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Bobby-Q is a local barbecue restaurant with three locations across the Valley. They have some of the best barbecue I have ever had in Phoenix. Everything they make is made in house in smokers that they have in the back of their restaurant. They have two locations in Phoenix and one in Mesa.
This plant shop is right in the heart of Downtown Phoenix. All of their plants are beautiful and they also sell cute pots to go with them. The are running normal business hours starting this Friday until Monday. I love going there because it makes everything around you seem so relaxing.
3. Chino Bandido
Have you ever had Chinese and Mexican food together? Well I have, all because of Chino Bandido. Their food is so good and is some of the most creative in the Valley. They are currently only doing take out service, but it is definitely worth it to get their food. They have one location in Phoenix.
Gadzooks in definitely one of a kind. They serve mainly build your own enchiladas and everything is made in house. Their tortillas are so good, and you definitely should get 'Christmas' sauce on your enchiladas when you go. They have one location in Phoenix, one in Scottsdale and one in Tempe.
Scoopwell's is owned by the cutest family ever. In Central Phoenix, they serve up edible cookie dough. They do curbside service now, and if you're looking for a sweet treat, they have the best choices. They have several discounts for students and it is adorable inside.
6. Press Coffee
Press coffee is amazing. they have several shops around the Valley and their coffee is top notch. They really care about the coffee experience and want to make sure you enjoy your cup. Originally founded by 4 friends, you can be sure that they will serve up the best coffee in Phoenix.
7. Monroe's Hot Chicken
Monroe's is in the middle of Downtown and they serve up Nashville style chicken. You can't really find great fried chicken other than LoLo's in Phoenix. They have become very popular on Instagram and they're currently doing take out options.
8. Federal Pizza
Drive-thru pizza? Yes please! Federal Pizza has several homemade options for the pizza lover. They're on Central in Phoenix and they have amazing food and drinks. Just get in line in the drive thru-order your pizza and bam, there's dinner.
Churn has the best ice cream I've ever had in Phoenix. It's amazing especially when the temperature is over 100 out. They have so many unique flavors, and they offer free delivery with UberEats. Definitely a good option if you want something sweet anytime of the day.
10. La Grande Orange Grocery and Pizzeria
Homemade food is LGO's specialty. They have everything from baked goods, to pizza, to gelato. Their food is so fresh and delicious and they offer curbside pickup for anything within their store. Right near Phoenix and Scottsdale, they're definitely one place you should check out.