April 2022 Restaurant Openings and Closings

May 6, 2022 - Phoenix Magazine Online


New York Bagels ‘n Bialys
Valley bagel shop known for its boiled bagels and extensive breakfast and lunch menu opens in Gilbert.
2060 S. Power Rd., Gilbert, nybagelsnbialys.com

Beer Research Institute Taproom & Arcade
Second location for this craft beer and scratch kitchen spot, featuring Mesa’s first and only arcade bar.
213 W. Main St., Mesa, thebeerresearchinstitute.com

Call Her Martina
Scottsdale’s Waterfront has a new restaurant serving a fusion of classic and modern Mexican fare.
7135 E. Camelback Rd., Scottsdale, callhermartina.com

Cook & Craft High Street
Cook & Craft, known for its modern American food, including grilled cheese sandwiches and wrapped meatballs, has opened a second location on High Street.
5310 E. High St., Phoenix, cookandcraftaz.com

The team behind Maple & Ash, led by two-time Michelin-starred Chef Danny Grant, has opened Etta at Scottsdale Quarter, a neighborhood-style restaurant featuring wood-fired pizzas and house-made pastas.
15301 N. Scottsdale Rd., Scottsdale, ettarestaurant.com

Huss Brewpub
Huss Brewing Co. has partnered with Aventura Catering and Aramark Sports + Entertainment to open Huss Brewpub at the Phoenix Convention Center. The new pub has a craft beer taproom and full-service restaurant.
225 E. Monroe St., Phoenix, hussbrewing.com

La Belle Vie Bakery
Croissants, bread and pastries abound at this new Scottsdale bakery.
8119 E. Roosevelt St., Scottsdale, labelleviebakery.com

Lou Malnati’s Pizzeria
Known for its deep-dish pizza, Lou Malnati’s opens a seventh Valley location that offers curbside pickup, delivery and drop-off catering services.
2815 S. Alma School Rd., Chandler, loumalnatis.com

Mason’s Favorite Lobster Rolls
Lobster lovers can now get all things lobster, including lobster rolls, lobster over greens, lobster bisque and more at the Scottsdale Quarter.
15257 N. Scottsdale Rd., Scottsdale, masonslobster.com

Mountain Mike’s Pizza
California-based pizzeria known for its family-friendly atmosphere has opened a second Arizona location in Chandler.
800 N. 54th St., Chandler, mountainmikesppizza.com

Mr. Moto Pizza Arcadia
California-based restaurant providing a New York pizzeria experience features thin-crust pies with a chewy, but fluffy outer edge. The restaurant also has pasta, salads and calzone.
3945 E. Camelback Rd., Phoenix, mrmotopizz.com

Pad Thai Café
You’ll find a nice selection of Thai food here, from noodle dishes and curries to fried rice and entrees with a variety of proteins.
18425 N. 51st Ave., Glendale, padthaiaz.com

Phoenix Coqui
A Puerto Rican food truck turned brick-and-mortar restaurant is now open in the former Crazy Jim’s space.
4041 N. 15th Ave., Phoenix, phoenixcoqui.com

Rice Paper
Vietnamese Spring rolls, banh mi, pho and chef’s specialties headline Rice Paper’s second location.
7366 E. Shea Blvd., Scottsdale, ricepaperon7th.com

Gemini Pizza at Bitter & Twisted Cocktail Parlour
The owner of Saint Pasta has opened Gemini Pizza at Bitter & Twisted, featuring a tidy menu of pizza, finger foods, salads and desserts.
1 W. Jefferson St., Phoenix, bitterandtwistedaz.com

Tea Fresho
You’ll find Vietnamese-inspired tea and coffee drinks along with smoothies at this west Chandler spot that once housed a Starbucks.
6140 W. Chandler Blvd., Chandler, 480-207-1177

The Genuine
Genuine Concepts opens its flagship restaurant in the former Vig Uptown space featuring “elevated all-day dining” with chef Jeremy Pacheco at the helm.
6015 N. 16th St., Phoenix, genuineconcepts.us

The Stillery
Enjoy a signature mason jar cocktail and “chef’s comfort food” at The Stillery’s second Arizona location.
2501 W. Happy Valley Rd., Phoenix, thestillery.com

Wide Daddy’s, A Chicago Eatery
Food truck that’s now a restaurant puts out Chicago-style eats.
2706 E. University dr., Mesa, widedaddys.com


B Gastrobar in Gilbert has closed after 18 months. Mr. Zeke’s is claiming the space for a second location.

Humble Pie at the Shops at Hilton Village in Scottsdale has closed its doors.