Foodie news roundup for the week of August 19.
Eggstasy will celebrate the grand opening of its new Chandler location with a can’t-miss Golden Pancake promotion. Two randomly selected people from the first 100 guests in the door on the morning of Saturday, August 24, will win free pancakes for life. Two guests at each of the four Eggstasy locations will win a Golden Pancake (the other three locations are in Scottsdale).
Have a sweet–and savory–tooth? Cold Beers & Cheeseburgers is adding the new Donut Bar Burger to the menu. Cold Beers & Cheeseburgers and Donut Bar are collaborating to create a new burger that spotlights the quality meat and components that fans expect from a Cold Beers & Cheeseburgers burger nestled in a cinnamon-sugar doughnut, only available at Cold Beers & Cheeseburgers.
Nori Sushi & Asian Dining (pictured) launched its new happy hour menu at its two Valley locations, with extended days and times. The happy hour is now 2 to 7 p.m., seven days a week! The new menu features seven popular maki rolls, $3 off all 23 signature rolls, $1 off the 22 nigiri offerings and $3 off all signature cocktails, along with other happy hour specials. Prices range from $3 to $7 for food and between $2 to $4 off for drinks.
Pedal Haus Brewery’s new menu was specifically designed for customers with dietary restrictions, with an entire page dedicated to vegan and gluten-free options. There are now more than a dozen dishes for each diet, with no need for substitutions, add-ons or unfulfilling meals. New dishes include a gluten-free bacon burger and Nashville hot chicken sandwich and vegan cauliflower “wings” and vegan grinder, among several other delicious eats.
Come into any of Chompie’s five Valley locations Saturday, August 24, and dig into a stack of our classic Belgian waffles, served with butter and syrup, or Very Berry Belgian waffles, served with fresh strawberries, blueberries and whipped cream, for only $6.99. This National Waffle Day deal is available until 3 p.m. at all five Chompie’s locations and valid on Saturday, August 24.
Hash Kitchen and The Sicilian Baker are making that back-to-school transition a little easier with two limited-time specials. Show a valid school ID at Hash Kitchen and get 20 percent off the bill for the month of August. Also, “Refuel for School” at The Sicilian Baker includes half-priced coffees and espressos from 3 to 6 p.m.
Aaron Chamberlin is teaming up with the up-and-coming duo from New Jersey, Saint Pasta, for his latest collaboration dinner at Phoenix Public Market Café on Thursday, Sept. 19. Guests can pop into the downtown restaurant from 5 to 9 p.m. and order from a prix-fixe menu with Italian-American pasta dishes by Saint Pasta and a homemade dessert prepared by the Phoenix Public Market Cafe bakery.