By Erica Shipione
Photos courtesy of High Street
Looking for more reasons to visit High Street? This tucked away dining and entertainment destination is getting ready to welcome several new businesses this year. Visitors and locals alike can come enjoy the open-air district and dynamic roster of tenants for a full day of shopping, delicious dining, and family-friendly fun.
New concepts at High Street include:
A new Italian cuisine concept with Latin and European influences. The High Street location, which is taking over where La Bocca used to be, will offer signature items found on their Humble Pie menus (hello Neapolitan pizza!) with additional entrees not found anywhere else that are inspired by Food Network Star Chef Jorge Gomez’s travels around the world. Expect to find fresh pasta, charcuterie, world-class pizza, and an impressive assortment of wines at Humble Bistro.
Cook & Craft
Bringing this beloved concept to their second location on High Street, Cook & Craft offers a wide-ranging menu that includes modern American, vegan, vegetarian, and gluten-free offerings in a modern, warm setting. And don’t forget the upscale cocktails! Cook & Craft supports local businesses including coffee roasters, breweries, and distilleries. Their first location is located off of Scottsdale Road and Shea Boulevard in Scottsdale.
Valley sushi favorite Nori is moving from their Desert Ridge Marketplace location to High Street, to a new larger, upgraded location. Nori offers a plush environment to enjoy an impressively broad menu including sushi, offerings from their Asian kitchen and delectable drinks from the bar. Nori serves up a daily happy hour on both food and drinks and offers lunch specials that include their healthy, colorful, and delicious Bento Boxes.
Porch 54 is a new casual eatery with a wide array of beers and wines. Throw in two laid-back porches to converse and consume the healthy bites on the menu and you have the perfect place to spend part of your evening. Porch 54 is taking over the former Growler USA location at High Street.
CastWorx+ A Podcast Studio
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The newest location in the “teriyaki & roll” group of restaurants, Yogi’s brings their beloved bowls, rolls, salads and noodles to High Street. The casual dining restaurant specializes in healthy Japanese cuisine that include Teriyaki, Tempura, Sushi and vegetable dishes. Fan-favorite dishes include their Hawaiian Roll, a California Roll topped with yellow-fin tuna and Yakisoba, pan-fried noodles with your custom choice of meat, vegetables, and rice.
High Street is one of the Valley’s top dining and entertainment destinations and continues to bring growth and excitement to the North Valley. Easy access from major highways conveniently takes you to the modern and stylish entertainment district to meet up with friends, spend time with family, or stroll High Street on your own.
In addition to its retailers, High Street is home to many locals with its highlysought luxury residences and office space for Valley businesses. It boasts breathtaking landscape, public gathering space, and complimentary parking. Many events take place on High Street throughout the year including its weekly Farmers Market.
For more information about High Street, its retailers, and upcoming events, visit highstreetaz.com or follow the shopping center on Instagram or Facebook. High Street is located at 56th Street and the 101 in North Phoenix.