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.

Pitchforks and Corks

Pitchforks and Corks, located in the ASU College Avenue Commons Building, focuses
on Spanish inspired food, including small plates, sandwiches and salads, and creative beverage options. Open Mon.-Fri. for lunch and happy hour.

660 S. College Ave.
Tempe, AZ 85281

(480) 727-4546

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

Shady Park

The retro-cool Shady Park is home to three concepts: Damatos for pizza, Umami for ramen and the Barpark, a large patio bar with games, TVs for sports, regularly scheduled DJs, live music and other events.

26 E. University Dr.
Tempe, AZ 85281

(480) 474-4222

The Chuckbox

The Chuckbox is a metro Phoenix favorite for mesquite grilled hamburgers and chicken sandwiches for more than 35 years. Cooked over an open flame, you can choose your own toppings from their “fixins bar.” They accept cash only.

202 E. University Dr.
Tempe, AZ 85281

(480) 968-4712