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PHX - Business dinner appropriate around Central and Thomas

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ziggylu Sep 14, 2009 06:30 PM

Hi all
Hubby has to set up a business dinner next week . As the other party is not local to Phoenix husband has been asked to make arrangements for a place for "a nice dinner" somewhat local to Central and Thomas.

I guess I'm overwhelmed with school because the only thing I'm coming up with is Durants. Help me remember what else is in the not so far away vicinity? i know there's other options and I"m drawing a complete blank...

  1. Seth Chadwick Sep 14, 2009 07:50 PM

    Perhaps Alexi's Grill might suffice. It isn't the best restaurant, but they do a good job of providing a "business atmosphere" and menu that pleases most appetites. I work a stone's throw from there and we always set up client luncheons there for "business discussion."

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    Alexis Grill
    3550 N Central Ave # 120, Phoenix, AZ

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    1. re: Seth Chadwick
      JerryMe Sep 15, 2009 01:31 PM

      2nd Alexi's - very, very good.

    2. z
      ziggylu Sep 14, 2009 08:13 PM

      Thanks for the suggestion, Seth. I'll show the menu to hubby.

      the person he is meeting for dinner will have a car available to him so it doesn't have to be in the immediate vicinity. Nearby is good though. We haven't been to District ourselves...would this be a good option for a business dinner? Anyone been there lately?

      1. mamamia Sep 14, 2009 09:13 PM

        While I do like Durant's, Coronado Cafe is an excellent choice as well.

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        Coronado Cafe
        2201 N 7th St, Phoenix, AZ 85006

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        1. re: mamamia
          ciaogal Sep 15, 2009 02:12 PM

          There is also Sophies Bistro.
          I'm not sure if 24th st and Osborn is a little too far from where you want to be.

          http://www.sophiesbistro.com/index.cfm

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