If you've flown in or out of Phoenix Sky Harbor Terminal 4, you may have noticed there's a refreshing difference in the air. Perhaps it's the scent of a freshly brewed cup of coffee from Cartel or the smell of carne asada tacos cooking at Barrio Cafe. That's right--these Phoenix gems, along with about a dozen others, are now available at our hometown international airport.
My tendency to make sure that I've eaten a full meal before I travel to or from Arizona has now been thrown out the window now that I know I can get myself some pizza that actually tastes good from Sauce or a quality salad from Chelsea's Kitchen. Crossing my fingers that I'm flying out of Terminal 4 on my next trip!
And while Phase 1 is now complete, Phase 2 will soon be underway to bring even more local restaurant goodness to the travelers at Sky Harbor.
"One of the busier airports in the country is throwing conventional food wisdom out the window. You can still get a McDonald’s Big Mac or a Starbucks' Frappucino at Sky Harbor in Phoenix, but the airport is in the midst of a major upgrade that will bring local restaurants into a space that is typically reserved for mega-corporate chains..."