Andreoli Italian Grocer
Though this combined store and restaurant are smack-dab in the Arizona desert, one sniff of Chef Giovanni Scorzo’s changing daily menu will transport you straight to the streets of Italy. Reviewed by numerous prestigious publications, the votes are in: Andreoli Italian Grocer is the place for locals and ex-pats alike to enjoy a plate of authentic Italian cuisine. Check the Web site beforehand to see what the chef’s special is for the day; past dishes include Pesce Misto with fresh swordfish, calamari, and shrimp, and Penne Bottarga, a mouthwatering pasta dish topped with caviar. andreoli-grocer.com.