Tempe, located in the heart of Metropolitan Phoenix, offers an eclectic smorgasbord when it comes to pleasing your palate. In this college town, long influenced and inspired by local, regional, national and international tastes, Tempe visitors enjoy fast casual and fine dining of all types and styles. Juicy burgers, spicy Sichuan stir fry, Japanese sushi, Irish pub grub, ramen noodles, dessert crêpes, Mediterranean- or Southwestern-style cuisine, tofu for the vegetarian, handmade Mexican ice cream popsicles (in Spanish, paletas), an Ethiopian restaurant—dishes you wouldn’t expect in Arizona are right here in Tempe. Ready to tease your tastebuds now? Simply search our extensive list of Tempe restaurants below.
Mill Avenue District
40 E. University Dr.
Tempe, AZ 85281
Phone: (480) 967-8649
325 W. Elliot Rd.
Tempe, AZ 85284
Phone: (480) 777-3938
Winner of “Best in Chow” Pizza Wars Tempe on the Cooking Channel and voted “best pizza” by the Arizona Republic. “In Crust We Trust.” Nello’s has the town’s biggest and best salads with house tomato-based Italian dressing. This family owned bistro has been charming neighborhood customers with indoor and patio seating, pizza, pasta, sandwiches, heaping salads and desserts for 32 years. A (free) private banquet room “Casa de Lucca,” is great for holiday parties, rehearsal dinners, off-site business meetings, birthdays and graduations. Occasional wine and beer tastings tempt even the most sophisticated palates while daily happy hours keep em comin’ back for more since 1983.
Fleming’s Prime Steakhouse & Wine Bar in Chandler is an ongoing celebration of exceptional food and wine, featuring the finest prime steak and 100 wines by the glass.Join us for a drink after work and sample our collection of 100 wines by the glass, including 30 selected especially for you by our own Wine Manager. Then enjoy an exceptional menu of steak and seafood, including chef-recommended selections such as the 22-oz. Bone-in Rib Eye and the Chilled Seafood Tower.Private dining rooms available: Monterey (seats 70), Napa (seats 24), Sonoma (seats 36), Patio (seats 32).Our proximity to Intel, Motorola and the Ahwatukee foothills makes us an outstanding choice for business dining and private entertaining in the Ahwatukee-Chandler area.We offer innovative menus featuring a multi-course meal at a preset price, paired with a wide selection of wines. For meetings, both of our private rooms are equipped with T1 Internet lines. Please contact us for more information.
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