Nightlife in Tempe

Grab a drink, a bite to eat or dance the night away at any of our popular and locally owned bars, restaurants on iconic Mill Ave. Wet your whistle at Culinary Dropout at The Yard Tempe, Handlebar Tempe, Postino Annex, or Dierks Bentley’s Whiskey Row. Relax on the patio with a glass of wine and a bruschetta plank at La Bocca Urban Pizzeria + Wine Bar or the award-winning House of Tricks, a popular local favorite eatery. Sample a local craft beer at one of Tempe’s breweries, such as Four Peaks Brewing Co., Gordon Biersch Brewery Restaurant, Pedal Haus Brewery, Blasted Barley Brewery or The Shop Beer Co. See your favorite band at The Marquee or enjoy free live music every Friday and Saturday night at Tempe Marketplace.

Nightlife Listings

Thirsty Lion Pub and Grill
Thirsty Lion Gastropub & Grill

Our mission is to evolve the gastropub business by combining the traditional values of European and American pubs to create a place where friends and family can celebrate life and enjoy handcrafted food, beers and cocktails. We offer private and semi-private spaces for groups. Our private area has a capacity of 100+ and is expandable to include the outdoor area. Total capacity: 504 indoors and 120 outdoors.


2000 E. Rio Salado Pkwy. #1041
Tempe, AZ 85281
Phone: (480) 968-2920

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Time Out Lounge


3129 S. Mill Ave.
Tempe, AZ 85282
Phone: (480) 968-6491

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Vine Tavern and Eatery


975 E. Elliot Rd. #101
Tempe, AZ 85284
Phone: (480) 730-6313

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Vine Tavern and Eatery on Apache


801 E. Apache Blvd.
Tempe, AZ 85281
Phone: (480) 894-2662

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W XYZ Bar


Aloft Tempe
951 E. Playa Del Norte Dr., Tempe, AZ, 85281
Phone: (480) 621-3300

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Woodshed


19 W. Baseline Rd.
Tempe, AZ 85283
Phone: (480) 831-9663

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Zipps Sports Grill
Zipps Sports Grill


690 S. Mill Ave. Ste. 103
Tempe, AZ 85281
Phone: (480) 404-7255

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Zuma Grill


605 S. Mill Ave.
Tempe, AZ 85281
Phone: (480) 829-6775

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