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  • Blogs

    August 12, 2014

    5 Best Restaurants For Students Near ASU Tempe (Plus One For Your Parents)

    We'll admit, when we were in college we weren't the most enlightened of diners. That basically means we wasted a lot of money eating mediocre food at restaurants simply because we didn't know any better. But you don't have to make the same mistake. There are plenty of good -- and almost more impor ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 10, 2014

    5 Places to Eat and Drink in Huntington Beach, California

    Surf City, USA. Sun, sand, and pretty awesome little restaurants: Huntington Beach draws tourists from all over the world, and many times, the big-name places, like BJ's or Fred's Mexican Food, will welcome you with a long wait for a table. But no need to worry. We made our way up and down Main S ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 20, 2014

    Kids Drugs = The Coachella Experience

    Oakland resident Kimchi Truong was 24. She passed out on the Coachella grounds last weekend, likely due to an overdose. Her death, Thursday, was shocking. But what's really shocking is that this kind of thing doesn't happen more often.  This story is about very young people doing a s ... More >>

  • Dining

    February 20, 2014
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    February 20, 2014

    The Stand Serves Hecho en Arcadia Burgers and Tacos

    We're not quite sure how it happened, but somewhere along the way Central Phoenix's Arcadia neighborhood became the unofficial burger capital of metro Phoenix. So when The Stand opened, we were disappointed to hear the area would be getting yet another burger-centric joint. After an underwhelming fi ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 14, 2013

    Chandler Getting Arizona's First Burger 21 Restaurant

    Joining the sizzling, patty-filled meat sea of burger chains in the Valley (see: In-N-Out Burger, Habit Burger, Smashburger, Culver's, etc.), a new contender, Burger 21, has announced plans to throw its hamburger hat into the western U.S. ring with its first Arizona restaurant in Chandler. The fas ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 24, 2013

    5 Things to Eat in Los Angeles

    The difference between the Los Angeles food scene and the Phoenix food scene is that in L.A., every restaurant is a scene. And that's fine by us. L.A. is the place where the American cupcake takeover began (Sprinkles Cupcakes), In-N-Out was founded, and juicing became an acceptable diet. No, these ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 2, 2013

    Eric Schaefer Kicks Off a New Column for Chow Bella and Introduces Us to Travis Tolmachoff

    Introducing "Schaefer," in which Eric Schaefer -- a local guy with a big (but discerning) appetite and a sense of humor to match -- takes on the Phoenix food scene. The future of Phoenix food might just be a tall, lanky white kid named Travis Tolmachoff. Many people have dreams of making it big as ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 1, 2013

    Internet, Meet In-N-Out's Monkey-Style Burger

    It might be because In-N-Out's menu technically only offers five items or maybe because their food is so wildly poplar yet unattainable for many, but the California-based chain's "secret menu items" has a cult following to rival the best. There are plenty of things to be discovered beyond the basics ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 21, 2013

    KFC's New Original Recipe Boneless Chicken: You Ate the Bones? Really?

    The Guilty Pleasure Food: Original Recipe Boneless Chicken Where to Get It: KFC, locations Valleywide Price: $5 for a two-piece meal What It Really Costs: Sodium bloat and shame. See also: - 9 Favorite Spots for Fried Chicken in Metro Phoenix Advertising executives have a harder time than ever cat ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 18, 2013

    Kevin Binkley to Open Bink's Midtown in Phoenix on Wednesday

    No, it isn't your St. Patrick's Day hangover messin' with your head: Bink's Midtown, the restaurant from James Beard Award-nominated chef Kevin Binkley, will open this week in the former Sophie's Bistro space on Osborn. See also: -2013 James Beard Award Semifinalists Announced: 4 Arizona Candidate ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 4, 2013

    Korean Kids Get Kicked Out of McDonald's for $250 Fry Fracas

    McDonald's locations in Japan and South Korea recently dramatically reduced the cost of a large order of fries. The result? French fry parties where hordes of teenagers descend on the golden arches with cash and a desire to create some low-grade mayhem. See Also: --In-N-Out Burger, McDonald's Fries ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 19, 2013

    This Is a White Love Castle Valentine's Day

    White Castle, clearly the classiest of classy dining establishments, have a standing policy of taking V-day to the next level at selected locations. While we've heard of this we've never actually seen inside a White Castle during their yearly metamorphosis in "Love Castle." See Also: --In-N-Out Bur ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 6, 2013

    Rocket Burger & Subs Offers Soda Heaven

    The Guilty Pleasure: The Wall of Soda Where to Get It: Rocket Burger & Subs, 35th Ave and Cactus Price: $1.99 (or $9.95 for a six-pack) 
What It Really Costs: Go ahead and schedule that dentist visit now. Everyone has their preferred bad-for-you vice. Some people can't live without a pack of smok ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 30, 2013

    What National Chain Restaurants Do You Secretly Like?

