Tim Shaughnessy is proprietor at Nando’s Mexican Cafe, 6715 E. McDowell Road, Mesa, and 3519 E. Baseline Road, Gilbert
Q: Where do you like to go out to eat?
A: I live in Central Phoenix, but Nando (partner, chef and restaurant namesake Guillermo Fernando Rios) and I go out to lunch a lot, and we’ll go out to Red White and Brew on Power and McDowell (in Mesa) or Oregano’s in downtown Gilbert. Sometimes we’ll go to California Pizza Kitchen.
Q: What’s one of your favorite things to order at one of those places?
A: At Red White and Brew, their pizza is fabulous. We always go for the pepperoni.
Q: What makes it so good?
A: The dough. I don’t know how they do it, but it’s exceptional.
Q: What else do you like about Red, White and Brew?
A: I like their variety of beer; they have a lot of microbrews.
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