World Cuisine Restaurants

World cuisine in Tempe

World cuisine in Tempe

In a city as diverse as ours, it’s no surprise that you can find dishes from around the world at Tempe restaurants. Tempt your taste buds with flavors from Ethiopia, the Middle East, Asia, and parts in between. Many of these restaurants are family owned and located near downtown and the ASU Tempe Campus along Apache Blvd.

Azusa Ramen

Azusa Ramen is one of the newest ramen restaurants in Tempe, specializing in freshly made noodles and homemade broth. Enjoy Tonkotsu Ramen or Miso Ramen, or try an Azusa Special, Yokohama Style or Curry.

3128 S. Mill Ave.
Tempe, AZ 85282

(480) 590-5641

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

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

Curry Corner

As seen on the Food Network, Curry Corner has built a loyal following due to their wide range of curry dishes and family recipes made with the freshest, most wholesome ingredients.

1212 E. Apache Blvd.
Tempe, AZ 85281

(480) 894-1276

DOZO Izakaya

Izakaya style restaurants in Japan are places where you can try many small dishes. At DOZO Izakaya, you can choose from these traditional small plates, sushi, noodles and rice bowls.

440 W. Warner Rd. #104
Tempe, AZ 85284

(480) 785-4938

Flo’s

Flo’s is a local favorite restaurant focused on exceptional food from China and Asia. Appetizer and drink specials are available during happy hour, 3-7 p.m. daily except for holidays.

788 E. Baseline Rd.
Tempe, AZ 85283

480-588-7922

Gen Korean BBQ

Experience the art of Korean barbeque at Tempe Marketplace’s newest destination restaurant. Choose from a wide variety of seafood, meats and vegetables and watch as your meal is cooked right at your table.

2000 E. Rio Salado Pkwy. #1056
Tempe, AZ 85281

(480) 939-2650

Genghis Grill Tempe Marketplace

Locally owned and operated, visit Tempe Marketplace’s Genghis Grill and build-your-own stir-fry with 80+ ingredients. All diets are welcome with options from keto to vegan and everything in-between. Don’t miss out on our happy hour and daily drink specials.

2000 E. Rio Salado Pkwy. Suite 1151, Tempe, AZ 85281

(480) 777-2695

Golden Pineapple

The Golden Pineapple is the newest craft lounge to open in Tempe. The menu features Baja Mexican-style foods with a Sonoran Desert twist. Offering everything from bar bites to dinner entrees.

2700 S. Mill Ave.
Tempe, AZ 85282

(480) 590-5703

Hachi Ramen

A local favorite, Hachi Ramen specializes in authentic Japanese ramen. Chef Bradley An and his team make everything from scratch including three broth options, a variety of toppings and traditional side dishes.

655 W. Warner Rd. #144
Tempe, AZ 85284

(480) 781-2603

Haji-Baba

Enjoy authentic kebabs, shawarma, gyros and more inside a Middle Eastern grocery. Open for lunch and dinner daily, this restaurant offers Middle Eastern favorites at an affordable price.

1513 E. Apache Blvd.
Tempe, AZ 85281

(480) 894-1905

Hong Kong Asian Diner

This family-owned, no frills eatery serves traditional Cantonese cuisine that will transport you to the streets of Hong Kong. Don’t miss the popular weekday lunch buffet.

9880 S. Rural Rd. #105
Tempe, AZ 85284

(480) 705-7486