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Girl Scout Cookie Dessert Challenge

Girl Scout Cookie Dessert Challenge

The First-Ever Girl Scout Cookie Dessert Challenge, where chefs from more than a dozen Arizona hotspots – including several right in this community – will use their culinary prowess to re-imagine one of the six beloved brands of Girl Scout cookies – Do-Si-Dos, Tagalongs, Samoas, Savannah Smiles, Trefoils or Thin Mints – into a custom dessert menu item.

Restaurant of the Week: Bootlegger’s

Restaurant of the Week: Bootlegger’s

Bootlegger's Modern American Smokehouse, in Old Town Scottsdale, is a smokehouse that takes traditional smokehouse flavors to a whole new, delicious level.

Valentines Day Dinner Phoenix 2014

Valentines Day Dinner Phoenix 2014

Valentine’s Day is quickly approaching and since the romantic day falls on a Friday, dinner plans are a must. Check out these amazing restaurants in the Phoenix area that will be perfect for your romantic Valentine’s Day (and weekend) dinner this year.

Restaurant of the Week: Joyride Taco House

Restaurant of the Week: Joyride Taco House

Things are heating up in the Central Phoenix corridor as Joyride Taco House opens featuring Mexican-inspired fare and refreshments.

Restaurant of the Week: The Henry

Restaurant of the Week: The Henry

Sam Fox has done it again. The Henry, located at 44th Street and Camelback in Phoenix, is being called "The Greatest Neighborhood Restaurant," serving breakfast, lunch and dinner in Arcadia.

Restaurant of the Week: Ben and Jack’s Steakhouse

Restaurant of the Week: Ben and Jack’s Steakhouse

Tucked in the heart of Old Town is Ben and Jack’s Steakhouse, a modern dinner joint offering an extensive wine list and private dining options every day.

Restaurant of the Week: Ruffino

Restaurant of the Week: Ruffino

Ruffinos, an Italian restaurant in Phoenix, offers the best of traditional Italian classics and new favorites for a dining experience that is unforgettable.

Juby True Fresh Pressed Juice in Scottsdale

Juby True Fresh Pressed Juice in Scottsdale

Juby True, one of the newest Fox Restaurant Concepts, recently opened at Scottsdale Quarter, serving cold-pressed juices, smoothies, and boosters.

Restaurant of the Week: Scottsdale Station

Restaurant of the Week: Scottsdale Station

Looking for a new restaurant to try in the Scottsdale area? Check out the newest Station Restaurant, Scottsdale Station located at the corner of Hayden and Via De Ventura. This is the second Station Restaurant location, with the other in Prescott.

New Year’s Eve Dinner

New Year’s Eve Dinner

There’s no shortage of restaurants that will be cooking up celebratory feasts to ring in the New Year! Take advantage of the dine-in offers to one of these Valley restaurants before welcoming in 2014.

Christmas Dinner To-Go

Christmas Dinner To-Go

Don’t feel like cooking this Christmas but still want to enjoy dinner at home? These Valley restaurants have you covered! From a traditional holiday feast to brunches, any of these to-go meals are sure to satisfy!

Restaurants Serving Christmas Day Dinner

Restaurants Serving Christmas Day Dinner

Take stress out of the equation this holiday season and attend one of the delicious Christmas dinners around town! We have the best places to take your family and loved ones on Christmas.

Holiday Cocktail Recipes

Holiday Cocktail Recipes

Fabulous Arizona gathered holiday cocktail recipes from some of our favorite restaurants around town. Try these recipe at home or just stop in to the restaurant to have the bartender make it for you!

Restaurant of the week: Pasta Brioni

Restaurant of the week: Pasta Brioni

Pasta Brioni is an Italian restaurant in Scottsdale with authentic Italian flavors and new dishes that is sure to be new favorites.

Restaurant of the Week: Taco Guild

Restaurant of the Week: Taco Guild

The Taco Guild is the newest Phoenix restaurant hotspot located right inside a deconsecrated Methodist church on the northwest corner of 7th street and Osborne.

