620 West Dobbins Road Phoenix, AZ 85041 +1 602 268 1318
If dancing to Country music is in your mind, then head south of downtown Phoenix to The Silver Pony. Located on the West Dobbins Road, this no-frills club is host to DJs who play some awesome country music. However, the music is not just restricted to DJ events, as the club hosts live music and karaoke nights regularly. The friendly vibe of the place is accentuated by the excellent staff who never shy away from indulging in conversations with the guests.
5401 South 7th Street Phoenix, AZ 85040 +1 602 764 5000
Auditorium of South Mountain High School was constructed in 1972 and has since then being used as a venue for a large number of events. With its thin-shell structure, the building is unique and impressive. What is even more interesting is that, it was not built in the place it stands now; it was first built on a mound and then placed on its present position. Many large and popular events hire this auditorium as their venue.
2435 South 47th Street Phoenix, AZ 85034 +1 480 804 6001
The Phoenix Airport Hilton's sports bar offers an all-day menu along with satellite sports television and a full bar. Subtle Southwestern decor probably goes unnoticed when rooting for your favorite team. Menu specialties include burgers, salads, sandwiches and appetizers. After your hunger is sated, check out the downtown happenings in Copper Square.
5223 N. Central Avenue Phoenix, AZ 85012 +1 602 279 1111
Windsor is another one of the culinary brain-children from Craig Demarco, a local restauranteur celebrated throughout the Valley for his popular Postino Winecafe and Churn Ice Cream Shop. The menu features all the warm goodness of home, with favorites like short-ribs and mac-and-cheese in addition to healthier options such as the Fattoush Salad and the grease-free Banh Mi fish sandwich. The spot is open for lunch, dinner and for a wonderful weekend brunch. During the summer months, don't forget to visit Churn right next door, where they ply creamy, homemade treats that provide respite from the sun.
2701 East Indian School Road Phoenix, AZ 85016 +1 602 956 8998
Shady's is one of the finest neighborhood bars in Central Phoenix. The bar offers great custom cocktails, their signature being the Drink to Forget which is a coffee concoction. They also have a marvelous selection of beers which you can enjoy while you catch up with your set of friends or while watching a cult film. They have a candle-lit comfortable seating area where you can throw yourself back after a long day at work. They have a good selection of music in their jukebox section. Call ahead for information on happy hours.
2801 North Central Avenue Phoenix, AZ 85004 +1 602 340 9777
Backed by the expertize of the renowned chef Johnny Chu, Sochu House opens its door for the rich and the famous to devour the delights from the Asian Fusion cuisine. The diners can enjoy the delicious Asian food with Western influences, served in tapas style. Savor the specialty Sochu Tofu with dipping sauce made from sesame. Other delicacies like Asian 5 Spice Quail, Sweet Chili Wings and BLT Spring Rolls are prepared and served with flair here. The decor of the house is upscale and the atmosphere is calm and cozy which makes it an ideal spot for a business or a romantic dining. If you are looking to complement your food with tasty libations then you can opt for a unique cocktail selection from the martini bar or a glass of sochu (Japanese beverage). On weekends, the Sochu House hosts DJs who churn out the standard hits and hip hop mixes, much to the delight of those who want to cut loose and dance to some rocking music. Call ahead or visit their website to know more.
3702 North 16th Street Phoenix, AZ 85016 +1 602 266 9001
If you are looking for a plush nightclub or a bar, then you can surely avoid heading to Bar1. This gay-friendly bar and club has a character of its own as it offers a friendly, laid-back vibe where you can drink and be a part of the electric crowd that comes in every day. What keeps the crowd around this haunt for hours is the splendid outside patio setup where you can watch videos on plasma screens, observe the eclectic crowd and gulp down daily specials. The atmosphere gets all the more vivacious with themed events like Shirtless Nights on Mondays, Karaoke Nights on Tuesdays and Sexy Fun Day on Satudays. A heads up for avid drinkers is that the bar offers two-for-one cocktails for happy hours on Thursdays and draft beer for a dollar on Sundays.
4700 North Central Avenue Phoenix, AZ 85012 +1 602 264 8010
Twirl brings to you a mouthwatering selection of yogurts that are an instant pick-me-up. The bright colors, natural taste and creamy feel will never fail to lift your moods. It is available with many interesting and diverse toppings and it scores over its competition because of this. The staff is peppy and cheerful and help to make your outing more fun. Drop in here and try as many yogurts as you can; they are so tempting that you can never have your fill.
4801 East Indian School Road Phoenix, AZ 85018 +1 602 840 3950
The Arcadia Tavern is the most popular place to catch a game of football with friends. The cool pub has all the ingredients in place to make your visit a memorable experience. The Xbox and Wii gaming area is a surefire magnet for kids of all ages. Apart from a stellar beer selection, they have a range of wines and other spirits too. Also, the happy-hours promise some great specials and are a easy on the pocket. Gorge on the sumptuous selection of burgers that are a hit with the kids as well as adults. Picnic-tables, a large patio and a child-friendly attitude add more to your family outing. The service is impeccable here. Do drop in once and experience it for yourself.
100 East McDowell Road Phoenix Theatre Phoenix, AZ 85004 +1 602 254 2151
The Phoenix Theatre is a historic establishment, one that was built in 1920. This theater has multiple spaces that can be used for performances and events, of which the Little Theatre is one. The Little Theatre features performances by various theater groups, and the Nearly Naked Theatre is one such resident group.
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