Check out the 5 top spots in Phoenix's Deer Valley neighborhood

Check out the 5 top spots in Phoenix's Deer Valley neighborhood
Saffron Indian Bistro | Photo: Ciara T./Yelp
By Hoodline - Published on January 21, 2020.

Looking to uncover all that Deer Valley has to offer? Get to know this Phoenix neighborhood by browsing its most popular local businesses, from an Indian joint to a Mexican restaurant.

Hoodline crunched the numbers to find the top places to visit in Deer Valley, using both Yelp data and our own secret sauce to produce a ranked list of neighborhood businesses. Read on for the results.

1. Saffron Indian Bistro

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Topping the list is Indian spot Saffron Indian Bistro. Located at 4330 W. Union Hills Drive, it's the highest-rated business in the neighborhood, boasting 4.5 stars out of 314 reviews on Yelp.

Order grilled chicken tikka, samosa or masala chips as an appetizer before opting for heartier menu items, such as the butter chicken, spicy lamb vindaloo or black pepper shrimp. 

Vegetarian options here are plenty. Check out its website here for a full line of offerings and more information. 

2. Manuel's Mexican Restaurant & Cantina

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Next up is Mexican spot Manuel's Mexican Restaurant & Cantina, situated at 1111 W. Bell Road With four stars out of 295 reviews on Yelp, it's proven to be a local favorite.

This spot's extensive menu includes appetizers, a la carte menu options (beans and cheese, chorizo and egg burros, chicken tacos, etc.), lunch specials, soups, salads, family packs, chef's specialties, combination boxes and more. Check out the full menu here.

3. Chino Bandido

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Asian fusion spot Chino Bandido is another top choice. Yelpers give the business, located at 15414 N. 19th Ave., Suite K, four stars out of 1,818 reviews. 

The restaurant specializes in a variety of hot bowls. Hone in on specific menu options, such as the Carnitas bowl (with shredded pork, onion, tomato and onion); the Chinese B-B-Q Pork bowl (with sweet pork); and the Egg Foo Young (complete with egg, bean sprouts, green onions, green peas and pork). Check out its website here. 

4. CAPS Sports Grill

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CAPS Sports Grill, a sports bar and traditional American spot that offers chicken wings and more, is another much-loved neighborhood go-to, with 4.5 stars out of 217 Yelp reviews. Head over to 1721 W. Rose Garden Lane to see for yourself. 

Scoop up some bone-in or boneless wings while you catch the game. Flavors include everything from butter and garlic to honey and Cajun.

5. City Square Deli & Grill

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Check out City Square Deli & Grill, which has earned five stars out of 153 reviews on Yelp. You can find the breakfast and brunch spot, which offers salads and sandwiches, at 22601 N. 19th Ave., Suite 121.

Score breakfast fare, like the breakfast sandwich (egg, cheese and choice of meat — bacon, turkey, sausage, ham), the four-egg City Square Omelet with choice of meat, cheese and veggies; or the B.E.A.S.T. sandwich, with bacon, egg, avocado, Swiss cheese and tomato on your choice of bread.

Lunchtime brings a new menu, which includes cold and hot sandwiches, soup/salad combos, burgers, giant hot dogs and a variety of sides. Check out the full menu here. 

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