Deciding where to dine can be quite the dilemma with the abundance of restaurants in the Valley of the Sun. Luckily, we have compiled an exhaustive list of the most excellent establishments in Phoenix!
The cooler fall temps are finally here which means it is prime patio dining time! The Best Outdoor Dining category has all the most amazing spots with nominees from across the Valley like House of Tricks in Tempe, Chelsea’s Kitchen in Arcadia, El Chorro Lodge in Paradise Valley, Olive & Ivy in Scottsdale, Joe’s Farm Grill in Gilbert and many more.
Along with seventy degree Valley weather in the fall and spring comes some amazing culinary festivals. The current front runner in the Best Fall Culinary Event is Arizona Taco Festival which kicks off this coming weekend at Salt River Fields. The festival boasts over thirty teams competing for the best taco along with Lucha Libre wrestling, chile eating contests, live music, and popular Mexican themed drinks.
In the Best Spring Culinary Event category are contenders like Arizona Beer Week, AZ BBQ Festival, AZ Wine & Dine, Devoured, Street Eats, Arizona Cocktail Week, and the Scottsdale Culinary Festival. There’s certainly no shortage of opportunity to eat and drink your way through the most coveted Arizona seasons!
Everyone loves a table with a view especially when it’s the sun setting over the beautiful Valley skyline. Up for Best View we have Del Frisco’s Grille, Different Pointe of View at Pointe Hilton Tapatio Cliffs, J&G Steakhouse at The Phoenician, Orange Sky at Talking Stick Resort, Rustler’s Rooste, Talavera at Four Seasons Resort Scottsdale at Troon North, Compass Arizona Grill at The Hyatt Downtown Phoenix, and The Vu Bistro.
If you’re in need of some inspiration for eats look no further than the Best of Our Valley list. You’ll be salivating in no time…bon appetite!
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