North Phoenix’s Top Restaurants

North Phoenix is home to the gorgeous desert along with some delicious cuisines, and there is something for every taste bud. Plus, most of the best restaurants in the area are just a short drive from the north Phoenix new homes for sale.

Looking for some tasty barbeque and slow-smoked meats?

Located right off of Shea Boulevard and the 51, you can find Bootleggers Modern American Smokehouse. This spot has an amazing vibe with a neighborhood feel. Tucked away behind the freeway, the restaurant serves smoky gourmet barbeque options like crispy rock shrimp with sides like cheddar grits or kale green beans. And you can even wash your dinner down with some specialized moonshine cocktails.

This small sushi spot is a favorite among locals.

Yasu Sushi Bistro is a Japanese restaurant serving upscale sushi. The place might be small, but it is famous around town for its presentation and fresh fish. The grilled entrees are full of flavor and make sure to check out the Saki at the sushi bar.

For some traditional Italian, head to a tiny restaurant right off of Black Canyon Highway.

This casual place serves up delicious pizza and traditional Italian entrees. Anzio’s Italian Restaurant is known for its family friendly atmosphere and gigantic portions. They also bake up some of the best garlic bread in town and the menu is full of plenty of options, all at great prices!