New Times' Best of A'Fare 2015: Here's the Final Lineup of Restaurants and Bars

Are you ready, Phoenix?

Well, you'd better be because the release of New Times' annual Best of Phoenix issue is just around the corner and that means it's time for the annual Best of A'Fare

The 16th annual soiree will be held this year on Saturday, October 3, at the Arizona Biltmore resort's Frank Lloyd Wright Ballroom. Attendees can expect a glamorous evening featuring dozens of local restaurants, a handful of local bars, and live entertainment. A ticket will get you samples of cuisine from participating restaurants, as well as cocktails, wine, and beer. 

Here's the lineup of participating restaurants right now: 
  • Lucky Strike
  • Tavern Americana
  • Salty Señorita
  • Yucca Tap Room
  • Urbane Manner
  • Karsten's Grill
  • SunUp Brewing
  • Jam Rock Cafe
  • Union Barrelhouse
  • Uptown Farmer's Market
  • Sierra Bonita
  • Mother Bunch Brewery
  • Fa-me Cafe
  • T-Bone Steak
  • EVO
  • Rose and Crown
  • Tapacubo
  • SoCal Fish Tacos
  • Rico's American Grill
  • Detroit Coney Island Grill
  • Hek Yeah BBQ
  • Carlsbad Tavern
  • Mrs. C's BBQ Chicken n Ribs
  • Kneader's Bakery & Cafe
  • Angry Crab Shack
  • Joe's Italian Ice
  • Nana's Chips & Salsa
  • La Santisima
  • Mijana Grill
  • Classic Crust
  • Black + Bleu American Grill
  • Asi Es La Vida
  • Cherry Tree Smokehouse
  • Sweet Tomatoes
  • Peter's Cuisine
  • Volstead Public House
  • Frank & Albert's
Cocktails will be made with Gentleman Jack, El Jimador Tequila, Pinnacle Vodka, Hornitos Spiced Honey Tequila, and AZ Distilling Co. Desert Dry Gin, while beer and wines will include One Hope Wine, Goose Island, Negra Modelo, and more. 

Tickets to the 2015 Best of A'Fare start at $45 for general admission, and the event begins at 8 p.m. VIP tickets cost $65 and include early bird access to the event at 7 p.m. and a gift bag. Online ticket sales end at 11:59 p.m. on October 2, but tickets — if there are any still available — will be sold starting at 8 p.m. at the door.

For more information or to purchase your tickets, visit the Best of A'Fare 2015 website.  
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Lauren Saria
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