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Top restaurant recommendations from locals

Art Museum
“Yayoi Kusama Firefly Infinity Mirror Room. The exhibit is located in the Contemporary Art Wing of the Phoenix Art Museum, just off of North Central Avenue in downtown Phoenix.”
  • 184 locals recommend
Rock Club
“This is a local music venue with food. They have a great weekend brunch, too. I highly recommend getting in early on Sunday evenings for trivia. Check the website for music schedule. There are often very low cost or free shows going on. ”
  • 89 locals recommend
Music Venue
“You will find the entrance through and alley and take stairs to the basement. This may not be for everyone, but it is a cool bar that serves drinks inspired by local politicians and live music most nights. This is not really a place for children, but they are admitted with a parent. ”
  • 81 locals recommend
Breakfast Spot
“The original restaurant was featured on Diners, Drive-Ins & Dives. The downtown location is fun, but fortunately you can step through the gate in the parking lot and experience the same food without getting in your car”
  • 57 locals recommend
New American Restaurant
“Phoenix Public Market is right on the light rail and is a great place for lunch. They have really delicious food. ”
  • 64 locals recommend
Cocktail Bar
“Housed inside the former Arizona Prohibition Headquarters at the historic Luhrs Building in downtown Phoenix, Bitter & Twisted is both a stylish eatery and hip drinking space, with innovative bar bites and a world-class, award-winning and globally recognized cocktail program.”
  • 55 locals recommend
Pizza Place
“nationally famous pizza. 4.8 miles away at 623 E Adams to the original place Expect wait to be seated”
  • 60 locals recommend
“This place is like stepping back in time. Staff in tuxedos always great happy hour! One of the top 100 steak houses in the USA and fly in fresh oysters daily! If you drink martinis this place will spoil all the others you have had.. And I know martinis. If you are dining alone the bar is fabulous! BTW.. don’t go in the front door! They will know you are a tourist! Always enter in the back! You’ll see why!”
  • 61 locals recommend
“LATE NIGHT GOOD EATS!!Beet salad Rocks! Pork chop is a favorite, in house Prosciutto is awesome on their flat bread especially with green apple and fontina....and martinis!! Wonderful energy.. originally Hanny’s was a men’s clothing store.. cool space.. great staff!! ”
  • 52 locals recommend
Indie Cinema
“Film bar is a unique place to take in a cult film and have some cocktails. Super fun with un people. ”
  • 44 locals recommend
“The food is great. The beer list is even better. They always have around 35 beers from across the country on tap. Located in Roosevelt Row in downtown PHX.”
  • 56 locals recommend
Vegetarian / Vegan Restaurant
“Green features all your favorite foods made with 100% plant-based ingredients, vegan cheeses, and mock meats. ”
  • 51 locals recommend
American Restaurant
“I love their burgers!!! Bartenders make REAL cocktails! Their staff is awesome, patio seating right off the rail for people watching. And their staff is off the charts good”
  • 33 locals recommend
Comedy Club
“We added this because if you are a comedy club fan this is the one to go to in Downtown Phoenix. Check their line up before you come. They only book well known comedians. Hit Copper Blues after (right across) and listen to great live music with great food and dancing. 13 Miles”
  • 28 locals recommend
Caribbean Restaurant
“Purveyors of sustainable seafood, daring new rum cocktails, and a meticulously curated collection of premium rums. ”
  • 33 locals recommend
Pizza Place
“great pizza and pastas, location is great corner and you can hit Heard Museum after lunch!”
  • 22 locals recommend