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24 Carrots

A much-loved corner of the Valley is located in southern Tempe, at the Tempe Square Shopping Center — better known as the adobe-style strip mall home of Changing Hands Tempe, Trader Joe’s, and 24...
Vegetarian, Bakery, Frozen Yogurt, Health, Ice Cream, Organic, Smoothies, Specialties, Vegan
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Old Town Taste

We’ve described Old Town Taste as a strip mall Chinese restaurant — easily spotted by the bright-red neon sign when cruising through Tempe — with a Sichuan bent, overseen by owners Xiohan Xu and...
Chinese
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Haji Baba Middle Eastern Food

A no-frills Middle Eastern grocer and counter-service joint, Haji-Baba serves well all who enter: students from nearby ASU, lunching business-casual types, families, couples, and...
Middle Eastern, Restaurants
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Cafe Lalibela

No one lives in Tempe for long without hearing, “You’ve got to try Cafe Lalibela.” The husband-and-wife-run Ethiopian restaurant has occupied a strip mall suite for decades, and given that its...
Ethiopian, Restaurants
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Umami

At Umami, your experience depends on a variety of factors. Sometimes, it’s a relaxing, open-air spot to slurp ramen, with a low-volume sports game on in the background. Other times, there’s a live...
Ramen, Restaurants
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Jollof King

The exterior is pure strip mall, the interior is modern and sleek, and the setup is quick-service and buffet style. But the food from the 2018-established Jollof King in south Tempe goes back...
African
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Ghost Ranch

Set way south of ASU and the scatterings of dining options in downtown Tempe, Ghost Ranch has made a big name for itself in the short time it’s been in operation. The locally owned restaurant is...
Southwestern
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Cotton & Copper

This south Tempe “public house,” a dim but warm space vaguely reminiscent of an old saloon, is surely one of the most Arizonan restaurants in the Valley. Sean Traynor, proprietor and captain of a...
Southwestern
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The Cornish Pasty Co.

This small chain of English-focused, somewhat-metal-themed restaurants is either referred to as Cornish or Pasty, depending on which circles you travel in, but never just Cornish Pasty. (We’re in...
English, Fusion, Irish, Bars and Clubs
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Bao Chow

Bao Chow has a gem of a menu in an unlikely setting — a classic Tempe music venue. For years, Yucca Tap Room served decent bar food, sure, but in 2017, Bao Chow became the entirety of the...
Asian

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