A little GNO is probably in order by now, right? After a long week, it’s likely one of the best ways to kick back — just grabbing a brew or playing a game with your buds. But, Where can the guys go to have a night out? If you haven’t figured out a good spot for a night out with the guys, here are a few top-notch suggestions around the Valley!
2125 N 24th St, Phoenix, AZ 85008
First things first: you need a beer. If you and the rest of your posse are looking to loosen up, This Phoenix taproom is well known for its community feel and its quality brews. Whether you want a classic porter like the Black Caddis or an IPA like the Wren House collaboration with Wiley Roots Brewing, known as Phoenix Lights, you’re bound to find something worth drinking here.
20 W 6th St, Tempe, AZ 85281
You can get back to the simple things in a place like Snakes & Lattes, where board games and card games reign supreme. If you and your fellow game night buds want to play tabletop, you’ve got a lot to choose from in-house strategy games, party games, and more are available to use — along with a full-service bar, coffee shop, and restaurant concept!
401 W Van Buren St Suite B, Phoenix, AZ 85003
If the biggest thing you’re needing is a quality pie, look no further. Ziggy’s Magic Pizza Shop offers great pizza — and they offer something else you’ll want to try! Namely, they have pinball machines to keep you entertained before or after you and the guys grab a slice.
3105 S Fair Ln #100, Tempe, AZ 85282
Who the hell doesn’t want to throw an ax? It’s one of those perfectly-curated activities that let a group get out their weekly frustrations with something that makes you feel like an absolute badass. If you and your friends are looking to feel like badasses on your night out, Lumberjaxes is an ax-throwing venue that stays open until 10 p.m.!
801 N 2nd St UNIT 100, Phoenix, AZ 85004
It’s not every day you get to enjoy the arcade anymore. In fact, you probably have to save it for guys’ night out, unless you’ve got a Mortal Kombat machine in your home. That said, there is a place you can find plenty of arcade games: Cobra Arcade Bar, the hot spot for people to enjoy some alcoholic beverages while playing their favorite oldies!
3400 S Country Club Rd, Tucson, AZ 85713
Whether it’s the Southern Arizona All-Stars baseball games or a night of disc golf on the Sam Lena course, there’s a lot to enjoy about the Kino Sports Complex. You and your group can stay active while also getting some quality time in, or just enjoy the all-stars while kicking back all season.
730 S Mill Ave #102, Tempe, AZ 85281
Yes, we’re capping it off with another cold one. If you need to double down on beer, you can also head to Pedal Haus Brewery, where bar food like burgers and wings are easy enough to find — and where the beer flows smoothly at any of their three locations!