Press for The Little Woody

New chef’s work ethic a family tradition

June 26, 2020

The Pacheco family’s Arizona roots go back 10 generations and since spending his summers pulling weeds and driving the tractor to the field and spraying weeds – “we broke a lot of stuff,” Jeremy admits – Jeremy has traded his weeding gloves for a white, crisp chef’s jacket embroidered with the title “Executive Chef.”

Having worked for several renowned establishments throughout the Valley, including the Phoenician and LON’s at the Hermosa Inn… Jeremy is now the executive chef and culinary director for Genuine Concepts.

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Sweet ‘Stache, Bro!

May 30, 2019

There are hidden gems, and then there are hidden gems. Arcadia’s The Little Woody – housed in a signless, nondescript maroon building next to Camelback Flower Shop on Indian School and 42nd Street – is both. Among its most popular cocktails is the Dark and Mustachioed.

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Viva Vodka

February 27, 2019

The Little Woody and it’s Apero Spritz is hailed for it’s refreshing twist in this article’s look at interesting Vodka drinks. Vodka is know as a blank slate, allowing mixologists to put their own spin on the beverage.

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Spotlight on Historic Neighborhood: Arcadia

Aug 13, 2018

The Little Woody gets rave reviews for being the local hangout featuring bar games, liquor tastings, and local musicians. Phoenix New Times noted this bar “doesn’t look like much from the outside” but likened it to a “a very stylish speakeasy with some unique bar bites.”

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The 10 Best Game Bars in Phoenix

Apr 18, 2018

Much like the speakeasy theme of the Little Woody, the thrills and distractions available in the Arcadia spot’s side room are of a quaint and throwback nature. A vintage shuffleboard game that looks like it’s straight from the mid-century era takes up almost an entire wall, while a pair of Skee-Ball machines, a dart board, and foosball each occupy their respective corners. Several board games or beloved playthings from childhood, ranging from checkers to Rock ‘Em Sock ‘Em Robots, can also be found at tables or being played by patrons enjoying a nostalgia kick along with their buzz.

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The 10 Best Bars to Take Out-of-Towners in Metro Phoenix

Feb 28, 2017

A large pair of neon eyes peering out from the side of the building lure you into a tiny gem otherwise known as The Little Woody. With wood paneling, log wallpaper, and red accent lighting throughout, the bar can be described as a lounge-like lodge.
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Best places to try 15 great fall cocktails around Phoenix

Jan 18, 2017

Sip this complex and flavorful drink at this Arcadia speakeasy-like bar. The St. Blanc features St. George absinthe, Bullet bourbon, serrano and plum simple syrup, Lillet blanc, coconut puree, walnut bitters and lime juice.
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The Insider’s Guide To Phoenix Speakeasies

October 18, 2016

This bustling underground hangout is home to a handful of arcade games and an extensive whiskey collection. This “upscale dive” is decorated in log wallpaper with wood paneling and an illuminated red bar. Sidle up and order drinks like the Gun Shy Sour, Alcohol Salad, Arizona Mule, or the Wrecking Ball, to name a few.
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The Best Damn Cocktail Bars In Phoenix

August 02, 2016

There comes a time in every life when you trade in a beer for an Old Fashioned and a night out in Old Town for a swanky night at a cocktail lounge.
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Dark Bars

Phoenix’s summer sunshine compels local barflies to step out of the light and into the darkness.
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10 best underground, speakeasy bars in Phoenix

Find the lit-up owl sign and you know you’ve come to the right place. The Arcadia bar features zigzag wood paneling, log wallpaper, a glowing red patterned bar and owl motif throughout.
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