Downtown Phoenix is home to several trendy bars perfect for winding down after a long day or kicking off a night on the town. Here are the best bars in downtown Phoenix if you’re looking for a good time.
7. George and Dragon English Pub
4240 N Central Ave, Phoenix
Hours: Daily 11 AM-2 PM
George and Dragon English Pub is the place for you if you’re looking for a good time and some delicious food. This popular downtown Phoenix bar offers a wide selection of drinks and some truly fantastic food. The atmosphere is cozy and inviting, and the patrons are some of the friendliest around. You’ll never regret a visit to George and Dragon English Pub.
6. Bitter & Twisted Cocktail Parlour (temporarily closed)
1 W Jefferson St, Phoenix
Hours: Tuesday-Thursday 4 PM-12 AM, Friday & Saturday 4 PM-1 AM, closed on Sunday and Monday
Bitter & Twisted Cocktail Parlour is one of the hottest bars in downtown Phoenix, and it’s perfect for kicking off a night on the town. The drinks are original and classic, and the dim lighting and vintage feel make it a cozy place to relax. The staff is fantastic and always happy to help you find the perfect drink. Be sure to order the Taste the Rainbow. This drink is one of the most delicious you’ll ever have. It’s sweet, fruity, refreshing, and perfect for enjoying a hot day.
5. Lacuna Kava Bar
821 N 3rd St Suite 12, Phoenix
Hours: Daily 11 AM-11 PM, Thursday-Saturday until midnite
Lacuna Kava Bar is an excellent option if you’re looking for a unique downtown Phoenix bar that doesn’t serve alcohol. This kava bar offers an eclectic atmosphere and delicious drinks that will help you relax and unwind. Some of the standout drink options include the yummy Citrus Funk Kratom Infusion. Whether you’re looking for a place to meet up with friends or relax after a long day, Lacuna Kava Bar is worth checking out.
4. Pigtails Downtown
1 E Washington St #128, Phoenix
Hours: Monday-Thursday 4 PM-12 AM, Friday 4 PM-2 AM, Saturday 2 PM-2 AM, Sunday 2 PM-10 PM
If you’re looking for a great place to go for a date night, Pigtails is the perfect spot. This downtown Phoenix hidden gem is small and intimate, and the cocktails are fresh and original. The outstanding staff is always happy to help you find what you’re looking for. The food is also fantastic and perfect for sharing with friends. Try the Unusual Occurrences or Espresso Martini when you visit Pigtails Downtown. These cocktails are some of the finest in the house and are just right for enjoying on a date night. The atmosphere here is ideal for enjoying a quiet evening with your loved one.
3. Stardust Pinbar
401 W Van Buren St suite c, Phoenix
Hours: Monday-Wednesday 4 PM-12 AM, Thursday 4 PM-1 AM, Friday 4 PM-2 AM & Saturday 12 PM-2 AM, Sunday 12 PM-12 AM
If you’re looking for a great place to go for a night out, Stardust Pinbar is the place for you. This downtown Phoenix bar is all about pinball and is home to some of the most impressive games in the city. The drinks are original and delicious, and the music is perfect for enjoying a few drinks with friends. We love that this bar is so much fun and is probably the most fun bar in a 10-mile radius. Be sure to try the Moon Age Daydream, Bad Bunny, or Ziggy Pop when visiting Stardust Pinbar. These drinks are perfect for enjoying while you play some pinball. The atmosphere here is ideal for having a good time with friends.
2. The Whining Pig Downtown
201 E Washington St #104, Phoenix
Hours: Sunday-Thursday 3 PM-10 PM, Friday & Saturday until midnite
The Whining Pig is a great place to go for drinks before a Diamondbacks game. The vast craft beer selection is perfect for finding the ideal glass to enjoy while you watch the game. The sandwiches are fantastic, and the fall-off-the-bone tender wings are some of the most delicious in Phoenix. The atmosphere here is just right for enjoying a game or a relaxing evening with friends. We love that tabletop games are available if you want to take a break from drinking. The staff is always happy to help you find what you’re looking for.
1. Little Rituals
132 S Central Ave 4th Floor, Phoenix
Hours: Tuesday-Thursday 5 PM-11 PM, Friday & Saturday 5 PM-1 AM
If you’re looking for a delicious drink in a relaxed setting, Little Rituals is the perfect place to go and our top spot on the list. This Phoenix bar was voted one of the top four bars in the country by Tales of the Cocktail Spirited Awards. It’s home to some of the highest quality spirits in the country. You can find it on the 4th floor of the Marriott Courtyard and Residence Inn. The bartenders here are passionate about their craft and take pride in creating creative and delicious cocktails. The food is also fantastic and perfect for sharing with friends. Try the award-winning cocktails made here: The Midnight Snack, Bad & Boozy, Sidepiece, or just your regular Daiquiri.
The incredible views of downtown Phoenix from Little Rituals are a perfect way to relax and take in the sights and sounds of the city. The vibe here is ideal for grabbing a few drinks with friends and enjoying a conversation.