7320 East Stetson Drive Scottsdale, AZ 85251 +1 480 945 9693
Inexpensive drinks, laid back yet chic ambiance, friendly staff and a lot more adds to this modern yet cozy dive bar. Located around a number of other dive bars, DJ's ambiance stands out from the usual Old Town bar vibe. The attentive staff is up on their toes to make sure that your glass is never empty. DJ's of Scottsdale is the right choice to enjoy a daily happy hour with a group of friends.
7125 East 5th Avenue Scottsdale, AZ 85251 +1 480 945 9028
Typically a gay hangout, BS West enjoys a varied clientele. This eclectic club which opened its doors in 1988, has been entertaining the crowds with club events like Karaoke nights, Drag shows and DJ music. Make sure you visit the club before 8p on weekdays to avail of its 2-4-1 offer on drinks during happy hours. The table service facility offered by the club is ideal for those looking to spend some time with a group of friends.
7124 East 5th Avenue Scottsdale, AZ 85251 +1 480 712 0675
Coffee brewing is an art that requires precision and passion. The Cartel Coffee Lab scores on both fronts with its careful brewing techniques and a die-hard love for the drink. Each cup is perfectly prepared; to be savored while on the move or in the comfort of the premises. The pleasant ambiance makes for a good time with friends. The staff is well-trained and know their brews well. A selection of flavorful light bites are good accompaniments to your cuppa. There's also a selection of beer and wine if you're up for it.
15515 North Hayden Road Scottsdale, AZ 85260 +1 480 991 3106
The Studio Movie Grill has come to be associated with food, drinks and fun. You can watch the latest movies in the plush stadium seating with Dolby Digital sound. Grab a drink before the show from the lobby bar or just enjoy the in-theater dining. Private events can also be organized here.
15257 North Scottsdale Road Suite F-230 Scottsdale, AZ 85254 +1 480 483 3232
After the iPic experience, it will be hard to adjust to an ordinary movie theater again. What you get here is an amazing movie experience of which watching the movie is only a small part. When you walk into the lobby, you will come across Salt which offers cocktails that are on par with any fancy lounge. At the Tanzy Express, you will be able to buy some delicious food and beer that you can carry into the theater. This amazing facility can also be rented for private events.
6820 East Fifth Avenue Scottsdale, AZ 85251 +1 480 882 0730 (Reservations)
Bored of the usual hangouts? Head to Stand-up, Scottsdale! This comedy club features the best comedians in the Valley. To go with the excellent stand-up shows, it also serves tasty grub and drinks to gorge on while enjoying the acts. The compact venue allows the comedians to interact with the audience, making it even more interesting and entertaining. Every season, this place brings you better and more innovative gigs, as proved by the many sold-out shows. Apart from that, their main showroom and lounge can be hired for parties and private celebrations. You can also avail party packages that combine both entertainment and dining. For the event schedule and reservations, check the website.
7018 East Main Street Scottsdale, AZ 85251 +1 480 889 5580
Mabel's on Main is a great addition to Scottsdale's cocktail bar scene. Located on Main Street, this plush lounge is popular among after-work crowds. Unwind with a handcrafted cocktail, among wine and spirits that complement American bar fare like cheese lollipops and macaroni and cheese. Elegant decor and an intricate ceiling lend to a nostalgic charm, while the dance floor is always abuzz to international tunes.
4848 East Cactus Road Suite 406 Scottsdale, AZ 85254 +1 602 765 0120
The Theatre Artists Studio is a performing arts facility that aims to promote local artists in Scottsdale. Plays, comedy acts, workshops and such other programs are regularly held at this art hub. Featuring 2 stages, public performances are held in the 96 seater auditorium. The stage design enables audiences to enjoy the act in a more relaxed and interactive environment. The studio can be rented for private events as well. Do check their event schedule for regular updates and events.
4282 North Drinkwater Boulevard Scottsdale, AZ 85251 +1 480 264 8300
While most of the bars and nightclubs in Scottsdale shut down at 2a, Afterlife has its doors open until 4a for those who still have it in them for an extra-late party. And judging by the crowd that throngs the club despite the heavy cover charge, it comes across as a respite for many late-night party animals looking for excellent music to dance to. It is also a preferred hangout for the ASU students, and the 18 years and above revelers who either hangout at the upstairs game room and indulge in a game of pool or air hockey, or dance to the thumping music along with the ravishing go-go dancers. Those who cannot handle the smoking curfew inside the club, can walk downstairs to the patio lounge where they can smoke various specialty cigars, hookahs and cigarettes on offer. The drinks served here are non-alcoholic, however, the friendly vibe and eclectic mix of crowd make up for the lack of alcoholic beverages.
7443 East 6th Avenue Scottsdale, AZ 85251 +1 480 970 1222
The name, 'Roxy', when associated with music, generally brings to mind the legendary Roxy Theatre of Los Angeles. Sharing it's name with this illustrious theater is The Roxy Lounge in Scottsdale. This downtown music hub gives an open stage to local musicians, while also bringing in talent from outside the city. With a long list of beverages to keep you company, you can opt for the VIP booth and enjoy a relaxed evening with friends. Check website for event schedules.