These are my top picks around Arizona in the places I frequent the most!
1. Cave Creek
Local Johnny’s- One of my favorite brunch spots! Super cute and fun. The Grotto- I love sitting outside enjoying the weather and the delicious food. The French toast is my favorite! Ravens View- This is a really cool restaurant. Live music and good simple food. Lots of wine selections for wine lovers!
The Henry- A favorite in Scottsdale. Amazing food and ambiance. La Grande Orange- Cute little spot located in Arcadia. Lots of food options and even a little boutique inside. Ra Sushi- My personal favorite sushi restaurant. Lots of fun options and the food is always fresh.
Shanghai club- The best Chinese food in the area! Mr. Gyro- Greek staples along with other sandwiches. Dara Thai- My favorite Thai food! Small little place with reasonable prices.
4. North Phoenix
The Creek patio grill + ice cream- Delicious food and live music. Lots of variety for everyone. BJs-A staple with something for everyone! Barrio Queen- Mexican food that is traditional and a fun atmosphere.
5. Old town
Farm and Craft- Really yummy brunch food. Very Instagram worthy! Olive and Ivy- Something for everyone. Great for a quick sandwich and a nice dinner and well. Tortilla Factory- Classic Old Town spot. The food is good and so is the atmosphere.
6. Day drive spots
The Old County Inn- The best spot in Pine. The pizza and charcuterie boards are super yummy and it has a quaint fun ambiance. El Gato Azul- Located in Prescott. The best tapas and beautiful outdoor seating. Mariposa- The best location. This restaurant sits right on the side of a hill in Sedona. Stare at the beautiful scenery and enjoy their amazing food. I recommend a burger!