The VIP Restaurants Are:
VIP tix also included 6 drink tickets to use for cocktails, beer, wine, water, and soda.
This is not your typical golf course grub. The Trophy Room at Karsten Golf Course in Tempe sources ingredients from local purveyors, changing their menus seasonally. 1125 E. Rio Salado Pkwy., Tempe, AZ 85281, 480-921-8070.
Serving neighborhood comfort food in a casual setting with impeccable, friendly service, Wally’s has become a staple for many Valley residents. Whether they’re after huge burgers, delicious ribs, or any one of the nightly specials, this is a spot you’ll love. 5029 N. 44th St., Phoenix, AZ 85018, 602-954-2040; 7704 E. Doubletree Ranch Rd., Scottsdale, AZ 85258, 480-596-7978.
Perhaps one of the most popular food trucks in the Valley, The Grilled Cheese Truck proves that everybody loves grilled cheese! It also proves that there are thousands of ways to make a grilled cheese. Hit the pic above to visit their site and find them on the streets near you.
When it comes to finding good brisket, you have to go to either a BBQ restaurant or a Jewish deli. And there’s perhaps no more iconic and revered deli in AZ than Chompie’s. Whether they’re having a brisket slider eating challenge (they do annually), or just serving them by the dozen (they do everyday), you simply can’t beat Chompie’s! 4550 E. Cactus Rd., Phoenix, AZ 85032, 602-710-2910; 9301 E. Shea Blvd., Scottsdale, AZ 85260, 480-860-0475; 1160 E. University, Tempe, AZ 85281, 480-557-0700; 3481 W. Frye Rd., Chandler, AZ 85226, 480-398-3008.
Offering the most picturesque view of the Valley, Top of the Rock Restaurant delivers another feast for your gazing–the cuisine of Chef Gregory Wiener. Artfully presented and perfectly prepared, each dish will distract you from that breathtaking view. While dining, check out their special menu that changes each month with a portion of proceeds going to different charities! 2000 W. Westcourt Way, Tempe, AZ 85282, 602-431-2370.