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Prado

Visited 26 May 2018. The decor and food is Spanish, to match the resort; comfortable seating and table arrangements. We both began with a raspberry rebel cocktail, a deligtful not … Continue reading

May 28, 2018 · Leave a comment

Match Restaurant & Lounge

Visited 27 May 2018. Our final restaurant for spring Arizona Restaurant Week 2018. Modern glass and chrome setting but not too loud. However, it was too cold, 70 degrees with … Continue reading

May 28, 2018 · Leave a comment

Dorian

Visited 25 May 2018. Comfortable but a bit tightly packed throwback decor. It was very quiet, including the nondescript music. I noted that most of their small menu was included … Continue reading

May 28, 2018 · Leave a comment

The Canal Club

Visited 24 May 2018. The theme of the resort, island, is carried into the restaurant with plenty of greenery, comfortable seating and not too tightly packed tables. The noise level … Continue reading

May 27, 2018 · Leave a comment

elements

Visited 23 May 2018. Wow, subdued modern comfortable decor with a fabulous view. As we were a bit early, we waited in the bar. The chairs were quite comfortable and … Continue reading

May 27, 2018 · Leave a comment

Fat Ox

Visited 22 May 2018. Modern decor but comfortable enough though loud and echoey when full of people. I found the temperature to be a bit warm, open large door to … Continue reading

May 27, 2018 · Leave a comment

T. Cook’s

Visited 20 May 2018. Our opening foray for spring restaurant week 2018. The resort occupies a lovely old Spanish estate with matching decorations. The resort and the restaurant exude calm. … Continue reading

May 26, 2018 · Leave a comment

Blue Coyote Cantina

Visited 21 May 2018. This is located inside a casino so we had to run the smokey slot machine gauntlet to get there. Unfortunately, the smoke was so pervasive that … Continue reading

May 26, 2018 · Leave a comment

All Pierogi Kitchen

Visited 25 Feb. 2018. It was linner┬átime (late lunch + early dinner) and grocery shopping to follow, so we decided to go for something in the range of the trip. … Continue reading

February 25, 2018 · Leave a comment

Social Hall

Visited 17 Jan. 2018. It was a warm sunny afternoon, so we chose to sit in the courtyard (as it is unpaved, I do not call it a patio). There … Continue reading

February 25, 2018 · Leave a comment

Tempe Public Market Cafe

Visited 13 Jan. 2018. Revisit 23 Feb. 2018 This cafe opened yesterday but we decided to brave opening jitters and give it a go for brunch hoping for less crowded … Continue reading

January 13, 2018 · Leave a comment

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Welcome to my flog. This space is merely a record of my personal tastes and experiences in restaurants that I have visited. Please recognize that tastes are a personal thing … Continue reading

May 20, 2012 · Leave a comment