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Bienvenidos y Feliz Navidad at Cien Agaves!

Treat yourself, your family, and your friends to a local holiday treat – margaritas and tacos! We aren’t just talking your madre’s margaritas here. With a collection of one hundred, 100%-blue-agave tequilas carefully chosen for exceptional quality and taste, you are in for a real treat! Cien Agaves (100 Agaves) serves some of the most amazing margaritas ever.

Margaritas

Sip on a cool cucumber margarita or a blood-orange margarita. If you’re …

Cupcakes and More at Butter & Me Bakery

One of my favorite foods is cupcakes – I love sweets! I am happy to report that now I don’t have to go very far to satisfy my sweet tooth. Kelly Garcia has opened her new bakeshop Butter & Me down the street from the hotel. It’s on Goldwater Blvd. just north of Main Street, next to the Poisoned Pen Bookstore.

Butter & Me has an array of tasty cupcakes, cookies, bars, scones and pies. Eventually there will be a featured soup, …

Enjoy New American Classics at Searsucker

Brian Malarkey, a Top Chef 2009 finalist, has opened a second location of his famous Searsucker San Diego restaurant here in Scottsdale. Located near Fashion Square Mall, it has a fun atmosphere and food described as “new American classics”.

Searsucker

The chef is Steven “Chops” Smith, who has worked at restaurants in the Valley including Different Point of View, Olive and Ivy, Noca, …

Stop in to The House, a Local Favorite

A new restaurant has just opened two blocks from the hotel, The House Old Town Brasserie. It is run by the same great folks that also operate The Mission and Zinc Bistro. Matt Carter, Terry Ellison and Brian Raab renovated a 1929 house and created a space with a charming, old European style.

You can feel confident that they will provide the same great service and delicious food they have become known for. I already have a guest who dined there …