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 firstname.lastname@example.org. Miss a question? Go here.When it comes to food, everyone has their vices. ... More >>
2011 was a busy year for the Valley restaurant scene. We added more than 100 new restaurants and lost just under 50. Just in case you forgot about some of the newcomers, or missed the news that one of your favorite restaurants closed, here's a look back ...
2011 Restaurant Openings  ... More >>
Considering the bad economy continues to top the headlines, the restaurant industry in Phoenix fared pretty darn well in 2011. Some restaurant closings -- like the notoriously icky Eddie's Pizza in Tempe -- were, frankly, overdue. And sure, we lost a slew of Marie Callender's ... More >>
Phoenix was hopping this past month with new restaurants aplenty. We lost a few -- but we're pretty sure we'll be too busy with the newbies to notice.
Restaurants (and other Food-Related Establishments) That Opened in June 2011
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The scene inside Black Chile Mexican Grill at the Biltmore
Here's our list of restaurants the month of May brought and since we were at it, we figured we would throw in what early June has tossed on the table. We also lost a few restaurants friends -- thankfully we have ... More >>
Can't say we didn't see this coming. We haven't actually stepped foot inside of a Marie Callender's since sometime around 1998 but we have heard the restaurant chain has been slowly going down hill for quite sometime -- our grandmother was the source.
Get the rest of the pie after the jump.& ... More >>
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This Sunday, Marie Callender's Restaurants are celebrating National Pi Day by giving you a free slice of pie with the purchase of an entrée. Click here to find a location near you.
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