Steak Sandwich at Essence Bakery Cafe
It's really kind of surprising that more people don't talk about Essence Bakery Cafe -- it's one of the best places for lunch in Tempe, situated in that building on University that was the longtime home of Sabuddy (R.I.P.).
Seemed like they were doing a pretty good lunch business.
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