Baby back ribs at BBQ Shack (Credit: Jackie Tran)

New Q: Locally-owned “BBQ Shack” to open on 22nd St. just east of Kolb

Local catering company R & R Family Kitchen announced plans to expand their brick-and-mortar space with a restaurant called BBQ Shack. The…

Baked goods at Island Plate Lunch (Credit: Jackie Tran)

Island Plate Lunch to open second location with Hawaiian bakery & soft serve

Hawaiian restaurant Island Plate Lunch announced plans to open a second location late October closer to midtown with an expanded…

(Photo courtesy of White Castle)

White Castle to open first AZ location in Scottsdale

Regional hamburger chain White Castle announced plans to open Arizona’s first location at The Block in Scottsdale in 2019. “We…

Prepared hot meals at the Hidden Grill (Credit: Jackie Tran)

“The Hidden Grill” paleo-focused meal prep & restaurant now open

Paleo-focused meal prep and restaurant The Hidden Grill quietly opened Wednesday, August 15 at 4955 N. Sabino Canyon Rd., Ste….

Smokey Mo tri tip sandwich (Credit: Jackie Tran)

“Smokey Mo” smoking meats with mesquite at former Shari’s Drive-In

Smokey Mo restaurant quietly opened mid-July in previously housed burger icon Shari’s Drive-In at 2650 N. 1st Ave. First off, be aware…

Get back to your Prickly Pear Caramel chocolate at the Monsoon Chocolate reopening (Credit: Jackie Tran)

Monsoon Chocolate reopening August 29 with air conditioning

Chocolate factory and cafe Monsoon Chocolate closed late June due to problems with…

Interior at Years Asian Bistro & BBQ (Credit: Jackie Tran)

Grilled skewers star at “Years Asian Bistro & BBQ” opening today

After almost a year of work at 625 E. Wetmore Rd. Ste 109, Years Asian Bistro & BBQ announced it…