Food + Drink

Food + Drink

Treat your taste buds in Tempe

Tempe restaurants offer an eclectic array of dining and drink options. In this college town, long influenced and inspired by local, regional, national and international tastes, Tempe visitors enjoy fast casual and fine dining of all types and styles. Dishes you wouldn’t expect in Arizona are right here in Tempe.

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Café Lalibela

Family-owned and operated for nearly 20 years, Café Lalibela offers an authentic, aromatic Ethiopian dining experience. Their diverse menu offers unique flavors, including vegetarian and gluten-free dishes.

849 W. University Dr.
Tempe, AZ 85281

(480) 829-1939

Cafetal Coffee

Cafetal Coffee is a specialty coffee shop in Tempe, Arizona featuring delicious coffee sourced directly from their family farm in Colombia. All of the drinks and small plates are prepared in-house by their friendly baristas.

777 S. College Ave. #101
Tempe, AZ 85281

(480) 557-5245

Caffe Boa

A Downtown Tempe favorite for more than 20 years, Caffe Boa serves Italian dishes, such as handmade pastas and fresh seafood, crafted from the finest organic, natural ingredients. They also feature craft cocktails and an extensive wine list.

398 S. Mill Ave.
Tempe, AZ 85281

(480) 968-9112

Cartel Roasting Co.

At Cartel Roasting Co., we want humans to enjoy our coffee while they are doing the things closest to their souls. We love our craft and we love to share it with you. Make good things, make things good.

810 S. Ash Ave.
Tempe, AZ 85281

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Casa Reynoso

At Casa Reynoso, enjoy traditional Mexican food made fresh daily from family recipes including their house special the ‘Gollo Burro’.

3138 S. Mill Ave.
Tempe, AZ 85282

(480) 966-0776

Casey Moore’s Oyster House

Casey Moore’s is an iconic Irish pub located in a historic house near ASU. From visitors to locals, college professors to students, everyone loves Casey’s for its large patio, cozy bar and menu with sandwiches, salads, beef, oysters and seafood.

850 S. Ash Ave.
Tempe, AZ 85281

(480) 968-9935

Chou’s Kitchen

Chou's Kitchen offers authentic northeastern Chinese cuisine. Popular dishes include pork and chive dumplings, suan cai clay pot and cumin & caraway lamb.

1250 E. Apache Blvd. Ste., 101
Tempe, AZ 85281

(480) 557-8888

Cornish Pasty Co.

Cornish Pasty serves up authentic pasties, a British version of a handheld pie. With two locations in Tempe, you can choose from pasties filled with everything from bangers and mash to balsamic portobello to chicken tikka masala.

960 W. University Dr.
Tempe, AZ 85281

(480) 894-6261

Crêpe Bar

Crepe Bar, with Chef Jeff Kraus at the helm, serves creative sweet and savory crepes as well as specialty coffees, teas and cocktails. Open for breakfast and lunch, their dishes are made fresh-to-order and incorporate seasonal ingredients.

7520 S. Rural Rd.
Tempe, AZ 85283

(480) 247-8012

Culinary Dropout at the Yard Tempe

Savory nosh, crafted cocktails and the next big names in local music have found a home in this glamorous gastropub located in Downtown Tempe. They’re known for their extra-large patio with games such as ping pong and corn hole.

149 S. Farmer Ave.
Tempe, AZ 85281

(480) 240-1601

Daily Dose

Locally owned by Matt and JenLyn Long, Daily Dose has three Valley locations in Old Town Scottsdale, Midtown Phoenix, and Tempe. Daily Dose serves breakfast and lunch from 7 a.m. – 2 p.m. Weds. - Sun. and offers an extensive catering menu.

96 S. Rockford Dr., Ste. #105
Tempe, AZ 85281

(480) 590-6937

Daily Jam

Daily Jam serves up breakfast, brunch and lunch in a casual, friendly environment with a cool vibe. Our ingredients, sauces and spices transform traditional brunch items into craveable dishes only found within our kitchen.

310 S. Mill Ave. #A101
Tempe, AZ 85281

(480) 968-9288

Desert Roots Kitchen

Located in Downtown Tempe, Desert Roots Kitchen is known for vegan and vegetarian dishes that are made with organic and locally sourced ingredients. Their menu changes daily.

414 S. Mill Ave., Ste. 111
Tempe, AZ 85281

(480) 382-0228
 
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