Explorer March 16, 2022

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Best of the Northwest, March , 

7278 N. Oracle Road (520) 742-4072 nothingbundtcakes.com Dairy Queen Multiple locations dairyqueen.com


420 W. Magee Road (520) 297-5775 bottegamichelangelo.com The Keg Steakhouse and Bar 12005 N. Oracle Road (520) 219-9500 Kegsteakhouse.com



6440 N. Campbell Ave. (520) 795-7221 vivacetucson.com

The Parish

For nearly three decades, Vivace has been serving elegant Italian food. Dishes such as stuffed pork chop, veal marsala, eggplant lasagna, and four cheese manicotti are some of the bestt fine dining options you can find in town and the location at the top of Campbell Avenue offers stunning views while you dine. READER RECOMMENDED Michelangelo’s Bottega

6453 N. Oracle Road (520) 797-1233 theparishtucson.com Inspired by New Orleans and wielding a combination of southern styles, The Parish certainly knows how to party with style. Happy hour, which runs 3 to 6 p.m. Tuesdays through Fridays, features specialty “noshes” and, of course, discounted drinks. Enjoy those Southern accents with hushpuppies and gumbo paired with

award-winning house cocktails, beer and wine. Even if it’s not Mardi Gras, it’s a party at The Parish. READER RECOMMENDED The Keg Steakhouse and Bar 12005 N. Oracle Road (520) 219-9500 Kegsteakhouse.com Noble Hops 1335 W. Lambert Lane (520) 797-4677 Noblehops.com


6440 N. Campbell Ave. (520) 795-7221 vivacetucson.com Daniel Scordato made something special with Vivace. Just across from La Encantada, it’s a combination of some of the best elements of the foothills.

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7562 La Cholla Blvd Tucson, AZ 85741

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It has the atmosphere, the style and certainly the views. And that’s not even getting into the food, which is an elegant combination of Italian flavors, plus a wine selection sure to please any aficionado. READER RECOMMENDED Wild Garlic 2870 E. Skyline Drive, suite 120 (520) 206-0017 wildgarlicgrill.com North Italia 2995 E. Skyline Road (520) 299-1600 northitalia.com


2805 E. Skyline Drive (520) 232-6340 ajsfinefood.com Treat yourself to a decadent variety of gourmet foods

available at AJ’s Fine Foods. The dessert counter is unmatched with its wide range of high-quality pastries and cakes (highly recommended for celebrations to impress friends and family). Next to that counter is the bistro and cheese section, aka the “upgrade your boring charcuterie board” area. It’s been a tough year and you deserve it! READER RECOMMENDED Trader Joe’s Multiple locations traderjoes.com Dickman’s 472 N. Oracle Road (520) 229-9777 facebook.com/ dickmansmeat


7475 N. La Cholla Blvd. (520) 544-5551 pappoules.com Have you ever seen such a beautiful gyro? Not unless you have eaten at Pappoule’s. Have you ever tasted such fluffy and tasty pita? Not unless you have eaten at Pappoule’s. Did you know that the owners of Pappoule’s were originally from Chicago? You know what that means: delicious and authentic Greek food, baby! OPA! READER RECOMMENDED It’s Greek to Me 15920 N. Oracle Road, suite 120 (520) 825-4199 itsgreektomecatalina.com Pita Jungle 7090 N. Oracle Road, suite 128 CONTINUED ON PAGE 42