This post has come to fruition purely due to the number of direct messages I receive asking for recommendations in Arizona.

Many of you know I am allergic to gluten, but the rest of my family is not. My restaurant suggestions are places that accommodate gluten allergies with care.

Just over the past 5 years Arizona has become more of a hot spot, no pun intended. It’s fairly affordable, you’re almost guaranteed sunshine, and it’s super easy to get around. While the city is sprawling so I suggest renting a car, it’s easy to navigate.

The absolute best times to come are early Spring and Fall: February, March, April, October, November.

My Favorite Restaurants:

Dough Bird – Pizza and Rotisserie

My Favorite Dessert Spots

Things To Do!

Cactus Garden at The Princess

Resorts and Hotels

The Montelucia


Instagrammable Spots

  • Hotel Adeline
  • The Scott Resort
  • Teaspressa
  • Ruze Cake House
  • Scoopwells
  • Tocaya
  • Flower Child
  • Cactus Garden at the Desert Botanical Gardens
  • Pink wall at Sugar Bowl
  • Street Art Murals in Phoenix
  • Diego Pops
Diego Pops

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