New “Naberhood” Restaurant Sets Chandler A-Buzz with Its Made-From-Scratch Comfort Food and Live Entertainment

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Mogollon Band set to entertain guests during Grand Opening weekend when doors open at Nabers in Chandler, AZ on August 16th and 17th.

Chandler will soon have a new “Naberhood” restaurant perfect for friends, families and business gatherings. Located off the I-10 at Ray Road, Nabers will feature live music four nights a week, made-from-scratch comfort food, craft beers and televised sporting events. Dick and Pam Nenaber had a vision of opening a restaurant where friends and families could gather to enjoy delicious food, savor wine and beer and listen to popular bands in a friendly neighborhood environment. The vision has now become a reality!
Located inside the Chandler Pavilions at 825 N 54th Street in Chandler, Nabers will be open 7 days a week: Monday through Thursday 11am-midnight, Friday 11am-2am, Saturday 9am-2am and Sunday 9am-midnight.

Made-from-scratch with local, farm-fresh ingredients, the innovative menu of modern comfort cuisine features signature dishes including

  • an open-faced, bacon-wrapped meatloaf sandwich
  • succulent pork porterhouse steak
  • traditional beef stew in a robust red wine stock
  • southern fried chicken
  • chicken pot pie
  • Nabers Pale Ale hand-battered fish and chips
  • the soon-to-be-famous Potatoes O’Nabers, a creamy, scalloped-style potato casserole using Dick Nenaber’s own secret recipe.

Other offerings feature a truly unique and eclectic variety of appetizers, fresh salads specialty burgers and sandwiches. Entrees will include a daily fresh fish and divine desserts will tickle the palette with such heavenly treats as chocolate lava cake and Chef Brian Kontos’ signature dessert features.

Besides great food, Nabers will feature

  • comfortable Americana chic ambiance and an outdoor patio
  • fourteen handles of craft and domestic beer
  • twenty choices of bottled and canned beer
  • a forty-bottle wine list
  • sports on ten TVs
  • live entertainment Wednesday through Saturday featuring country and rock music
  • a Hangover Breakfast on weekends starting at 9am including a Bloody Mary Bar
  • a Happy Hour menu from 2-7pm Monday through Friday, when patrons can enjoy
  • a generous selection of five and six dollar appetizers
  • $1 off 20 oz. drafts, specialty drinks, well drinks and select glasses of wine
  • Complimentary soft drinks and an appetizer for designated drivers

On August 16th and 17th, Nabers invites guests to hear the live music by “Mogollon”. The band starts at 9pm and a $5 cover charge starts at 8pm.

Friday and Saturday nights will showcase local popular bands: Mogollon, Western Fusion, Young Country, Easton and Ashe and Crown Kings. Enjoy live music by duos from Mogollon, Young Country and Easton Ashe during happy hour and dinner on Wednesday and Thursdays. Visit for the most up-to-date entertainment line-up.

Valley residents and businesses can inquire about semi-private space as well as restaurant buy-out for their special event.

About the Owners
A graduate of Arizona State University, Dick Nenaber is the “Mayor of the Naberhood.” While in college (more years ago than he cares to admit), he tended and managed a local Tempe bar, followed upon graduation with a career path that took him through decades of success as an executive in the insurance industry. But his passion has always remained rooted in the family restaurant business his parents started in South Dakota, and now he has come full circle to fulfill his dream of having his own restaurant/bar with Nabers. Dick, along with his wife, Pam a successful businesswoman, health care senior executive and 2012 Gilbert Business Woman of the Year – are proud to offer a friendly, inviting neighborhood place where friends gather.

About Nabers
Nabers “music, bar & eats” is a super friendly casual dining, bar and live music neighborhood hang-out in north Chandler, Arizona. A local family-owned business supporting local purveyors, Nabers features an on-trend menu of fresh, from-scratch modern twists on classic comfort food paired with craft beers and interesting wines with weekday happy hour and live entertainment Wednesday through Saturday. Sunday features all the games with DIRECTV Sunday ticket. Nabers is located at 825 N. 54th Street Chandler, AZ 85226. For more information visit: or call 480-705-0288.

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