• What’s the Dish? – Valentino’s Eatery

    Valentino’s Eatery – “Authentic Italian Cuisine in the Southeast Valley”

    valintinos In Anthem, just off Hunt Hwy and to the left of Safeway, is a fabulous Italian restaurant I discovered thanks to Jeffrey Kramer, Food Connoisseur and Reviewer from Kahuna Cafe – http://kahunacafe.blogspot.com

    When I walked in I saw a beautifully decorated dining room with 2 and 4 top tables with classy glass place settings and white table clothes. About 9 of the 15 or so tables were full of people talking and laughing and they all looked like they were really enjoying their food. It’s a place where you can wear casual clothes or dress up, it all depends on how you feel. You’ll fit in either way.

    There was a short wait because when you first walk in, if the greeter is seating folks, there is no way for them or the servers to see you right away because the wall into the dining room is jutted out a little and there is no clear view from the dining room to the door or vice versa. I took a quick step to the left and one of the staff saw me right away and came to seat me. [Read More…]

  • What’s the Dish 2? – Skyline Pizza

    Skyline Pizza Sauces Up Deliciousness

    skyline-pizzaCan you believe one of the freshest and best pizzas can be had in San Tan Valley? On the Northeast corner of Sierra Vista Drive and Skyline Drive, sits a little restaurant called Skyline Pizza. When I walked in the decor took me a little by surprise, the order area has a mint green wall and the dining room has dark chocolate walls. The tables are all black. A bench lines the length of the wall, and the other side of some of the tables have small wooden chairs in various colors. [Read More…]