It’s ten o’clock, you’re hungry, and your usual dinner haunt is shuttered for the evening. But don’t turn into the fast food drive-through just yet. We’ve got the details on top spots to tuck into a late-night meal in Phoenix.
Few things top off a night downtown like a Little Birdy—fried chicken and cheddar on a biscuit—and beer from this cozy neighborhood spot. They’re closed Mondays, but open 5 p.m.- 2 a.m. the rest of the week (hours may vary seasonally).
929 E Pierce St, Phoenix 85006
This hip downtown bar is open til 1:30 a.m. seven nights a week, and serves up appetizers, pizzas, sandwiches and dessert until 1 a.m.
40 N. First St, Phoenix 85004
What do you get when a cafe walks into a bar? Downtown Phoenix's The Grand is open 24/7 and is serving up all of your late night cravings. Whether you choose the gooey mac-and cheese or The Grand Burger, you'll probably be back the next morning for breakfast.
718 N Central Ave, Phoenix
Copper Blues may be known for its more than 50 taps and live music, but they also serve late-night bites from 2 a.m. on Fridays and Saturdays.
50 W Jefferson St., Phoenix 85003
A busy late-night spot, Fez offers either a regular menu or a bar menu until midnight during the week and until 1 a.m. during the weekend.
105 W Portland St, Phoenix 85003
The menu at the Crescent Ballroom includes burgers, burritos and more and makes a great end of the night stop. The kitchen stays open until 12 a.m. every day of the week.
308 N. 2nd Avenue, Phoenix 85003
Enjoy Irish fare like Shepherd’s Pie, corned beef and cabbage, or salads or sandwiches until midnight on weekdays, Thursday til 1 a.m., and Fridays and Saturdays all the way 'til 2 a.m.
18 W Monroe St, Phoenix
On Fridays and Saturdays, Moira’s kitchen is serving flavorful, fresh Japanese fusion—and your late-night sushi fix—until 2 a.m.
215 E. McKinley St. Ste. 102, Phoenix 85004
If you're craving old-school pizza, you can find your fix at this Grand Avenue shop that took home awards for best slice in the city in 2015 and 2016 from Phoenix New Times. The best part? It's open til 4 a.m.
1031 Grand Ave, Phoenix
The "all-day" breakfast-heavy menu runs into the 3 a.m. mark on weekends (midnight on weekdays) with specials like waffles, chilaquiles, biscuits and gravy, and crowd-favorite crepes.
333 E Roosevelt St, Phoenix
Late-night food isn't all unhealthy bar snacks and burgers: Urban Beans, open 24 hours, serves up entirely plant-based and vegan/vegetarian breakfast, lunch and cafe offerings 'round the clock.
3508 N 7th St, #100, Phoenix
The Vig is a mix of fun-meets-upscale: backyard bocce ball and signature cocktails gather together under one patio. In the evening, the kitchen kicks off a special late-night menu at 10 p.m. featuring shareable bites and comfort food.
Arcadia (open til 2 a.m.): 4041 N 40th St, Phoenix 85018
Uptown (open til 12 a.m. Wednesday and Sunday; 1 a.m. Thursday, and 2 a.m. Friday-Saturday): 6015 N 16th St., Phoenix 85014
McCormick Ranch (Thursday til midnight and Friday-Saturday til 1 a.m.): 7345 N Via Paseo Del Sur, Scottsdale
Fillmore (open til 12 a.m.; Fridays and Saturdays 2 a.m.): 606 N. 4th Ave, Phoenix 85003
McDowell Mountain (Thursday til midnight and Friday-Saturday til 1 a.m.): 10199 E Bell Rd, Scottsdale
Technically not a restaurant, but still a Phoenix late-night staple, the Nogales Hot Dog stand serves up some of the city’s best Sonoran-style hot dogs to enjoy after a long night out. They’re open until midnight Monday – Thursday and Sunday, and until 1:00 am Friday and Saturday.
