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 food, fast casual and fine dining of all types and styles. 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
Main Event Entertainment is an expanding, Dallas-based company that was founded in 1998 and currently operates high volume family entertainment centers throughout Texas and most recently Tempe, Arizona! Our 58,000 square foot center will be home to 26 high quality recreational bowling lanes, laser tag, a gravity high ropes course, billiards and shuffleboard tables, a unique selection of over 125 interactive games and a tempting array of quality food and beverage. We also have flexible meeting and event spaces with VIP accommodations for corporate meetings or group gatherings as well as complimentary Wi-Fi.
Nestled just steps from Mill Avenue, House of Tricks is hidden inside two turn-of-the-century homes, behind a romantic vine-strewn courtyard. Eclectic new American menus and extensive wine list. Events become treasured memories at House of Tricks, a legendary “little out-of-the-way place” nestled amid trees and gardens near Tempe’s Mill Avenue. Private dining area or patios can accommodate 10-75 guests. Call (480) 921-8955 to book events.
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