SoDo coming to life during All Star Week

February 9, 2009 | By

The vintage warehouses in the Downtown Phoenix Warehouse District aka SoDo will be springing into action this week, hosting NBA All Star parties, fashion shows, probably a little comedy thrown in and if you are in need of some casual, vintage clothing you will be able to pick that up as well.

Lo Lo’s Chicken and Waffles

April 25, 2008 | By

Walking distance from my house and better than my mom’s home cooking.  Yum yum.  I’m stuffed.  Dine in or take out.  Check out their web site.

Last Saturday at the Drip

April 24, 2008 | By

Not referring to what we did last Saturday, but “the” last Saturday of the month.  Stop by the Drip Coffee Lounge at 8 PM on Saturday, the 26th and chill with some local musicians.  This month’s performers include Host Doug Bale, musicians Mike Montoya (guitarist/vocalist of Fatigo) and Rocky Yazzie (guitarist/vocalist of Skinwalkers), as well… Read more

I ate the underdog.

April 24, 2008 | By

Yes, I ate the underdog tonight.  OK, that’s not the whole truth.  I actually ate two “underdog” hot dogs at The Roosevelt Tavern at 816 N Third St just South of Roosevelt St.  (Third is a one way heading South.)  They have great beers on tap.  The “Arrogant Bastard”, a San Diego micro brew has… Read more

Soul Food Anyone?

April 22, 2008 | By

If you like Soul Food, check out 7 spots that recommends.  4 of the 7 are in Central Phoenix. They left out a Downtown Phoenix staple for Soul Food, Bobby C’s on Washington check out the list

1130 The Restaurant having it’s Grand Opening

April 21, 2008 | By

April 24. Help welcome 1130 The Restaurant to the neighborhood with a Grand Opening Celebration and Happy Hour. Sample 1130’s great menu with complimentary hors devours. Enjoy specials on appetizers and drinks, entertainment and more. Also, join City of Phoenix officials for a special ribbon cutting ceremony. Thursday from 4:30pm-7pm. For more information call 602 368 3046.  1130 The… Read more

Attn: restauranters

April 18, 2008 | By

I’ve decided to try to open my own restaurant downtown. Having never done this before, I’m sure I don’t even know how much I don’t know. Whenever I’m at one of the local restaurants/bars that I admire, I try to meet the owner and ask a few questions. As you probably have heard a hundred… Read more

Coronado Historic District Gets New Restaurant

April 3, 2008 | By

This glowing report, just in from our good friend Sherry Rampy. Hey All! Just figured you might like another reason not to cook! LA PICCOLA CUCINA…Andy and Debbie Pappas’ “Little Kitchen” is exquisite. It’s located at 2241 North 7th Street, with bright red umbrellas outside a beautifully renovated building that started life as a bungalow… Read more

Friends of Transit Tuesday at the Blue Fin

March 30, 2008 | By

On Tuesday, April 1, 2008 Friends of Transit Tuesday is proud to feature: Blue Fin Japanese Restaurant 1401 N. Central Ave, Phoenix The first 100 customers will receive half off their lunch bill (up to $5)! Discount offered 10:30am – 6:30 pm Please present this email to receive discount. Plus, don’t forget to put your… Read more

The best happy hour downtown – $2 buck pints

March 27, 2008 | By

The best happy hour downtown has got to be Coach & Willie’s reverse happy hour from 8pm to 10pm M-F.  All of their appetizers, pizzas, draft beer and house wine is half off.  I suggest trying the stuffed Spinach & Garlic Stuffed Mozzarella and a pint of Samuel Adams white ale.  Coach & Willie’s is… Read more