Your next trip to Tempe just got a whole lot tastier!
After a long day of exploring a new city, there is nothing better than enjoying a delicious meal in the comfort of your hotel. From award-winning cuisine to fast-causal fare, Tempe offers many hotels that will satisfy your hunger. When planning your next trip to Tempe, seek out these hotels that offer on-site dining options.
100 E. Rio Salado Pkwy., Tempe, AZ 85281 | (480) 642-6140
A great way to start your day in Tempe is with a full stomach. AC Kitchen, found in the AC Hotel Phoenix Tempe/Downtown lobby, offers a European-inspired breakfast. From sliced prosciutto to fresh French croissants, there is no need to leave your hotel for a satisfying morning meal.
Monday-Friday: 6 a.m. -10 a.m.
Saturday-Sunday: 7 a.m. -11 a.m.
After a full day of meetings or sightseeing, the AC Lounge is the perfect space to get together with your colleagues or friends over their full-service bar. Enjoy their signature cocktails, local craft beers and small plates in their spacious dining and seating area.
Monday – Sunday: 4 p.m. to 10 p.m.
108 E. University Dr., Tempe, AZ 85281 | (480) 968-6800
Alter Ego, located on the ground floor of Canopy by Hilton Tempe Downtown, has a gorgeous modern interior that is beautifully decorated with art by local artists. With sweeping views of Downtown Tempe and ASU’s Tempe Campus from their outdoor patio, Alter Ego is a must for breakfast, lunch and dinner daily. Our favorites? Their Katsu Chicken Sandwich or the Ego Burger, made with Canopy Angus blend, Spiked Aioli and Bacon Jam. Pair your meal with a hand-crafted cocktail for an added pick-me-up.
Breakfast: Monday – Friday: 6:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m.
Lunch & Dinner: Sunday – Saturday: 11 a.m. to 10 p.m.
Brunch: Saturday – Sunday: 7 a.m. to 2 p.m.
If you’re thirsty for more, head upstairs and try Alibi, Canopy by Hilton Tempe’s rooftop lounge. This is where you can catch a sunset, sit poolside, and sip on a nice cold drink all at the same time. They also offer a poolside menu, which is inspired by street food from around the world. Try their Poki Sampler or their Steamed Pork Buns for some great bites.
Monday and Sunday: 10:30 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Tuesday and Wednesday: 10:30 a.m. to 10 p.m.
Friday and Saturday: 10:30 a.m. to 12 a.m.
2100 S. Priest Dr., Tempe, AZ 85282 | (480) 967-1441
DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Phoenix Tempe’s on-site restaurant, Milagros, has something for everyone, including a great selection of salads, fish and steak – all with a southwestern flair. If you are stumped on what to order, their award-winning Tortilla Soup is a must.
Monday – Sunday: 6 a.m.- 10 p.m.
4400 S. Rural Rd., Tempe, AZ 85282 | (480) 897-7444
Located inside the lobby of Embassy Suites by Hilton, Urban Craft brings a hip dining lounge with a welcoming casual environment. Serving up a menu of American fare favorites, Urban Craft focuses on fresh, locally-sourced ingredients.
Open daily from 11 a.m. to 11 p.m.
2000 W. Westcourt Way, Tempe, AZ 85282 | (602) 225-9000
Top of the Rock
Top of the Rock Restaurant has been recognized as one of the most romantic dining destinations in the country by the Huffington Post and Open Table. The restaurant interior is surrounded by windows offering diners a 360-view of Phoenix, Tempe and Scottsdale. If the weather is nice enough, sit outside on their patio around a fire pit with a nice glass of wine and watch the sunset. It is a perfect complement to a stay at the Marriott Phoenix Resort Tempe at The Buttes or a memorable spot for a delicious dinner any time of the year.
Tuesday – Sunday: 5 p.m. – 9 p.m.
Thirsty Cactus Pool Bar and Grill (Available for hotel guests only) is known for burgers, sandwiches and other American fare, plus a full menu of refreshing beverages. Hotels guests can indulge while relaxing at the resort-style pool.
