Suburban Extended Stay Hotel Near ASU
1635 N Scottsdale Road
Tempe, AZ 85281
Phone: (480) 947-3712
Fax: (480) 949-7902
Udupi offers up the spicy and flavorful cuisine of India to the Phoenix metro area. What makes Udupi even more special is the fact that the entire menu is vegetarian, with a good number of completely vegan dishes as well. The dishes are so delicious and flavorful, carnivores will never miss the meat. House specialties not to be missed include dishes like the Gobi Manchurian and Puri Bhaji. Don't worry if the extensive menu seems intimidating, the friendly staff can help you put together your perfect meal.
Villa Peru, as the name might imply, serves up mouthwatering traditional Peruvian dishes. From the more complex, special occasion dishes to beloved comfort foods like ají de gallena (chile chicken), Villa Peru will give you a true culinary cross-section of this "New World" cuisine. Everything is made to order in this casual and comfortable restaurant. Diners will truly feel like they've been transported to another country for just one meal.
Mijana Lebanese restaurant is a great place to explore your taste buds and introduce newer cuisines to your list of exotic palate. Sensuous belly dancers moving to traditional Middle-eastern music are on offer. Gorgeous, texturally-rich hummus and soft, fluffy pita bread, kababs and lamb roasts cooked in Lebanese spices featuring on the menu make the exotic Lebanese experience complete. The freshly-made, Sangria at Mijana is a popular drink among patrons.
The dreams of chef Damon Brasch were fulfilled when Green opened its doors to the people. This is a one of its kind vegetarian and vegan restaurant where all food is strictly vegetarian and organic and very health conscious. Every dish served at Greens has been painstakingly created by the chef inspired from different types and different methods of cooking, from all over the world. This place is a must visit for all vegetarians. And while you are here indulging in their heavenly delights, make sure to taste their all famous "vegan ice-cream".
Located in the South of Scottsdale, George's Famous Gyros serves Greek, Mediterranean and American delicacies; all inexpensively priced. George's menu has an overwhelming list of sandwiches, gyros, burgers, hot dogs and pastas. Its affordable meal pricing attracts the neighborhood employees often during lunch time. The Gyro plate from George's has hearty portions enough to be shared by two and this definitely adds to its popularity.
The Salt Cellar Restaurant may be a bit hard to find, but the seafood here is hard to beat. Look for the skylight protruding from the grass at the corner of Hayden and McKellips and go on in for some of the finest coastal preparations in town. Be sure to make it for their award-winning happy hour. A handwritten menu of the day's fresh catch including king crab, lobster, shrimp, clams, crab cakes and oysters will give you a whiff on what to order. Owners Richard and Cindy Huie maintain the highest quality without compromising on service.
Made in a press pot, the coffee in Pesto Prima is a treat for the senses with its unique aroma, flavor and texture. If you find the delectable food hard to resist, it's thanks to chef Nathan Liggett's combination of fresh ingredients and expert skills in the kitchen. Known for their reasonable pricing, the Iced Chai and Java Mocha Blast are variations to the traditional cup of tea and coffee. Do not forget to order the Croissant Breakfast Sandwich or the Bagel Breakfast Sandwich for a wholesome start to the day.
The popular Mexican fast food place delights with its all day breakfast options, tacos as well as combination meals. A blessing for the night owls, Fiesta Burrito is one of the few stellar food options in the city that remains open till late. The functional interiors don't leave much for imagination while the little outdoor patio offers an airier setting. For those in a hurry, the restaurant offers take out. From breakfast burritos to chimichangas, Fiesta promises a flavorful and satisfying Mexican meal for all.
This tiny, simply furnished tapas bar and cafe is a great place to explore the subtle seasonings and indigenous ingredients of Spain. A tapas/wine/beer bar sits before you as you enter this small storefront space. Rincon Espanol's small bites of Iberian specialties, hot and cold meat, vegetable and seafood appetizers and sandwiches come individually or as combination platters. Do not miss out on the paella which is incredible to say the least.
There are few restaurants in the Phoenix area with surroundings quite so scenic as Gertrude's, located inside the Desert Botanical Garden. The menu is seasonal, so it changes often, but always includes fresh, local ingredients sourced from Arizona and the Southwest. Dishes come take their inspiration from all over, with past menu items including dishes like Bangers & Mash, smoked salmon "tartare" and smoked beef brisket to name just a few. The bar features a great selection of craft beers, cocktails and wines to accompany your meal. Whenever the weather is permitting, make sure you grab a table outside so you can enjoy the beautiful scenery.
China Gate serves up all kinds of Asian delicacies. Ranging from Mandarin to Mongolian, the food here is well prepared and nicely presented. A sampling of menu items include Yui-Shan Chicken, Kung Pao lobster and "Swinging in the Stars", which is chicken, shrimp, beef and pork with scallions, Oriental vegetables surrounded by shrimp with a special sauce.
If you’re looking for a casual bar where you can kick back at, then you’ll have to stop by Flicka’s Baja Cantina in Old Scottsdale. For over a decade, Flicka’s has been a favorite hangout for locals and out-of-towners alike. Stop by on Taco Tuesday or Taco Thursday, order some food and a cold one and then simply relax on their beach-style patio. Menu selections include appetizers and chips, Baja specialties like Famous Fajitas, the Cajun Shrimp Meal and the Flicka Fajita Sandwich as well as American specialties like burgers, the All American Dog and more. Sometimes there is a DJ on Friday nights and live music on Saturdays, check out their calendar for more details.