2500 East Lucky Lane
Flagstaff, AZ 86004
Phone: (928) 226-7111
Fax: (928) 226-1660
Bars & Cafes
This little coffeehouse located in Flagstaff's Eastside neighborhood is a perfect place to unwind after a day exploring town or any other part of Northern Arizona. The baristas serve a varied cornucopia of coffee concoctions in addition to Italian sodas, pastries and if you can answer the day's trivia question, you receive a discount on your drink. Wicked Coffee also has a quick drive-thru service window to pick-up your java if you're in a hurry.
Cultured Cafe, located just east of the Northern Arizona University campus, is known for its fine crafted coffee, laid-back atmosphere and superb self-serve yogurt. The staff is very knowledgeable and the baristas can make your coffee any way you wish, whether its made with a slow-drip Chemex or a flat white, it will come out perfect. Other drinks and sundries they offer include teas, herbal infusions and small bites like bagels, scones, granola and cookies.
You will just have to stop by to find out. Other than the mysterious pies, this popular Flagstaff brewpub offers ales that have been made on-site, using traditional brewing methods. The menu offers cuisine that is both made with, and matches well with, the beers. So grab a seat at the bar and hoist a mug of Mogollon's best. The atmosphere is friendly and the place virtually screams "brew pub" with its production paraphernalia. Both bar and table seating are available for dining. Live music is offered six nights a week. Pizzas, sandwiches and a few hot items are offered with its house-brewed beers as a main ingredient.
The quintessential local bar for drinks and music, The Green Room always has superb libations and a mixture of sounds. The beer tap selection features some local suds that keeps the regulars coming back. They have special events lined up throughout the week, like DJ nights, ladies nights, live shows, and much more. On the whole, it's a great place to head to for your weekly dose of fun.
Located in a historic carriage house in downtown Flagstaff, the Brix offers organic, American fare with many if not all of their ingredients raised within Northern Arizona and the Four Corners region. Inside guests will find spacious surroundings to dine and on the ever-changing menu, they'll see rotations that include classics the like duck breast, lamb sirloin and a charcuterie board. It's open for dinner only, and if you can't make it here, the sister restaurants Criollo and Proper Meats + Provisions are two other superb options for local, sustainable food.
Located in the historic Hotel Monte Vista, the Rendezvous is a spot that serves strong coffee and by day and potent cocktails at night. They serve superb Intelligentsia Coffee and, whether you're a guest at the hotel or not, it's always a nice place to stop in for a cup. At night, the bar stocks a large selection of top-shelf liquors and the barmen and barwomen are always convivial. In fact, if you're lucky they may regale you with a ghost story or two while you sip your drink.
Located in the historic Monte Vista Hotel, this lounge attracts locals as well as those who have booked rooms in the hotel upstairs. Legend has it that the entire hotel is haunted, and some people have allegedly seen a 'ephemeral dancing couple' that takes the floor on occasion. Nonetheless, there's live music almost every night that runs the gamut, from blues to rock and everything in-between.
Since it's most often frequented by locals en route to the office or students on the way to class, this cute coffee shop still gives a sense of how important the railway is to both historic and present-day Flagstaff. It specializes in organic, exotic and special estate-blend coffees roasted on the premises. Cookies, muffins, breads and brownies are baked on-site as well. Although this coffee shop is small, there is a small seating area. However, most customers take their drink to-go.
Flagstaff could be considered a paradise for those who enjoy beer because of the great breweries that are located here, like the Beaver Street Brewery, Flagstaff Brewing Company, Lumberyard and Hops on Birch. And though it's not a brewery per se, the beers here are all wonderfully crafted. They vary from local award winners to imported European heavyweights and in addition to great beers, HOB has live events throughout the week, some of which include live music, spoken word and trivia nights.
This is one of Flagstaff's most popular places for those of the non-nightclub set, especially those of the vegetarian persuasion. Works by local artists grace the walls, and the menu includes everything from amaranth to tempeh. The outdoor deck is a favorite place to sip an espresso and read, or discuss current events and environmental issues. Remember, this is a laid-back kind of place, so don't expect speedy service.
Climb the stairs to this building's second floor and you'll find yourself in a world of wine. This shop is a haven for oenophiles, offering the area's largest and best selection of wines by the glass plus bottles and accessories to-go. It also serves a limited appetizer menu and features live jazz music in a smoke-free atmosphere. The shop regularly schedules wine tasting events that highlight local grapes from the nearby Verde Valley and other hidden viticulture regions around Arizona.
A '50s soda fountain atmosphere and a seemingly endless variety of old-fashioned, homemade ice cream treats will entice kids of any age into this downtown ice cream parlor. The place is also well known around town for its juicy Kosher hot dogs, huge sandwiches and freshly-brewed coffees. Menu items run from less than a dollar up to about $5. This is a paradise for ice cream connoisseurs.