Eat and Drink

One of the world's best cocktail bars can be discovered in a simulated train experience, where you'll feel as though you're navigating the expansive terrain of the Rocky Mountains.

Platform 18 is an eccentric speakeasy that offers guests craft cocktails for the duration of a 90-minute train "ride."

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If you've ever wanted beach vacation vibes while in Scottsdale, this wine bar is the perfect spot to check out. Wine Girl in Old Town Scottsdale is the perfect boho sip-and-swing destination, with turf carpeting, several swings to relax on, and the ultimate vacay atmosphere.

You can unwine-d surrounded by lush plants and decor that makes you feel like you've escaped to the tropics.

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Brunch has a special place in everyone's heart; there's no going wrong with this meal.

Hash Kitchen in Phoenix is continually coming up with new and exciting menu items like its Mega Mimosa.

These giant boba cocktails are about the size of your head and contain an entire bottle of champagne!

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Heads up, wine-lovers, you don't have to travel to Italy to get all the Tuscan vineyard vibes. Page Springs Cellars in Arizona is tucked in the mountains and has some genuinely stunning backdrops that'll make you forget you're in the desert. It's like taking a trip to Europe — no passport required. 

Page Springs Cellars in Cornville, Arizona, is like stepping into a Hallmark movie.

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If you're tired of ordering the same thing from Starbucks, you'll love this list. These pumpkin spice drinks in Phoenix are perfect if you're looking to up your beverage game. Are you ready to fall in love all over again?

There are a variety of yummy shops in the Valley that are dishing out delicious PS items.

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If you're looking to try something new but don't necessarily want to travel far, this list has some perfect suggestions. These unique restaurants in Phoenix all offer something individual that you won't find elsewhere. It's worth driving across The Valley to check these out. 

Whether you're looking for something adventurous, something quaint, or something altogether wild, this list is full of exciting spots in the city.

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For anyone looking for a change of scenery without leaving the Phoenix area, this speakeasy is the perfect hangout. Pigtails Cocktail Bar in Phoenix is like a hidden tropical oasis. You wouldn't even know it was there, and then suddenly, you'll find yourself in a tiki paradise. 

Pigtails Cocktail Bar in Phoenix is full of surprises. There are full walls made of plants, secret staircases, and there's even an exit hidden behind a bookshelf.

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For fans of Martha & Snoops Potluck Dinner Party, these wild wine pairings are seriously going to excite. Arizona Hops and Vines has some super unique features, including a petting zoo and free Cheetos with your wine. It may sound a little zany, but don't knock it until you try it! 

Arizona Hops and Vines in Sonoita, Arizona, was established with the intent of being different than other wineries.

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Beer and wine flights are always fun to get, but what about a bacon one? The Oink Cafe in Paradise Valley offers flights of eight different kinds of bacon; it even comes on an adorable pig-shaped flight board. Try them all and determine your favorite, although it might be a tough decision. 

The Oink Cafe is known for its bacon. Even the doorway is marked "Bacon Lovers' Entrance." 

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Sparkle! If you need a little magic in your life, Mango Rabbit Boba in Tempe has new unicorn smoothies that are magical AF. It'll make your tastebuds and dreams come true with a single sip.

Only a short drive from the city, Mango Rabbit boasts an extensive menu with treats like bubble tea, shakes, ice cream, and more.

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Let the good times flow. If you're looking for the most refreshing way to get tipsy this season, Arizona Hops and Vines has got you covered. Their sangria wine slushies taste as good as they look.

It might almost be September, but here in the desert, the sun never stops shining

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If good times and some serious tan lines are in your foreseeable future, you should add these bad boys to the list! Emilio's Tacos and Hotdogs in Phoenix serves up some of the wildest and freshest drinks around. You can sip on the most extra beverages that look and taste like summer in a cup.

For Arizonans living in the Valley, cooling off never looked so good. 

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