We'll always remember April as the month we said adios to every single Baja Fresh in the Valley. But at least we welcomed quite a few new friends to ease the pain.
- March Restaurant Openings and Closings in Metro Phoenix
- February Restaurant Openings and Closings in Metro Phoenix
After construction delays and hassles with his wood-burning oven, restaurateur Daniel Malventano is finally ready to get back in the restaurant game, opening Caffé Daniel at the upscale strip mall at 32nd Street and Lincoln Drive on Monday, May 6.
-- CLOSED: La Piccola Cucina in Centra ... More >>
La Piccola Cucina, the fast-casual Mediterranean cafe tucked into a charming, restored 1920s home on Seventh Street in Central Phoenix, has shuttered.
- CLOSED: Cave & Ives Portico Grill in Arcadia
- CLOSED: Busters on the Lake in Scottsdale
The restaurant, whose name means "the little ... More >>
Adriane GoetzThe new Seven Lounge on 7th Street and Alvarado in Phoenix.7th Street-goers can have a drink and a smoke to celebrate the the newest destination in the budding network of local businesses just north of McDowell Road in the Coronado District.
The neighborhood that already boasts ... More >>
Oh, how the Greek gods must die a little inside every time they hear some American order a "jy-ro" at an ethnic restaurant. Despite the constantly butchered name, the gyros (roughly pronounced "yee-ros") remains one of our favorite meat dishes. For this week's Battle of the Dishes, we ... More >>
Happy New Year, Phoenix. Here's one last look at 2008 with the top five blogs as determined by the sheer number of eyes that read them. Catch the top three slots after the jump.
5 - Liberty Market set to open in Gilbert
The charming stretch of Gilbert Avenue that runs right through the middle of G ... More >>
Looking for a new breakfast option this weekend? A friend just passed along the news that La Piccola Cucina is opening in the a.m. this Saturday and Sunday. Check out the menu:
La Piccola Cucina - Breakfast Menu.doc
It sounds like this is on a trial basis -- they'll keep doing it if the ... 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:
Collection of Bombs Astounds Authorities: What's in Your Neighbor's Hou ... More >>
America's carne asada tacos: Finely chopped everything.
By Jay Bennett
My new favorite place to get a cheap, quick, but good lunch is America's Taco Shop, on Seventh Street north of McDowell. The new taquería, which has been open for about a month, joins a pretty amazing stretch along Seventh th ... More >>