The modern-casual meatball and butchery-inspired concept is the first of its kind to launch in Phoenix. Brought by visionaries and operators of Tomaso's, Hash Kitchen, The Mexicano, and The Sicilian Baker. The Sicilian Butcher is a chef-driven neighborhood restaurant developed by celebrity chef Joey Maggiore, his wife and lead designer Cristina Maggiore, and business. 2020. 7. 8. · Arizona foodies know that The Sicilian Butcher is a staple of the Valley's culinary scene, with savory Italian dishes, a sleek aesthetic, and an unparalleled reputation. Now, Joey Maggiore, co-founder and executive chef of the restaurant, has expanded the brand’s offerings through The Sicilian Baker—an Italian bakery which serves up authentic desserts and a number.