Restaurants Near Mill Ave & ASU

Tempe restaurants near Mill Avenue & ASU

Tempe restaurants near Mill Avenue & ASU

You’ll easily satisfy your food cravings in Downtown Tempe, including the famed Mill Avenue, which is located near the Arizona State University (ASU) Tempe Campus. This pedestrian-friendly area of Tempe is welcoming to all, with restaurants ranging from inexpensive college eats to more high end, charming cafes that are perfect for a date night.

Gadzooks

Gadzooks has received rave reviews and lines stretching out the door for its unique, infinitely-customizable menu of enchiladas, tacos, soups and salads made with cooked-to-order tortillas, slow-braised meats, vegetables, Mexican cheeses and a variety of house-made sauces and salsas.

505 W. University Dr.
Tempe, AZ 85281

(602) 279-5080

Harry’s Place

Tantalizing to the eye and palate, this Tempe Town Lake restaurant sets the tone in the late afternoon and evening in downtown Tempe.  Featuring local farms and purveyors, the menu highlights American dishes with a unique southwestern flair. Located inside the Tempe Mission Palms Hotel.

60 E. 5th St., Tempe, AZ 85281

(480) 317-1556

Little Szechuan

Family owned and operated since 1996, but Little Szechuan has been serving the Valley since 1976. We specialize in authentic pan-asian comfort food. Our potstickers (original or plant based) and kung pao dishes are family favorites.

524 W. University Dr.
Tempe, AZ 85281

(480) 966-7660

Mellow Mushroom

Mellow Mushroom is a funky, art-filled pizzeria featuring craft beer, salads, calzones and creative pizzas. Gluten free options are available.

740 S. Mill Ave.
Tempe, AZ 85281

(480) 967-6355

Mesquite Fresh Street Mex

Mesquite is a locally-owned Mexican Street Food restaurant serving up mouthwatering tacos, burritos, quesadillas and bowls. All meat is grilled over open flames of mesquite wood, giving a real street flavor you won’t find anywhere else!

505 S. Mill Ave.
Tempe, AZ 85281

(480) 550-7052

Morning Squeeze

Open for breakfast and lunch, Morning Squeeze combines gourmet coffee and creative dishes like HAAS Avocado, Will Travel, Sun Deviled Eggs and the Bananas Foster the People Waffle.

690 S. Mill Ave., Ste. 110
Tempe, AZ 85281

(480) 264-4688

Nocawich

Located adjacent to the ASU Tempe Campus, Nocawich serves bagels, pastries, sandwiches and salads on weekdays beginning at 10 a.m.

777 S. College Ave. #105
Tempe, AZ 85281

(480) 758-5322

Original ChopShop

Original Chop Shop is a relaxed space where you can experience healthy cuisine, including salads, sandwiches, protein bowls and smoothies.

222 E. University Dr.
Tempe, AZ 85281

(480) 307-9336

Otto Pizza & Pastry

This family-owned and operated restaurant has been in business in Tempe for more than 20 years for good reason. Otto and his team make delicious New York style pizza with homemade dough and French and Italian-inspired sandwiches.

804 S. Ash Ave.
Tempe, AZ 85281

(480) 966-4292

Pedal Haus Brewery

This locally-owned brewpub is a haven for beer and bicycle lovers and home to the biggest outdoor patio on Mill Avenue. Enjoy watching the game, playing a round of corn hole or ping pong and eating truly elevated brewery food.

730 S. Mill Ave. #H102
Tempe, AZ 85281

(480) 314-2337

Perfect Pear Bistro

Perfect Pear Bistro is known for their inviting atmosphere and their modern take on American comfort food, including delicious Panini sandwiches, fresh salads, flatbreads and pasta dishes.

603 W. University Dr.
Tempe, AZ 85281

(480) 966-7327

Phoenicia Cafe

Since 1996, this family-owned Mediterranean restaurant serves delicious dishes such as chicken kabob, shish kafta, gyros and tabouli, alongside a small grocery store.

616 S. Forest Ave.
Tempe, AZ 85281

(480) 967-8009

Pita Jungle

Pita Jungle offers Mediterranean inspired healthy dishes made from scratch daily. Also featuring a variety of vegetarian and vegan dishes on their extensive menu.

4 E. University Dr.
Tempe, AZ 85281

(480) 804-0234

Postino Annex

Built on a foundation of unique, approachable wines; simple, delicious food; and a warm, friendly culture, Postino Annex seamlessly blends this winning mix with indoor/outdoor dining, vintage garage doors and pop-culture artwork.

615 S. College Ave.
Tempe, AZ 85281

(480) 927-1111

Rodeo Ranch

Rodeo Ranch is a playground for adults 21 and older, complete with a live DJ, dancing to an unforgettable lightshow, bottle service and of course, a signature mechanical bull where patrons can get into the saddle to tame the beast.

501 S. Mill Ave., Ste. 101
Tempe, AZ 85281

(480) 361-9387
 
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