Throughout and earlier than COVID, eating places had been switching to new methods to reap the benefits of shifting tastes out there — particularly, for purchasers who do not want far more than supply or takeout. Typically referred to as “ghost kitchens,” generally referred to as “digital eating places,” these operations maintain popping up within the Phoenix space. This is a working listing of the place to seek out them.
Kitchen United MIX
7127 East Shea Boulevard, Scottsdale
Kitchen United MIX is a meals court-style ghost kitchen close to Shea Boulevard and Scottsdale Street with 20 distributors from which to order. Choices embrace burgers from The Counter, pizza from Grimaldi’s, and dessert from Piescream.
Tempe Meals Courtroom
1900 East Fifth Road, Tempe
Tempe Food Court has greater than 50 distributors to select from close to Tempe Market. The huge kitchen presents sandwiches and fries from the favored Uptown restaurant St. Francis (which expanded so as to add this Tempe kitchen) and signature rolls from Fuku Sushi. There are additionally gyros, Hawaiian fare, wings, and dishes from Betty’s Breakfast Home and Quesadillas de la Reyna.
Thirsty Lion’s menu is obtainable alongside Central Kitchen.
Thirsty Lion Pub & Grill
3077 West Frye Street, Chandler
Central Kitchen presents 4 ghost kitchen eating places in a single location. Which means you’ll be able to order from Soy Pleasure, Southern Jewel, Killer Wings, and Pizza & Spice, in addition to the Thirsty Lion Gastropub. In contrast to spots consisting completely of digital eating places, this one is hooked up to Thirsty Lion’s Chandler location. Beer and wine are additionally accessible to-go as a part of the Thirsty Lion menu.
15640 North Hayden Street, Scottsdale
NOBANA focuses on Asian-inspired fare, that means Thai, Korean, and Vietnamese dishes. On high of rice bowls, wraps, and salads, the kitchen presents some extra sophisticated orders like curry and pho. Run out of the kitchen at native breakfast-and-lunch chain Wildflower’s Scottsdale location, NOBANA provides Chef Chris Mayo (proprietor of Wildflower) the chance to get artistic.
1976 West Southern Avenue, Mesa
2534 North Scottsdale Street, Scottsdale
Carnitas Way focuses on California-style burritos with all-natural, hormone-free carnitas. Carnitas Method serves meals from kitchens out of Los Sombreros Mexican Restaurant in south Scottsdale and the now-closed La Casa de Juana in Mesa. One good contact: Burritos are named after well-known seashore locales like Newport, Baja, Kapalua, and Laguna. There are additionally burrito bowls and salads.
Asian and Mexican flavors come collectively in meals from Ghost Road Asian Taqueria.
Ghost Road Asian Taqueria
Ghost Road Asian Taqueria
9397 East Shea Boulevard, #125, Scottsdale
With a becoming identify for a ghost kitchen, Ghost Street Asian Taqueria serves Asian-infused tacos that embrace components like tempura hen or soy-braised duck with hoisin sauce. Slinging meals from the identical location as Ling & Louie’s Asian Bar and Grill in central Scottsdale, Ghost Road additionally presents gadgets like carne asada sushi rolls and taquito dumplings.
Bonus: Phoenix Ghost Kitchen
21442 North Central Avenue
This one is extra for eating places themselves. Phoenix Ghost Kitchen is a “new cloud kitchen idea,” which suggests it presents area for eateries trying to lease an industrial kitchen to create dishes for supply solely. Translation: Eating places can prepare dinner out of turn-key kitchen area and ship meals through UberEats, Postmates, GrubHub, and so forth. Along with the stovetops, Phoenix Ghost Kitchen may prepare meals vans (with upkeep) for lease.
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