    Welcome to Chow Bella's Bites & Dishes, where Valley chefs and restaurateurs respond to a question New Times food critic Laura Hahnefeld has on her mind. Have a question you'd like to ask? E-mail much as they may deny it, chefs and restaurateurs secretly enjoy nationa ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 29, 2013

    Admit It. You Love Oregano's Pizza Cookie, Too.

    The Guilty Pleasure: Where To Get It: Oregano's Pizza Bistro, 9 locations valleywide Price: $5 (cheap!) What It Really Costs: Snobby friends will see your Foursquare checkin and respond, "Oh God, you ate where?!" One of my favorite things about Phoenix foodies is their love/hate relationship with O ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 23, 2013

    In-N-Out Burger, McDonald's Fries and a Wendy's Frosty: Finding the Fast Food Trifecta in Paradise Valley

    The Guilty Pleasure: Fast Food Trifecta Location: Tatum & Cactus Price: About seven bucks. What It Really Costs: Burning extra fossil fuel. What could be more American than that? I wish I could explain my fascination with fast food. It must be the instant gratification. Or maybe that it's the pures ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 4, 2012

    The Handlebar and Grill: Happy Hour Report Card

    The Spot: The Handlebar and Grill, 680 South Mill Avenue Tempe, 480-474-4888, See Also: - Boulders on Broadway: Happy Hour Report Card - (More) Craft Beer on Mill Ave. at the Handlebar and Grill, Open to the Public Today The Hours: Happy Hour is offered daily from 3 to 6:30 p ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 6, 2012

    Nikki's Top Four Picks for Arizona Restaurant Week

    See also: Kevin Binkley on Loving In-N-Out Burger See also: Noca Owner Eliot Wexler on Chef Claudio Urciuoli Restaurant Week begins September 15 and runs through September 23. And while it smacks of Black Friday, Christmas in July and all the other bargain bonanzas that attract the great unwashed, ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 26, 2012

    Glass Popcorn Drops "Goin' Hamburger" Video (The Beef Eating Jam of the Summer)

    See also: Glass Popcorn: Is This High School Rapper "Destroying Hip-Hop?" If my previous ink on local 15-year-old cloud rapper Will Neibergall, aka Glass Popcorn, left too much to the imagination, the day has finally come for his YouTube chrysalis to crack. He has spread his high-def wings and prem ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 2, 2012

    What's Your Guilty Pleasure Food?

    Welcome to Chow Bella's Bites & Dishes, where Valley chefs and restaurateurs respond to a question New Times food critic Laura Hahnefeld has on her mind. Have a question you'd like to ask? E-mail Miss a question? Go here.When it comes to food, everyone has their vices. ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 12, 2011

    Raising Cane's Free Chicken Fingers at This Friday's Grand Opening Will Be Awesome for Those Who Like Chicken Fingers

    Muralist Benny Graeff inside the new Raising Cane's on Thomas Road.​For those that missed my First Taste of Arizona's first Raising Cane's, the Louisiana-based chicken fingers chain which opened in September at 2715 West Peoria Avenue (1-17 & Peoria Ave), you can read all about it here. Chic ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 22, 2011

    The Devil Wears Prada at The Marquee Theatre, 11/21/11

    The Devil Wears Prada Marquee Theatre Monday, November 21, 2011 I found myself at The Devil Wears Prada show in large part due to my kid brother. He's been high on openers Enter Shikari for a couple of years now and asked me to accompany him to the show. While I admittedly have never been big on ha ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 14, 2011

    The Daily Meal's "20 Food Topics that Won't Die": We'll Take the Hint and Quit with the Bacon

    Cupcake takes the CakeThat sure is a Bacon Donut on top of a cupcake! ​Earlier this week we went on a little bit of a rant about a bacon wrapped matzoh ball. It was just too much and we couldn't contain our disgust any longer.  Of course we still love bacon, but we don't want to write ab ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 21, 2011

    Hamburger Havoc: The Habit Burger vs In-N-Out

    Ando Muneno A challenger appears!This week we will pitting relative newcomer The Habit Burger Grill against the venerable In-N-Out in a patty-to-patty battle for hamburger supremacy. The Burger: Double cheeseburger with all the fixings. For the sake of equality, In-N-Out's secr ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 9, 2011

    Raising Cane's Is Your New Favorite Chicken Fingers Joint (If You Had a Favorite Chicken Fingers Joint Before)

    Chicken finger sandwich.​If Chick-fil-A, In-N-Out Burger, and T.G.I. Friday's had a baby, its name would be Raising Cane's. Inside Raising Cane's.​The chicken fingers chain, based in Louisiana, opened its first Arizona location on Tuesday, at 2715 West Peoria Avenue (1-17 & Peor ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 20, 2011

    Now Open: The Habit Burger Grill Chandler

    ​Hey Chandler -- as of today, you have a new burger joint. California-based The Habit Burger Grill opened the doors of its second Valley location today. Sitting just south of Ray Road, east of the I-10, it's dangerously close to another California-based chain, In-N-Out Burger. An interesting l ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 14, 2011

    The Great Burger Taste Test: Is BBQ Really Better?

