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Best things to do in Phoenix

Discover the city according to locals. Find the best things to do, places to eat, and get priceless advice from the people who live here.

General Entertainment
“A lot of restaurant and bar options also lot of activities to do like Dave and Busters, AMC cinema, Bowling, Escape room etc...”
108 locals recommend
Park
“South Mountain has many trails for all levels of hikers. Parking can be tough during peak season, so we recommend an early start. Be sure to bring water and wear sunscreen. Turn around when you have finished 1/2 of your water! ”
105 locals recommend
Plaza
“Large outdoor shopping mall with Target and Kohls as anchor stores where you can pick up almost anything you forgot at home. It also has many boutique shops and is a great hangout for an afternoon.”
77 locals recommend
Mediterranean Restaurant
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“Great for any meal near the waterfront. Great for coffee in their breakfast niche”
85 locals recommend
Office
“Outdoor shopping mall with great stores, great window shopping and plenty of places to enjoy some wine or food.”
112 locals recommend
Café
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“Well, Lux is a bit of a hipster coffee shop, but they also specialize in pastries, cocktails, food, etc. I call it "Laptop City." ”
114 locals recommend
Pizza Place
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“Friendly neighborhood eatery-terrific for breakfast, lunch or dinner. Or, take one of their delicious pizzas or salads home for a lovely dinner on our covered patio. Only a 5 minute walk away!”
122 locals recommend
Rock Club
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“Same owner that runs "The Van Buren" runs Crescent Ballroom. A much smaller venue -- say, 200 or so, but very cool venue.”
87 locals recommend
Natural Feature
“Heart of ASU campus, Nice park and lake to enjoy. Walk down nearby mill ave with lots of bars and restaurants and a movie theatre.”
94 locals recommend
University
“Go Devils! Beautiful campus to wonder around and people watch! Free Art Museum too.”
76 locals recommend
Outlet Mall
“Located just across Westgate a lot of famous brands and discounted prices. High-end brands are also available.”
50 locals recommend
Science Museum
“Experience all things science! Fun for kids and adults alike! Check out their touring exhibits online! ⇨ Distance From The Ollie: 19.7 miles”
72 locals recommend
Hockey Arena
“Home of the AZ Coyotes, Gila River Arena is a major attraction for sporting events and concerts by big-name artists. ”
72 locals recommend
Wine Bar
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“Postino is one of the most popular wine bars in Phoenix. They have super delicious food and a fantastic atmosphere to enjoy some great wine. It is located just north of Camelback on Central. ”
81 locals recommend
Music Venue
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“Great vibe and solid cocktails, as well as being a great place to catch a local show.”
75 locals recommend
Brewery
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“Great restaurant, local nano-brewery, distillery, and dog-friendly local hot-spot. Over 40+ beers on tap and awesome charcuterie boards. ”
89 locals recommend