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Rusconi’s American Kitchen

Latest visit on 31 May 2018. I last posted a review of what has become one of my favorites 4 years ago when I first discovered it through restaurant week. … Continue reading

June 1, 2018 · Leave a comment

The Attic Ale House

Visited 25 Feb. 2018 We were drawn in by the description of mountain views, craft brews, and great burger (claim #5 in the world). This is a small gastropub on … Continue reading

February 25, 2018 · Leave a comment

Mora Italian

Visited 12 Feb., 2017 We had a late (21:45) reservation at this newly opened Italian restaurant in Phoenix owned by Chef Scott Conant. Having arrived about 10 minutes early, we … Continue reading

February 12, 2017 · Leave a comment

Feeney’s Restaurant & Bar

Visited 10 June, 2016. Described as a neighborhood gem and Cretan dakos on the menu made me give this one a try. It is a dimly lit old world style … Continue reading

July 17, 2016 · Leave a comment

The Breadfruit & Rum Bar

Visited 11 June, 2016. This is a very cozy restaurant tucked away on a¬†quiet street in downtown Phoenix. Things did not start out well, we arrived about 2 or 3 … Continue reading

July 12, 2016 · Leave a comment


Visited 30 June, 2016. A small hidden restaurant¬†serving breakfast and lunch was a bit hard to get to and once parking was found it was still difficult to find out … Continue reading

July 1, 2016 · Leave a comment

Southern Rail

Visited 18, June 2016. This menu looked good for a Saturday brunch so we went downtown. The mimosas were pretty good and definitely more bubbly than orange. The $5 price … Continue reading

June 20, 2016 · Leave a comment

Chelsea’s Kitchen

Visited 17 June, 2016. This was our first visit where we chose to sit inside the restaurant rather than on the patio. It is pleasantly decorated with fairly comfortable chairs. … Continue reading

June 18, 2016 · Leave a comment


Visited 12 June, 2016. Sunday brunch on a pleasant patio in a strip mall was good but not fantastic. We began with the bread and butter board. This was a … Continue reading

June 12, 2016 · Leave a comment

Nobuo at Teeter House

Visited 23 May, 2016. A very casual yet non-pretentiously elegant Japanese restaurant operating out of a historic house in the heart of Phoenix. I was quite worried about this restaurant … Continue reading

May 24, 2016 · Leave a comment

Salty Sow – Phoenix

Revisited many times, the latest on 27 June, 2015. I have returned to this gastropub several times since my initial foray during a restaurant week a few years ago. I … Continue reading

June 29, 2015 · Leave a comment

Southern Rail

Visited on 25 May, 2015. We took advantage of a restaurant week deal to visit this establishment. P chose the pork main and found it to be a bit chewy. … Continue reading

June 9, 2015 · Leave a comment

The Gladly

Visited on 1 Mar., 2015. Looking for something different for Sunday brunch, I spent a few hours searching and came up with this one as my first choice. What a … Continue reading

March 2, 2015 · Leave a comment

North Mountain Brewing

Visited on 14 Feb., 2015. We found this brew pub to be a little loud but they had a side room that got you away from the noise. We tried … Continue reading

March 2, 2015 · Leave a comment