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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

    April 1, 2014

    Panda Express Gives Away Free Fish Today And That's Not An April Fool's Joke

    Just when you thought the land of fast food promotions couldn't get any more convoluted, Panda Express is offering a free serving of Golden Szechuan fish with any purchase-- you know, so you can have another meal with your meal. This April Fool's Day deal, which they're promoting as April Fish Day d ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 30, 2013

    Lunch Under $10 at Little Szechuan in Tempe

    Everyone knows there are a few hot spots for good Chinese in the Valley, but we know a secret. It's kind of shocking walking into Little Szechuan time and time again to an empty room. Somehow having great prices, authentic eats and an ideal location just isn't enough to pack the house. With their ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 21, 2012

    10 (Okay, 11) Best First Tastes of 2012 in Greater Phoenix

    Thanks to hundreds of new restaurants opening in the Valley this year -- including a cozy artisan pizza shop in Scottsdale, a vegan bakery downtown, and a trio of cuisines in East Phoenix -- there was plenty to chew on when it came to First Tastes, our column of initial impressions. See also: 9 Be ... More >>

  • Film

    November 29, 2012
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    November 6, 2012

    Happy Hour Report Card: Rusconi's American Kitchen

    The Spot: Rusconi's American Kitchen 10637 N. Tatum Boulevard, Phoenix 480-483-0009 -- Michael Rusconi Dishes on Dairy Queen and Fresh White Truffles -- Rusconi's American Kitchen a Nice Add for Paradise Valley Neighborhood Hours: Happy Hour is offered from 2 to 6 p.m. Tues ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 11, 2012

    $10 Lunch at Corleone's Philly Steaks

    If you're looking for a satisfying hot meal that won't break the bank, you've come to the right place: Corleone's. The Philly Original "wiz wit" sandwich is a steal for under $10. See also: - $10 Lunch at Dilly's Deli -$10 Lunch at Green Vegetarian Restaurant - $10 Lunch at Maizie's Cafe & Bistro

  • Blogs

    September 25, 2012

    Rusconi's American Kitchen a Nice Add for Paradise Valley Neighborhood

    When a new spot opens in town, we can't wait to check it out -- and let you know our initial impressions, share a few photos, and dish about some menu items. First Taste, as the name implies, is not a full-blown review, but instead a peek inside restaurants that have just opened, sampling a few item ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 23, 2012

    Happy Chinese New Year!

    ​Today is the start of the 15 day Chinese New Year celebration and it's the lunar year of the Water Dragon -- hooray! It's been said that those who are born during the Year of the Dragon are wise and powerful but it's also been said that those people, as well as those born during the years of the ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 13, 2012

    Chop PHX: Olympic Meat Pies

    Ando Muneno​Tired of the same old tired orange chicken and California rolls? Want to venture beyond the standard suburban-stale take-out? Here comes Chop PHX, with the Valley's rarer Asian offerings. ​This Week: Haicheng Beef Meat Pies from Chou's Kitchen (910 N Alma School Rd, Chand ... More >>

  • Music

    September 22, 2011
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    August 8, 2011

    New Panda Express Will Be Awesome For Those Who Like Panda Express

    ​"Oh my god! Oh my god! Oh my god! Oh my god! Oh my god! Oh my god!" ​If you like Panda Express, that's what you'll be saying when you find out about the new one being built on Indian School Road (Indian School and 7th Street) next to a McDonald's and across the street from Panchos Mexican Buf ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 28, 2011

    Eat Out in Phoenix and Support Japan Disaster Relief

    ​Eating out is no guilty pleasure when it's for a good cause. And what better cause than the tragic trifecta of catastrophes in Japan? Phoenix area restaurants are supporting disaster relief efforts and you can help by opening your mouth. Follow the jump for some prime spots to dine and don ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 3, 2011

    Free Panda Express and Year of the Rabbit Cookies in Today's Eater's Digest​ Hungry for your early morning serving of food news, with no preservatives or additives?Happy Chinese New Year! Happy New Year and welcome to the Year of the Rabbit. To celebrate the first day of the 15 day celebration, Panda Express is giving away a free single ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 1, 2011

    Arrowheart, What Are You Eating?

    Sara Robinson​Sara Robinson What'd you eat for dinner last night? I had a 6-inch turkey sub from Subway, Sara-style! Favorite food: During the week, I eat healthy, but on weekends I eat my favorite food, which is the breadsticks from Olive Garden and Orange Chicken from Panda Express. Least favo ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 15, 2010

    True Food Kitchen Opens in Scottsdale Quarter

    True Food Kitchen brings health-conscious food approved by integrative wellness guru Dr. Andrew Weil to Scottsdale Quarter. We grabbed a seat on the heated wrap-around patio and checked out the lunch menu at the second Arizona installment of this Fox Restaurant Concepts' joint this weekend. The ambi ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 4, 2010

    Bake for Hope, Fried Junk Food and Homemade Granola Bars in Today's Eater's Digest

    An early morning serving of food news, with no preservatives or additives. ​ From now until Sunday, May 8th, show your support for finding a cure for breast cancer. Bake for Hope Week is a nationwide, volunteer-run bake sale event with all proceeds donated to Susan G. Komen for the Cure chari ... More >>

  • Dining

    April 1, 2010
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    October 22, 2009

    Joe Arpaio Battles Isabel Garcia on Anderson Cooper 360

    For those who didn't catch it, here's the segment from Anderson Cooper 360 on CNN last night, which featured a face-off between Sheriff Joe and Isabel Garcia, Pima County Legal Defender and Co-Chair of the human rights organization Coalición de Derechos Humanos. The mini-debate followed a report by ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 2, 2008

    Gross Out: A Roach at Golden Buddha

    By Amy Silverman Is there a curse at the Chinese Cultural Center in Phoenix? I'm starting to wonder. I've had more bad Asian meals than I can count from a grouping of businesses that should be the best in town, given the billing. I'd about sworn off the CCC entirely --after a particularly bad meal ... More >>

  • Dining

    November 10, 2005

    Spice War

    Not just mad about it

  • Calendar

    September 8, 2005
  • News

    December 9, 2004

    Big Time Mallin'

    Living, loving and loathing in the mini-cities of the Valley's malls