Joshua Hebert

  • Blogs

    October 10, 2014

    Kevin Binkley to Host James Beard Foundation Celebrity Chef Dinner at Binkley's in Cave Creek

    Next month the James Beard Foundation's Celebrity Chef Tour will make an appearance at Binkley's Restaurant in Cave Creek. The annual tour is designed to bring "the experience of dining at New York City's historic James Beard House to cities around the country." Host chef Kevin Binkley will welcome ... More >>

  • Culture

    November 7, 2013
  • Blogs

    January 24, 2013

    CLOSED: Bueno Burger in Scottsdale

    Just a little over a year ago, owners Gary and Vanessa Shaw shuttered Bueno Burger Mex American Grill in Glendale. This month, they've shuttered their second concept, Bueno Burger, in Scottsdale. See also: CLOSED: Oaxaca Restaurant & Cantina in Downtown Phoenix and CLOSED: Ivy League Dogs in Goody ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 3, 2011

    Posh's Chef Hebert Will Celebrate Birthday With a Special Dinner Tomorrow Night

    Now here's a birthday bash we can sink our teeth into: Joshua Hebert, sweetbreads guru and owner and chef of Posh, the contemporary American restaurant tucked into the Optima Camelview condos, is celebrating his 35th birthday from 6 to 8:30 p.m., tomorrow night, Tuesday, October 4, with a "My Favori ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 23, 2011

    Posh to Put On Japanese Sake Dinner

    ​Chef Joshua Hebert​Lucky for us, Joshua Hebert, sweetbreads guru and owner and chef of Posh, the contemporary American restaurant tucked into the Optima Camelview condos, did a stint in Tokyo in his 20's. It makes his Japanese sake dinner, from 6 to 9 p.m. on Wednesday, September 28, th ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 25, 2011

    Spring Training Eats: Old Town Scottsdale

    Via​As Cactus League games are just kicking in, people who obsess about baseball as much as this restaurant critic obsesses about food are finding themselves with rumbling bellies, wondering what places to hit up in the vicinity of their favorite spring training bal ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 31, 2011

    Tonight: Posh Hosts Chef Aaron May and Writer Megan Finnerty

    Aaron May is tonight's guest chef at Posh in Scottsdale.​It's sort of like musical chairs, isn't it? At Posh's Monday "Chef for a Night" dinners, chef-owner Joshua Hebert lets someone else into the kitchen to come up with the night's offerings. And at tonight's event, that someone is chef A ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 30, 2010

    2010 Redux: Culinary Happenings

    Crudo dished up beautiful plates of fish at the Devoured culinary fest.​In the spirit of tying up loose ends, we're recapping some of our favorite food-related finds of the year. We've already looked back on the Best Books, Battle of the Dishes, Just Offal, the Best R ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 29, 2010

    Cheap(er) Eats at Posh for an Early New Year's Eve Dinner

    ​The early bird gets the worm, but at Posh, early New Year's Eve customers might get kangaroo or lamb or foie gras.Chef-owner Joshua Hebert tells me that folks who make reservations for seatings between 5 and 5:30 p.m. on New Year's Eve will get a 30 percent discount on their dinners.Not a bad dea ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 20, 2010

    It's Restaurant Week. Do You Know Where You're Eating?

    The third Arizona Restaurant Week is underway as we speak, with a huge variety of participants enticing newbies and regulars alike with three-course meals at a special price of either $29 or $39. The price depends on the place -- a spot like Roaring Fork will set you back $29, while something m ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 8, 2010

    Into the Soup's Heidi Lee Heads to TV

    ​Local radio host Heidi Lee has welcomed me into the studio as a frequent guest on her Saturday afternoon food talk show, Into the Soup (2 to 3 p.m., 1100 AM) and it's been great fun chit-chatting about restaurants and food culture over the radio waves. And while that's not going ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 5, 2010

    Seafood Prices Going Up After Gulf Coast Oil Spill?

    ​A recent piece on National Public Radio highlighted the impact the Gulf Coast oil spill is having on the region's seafood industry. Oil slicks threaten Louisiana, in particular, as the state's $1.8 billion seafood biz is the second largest in the U.S. after Alaska. For landlocked seafood lov ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 9, 2010

    Meat Up at This Weekend's AZ BBQ Festival

    ​I doubt the AZ BBQ Festival will be a one-off event. Those guys over at the EaterAZ blog, Rick Phillips and Dave Tyda, have done a bang-up job with organizing and promoting their brand-new culinary festival, which takes place this weekend at the Scottsdale Waterfront. I drove ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 17, 2009

    Carnivores and Vegans Unite at Posh on New Year's Eve

    ​Posh chef-owner Joshua Hebert has more than just New Year's Eve to celebrate on December 31. It also happens to be his restaurant's first anniversary.Situated on the ground level of the Optima Camelview condos, the fine-dining spot is known for its lack of a traditional menu. Instead of orde ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 9, 2009

    Posh Offers Summer Four-Course Prix Fixe

    Just got the skinny from chef Joshua Hebert that Posh is rolling out a special $35, four-course prix fixe dinner that will be available all summer long, from 5 to 6 p.m., Tuesday through Saturday. If you're not familiar with Posh, go back and read my review from February. The restaurant's novel ... More >>

  • Dining

    February 26, 2009
  • Blogs

    January 5, 2009

    Chef Joshua Hebert Opens Posh at Optima Camelview

    Chef-owner Joshua Hebert was hoping that Santa would bring him a new restaurant, but instead, he got a New Year's "baby"; Posh quietly opened on New Year's Eve. Located inside the gorgeous Optima Camelview Village, the restaurant serves "improvisational cuisine," which Hebert describes as a "very s ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 5, 2009

    Jan. 5 In Blogs: Andrew Thomas, Bob Log, Toffee, Arpaio and More

    We understand that in the 24-hour news cycle it can be difficult to keep up. Worry not! We have the solution. Check back on Valley Fever every evening for highlights from each of New Times' blogs. Today's entries: Valley Fever: From the Rumor Mill: Maricopa County Attorney Andrew Thomas to Resign ... More >>