Phoenix/ Food & Drinks
Check out the 3 top spots in Phoenix's South Mountain neighborhoodPhoto: Little Miss BBQ/Yelp
Published on June 03, 2020

Spending time in South Mountain? Get to know this Phoenix neighborhood by browsing its most popular local businesses, from a barbecue spot to a New American and Italian restaurant.

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

1. Little Miss Bbq

Photo: Little Miss BBQ/Yelp

Topping the list is Little Miss BBQ, a spot to score barbecue and more. Located at 4301 E. University Drive, it's the most popular business in the neighborhood, boasting five stars out of 2,407 reviews on Yelp. The menu features choices of smoked meats like pulled pork, sliced brisket and beef short rib by the pound, as well as sides such as potato salad, coleslaw and jalapeno cheddar grits. View the menu here.

2. Cocina Madrigal

Photo: Pepper T./Yelp

Next up is Mexican spot Cocina Madrigal, situated at 4044 S. 16th St. With five stars out of 1,397 reviews on Yelp, it's proven to be a local favorite. The restaurant serves jalapeno bacon guacamole, wild mushroom enchilada and Oaxaca shrimp tacos. See what else is on the menu.

3. Quiessence At The Farm

Photo: Pepper T./Yelp

Wine bar, New American and Italian spot Quiessence At The Farm is another top choice. Yelpers give the business, located at 6106 S. 32nd St., four stars out of 290 reviews. The farm-to-table restaurant offers five and six course seasonal tasting menus, with dishes like beef carpaccio, roasted kohlrabi and apple salad and halibut tortellini.

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