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Old Town Scottsdale is more known for a good time than a good meal. Don’t get us wrong, there are plenty of places to eat in Old Town, but North Scottsdale is where foodies usually flock to for fine dining. While Old Town is still about crazy, wild nights, bottle service and doing things you may regret in the morning, there are quite a few restaurants worth checking out. Second Story Liquor Bar is the place to go for an entirely different change of pace and the place to go if you’re a foodie.
Where is this place?
When to go for a meal
The most important thing to know about Second Story Liquor bar (besides where it is) is that this restaurant is extremely dark. With such dimly lit lights, the menu is nearly impossible to read and you aren’t able to really admire your food, so true foodies should either go during daylight hours (they open at
Super sexy stemware
Second Story Liquor Bar is a speakeasy and they know
The fondue is a must-do
The fennel and brie fondue was a neat twist on traditional fondue. Adding the fennel really made the dish pop. Served with Phoenix’s very own Noble bread and seasonal fruits. During restaurant week they offered a salmon rillette that was a delight. If it pops up again on their menu, it’s worth checking out.
level comfort food
The best way to describe the food at Second Story is elaborate comfort food. From their WTF biscuits to the meatballs to the pork belly lettuce wraps, it’s not anything you haven’t had before but when they put their spin on it, it’s like trying something entirely new.
Rule #1: never get the chicken
The number one rule as a foodie
Desserts that melt in your mouth
During Arizona Restaurant Week, Second Story offered two dessert choices. The mini chocolate bundt cake filled with Nutella, cocoa nibs and white chocolate with a Crème de Mure and
The staff at Second Story Liquor Bar is extremely attentive. The restaurant is small and cozy and often at places this
Fancy cocktails, an interesting spin on some classic food favorites and great staff – how can you go wrong. Sure, you may not be able to see very well but with all the positives about this speakeasy, how can you not go? Put on something sexy and sneak upstairs to the speakeasy for a great night out.