It's safe. You can come out now. It's September. And while temperatures may still hover uncomfortably for a bit, we feel fall in the air -- and that means outdoor festivals with lots to eat and drink. So get out your calendar (or your smart phone) and jot down the dates for these must-do events. And ... More >>
The tiny little former Taco Bell next to The Vig made a great first home for chef Aaron May's retro breakfast joint, Over Easy, but now the restaurant is ready for more hungry diners in its expanded, newer spot.Located at 4730 E. Indian School, #123, the new Over Easy has expanded hours -- from 6 ... More >>
Six months ago, fans of German food and drink had to cry into their beers when Black Forest Mill closed its doors after developing a raucous reputation for late-night dance parties. While the deejays have since moved on to other venues, the restaurant (4900 E. Indian School, 602-957-015 ... More >>
Two new restaurants just a few blocks apart, both opening the same week?
Not bad for a particular stretch of Indian School Road that hasn't see a lot of action lately. The brand-new dining options are cheap, cheerful, and casual.
Maui Dog is a brightly painted joint that took over the form ... More >>
A sign just went up on the front door of the former Black Forest Mill restaurant (4900 E. Indian School), which closed a couple weeks ago, indicating that the location will once again be home to a German restaurant -- this time under new ownership.An employee at the adjoining German Sausage Co. says ... More >>
Former Canal chef Justin Beckett has kept himself busy since the SouthBridge restaurant closed last summer -- he's been blogging about his home cooking escapades on Facebook (Beckett's Kitchen Table), Tweeting about his research, and working on two new concepts, Beckett's Food for the Neighborhoo ... More >>
Farewell to a longstanding neighborhood Italian spot.
Just got wind of the recent closure of That's Italiano, the mom-and-pop restaurant on Indian School (3737 E. Indian School) that was popular with the nearby Arcadia crowd for its homey pastas, live music, and old-school ambiance.
Isn't th ... More >>
Originally published in STM.Dear Raymer jewelry.My best friend came over a couple weeks ago wearing a metal rose, an I.D. bracelet, a broken Swatch watch, a chandelier crystal and a large, metal cross...at the same time.All of these broken bits were tangled, soldered, bent and twisted together in ... More >>
True to its name, the brand-new Corona Cantina on Indian School has a full bar, and slings the drinks 'til 2 a.m. daily. But it's a restaurant, too.
The Mexican-inspired menu features everything from chimichangas, enchiladas, tacos, and tortilla soup, to burgers, bruschetta, wings, and sal ... More >>
The Nappy Roots are scheduled to perform on Friday at Club Red in Tempe.
Now that the chill of winter is starting to subside (temps are supposed to get into the high 70s) you've got little excuse to stay cooped up inside your domicile this weekend.
Why not book it to the ongoing Renaissance Festi ... More >>