Babaloos Cuban Cafe
1241 E. Chandler Blvd., Phoenix
The menu features authentic dishes and is changed every three months to keep it fresh and interesting. Operating hours are 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. Tuesdays through Thursdays and Sundays, and 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays. The restaurant is closed on Mondays.
Elephant Bar Restaurant
3405 W. Chandler Blvd., Chandler
Dishes feature the flavors of Asia, Europe and regional specialties of America. Choose from fresh salads, sandwiches, burgers, Pacific Rim wok specialties, fire-grilled fresh fish, chicken, steaks and more. Dining to go is also available - just call in your order and park in the reserved spaces up front.
1989 W. Elliot Road, Suite 19, Chandler
The pub serves up authentic Irish fare with a wide selection of beers and features live music several nights a week. Open 11 a.m. to 2 a.m. seven days a week.
10826 S. 48th St., Phoenix
Gyros, Italian beef and Italian sausage sandwiches and Chicago-style hot dogs highlight the menu that brings of the tastes of the Midwest to the desert. Open 10:30 a.m. to 9 p.m. Monday through Saturday and 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday.
1080 N. 54th St., Chandler
A little slice of the Outback. Outback serves it up Aussie style, but is American-friendly with dishes including familiar names like prime rib, shrimp, garlic-covered mashed potatoes, fettuccine and chicken. Open 4 to 10 p.m. Monday through Thursday, 4 to 11 p.m. Friday, 3 p.m. to 11 p.m. Saturday and 3 p.m. to 10 p.m. Sunday.
Roy’s Hawaiian Fusion Restaurant
7151 W. Ray Road, Chandler
Fusion of Hawaiian, Asian and European flavors and styles with influences from the southwest. Dinner is served from 5 to 10 p.m. Sunday through Thursday and 5 to 11 p.m. Friday and Saturday.
Rumbi Island Grill
885 N. 54th St.
Signature rice bowls, salads, sandwiches and
entrees, made from Hawaiian Teriyaki, the Jamaican Jerk, Thai Peanut, Honey Polynesian Orange—you put that together with all-white meat grilled chicken, marinated steak, hand-cut our vegetables, hand-cut our tropical fruits, homemade soups and dressings. Open 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. Monday through Saturday and 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. Sunday.
Star of India Restaurant
4025 E. Chandler Blvd., Phoenix
Great Indian food that might need some explaining. That is, unless you know what Mulligitawny or Keema Matter are. But don’t worry, the staff is plenty willing to help you out. Open for lunch from 11 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. weekdays and to 3 p.m. on weekends. Dinner is served from 5 p.m. to 10 p.m. every night.
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