankel, who made an appearance in Scottsdale last week to promote her recently launched line of Skinnygirl ready-to-serve drinks. Originally, the line b ... More >>
The only thing that sucks more than being addicted to Twitter is following your local dive bar and seeing updates from them every month or so. This time we've got a list of favorite bars that tweet well -- and often. Check out whose tweets caught our eye after the jump!
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Gary Koh Underneath the giant disco ball, amidst the vast, multi-level interior awash in funky jazz music, next to the rows of clear glass vodka bottles backlit in cool hues of volcano red and electric blue, Gary Koh tends bar. For three years, he's been a familiar face at Blue Martini&nbs ... More >>
A daily dose of food news, with no preservatives or additives. Tonight marks the one year anniversary of the Blue Martini at City North. They're throwing a party to celebrate and they want you to go, here's your invite. What doesn't have salmonella these days? Turns out it was the pepper ... More >>
While you won't ever witness Noah Wylie on the television performing emergency tracheotomies or amputating bloody limbs (a la the ER actor he shares his name with), you can definitely catch the 27-year-old DJ in action at a few North Scottsdale nightspots every weekend. Besides his moniker, Wylie a ... More >>
Arizona Capitol Times just announced the winners of its annual "Best of Capitol" survey a few days ago, and it's interesting to see the restaurant picks of our local political movers and shakers. Not surprisingly, Cheuvront's gets props (owner Ken Cheuvront is a state senator), while Durant's seems ... More >>