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Mrs M Oct 2, 2009 08:19 AM

Where to go for lunch and dinner during a Sunday-Monday visit to Prescott this month.

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    azveggieguy Oct 2, 2009 05:34 PM

    Prescott Brewing Company and the Bistro at the Hotel St. Michael are both on the square and have eclectic menus with good food. Just west of the square on Gurley, Genovese's has excellent Italian fare. For Mexican, I'd recommend heading south on Montezuma until it becomes White Spar and checking out Casa Alvarez.

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      Mrs M Oct 3, 2009 10:13 AM

      Thanks for the tips, always great to have some Arizona insight. As a kid, the big attraction was Bucky O'Neill!

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        mamassage Feb 7, 2010 08:17 AM

        Or Maya's. It's not American style Mexican, but it's delicious. Just remember, if you want an alcoholic drink, you'll want to bring your own.

      2. silverbear Oct 3, 2009 12:04 AM

        My favorite Mexican restaurant in Prescott is Annalina's, right on Whiskey Row. Good Jalisco-style food with some unusual dishes.

        Esoji is the better of Prescott's of two Japanese restaurants. Good sushi and cooked entrees with lots of daily specials. One block west of Courthouse Square.

        Porky's is good for BBQ. One block west of Esoji.

        Also near Courthouse Square is El Gato Azul, which is nice for tapas with a southwestern touch.

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          Mrs M Oct 3, 2009 10:16 AM

          Nice to have these choices, thanks. Is it still a classic moment to have a drink at the Palace Bar??

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            melcarr Oct 7, 2009 12:52 PM

            We were up there a few weeks ago and I think Annalina's is no more. I like Genovese's for dinner and my favorite for breakfast & lunch is always the Dinner Bell. If you like huevos rancheros, go for it. They also own Casa Alvarez. I haven't been to Zeke's in a while but it's also good for lunch.

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              mamassage Feb 7, 2010 08:19 AM

              Zeke's is good. Strangely, the liquor store in that same complex has some original and tasty food. Whodathunkit?

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            meteorcrater Oct 13, 2009 02:19 PM

            The Palace is still fun in a perfectly acceptable touristy way. The Prescott Brewing Company has both good food and well-made microbrew. I like the food at the Gurley St. Grill. My wife likes a French pastry shop called Sweetarts. It is just off the Square on Cortez.

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              mamassage Feb 7, 2010 08:20 AM

              Sweet Tart closed. :-( Have you tried Monks yet? I'm curious to know how that'll be.

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