This Fourth of July, festivities should light up the sky and your palate. We’ve rounded up restaurants throughout the Valley that are celebrating the patriotic holiday with deals, specials and a whole lot of red, white and blue. From fun family brunches to filling steak dinners or drinks with friends, you’re sure to find delicious dining options for everyone this Fourth of July weekend.
The eclectic neighborhood bar on Roosevelt Row presents its Drinkin’ with Lincoln Independence Day event on Sunday, July 3. The 21-and-over celebration starts at 6 p.m. with live music from local band Soulitify and a MozzArepas food truck serving stuffed arepas until 2 a.m. DJ OH Allen will keep the late night Fourth of July fest going starting at 10 p.m.
Kimpton Hotel Palomar is celebrating Fourth of July weekend with a specialty rooftop cookout at the LUSTRE Rooftop Bar. From July 1 through July 4, chefs will be grilling the classic “fixin’s” of burgers, hotdogs and more while guests enjoy live music.
Recreo will be celebrating Fourth of July all weekend long from July 2 through July 3 (Recreo will be closed on July 4). In honor of the holiday, the playground-themed restaurant and bar will be serving $7 frozen margaritas and $4 red, white and blue Jell-O shots. Enjoy your drinks in Recreo’s gregarious scenery featuring a bus art installation, a bar swing set, a back patio stage and twinkle lights.
Dine in at Arizona’s world famous family-owned steakhouse Rustler’s Rooste for the finest steaks, ribs, chicken, seafood and rattlesnake if you’re brave enough. Enjoy live music and fireworks from a view atop South Mountain on Sunday, July 3 and Monday, July 4 at 9 p.m.
Celebrate the Fourth of July at STK Steakhouse with red, white and blue steak toppings. Enjoy a filet topped with a lobster tail, blue corn tortilla and garlic cream for $17.76. Veterans, gold star families, active military and front-line workers will receive 20% off on the Fourth of July only.
SugarJam The Southern Kitchen is celebrating the Fourth of July in style with their signature pies that come in all different sizes and flavors. Enjoy SugarJam’s signature apple and cherry pie or their beloved bourbon pecan pie in a large or personal size. All pies must be pre-ordered by July 1 and at least two days before the planned pickup date. You can also eat in at SugarJam during the Fourth of July weekend and enjoy their All-American Breakfast.
This Fourth of July, breakfast enthusiasts can enjoy an extra celebratory meal at U.S. Egg with the beloved Stars & Stripes Waffle. The $10.99 patriotic dish features U.S. Egg’s classic, freshly-made fluffy waffle topped with strawberries, blueberries and whipped cream to create a patriotic vision of the American flag.
Z’Tejas Southwest Grill will be serving up a festive and delicious margarita to celebrate America’s birthday this Fourth of July. The special margarita, “La Bomba” features three layers of strawberry, traditional lime and blue curacao margaritas topped with your favorite childhood popsicle, the Bomb pop! “La Bomba” will be available to order Friday, July 1 through Monday, July 4 for $10. Z’Tejas is open daily for lunch and dinner and brunch on the weekends.
The retro-style American restaurant at Hotel Valley Ho is shaking up the month of July with their All-American Breakfast “Show Stopper” Shake. The cereal milkshake is topped with mini pancakes, french toast, bacon, mini donuts, whipped cream, granola, fresh berries, maple syrup and an American flag and sparkler. $1 of each shake sold will go to Arizona Golden Rescue, which rescues displaced Golden Retrievers and mostly-Golden Retriever mixes