Open for lunch daily.
Lobby Lounge (Available for hotel guests only)
Lobby Lounge is a casual alternative dining spot located by the hotel lobby. Enjoy panoramic views of Tempe from their floor-to-ceiling windows, perfect for a working lunch or post-meeting cocktails.
Open daily from 11 a.m. to 1 a.m.
Market Café (Available for hotel guests only)
If you’re looking for a quick bite, the Market Café is the place to grab a cup of coffee and light breakfast. They have an indoor picturesque waterfall and koi pond, so take a seat and relax here before heading out for a great day in Tempe.
Open daily 6 a.m. to 2 p.m.
601 E. 6th St., Tempe, Arizona, 85281 | (480) 207-1578
H-Bar (Available for hotel guests only)
Sip on creative poolside cocktails and enjoy some appetizers at the H- Bar. Located on the 8th floor by the rooftop pool, they have an amazing view overlooking the Arizona State University Campus and Downtown Tempe, with plenty of seating.
Tuesday – Saturday: 5 p.m. – 10 p.m.
Luna Bar (Available for hotel guests only)
Post up for an evening with amazing views at Luna Bar, located on the rooftop. Overlooking Downtown Tempe and Mountain America Stadium, guests can indulge in premium alcoholic beverages and food options from H Bar.
Friday-Saturday: 5 p.m. to 10 p.m.
60 E. 5th St. Tempe, AZ 85281 | (480) 894-1400
The Mission Grille
Guests and locals are welcome to enjoy breakfast and lunch at The Mission Grille. Start your day with traditional American breakfast dishes or season menu items while basking in the ambiance of their beautiful courtyard.
Breakfast: 7 a.m. to 10 a.m.
Lunch: 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
Harry’s Place serves delicious entreés and small plates. From Queso Cactus Dip to Pan Seared Salmon, Harry’s Place has a great selection of dishes to try. If you’re visiting during the winter, enjoy your meal while sitting near their outdoor fireplace.
Open daily from 4 p.m. to 10 p.m.
Cabana Bar & Grill (Available for hotel guests only)
Cabana Bar & Grill is located right by the Tempe Mission Palms’ rooftop outdoor pool. Sip on some cocktail while you catch a tan and enjoy the view of “A” Mountain and Downtown Tempe.
Cabana Bar & Grill is open seasonally.
11 E. 7th St., Tempe, AZ 85281 | (480) 968-8885
Terra Tempe Kitchen & Spirits
Offering a casual fine-dining experience, Terra Tempe Kitchen & Spirits combines the rustic flavors of Arizona with traditional Southwestern dishes using the best local ingredients. Pair your meal with a hand-crafted cocktail, local beer, or a great wine from their extensive wine list.
Breakfast: 6 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.
Lunch: 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Dinner: 5 p.m. – 10 p.m.
Skysill Rooftop Lounge
Experience the highest, panoramic view of the city at The Westin Tempe’s rooftop lounge. Watch your favorite games on their video wall as they broadcast major NFL and ASU games. They serve hand-crafted cocktails, wine, beer and shared plates. Make sure to follow them on their Instagram and Facebook to hear about their latest specials, deals and events.
Monday – Thursday: 3 p.m.– 10 p.m.
Friday: 11 a.m. – 12 p.m.
Saturday: 11 a.m. – 12 p.m.
Sunday: 11 a.m. – 10 p.m.
Cup of Joe
Cup of Joe proudly serves Starbucks Coffee and offers baked goods, sandwiches and salads perfect to grab-and-go. They have plenty of seating with Free Wi-Fi.
Open daily from 6 a.m.– 8 p.m.
511 S. Farmer Ave., Tempe, AZ 85281 | (480) 805-2070
Cousins Maine Lobster
Nationally known and locally owned, Cousins Maine Lobster has partnered with the Vib Tempe to bring the sweet, succulent taste of Maine lobster to Tempe! Check out their selection of rolls, tacos, sandwiches, salads and more.
Monday – Saturday: 11 a.m. to 10 p.m.
Sunday: 11 a.m. to 8 p.m.