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New patio opens at Lifeboat Coffee

New patio opens at Lifeboat Coffee

Lifeboat Coffee, 536 E. Dunlap Ave., had added new patio seating adjacent to the business that is located at the north end of Tony’s..

New BBQ joint heading to ’Slope

New BBQ joint heading to ’Slope

It’s official: Little Miss BBQ will open in the Sunnyslope community by spring of this year. Nugget Landholdings LLC, a limited liability..

Joe’s Midnight Run announces new owner

Joe’s Midnight Run announces new owner

Joe’s Midnight Run, known for staying open late and being housed inside a former midcentury modern liquor store on 7th Street, has a..

Corner Bakery Café has closures

Corner Bakery Café has closures

Restaurant franchise group Blue Mountain Cafes last month closed three Phoenix-area Corner Bakery Cafe locations, including the one at 1949..

Burger ‘joint’ opens second Phoenix location

Burger ‘joint’ opens second Phoenix location

Cold Beers & Cheeseburgers, the “neighborhood burger joint” founded in Scottsdale, opens second Phoenix location last month at 3950..

AZ cocktail event moves to downtown

AZ cocktail event moves to downtown

Tickets to the 7th-annual Arizona Cocktail Week-End go on sale Jan. 8. Now hosted in the heart of Downtown Phoenix, Arizona Cocktail..

At Frasher’s Smokehouse, you’re in barbecue heaven

At Frasher’s Smokehouse, you’re in barbecue heaven

One glance at the seemingly scant menu at Frasher’s Smokehouse, 3222 E. Indian School Road, will not prepare you for the intricacies of..

Sports bar opens in former Roscoes space

Sports bar opens in former Roscoes space

PHX Sports Grill, the Valley’s newest sports bar, has opened in central Phoenix. It’s located at 4531 N. 7th St., in the building that..

Learn to make perfect cocktails

Learn to make perfect cocktails

With the holiday season almost here, it’s time to learn how to make cocktails perfect to share with family and friends for all of your..

Vegetarian, vegan options for brunch

Vegetarian, vegan options for brunch

Sunday brunch is a great way to celebrate the weekend. Now, there’s even more reason to celebrate with the addition of vegan and..

Alcohol-infused cupcakes liven up holiday gatherings

Alcohol-infused cupcakes liven up holiday gatherings

Take the work out of your holiday baking and give your guests something with a little extra kick with the help of High Spirited Cupcakes...

Zookz adds seasonal sammys for brunch

Zookz adds seasonal sammys for brunch

Zookz Best Toasted Sandwiches ‘Round has added two seasonal sandwiches to its weekend brunch menu. The restaurant, located on the..

Lon’s hosts champagne dinner on Dec. 28

Lon’s hosts champagne dinner on Dec. 28

The Boulders’ Executive Chef Brian Archibald will join Lon’s Executive Chef Jeremy Pacheco for a multi-course year-end celebration..

Holiday fun, food at Over Easy

Holiday fun, food at Over Easy

Kris Kringle will make two visits to the new Over Easy location at the Biltmore Center building next month. Kids of all ages are invited to..

Fall favorites, waffle creations

Fall favorites, waffle creations

The Crepe Club is celebrating autumn by announcing a special fall menu, available now for a limited time at all locations, include the..

Customization is key at Gadzooks

Customization is key at Gadzooks

There’s something new at Gadzooks Enchiladas & Soups, 3313 N. 7th St., and it’s served from 8 to 11 a.m. daily. Owner Aaron Pool..

Freshening things up at Gallagher’s

Freshening things up at Gallagher’s

Two sisters took over the family business in March and immediately started doing some spring cleaning at Gallagher’s, 7575 N. 16th St.,..

Yoga and brunch at Coup Des Tartes

Yoga and brunch at Coup Des Tartes

Instructors from The Biltmore Studio teach a yoga class from 10-11 a.m. every other Sunday in the Rendezvous Room at Coup Des Tartes, 1725..

Scramble open on Thanksgiving

Scramble open on Thanksgiving

Scramble – A Breakfast & Lunch Joint will be open from 6 a.m.-2 p.m. on Thanksgiving day, Thursday, Nov. 23. To celebrate the..

Donate to food bank, get a free dessert

Donate to food bank, get a free dessert

Spinato’s Pizzeria, the family owned Chicago-style local pizza chain that celebrates its 43rd year in business this month, is marking its..

Bethany Home Z’Tejas closes unexpectedly

Bethany Home Z’Tejas closes unexpectedly

North Central diners who frequented the Z’Tejas at 16th Street and Bethany Home Road were surprised when the restaurant closed without..

Coffee tasting classes at Press Coffee-Biltmore

Coffee tasting classes at Press Coffee-Biltmore

Press Coffee is bringing its specialty coffee to the Biltmore neighborhood. Arizona’s local roaster opened its newest café on Oct. 27 in..

Rott n’ Grapes hosts anniversary party

Rott n’ Grapes hosts anniversary party

The wine and beer bar with the unusual name of Rott n’ Grapes celebrates its first anniversary 2 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 4, through 1:30 a.m...

Miracle Mile offers Harvest Cobb Salad

Miracle Mile offers Harvest Cobb Salad

Fall has officially started, bringing cooler weather and harvest season. To celebrate, Miracle Mile is launching its new Harvest Cobb..

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