Sliders, Burgers and Hotdogs, Old Town Gringos
Old Town Gringos may know how to throw one helluva Cinco De Mayo party, but this year they are making their mark on the 4th. All day long, guests can enjoy $2 cheeseburgers and hot dogs, and $2 Coors Light drafts. Other American favorites at Old Town Gringos, inspired by iconic dishes in some of our country’s most popular cities, include Blackened California Chicken Sliders, Mini Chicago Dog Sliders and Philly Cheesesteak Sliders. PLUS, you can also enjoy live music entertainment in the afternoon, along with Old Town Gringos’ array of interactive “yard games” such as Beer Pong, Giant Jenga and Connect Four.
$2-$12, 4209 N. Craftsman Ct.. Scottsdale, www.oldtowngringos.com
Sunbru Beer Battered Fish & Chips, Salty Sow
I know, I know… fish and chips for the 4th?! Ummm, YES. Salty Sow is celebrating the day with “Dinner on Us”, buy one entree, get one free, beginning at 4:00 p.m. This dish is served with kale slaw, duck fat fries, and house-made tartar sauce.
$18, 4801 E Cactus Rd., Phoenix, saltysow.com
The “Impossible Burger”, Bevvy Uptown
It’s so impossible because it’s SO GOOD. Vegans, vegetarians and non-red meat eaters rejoice, you can go out for a burger, too! Head to Bevvy to enjoy the delicious and 100% plant-based “Impossible Burger”, topped with all the fixings! Plus, enjoy a side of tater tots or Old Bay fries … the perfect supplements to an Independence Day meal.
$16, 5600 N. 7th St., Phoenix, www.bevvyuptown.com
Margherita Pizzas, Midici The Neapolitan Pizza Company
Celebrate America with…pizza! If pizza isn’t America’s number one consumed food, its definitely second … probably. Enjoy $4 Margherita Pizzas all day on July 4th (with any purchase)! What better dish to bring to your potluck picnic than a pizza!?
$4, 21001 Tatum Blvd., #1010, Phoenix, www.mymidici.com
Want to celebrate a day early? These local spots have you covered!
Half Cut Tuesday, Hand Cut Burgers & Chophouse
Kick back and let someone else prepare the perfect steak for you, before you become king of the grill on the 4th. Hand Cut Burgers & Chophouse is extending its Tuesday – Half Cut Tuesday – deal all day long on Tuesday, July 3. Enjoy half-off cuts and bottles of wine from open to close. I don’t think it gets better than that.
7135 E Camelback Rd #154, Scottsdale, www.handcutchophouse.com
Patriotic Pancake, Original Breakfast House
In honor of America’s most patriotic holiday, Original Breakfast House is offering a “red, white and blue”special
all day July 2 and 3 — Patriotic Pancakes served with strawberries and blueberries with warm crème anglaise. Nothing says America like red, white and blue stacks of delicious pancakes.
$10.95, 13623 N. 32nd St., Phoenix, www.originalbreakfasthouse.com