Tag: Sam Fox

Fox Restaurant Concepts 20th Anniversary, Gives Back Tucson

Congratulations to Fox Restaurant Concepts on their 20th anniversary. (Sam Fox is originally from Tucson.) And to celebrate and give back to the Tucson community, each restaurant concept will donate $4,000 back. Diners can visit any location (Blanco Tacos & Tequila, Culinary Dropout, North Italia, Zinburger and Wildflower), sign up for FRC newsletter and cast […]

Culinary Dropout restaurant coming to former Grant Road Lumber Yard

Break all the rules! Currently, with two locations in the Phoenix area, Culinary Dropout is the Fox Restaurant Concepts’ “rebel child” that breaks all the rules with its uniform-free staff and relaxed, soulful ambiance. Featuring amped-up appetizers, salads, sandwiches and entrees, along with an antipasti menu showcasing delicious and hard-to-find meats, cheeses and vegetables. Chill […]

Tucson restaurant news: Janos nominated for best chef – James Beard

Image by ulterior epicure via Flickr Tucson restaurant news The James Beard nominations are out and Janos has been nominated for outstanding chef, not best Southwest restaurant but outstanding chef among other well known chefs like Mark Peel, Campanile in Los Angeles and Michael Mina, Michael Mina, San Francisco among others. Also Sam Fox of […]

Noshing Tucson: James Beard Nominations 2009

This year Tucson gets the nod for two James Beard chef semifinalist nominees and a restaurateur with roots and restaurants in Tucson. The James Beard nomininees in Tucson are: Janos Wilder for Janos restaurant. Janos has been nominated previously and actually is a Tucson James Beard winner. Mark Ehrler for the Ventana Room at Loews Ventana Canyon Resort. Ehrler was […]