Seven Locally Recommended Restaurants Around Our Area

Hungry for a ready-made meal and feeling interested in going somewhere new? While Prescott and Prescott Valley business are slowly returning to regularity after long periods of closed doors, reduced capacity, or only outdoor service due to the Covid-19 pandemic, many still need assistance getting back on their feet and moving forward. If you are interested in also helping your local establishments while getting something tasty to eat, though are unsure of where to go, maybe the places on this list could be somewhere to start!

Papa’s Italian Restaurant – Prescott – 4.5/5 on TripAdvisor

“This is by far the best Italian restaurant we have ever visited. It has an intimate and warm and cozy environment.”

One of Papa’s Italian Restaurant’s top reviews on TripAdvisor

With 866 of its 1,093 reviews on TripAdvisor rating it excellent, family-owned Papa’s Italian Restaurant has a reputation for being a great place for Italian dining. Currently, they offer curbside pick-up, take-out, and limited indoor seating to customers and provide reservations for dine-in services. While closed on Sunday and Monday, their business opens from 4 PM to 8 PM on Tuesdays through Thursdays and 4 PM to 9 PMT on Fridays and Saturdays. Their menu ranges from specialty pastas, soups, pizza, and more, all genuinely Italian and likely to please.

You can learn more with their website here.

Backburner – Prescott Valley – 4.5/5 on TripAdvisor

“The food is always spot on, delicious, hot from the kitchen as expected – fabulous. What really caught our attention was the server we had. […] He was professional, tentative to not just us but to all of the tables he was assigned.”

One of Backburner’s top reviews on TripAdvisor

Backburner, owned by the Backburner family, has been named one of the best places to not only get get a good breakfast, but to get a delicious lunch as well. TripAdvisor rates it #1 of Prescott Valley’s 67 restaurants and has additionally won an award for their service. According to their site, they are open 6 AM to 2 PM Mondays through Saturdays and from 7 AM to 2 PM on Sundays. Specialized in several American dishes and offering a very accommodating menu, starting your morning or getting a midday meal here has been highly recommended by many of the locals and passerby.

You can read more about it on their website here.

Casa Alvarez – Prescott – 4.5/5 on TripAdvisor

“Preparation is authentic, portions generous […] Service is friendly, prices reasonable. We probably will make Casa Alvarez our go-to Mexican.”

One of Casa Alvarez’s most liked reviews on TripAdvisor

Many customers have admired Casa Alvarez for their food’s freshness, quality, and value, and their service. They ranked second on TripAdvisor amongst the 18 other Mexican restaurants in Prescott. In addition to their traditional Mexican dishes, they also provide vegetarian options and is recommended as a decent place to get a good dinner.

Greek Out Take Out – Prescott Valley – 4/5 on Yelp

“As usual… Great taste, fresh ingredients, and was sooo good going down! […] Such a dedicated clientele as well.”

One of Greek Out Take Out’s top reviews on Yelp

Greek Out Take Out is listed on TripAdvisor as the one and only Greek restaurant in Prescott Valley. Their food has not only earned a crowd of loyal customers, but also an award. If you are hesitant towards indoor seating and would prefer to only get take-out, as the name suggests, this place is well suited to service you. Open from 11 AM to 8 PM on Mondays through Fridays, consider calling them with their Yelp page’s number to place an order if you would be interested in trying some of their genuine Greek meals.

You can check out their menu on the website here.

Fujiyama Japanese Restaurant & Sushi Bar – Prescott – 4/5 on TripAdvisor

“We are picky about our sushi and craved Japanese while on a daytrip from Sedona. Menu has so many combination options that I love! […] The staff was prompt in filling our drinks, getting our orders, and bringing us ‘to go’ containers.”

One of Fujiyama Japanese Restaurant & Sushi Bar’s top reviews on TripAdvisor

Of the two Prescott Japanese restaurants, Fujiyama Japanese Restaurant & Sushi Bar is listed as #1 on TripAdvisor. Their specialties include sushi, miso, tempura, and several other traditional Japanese dishes. In light of the pandemic, their establishment has been noted for their high-quality cleanliness. They provide take-out options and indoor seating for where ever you prefer to dine. Stop by around 11:00 AM to 2:00 PM and 4:30 PM to 8:30 PM from Tuesday to Sunday to try some of their well-rated foods.

You can find more information on their Facebook page here.

Toi’s Thai Kitchen – Prescott Valley – 4.5/5 on Yelp

“Absolutely phenomenal food, and stellar service! Everything was very clean, and the staff observed covid precautions. […] We will be back!”

One of Toi’s Thai Kitchen’s top reviews on Yelp

Known for their Thai cooking, Toi’s Thai Kitchen is highly recommended by many of their previous customers. Open from 11:00 AM to 3:00 PM and 4:00 PM to 8:30 PM, consider coming by to try some for your next meal.

You can find out more with their website here.

Chi’s Cuisine – Prescott – 4/5 on TripAdvisor

“Simple restaurant with great Chinese food, and some Thai too. […] Good value lunch specials also. We have eaten here many times over the past 10 years – we like to both seated upstairs or get take out- and very rarely had a disappointing experience. The staff are friendly and responsive[.]”

One of Chi’s Cuisine’s top reviews on TripAdvisor

While mostly recommended for their Chinese food, Chi’s Cuisine cooks from many other Asian countries as well. Their food, atmosphere and service have generally all been rated positively and has vegetarian option for their customers too. Lunch and dinner are their specialized mealtimes of the day. Available from 11 AM to 9 PM everyday of the week, you can come by and try some of their dishes if you would be interested in trying some well-rated Asian cuisine. You can contact them through their number on their TripAdvisor page.