As 2012 comes to a close, it's time to look back on some of the most all-around stellar meals I had the pleasure of consuming in the Valley.
See also: - 9 Best New Restaurants of 2012 in Greater Phoenix
- 10 (Okay, 11) Best First Tastes of 2012 in Greater Phoenix
From the fancy to the more famili ... More >>
This year, the variety of new restaurants in the Valley has more breadth and depth than ever before: comfort-food-meets-gourmet in Scottsdale; artisan pizzas by a legendary baker in Central Phoenix; and knockout Italian eats in east Mesa.
When I made this list, I wanted a selection of restaurants ... More >>