Dine Around

We know people have different tastes when it comes to dining – even some pets are choosy about their food! That’s why we’re leaving it up to you to sniff out your choice, reserve a table and choose who you’ll dine with.

On Wednesday, May 24, 2017, participate in a dine around, where you’ll have the option to continue networking while chowing down on delicious cuisine at one of the many exceptional restaurants in Phoenix.

Choose one of the following dining hotspots in downtown Phoenix and the surrounding area or use these selections as a starting point of your search.

A short walk around the block:

Blue Hound Kitchen & Cocktails

A contemporary American gastro-lounge conveniently located in the Kimpton Hotel Palomar (CityScape) serving up delicious seasonal food and hand-crafted cocktails.

Website: http://www.bluehoundkitchen.com

The Arrogant Butcher

A traditional American restaurant offering the best of everything including seafood, steaks, draft beer, wine and cocktails and delicious comfort food.

Website: https://www.foxrc.com/restaurants/the-arrogant-butcher/

The Strand Urban Italian

Choose this unique destination for casual Italian dining right in CityScape that’s serving high quality, traditional Italian favourites.

Website: http://www.thestranditalian.com/

Squid Ink Sushi

A Japanese fusion sushi bar and grill creating contemporary Asian-fusion dished. Perfect for a group with a diverse set of palates as the menu extends beyond sushi.

Website: http://squidinksushi.com/

A drive to the dog park:


This popular restaurant is preparing New American seasonal cuisine with local Arizona influences and a variety of healthy, vegan and gluten free options.

Website: http://www.ocotillophx.com/about/


This sushi bar and kitchen is creating a bold menu with Japanese influences and global inspirations.

Website: http://moirasushi.com/

Cibo Urban Pizzeria

A local favorite dishing out salads, antipasto, 100% Neapolitan pizzas and housemade fresh pasta.

Website: http://www.cibophoenix.com

Pomo Pizzeria

Cooking up a variety of items to satisfy your pizza craving, this restaurant gives you the chance to taste authentic Neapolitan pizza handcrafted in the tradition of Old Italy.

Website: http://pomopizzseria.com/

The Vig – Filmore

This upscale neighborhood tavern is providing a variety of menu items with a nice outdoor dining space. Listen to live music or have some fun during a game of bocce ball.

Website: http://thevig.us



Some of these restaurants are not within walking distance and will require you to find an alternative method of transportation. Phoenix is an Uber friendly city and a great way navigate around the city. You can also choose to take a Taxi or use Lyft, another on-demand transportation service.