Are you looking to discover the best bars in Phoenix?
Then we have you covered!
On this page, you’ll find the official shortlist of all the bars in Phoenix. (More in-depth further below). And, each with why it’s best to go.
Feel free to check out each bar’s official profile to find out more and to find out which is best for you.
We’ve also created separate shortlists for each genre you might like to visit on your time out.
Furthermore, you can get on the guest list or book a table with bottle service on some of the more exclusive bars. We are happy to help you out with either.
1. BS West Scottsdale Phoenix
BS West, established in 1988, has been a popular release for many in the Arizona LGBTQ + community. BS West goal, hope, and mission all align in the purpose of providing a safe, fun, and delightful experience for all who come through the door. This inclusive bar and a nightclub has been in the middle of Old Town since 1988. Serving the LGBTQ community.
2. Nu Towne Saloon Phoenix
Nu Towne Saloon is a gay bar featuring a laid-back vibe, an outdoor patio and kitschy, seasonally themed decor. The valley’s oldest gay bar open daily 12:00 pm – 2:00 am. This place has an excellent Shirley Temple that has a twist of citrus that goes nicely with the drink. This is a friendly, small town bar. Always fun to go to, great staff and looks like an antique shop when you go in with all the props gives it a real nice atmosphere. It has changed so much but it’s still the same.
3. Stacy’s @ Melrose Phoenix
Stacy’s @ Melrose is a gay & lesbian friendly nightclub that features Gothic architectural elements, DJs, and karaoke. Just join them for spectacular events. There is something every day of the week to entertain you. It’s an upscale lounge and dance bar with DJ’s and drag queens. Stacy has a unique atmosphere with an old-world cathedral and the walls showcasing artworks by local artists.
4. Steak 44 Phoenix
Steak 44 specializes in providing fantastic experience and exceptional service. They feature premium steaks and seafood, unique side dishes and appetizers, an award-winning wine-list, and great cocktails. Upon arrival at their Arizona-based restaurant, you will be welcomed by attentive service staff who will see that you have an unforgettable evening. Best steakhouse in Phoenix everything from the service to food is top-notch. The food is delicious and the steaks are always cooked to perfection. It’s also a great place to bring a date since it’s fancy and intimate inside.
5. The Montauk Phoenix
The Montauk lounge features an electric menu, chic decor, buzzing brunch scene, amazing live music, and the late night DJs. The cozy Lounge and indoor/outdoor atmosphere provide perfect creative meeting space or socializing spot. Great corner location on Scottsdale Road just south of Fashion Square. The space is very nice — decorated like a yacht club and an indoor/outdoor feel. The Montauk is also an ideal spot for all occasions, birthdays, bachelorette parties, date nights and more. There is always something happening at The Montauk. It’s a great place to The Montauk features very delicious food, plenty of seating indoor and outdoor, great drinks, awesome live music, great ambiance, comfy seating on the patio, good staff who have extraordinary service and from the moment you walk in they are extremely attentive, great chilled vibe, very impressive bartenders, cool decor, superb atmosphere, fabolous cocktails, good wine selection, speciality drinks or beer, the food selections are good and reasonably priced. The crowd is mixed and attracts all ages.
6. Different Pointe of View Phoenix
Different Pointe of View is the longest consecutively awarded AAA Four-Diamond restaurant in the valley. It has evolved over its 35 year history into a culinary experience just as memorable as its stunning views atop northern mountain in Phoenix. Different Point of view’s breathtaking views of the valley landscape, magnificent wordly flavors and skilled staff create a fine dining experience like no other.