Top Choice Breakfast in Greater Phoenix

Matt's Big Breakfast

First, a warning: even on weekdays lines are often out the door. There are no reservations, so sign your name on the clipboard and expect a 20-minute wait (and bring quarters for the meter). The upside? Best. Breakf…
Top Choice South American in Tucson

Cafe Poca Cosa

At this award-winning nuevo-Mexican bistro a Spanish-English blackboard menu circulates between tables because dishes change twice daily. It's all freshly prepared, innovative and beautifully presented. The undecide…
Top Choice American in Grand Canyon National Park North Rim

Grand Canyon Lodge Dining Room

Although seats beside the window are wonderful, views from the dining room are so huge it really doesn't matter where you sit. While the solid dinner menu includes buffalo steak, western trout and several vegetarian…
Top Choice Native American in Greater Phoenix

Kai Restaurant

Native American cuisine soars to new heights at Kai, enhanced and transformed by traditional crops grown along the Gila River. Dinners strike just the right balance between adventure and comfort. Dress nicely (no sh…
Top Choice American in Grand Canyon National Park South Rim

El Tovar Dining Room & Lounge

Dark-wood tables are set with china and white linen, eye-catching murals spotlight Native American tribes and huge windows frame views of the Rim Trail and canyon beyond. Breakfast options include El Tovar's pancake…
Top Choice Mexican in Tusayan

Sophie's Mexican Kitchen

Festooned with colorful papel picado (cut paper banners), this cheery restaurant offers Mexican food like street-style tacos, fajitas and a few vegetarian options.
Top Choice Southwestern in Winslow

Turquoise Room

Even if you're not staying at La Posada, treat yourself to the best meal between Flagstaff and Albuquerque at this unique restaurant. Dishes have a neo-Southwestern flair, the placemats are handpainted works of art …
Top Choice New Mexican in Greater Phoenix

Dick's Hideaway

At this pocket-sized ode to New Mexican cuisine, grab a small table beside the bar or settle in at the communal table in the side room and prepare for hearty servings of savory, chile-slathered New Mexican fare, fro…
Top Choice Modern American in Flagstaff

Brix Restaurant & Wine Bar

Brix brings a breath of fresh, unpretentious sophistication to Flagstaff's dining scene. It offers locally sourced seasonal fare in handsome intimate surrounds punctuated with exposed brick walls and an intimate cop…
Top Choice New American in Bisbee

Cafe Roka

Past the art-nouveau steel door awaits this sensuously lit grown-up spot with innovative American cuisine that is at once smart and satisfying. The four-course dinners include salad, soup, sorbet and a rotating choi…