Ling & Louie’s Kitchen, an upscale urban brand extension of the successful Ling & Louie’s Asian Bar and Grill, closed its Biltmore Fashion Park location on July 1.

Ling & Louie’s Kitchen debuted in December 2012 and the Camelback corridor location was established to test the new menu and concept. It was the only Ling & Louie’s Kitchen location.

Previously issued gift cards will be honored at Ling & Louie’s Asian Bar and Grill locations; visit

Michael McDermott, CEO of Ling & Louie’s Restaurants, LLC, said veteran restaurateur Sam Fox will open a Fox Restaurant Concept (FRC) in the Biltmore location late this year. FRC officials have indicated that it will be a Blanco Tacos + Tequila, with one other Valley location currently open in Scottsdale’s Borgata mall. To learn more, visit


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