1945 East Indian School, Phoenix 85016
Stop in to Lux Central for a savory Dutch pancake, pulled pork on a brioche bun or vegetable risotto. Lux Central features a changing daily menu with dinner served until 12 a.m.
4402 N Central Ave, Phoenix 85012
This retro spot located on 16th Street in Phoenix serves up 50’s fun along with their signature burgers and fries 24 hours a day, seven days a week.
5220 N 16th St, Phoenix 85016
If it’s a late-night burger you crave, Delux is the place. Enjoy one of their signature burgers with a mini grocery basket of fries until 2 a.m. daily.
3146 E Camelback Rd, Phoenix 85016
Craving trendy late night eats? Check out this brewery’s variety of dishes, such as a chicken Waldorf wrap or Italian farm salad until midnight daily.
4900 E Indian School Rd, Phoenix 85018
In addition to a variety of beer and beer cocktails, Armadillo Grill serves a late night munchies menu featuring small bites such as fried pickles until 12 a.m. weekdays and 1 a.m. on Thursday-Saturday.
1904 E Camelback Rd, Phoenix 85016
The super-chic, brick-walled interior of EVO sets the mood late into the night with a full menu of decadent Italian favorites until 1:30 a.m. and drinks until 2 a.m. And hey, at 1:30 a.m, it's technically morning: Dig into the "brunch after dark" menu for mimosas, waffles, biscuits and gravy, steak and eggs and breakfast pizza.
4175 N Goldwater Blvd, Scottsdale
On Fridays and Saturdays, head upstairs in this chic Scottsdale locale for a special late menu (11 p.m.-1 a.m.) with WTF biscuits with seasonal jam, pasta de noche, falafel with whipped feta or nibbles on a chef's board.
4166 N Scottsdale Rd, Scottsdale
This hip spot near Scottsdale’s nightlife is known for their cocktails (try a moscow mule) and delicious burgers and sandwiches. The kitchen is open until 12:30 a.m. daily.
7353 Scottsdale Mall, Scottsdale 85251
Pig & Pickle offers a late night menu each night until 1.am. Some snacks and plates include udon noodles with peanuts, a tot of the day, duck fat fries, fried brussel sprouts, a ground pork burger and many more.
2922 N Hayden Rd, Scottsdale 85251
Cornish Pasty Co. serves up dishes from Cornwall inspired by the lunches of miners. Enjoy their pasties (pronounced PASS-TEE) until midnight Monday-Saturday.
Tempe: 960 W. University Dr., Tempe 85281
Scottsdale: 3800 N Goldwater Blvd, Scottsdale 85251
Downtown Phoenix: 7 W Monroe St, Phoenix
The eatery’s neighborhood north Scottsdale and Paradise Valley locations offer a late-night menu with half-off wine bottles and $10 burger and fries, steak plates and pretzel boards til midnight.
Paradise Valley: 10810 Tatum Blvd #126, Phoenix 85028
North Scottsdale Distillery: 15681 N Hayden Rd #112, Scottsdale 85260
Enjoy a pizza, burger or any of the other many choices on Four Peaks late-night menu along with a pint of local beer. The kitchen is open until 1 a.m. daily.
Yep, there are oysters to be had at Casey's, a popular patio spot with lots of seating and food options til 1 a.m. such as fried oysters, shrimp boats, crab cakes, tacos, sandwiches and drink specials.
850 S Ash Ave, Tempe
Open daily til 2 a.m., the late night happy hour menu Thursday-Sunday kicks off at 10 p.m. with pretzel, pub wing, potato skin and more appetizers, plus sweet endings like Bailey's bread and butter pudding and a Guinness chocolate brownie.
17045 N 59th Ave #103, Glendale
Get your fill of Korean BBQ, stir fry, sushi and more until 1 a.m. Monday-Thursday and until 2 a.m. Friday-Saturday.
4920 W Thunderbird Rd Ste 117, Glendale