According to Lonely Planet Food, "There is no other meal but brunch that can be stretched from 9 am until 5 pm, depending on who you are, your stage in life, and what your mood dictates." Whether you are a weekly brunchin' Millennial/Gen Z'er, a casual if-the-kids-are-at-a-sleepover type or a connoisseur of brunch culture, Downtown Tempe has a brunch experience for you. Mimosas, Bloody Marys, pancakes, crepes, waffles or acai bowls - it's all here waiting for you.
Here are some of the best brunch spots in Downtown Tempe.
Morning Squeeze | 690 S. Mill Avenue
Mimosa flights, Brunch Punch, Off the Hook Lox & Bagels and a dog-friendly patio featuring a Tail Wagger menu, all while offering one of the best groovy vibes downtown!
Sunbar | 24 W. 5th Street
Sunbar's known for their brunch, bottles & beats featuring 1 cent champagne bottles with each entree.
Snakes & Lattes | 20 W. 6th Street
Bottomless brunch on Friday, Saturday & Sunday featuring a great deal of 1 Brunch Entree + Bottomless Mimosas + Game Fee. Can't beat it.
Postino Annex | 615 S. College Avenue
When "Lectric Eye and Sherry Mary lead off your brunch cocktail menu, you know you're in store for a great brunch experience! Ricotta Fritters, Cantaloupe & Stracciatella. Need we say more?
Caffe Boa | 398 S. Mill Avenue
Sunday brunch from 10 am - 3 pm on their bougainvillea-roofed patio makes you feel like you're livin' the life. Live music, house flat breads, fresh pasta and a build your own Bloody Mary Bar. Stupefacente!
Foch Cafe & Bistro | 21 E. 6th Street
An all you can eat crepe bar, a Bloody with a grilled cheese on top and an American- European fusion menu - cheers!
Snooze, A.M. Eatery | 615 S. College Avenue
Isn't everyday a brunch day at Snooze? Famous for their pancake flights, this is brunchin' culture baby!
Alter Ego | 108 E. University Dr. in the Canopy Hilton
You'll feel like top of the world after eating their Ego Benedict. Or maybe Shrimp and Grits is more your style. In either case, paired with their Morning Kick Peanut Butter Whiskey & coffee, you'll find your alter ego.
Pedal Haus Brewery | 730 S. Mill Avenue
Any Sunday morning, kick back on their patio and enjoy their Bottomless (all you can eat) Breakfast for $12 including your choice of a Pedal Haus beer, a Mimosa or a Bloody Mary. Can't beat it.
Daily Jam | 310 S. Mill Avenue
Another place to enjoy brunch 7 days a week. Red Velvet Waffles, hand-crafted breakfast cocktails and a full range of coffee drinks. Make this your daily...er, brunch jam!
Culinary Dropout | 149 S. Farmer Avenue
You're just one Deviant Behavior and a pretzel ball dipped in melted provolone away from pure brunch heaven. Expansive patio, bags, ping pong, and all the things to make you think "this is my spot".
Varsity Tavern | 501 S. Mill Avenue #200
The place for groovin' DJs and terrace dining. The place to see and be seen... late into the night. Who needs to go to class or work on Monday anyway?