420 South Mill Avenue Suite 201 Tempe, AZ 85281 +1 480 736 0033
College towns and brew pubs seem to go together, but this is one place that you don't have to be a student to enjoy. The space is large and lofty with brass tanks and copper tubing throughout the space that hardly belie its main product. The menu alongside the well-crafted beers is typically pub-grub, where you can find an assortment of appetizers, sandwiches, burgers, hot-wings alongside all of the other favorites. The seafood entrees are designed to compliment the restaurant's in-house lagers, ales, porters and stouts. On Sundays during football season, the place can become quite crowded and the bar also hosts live music throughout the week. Call for more information or visit their website for more details.
8101 East McKellips Road Scottsdale, AZ 85257 +1 480 949 9451
This drive-in offers all the old time fun with six large screens, a great snack bar and double features. The audio hooks up to your car's FM radio. Besides the nostalgic look at one of the industry's enduring traditions, the drive-in's biggest reward is two movies for less than the price of one at the theater. See website for theatre info and show times.
11675 North 136th Street Suite 107 Scottsdale, AZ 85259 +1 480 314 0365
Located along the foothills of an endless valley, Casa Mia is the home to Italian Cuisine served with love. With emphasis on fresh ingredients and environmental friendly techniques of cooking and preservation, this restaurant serves dishes such as home-made pastas covered in thick, creamy sauces, perfectly cooked risotto, calamari and halibut cheeks with the bolognese sauce. The interiors exude a vibrant and lively Italian charm which is hard to miss. The restaurant boasts of a stellar wine collection of Italian roots.
13225 North Eagle Ridge Drive Copperwynd Resort and Club Scottsdale, AZ 85268 +1 480 333 1830(Reservations)
Located in the boutique-style Copperwynd Resort and Club, Alchemy sets you on a dramatic experience; pairing the captivating view of the Sonoran desert with their excellent services. Along with the romantic alfresco seating, the impeccable New American cuisine created by chef Paul O'Connor is delightful on the palate as well as the eyes. The cozy interiors and the beautiful vistas are an added bonus to make your dining experience memorable. It is an ideal place to celebrate a romantic occasion or any other private event.
Ovations LIVE! at Wild Horse Pass Hotel & Casino is a grand theater and entertainment venue that hosts various concerts and performances. Big names have performed here in the past. It has state-of-the-art acoustics and stadium like seats. You must be 21 & above to book tickets.
2298 East Williams Field Road Loop 202 & Williams Field Road Gilbert, AZ 85295 +1 480 821 3356
Enjoy all the latest blockbusters with your entire family. This is a movie theater that has a play center for the little ones in the family. While they are busy, you can enjoy the movie with some yummy food and drinks from the snack bar.
1422 West Warner Road Gilbert, AZ 85233 +1 480 545 4900
If you haven't been to this bistro already, you must plan an evening here rather soon! This exotic place will entertain you with some of the best Australian wines accompanied by great live music. The friendly staff here will suggest the best wines paired with the right kind of dishes. The Asian-Austalian delicacies include the Kangaroo Loin, Kobe Burger and the famous Lamb Chops. This music filled classy ambiance will definitely keep you coming back for more. For reservations, visit their website or call ahead.
28190 North Alma School Parkway Suite 209 Scottsdale, AZ 85262 +1 480 513 6252
Tucked between mountains, Rare Earth derives its name from the peculiar landscape it stands on. Ocher ground and the looming clear blue sky, add to the rustic location of this restaurant. Dine on the patio or the indoor premises, with live music on weekends which add a good dose of zing and liveliness to a pizza meal. The restaurant also boasts of a wine selection that would turn many men jealous. Thin-crust pizzas topped with the most sinful of vegetables and meat are a feature at Rare Earth. Service is courteous and efficient.
8015 East Roosevelt Street Scottsdale, AZ 85257 +1 480 994 3500
Made in a press pot, the coffee in Pesto Prima is a treat for the senses with its unique aroma, flavor and texture. If you find the delectable food hard to resist, it's thanks to chef Nathan Liggett's combination of fresh ingredients and expert skills in the kitchen. Known for their reasonable pricing, the Iced Chai and Java Mocha Blast are variations to the traditional cup of tea and coffee. Do not forget to order the Croissant Breakfast Sandwich or the Bagel Breakfast Sandwich for a wholesome start to the day.