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Top Choice Museum in Flagstaff

Museum of Northern Arizona

Housed in an attractive Craftsman-style stone building amid a pine grove, this small but excellent museum spotlights local American Indian archaeology, history and culture, as well as geology, biology and the arts. …
Top Choice Observatory in Flagstaff

Lowell Observatory

Sitting atop a hill just west of downtown, this national historic landmark – famous for the first sighting of Pluto, in 1930 – was built by Percival Lowell in 1894. Weather permitting, visitors can stargaze through …
Top Choice Volcano in Flagstaff

Sunset Crater Volcano National Monument

Around AD 1064 a volcano erupted on this spot, spewing ash across 800 sq miles, spawning the Kana-A lava flow and forcing farmers to vacate lands tilled for 400 years. Now the 8029ft Sunset Crater is quiet, and mile…
Top Choice International in Flagstaff

Brix Restaurant & Wine Bar

Brix offers seasonal, locally sourced and generally top-notch fare in a handsome room with exposed brick walls and an intimate copper bar. Sister business Proper Meats + Provisions, on S San Francisco St, supplies c…
Top Choice Cafe in Flagstaff

Tourist Home Urban Market

Housed in a beautifully renovated 1926 house that was originally home to Basque sheepherder immigrants, this upscale market cafe serves up the best breakfast in a town full of excellent morning vittles. Try the Hash…
Top Choice Fusion in Flagstaff

Criollo Latin Kitchen

Sister to Brix Restaurant & Wine Bar and Proper Meats + Provisions, this on-trend Latin-fusion restaurant gives similar encouragement to local producers, sourcing ingredients from Arizona wherever possible. Set …
Top Choice Deli in Flagstaff

Proper Meats + Provisions

Come here for house-made salami and pancetta, local grass-fed beef for the barbecue and other meat-lover delights. There's also wine, an eclectic selection of non-alcoholic drinks, cheese and fresh-baked rustic brea…
Top Choice Pizza in Flagstaff

Pizzicletta

Tiny Pizzicletta, where the excellent thin-crusted wood-fired pizzas are loaded with gourmet toppings like arugula and aged prosciutto, is housed in a sliver of a white-brick building. Inside there's an open kitchen…
Top Choice Cocktail Bar in Flagstaff

Tinderbox Kitchen & Annex

This slinky cocktail bar mixes up great originals and classics: the Moscow Mule with mint and cucumber might just be the best cocktail in Flagstaff. The outdoor patio, actually a handball court built by Basque immig…
Top Choice Cafe in Flagstaff

Coppa Cafe

Brian Konefal and Paola Fioravanti, who met at an Italian culinary school, are the husband-and-wife team behind this friendly, art-strewn bistro with egg-yolk-yellow walls. Expect ingredients foraged from nearby woo…