Tag: tucson food news

Tucson: Food Events, Restaurants News – September – part 2

September 19 – North Fattoria Italiana Opens NoRTH Restaurant (at La Encantada) has had a makeover and will transform into North Fattoria Italiana. It’s still a Fox Concepts restaurant owned by Tucson’s golden boy Sam Fox. Fattoria means farm in Italian. I’m not sure about that word if people don’t know what it means. Think […]

Tucson Originals Sale plus Las Brasas Mesquite Grilled Chicken

Tucson restaurant news Attention all you Tucson Originals’ fans: The quarterly gift certificate sale happens Wednesday March 23 bright and early in the a.m. That’s when if nimble on the keyboard you can grab some deals at your favorite locally owned independent restaurants. I was looking at the list of Tucson Originals and noticed some […]

Tucson restaurants: Pasco Kitchen and Lounge, coming soon

Image by UGArdener via Flickr from the press release Urban Farm Fare Coming to University Blvd. Chef Ramiro Scavo will open first restaurant concept Tucson, AZ — Chef Ramiro Scavo is slated to open his first restaurant –Pasco Kitchen & Lounge – in late January 2011.  Scavo was formerly a chef with Fox Restaurant Concepts, […]

Tucson restaurants: tacos, tequila, originals rewards

Image via Wikipedia Tacos Tasting Zivaz is always so creative. From Jan. 21-23 you can have your choice of three different tacos for $12. These aren’t just any tacos either – think steak with chile verde, duck l’orange with red cabbage, Cuban pork with plantains (OMG!), crispy shrimp, and two veggie options. Yum. Tequila Tasting […]

Tucson restaurant news: Giving, Donuts, Cuvee Bistro

Image via Wikipedia more Tucson restaurant news… Krispy Kreme East Krispy Kreme opens today across from Park Place Mall at 5775 E. Broadway Blvd in the former Waverly Coffee drive thru. Krispy Kreme went out of business  a few years ago in Tucson but Doughnut Dan brought them back. The Broadway store will be Doughnut […]

Tucson restaurants: coming soon, happy hours, Ventana Room wine sale

Tucson restaurant news: coming soon, happy hours, lunch special, wine sale Coming soon Ritz Carlton Hotel Dove Mountain opens December 18. R-Place Bar & Grill, 3412 N. Dodge, formerly Charlie’s – possible January opening Cheesecake Factory is coming Feb. 4. Lee Lee Oriental SuperMart is coming but they don’t know when. In August, they said […]

Tucson Greek Festival – Sept. 24-27

It’s Greek to me!  Save the dates – September 24 through 27 for Tucson’s Greek Festival. I can almost smell the spanakopita in the air. What:  Greek Festival 2009 Where:  St Demetrious Church ~ 1145 East Ft. Lowell Rd When: Thursday, Sept. 24 ~  5 to 10 p.m.               Friday, Sept. 25  ~ 5 to 11 […]

Tucson restaurant news-musica,shrimp,4th Avenue,etc

Tucson restaurant news Even though the temperature has been 100-plus degrees for the past 21 days, there doesn’t seem to be any slowdown of what’s happening restaurant-wise in Tucson. Some like it hot… Fiesta de la Musica El Charro Café has a new Fiesta de la Musica live music series featuring live music every weekend […]