World Cuisine

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.

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

IKEA Restaurant and Café

Take a break from shopping at IKEA and try their Swedish-American cuisine featuring world-famous Swedish meatballs, salads, delicious desserts and a kid’s menu.

2110 W. IKEA Way
Tempe, AZ 85284

(888) 888-4532

Kabuki Japanese Restaurant

Enjoy the stylish décor at Kabuki Japanese Restaurant and choose from an extensive menu of small plates, sushi, traditional dishes, noodles, salads and lunch specials.

2000 W. Rio Salado Pkwy. #1051
Tempe, AZ 85281

(480) 350-9160

King of Gyros

This Chicago-themed eatery is well known for delicious and affordable Greek and Mediterranean dishes including souvlaki, shawarma and falafel.

1342 W. Warner Rd. #B106
Tempe, AZ 85284

(480) 420-3500

Lemongrass Thai Cafe

Lemongrass Thai specializes in curries and noodles, and all entrees can be ordered mild, medium or spicy. The restaurant is open for lunch and dinner every day except Sunday, when only dinner is served.

818 W. Broadway Rd. #108
Tempe, AZ 85282

(480) 967-9121

Mango Rabbit

Mango Rabbit, a locally owned eatery, serves Asian and Asian-inspired drinks, desserts and snacks including milk tea, giant bubble waffle treats, herbal teas and smoothies.

1250 E. Apache Blvd.
Tempe, AZ 85281

(480) 912-6283

Opa Life Greek Café

This local favorite brings Greek-American food to life. Along with the cuisine, they have a patio, full bar and live music on Weds., Fri. and Sat. evenings.

227 E. Baseline Rd., #J007
Tempe, AZ 85283

(480) 292-8180