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Drink Me! Tea Room

Drink Me! Tea Room – a modern twist on the afternoon tea experience

In need of a whimsical afternoon tea time? Melissa Harlan, owner of Drink Me! Tea Room in Tempe, was inspired on a trip to London where she had afternoon tea five days in a row. She wondered how she could bring this piece of joy she felt in London back home to Tempe, Arizona.

RigaTony's Authentic Italian Restaurant

Enjoy a taste of Italy at these Tempe Italian restaurants

Few things in life are better than good Italian food. Experience some of the best that Italy has to offer at these Tempe Italian restaurants.

Top of the Rock in Tempe at sunset

Enjoy great food at these Tempe restaurants with a view

One of the best things about Arizona is the abundance of restaurants that have great views of the city or our distinctive Sonoran Desert landscape. There are several Tempe area restaurants that serve up excellent views with tasty dishes. Few things in life are more enjoyable than sitting outside in a unique spot with some good food […]

Perfect Pear Bistro

Family Friendly Restaurants in Tempe

Which Tempe restaurants are the best for family dining? There are a few that are always a sure bet for a good time, and a family-friendly atmosphere for the kiddos. Here’s our short list of family-friendly restaurants in Tempe.

Dirty Dough Tempe

Fresh out the oven cookies in Tempe, Arizona

So you’re looking for the best cookies in Tempe? Excellent, we’ve got you covered! We love our cookies hot and fresh baked (daily) and these local Tempe bakeries are sharing the wealth with residents and visitors alike!

Cafe Lalibela Ethiopian Food

Get Veggie Happy at these Tempe Vegetarian Restaurants

Looking for vegan and vegetarian food option? Check out of of Tempe’s restaurants serving vegetarian and vegan dishes, and many offer organic and locally sourced ingredients as well.

Fate Brewing Company

Must-Try Happy Hours in Tempe

In a city that seamlessly blends its distinguished cuisine scene with its electric nightlife, it’s no surprise that Tempe is home to excellent happy hours. Cheers!

Mocktails at Ghost Ranch

Must-Try Summer Drinks in Tempe

Summer in Tempe is best experienced with frosty beverage to sip on. From cocktails to smoothies, find out which frosty beverages made our list of best summer thirst quenchers.

Devil's Hideaway

New Places To Dine, Drink and Dance in Tempe

New and coming soon: Dine, dance and drink at these new must-try restaurants in Tempe, Arizona.

Four Peaks at Creamery Park

Perfect Parks for Picnicking in Tempe

Enjoy Tempe’s sunny weather and scenic landscapes with this guide to pairing parks with nearby takeout options for the perfect picnics.

Sauce Pizza and Wine

Quick bites in Downtown Tempe

In a pinch and need something delish? From local hits to convenient favorites, Downtown Tempe has you covered with quick bites that will surpass anyone’s appetite! Check out our list of on-the-go restaurants in Downtown Tempe.

Neighborhood Services at Omni Tempe Hotel at ASU

Restaurants near Tempe’s ASU Gammage

Congrats, you’ve secured the hottest tickets in town and you’re set for a bucket list-worthy night of Broadway. The next — and essential — step is choosing delicious and convenient restaurant near ASU Gammage to start your evening off. .

Thanksgiving in Tempe

Skip the dishes, eat out on Thanksgiving in Tempe!

Why stress over doing the dishes when you can go out to eat or order takeout this Thanksgiving? Check out which restaurants will be open and offering specials during Thanksgiving weekend in Tempe.

New Year's Eve in Downtown Tempe, Arizona.

Spend New Year’s Eve in Tempe

As the clock winds down on 2022, we look forward to ringing in the New Year in Tempe. Whether you prefer a quieter evening or a big festive party, Tempe can help you ring in NYE in a way that’s perfect for you.

Arizona Mills LegoLand and SeaLife

Stay Cool at Arizona Mills this Summer!

When you want to beat the heat and have some fun, pack up the kids and head over to Arizona Mills. Arizona Mills has a lot to offer this summer with some great deals and fun experiences.