Restaurants Serving Thanksgiving Dinner

Restaurants Serving Thanksgiving Dinner

You could cook at home this year, but why go through all the stress of preparing the meal of the year when you have other options?

Restaurant of the Week: Lustre

Restaurant of the Week: Lustre

Lustre Rooftop Garden at CityScape offers a delicious menu of food and cocktails with a wonderful patio with a view.

Thanksgiving Dinners To-Go 2013

Thanksgiving Dinners To-Go 2013

Take Thanksgiving dinner home this year with these great Phoenix restaurants offering carry-out options.

Restaurant of the Week: Phoenix City Grille

Restaurant of the Week: Phoenix City Grille

Newly remodeled with a colorful contemporary new look, sleek granite bar top, open bar and patio space, added private dinning room space for up to 50 people and a redesigned menu; Fabulous Arizona was invited for a sneak peak of Phoenix City Grille's new fall menu.

Restaurant of the Week: Organ Stop Pizza

Restaurant of the Week: Organ Stop Pizza

Organ Stop Pizza is an entertaining take on your traditional pizza parlor. The Mighty Wurlizter pipe organ provides unique entertainment while enjoying delicious hand-made pizza.

Kaleidoscope Juice: Cleanse Myths Debunked

Kaleidoscope Juice: Cleanse Myths Debunked

There a lot of misconceptions about juicing, so Alexandra Maw, co-creator of Kaleidoscope Juice, is debunking some of the most common myths about juicing and juice cleanses.

Restaurant of the Week: Evo Scottsdale

Restaurant of the Week: Evo Scottsdale

Evo, a vibrant, modern restaurant in Old Town Scottsdale, serves American dishes and classic Italian cuisine using fresh ingredients and local produce.

Restaurant of the Week: ZuZu

Restaurant of the Week: ZuZu

ZuZu at Hotel Valley Ho is the hippest restaurant in Downtown Scottsdale offering an eclectic mix of a retro-chic ambiance paired with deliciously constructed colorful dishes assembled with locally grown ingredients. Every dish is truly a tasty piece of art for your palette.

Restaurant of the Week: Stonegrill & Twenty6

Restaurant of the Week: Stonegrill & Twenty6

Stonegrill and twenty6 serve southwest American fare featuring handcrafted plates and cocktails. Perfect for a meal and drink, or enjoying the atmosphere and ambiance throughout the evening.

Best Paleo-Friendly Restaurants in Phoenix

Best Paleo-Friendly Restaurants in Phoenix

Paleo is a new dietary phenomenon consisting of only meat, vegetables, fruit, nuts, fats, seeds and oils. That means grains and dairy are off the menu. Making paleo at home is simple but eating out can be a challenge. Here are five places in the valley to enjoy a paleo-friendly night out.

Best Patio Dining in Phoenix

Best Patio Dining in Phoenix

With the weather at its peek of its splendor and the cool crisp air of autumn before us, now is the perfect time to sit out on the patio and enjoy a lovely meal surrounded by the comfort of one of Phoenix's best restaurants.

Renovated Jade Bar at Sanctuary Reopens

Renovated Jade Bar at Sanctuary Reopens

Boasting a new design, a major expansion, and an only-in-Arizona craft cocktail concept, jade bar will reopen at Sanctuary on Camelback Mountain on Friday, October 11.

Restaurant of the Week: Del Frisco’s Grille

Restaurant of the Week: Del Frisco’s Grille

Looking for a new brunch spot? Stop by Del Frisco’s Grille located across from Biltmore Fashion Park on Camelback and 24th street.

Restaurant of the Week: Litchfield’s

Restaurant of the Week: Litchfield’s

Nestled inside The Wigwam resort in the West Valley is Litchfield’s, a little gem that serves up refreshing drinks and fresh, farm-to-table cuisine.

Restaurant of the Week: Sapporo

Restaurant of the Week: Sapporo

North Scottsdale hotspot Sapporo dishes up unique eats, custom cocktails and signature Pacific Rim flavors.