MacAlpine's Soda Fountain Restaurant Coupons and Deals
Whether you’re craving a bacon cheeseburger, a black cherry and cream soda, a hot fudge sundae - or all three - this classic diner and soda shop will satisfy your nostalgic desires. Serving up generous portions of comfort food and diet-busting ice cream treats, MacAlpine’s offers a refreshing alternative to fancy, pretentious and overpriced restaurant fare. Soda options are bountiful and include favorites like bubblegum, butter pecan and chocolate, and the potato salad is to die for. As far as dessert goes, portions are huge (perfect for sharing with a date or family), and include blackberry milkshakes, banana splits and root beer floats.Plus, you can do a little shopping as you peruse the attached antique shop, and enjoy the nostalgic 50’s themed decor and dressed up employees.
Lemon and cherry phosphates were some of the most popular sodas in the early 1900s -- which makes you nostalgic for a time you never even lived through. Luckily, there's a way to get a taste: Pay $5 for $10 to spend on food and drinks during dinner at MacAlpine's Restaurant and Soda Fountain, "the oldest operating soda fountain in the Southwest," according to The New York Times. Have a seat on a cushioned bar stool and order one of MacAlpine's 34 specialty ice cream sodas like the Velvet Elvis. Then dig into a salad or savor a cheeseburger, Sloppy Joe, or club sandwich. In 2006, the Phoenix New Times dubbed this North Seventh Street spot the Best Old School Soda Shop -- slip into a booth and get ready to be transported back in time.