4

New Fast Food Joint to Take Over Former Maui Dog Space

This post has been edited from its original format.

Since Maui Dog, the colorful eatery of wonderfully flavored island-inspired dogs, burgers, and sliders closed late last year, the little standalone building on Indian School Road and 36th Street in East Phoenix has been as vacant as my still-mourning-its-closing heart. (Follow-up note: Maui Dog owner John Stamatakis has since gone into the financial planning world, but is still trying to bring back his hot dog house.)

That is, until a few weeks ago, when I noticed a bit of activity going on inside.

Continue Reading

And as early as last weekend, a sign has gone up in the restaurant's front window with a few details on the new tenant.

Called The Stand, the new independent eatery will serve up burgers and tacos and looks as if it will open sometime in September or October.

Let's hope The Stand has better luck than Maui Dog and, prior to that, Ricky's Big Philly, another one of my faves. May they both R.I.P. or, better yet, come back and feed us already.


Follow Chow Bella on Facebook and Twitter and Pinterest.

We use cookies to collect and analyze information on site performance and usage, and to enhance and customize content and advertisements. By clicking 'X' or continuing to use the site, you agree to allow cookies to be placed. To find out more, visit our cookies policy and our privacy policy.

Newsletters

All-access pass to the top stories, events and offers around town.

  • Top Stories
    Send: