July restaurant openings: 15 new restaurants to try around Phoenix
Andy's Frozen Custard, a Missouri-based dessert chain, opened its first Arizona eatery in July. It is in Ahwatukee near 48th Street and Warner Road. You can watch the custard being made in-house through the glass windows. The menu features vanilla and chocolate custards; concretes, or shakes with toppings mixed in, malts and banana splits.

Address: 12925 S. 48th Street, Phoenix AZ 85044
Website: 
http://www.eatandys.com

Photo by: Andy's Frozen Custard
July restaurant openings: 15 new restaurants to try around Phoenix
Gallo Blanco - The waiting is over. Owner and chef Doug Robson's Mexican eatery, Gallo Blanco, reopened on July 1 near 10th and Pierce streets in downtown Phoenix. Robson renovated the "American Way Market" building for the dining room and built the kitchen outside of the restaurant. Gallo used to be at The Clarendon Hotel, but closed in 2015.

Address: 928 E. Pierce Street, Phoenix AZ 85006
Website: 
http://galloblancocafe.com/

Photo by: Gallo Blanco
July restaurant openings: 15 new restaurants to try around Phoenix
Old Ellsworth Brewing Company is a new brewery in Queen Creek. It was founded by three people and serves beer and food that is described as "American new age" bar food. Items include an Irish egg roll stuffed with corned beef and cabbage and a Philly egg roll stuffed with shaved steak, peppers and cheese. They have 12 taps featuring some of their favorite beers from local breweries. Once their system is up and running, they hope to have their own brews on tap by the end of September.

Address: 22005 S. Ellsworth Road, Queen Creek AZ 85142
Website: 
https://www.oldellsworthbrewing.com/

Photo by: Old Ellsworth Brewing Company
July restaurant openings: 15 new restaurants to try around Phoenix
DoNut Worry, a local donut shop and cafe, opened a second eatery in Gilbert. DoNut Worry Gilbert is near Gilbert Road and Guadalupe and a drive-thru. The drive-thru hours will be 5 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Address: 865 N. Gilbert Road, Gilbert AZ 85234
Website: 
https://www.donutworryaz.com/

Photo by: DoNut Worry Gilbert
July restaurant openings: 15 new restaurants to try around Phoenix
Early Baker is a new bakery and eatery in Ahwatukee. It opened in the former Los Dos Molinos space near Chandler Blvd. and 40th Street (Safeway shopping center).

Address: 4025 E. Chandler Blvd., Phoenix AZ 85048
Website: 
http://www.earlybaker.com/

Photo by: Early Baker/Facebook
July restaurant openings: 15 new restaurants to try around Phoenix
Early Baker is a new bakery and eatery in Ahwatukee. It opened in the former Los Dos Molinos space near Chandler Blvd. and 40th Street (Safeway shopping center).

Address: 4025 E. Chandler Blvd., Phoenix AZ 85048
Website: 
http://www.earlybaker.com/

Photo by: Early Baker/Facebook
July restaurant openings: 15 new restaurants to try around Phoenix
NCounter is a well-known staple to Mill Avenue's breakfast, lunch and brunch crowds. The eatery recently opened a second location in downtown Phoenix. It is on the bottom floor of a six-floor apartment building near First Avenue and Roosevelt Street, a short walk from the light rail. A third location is planned for North Scottsdale near the Loop 101 and Scottsdale Road. That one is expected to open in September.

Address: 888 N. First Avenue, Phoenix AZ 85003
Website: 
http://www.ncounter.com

Photo by: NCounter/Facebook
July restaurant openings: 15 new restaurants to try around Phoenix
NCounter is a well-known staple to Mill Avenue's breakfast, lunch and brunch crowds. The eatery recently opened a second location in downtown Phoenix. It is on the bottom floor of a six-floor apartment building near First Avenue and Roosevelt Street, a short walk from the light rail. A third location is planned for North Scottsdale near the Loop 101 and Scottsdale Road. That one is expected to open in September.

Address: 888 N. First Avenue, Phoenix AZ 85003
Website: 
http://www.ncounter.com

Photo by: NCounter
July restaurant openings: 15 new restaurants to try around Phoenix
Dickey's Barbecue Pit, a national chain restaurant that started in 1941, opened another location in the Valley.  The new eatery is on Estrella Parkway south of Interstate 10. 

Address: 15525 W. Roosevelt Street, Goodyear AZ 85338
Website: 
https://www.dickeys.com/

Photo by: Dickey's Barbecue Pit
July restaurant openings: 15 new restaurants to try around Phoenix
New Wave Market is a sister concept of Super Chunk Sweets and Treats, owned by Country Velador and husband, Sergio. The market is connected to Super Chunk and will serve fresh bread and baked goods, grab-and-go lunch items and unique home goods.

Address: 7120 E. 6th Avenue, Scottsdale AZ 85251
Website: 
https://www.newwavemarket.com/

Photo by: New Wave Market
July restaurant openings: 15 new restaurants to try around Phoenix
New Wave Market is a sister concept of Super Chunk Sweets and Treats, owned by Country Velador and husband, Sergio. The market is connected to Super Chunk and will serve fresh bread and baked goods, grab-and-go lunch items and unique home goods.

Address: 7120 E. 6th Avenue, Scottsdale AZ 85251
Website: 
https://www.newwavemarket.com/

Photo by: New Wave Market
July restaurant openings: 15 new restaurants to try around Phoenix
New Wave Market is a sister concept of Super Chunk Sweets and Treats, owned by Country Velador and husband, Sergio. The market is connected to Super Chunk and will serve fresh bread and baked goods, grab-and-go lunch items and unique home goods.

Address: 7120 E. 6th Avenue, Scottsdale AZ 85251
Website: 
https://www.newwavemarket.com/

Photo by: New Wave Market
July restaurant openings: 15 new restaurants to try around Phoenix
The Refuge Cafe, a social enterprise of Catholic Charities Community Services, partnered with Performance Management Consulting to open a second cafe inside Terminal 4 of Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport. The cafe replaces Press Coffee at gate B9.

Address: Terminal 4, gate B9 at Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport
Website: 
http://therefugeaz.com/

Photo by: handout
July restaurant openings: 15 new restaurants to try around Phoenix
Zoe's Kitchen, a Mediterranean restaurant chain, opened two eateries in the Valley in July. One opened in Chandler near Alma School and Queen Creek roads. The other near 75th Avenue and Bell Road in Glendale.

Addresses: 
2985 S. Alma School Road, Chandler AZ 85286
7650 W. Bell Road, suite 130, Glendale AZ 85308
Website: 
https://zoeskitchen.com/

 

Photo by: Zoe's Kitchen
July restaurant openings: 15 new restaurants to try around Phoenix
Starbucks - the Seattle-based coffee chain opened a new location inside Target's "small format" store near 16th Street and Camelback Road. The 50,000-square-foot Target is smaller than a regular Target, but still has many of the sections people are used to seeing -- grocery, home, office, electronic and clothes.

Address: 1625 E. Camelback Road, Phoenix AZ 85016
Website: 
https://www.starbucks.com/

Photo by: Josh Frigerio
July restaurant openings: 15 new restaurants to try around Phoenix
Yummee Yogurt is a new frozen yogurt shop in Peoria. While doors opened in June, their ribbon-cutting ceremony with the city happened in July. The family-owned dessert shop has 12 yogurt flavors, 16 flavors of Thrifty Ice Cream and over 40 toppings.

Address: 16055 N. Arrowhead Fountains Center Drive, Peoria AZ 85382
Website: 
http://yummeeyogurtaz.com/

Photo by: Yummee Yogurt
July restaurant openings: 15 new restaurants to try around Phoenix
Yummee Yogurt is a new frozen yogurt shop in Peoria. While doors opened in June, their ribbon-cutting ceremony with the city happened in July. The family-owned dessert shop has 12 yogurt flavors, 16 flavors of Thrifty Ice Cream and over 40 toppings.

Address: 16055 N. Arrowhead Fountains Center Drive, Peoria AZ 85382
Website: 
http://yummeeyogurtaz.com/

Photo by: Yummee Yogurt
July restaurant openings: 15 new restaurants to try around Phoenix
Salad & Go, a drive-thru concept offering fresh salads, sandwiches and wraps, opened a second Phoenix location at 7th Street and Bethany Home Road. 

Address: 719 E. Bethany Home Road, Phoenix AZ 85014
Website: 
http://saladandgo.com

Photo by: Salad & Go
July restaurant openings: 15 new restaurants to try around Phoenix
Salad & Go, a drive-thru concept offering fresh salads, sandwiches and wraps, opened a second Phoenix location at 7th Street and Bethany Home Road. 

Address: 719 E. Bethany Home Road, Phoenix AZ 85014
Website: 
http://saladandgo.com

Photo by: Salad & Go