Recipe Friday: Famous 48’s Short Rib Melt

Famous 48’s executive chef Rob Wagner is an unabashed lover of short ribs. So when he was putting together the new Old Town restaurant’s tavern-themed menu, he included a short rib entree for dinner and a short rib melt for lunch. The sandwich is a big hit for Famous 48 – second only to the popular Nashville hot chicken sandwich, Wagner says.

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AZ Foothills Magazine and ChapterNEXT Photography joined us at the ribbon cutting and grand opening party on Nov 15th, 2017. It was an evening of great food, cold drinks and good company to celebrate the opening of Famous 48! See the pictures at AZ Foothills Magazine


Famous 48 Featured in AZCentral and Arizona Republic

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