Econo Lodge University
914 S. Milton Rd.
Flagstaff, AZ 86001-6386
Phone: (928) 774-7326
Fax: (928) 774-7328
Hiro's Japanese Bar and Restaurant is located just off of Milton Way and is a must-stop for any Sushi lover traveling through Flagstaff. With it's remodeled dining room, seating for 150, and traditional Japanese atmosphere, Hiro's makes for a truly memorable dining experience. For the sushi lover there is a full sushi bar with 20 kinds of nigiri sushi, over 40 types of rolls, and several daily specials the change daily. There is also a wide selection of other Japanese dishes including beef teryaki, ginger pork, chicken yakisoba, katsu Don, miso soup and noodles galore. Attached is a Japanese gift shop to purchase everything from a kimono to spices. The menu is reasonably priced with many lunch and dinner specials. -Herman Sims
Salads, sandwiches, soups and baked goods are made fresh daily using top quality natural ingredients at this favorite Flagstaff market and deli. You'll never find any artificial flavors, colors or preservatives here. Anyone with vegetarian dietary preferences (no matter how strict) or special dietary restrictions should give this place a try. A few tables are available for dining in, but most of the business is on a take-out basis.
The Radisson Woodlands Hotel's Japanese restaurant is one of the few, and one of the finest, sushi establishments in Northern Arizona. The setting is Asian minimalist, but the menu offerings provide maximum flavor and good value. In addition to an appetizing assortment of sushi, the restaurant's talented chefs will prepare tableside Teppanyaki dinners for your dining party. Lunch and dinner are served daily and the Sunday brunch is a fun alternative for adventurous diners. Menu prices range from $12-$18, with full bar service available.
This prettily appointed Chinese restaurant serves plentiful portions of Mandarin cuisine at very affordable prices. The special "Dinner Deal" includes a choice of entree, an appetizer, steamed or fried rice, soup and fortune cookies. Family and Combination dinners are priced from USD8-10 per person. Lunch specials, served from 11 am-3:45pm, are full feasts. House specialties include Sizzling Rice Seafood (shrimp, scallops, imitation crab and vegetables on sizzling rice), Eight Treasures (shrimp, beef, chicken with peanuts and vegetables) and Chun Pi Beef in orange peel sauce. Full bar service is available.
Despite its name, this fine dining venue is large and lively with big-time rustic charm. When NAU students set out to impress a date, or are dining on their parents' dollar, this is where they head. The menu concentrates on Italian specialties but also includes a fair share of steak and seafood dishes. The soup, shrimp, salad and fresh fruit bar is legendary. Though the dining room has a somewhat formal air, the adjacent sports bar is usually loud and lively, especially on NAU game days. Opens everyday at 11a.
Looking at the menu board at Cheba's features generously portioned subs created from a combination of ingredients made fresh daily. Helpful staff and very reasonable prices make this the place to come when hungry. With 32 types of sandwiches, including 7 veggie selections, soup and salad offerings, there is always something new to try. Classic subs like the reuben, pastrami, and meatball are available as well as Cheba Hut special creations such as the Midwest's Best, Chronic, and KGB. Prices vary with available daily specials, averaging less than $10 for a sub, side and drink. -Herman Sims
This pizzeria and Italian restaurant is a local favorite for its New-York style pizzas and ultra-affordable Italian dinners. It's the perfect place to bring the kids and enjoy a filling feast either indoors or on the patio. There's nothing fancy here, just a friendly staff and flavorful Italian food that will make you want to "mangia". Twenty-four topping choices are available for the New York-style pizzas. A children's menu is available. Beer, wine and specialty coffee drinks are also offered. Opens everyday at 11a.
For nearly a quarter of a century, Flagstaff Mexican food mavens have chosen this cozy cantina for its well-prepared food and warm and inviting atmosphere. It's the kind of place where the whole family will feel at home; you'll be pleasantly surprised by the quality as well as the quantity of the menu offerings. Traditional burritos, tacos, enchiladas and combination plates are priced from USD4-USD10, with Margaritas, beer and wine starting at about USD3. Stop by for "Fiesta Hour", held Monday-Friday from 4p-7p, and stay for a relaxing and satisfying dinner. Or, come by earlier in the day for a quickly served lunch.
From its lacy cafe curtains to its country furnishings and accessories, this little Flagstaff gem is warm and welcoming. Maybe that's why it's one of the city's favorite breakfast and lunch spots. Be ready for a bit of a wait; this place is always busy. Owners Ed and Brandy Wojciak serve up everything from inventive egg dishes (including trout and eggs and nine variations on Eggs Benedict) to specialty sandwiches, quiches, salads and burgers. Prices run from about USD5-8 for most items. A daily lunch special offers a classic sandwich and cup of soup. You'll also enjoy the Wojciak's east side restaurant, Brandy's.
Wash down your burger, sandwich or wood-fired pizza with a handcrafted beer from this award-winning Flagstaff brewery. You can even watch the chefs prepare your meal and the brewmeisters brewing the ales, porters, lagers, etc. During the summer, dine on the patio with items served from The Whistle Stop Cafe. This Arizona Republic newspaper choice consistently garners reviews as both the "Best Restaurant" and "Best Bar" in Flagstaff. As an added benefit, the pool tables provide one more reason to visit Beaver Street Brewery.
When the townsfolk have a hankering for fresh fish and shellfish, Buster's always fits the bill. It's also popular with the students and staff of nearby Northern Arizona University, who like to get together at the bar for their nightcaps. Simply decorated and staffed by a very competent crew, this classic restaurant offers a full range of seafood, plus prime rib and Angus beef. If you're an early diner (or looking for a great deal), try the Sunset dinners from 4pm-6pm daily. House specialties are offered at substantial discounts.
The Lumberyard Brewing Company offers patrons a wide variety of award-winning beers brewed on site, as well as themed nights, entertainment, and a delicious gastro-pub food menu. Be sure try their beer flight, and stop in on Wednesdays for karaoke or Thursdays for trivia. On Fridays and Saturdays be prepared; you might just find yourself boogieing on the dance floor during their weekend dance nights!