Ten Days Of Delicious Culinary Exploration


Two times per year, the Arizona Restaurant Association offers Valley chefs the opportunity to showcase their creative culinary chops — and diners to savor their tasty creations — during its annual Spring and Winter Arizona Restaurant Week (ARW) events. The 10-day events offer three-course, prix-fixe menus (for $33 or $44 per person) to diners across […]

Fall Restaurant Week Kicks Off Statewide Season


Fall means different things to different people, but for Arizona foodies it means celebrating the arrival of the Arizona Restaurant Association’s (ARA) Fall Arizona Restaurant Week (ARW). This year marks the 10th anniversary of this food-focused event, which has developed into a 10-day long gastronomic jubilee, with restaurants statewide offering their special ARW menus brimming […]

Arizona Restaurant Week Celebrates Ten Years


The Arizona Restaurant Association’s Arizona Restaurant Week (ARW) is celebrating a decade of delicious this year with its 10th annual ARW this Fall. What began as a yearly weeklong celebration has now grown into a bi-annual 10-day foodie extravaganza. The 2017 Spring Arizona Restaurant Week will kick off 10 days of dining, May 19-28, with more than 150 participating restaurants showcasing three-course, prix-fixe meals for $33 or $44 per person. In […]

Discover Delectable Dining Around The Valley


Arizona Restaurant Association’s (ARA) Fall Arizona Restaurant Week (ARW) is back for its ninth season September 16-25, and Valley diners may want to loosen their belts and get out their fashionable stretchy pants in preparation for 10 nights of epic cuisine. ARA president and CEO Steve Chucri says, “ARW unites Valley diners around one of […]

Fall Arizona Restaurant Week Returns In September


By Kathryn Miller ~ Arizona Restaurant Association’s Fall Arizona Restaurant Week (ARW) is back for its ninth season September 16-25, and Valley diners may want to loosen their belts and get out their (fashionable, of course!) stretchy pants in preparation for 10 nights of epic cuisine. During Fall ARW, more than 200 participating restaurants will […]

Rise & Dine: Arizona Breakfast Weekend Returns


Valley restaurants are once again gearing up to celebrate the most important meal of the day, as the second annual Arizona Breakfast Weekend hits eateries July 28-31. Confirmed restaurants include Wildflower Bread Company, Rusconi’s American Kitchen, Original Breakfast House and The Market Restaurant + Bar by Jennifer’s. More than 40 restaurants participated last year, and it […]

Ten Days Of Dining Delights


Arizona Restaurant Association’s Spring Arizona Restaurant Week (ARW) returns this month. During Spring ARW, more than 100 participating restaurants will offer a three-course prix-fixe menu, allowing food lovers to experience the height of culinary talent of chefs statewide. Spring Restaurant Week helps give restaurants a needed boost before the summer months – and it allows […]

It’s Time To Rise And Dine In The Valley


Breakfast Weekend is coming! Valley chefs and restaurateurs are uniting this summer for Arizona Breakfast Weekend, July 30 – August 2. Diners will enjoy special dishes at breakfast and brunch spots offered at $7, $15 and $25 price points. Confirmed restaurants so far include 5th and Wine, 32 Shea, Barrio Urbano, Blasted Barley, Bootlegger’s Modern American […]

Valley Epicurean Fests To Feast Upon


By Kathryn M. Miller ~ Arizona’s restaurants will post sales just under $11 billion this year and will create over 41,000 jobs over the next decade, according to the Arizona Restaurant Association. A strong industry is welcome news for the state – more so for diners who benefit from the diverse population of restaurants. Valley residents […]

AZ Spring Restaurant Week


By Katherine Koenig – Celebrating local fare in a big way, the Arizona Restaurant Association (ARA) kicks off its 2nd Annual Spring Restaurant Week May 19-27. Now’s the perfect time to try those restaurants that have been on your wish list. Enjoy top Valley dishes, from fine dining to casual fare, at some of the […]