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. Taste of Tops Phoenix
Taste of Tops is near-downtown Temple bar that is known for its wine and craft beer selection. It’s also quite cozy, with a popular couch and comfortable bar seating. Taste of Tops is conveniently located next to a well stocked liquor emporium, offers an appealing blend of upscale ambiance in an unpretentious neighborhood bar setting. The Temple bar features a rotating tap of craft beers, as well as an impressive selection of hard-to-find beers. Taste of Tops regularly hosts wine and beer tastings, making this a favorite stopping point for local beer snobs and discerning happy hour goers. There is also live music and art exhibitions every week. Sleek decor and a friendly neighborhood ambiance has made Taste of Tops a Tempe favorite. Knowledgeable bartenders can help steer you to your new favorite beer or wine.
2. Prep & Pastry Phoenix
Here they believe food should be beautiful. Their new American brunch features modern cocktails, flavourful dishes and warm flaky pastries that make your heart feel at home again.
3. Hash Kitchen Gainey Ranch Phoenix
Eat, drink, and be merry. If you’re looking for an experience while dining, this place will blow your mind. It’s so cute, so aesthetic. Hash Kitchen Gainey Ranch is a buzzy spot with a mod vibe for creative daytime dishes & a build your own Bloody Mary bar.
4. Windsor Phoenix
Tucked into its namesake historic Phoenix neighborhood, Windsor is a neighborhood bar and restaurant with a backyard-style patio packed full of your best friends.
5. Mora Italian Phoenix
Without a doubt, a table surrounded by good friends, convivial vibes and a spread of soulful food makes for a great gathering. Mora Italian comfortable atmosphere, excellent service, delicious food, amazing drinks, great cuisine, great vibe, excellent happy hour menu, good wine selection, and friendly & attentive staff.
6. The Lobby Bar Phoenix
The Lobby Bar at Arizona Grand Resort & Spa is a Caribbean themed gathering place for Phoenix locals and Resort guests. The Lobby Bar favorites include wood-fired pizzas, great burgers and sandwiches, chicken wings and salads. Also featured are specialty Grand Cocktails, wines by the glass and a variety of imported, domestic and craft beers.
7. The Rock Bar Phoenix
As the name suggests, Rockbar Inc is a bar where the rock’n’roll-vibes are always present. But it is also a place where all are welcome, and it does also come with a lovely rooftop terrace, perfect for a casual beer looking out over the Scottsdale skyline. This is a place where both local and national bands come to play. And if there are no bands playing, you can enjoy yourself with some pool, or catch a game on TV. The best Gay bar in the Melrose District. Drag, Karaoke, Dance, and Parties. The Rock is a gay nightspot offering a bar area with karaoke & showroom with comedy and drag performances. The Rock Show Lounge hosts some of the best drag shows in town, Friday, Saturdays, and Sundays there is always a show and karaoke following on certain nights. This gay bar has so much to offer and their staff makes the spot feel very welcoming.
8. Top of the Rock Restaurant Phoenix
Top of the Rock Restaurant is a new American cafe in a Marriott Hotel offering 360 – degree views of the valley below & rustic decor. Savor world-class views and innovative farm-to-table cuisine infused with local Temple culture. The place has captivating views of the beautiful Temple and Scottsdale, Arizona landmarks. Top of the Rock Restaurant offers locally-inspired American fare using a farm-to-table approach and a Southwestern flare. Don’t miss their generous Happy Hour which pairs hand-crafted cocktails, mixed drinks, and a carefully curated wine list with delicious cuisine.