    Paying homage to the King of the Grill.​With Father's Day coming up this Sunday, everyone is focusing on what meats to round up for the inevitable Sunday cookout. Because even though it's Dad's special day, he inexplicably prefers to stay home and chuck some ground chuck onto the faithful ba ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 24, 2011

    Burger King Invites Colin Firth to Design Burger, or Thanks, But I'm Busy Until Forever

    ​Like every douchebag in college who suddenly became your friend after they found out you scored a bunch of weed, Burger King has offered Colin Firth a chance to design his own burger if he wins an Academy Award for Best Actor for his role in The King's Speech on Sunday. Wow, really? His own ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 23, 2011

    Got a Favorite Burger? Add Its Meaty Ass to BurgerMap!

    ​No beatin' around the burger bush here, BurgerMap claims to be exactly what the slogan says it is: The World's Best Burgers. On a map. But wait, not yet. BurgerMap can't do it alone. The map's success depends on people's patty input, and lots of it. According to the website, when enough fol ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 4, 2011

    Becky Windels of The Herb Box

    ​Chef Becky Windels' career is a culinary Cinderella story. Once upon a time when she was waiting tables, Windels was offered the opportunity to help start a catering business. When a chef friend backed out of the project, Windels began reading coo ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 8, 2010

    Calf Fries: Deep Fried Testicles from Stockyard's

    Erica O'Neil A tasty platter of taboo eats. Calf fries with cocktail sauce from Stockyard's. ​Despite what the supermarket aisle may lead you to believe, there's more to an animal than neatly wrapped styrofoam trays of meat. From tongue to tail, offal (pronounced awful) encompasses all thos ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 4, 2010

    Smashburger Goes Chicken With New Menu Items

    New Smashchicken sandwiches.​Does Smashburger know something we don't? Rather than introduce a new tasty burger to its lineup (shed tear here), the place that bills itself as "Every City's Favorite Burger Place" has gone chicken, with three new Smashchicken sandwiches: BBQ Ranch, Avocado Club ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 21, 2010

    The New Burger Kings: Smashburger vs. Culver's

    Ever since Supersize Me came out, I've been loathe to dine at fast food restaurants. But with so many locals extolling the meaty virtues of the new pseudo-gourmet hamburger chains that have been popping up around the Valley, it was impossible to resist pitting two of these gut-bu ... More >>

  • Dining

    March 11, 2010
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    October 5, 2009

    The Naughty Vegetarian: Top Ten Fatty Meat-Free Foods

    PETA caused some hullabaloo (shocker) a couple months back with a billboard posted in Jacksonville, Fla. that said "Save the Whales, Lose the Blubber: Go Vegetarian." The billboard had a picture of a heavy-set lady on the beach in a not-so-itsy-bitsy teenie-weenie pink polka-dot bikini. Really ... More >>

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    September 17, 2009

    Campus Coffee: Drive-Thru Breakfast at D'lish

    Can you remember the last time you had a salad with fresh, crisp spring greens, strawberries, goat cheese, candied walnuts, and pomegranate vinaigrette -- from a drive-thru? What about coffee that didn't taste like a foot? If you answered "never", give D'lish Kitchen and Coffee House a try ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 13, 2009

    Smashburger Makes Arizona Debut This Fall

    ​From Fatburger to In-N-Out Burger, there's no shortage of burger joints in Tempe, but with thousands of ASU students to munch on them, what's one more? This fall, Denver-based burger chain Smashburger is hoping to take a bite out of that business with the opening o ... More >>

  • Dining

    July 30, 2009
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    July 30, 2009

    Cafe: Milkshakes

    ​ Some people are born lactose-intolerant. Not us! No, we earned it. Maybe it's the companion splash of milk in every cup of coffee that keeps our journalistic fingers hard at work that has trained our body to associate mammalian lactation with stress. Either way, we can't handle milk products ... More >>

  • Culture

    June 4, 2009
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    February 13, 2009

    Hot Links: Obama Coming to Phoenix; Jehovah's Witness Church Burns; Foghat and Starship Fly With Ostriches

    It's not a honeymoon: President Obama will stop in Phoenix and Denver next week as part of his whirlwind U.S. tour to promote his stimulus plan. Fire, but no reported brimstone at a Jehovah's Witness Kingdom Hall in Mesa. Their albums have sold millions of copies, they've played before waves of ador ... More >>

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    September 15, 2005

    Chain Gang

    Hunger's not so bad

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    March 14, 2002

    Gulp and Go

    Fast service, cheap prices, casual ambiance and terrific eats

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    February 8, 2001

    Visualize World Pizza

    Breaking records at New Wise Guys

  • Dining

    December 28, 2000

    Where's the Beef?

    In-N-Out lives up to the hype

  • News

    December 21, 2000

    Double Double Talk

    Burger chain heads to court over alleged trademark violation

  • News

    October 5, 2000

    What's My Line?

    Reformers have a once-in-a-decade chance to take redistricting out of the hands of legislators. Can it pass? Will it work?

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