Food, Restaurants & Dining

Food, Restaurants & Dining Fara IllichOctober 21, 2009
Artlinks First Fridays at Bentley's Lounge in Phoenix – Nov. 2009-Jan. 2010

The Artists of the Black Community/Arizona (A.B.C./AZ) will be hosting ARTLINKS FIRST FRIDAYS at Bentley's Lounge, 308 N. 2nd Ave., Phoenix from 6-10 PM in November, December and January 2010: Click here for more info.

Food, Restaurants & Dining Fara IllichOctober 21, 2009
Royal at the Market Brews a Sustainable Business

Today I took a break from my busy day to enjoy a latte at a small coffee bar located in the new Phoenix Public Market. Brewed to perfection and topped with a lovely decorative swirl, I instantly knew this was no ordinary caffeinated drink. Click here for more info.

Food, Restaurants & Dining Fara IllichOctober 21, 2009
Grand Opening of the Phoenix Public Market

Next week will be big for Downtown Phoenix. After years of waiting, downtown has its own brick-and-mortar grocery store. On Tuesday, October 27th, the Phoenix Public Market Urban Grocery and Wine Bar officially opens. Click here for more info.

Food, Restaurants & Dining Fara IllichOctober 5, 2009
Faces of Downtown: Anna Lee

Anna Lee has been a fixture in Downtown Phoenix since 1928 when she and her husband, Kai, opened Sing High, a Cantonese-style restaurant. Click here for more info.

Food, Restaurants & Dining Fara IllichOctober 1, 2009
Word on the Street: Hidden Gem

I have a soft spot for neighborhood businesses. My father owned one. So did my grandfather. Maybe that’s why I found Fair Trade Café so darned irresistible. Click here for more info.

Food, Restaurants & Dining Fara IllichSeptember 30, 2009
Come get that new Championship glow!

If you haven't already heard, Game 1 of the WNBA Championship was amazing. Click here for more info.

Food, Restaurants & Dining Fara IllichSeptember 23, 2009
Crazy Good Phoenix Food #2

If you are a Phoenix foodie, and haven’t been to The Parlor Pizzeria, it seems you are in the minority. Click here for more info.

Food, Restaurants & Dining Fara IllichSeptember 22, 2009
Local Breeze Patio Cafe – A Breath of Fresh Air in Downtown Phoenix

Local Breeze Patio Cafe is one of the coolest restaurants you'll ever visit in Downtown Phoenix! Click here for more info.

Food, Restaurants & Dining Fara IllichSeptember 11, 2009
Downtown Mishap Turned Adventure!

The plan was to start at 1130, a bar in the Arizona Center that advertised $5 cosmos and $3 wines, go to the show and laugh, and then go to whatever bar looked fun. Click here for more info.

Food, Restaurants & Dining Fara IllichSeptember 8, 2009
Crazy Good Phoenix Food

This blog is about Phoenix history and lore told with a twist—through fascinating conversations and glimpses into Arizona’s past from the unique perspective of a group of my native Phoenician in-laws, specifically three formidable women affectionately called the “Crazies” in our family (more on that later). Click here for more info.