From coffee to cocktails and everything in between, quench your thirst at these local libation hot spots.
Chestnut Fine Foods & Provisions
Breakfast and lunch are served from 8 am to 4 pm daily, and a Bar Menu is available from 4 to 9 pm Thursday to Saturday. Get there early for the homemade Pop-Tarts and wash them down with one of their fresh-squeezed juices or coffee concoctions, like the Lavender Honey Latte. www.chestnutaz.com
Looking for an affordable glass of wine and a bite to eat? Postino offers a seasonal wine-based cocktail menu to pair with their tasty dishes like their famous bruschetta, panini sandwiches and savory salads. www.postinowinecafe.com
Reservations are highly encouraged to secure a 90-minute spot for an immersive cocktail experience in the interior of a Presidential Pullman train (Platform 18), a 19th century New Orleans apothecary (Grey Hen Rx), or the hull of a clipper ship sailing the Pacific Ocean (UnderTow). The innovative cocktails are served by some of the best bartenders in town. www.centurygrandphx.com
Gin & Reel
Gin and Reel is a hidden bar behind The Stir Coffee Bar on High Street. You need a password to enter, but the password is found in the coffee shop. Through the vintae phone booth is a quaint cocktail lounge reminiscent of 1920's “old Hollywood” and include classic cocktails such as the Manhattan, Sazerac, Gimlet, or Vesper. www.thestircoffeebar.com
Dynamite Beer Co.
Dynamite Beer Company is a beer & wine taproom + bottle shop on the NW Corner of Dynamite Blvd & Tatum Blvd. Nestled among the neighborhoods just 5 minujtes north of the 101, the locally owned taproom springs up like an oasis in the desert! The team is dedicated to bringing neighbors the best beer, wine, food and chill vibes in a community gathering place to call your own. www.dynamitebeer.com
Press Coffee has become an Arizona staple among specialty coffee enthusiasts while earning national recognition for their coffees. Remaining quality driven and community focused, Press Coffee not only supports Arizona charities but the coffee farmers around the world supplying the brand's passion. Visit their flagship location, The Roastery in the heart of Phoenix just off Shea and the 51 freeway! www.presscoffee.com